Fashion quotes on some level give us comfort in knowing that were not the only ones obsessed with fashion... ;)
Whether you feel like dressing up and going all out glam for an event - or slumming around the house all day in a tee and ripped jeans...there’s a quote that will fit your "fashion" mood at any given moment...and actually make you feel pretty good about it.
Fashion is about wearing YOUR style on your sleeve and letting your unique style shine! After all, fashion is a statement not a style.
It’s nice to read fashion quotes from some of our favorite designers in the industry, well known fashion models, and celebrities because we can relate.
It makes us feel good about being....well....lovers of fashion.
Fashion quotes have been around for as long as clothing existed.
This only reveals that fashion and style always has and always will be an important part of our lives.
I hope you all enjoy these fun quotes as much as we do! Enjoy! :)
Fashion Quotes by Coco Chanel
"I don't do fashion, I am fashion."
"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."
"Fashion is architecture. It is a matter of proportions."
"There is no fashion for the old."
"Fashion is made to become unfashionable."
"Success is often achieved by those who don't know that failure is inevitable."
"It is the unseen, unforgettable, ultimate accessory of fashion that heralds your arrival and prolongs your departure."
"Fashion passes, style remains"
Fashion Quotes by Yves Saint Laurent
"I wish I had invented blue jeans. They have expression, modesty, sex appeal, simplicity - all I hope for in my clothes."
"A good model can advance fashion by ten years."
"We must never confuse elegance with snobbery."
"Dressing is a way of life."
"Over the years I have learned that what is important in a dress is the woman who is wearing it."
"It pains me physically to see a woman victimized, rendered pathetic, by fashion."
Fashion Quotes by Giorgio Armani
"The goal I seek is to have people refine their style through my clothing without having them become victims of fashion."
"I've always thought of the T-shirt as the Alpha and Omega of the fashion alphabet."
Fashion Quotes by Karl Lagerfeld
"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."
"It’s up to you to make everyday as perfect as possible. It’s a question of will and discipline."
"Fashion is the healthiest motivation for losing weight."
"fashion is what people wear, its not only what you see on the runway."
"If you want to stay in connection with the world, its not because you are over connected, that you are well connected"
"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.”
“Fashion is what you adopt when you don't know who you are.”
"If you are not in fashion, you are nobody."
"Zest is the secret of all beauty. There is no beauty that is attractive without zest."
"The only rule is don't be boring and dress cute wherever you go. Life is too short to blend in."
"Women thrive on novelty and are easy meat for the commerce of fashion. Men prefer old pipes and torn jackets."
"Elegance is a question of personality, more than one's clothing."
"I dress for the image. Not for myself, not for the public, not for fashion, not for men."
"Women dress alike all over the world: they dress to be annoying to other women."
"A designer is only as good as the star who wears her clothes."
"Fashion is a tool... to compete in life outside the home. People like you better, without knowing why, because people always react well to a person they like the look of."
"Fashion is as profound and critical a part of the social life of man as sex, and is made up of the same ambivalent mixture of irresistible urges and inevitable taboos."
"They think him the best dressed man, whose dress is so fit for his use that you cannot notice or remember to describe it."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"About half my designs are controlled fantasy, 15 percent are total madness and the rest are bread-and-butter designs."
"A woman's dress should be like a barbedwire fence: serving its purpose without obstructing the view."
"When a person is in fashion, all they do is right."
"Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but follows religiously the new."
Henry David Thoreau
"Fashion is what you adopt when you don't know who you are."
"In difficult times fashion is always outrageous."
"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."
"I never cared for fashion much, amusing little seams and witty little pleats: it was the girls I liked."
"The novelties of one generation are only the resuscitated fashions of the generation before last."
George Bernard Shaw
"Fashion is what one wears oneself. What is unfashionable is what other people wear."
"Fashion is more usually a gentle progression of revisited ideas."
"Fashion is the science of appearances, and it inspires one with the desire to seem rather than to be."
"I base my fashion sense on what doesn't itch."
"It is fancy rather than taste which produces so many new fashions."
"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."
"What a deformed thief this fashion is."
"The dress is a vase which the body follows. My clothes are like modules in which bodies move."
"From the artistic point of view, it (fashion) is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months."
"People have told me about organized crime in the fashion industry, but I can't talk about that. I'm looking to stay alive."
"There has been a change in men's attitudes toward their clothes. Men are more aware of fashion; they're not afraid of it."
"That is the key of this collection, being yourself. Don't be into trends. Don't make fashion own you, but you decide what you are, what you want to express by the way you dress and the way to live."
“Fashion condemns us to many follies; the greatest is to make ourselves its slave.”
"Dress gives one the outward sign from which people in general can, and often do, judge upon the inward state of mind and feelings."
H.M. The Queen
The next time you have the urge for a shopping spree or you’re simply frustrated with everything in your closet, or whatever it may be, remember fashion quotes!
Use one to get through that fashion dilemma! Fashion quotes rock!
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