“Style File” column for March 5, 2013

Prudy Bennett
Prudy Bennett

NAME: Prudy Bennett

AGE: “Young at heart”

OCCUPATION: Owner of Home Oil Co.

Tell us about what you’re wearing:

“Black leggings and a crisp white shirt with a Chico’s belt paired with an Alberto Mikali vest and a fun scarf, and fuchsia-colored flats and belt.”

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

“Wear color.”

What’s your favorite fashion trend right now?

“Fun scarves and accessories.”

Finish these sentences: I splurge on …

“Everything.”

I skimp on

“Nothing.”

Are you a shoe or handbag kind of woman?

“Put the shoes in the bag; I’ll take ‘em both.”

How many do you own?

“Never enough.”

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

“Merle Norman Foundation Primer Plus.”

What was your worst fashion mistake?

“Shoulder pads that made me look like a linebacker.”

You house is on fire and you can grab one thing out of your closet — what would it be?

“GOSH, I hope that NEVER happens!!”

Pam Bordelon

Advocate staff writer