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Weaving a Difference

Credit Kate Sweeney

This time of year, it’s possible to buy gifts that are made right here in town—from jewelry, to arts and crafts, to cheese-of-the-month  subscriptions at farms a short drive from the Perimeter. Hoping to connect with that buy-local trend is a local business that’s also trying to make a difference in the lives of its workers.

A conversation with Frederick Brown, a weaver at ReLoom

WABE’s Kate Sweeney visited the headquarters of re-Loom to spend some time with one of its employees.