Christian Dior S/S2015 Couture Collection

February 05, 2015 7:51 PM

This year’s Dior couture collection was not what you typical expect from a classic fashion house like Dior. The couture shows usually conjure up images of over the top ball gowns with meticulous details but this show was truly a breath of fresh air for Dior. Raf Simons steered away from the quintessential shapes and the Bar silhouettes Dior is known for and opted for more modern silhouettes with a slight nod to the past.  

The opening look was a sequined shift dress under a plastic printed green coat with contrasting bay brown vinyl thigh high boots. The vinyl boots were consistent throughout the collection but ranged in color, pattern, and height. The shoes had a liquid latex look to them that was a stark juxtaposition to the floral patterns, the lace details, and the sequined pieces. 

With such an inspired collection it will be exciting to see which of these pieces are embraced by celebrities and stylists alike.

 

 

WRITTEN BY: SUSAN SCHELL

PHOTO CREDIT: CHRISTIAN DIOR

 

 

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