The following from Stylezeitgeist:
that is because minds are lazier than wallets, and some people prefer to speak through thier appreance
First of all, when you make a post like that, it's sorta important to get your spelling and grammar correct. Second, the second part is meant as an insult, I think, and that sentiment is not uncommon on SZ (there is often grumbling about people who post too often on WAYWT, and don't participate in enough discussions), which boggles the mind. Fashion is first and foremost, a visual medium, and while clothing is often symbol laden, it is usually equal parts about decoration, and all about appearance.