The Krewe is thrilled to announce that Julia Reed, contributing editor at Elle Décor and Garden & Gun magazine, will serve as the 2014 Honorary Muse. Reed also contributes to The Wall Street Journal, Architectural Digest, and The New York Times, as well as to the websites Taigan.com and wowOwow.com. She is a frequent guest on MSNBC. Reed grew up in the Mississippi Delta and now lives in New Orleans. As an accomplished author and editor, she embodies the spirit and grace of a Muses woman.
Reed began her career at Newsweek magazine's Washington Bureau. For 20 years she was a contributing editor at Vogue, where her profile subjects including everyone from Oscar de la Renta, Robert Deniro and Sister Helen Prejean to George and Laura Bush, Condoleezza Rice, and Bill and Hillary Clinton.