Local entrepreneur collabs with Target for Black History Month Collection

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Five days after officially launching her throw pillow collection, Dihandria Bright received an email from retail giant Target to feature her pillows in the company’s 9th annual Black History Month collection.& A Georgia native, Bright said the request shocked her, as she did not understand how the big-name corporation discovered her brand PillowScript, which launched in December 2021. Still, the company stumbled upon her “Love” pillow collection. Coincidently, the day Bright met with Target representatives was the same day she left her job of eight years. Bright left that meeting with two victories: she secured a collaboration with a major retailer while gaining assurance to follow her passion as a business owner. “The opportunities that I’ve been given have come from God.” Bright said.“I know that as long as I keep moving forward that he’s going to provide every supplication I need to make it.”& Now her “Shine” and “Glow” pillows are on shelves at Target stores nationwide and online.& “Keep a notebook by your bedside” In 2018, Bright watched a masterclass by Spanx founder Sarah Blakely on tips to drive your dreams to fruition. Blakely noted in her masterclass to always keep a notebook by your bedside in case...