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In the eternal words of Heidi Klum: “In fashion, one day you are in and the next you come out.” And while this may be true, a well-placed saying can certainly outlive fashion. Some fashion quotes have become so iconic that they now live far outside their original context and have entered fully into the language of pop culture. Now, who doesn’t know that the “flower motif for spring” is a “breakthrough” thanks to Miranda Priestly, or that Carrie Bradshaw likes it “right money where I can see it: hanging in my closet”? Fashion designer for clothes that shape our appearance, so why don’t they also give us a motto or two about us who should live – to help guide us into the most stylish and fashionable version of ourselves? So are those words for life, inspired by, or just insinuating insinuating is really annoying to make you squawk, follow some reflections about fashion, style and life that are well lived.

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Azzedine Alaïa

“I make clothes, women make fashion.”

Giorgio Armani

“The difference between style and fashion is quality.”

Cristóbal Balenciaga

“Elegance is elimination.”

Pierre Balmain

“The trick to wearing a fur coat is to make it look as if you are wearing a cloth coat. The trick to wearing a cloth coat is to make it look as if you are wearing a fur coat.”

Isabella Blow

“My style icon is anyone who tries hard.”

Naomi Campbell

“You should check your lipstick before you come and talk to me.”

Marchesa Luisa Casati

“Women in the world today dress the same. They are like so much bread. To be beautiful one must not be in a hurry. Personality is needed. There are too many similarities. The world seems to only have the desire for more of these similarities. Being different means being alone. “

Coco Chanel

“Dress as you will meet your worst enemy today.”

Jean Cocteau

“The most beautiful dress is worn to be removed.”

Ann Demeulemeester

“Good fashion for me is like rock ‘roll’ – there’s always a bit of rebellion in it.”

Christian Dior

“There is no such thing as ugly women – there are only those who don’t know how to make themselves attractive.”

Tom Ford

“Dressing well is a form of courtesy.”

Thomas Fuller

“Good clothes open all the doors.”

John Galliano

“The style of wearing an evening dress for McDonalds, wearing heels to play soccer. That is personality, confidence and seduction.”

Valentino Garavani

“Elegance is a balance between proportion, emotion, and surprise.”

Jean-Paul Gaultier

“Always the most attractive badly dressed people.”

Hubert de Givenchy

“A small black dress is the most difficult thing to realize because you have to keep it simple.”

Rudi Gernreich

“Mode will exit mode.”

Edith Head

“You can have whatever you want in life if you dress for it.”

Marc Jacobs

“Life is a fashion show, the world is your foundation.”

Rei Kawakubo

“For something beautiful it doesn’t have to be beautiful.”

Junior LeBeija

“Come on, now. It’s a well-known fact, that a woman carries an evening bag at dinner. There’s no way out! … A night bag is a must. You have to carry something. No woman is sure at night.”

Karl Lagerfeld

“Trendy is the last stage before tacky.”

Fran Lebowitz

“I don’t believe in God, I believe in cashmere.”

Christian Louboutin

“Good shoes are shoes that don’t suit you but take off your clothes.”

Alexander McQueen

“Mode must be a form of escape, and not a form of imprisonment.”

Polly Mellen

“Style has no seasons.”

Isaac Mizrahi

“Remember this: Nobody sees your imperfections; they are too busy worrying about them.”

Franco Moschino

“Good taste doesn’t exist. This is our taste. We should be proud of it.”

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Joseph Errico is Marie Claire’s Fashion Director.

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