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Dior: The Perfumes

An opportunity to see some of Rene Gruau’s lovely illustrations in a new(ish) book, Dior: The Perfumes by Chandler Burr, described as: An exquisite exploration of the relationship between Christian Dior and perfumes, celebrating sixty-five years of inspiration, innovation, and style. List of available supply from publisher, Rizzoli, including the ever-ubiquitous Amazon. Another one for the collection […]


Dior: The Legendary Images

I have just pre-ordered, release date 3 June 2014, what looks to be a stunning book full of brilliant fashion photography: Dior: The Legendary Images: Great Photographers and Dior.  The publisher, Rizzoli, says: About This Book Reaching beyond the intimate setting of the fashion show, the photographer paints a portrait of haute couture that takes […]