Friday, January 6, 2012



“Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening.”
Coco Chanel

"Fashion goes round in circles."
Siobhan Fahey

“The expression a woman wears on her face is more important than the clothes she wears on her back.”
Dale Carnegie

“She wears her clothes as if they were thrown on with a pitchfork.
Jonathan Swift

“Today, fashion is really about sensuality—how a woman feels on the inside. In the '80s women used suits with exaggerated shoulders and waists to make a strong impression. Women are now more comfortable with themselves and their bodies—they no longer feel the need to hide behind their clothes.”
Donna Karan

“Fashion is what you adopt when you don't know who you are.”
Quentin Crisp

“Art produces ugly things which frequently become beautiful with time. Fashion, on the other hand, produces beautiful things which always become ugly with time.”
Jean Cocteau

“Only great minds can afford a simple style.”

“Fashions fade, style is eternal.”
Yves Saint Laurent

“We are shaped and fashioned by what we love.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new.”
Henry David Thoreau

“Above all, remember that the most important thing you can take anywhere is not a Gucci bag or French-cut jeans; it's an open mind”
Gail Rubin Bereny

“Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depend on simplicity.”

“Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months.”
Oscar Wilde

“Sometimes I wake up and I think I should start wearing a beret, but I don't do it. One day I'm gonna, though. You bet your ass, I will have a beret on. That's ridiculous, but it's true. I always fight with wearing a beret.”
Mitch Hedberg

“The difference between style and fashion is quality.”
Giorgio Armani

“Style is an expression of individualism mixed with charisma. Fashion is something that comes after style.”
John Fairchild

“Fashion is made to become unfashionable.”
Coco Chanel

“Fashion is so close in revealing a person's inner feelings and everybody seems to hate to lay claim to vanity so people tend to push it away. It's really too close to the quick of the soul.”
Stella Blum

“I'm not that interested in fashion... When someone says that lime-green is the new black for this season, you just want to tell them to get a life.”
Bruce Oldfield

"I don't do fashion, I am fashion"
Coco Chanel

"Fashion anticipates, and elegance is a state of mind... a mirror of the time in which we live, a translation of the future, and should never be static."
Oleg Cassini

"The expression a woman wears on her face is more important than the clothes she wears on her back.”
Dale Carnegie

“The lamb began to follow the wolf in sheep’s clothing.”

"Elegance is a question of personality, more than one's clothing."
Jean-Paul Gaultier

"Style is primarily a matter of instinct."
Bill Blass

"When his wife asked him to change clothes to meet the German Ambassador: If they want to see me, here I am. If they want to see my clothes, open my closet and show them my suits."
Albert Einstein

"The leading cause of death among fashion models is falling through street grates."
Dave Barry

"What a deformed thief this fashion is."
William Shakespeare


  1. I know most of those great quotes but it's always so inspiring to read them again!:)

  2. So inspiring!

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