Raf ‘s New Look

Dior’s Couture show; possibly one of the most anticipated shows of the year.  Could the king of cool, sleek, minimal style move to a house depicted by it’s decedent history and more recently the adventurous, outrageous and sometimes vulgar designs of John Galliano?  More importantly could he put his own stamp on a collection and relive the iconic New Look created post War by Dior, celebrating sculptural shapes and a fresh attitude ?

The peplum gave a new emphasis on the waist but it was the pure craftsmanship, sharp tailoring and umbrella skirts that ring true to the house of Dior; whilst still hinting at the new era to come……Raf Simmons fans, watch this space.

All images courtesy of Style.com.

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