10 Fashion Quotes From Our Favourite Style Icons

Karl Lagerfeld. Photo by WWD/REX/Shutterstock (9262836eh)

Trends come and go but style icons like Coco Chanel and Marc Jacobs are timeless. Here are ten of our top quotes from our fashion idols to remind us that nothing is sexier than confidence and style must be one’s own.

“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

“The only real elegance is in the mind; if you’ve got that, the rest really comes from it.”
– Diana Vreeland

“Clothes mean nothing until someone lives in them”
– Marc Jacobs

“In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.”
– Coco Chanel

“One is never overdressed or underdressed with a little black dress.”
– Karl Lagerfeld

“Real fashion change comes from real changes in real life. Everything else is just decoration.”
– Tom Ford

“A woman is never sexier than when she is comfortable in her clothes.”
– Vera Wang

“Anyone can get dressed up and glamorous, but it is how people dress in their days off that are the most intriguing.”
– Alexander Wang

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

“I always find beauty in things that are odd and imperfect, they are much more interesting.”
– Marc Jacobs