Category Archives: Quote Unquote

Quote, Unquote | Bob Colacello on Diana Vreeland in the documentary “Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel” [video]

“She would say, ‘You’re not supposed to give people what they want. You’re supposed to give them what they don’t know they want yet.’” – Bob Colacello, on inimitable US Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar editor Diana Vreeland, in the upcoming … Continue reading

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Quote, Unquote | Lee Tulloch, on having nothing to wear, in Fabulous Nobodies

“When I say I have nothing to wear, I mean that I have nothing to wear that is exactly the thing to wear in those exact circumstances. I have nothing to wear―nothing― I am seeking the thing to wear that belongs … Continue reading

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Quote, Unquote | Colin McDowell, of the Business of Fashion, on Bill Cunningham and the state of fashion criticism

“On so many fashion runways — even some of those with the greatest reputations — we see the second rate treated as if it were first rate and the third rate being praised by people whose lack of knowledge and … Continue reading

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Quote, Unquote | Bryanboy on dressing with flair

“It’s very important to wear something very obnoxious from time to time.” -Bryanboy, on dressing with flair, on Twitter

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Quote, Unquote | Daphne Guinness, on what inspires her to buy an article of clothing

“It’s like seeing a butterfly for the first time. It’s just an inexplicable, magical feeling that comes over you.” -Daphne Guinness, on “what it was that really grabbed her about a piece of clothing that made her want to have … Continue reading

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Quote, Unqoute | Iris Apfel on style

“People with a lot of money don’t dress as well as people who have to make do, who have to be inventive. Those are the people who are always more interestingly dressed, I think.” -Iris Apfel, in Architectural Digest, on … Continue reading

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Quote, Unquote | Michael Kors on age and beauty

“But I still think it’s a tricky thing because no matter how beautiful you might be at 15 or 16, the simple truth is that you haven’t lived enough to really know how to project anything in a photograph. It’s … Continue reading

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