Now I design what I want to wear, and it works that way.
A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.
Design must seduce, shape, and perhaps more importantly, evoke an emotional response.
The details are the very source of expression in architecture. But we are caught in a vice between art and the bottom line.
Design is a plan for arranging elements in such a way as best to accomplish a particular purpose.
Design in art, is a recognition of the relation between various things, various elements in the creative flux. You can’t invent a design. You recognize it, in the fourth dimension. That is, with your blood and your bones, as well as with your eyes.
Good design is making something intelligible and memorable. Great design is making something memorable and meaningful.
Good design begins with honesty, asks tough questions, comes from collaboration and from trusting your intuition.
Design can have such a positive impact on the way people live and on their relationships and moods.
The urge for good design is the same as the urge to go on living.
Good design doesn’t date.
If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses.
Everyone designs who devises courses of action aimed at changing existing situations into preferred ones.
Design is not for philosophy; it’s for life.
Design is people.
Design is a word that’s come to mean so much that it’s also a word that has come to mean nothing.
Design is not making beauty, beauty emerges from selection, affinities, integration, love.
Computers are to design as microwaves are to cooking.
Design is the method of putting form and content together. Design, just as art, has multiple definitions there is no single definition. Design can be art. Design can be aesthetics. Design is so simple, that’s why it is so complicated.
Design works if it’s authentic, inspired, and has a clear point of view. It can’t be a collection of input.