Weaving Hope for the Future

Weaving Hope for the Future

Trivial as it sounds, a single piece of clothing can greatly determine how you not only feel about yourself but also the world around you. It’s not a surprise when I say that for many teens what you wear and how you wear it results in our self-confidence or lack...
It’s Hard to Imagine…

It’s Hard to Imagine…

Even with my short time as the Oak Ridge Ambassador for Threads of Care, I still know and see the extent of hard work that is put into establishing this wonderful organization! As we’re preparing for our first clothing drive, we’ve encountered a few expected and...
Threads of Dreams

Threads of Dreams

“I don’t design clothes, I design dreams.” -Ralph Lauren This quote seems odd coming from a fashion designer and philanthropist, and it is a little juvenile to assume that a single shirt with that well-known symbol embroidered over the chest can truly make dreams come...
Spreading Hope and Joy

Spreading Hope and Joy

What warms your heart the most? What gives you that feeling of satisfaction like no other? What gives you pure joy? I’ve been asking these questions to myself a lot lately. Being a senior this year, I am basically supposed to have my whole life figured out, right?...
The Forgotten America

The Forgotten America

Dear America, Standing silent, watching the crowds go by and Sitting lonely, what shall we do when the money is through? We’re falling to pieces, ignored in the streets like a poor-structured thesis, With no one who cares, we’re only dreaming that somebody dares To...