• Dior celebrates haute couture as an antidote to fast fashion

    4 monthes ago - By The Guardian

    Musée Rodin dressed up to suggest the intimacy of an atelier, revealing the origins of haute couture As has become tradition, the Christian Dior couture show took place at Paris's Musée Rodin, with the collection itself shown inside a large, white cube within the grounds. Guests entered through the museum, walking past Rodin's The Kiss and beds of roses crisping up in the July heat. Inside, bright lights lit up the space, while large display units containing various white tailored garments stretched from floor to ceiling. The overall effect was the intimate feeling of an atelier - and one...
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  • Erin O'Connor Talks Sewing Skills at Dior Couture Show

    4 monthes ago - By WWD

    ALL WHITE: Stepping into the venue of the Dior couture show on Monday, set in the grounds of the Musée Rodin, guests including Katie Holmes, Emma Roberts and Erin O'Connor got to take in an enchanting tribute to the Dior atelier. Showcasing dressmaking mannequins in the 294 toiles that gave life to the outfits in the collection, the all-white floor-to-ceiling display was reflected in huge ceiling mirrors.
    It had a soothing effect on the show attendees.
    “I feel like we're in a cloud of amazing fashion and couture; it's really beautiful,” said British actress Annabelle Wallis, whose upcoming...
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