May 24, 2012

20 Best Fashion Quotes


 

“Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world.” — Marilyn Monroe 

“What you wear is how you present yourself to the world, especially today, when human contacts are so quick. Fashion is instant language.”  —  Miuccia Prada 

 

“Create your own style… let it be unique for yourself and yet identifiable for others.”
― Anna Wintour 

“Design is a constant challenge to balance comfort with luxe, the practical with the desirable.”  —  Donna Karan 

“Luxury is the ease of a t-shirt in a very expensive dress.” ― Karl Lagerfeld 

 

“In difficult times, fashion is always outrageous.”  —  Elsa Schiaparelli

 

“One is never over- or underdressed with a little black dress.”  —  Karl Lagerfeld 

“I wish I had invented blue jeans. They have expression, modesty, sex appeal, simplicity – all I hope for in my clothes.” —   Yves Saint Laurent 

“Some people think luxury is the opposite of poverty. It is not. It is the opposite of vulgarity.” — Coco Chanel

 

 “When in doubt, wear red.”  —  Bill Blass

“If you look at any great fashion photograph out of context, it will tell you just as much about what’s going on in the world as a headline in The New York Times.” ― Anna Wintour 

“You can never take too much care over the choice of your shoes. Too many women think that they are unimportant, but the real proof of an elegant woman is what is on her feet.”  —  Christian Dior 

“Anyone can get dressed up and glamorous, but it is how people dress in their days off that are the most intriguing.”   —  Alexander Wang 

“Shoes transform your body language and attitude. They lift you physically and emotionally.”  —  Christian Louboutin 

“Fashion is what you’re offered four times a year by designers. And style is what you choose.”  —  Lauren Hutton 

“Style is like a muscle: you have to exercise it regularly or you’ll lose it.” – Nina Garcia

 

“Fashion is a MUSE, you must seduce her.” – Anna dello Russo 

 “Isn’t elegance forgetting what one is wearing?”   — Yves Saint Laurent

“I always wear my sweater back-to-front; it is so much more flattering.” – Diana Vreeland 

“The dress must follow the body of a woman, not the body following the shape of the dress.”   — Hubert de Givenchy 

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