Quotes From Famous Fashion Designers Part Three

Welcome back! We are here with final quotes from our favorite fashion designers all over the world! If you missed our previous two posts, be sure check them out! Looking for the best Kokka fabric to purchase for your next sewing project? Check out Josephine's Dry Goods!

Fashion Designer Quotes | Kokka Fabric

  • "I wish I had invented blue jeans: the most spectacular, the most practical, the most relaxed and nonchalant. They have expression, modesty, sex appeal, simplicity—all I hope for in my clothes. —Yves Saint Laurent
  • "I loathe narcissism, but I approve of vanity." —Diana Vreeland
  • "I like my money right where I can see it…hanging in my closet." —Carrie Bradshaw
  • "I know what women want. They want to be beautiful." —Valentino Garavani
  • "I don't do fashion. I am fashion." —Coco Chanel
  • "I don't design clothes. I design dreams." —Ralph Lauren
  • "I don't approach fashion. Fashion approaches me!" —Daphne Guinness
  • "I can't concentrate in flats!" —Victoria Beckham
  • "How can you live the high life if you do not wear the high heels?" —Sonia Rykiel
  • "Fashions fade, style is eternal." —Yves Saint Laurent
  • "Fashion is what you're offered four times a year by designers. And style is what you choose." —Lauren Hutton
  • "Fashion is the armor to survive the reality of everyday life." —Bill Cunningham
  • "Elegance is not standing out, but being remembered." —Giorgio Armani
  • "Elegance is elimination." —Cristóbal Balenciaga
  • "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
  • "Clothes mean nothing until someone lives in them." —Marc Jacobs
  • "Clothes are like a good meal, a good movie, great pieces of music." —Michael Kors
  • "Big girls need big diamonds." —Elizabeth Taylor
  • "Before you leave the house, look in the mirror and remove one accessory." —Coco Chanel
  • "Attitude is everything." —Diane von Furstenberg
  • "Anyone can get dressed up and glamorous, but it is how people dress in their days off that are the most intriguing." —Alexander Wang
  • "And now, I'm just trying to change the world, one sequin at a time." —Lady Gaga
  • "A woman's dress should be a like a barbed-wire fence: serving its purpose without obstructing the view." —Sophia Loren
  • "A woman who doesn't wear perfume has no future." —Coco Chanel
  • "A little bad taste is like a nice splash of paprika. We all need a splash of bad taste—it's hearty, it's healthy, it's physical. I think we could use more of it. No taste is what I'm against." —Diana Vreeland

Which of these quotes are your favorite? Do they inspire you to create gorgeous garments with Kokka fabric? 

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