Allean Morrow-Young, 68, medical accreditation assistant

<b>Do you have a fashion icon?</b> "My mom. She was an individualist. She created her own look with very limited funds."<br><br>

<b>Can you be more specific?</b> "It was more than the clothing. It was how she came through."<br><br>

<b>And how did that influence you?</b> "I always come to work 'dressed.' I create things without really realizing. Other people take notice."<br>

( Zbigniew Bzdak, Chicago Tribune )

Do you have a fashion icon? "My mom. She was an individualist. She created her own look with very limited funds."

Can you be more specific? "It was more than the clothing. It was how she came through."

And how did that influence you? "I always come to work 'dressed.' I create things without really realizing. Other people take notice."

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