Monday, October 26, 2015

Portrait photos of Lorah - Chelsea Hanson

Lorah Norman, a senior, Family Science major, crochets "cozies" and sells them to raise money for the National Alliance to End Homelessness.

Norman sells each "cozy" for $5 and donates 100 percent of the proceeds to

She has also added crocheted scarfs to her website, She plans to donate all of the proceeds from those sales as well.

Norman has attracted a majority of her customers at IFC tailgates, where she shows off her "cozies." Her Maryland and USA colors are the most popular, however, customers can request colors of their choice.

It takes about 45 minutes for Norman to crochet a "cozy." She offers two styles, one for a bottle and one for a can.