During the pirate fest , I saw one of my friends who said she heard there was a reporter from the NY Times wandering around to experience all the Tybee pirate fun! Sure enough, the reporter went back to NYC and wrote about our little island and even better- put the story on the front page of the Fashion and Style section! True, the story was about Pirate Fashion, but fashion is fashion. I watch Project Runway and see what they create! Read this article and you’d better start working on your Pirate Fest outfit for next year! Like I said earlier…. Mermaid Pirates…..