2019 JAN FEB DOWN COUNTRY ROADS MAGAZINE DCR Jan.Feb.2019 web - Page 47

Bellami T-shirt dress $29, rabbit fur vest $125, Available at Doc & Alice in Rapid City. Rustic Glam Sandy Brockhouse says she literally came out of the womb in high heels, earrings and a leopard print diaper. S And­ her­ passion­ for­ fashion­ hasn’t­ changed­ in­ the­ years since. “Fashion­is­very­important­to­me,”­she­says.­“It­lets­me­ex- press­myself­and­my­creativity.­I­can­dream­up­outfits­all­day long.­I­love­to­layer­—­the­more­layers,­dimension­and­tex- tures,­the­better.”­­ You­will­often­find­her­with­a­jacket­or­vest,­as­they­are quintessential­parts­of­her­wardrobe.­­ “They­polish­off­the­outfit­and­camouflage­any­situations­I might­have,”­she­explains.­“My­style­runs­the­gamut­of­femi- nine,­trendy,­classic,­Western­and­boho.­I’m­not­afraid­of­any style­and­will­try­them­all.” What­will­you­most­likely­find­her­in?­“Ripped­jeans­and­a moto­jacket­or­fur­vest…you­can­never­go­wrong­with­this look,”­she­says.­“I­pile­on­the­jewelry­too;­it’s­the­finishing Story by Norma Najacht • Photos by touch­that­pulls­the­look­together.” And­she­admits­to­a­“serious­blush­crush,”­which­you’ll­find both­in­her­wardrobe­and­in­her­home.­Her­interior­design­has many­elements­of­blush,­gold­and­copper,­and­that’s­also­the color­scheme­she­gears­toward­in­her­closet. Her­style­in­both­fashion­and­interiors­is­best­described­as rustic­glam,­she­says. “My­husband­says­when­we­have­grandkids,­they­will­call me­Glammy,”­she­says.­“He­also­says­I­will­be­the­only­one­in the­nursing­home­shuffling­down­the­hallway­in­heels.”­­  You­will­find­her­shopping­in­boutiques­looking­for­one-of- a-kind­pieces.­­ “You’ll­ find­ me­ frequenting­ Doc­ &­ Alice,­ along­ with Chico’s­and­many­other­stores­in­the­Rushmore­Mall,”­she says,­as­she­likes­to­support­the­industry­in­which­she­works.­ Tarin Hartman/Tayhart Photography DOWN COUNTRY ROADS 47