style notes

by samantha lim

meant only to inspire, visual and vocal bites about style, fashion, and life.

www.samanthalim.info

"Fashion must be the intoxicating release form the banality of the world" -Diana Vreeland

"There is a mysterious stillness and intimacy of a woman doing her hair and makeup which attracts me" -Pedro Almodovar

“"I like to design simple things that are not basic. I’d say I’m natural, quite opinionated, and that I don’t like to stand out too much" -Hussein Chalayan”

“"If you look at any great fashion photograph out of context, it will tell you just as much about what’s going on in the world as a headline in the New York Times" -Anna Wintour”

“"Nudity in my shows is about purity and the body’s power. Clothes cocoon the body" -Hussein Chalayan”

"What is beautiful is good, and who is good will soon be beautiful" -Sappho

“"I find it easy to make things seem naughty. I quite like the idea of doing something more intelligent." -Marc Jacobs”

“"Its difficult to be avant-garde today. People have got used to everything" -Vivienne Westwood”