Alycia Montgomery says fashion is a form of expression. "I go all out to get different looks," she said. "I don't follow anyone else's trend."
Name: Alycia Montgomery
Occupation: Student at Middle Tennessee State University
“Fashion is a way to express yourself. I go all out to get different looks. I put together my own style by creating these different looks. I don’t follow anyone else’s trend. Because of that, some people may look at me like I’m kind of weird because my fashions don’t always match. I love to put together different colors that most people would never wear together such as purple and red. If I wear a dark purple dress, for example, I might wear red shoes with silver or pink earrings. Even though I don’t follow trends, I like to watch ‘America’s Next Top Model’ and Style Network because it’s where I can get ideas.”
Feature writer Karen Nazor Hill covers fashion, design, home and gardening, pets, entertainment, human interest features and more. She also is an occasional news reporter and the Town Talk columnist. She previously worked for the Catholic newspaper Tennessee Register and was a reporter at the Chattanooga Free Press from 1985 to 1999, when the newspaper merged with the Chattanooga Times. She won a Society of Professional Journalists Golden Press third-place award in feature writing for ...