STYLE FILE: Dawn Dicharry

Name: Dawn Dicharry

AGE: 38

OCCUPATION: Operations manager at Louisiana Radio Network and Tiger Rag

Tell us about what you’re wearing. “An Ann Taylor blouse, INC leggings and leopard-print pumps by Gianni Bini.”

What’s the best fashion advice you’ve ever gotten? “Always look your best; your appearance is the first impression someone will have of you.”

What’s your favorite fashion trend right now? “Colorful tops and pants. Although, I’m not following that trend today!”

Finish these sentences ... I splurge on ... “Whatever I like but mostly handbags.”

I skimp on ... “Not much! I do like a good bargain, though!”

Are you a shoe or handbag woman? “Ugh … that’s a tough one. I’d have to say both, because I feel like I would being lying if I said one or the other.”

How many do you have? “Too many! It’s time to get rid of some and replace with new ones!”

Name a celebrity whose closet you’d like to raid. “Kelly Ripa, I like her style.”

What one beauty product can’t you live without? “MAC lipstick in ‘Sandy B.’”

What was your worst fashion mistake? “Big hair in the ’80s.”

Your house is on fire and you can only grab one thing, what would it be? “My jewelry box and my dad’s sweatshirt.”

Pam Bordelon

Advocate staff writer