"My great-grandfather was in the army in India, and we have photographs of my family there in full Victorian dress. They're incredibly romantic."
"Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow."Georgina Chapman on William Shakespeare
"Deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance."Georgina Chapman on Oscar Wilde
"The word 'romance,' according to the dictionary, means excitement, adventure, and something extremely real. Romance should last a lifetime."Georgina Chapman on Billy Graham
"A tramp, a gentleman, a poet, a dreamer, a lonely fellow, always hopeful of romance and adventure."Georgina Chapman on Charlie Chaplin
"Romantic love is mental illness. But it's a pleasurable one. It's a drug. It distorts reality, and that's the point of it. It would be impossible to fall in love with someone that you really saw."Georgina Chapman on Fran Lebowitz
"I think it's very empowering to be able to have a career and to be a mother. It gives you an amazing sense of self."
"What an amazing opportunity to do something like direct a movie and step out of your creative comfort zone and yet do something that is also so familiar at the same time. I was also just excited to have the chance to direct, which I may never get to do again."
"It's funny, because I sometimes feel that I'm most creative when I'm pregnant."
"I enjoyed studying costume, learning about the corsetry and the historical context of fashion. I never had any real intention of being a costume designer."
"One of my most sentimental items is my grandmother's engagement ring that my mom gave me a few years ago. It's a Victorian-style setting that's closed in the back, so it doesn't sparkle the way diamonds do now. I wear it as a pendant."