April 8, 1992
Brent Berwager is director of corporate relations for the International Visitors Center of Maryland. In off hours and weekends he enjoys hunting for antiques, especially French country furniture. He also has a collection of 1939 World's Fair memorabilia.How would you describe your taste in clothing?I favor European clothes, particularly British-inspired tailoring. I tend to a double-breasted, Burberry sort of look. I enjoy putting different pieces together which some people would not even consider, often mixing something conservative with something loud.
March 4, 1992
Cameron Barry is the owner of Cameron Barry & Co./Marketing Communications, a public relations and marketing firm. She is a member of the board of trustees of the Child Abuse Prevention Center of Maryland, which is planning the first annual Great Chefs Dinner, a benefit to be held at the Brass Elephant on March 11.How would you describe your taste in clothing?I start with a classic base -- a jacket and skirt or suit -- and then use various pieces such as a great silk blouse, hat or scarf to update and individualize.
October 9, 1991
Jill Cohen is the co-host of the WBAL News Journal and president of Cohen Communication, an image consulting company. Ms. Cohen is quoted in an article in the latest edition of Glamour Magazine on dressing for the workplace. She bases her opinions on experience gained in male-dominated newsrooms in Pittsburgh, Indianapolis, Denver and Baltimore. Her hobbies include playing blackjack and skiing.Do you know some special dressers? Tell Sylvia Badger what makes them special. Write to Candid Closet, Evening Sun Fashion, 501 N. Calvert St., Baltimore, Md. 21278.
October 2, 1991
Peter M. Martin is president of Provident Bank of Maryland. He is married to Kristyn, and they have four children. Martin is active in the Greater Baltimore Committee, the Baltimore County Chamber of Commerce and Baltimore Goodwill Industries. Onthe social scene, he is a member of the Center Club, Chestnut Ridge Country Club and the Kennebunkport Yacht Club.How would you describe your taste in clothing?Traditional.What's the newest thing in your closet?A suit, two shirts, and a necktie are tied for first place in this category.
April 22, 1992
Brenda Chavis is a secretary for the Maryland Division of Corrections, but she has an active lifestyle outside of her daily work schedule. Her weekends are busy with four-wheeling, body building, dancing and fishing when she does not have part-time modeling assignments. But her real love is writing. Shewon a writing contest sponsored by station WWIN promoting the Patti Austin song "Givin' in to Love," with a prize of an appearance on the Joan Rivers Show. "It was a great moment for me," Ms. Chavis says, "we had 10 minutes of air time talkingabout love and Joan Rivers told me I could be Miss America."
September 3, 1992
Carroll H. Hynson Jr. of Pasadena is the deputy director for Public Affairs at the Maryland State Lottery. Mr. Hynson enjoys power boating on the Chesapeake Bay, which he says is the best therapy in the world. In the winter, he likes to spend time running, skiing and watching boxing.How would you describe your taste in clothing?It ranges from conservative to trendy. My favorite in ultimate fashion is Hugo Boss, but I also have no problem in wearing a basic, everyday quality suit. I never wear the same color two days in a row -- I try to rotate my clothes so that it appears that I have more than I do. Also, I try to tastefully color-coordinate my wardrobe with eyeglasses with lenses or frames that match my outfit -- without being gaudy.
October 30, 1991
Our Halloween Witch is Carri Benson, who is dressed in the same outfit that she plans to wear to work tomorrow at The Paper Shop in Timonium. Carri loves to dress for all occasions and when she's not planning her costumes for that next occasion, she spends her time writing whimsical short stories and poetry. Her hobbies include making ghoulade and attending Grateful Dead concerts. Happy Halloween!To whom do you attribute your taste in clothing?My "mummy." She always said you could never go wrong wearing a little black dress.
November 28, 1990
How would you describe your taste in clothing?I like classic clothes, nothing trendy, punky or outrageous.What's the newest thing in your closet?A pair of unusual green and purple plaid pants. I love slacks and although I should probably wear skirts in my job, I feel better in pants and a jacket.What's the oldest thing in your closet?A fisherman's sweater that my aunt gave me.Do you have a true "standby" that you wear to feel good and look good?Yes, it's a coat dress with white lapels. When I put that on with heels and jewelry, it makes me feel important.
February 6, 1991
Joe Loverde is an associate broker for Coldwell Banker and specializes in commercial property sales. Relaxation for Joe means traveling and playing golf. He admits that his game is still at the stage where he doesn't keep score, but knows he hasn't broken a hundred yet. He also plays racquetball and works out a couple of times a week.How would you describe your taste in clothing?Classic with particular attention to details that reflect a casual sophisticated look. I'm attracted to the Italian designers, because the cut makes the clothes fit better.
May 13, 1992
Kenny Eggerl is partner in 3 West Casting modeling agency which produces and styles many fashion shows for area malls and retailers. To get away from the fashion whirl, Mr. Eggerl enjoys biking, swimming, skiing and driving about in his VW convertible.How would you describe your taste in clothing?I'm conservative and classic,never flamboyant. My work keeps me informed on what is happening in fashion so I'm not immune to trends,but I'm most comfortable in my khakis.What's the newest thing in your closet?