“Clothing has gotten so oversaturated, so opulent, so full-on. I think we were just like, ‘Man, I want to chill.'” – Off-White creative director, Virgil Abloh on the direction of fashion as quoted in the April 2016 issue of Elle.
“In the beginning, sports and fashion were two worlds, separately created by separate gods.” – From “Champions League” by Robert Sullivan in the April 2016 issue of Vogue.
“There’s a lot of wannabes out there creating noise… The shakedown’s started. A lot of these brands are going to go away.” – Matt Powell, a sports industry analyst at the NPD Group, a market research firm, as quoted by the New York Times.
“I’m the type of person who is either at a one or 3,000” – Bandier founder Jennifer Bandier on what kind of person she is.
“Everybody talks about ‘athleisure’ right now—we actually don’t see ourselves as a part of athleisure. I’m not even sure what athleisure means.” – Lululemon CEO Laurent Potdevin on athleisure.
“The average price for yoga pants increased by 14% as luxury brands such as Lucas Hugh entered the market.” – Forbes