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Thursday, 16 September 2010

Seven quotes for a Thursday afternoon - Part forty six



Coco Chanel and Cecil Beaton, 1937

"A fashion that doesn't reach the streets, is not a fashion"

Coco Chanel
(1883-1971)




"Indeed who is there that walks London streets, but can point out a half-dozen men riding by him splendidly, while he is on foot, courted by fashion, denying themselves nothing, and living on who knows what?"

William Makepeace Thackeray
(1811-1863)



"Fashion is what one wears ones self.
What is unfashionable is what other people wear"

Oscar Wilde
(1854-1900)



Princess Diana, Bruce Oldfield and Joan Collins, 1980's

"I'm not that interested in fashion... When someone says that lime green is the new black for this season, you just want to tell them to get a life"

Bruce Oldfield
(b. 1950)



Photography by Dean Kaufman

"The difference between style and fashion is quality"

Giorgio Armani
(b. 1934)




"If you are not in fashion you are a nobody"

Lord Chesterfield
(1694-1773)




"Never in  the history of fashion has so little material been raised so high to reveal so much that needs to be covered so badly"

Cecil Beaton
(1904-1980)


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