"Elegant women hold on to their pearls the same way the heart holds on to love."
"Elegance is when the inside is as beautiful as the outside."
-Gabrielle C. Chanel
"To be original consists of keeping your eyes on you."
"Elegance does not consist in putting on a new dress."
-Gabrielle C. Chanel
"If you are not willing to risk the usual you will have to settle for the ordinary."
"To achieve great things, we must first dream. But not too long."
-Gabrielle C. Chanel
" A lot of my work is a matter of reacting to surprises in life."
"I design for the woman who loves being a woman."
-Diane Von Furstenberg
"Confidence will always remain a permanent trend." - JKal "I will only say now that elegance must be the right combination of distinction, naturalness, care and simplicity. OUtside this, believe me, there is no elegance. Only pretension." -Christian Dior
"Why change? Everyone has his own style. When you have found it, you should stick to it."
"Consicion in style, precsion in thought, decision in life."
"Simplicity, good taste and grooming are the three fundamentals of good dressing and these do not cost money."
"Never use the word "Cheap". Today everybody can look chic in inexpensive clothes (the rich buy them too). There is good clothing design on every level today.You can be the chicest thing in the world in a T-shirt and jeans. It's up to you."
"If you are out to describe the truth, leave elegance to the tailor."
"The economic of Fashion depends on making the old-fashioned look absurd."
"Fashion makes fools of some, sinners of others and slaves of all."
-Josh Billings, 19th Century.
"Fashions are like human beings. They come in, nobody knows when, why, or how, and they go out, nobody knows when, why, or how."
"Vain trifles as they seem, clothes...change our view of the world and the world's view of us."
"Fashion can be inexpensive if you give your style a chance to be rich."
"When I first came to New York I bought Vogue instead of dinner. I just felt it fed me more."
"A woman is never sexier than when she is comfortable in her clothes."
"Dressing is a way of life"
"Fashion is very important. It is life-enhancing and I like everything that gives pleasure, it is worth doing well."
"I love change. I am attached to nothing."
"Everyone has to invent his/her own thing."
"Personality begins where comparison ends."
"To wear dreams on one's feet is to begin to give reality to one's dreams."
"Waiting does not give you conclusions. It brings you doubt."
"Spontaneous decisions scare your fears away."
"Beneath the makeup and behind the smile I am just a girl who wishes for the world."
"Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world."
"The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair. The beauty of a woman is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides. True beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It's the caring that she lovingly gives, the passion that she shows & the beauty of a woman only grows with passing years."
"I believe in pink. I believe that laughing is the best calorie burner. I believe in kissing, kissing a lot. I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day and I believe in miracles."
"I am basically a feminist. I think that women can do anything they decide to do."
"Let them eat cake!" -Marie-Antoinette "Letting everyone down would be my greatest unhappiness." -Marie-Antoinette "Create your own style, let it be unique for yourself and yet identifiable for others." -Anna Wintour "If you're wearing it because others are, when will you ever wear You then?" - JKal
"You want your clothes to project your personality & traits; not a copy of someone's reflection." - JKal "Think of it this way: you wake up everyday with a new chapter without giving your story an ending. Remember, that one piece can lead to hundreds of outfits." - JKal
"I always try to have that one piece that translates into the untypical form of Fashion." - JKal "The more you walk backwards is the more you'll understand. Fashion wise, of course." - JKal
"The most courageous act is to think for yourself. Aloud." -Gabrielle Coco Chanel "Style is a way to say who you are without having to speak." -Rachel Zoe "As soon as Fashion is universal, it is out of date." -Marie Von Ebner-Eschenbach "I think there is beauty in everything. What 'normal' people would perceive as ugly, I can usually see something of beauty in it." -Alexander McQueen