NAME: Diane Lee, Baton Rouge - AGE: 61 - OCCUPATION: Retired.

Tell us about what you’re wearing.

“I’m wearing my own jewelry, and my purse is from T.J. Maxx. My dress is from Ross, and my sandals are from Fashion House Boutique.”

Who most influences your style?

“My mom was a big influence on me. She was a jazzy dresser.”

What’s the best fashion advice you’ve gotten?

“Wear what you’re comfortable in.”

What’s the most prominent color in your wardrobe?

“Of course, black. But I really do like bright colors.”

What’s your favorite trend in fashion right now?

“I like tunic tops.”

What trend do you wish was over?

“Platform shoes.”

Finish this sentence. I splurge on …


I skimp on …

“Trendy costume jewelry.”

Are you a shoe or handbag kind of woman?

“I like purses, but I’m definitely a shoe person.”

How many pairs do you have?

“Between 100 and 125 pairs.”

Name a celebrity whose closet you would like to raid.

“Patti LaBelle.”

What’s the one beauty product you can’t live without?

“Lipstick. I use Mary Kay.”

Your house is on fire and you can only grab one thing out of your closet. What would it be?

“My long mink.”