“Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening.” ~Coco Chanel

“Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only. Fashion is in the sky, in the street, fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening.” ~Coco Chanel

(Source: mybrotherisagoddess)

"Whoever said that money can’t buy happiness, simply didn’t know where to go shopping."

— Bo Derek

"Fashion is so close in revealing a person’s inner feelings and everybody seems to hate to lay claim to vanity so people tend to push it away. It’s really too close to the quick of the soul."

— Stella Blum

"Women think of all colors except the absence of color. I have said that black has it all. White too. Their beauty is absolute. It is the perfect harmony."

— Coco Chanel

"Fashion has two purposes: comfort and love. Beauty comes when fashion succeeds."

— Coco Chanel

"I’m thinking balls are to men, what purses are to women. It’s just a little bag but we’d feel naked in public without it."

— Sarah Jessica Parker as Carrie Bradshaw (“Sex And The City”)

"Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember the woman."

— Coco Chanel

"Some people think luxury is the opposite of poverty. It is not. It is the opposite of vulgarity."

— Coco Chanel

"Elegance is not the prerogative of those who have just escaped from adolescence, but of those who have already taken possession of their future."

— Coco Chanel

"While clothes may not make the woman, they certainly have a strong effect on her self-confidence — which, I believe, does make the woman."

— Mary Kay Ashe