Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.— Coco Chanel
Charming Beautiful Dress quotations
I think there is beauty in everything.
What 'normal' people would perceive as ugly, I can usually see something of beauty in it.
The most beautiful clothes that can dress a woman are the arms of the man she loves. But for those who haven't had the fortune of finding this happiness, I am there.
Don't be into trends. Don't make fashion own you, but you decide what you are.
I wish I was born in that era: dancing with Fred Astaire and Gene Kelly, going to work at the studio dressed in beautiful pants, head scarves, and sunglasses.
People will stare. Make it worth their while.
I was the eldest daughter with these four beautiful younger sisters with ringlets and pretty faces, and I used to dress them up in Victorian clothes and take them out for the day and pretend they were mine.
A great dress can make you remember what is beautiful about life.
Aphrodite strikes again, huh? You're gonna be the best-dressed warrior in town, beauty queen.
You look beautiful sitting there spitting at me like a she-cat.
All I have to do is look at you, and I lust. I'm going to take you back to the hotel and take off that delectable dress and make love to you until you don't have the energy to be mad at me anymore." Ian Connelly, Marquis of Derne
Simplicity is the keynote of all true elegance.
Women of the world today dress alike.
They are like so many loaves of bread. To be beautiful one must be unhurried. Personality is needed. There is too much sameness. The world seems only to have a desire for more of this sameness. To be different is to be alone.
It's not what you spend but how you wear it that counts.
The key is often to dress up inexpensive basics with accessories. Something like a beautiful designer bag or belt can make everything else look richer and more luxurious.
When I was a young boy, growing up in Durham, North Carolina, the women in my family were truly passionate about their clothes; nothing was more beautiful to me than women dressing with the utmost, meticulous attention to accessories, shoes, handbags, hats, coats, dresses and gloves to attend Sunday church services.
A beautiful dress can be as exciting as a poem.
You are not fully dressed until you wear a smile.
Why do people think that if you don't dress up, others will appreciate your beauty more - that style will somehow emanate from you? It's rubbish. If you dress up it helps your personality to emerge - if you choose well
I wear everything from hip-hop baggy pants to beautiful Armani dresses.
I also like to mix vintage clothing with designer pieces.
I got my red dress on tonight Dancing in the dark in the pale moonlight Done my hair up real big beauty queen style High heels off, I'm feeling alive
No more rules, the freedom of dressing.
The beauty of mixing vintage clothes with a pair of jeans that I love.
True beauty of dress consists in its simplicity .
. . What do these devotees of fashion gain? Only the satisfaction of being admired, like a butterfly.
The woman is the most perfect doll that i have dressed with delight and admiration.
Beauty is about perception, not about make-up.
I think the beginning of all beauty is knowing and liking oneself. You can't put on make-up, or dress yourself, or do you hair with any sort of fun or joy if you're doing it from a position of correction.
I love leather and I love lace, but not necessarily together.
I'm probably happiest in a long black velvet dress, black suede boots, and some kind of really beautiful wrap than I am in anything else. I don't even own a pair of jeans.
Put even the plainest woman into a beautiful dress and unconsciously she will try to live up to it.
What is this drive to be thinner, prettier, better dressed, other? Who exactly is this other and what does she look like beyond the jacket she's wearing or the food she's not eating? What might we be doing, thinking, feeling about if we didn't think about body image, ever?
A beautiful dress may look beautiful on a hanger, but that means nothing.
It must be seen on the shoulders, with the movement of the arms, the legs, and the waist.
People always get used to beauty, though.
” “I haven’t gotten used to you just yet,” he answered, smiling. I felt myself blushing. “Thank you for coming to Amsterdam,” he said. “Thank you for letting me hijack your wish,” I said. “Thank you for wearing that dress which is like whoa
Alas, poor Yorick! How surprised he would be to see how his counterpart of today is whisked off to a funeral parlor and is in short order sprayed, sliced, pierced, pickled, trussed, trimmed, creamed, waxed, painted, rouged and neatly dressed - transformed from a common corpse into a Beautiful Memory Picture.
The plainer the dress, the greater luster does beauty appear.
People buy very badly made furniture and fabric.
Instead, buy a beautiful dining table, well-made upholstery. It's almost like dressing for success.
Alexander McQueen's designs are all about bringing contrasts together to create startling and beautiful clothes and I hope that by marrying traditional fabrics and lacework, with a modern structure and design we have created a beautiful dress for Catherine on her wedding day.
As all Nature's thousands changes But one changeless God proclaim;
So in Art's wide kingdom ranges One sole meaning still the same: This is Truth, eternal Reason, Which from Beauty takes its dress, And serene through time and season Stands aye in loveliness.
People associate me with a time when movies were pleasant, when women wore pretty dresses in films and you heard beautiful music. I always love it when people write me and and say 'I was having a rotten time, and I walked into a cinema and saw one of your movies, and it made such a difference.'
First I made a dress because I was pregnant and I wanted to be the most beautiful pregnant woman. Then I made a sweater because I wanted to have one that wasn't like anyone else's.