Introduction * Early Life * The House of Dior * The War Years * The New Look * House of Dior: 1950s * Hollywood and Socialites * Dior without Dior * Accessories * Fragrance and Beauty * Suggested Reading * Index.
An exquisitely curated selection of illustrations accompanied by fashion writer Karen Homer's authoritative text presents the journey of a brand known today as the last word in opulence, drama and femininity.
Karen Homer is an author and fashion journalist who has written for Vogue and The Times. Her books include Things a Woman Should Know About Style and Dressing Marilyn. She lives in London.