Q&A: Chestnut Hill's Marguerite Walters
The fashion blogger and Lilly Pulitzer wholesale account services rep gets her style sensibilities close to home, and from some notable celeb names.
Marguerite Walters, 24, Chestnut Hill
Wholesale account services rep for specialty stores at Lilly Pulitzer corporate, blogger for Such Good Style
Favorite designers: Lilly Pulitzer, Proenza Schouler, Tibi, Chanel, Tory Burch.
She’s a: Clotheshorse. “I can never have enough. I love mixing and matching different pieces. There’s something special about wearing classic silhouettes, but I love incorporating trendy pieces into my wardrobe, as well.”
Style icons: Marguerite Behr—“my amazing fashionista grandmother”—Audrey Hepburn, Brigitte Bardot, Jackie O, Twiggy, Victoria Beckham.
Personal style: “I’d classify myself as a mixture of classic style and high fashion.”
Go-to casual outfit for a Saturday out: “A full A-line skirt, denim button-down shirt, colored cable-neck sweater, comfy flats and a messenger bag.”
Go-to outfit for a Saturday night in the city: “I love any chance to dress up. I’d wear my favorite LBD, sky-high heels, silver and gold bangle bracelets on each arm, a bold-colored statement clutch, and a topknot bun. I love adding red lips for extra sass.”
Must-have splurge: “Special pieces, especially anything that catches my eye and makes me look twice. I’m a smart buyer, though. I don’t buy on impulse.”
Favorite thing in her closet: “My Chanel bag.”
Favorite Main Line boutiques: Skirtin Around and Gramercy Boutique (both at the Eagle Village Shops in Wayne), Skirt (Bryn Mawr), South Moon Under (Wayne).
Favorite fashion blogs: Atlantic Pacific, Classy Girls Wear Pearls. “And, of course, Such Good Style.”