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Talkin' fashion with a Pittsburgh girl: Michelina P.

Michelina talks about her personal style and fashion.
Courtesy of Michelina P.

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! Michelina, a 27 year-old programming assistant for Pittsburgh's International Children's Theater from Pittsburgh gabs about her personal style and fashion!

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

If I can choose an online store, I pick ModCloth! I love their vintage style and bright colors, not to mention the sweet sales deals.

What is your favorite Pittsburgh mall?

I enjoy shopping at Ross Park Mall!

What color do you think you look best in?

I think I look best in purples, deep turquoise, forest green, darker reds, and all of those jewel tone colors!

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

A great pair of dark-wash jeans. They can be dressed up for going out with friends but they're also comfortable!

What is your favorite cut of jeans?

Boot cut, they look great with high heels!

What is your ideal winter coat?

I'm obsessed with Pea Coats! They come in jewel tones (are you sensing a theme?) and I love the variety of cuts that exist. I'm sure to find one that flatters me!

What is your favorite kind of dress?

I like a dress that has a v-neckline and a skirt that flairs at mid-thigh or just above the knee.

What is your favorite type of footwear?

Patent leather heels really make me feel like I am sharply dressed. However, it's almost sandal season and I do enjoy showing off my feet in a strappy open-toed shoe!

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

It's a toss-up between Burberry and Oscar de la Renta!

5 adjectives to describe your style and wardrobe?

Bright, Classic, Sweet, Eclectic, and Feminine.