Aspiring designer creates her own prom dress

VACHERIE — Instead of shopping for a prom dress, Amaya Johnson of Vacherie decided to create one herself. The result was a dazzling blue mermaid-style gown with a rhinestone neckline and an elegant train. Johnson picked up a sewing machine for the first time at the beginning of the COVID-19 shutdown. With sewing classes closed … Continue reading Aspiring designer creates her own prom dress