“Fashion is art you wear because you use your creative artistic skills to make a design come together." - Brandi Burdine
Name: Brandi Burdine
Profession: Graduate student at UTC; retail
“Fashion is art you wear because you use your creative artistic skills to make a design come together. I follow trends but try to make them my own. If it’s a trend that doesn’t suit my body type, it’s out the window. I follow trends by reading Vogue, and I love to watch ‘Fashion Police’ on E! because they’re not afraid to be honest.”
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 ...