Quote/Unquote: 15 compelling quotations on
design, fashion, and style

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Garnet Hill Eco-Cashmere Fair Isle Sweater

“Style is when they’re running you out of town and you make it look like you’re leading the parade.”

-William Battie

“A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.”

-Antoine de Saint-Exupery

“I’ve always thought of accessories as the exclamation point of a woman’s outfit.”

-Michael Kors

“Playing dress-up begins at age five and never truly ends.”

-Kate Spade

Fashion is something that goes in one year and out the other.”

-Author Unknown

“I firmly believe that with the right footwear one can rule the world.”

-Bette Midler

“Confidence is the best fashion accessory.”

-Vivienne Westwood

“Simple. Sensual. Timeless. This is the essence of our design philosophy.”

Eileen Fisher

“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.”

-Ralph Waldo Emerson

“I know white clothing is supposed to enhance that summer glow, but writers don’t tan.”

-Diablo Cody

“I am anti-pants.”

-Lena Dunham

“I base my fashion taste on what doesn’t itch.”

-Gilda Radner

“Never wear anything that panics the cat.”

-P.J. O’Rourke

“Life is short. Buy the shoes.”

-Author unknown, but look for someone in new shoes

“Brevity is the soul of lingerie.”

-Dorothy Parker