Geoffrey Beene - Quotes

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Design is an unknown. ---->>>

I come in. I'm going to sketch, I'm going to drape, I don't know what I'm going to do. ---->>>

The greatest concubines in history knew that everything revealed with nothing concealed is a bore. ---->>>

Fashion is treated too much as news rather than what it is, what it does and how it performs. ---->>>

The influence of Paris, for instance, is now minimal. Yet a lot is written about Paris fashion. ---->>>

A woman should be less concerned about Paris and more concerned about whether the dress she's about to buy relates to the way she lives. ---->>>

Clothes should be as interesting on the inside as on the outside. Even if you enjoy it totally alone, it's important. ---->>>

Clothes should look as if a woman was born into them. It is a form of possession, this belonging to one another. ---->>>

Designis a revelation to me. It's like taking something that is not alive and giving it form, shape, substance, and life. ---->>>

Fashion is in a terrible state. An overdose of too much flesh. ---->>>

I tell women not to believe everything they read about fashion. ---->>>

When I don't have any ideas, I pick up fabric and start working with it and something happens. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 08-30, 1927
Birthplace: Haynesville, Louisiana, U.S.
Die: 09-28, 2004
Occupation: Designer

Geoffrey Beene (born Samuel Albert Bozeman, Jr., August 30, 1927 – September 28, 2004) was an American fashion designer. Beene was one of New York's most famous fashion designers, recognized for his artistic and technical skills and for creating simple, comfortable and dressy women's wear.(wikipedia)