I am a makeup junkie... Yves St. Laurent, Christian Dior, and anything else that looks good.— Julia Barr
Most Powerful Christian Dior quotations
I had the luck at 18 to become assistant to Christian Dior, and to succeed him at 21 and to meet with success from my first collection in 1958. That will be 44 years in a few days. Above all it was Christian Dior who was my master and who was the first to reveal the secrets and mysteries of haute couture.
I was making $50 a week as a house model at Christian Dior for nine months before I learned that photographic models made $50 an hour!
At LVMH, we have amazing heritage brands, and we put interesting talents in those brands, sometimes very young, like we did at Givenchy with Riccardo Tisci at the time, or like we just did with J.W. Anderson at Loewe, but also talents that are already further along in their careers, like Raf Simons at Christian Dior or Nicolas at Vuitton.
I tried to show that fashion is an art.
For that, I followed the counsel of my master Christian Dior and the imperishable lesson of Mademoiselle Chanel. I created for my era and I tried to foresee what tomorrow would be.
My mum worked as a secretary for Christian Dior. She looked like a movie star.
In my opinion, Christian Dior was never, ever theatre.
My religious background is that my mother is a Christian Dior Scientist.
On 9/11, that morning, I was in a Christian Dior Couture appointment at the Hotel Pierre.