Caroline Calloway Just Wanted To Make Orchid Crowns For Her Friends
From there things spiraled. Calloway walked back the event’s promises of home-cooked lunch (read: salad), handmade orchid crowns, and elaborate care packages. As Calloway realized and communicated in real time that she was in over her head and did not have the proper experience or resources to plan a tour of this magnitude by herself, it was no longer just her fans who were watching. The rest of the world had picked up on the thread, reaching big names like
Seth Rogan and
Roxane Gay. But Calloway didn’t realize just how bad it had gotten until she checked her phone at lunch during her tour stop in D.C..