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Fashion is made to become unfashionable. I design my clothes always for tomorrow. Already I would throw out nearly everything in this collection.
Fashion is architecture. It is a matter of proportions.
There is nothing more comfortable than a caterpillar and nothing more made for love than a butterfly. We need dresses that crawl and dresses that fly. Fashion is at once a caterpillar and a butterfly, caterpillar by day, butterfly by night
Fashion does not exist unless it goes down into the streets.
Fashion is like a revolution — it only enters our lives after it has gone down into the streets.
I like fashion to do down to the street, but I can't accept that it should originate there.
Fashion is not something that exists in dresses only; fashion is something in the air. It's the wind that blows in the new fashion; you feel it coming, you smell it... in the sky, in the street; fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening.
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To reign is worth ambition though in Hell: Better to reign in Hell, than serve in Heaven.
August 19, 1883
January 10, 1971
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