Dior has released a limited edition collection of 24-carat gold temporary tattoos, meant to look like pieces jewellery.
Shot by iconic American photographer Steven Meisel, the Dior Golden Jungle Fall 2012 ad campaign stars an alluring Daria Strokous.
The Russian model was styled by Carine Roitfield, who complemented the safari-like looks and earthy tones with animal-print accessories and furs as well as golden jewelry.
Raquel Zimmermann stars in the “My Dior” Jewelry Spring 2012 ad campaign photographed by Steven Meisel and styled by Carine Roitfeld.
France’s Château de Versailles is continuing its moment in the fashion spotlight, with the latest Dior video seeing the famous castle transformed into a secret garden.
Just last month it was reported Chanel will host its annual Croisière presentation at the Château de Versailles on May 14, and now the prestigious location, which is situated near Paris, provides the setting for a dreamlike fashion video by Dior.
French fashion powerhouse Dior has named Raf Simons as chief designer to succeed John Galliano who was fired more than a year ago for racist outbursts.
The 44-year-old Belgian, who started out designing furniture, will be responsible for Haute Couture, Ready-to-Wear and Women’s Accessories.
He will premiere his first Christian Dior Haute Couture collection in Paris in July, said Dior, one of the crown jewels in Bernard Arnault’s LVMH luxury empire.
American actress Mila Kunis has been named as the new face for the Spring Summer 2012 campaign of luxury brand Christian Dior.
Kunis is the latest in a long line of movie stars such as Marilyn Monroe, Elizabeth Taylor and Grace Kelly, to be associated with Dior.
The 28-year-old actress is thrilled with her appointment, although admits her day-to-day style doesn’t always match the luxurious Dior aesthetic.
Dior presents the latest version of its Lady Dior film series with a comedy directed by John Cameron Mitchell and starring Marion Cotillard.
The new Dior film features Marion as a young Hollywood movie-star, frolicking pool-side for a Dior TV commercial.
Christian Dior have launched a one-off accessories line in collaboration with conceptual German artist Anselm Reyle.
Reyle has been given carte blanche to create a collection of accessories utilising his use of colour and texture.
The collection will include everything from wallets and clutches up to full sized handbags and shopper totes.
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 pinball-inspired film follows its journey along the steps of the creation of the necklace, with every completed detail being ‘rewarded’ with an iconic Dior piece, such as the Lady Dior bag.
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 anything, because I don’t wear any leather…They re-made all my shoes so I can wear Dior shoes without taking lives.”