NAME: Kim Tureck, Baton Rouge
OCCUPATION: Clinical psychology Ph.D. student at LSU
Tell us about what you’re wearing.
“I got this at Loehmann’s, which we don’t have here and I wish we did. It’s just a sundress and flip-flops.”
Who or what most influences your style?
“I have very classic style. I don’t pay attention to trends.”
What item do you find yourself buying over and over?
“I buy more shoes than I need. They will always fit.”
So you’re a shoe woman. How many pairs do you have?
“Probably 25 to 30.”
Finish this sentence. I splurge on …
“Nice handbags. I don’t have that many, but the ones I do have are fairly nice designer ones, so I know they will last.”
I skimp on …
“Tops to wear out at night from Forever 21 or Club Culture.”
What’s your favorite trend right now?
“I like long dresses. I can’t pull them off, but they look great on people who are really tall.”
What trend do you wish was already over?
“I’m not a huge fan of guys in wife-beater T-shirts.”
Name a celebrity whose closet you would like to raid.
“Christina Hendricks of ‘Mad Men.’”
What’s your favorite beauty product?
“Mascara from Maybelline.”
Your house is on fire and you can grab only one thing out of your closet. What would it be?
“I would grab my favorite dress I’ve worn to weddings and different events.”
Make us laugh. What was your biggest fashion mistake?
“In my teenage years I would wear jean shorts and heels.”