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Best Quote Ever

January 7, 2009
“Fashion is as profound and critical a part of the social life of man as sex, and is made up of the same ambivalent mixture of irresistible urges and inevitable taboos.”

~ René König (1906-1992), German Sociologist and author of The Restless Image: A Sociology of Fashion


(and yes, I jacked this from Clutch)

Now where do I find this book?

Update:  FOUND IT!

Half.com

Amazon

My blog’s new home is up; you should go there.

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4 Comments leave one →
  1. January 7, 2009 9:50 pm

    Interesting. You should email that to EVERYONE

  2. January 9, 2009 8:45 am

    Hmm…being a Sociology grad. student interested in aesthetics this is ROCKING MY WORLD. I wonder if the library has this.

  3. January 11, 2009 5:17 pm

    I’ve been eyeing those strappy sneakers on Karmaloop for a while now. I’m thinking about copping those or this other pair I saw.

  4. January 15, 2009 9:45 pm

    Love that quote. And love fashion.

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