Christian Dior: After owning an art gallery and serving in WWII, Christian Dior began designing for Lucien Long, along with Pierre Balmain. He founded his own house in 1946, and his debut collection had over 90 looks. The line was named the "New Look" and revolutionized the fashion of the day. The look was a calf-length, full skirt with a cinched waist and a fuller bust.
French fashion house Dior has created a line of limited edition temporary tattoos made of 24-carat gold. Designed by Dior jewelry designer Camille Miceli, the ‘Grand Bal’ Golden Tattoos come in shapes of cuffs, chains, bracelets, charms and rings.
Gorgeous Haute Couture gowns (Elie Saab, Christian Dior, Chanel, Zuhair Murad, Gaultier, Georges Hobeika, Marchesa, Naeem Khan…) were worn by 17 young women coming from aristocratic families, or families renown in the industry or cinematic world, at the 24th edition of Le Bal des débutantes, a social and fashion event that was held in Paris on November 26.
Christian Dior, 1905-1957 A top French fashion designer, founder of the well known Dior fashion house, and inventor of the 1947 'New Look': The signature shape was characterized by a below-mid-calf length, full-skirt, large bust (which had fallen from style in 1912), and small waist. In refutation to the post-war fabric restriction, Dior used twenty yards of extravagant fabrics in his creations