RAF SIMONS

LVMH to Elect the Designer of Tomorrow

LVMH to Elect the Designer of Tomorrow

  by Channing Hargrove

Watch out CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund, you’ve got competition. Luxury giant Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton is launching an international contest for young designers with the fashion industry’s biggest names selecting the winner, Women’s [...]

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Jil Sander Leaves Jil Sander…Again

  by Channing Hargrove

Third time's a charm right, Jil Sander? The designer is leaving her namesake brand, which she founded in 1968, for the third time for what the fashion house is calling personal reasons. “On behalf of the group I want to thank Jil [...]

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Christian Dior Spring 2014

Christian Dior Spring 2014

  by Katherine Fotinos

DESIGNER: Raf Simons INSPIRATION: The Garden of Eden. Simons turned the Musée Rodin into his own seductively stylish green house and delved into the concept of “twisting, turning, and pushing Dior,” until “a beautiful rose [...]

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Jennifer Lawrence Illuminates Au Natural for Miss Dior

Jennifer Lawrence Illuminates Au Natural for Miss Dior

  by Katherine Fotinos

Barefaced beauty is a good look for Jennifer Lawrence, and we're glad Raf Simons thinks so too. In Dior's latest  ad campaign, Lawrence poses for the creative director's fall 2013 line with natural makeup, showing off a charcoal pea coat [...]

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Christian Dior: Fall Haute Couture 2013

Christian Dior: Fall Haute Couture 2013

  by Katherine Fotinos

Designer: Raf Simons Inspiration:  In an effort to make "sensible couture," Simons was inspired by the personal style of "women from different continents and cultures," according to The Telegraph. Trends: Dior's free-thinking, [...]

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Dior Accessories For the Art Girl Within

Dior Accessories For the Art Girl Within

  by Katherine Fotinos

Inspired by the works and wonders of Dali, Warhol, Magritte, and others, Raf Simons's accessories for the Dior Autumn-Winter 2014 collection draw heavily from the world of art. His source of inspiration makes perfect sense for this [...]

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