Style File for Feb. 26

NAME: Mary Grace Thurmon

AGE: 16

OCCUPATION: Hostess at
Juban’s Creole Restaurant

Tell us about what you’re wearing. “My skirt and tights are from Urban Outfitters, my shoes are Blowfish and my shirt is from the Goodwill (thrift store).”

What’s the best fashion advice you’ve ever gotten? “The best fashion advice is, ‘Fashion fades, only style is eternal.’” — Yves Saint Laurent.”

What’s your favorite trend right now? “My favorite trend right now is the high-waisted pant.”

Finish this sentence. I splurge on ... “Scarves.”

I skimp on ... “Leather jackets.”

Are you a shoe or handbag kind of woman? “Definitely a shoe person!”

How many pairs do you own? “I probably have about 40 pairs of shoes.”

Name a celebrity whose closet you’d like to raid. “I would love to raid Blake Lively’s closet!”

What’s the one beauty product you can’t live without? “I couldn’t live without my liquid eyeliner.”

What was your worst fashion mistake? “Probably every outfit I wore in middle school.”

Your house is on fire and you can grab only one thing out of your closet; what would it be? “I would definitely grab my taupe lace-up boots!”

Pam Bordelon

Advocate staff writer