Mitchell gets along much better with the women she spends her days with now. "I'm so close with each of the girls for different things," she says. "Troian is my go-to when I want advice on something. She's literally like her character — so smart. Lucy is so cute and southern. We joke around a lot on set. And Ashley is like the fun, carefree little sister who I never had." While you might think the fashionable foursome would be competitive when it comes to wardrobe, Mitchell said that's not the case. "All the ["Pretty Little Liars"] girls have different body types... I'm not going to fit into the size Lucy wears, or what any of the other girls wear," Mitchell notes. "Some clothes work on me that don't work on them and vice-versa. But we all go into the dressing room feeling confident. It's about appreciating what you were born with and putting your own sparkle on it."
When it comes to guys, Mitchell — who actually isn't gay like her character — also looks for a little something special: a sense of humor. "If you can make me laugh, my heart is yours!" Mitchell says. "I think there's nothing more attractive than someone who doesn't take themselves too seriously."
Read the full interview in the August issue of Seventeen, on newsstands July 3.
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