Gray is one of those colors that tends to fall into the, well… gray area. It can be a great classic neutral to build upon or it can totally wash a woman out. Not Beverly Roseman, a buyer for Filene’s Basement who declares it the color of the year. “I wanted to have some flexibility,” she says of her charcoal dress. “It’s appropriate for a business function but will make an easy transition if I go out to dinner after.”
Name: Beverly Roseman
How old are you? Over 50
What do you do? I’m a buyer for Filene’s Basement.
How do you describe your style? Classic with a twist. I like to add contemporary touches to update my look a little bit.
Where do you shop? I do a lot of consignment shopping and discount shopping. I’ll shop anywhere and everywhere, although I’m not big on department stores.