In The Words Of The Stylish: 10 Of The Best Fashion Quotes

Fashion is full of tulle, lace, endless pounds of fabric, petite models and eccentric designers. When you throw all of these things together, you get a lot of inspiration. But sometimes that inspiration comes from what they're saying as much as it comes from what they're making. Fashion designers and other industry tastemakers often make the most quotable comments about fashion and its influence.

Click through the gallery and check out 10 of the best fashion quotes.

 

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Fashions fade, style is eternal. -Yves Saint Laurent

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I don't do fashion. I am fashion. -Coco Chanel

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Style is primarily a matter of instinct. - Bill Blass

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Zest is the secret of all beauty. There is no beauty that is attractive without zest. - Christian Dior

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The difference between style and fashion is quality. -Giorgio Armani

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In difficult times fashion is always outrageous. -Elsa Schiaparelli

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

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There's never a new fashion but it's old. -Geoffrey Chaucer

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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

 

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What a deformed thief this fashion is. -William Shakespeare

 

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