Fashion designers or fashion icons, these creative people have made a contribution towards creating the fashion industry. They are known for ideas and innovations have helped shape the course of fashion. They have worked hard, but have made a big success now.
Now, they are inspiring people for us in fashion or style. We have selected inspirational quotes from our favorite style icons have shared over the years.
“Fashion is made to become unfashionable. Women think of all colors except the absence of color. I have said that black has it all. White too. Their beauty is absolute. It is the perfect harmony”
“You can never take too much care over the choice of your shoes. Too many women think that they are unimportant, but the real proof of an elegant woman is what is on her feet.” — Christian Dior
“The customer is the final filter. What survives the whole process is what people wear. I’m not interested in making clothes that end up in some dusty museum.” — Marc Jacobs
“I design for the woman I wanted to be, the woman I used to be and to some degree, the woman I’m still a little piece of.” – Diane Von Furstenberg, Designer
“Clothes are like a good meal, a good movie, great piece of music” – Michael Kors
Fashion is not about looking back. It’s always about looking forward. – Anna Wintour
“Fashion is very important. It is life-enhancing and, like everything that gives pleasure, it is worth doing well.” – Vivienne Westwood, Designer
“The difference between style and fashion is quality.” – Giorgio Armani, Designer
“Fashion should be a form of escapism, and not of a form of imprisonment.” – Alexander McQueen, Designer
“I think there is beauty in everything. What ‘normal’ people would perceive as ugly, I can usually see something of beauty in it.” — Alexander McQueen
“I have always believed that fashion was not only to make women more beautiful, but also to reassure them, give them confidence.” — Yves Saint Laurent
“Fashion has always been my passion—it’s what I’ve always wanted to do, but there was a little detour because I was in a pop group, but it was the fashion that excited me. I felt like I had a point of view. And I love women and I want to make women feel the best version of themselves. I always say it started with girl power, and now, it’s about empowering women through fashion in a different way.” – Victoria Beckham
Kate Moss on modeling: ‘When you’re shooting you go to references in your mind. You think about how you should stand in these particular clothes, or how you should move. You think about the different characters you’re playing, really.
“Your clothes should be tight enough to show you are a woman, but loose enough to show you are a lady” – Marilyn Monroe
‘One is never over-dressed or underdressed with a Little Black Dress.’ – Karl Lagerfeld
“Elegance is the only beauty that never fades.” – Audrey Hepburn
‘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
“People say, ‘What do you mean you want to help the world, but you’re so concerned about fashion?’ It’s illegal to be naked. It is something that is extremely important.” — Kanye West