Wednesday, July 22, 2009

"Fashion? Fashion is..." they say. (QUOTES)

"A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous."
-Coco Chanel
"The difference between style and fashion is quality."
-Giorgio Armani
"I don't do fashion, I am fashion."
-Coco Chanel
"Elegance is a question of personality, more than one's clothing."
-Jean-Paul Gaultier
"Style is primarily a matter of instinct."
-Bill Blass
"Chanel is composed of only a few elements, white camellias, quilted bags and Austrian doorman's jackets, pearls, chains, shoes with black toes. I use these elements like notes to play with."
-Karl Lagerfeld
"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
"Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depend on simplicity."
"Fashion is made to become unfashionable."
-Coco Chanel
"We live not according to reason, but according to fashion."
"Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society."
-Mark Twain
"The expression a woman wears on her face is more important than the clothes she wears on her back."
-Dale Carnegie
"Fashion condemns us to many follies; the greatest is to make ourselves its slave."
-Napoleon Bonaparte
"While clothes may not make the woman, they certainly have a strong effect on her self-confidence - which, I believe, does make the woman."
-Mary Kay Ashe
"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
"I've always thought of the T-shirt as the Alpha and Omega of the fashion alphabet."
-Giorgio Armani
"I dress for the image. Not for myself, not for the public, not for fashion, not for men."
-Marlene Dietrich
"Women dress alike all over the world: they dress to be annoying to other women."
-Elsa Schiaparelli
"Fashions fade, style is eternal."
-Yves Saint Laurent
"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
"Jeans represent democracy in fashion."
-Giorgio Armani
"The well-dressed man is he whose clothes you never notice."
-W. Somerset Maugham

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