“Style File” column for Jan. 1, 2013

Becky Harris, spotted at the Baton Rouge Symphony's 'Home for the Holidays' concert.
Becky Harris, spotted at the Baton Rouge Symphony's 'Home for the Holidays' concert.

NAME: Becky Harris.

AGE: “I am 51 years young.”

OCCUPATION: Vice president of finance for VIP International

Tell us about what you’re wearing.

“A black cashmere knee-length dress with half sleeves and natural silver fox collar by SOFIA and black leather Armani boots.”

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

“Always wear what looks and feels good on you.”

What’s your favorite trend right now?

“It’s always fun to purchase accessories to complete the look.”

Finish this sentence. I splurge on...

“I love to shop for the newest bright colors of the season.”

I skimp on...

“I usually avoid a purchase of the here today, gone tomorrow trends.”

Are you a shoe or handbag kind of woman?

“I love shoes, especially boots in the winter.”

How many pairs do you own?

“Lots, but my husband still outspends me on his collection of boots.”

Name a celebrity whose closet you’d like to raid.

“Kate Middleton knows how to put an outfit together.”

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

“I enjoy skin care products, especially body lotions.”

What was your worst fashion mistake?

“I don’t think putting a wave in my hair at 28 was a good idea.”

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

“I have a few custom-made articles given to me as a gift. I would definitely grab what I could!”

Pam Bordelon

Advocate staff writer