Dior’s Animated Film “Mise en Dior”

Following recent machine-inspired videos by Chanel and Dior, the latter has released yet another creative ad, this time for its Mise en Dior necklace. Christian Dior’s creative director of accessories, Camille Miceli, was the visionary behind the film named after the first necklace she created. Shot from the perspective of one of its pearls, the … Continued

Dior makes vegan shoes for Natalie Portman

Natalie Portman has enthused about her new role as the face of Miss Cherie for Dior, revealing that Dior re-makes its accessories for the strictly vegan actress. She told WWD.com: “One of the things that’s been so nice is that Dior made all of the shoes for me with no animals and no leather or … Continued

Dior Mother-of-Pearl Touch Phone

While there are iPhones and Blackberries encrusted in gold, platinum and diamonds Dior has decided this is exactly where they should enter the market with a new phone The Dior Touch Phone runs on Android and it’s made from the finest materials, such as: sapphire crystal, steel, gold, diamond and mother-of-pearl.

Mélanie Laurent for Dior’s Hypnotic Poison

Discover after the jump the new Hypnotic Poison film shot by John Cameron Mitchel (The Lady Dior Saga) and featuring Mélanie Laurent… French actress Mélanie Laurent served as a spokesmodel for Christian Dior during the Cannes film festival and is confirming her role in magazine interviews. “We [Dior and I] seduced each other for months, … Continued

Marion Cotillard for Miss Dior Handbags Fall 2011

Marion Cotillard is fronting Miss Lady Dior Handbags campaign – Photographed by fashion photographer Mikael Jansson – for fall 2011 season. The French actress looks picture perfect while posing in fall worthy attire with luxury handbag collection featuring the chain-link handled Miss Dior handbag.

Dior Homme launches “The Wanderer”

The Wanderer is a new short film for Dior Homme, released along with the brand’s Fall/Winter 2011 Collection. The video was conceived by creative director Kris Van Assche and shot by photographer Willy Vanderperre. The campaign includes a series of nine photos that embody the spirit of the fall Dior Homme collection.

Dior Mobile Phone

Dior presents their latest mobile phone – a sleek looking touch screen phone with custom ringtones and menu, 3G, camera, mineral glass, MP3 player, WI-FI and Bluetooth connectivity. Price: €3,300 ($4,800).

Marc Jacobs to Dior, Phoebe Philo to Vuitton?

Much has been speculated ever since Dior’s creative head John Galliano fell from grace due to an anti-Semitism scandal five months ago. Everyone from Azzedine Alaia to Givenchy’s Riccardo Tisci has been named as a potential replacement in the process. But when respected trade publication Women’s Wear Daily adds water to the rumor mill, it … Continued

Dior taking its time to find Galliano successor

Christian Dior is in no hurry to name a successor to the disgraced John Galliano as creative director, its chief executive Sidney Toledano said on Monday. “You know when you ask young girls all the time when they are going to get married, they reply: When I find the right man,” he told AFP as … Continued

LVMH plans behind-the-scenes days this fall

Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy has announced open days at their European artisan workshops, ateliers, and vineyards for two days in October. WWD reports that on the 15th and 16th of the month, the public will be able to experience what happens behind the doors of the luxury conglomerate’s brands that include fashion houses Louis Vuitton, … Continued

Riccardo Tisci to replace Galliano At Dior?

Reputed fashion blog Fashionista is reporting that Italian designer Riccardo Tisci is set to take over as the new designer for Christian Dior. The former creative director for Givenchy is rumoured to replace John Galliano following his sacking over Anti-Semitic charges last month “He’s also…openly discussing his move to Dior with certain acquaintances,” writes editor … Continued

Mélanie Laurent tapped for Dior

According to French media reports, the Inglourious Basterds actress has signed on to become the new face of Dior’s Hypnotic Poison fragrance. Laurent — who has confirmed she will be wearing vintage Dior to the opening ceremony of the Cannes Film Festival as this year’s host — will be joining fellow French actress Marion Cotillard … Continued

Moscow art museum honors Dior

After the John Galliano debacle, Christian Dior can use all the positive publicity it can get, and a new retrospective of its history at the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts sets out to bring back the fashion house’s magic. Opening on April 28, the exhibit showcasing the brand’s 64-year history will not only present … Continued

John Galliano sacked from own label

John Galliano, sacked as chief designer at Christian Dior amid a furore over alleged anti-Semitic remarks, has now been fired from his eponymous label. Women’s Wear Daily said Galliano, 50, had been “formally sacked” by directors of the John Galliano label, which is 91 percent owned by Dior. It added that a sell-off of the … Continued

Dior to present collection despite Galliano’s departure

“It is understood that Dior intends to go ahead with its runway show on Friday [March 4],” Women’s Wear Daily reports. Christian Dior released a statement on March 1 saying it had fired John Galliano with immediate effect in the wake of his arrest over anti-semitic remarks last week.

Dior suspends chief designer John Galliano

Dior suspends chief designer John Galliano following his arrest for alleged assault French police briefly detained British fashion designer John Galliano in Paris on Thursday evening for alleged assault and making anti-Semitic remarks The detention in Paris’ fashionable Marais district came after Dior’s chief designer allegedly verbally accosted a couple seated on a cafe terrace. … Continued

Natalie Portman’s Miss Dior Chérie Commercial

Black Swan star Natalie Portman features in a new TV ad for Christian Dior’s Miss Dior Chérie fragrance. Again directed by Sofia Coppola, this latest installment for the scent shows the Oscar nominee as her most French self, dressing up in Dior (bien sûr), lounging around a dreamy bedroom, and blindfolding her male counterpart. Natalie … Continued

Dior Homme – The Time I Had Some Time Alone

Shot by photographer Willy Vanderperre, the Dior Homme spring 2011 collection is revealed In an austere setting. The model Victor Nylander sports a number of signature Dior Homme by Kris Van Assche styles. To coincide with the movie, a shoot photographed by Karl Lagerfeld and model Baptiste Giabiconi will also be unveiled.