Elegance is the only beauty that never fades.— Audrey Hepburn
Eye-opening Fashion Icon quotations
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman.
I think there is beauty in everything.
What 'normal' people would perceive as ugly, I can usually see something of beauty in it.
Don't be into trends. Don't make fashion own you, but you decide what you are.
The hardest thing in fashion is not to be known for a logo, but to be known for a silhouette.
In difficult times, fashion is always outrageous.
Anyone can get dressed up and glamorous, but it is how people dress in their days off that are the most intriguing.
Sweatpants are a sign of defeat. You lost control of your life so you bought some sweatpants.
What you wear is how you present yourself to the world, especially today, when human contacts are so quick. Fashion is instant language.
Decide what you are, what you want to express by the way you dress and the way you live.
People will stare. Make it worth their while.
If you can't be better than your competition, just dress better.
Fashion is what you're offered four times a year by designers. And style is what you choose.
I’m very much down to earth, just not this earth.
A little bad taste is like a nice dash of paprika.
Style is very personal. It has nothing to do with fashion. Fashion is over quickly. Style is forever.
Fashion is not necessarily about labels.
It's not about brands. It's about something else that comes from within you.
Style is a way to say who you are without having to speak.
It's true the punk fashion itself was iconographic: rips and dirt, safety pins, zips, slogans, and hairstyles. These motifs were so iconic in themselves - motifs of rebellion.
Too much good taste can be very boring. Independent style, on the other hand, can be very inspiring.
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.
I think because I've gotten permission from my style icons like Tim Gunn and André Leon Talley, who say to me, "You don't need to dress like anyone else, because you're your own fashion icon. You represent comfortable. And you do fashion your way, and you should be at Fashion Week." They gave me permission to enjoy it! And it's great!
I like a basic uniform for guys. Steve Jobs is my fashion icon, because he wears the same outfit every day. If you always wear the same thing, you make a statement. Then put a bow tie on and really stand out.
I loathe narcissism, but I approve of vanity.
The woman is the most perfect doll that i have dressed with delight and admiration.
A good trademark, whether a word mark or a symbol, is devoid of fashion or trend, which makes it potentially iconic if it's seen for long enough in the right places.
Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only.
Always dress like you're going to see your worst enemy.
We all need a splash of bad taste. No taste is what I am against.
Fashion is in the sky, in the street.
When a woman says, ‘I have nothing to wear!’, what she really means is, ‘There’s nothing here for who I’m supposed to be today.
Elegance is not standing out, but being remembered.
You can never take too much care over the choice of your shoes.
You live but once; you might as well be amusing.
A fashion icon to me is somebody who has, the first person who struck you and introduced you to the world of fashion, and that person is my mom.