Though I didn't have very high expectations for the Dior Couture show without Galliano at the helm, I also wasn't prepared to be utterly underwhelmed. I have a few vintage Dior Couture pieces and needless to say, the handiwork is exquisite and the styles full of dramatic flair. Bill...

the couture collections are coming down the runways in Paris! Christian Dior designer John Galliano opened the 2011 spring haute couture collections in Paris on Monday with a runway presentation that screamed 40s glamour and was inspired by renowned illustrator, René Gruau. A slew of models...

. Craftmanship and cutting that screams couture seems to be very inadequate, as many of the pieces could have passed as ready-to-wear. The collection as a whole is lack of cohesiveness, and uninspired I would say. Shoes are unacceptable. Karlie Kloss closed the show and Bill Gayten and...

Globe and Mail Galliano-Less Dior Couture Show Fails to Inspire ABC News When your collection notes read like an abbreviated history of the art, architecture and fashion design of the 20th century, you know you've got a problem. Such was the case at Dior's first show in 15 years without ......

COUTURE: Cathy Horyn from The New York Times wasn't a fan of Bill Gaytten's first couture collection for Dior. The collection was too costume-y and lacked polish. Womp womp, sorry Gaytten. COLLABORATIONS: Designer Jason Wu is teaming up with shoe label Melissa on two styles of shoes — a...

In his debut Haute Couture collection for Christian Dior Raf Simons, Christian Dior's Creative Director, analyses the codes found in the clothing designs of Christian Dior himself during his time at the house of Dior. This marks the foundations of the house itself in the current collection....

John Galliano's Spring 2011 couture collection for Christian Dior was an interesting mix of tulle, dégradé, feathers and painterly strokes of beading inspired by the work of illustrator Rene Gruau. Monsieur Galliano began the show with a smouldering Karlie Kloss in a deep red ombre jacket...

PARIS – after the disastrous FW11 haute couture collection presented by the house of dior, i had my reservations about whether or not this season's couture set would even be of any value. under the direction of dior atelier's bill gaytten, the collection presented was flawless. seemingly...

Cinched waist on a long sleeve belted coat dress, and grey strapless tweed My favourite of all her dresses, with an orange textured bodice and monochrome skirt, separated by a shiny gold belt, a little signature of the collection. She finished it perfectly with the red clutch and...

So here we are, a day further into the Haute Couture Spring 2013 season, talking about Raf Simons' creations for Christian Dior's Spring 2013 Couture collection. As news about Dior's former creative, John Galliano fly around, settling him in Oscar de la Renta's design chair, Raf Simons' path...

 

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