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The Top Karl Lagerfeld & Co. Quotes to Live By

Words are powerful. So, too, is fashion. When the industry’s strongest icons, changemakers, and leading designers put the writing on the wall and share gold-dust quotes that exude wisdom, take note. Famous fashion quotes are carved on the inside of some of the coolest wardrobe doors. Perhaps the famous fashion quotes are courtesy of Coco Chanel. There are more than 17 000 #cocochanelquotes on Instagram, and Gabriella is consistently top in Google searches for fashion quotes.

For the first September issue of Vogue Arabia, legendary designer Karl Lagerfeld photographed model of the moment Bella Hadid in his Paris studio. In a world-exclusive interview, Lagerfeld shares his views on It-girl attitude, the key to success, and a host of other razor-sharp quotes to live by. Read the full interview in the September issue out at the end of August. Below, we share two of the many insights revealed in Lagerfeld’s intimate discussion with Vogue Arabia. Notebooks at the ready…

Karl on beauty:

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Karl on creativity:

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Here,Vogue Arabia seeks out more outspoken designers, photographers, icons, and models who said it once, and well.

Donatella Versace:

Audrey Hepburn:

Oscar de la Renta:

Bill Cunningham:

Azzedine Alaïa:

Coco Chanel:

Giambattista Valli:

Iris Apfel:

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