Top 1200 Quotes & Sayings by Famous Designers

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I never look at my watch when I'm sketching!
When I am on my deathbed, I don't think I will be thinking about a nice pair of shoes I had or my beautiful house. I am going to be thinking about an evening I spent with somebody when I was twenty where I felt that I was just absolutely connected to them.
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous. — © Coco Chanel
A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
Attitude is everything.
If you do what you love, it is the best way to relax.
Buy less. Choose well. Make it last. Quality, not quantity. Everybody's buying far too many clothes.
I think a good friend, to me, is all about trust and loyalty. You don't ever want to second-guess whether you can tell your friend something.
Clothes mean nothing until someone lives in them.
Putting on a new pair of glasses or sunglasses is a simple way to completely transform your look - just like a new hairstyle.
One person's car is another person's scenery.
Life is not a solo act. It's a huge collaboration, and we all need to assemble around us the people who care about us and support us in times of strife.
The difference between style and fashion is quality.
With only one bag, you can change your outfit completely. — © Sonia Rykiel
With only one bag, you can change your outfit completely.
Delete the negative; accentuate the positive!
If I am in a beautiful place, but I don't like the people, I am miserable.
Money doesn't buy elegance. You can take an inexpensive sheath, add a pretty scarf, gray shoes, and a wonderful bag, and it will always be elegant.
Fashion is about dreaming and making other people dream.
Everyone can do simple things to make a difference, and every little bit really does count.
Fashion should be a form of escapism, and not a form of imprisonment.
Manufacturing is more than just putting parts together. It's coming up with ideas, testing principles and perfecting the engineering, as well as final assembly.
I don't design clothes, I design dreams.
We all walk in different shoes. What one does may not be right for everybody.
The most beautiful things are not associated with money; they are memories and moments. If you don't celebrate those, they can pass you by.
Sometimes people have questioned whether I was making fun of the industry or just at myself. I'm just trying to raise a smile. Clothes aren't meant to be worshipped at a church altar.
What you wear is how you present yourself to the world, especially today when human contacts go so fast. Fashion is instant language.
Really, the '70s and '80s were a blur.
For me, green is more about cycling than recycling.
I'm not a chef. But I'm passionate about food - the tradition of it, cooking it, and sharing it.
I work in three shades of black.
I collect memories. I look for opportunities to try new things, go to new places, and meet new people all the time.
I'll always love the time I spent making 'Black and White.'
I think there's always room for more innovation and new things.
Success isn't about the end result, it's about what you learn along the way.
A delayed game is eventually good, but a rushed game is forever bad.
Playing with light is something that is very important, especially when you want cinematography in your game.
I'm always trying to prove to my 17-year-old self that I can do creative things I thought weren't possible.
Embrace your vulnerability and celebrate your flaws; it will let you appreciate the world around you and make you more compassionate.
Fashion is about dressing according to what's fashionable. Style is more about being yourself. — © Oscar de la Renta
Fashion is about dressing according to what's fashionable. Style is more about being yourself.
Wood carving is such an amazing skill and very underrated; once you cut it, it's hard to go back.
Design is not for philosophy it's for life.
The way you dress is an expression of your personality.
I'm not so rock and roll. I'm more techno.
Genetic engineering is a result of science advancement, so I don't think that in itself is bad. If used wisely, genetics can be beneficial, but they can be abused, too.
I believe in stopping work and eating lunch.
Fashions fade, style is eternal.
A gray flannel suit by Thom Browne or Tom Ford can be worn a billion ways. I'll wear a gray flannel jacket with a white shirt, gray flannel tie, beat-up fatigues, and a dress shoe or Carpe Diem boots.
A shirt's not just a shirt. It's the experience of what goes into that shirt.
Style is dressing the way that you feel confident and what is appropriate for you, your age, your body type. — © Tan France
Style is dressing the way that you feel confident and what is appropriate for you, your age, your body type.
Digital communication is completely different from in-person, face-to-face conversations. One will give you surface insights, and the other really gives you depth.
All I ever aim to do is make beautiful evening wear.
Hair is a huge part of who I am and what I obsess over - I've had long hair my entire life.
In a modern loft, you can't just fill a space with furniture. Each piece has to be perfect.
We are all born alone and die alone. The loneliness is definitely part of the journey of life.
Urgent optimism is the desire to act immediately to tackle an obstacle, combined with the belief that we have a reasonable hope of success.
We all want to be a little glamorous, a little playful and a little mischievous at times.
I'm continually inspired by nature, and the rainbow is one of nature's greatest optical phenomenons. The sighting of a rainbow never fails to bring a smile to people's faces. They signify optimism and positivity: with them comes the sunshine after the rain.
I'm inspired by different cultures around the world and love to incorporate these facets into my collection.
By people getting together and celebrating this idea of togetherness, great things can happen.
Entrepreneurs have a great ability to create change, be flexible, build companies and cultivate the kind of work environment in which they want to work.
To escape and sit quietly on the beach - that's my idea of paradise.
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