"There are plenty of places to shop in Chattanooga — lots of boutiques and stores at the mall." — Ashley Coulter Staff photo by Karen Nazor Hill
Name: Ashley Coulter
Occupation: Third-grade teacher
Free People maxi dress: Belk — $80
Flip flops: Old Navy — $3
Wrap bracelets: etsy.com — $50
Ray Ban sunglasses — $200
Necklace: River City Apparel — $12
Earrings: Francesca's — $9
Bracelet: River City Apparel — $5
Purse: Buckle — $30
"Fashion, to me, is how you present yourself while feeling comfortable at pretty at the same time. I'm into hippie-type of clothing. I like fashions that look natural. It's fun to see what other people are wearing and I look on the Internet for clothes I like or I just go shopping to find stuff I like. There are plenty of places to shop in Chattanooga -- lots of boutiques and stores at the mall. My favorite place is Francesca's by Hamilton Place."
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 ...