Words matter. These are the best Andre Leon Talley Quotes, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.
I think it’s important that models be healthy.
Money isn’t everything, but it is when you start thinking about putting money away for your retirement days.
In my day you didn’t speak until spoken to.
Beauty is health. Health is beauty.
When my best friends doubt their little black dresses, they call me on the telephone seeking reassurance.
I only watch MSNBC for the news.
Stella McCartney, not only is she a designer, she is a mother of four, and she lives for practicality. She understands what a woman needs to wear to work and what a woman needs to wear when it’s time to go out and put on the Ritz!
Uggs are comfort shoes, and it’s important to have a shoe that gives you a sense of comfort. I have about 15 pair of Uggs – the same shoe, the same color. And I also have the bedroom slippers.
Like Hillary Clinton before her, Mrs. Obama has always been a working woman. She is a lawyer turned hospital administrator turned political right hand. It is a unique resume.
I have always admired stylishly confident women who dress with great authority. This lifelong love of elegance began with the humble wardrobe of my late grandmother Mrs. Bennie Frances Davis.
Snooki and Honey Boo Boo. These are big celebrities in the U.S. You want to throw up.
When I do entertain, in the summer, which is rare, I receive my guests on the front porch, set up wicker trays found at Pottery Barn, and serve iced beverages. Anytime I do welcome friends, it’s always a tray of canapes or Planters peanuts, jellied candy from Paris, and a good bottle of Sancerre.
You cannot live your life in the elitist world of fashion and not step out or you’re disconnected. You have to realize that fashion is not the endgame.
I think people look great in black. I love that what stands out is the person, especially. Black just conveys a kind of drama, even if it can be quiet drama. It does lend to the wearer a sense of confidence.
People need to be edited; life needs to be edited. I need to be edited.
Waiting in line for something mundane is very boring. Waiting for my doctor to see me and waiting for my dentist to see me, yes, that is boring.
The most luxurious item is a beautiful bed and beautiful, simple sheets.
In the heyday of the Oscars, there were electric sparks flying. When Cher went in her fabulous Bob Mackie dress and her Mohawk, and Bjoerk with her swan dress. Then we thought it was bad taste; now I think it should have been the best dress because she stood out.
Reality TV, although I’m a part of it, I think reality TV is a terrible thing.
I’m not going to go to the local theater to spend $12… when I can get a screening copy of a film. I don’t get screeners myself, but I can borrow from my friends or go to their house to watch.
People love fashion exhibits because they can fantasize. They can respond to a dress even if they can never wear a dress like that.
It’s incorrect to assume you can be a fashion editor because you blog, if you don’t have experience to look at fashion in a professional way.
I just need green. I need to wake up and see grass and squirrels. I don’t want to see skyscrapers.
I don’t tear down. I prefer to build up.
It’s always great to have things from France at a wedding. It’s symbolic of style, of culture, of taste.
The zenith of elegance in any woman’s wardrobe is the little black dress, the power of which suggests dash and refinement.
‘Drekitude’ is the lowest point in the lowest ebb. It could be your look. It could be your shoes. It could be that you’re standing wrong. ‘Drek’ is a total, total, total hot mess.
Uggs can be as chic as heels for women.
Wearing clothes should be a personal narrative of emotion. I always respond to fashion in an emotional way.
You can never have too many black pumps. Never!