"Fashion, to me, is about feeling good about myself. I feel better when I'm dressed nicely because I think appearance is important. I follow trends, though I don't enjoy shopping. I go to a store, see what I like and grab it. I buy clothing that I can mix and match. I wear lots of blacks, whites and neutrals. I'll pay more for these pieces because I can wear them longer by mixing and matching. I also love costume jewelry that I can wear with any outfit."
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 ...