Louisville Magazine

MAR 2014

Louisville Magazine is Louisville's city magazine, covering Louisville people, lifestyles, politics, sports, restaurants, entertainment and homes. Includes a monthly calendar of events.

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1 0 4 LOUISVILLE MAGAZINE 3.14 Prett y Gritt y Louisville's Street St yle Blog Photos and interviews by Amber Garvey and Casey Chalmers For more local street style, check out our collaborator the Pretty Gritty (theprettygritty.com), a blog that's the product of Kertis Creative and its team of roaming photographers. style fashion 54, arts lover. Photographed at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts. How would you describe your style? "Eclectic. A little bit of everything." What does the word "style" mean to you? "My background was as a personal stylist. That was my career. Style means individuality. It means fnding your own space and your own place and taking it to the max." How do you typically dress for a theater show? "It depends on the act, but I love costumes, and I've done some of my own designing. My clothes are decided on based on the event." How has art infuenced your style? "It's huge. I've been involved in art all my life. My parents and my grandparents painted and sang and danced and did theater, and so it's been a big infuence on me." Where do you fnd your clothes? "My favorite place is Elizabeth's Timeless Attire (on Frankfort Avenue). I love vintage. I love Rodes and Rodeo Drive Boutique and all the boutiques. I go everywhere because I'm always looking for singular pieces." What fashion era do you wish would come back? "1920s." What was your worst style moment/year? "High school, when I tried everything, and it was one piece on top of another and it either worked or it was a complete disaster. But I was too young to know it, so I had a ball, and I found my way later on." What's the cheapest thing you're wearing? "Maybe my stockings!" Woo Speed McNaughton 84-120 BACK.indd 104 2/20/14 12:21 PM

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