Christian Dior

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Founded 1946
Industries Fashion
Headquarter Paris, France
Website dior.com
Christian Dior S.A., more commonly known as Dior, is a French luxury goods company founded by Christian Dior, controlled by Bernard Arnault, who also heads LVMH. Fashion legends like Yves Saint Laurent, John Galliano and Christian Dior himself, built the impression of Dior relate to luxury, haute couture and desire. The storied fashion label received its first funding from entrepreneur Marcel Boussac and is credited as the impetus for a new silhouette that is still renowned today. The company designs and retail ready-to-wear, fashion accessories, leather goods, cosmetics, skincare products, and so on.

2012

Raf Simons takes over as creative director

2007

Kris Van Assche takes becomes the new Artistic Director of Dior Homme

2000

Hedi Slimane takes up the lead role

1997

John Galliano is appointed as the creative director

1991

Launches Fragrance Dune

1989

Gianfranco Ferré becomes the head of design for multiple lines

1984

Purchased by Bernard Arnault

1978

The Boussac Group, owner of the label, files for bankruptcy

1957

Founder dies from heart attack; Yves Saint Laurent appointed as artistic director

1954

Establishes first boutique

1946

Founded in Paris
Kim Jones Expands on Dior's Strong Connection With Japan in Exclusive Interview
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Kim Jones Expands on Dior's Strong Connection With Japan in Exclusive Interview

How the country inspired his Pre-Fall ‘19 collection and tapping artist Hajime Sorayama.

Dior Brings Summer 2019 Capsule to Maxfield LA for Special Pop-Up
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Dior Brings Summer 2019 Capsule to Maxfield LA for Special Pop-Up

The highly anticipated collaboration with KAWS is here.

Kim Jones' Dior Men & KAWS Summer 2019 Capsule Collection Available Now
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Kim Jones' Dior Men & KAWS Summer 2019 Capsule Collection Available Now

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Dior Pre-Fall 2019 Pieces: A Detailed Look
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Dior Pre-Fall 2019 Pieces: A Detailed Look

Including the Sorayama saddle bag in all its chrome glory.

A Backstage Look at Dior Men’s Futuristic Pre-Fall 2019 Show
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A Backstage Look at Dior Men’s Futuristic Pre-Fall 2019 Show

Featuring a Sorayama collaboration and jewelry from Yoon.

Yoon Shares a Closer-Look at the Dior Pre-Fall 2019 Android Ring
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Yoon Shares a Closer-Look at the Dior Pre-Fall 2019 Android Ring

Designed by Hajime Sorayama.

Dior's Pre-Fall 2019 Collection Gets Robotic Courtesy of Sorayama Collab
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Dior's Pre-Fall 2019 Collection Gets Robotic Courtesy of Sorayama Collab

Matthew Williams’s popular sliding buckles also return.

Kim Jones' KAWS x Dior Menswear Capsule Drops in Mere Days
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Kim Jones' KAWS x Dior Menswear Capsule Drops in Mere Days

The designer’s first collection has an official release date.

Goldlink On Personal Style & Grooming for the Guggenheim International Gala Pre-Party
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Goldlink On Personal Style & Grooming for the Guggenheim International Gala Pre-Party

Dior vintage pieces and grooming products in effect for the special night.

KAWS 'BFF' Stars in Kim Jones's First Dior Homme Campaign
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KAWS 'BFF' Stars in Kim Jones's First Dior Homme Campaign

The pink flower sculpture that debuted on the runway.
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