fashion style

What does fashion mean to you? According to Wikipedia, fashion is a distinctive and often habitual trend in the style in which a person dresses. These quotes by famous fashion icons also help us describe fashion too.

Below are 30 best fashion quotes you should know

1. ‘Walk like you have three men walking behind you.’ – Oscar de la Renta

2. ‘Fashion can be bought. Style one must possess.’ – Edna Woolman Chase

3. ‘Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world.’ – Marilyn Monroe

4. ‘Delete the negative; accentuate the positive!’ – Donna Karan

5. ‘In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.’ – Coco Chanel

6. ‘Beauty is power, a smile is its sword.’ Charles Reade

7. ‘Fashion fades, style is eternal.’ – Yves Saint Laurent

8. ‘Fashion is instant language.’ Miuccia Prada

9. ‘One is never over-dressed or underdressed with a Little Black Dress.’ – Karl Lagerfeld

10. ‘When in doubt, wear red.’ Bill Blass

11. ‘Whoever said that money can’t buy happiness, simply didn’t know where to go shopping.’ – Bo Derek

12. ‘Clothes aren’t going to change the world, the women who wear them will’ – Anne Klein

13. Elegance is the only beauty that never fades.’ – Audrey Hepburn

14. ‘If I can have any impact, I want women to feel good about themselves and have fun with fashion’ – Michelle Obama

15. ‘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

16. ‘Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening.’ – Coco Chanel

17. ‘Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.’ – Leonardo da Vinci

18. ‘If you can’t be better than your competition, just dress better.’ Anna Wintour

19. ‘A woman’s dress should be a like a barbed-wire fence: serving its purpose without obstructing the view.’ – Sophia Loren

20. ‘The fashionable woman wears clothes. The clothes don’t wear her.’ – Mary Quant

21. ‘Over the years I have learned that what is important in a dress is the woman who is wearing it.’ – Yves Saint Laurent

22. ‘Girls do not dress for boys. They dress for themselves and, of course, each other. If girls dressed for boys they’d just walk around naked at all times.’ – Betsey Johnson

23. ‘Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn.’ – Orson Welles

24. ‘Fashion is what you’re offered four times a year by designers. And style is what you choose.’ – Lauren Hutton

25. ‘The difference between style and fashion is quality.’ – Giorgio Armani

26. ‘To me, clothing is a form of self-expression – there are hints about who you are in what you wear.’ – Marc Jacobs

27. ‘The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair. The beauty of a woman is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides. True beauty in a woman is reflected in her soul. It’s the caring that she lovingly gives, the passion that she shows and the beauty of a woman only grows with passing years.’ – Audrey Hepburn

28. ‘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

29. ‘Style is a way to say who you are without having to speak.’ – Rachel Zoe

30. ‘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