If you have an interest in fashion, at least to the extent that you want to fit into current styles, it can be interesting to look over some insightful quotes from the fashion world. Some of them might even give you something to go on yourself for upcoming trends or for how you want to style yourself. Here are some of those insightful quotes from years in the fashion industry.

“Buy less, choose well, and do it yourself!” -Vivienne Westwood

Most people don’t have an unlimited budget with which to buy their wardrobe options. That makes it important to choose what you do buy really well. You want versatile items and staples that you can mix and match. That way, you don’t have to buy as much, right? And you can also take things from your closet and put them together, creating your own style. You don’t have to be a designer to have style!

“The most important thing to remember is that you can wear all the greatest clothes and all the greatest shoes, but you’ve got to have a good spirit on the inside. That’s what’s really going to make you look like you’re ready to rock the world.” -Alicia Keys

This is one of those quotes that reminds us it’s the inside that counts. When you try and style yourself, it’s a good idea to let your inner self shine through what you are doing on the outside. The clothes don’t make the person, the person makes the clothes. But having the right items sure can help.

"One is never over-dressed or underdressed with a Little Black Dress." -Karl Lagerfeld

This quote reminds you that no matter what, the little black dress is a must-have in any closet. You can’t go wrong in almost any situation if you were to wear a suitable little black dress. In fact, while most women have one, it’s never a bad idea to have more than one. The versatility and classic feel of this item is timeless.

"The only real elegance is in the mind; if you’ve got that, the rest really comes from it." -Diana Vreeland

Real fashion is a state of mind. You can wear many different things and give them an elegant appeal if you have the elegance within you, right?

“Give a girl the right shoes and she can conquer the world.” -Marilyn Monroe

There are few fashion icons larger than Marilyn Monroe over the decades and she said it best. Shoes can make you feel like a whole different person, filled with confidence and ready to tackle the day.

There are so many other fashion quotes that are insightful and inspiring that it’s easy to find one that suits your own sense of personal style.