The trail of words by some of the greatest fashion icons is like witnessing the timeless melody of wisdom which throws a flood of light upon our vaunted art of clothing. Like dressing, but this time, they have put together the coordination of eloquent words and sentiments as in a fugue. With such an immense body of unequalled creations to their names, they have also managed to articulate some quote-worthy, inspiring words to live by.
Below is a collection of quotes from legendary fashion designers, models and influencers that will never drain of inspiration.
“Fashion is about dressing according to what’s fashionable. Style is more about being yourself.” –Oscar de la Renta
“Fashion is about something that comes from within you.” –Ralph Lauren
“From the time we’re born until we die, we’re kept busy with artificial stuff that isn’t important.” –Tom Ford.
“I’m bad at trends. Just wear what you want and what suits you.” –Alexa Chung
“Fashion fades, style is eternal.” –Yves Saint Laurent
“Fashion is a language that creates itself in clothes to interpret reality.” –Karl Lagerfeld
“You can’t just buy things for the label –it’s ridiculous.” –Roberto Cavalli
“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.” –Gianni Versace.
“In order to be irreplaceable, one must always be different.” –Coco Chanel
“There are no boundaries for what can be fabric.” –Issey Miyake
“The hardest thing in fashion is not known for a logo, but to be known for a silhouette.” –Giambattista Valli
“Poetic, street, tailored. That is our style.” –J Koo
“Being well dressed hasn’t much to do with having good clothes. It’s a question of good balance and good common sense.” –Oscar de la Renta
“The best things in life are free. The second best are very expensive.” –Coco Chanel