The most pleasant and alluring curve on a woman is the smile
My attitude is if fashion says it’s forbidden, I’m going to do it.
Just so you know a weapon, a body armour can never be a fashion accessory.
There’s always been a separation between fashion and what I call my deeper work.
Whenever I see people with their collars up, I’m tempted to point it out to them like you would for someone who has a food stain on their shirt or food in their teeth, as if to say, ‘Your fashion sense is so offensive I’m assuming it’s some sort of accident you’ll want to fix.
Fashion design gives you an opportunity to express how you feel”.
A man who doen’t wear a black suite, is not a real man”.
I think fashion is repulsive. The whole idea that someone else can make clothing that is supposed to be in style and make other people look good is ridiculous. It sickens me to think that there is an industry that plays to the low self-esteem of the general public. I would like the fashion industry...
We are optimistic, but we are optimistic in a cautious fashion.
[how can anyone] be silly enough to think himself better than other people, because his clothes are made of finer woolen thread than theirs. After all, those fine clothes were once worn by a sheep, and they never turned it into anything better than a sheep.
Ladies should also remember that gentlemen look more to the effect of a dress in setting off the figure and countenance of a lady than to its cost. Very few gentlemen have any idea the value of ladies’ dresses. This is a subject for female criticism. Beauty of person and elegance of manners in women...
I know my father blamed himself, since he is the one who discovered me pawing through his pornography in the basement as a child. Even then, I marveled at the strangeness of the women in the magazines, their hair feathered in a style I struggled to believe was ever in fashion.
And her old Uncle William used to say a lady is known byher shoes and her gloves.
Dress well because you can; not because its a choice imposed you.
Speaking of high-end shoe designers, in 2011 it was fascinating to see the design company of Christian Louboutin try to stop the company Yves Saint Laurent from producing high heels with red soles, claiming that Louboutin was the originator of the red sole. Louboutin lost, and I was glad. He was not the first person...
The message sent by this policy is that if women are to be accepted into the exclusive ranks of men, then they have to look like men: buttoned up, stuffy, and no-nonsense. As if to show a little cleavage, to highlight a curvaceous figure, or to in any way appear feminine would discount, discredit, and...
I believe that treating other people well is a lost art.
Paris and Fashion. Books and Art. What would one be … without the other?
I had walked all over the fragile bloom of his heart like a Boadicea in Blahniks
Chic rarely bothers to leave the Rue De Faubourg Saint-Honore.
The Duke is worried you lack the fitness to walk up Bond Street. You’re generation lacks the drive.
As she looked in the full-length mirror in her dressing room, she added a few ropes of pearls, pinned a white silk camellia, and draped the Chantilly lace shawl. In that moment, Dana thought of fashion’s most enduring icon who created this elegant and alluring style, and the happy personal life that eluded her. Mademoiselle...
It’s simple,’ Kat told them. ‘You bombard them with images of what they ought to be, and you make them feel grotty for being the way they are. You’re working with the gap between reality and perception. That’s why you have to hit them with something new, something they’ve never seen before, something they aren’t....
I had no name for that particular hue of orange, other than unfortunate.