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The Best Quotes About Fashion

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A list of the best fashion quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous fashion quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic fashion quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational fashion quotes from that same writer.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best quotes about fashion?" and "What are inspirational fashion quotes?"

This list includes notable fashion quotes by various authors, writers, playwrights, speakers, politicians, athletes, poets, and more. Vote on your favorites so that the greatest fashion quotes rise to the top, as the order of the list changes dynamically based on votes. Don't let your favorite fashion sayings get to the bottom of the list.
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    Society is founded upon cloth. Thomas Carlyle

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    Her hat is a creation that will never go out of style; it will just look ridiculous year after year. Fred Allen

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    All fashions are charming, or rather relatively charming, each one being a new striving, more or less well conceived, after beauty, an approximate statement of an ideal, the desire for which constantly teases the unsatisfied human mind. Charles Baudelaire

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    Fashion is architecture: it is a matter of proportions. Coco Chanel

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    Fashion is made to become unfashionable. Coco Chanel

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    Only men who are not interested in women are interested in women's clothes. Men who like women never notice what they wear. Anatole France

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    If the cut of the costume indicates intellect and talent, then the color indicates temper and heart. Thomas Carlyle

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    Change of fashion is the tax levied by the industry of the poor on the vanity of the rich. Nicolas Chamfort

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    Fashion is more powerful than any tyrant. Latin Proverb

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    You must be in fashion is the utterance of weak headed mortals. Charles Spurgeon

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    Fashion is like the ashes left behind by the uniquely shaped flames of the fire, the trace alone revealing that a fire actually took place. Paul de Man

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    If one considers how much reason every person has for anxiety and timid self-concealment, and how three-quarters of his energy and goodwill can be paralyzed and made unfruitful by it, one has to be very grateful to fashion, insofar as it sets that three-quarters free and communicates self-confidence and mutual cheerful agreeableness to those who know they are subject to its law. Friedrich Nietzsche

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    Eat to please thyself, but dress to please others. Benjamin Franklin

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    Women's fashion is a euphemism for fashion created by men for women. Andrea Dworkin

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    When a person is in fashion, all they do is right. Philip Stanhope

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    The beggar wears all colors fearing none. Charles Lamb

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    Woman's first duty in life is to her dressmaker. What the second duty is no one has yet discovered. Oscar Wilde

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    He who goes against the fashion is himself its slave. Logan Pearsall Smith

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    Fashion is the science of appearance, and it inspires one with the desire to seem rather than to be. Henry Fielding

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    It is fancy rather than taste which produces so many new fashions. Voltaire

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    Style is very personal. It has nothing to do with fashion. Fashion is over quickly. Style is forever. Ralph Lauren

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    To me, style is all about expressing your individuality freely and courageously. Timothy John

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    You’re never fully dressed without a smile. Little Orphan Annie

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    Buy less, choose well. Vivienne Westwood

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    Real style is never right or wrong. It’s a matter of being yourself on purpose. G. Bruce Boyer

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    You can have anything you want in life if you dress for it. Edith Head

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    Walk like you have three men walking behind you. Oscar de la Renta

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    Style is a simple way of saying complicated things. Jean Cocteau

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    Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world. Marilyn Monroe

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    A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous. Coco Chanel

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    I don’t believe in fashion. I believe in costume. Life is too short to be same person every day. Stephanie Perkins

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    Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn. Orson Welles

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    People will stare. Make it worth their while. Harry Winston

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    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 you live. Gianni Versace

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    When you go to a nice restaurant, you want to be relaxed and have a drink and everything, you want to look at people who look well. You don’t want to look at some slob with an open shirt and a hairy chest. At least I don’t. Iris Apfel

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    Whoever said that money can’t buy happiness, simply didn’t know where to go shopping. Bo Derek

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    Fashion has to reflect who you are, what you feel at the moment, and where you’re going. Pharrell Williams

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    You gotta have style. It helps you get down the stairs. It helps you get up in the morning. It’s a way of life. Without it, you’re nobody. Diana Vreeland

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    I adore wearing gems, but not because they are mine. You can’t possess radiance, you can only admire it. Elizabeth Taylor

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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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    Fashion somehow, for me, is purely and happily irrational. Hedi Slimane

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    I’ll stop wearing black when they make a darker color. Wednesday Adams

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    A great dress can make you remember what is beautiful about life. Rachel Roy

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    The joy of dressing is an art. John Galliano

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    I can’t concentrate in flats. Victoria Beckham

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    A woman’s dress should be a like a barbed-wire fence: serving its purpose without obstructing the view. Sophia Loren

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    Women should look like women. A piece of cardboard has no sexuality. Alexander McQueen

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    Design is a constant challenge to balance comfort with luxe, the practical with the desirable. Donna Karan

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    Anyone can get dressed up and glamorous, but it is how people dress in their days off that are the most intriguing. Alexander Wang

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