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Talkin' fashion with a Pittsburgh girl: Leslie W.

Leslie talks about her her personal style and fashion.
Courtesy of Leslie W.

Pittsburgh girls know and love fashion! They know what colors look good on them, what designer looks they covet, and where to shop. Pittsburgh girls are more than just Pens jerseys and Terrible Towels, they are fashionistas! Leslie, a 28 year-old publications coordinator from Pittsburgh gabs about her personal style and fashion!

What is one store could you spend thousands of dollars on clothes in?

Nordstrom. Aside from having a vast array of product, they carry luxury and affordable items.

What is your favorite Pittsburgh mall?

Ross Park. Louis Vuitton, Nordstrom, Kate Spade, Michael Kors… what else could a woman need?

What color do you think you look best in?

My favorite color to wear is black, but I probably look best in jewel tones because of my fair skin.

What is one piece in your wardrobe you could never live without?

A black leather jacket.

What is your favorite cut of jeans?

Although I don’t wear them nearly enough, I love “boyfriend” jeans. When they’re paired with a white t-shirt, a bold statement necklace and oxfords or booties, they’re perfection.

What is your ideal winter coat?

Because your coat is the first thing people see in winter, I always splurge for bright colors and well-made coats. I don’t necessarily have a preference on the coat style, but it has to be striking.

What is your favorite kind of dress?

My favorite kind of dress makes me feel something; whether it’s strong, feminine, boho, etc. If I try on a dress and there’s no emotional reaction, it will always be a “no.”

What is your favorite type of footwear?

Stilettos. No contest. Nothing is sexier.

Money is no object, who is your favorite luxury fashion brand?

Marc Jacobs or Rachel Roy.

5 adjectives to describe your style and wardrobe?

Chic, bold, classy, trendy, appropriate.