Yves Saint Laurent - Quotes

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I wish I had invented blue jeans. They have expression, modesty, sex appeal, simplicity - all I hope for in my clothes. ---->>>

I have often said that I wish I had invented blue jeans: the most spectacular, the most practical, the most relaxed and nonchalant. They have expression, modesty, sex appeal, simplicity - all I hope for in my clothes.

I have often said that I wish I had invented blue jeans: the most spectacular, the most practical, the most relaxed and nonchalant. They have expression, modesty, sex appeal, simplicity - all I hope for in my clothes.

Over the years I have learned that what is important in a dress is the woman who is wearing it. ---->>>

Fashions fade, style is eternal. ---->>>

I am no longer concerned with sensation and innovation, but with the perfection of my style. ---->>>

Dressing is a way of life. ---->>>

We must never confuse elegance with snobbery. ---->>>

I want to thank all the women who have worn my clothes, the famous and the unknown, who have been so faithful to me and given me so much joy.

I want to thank all the women who have worn my clothes, the famous and the unknown, who have been so faithful to me and given me so much joy.

It pains me physically to see a woman victimized, rendered pathetic, by fashion. ---->>>

A good model can advance fashion by ten years. ---->>>

Isn't elegance forgetting what one is wearing? ---->>>

I adore America. It's an extraordinary country. A new country. ---->>>

I couldn't love a woman who inspired me to be totally disinterested. If I fell in love with a woman for an artistic reason, or from the point of view of my work, I think it would rob her of something. ---->>>

I'm so secluded. Very alone. ---->>>

I'd really like to be in closer contact with life. I'm a little too distant, I guess. I like to place myself outside. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: French
Born: 08-01, 1936
Birthplace: Oran, French Algeria
Die: 06-01, 2008
Occupation: Designer
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Yves Saint Laurent (French pronunciation: ​[iv sɛ̃ lɔʁɑ̃]; 1 August 1936 – 1 June 2008) was a French fashion designer and is regarded as being among the foremost fashion designers in the twentieth century. In 1985, Caroline Rennolds Milbank wrote, "The most consistently celebrated and influential designer of the past twenty-five years, Yves Saint Laurent can be credited with both spurring the couture's rise from its sixties ashes and with finally rendering ready-to-wear reputable (wikipedia)