dior haute couture spring 2014 show3 Dior Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2014

Dior Spring 2014 Haute Couture–Raf Simons delivered his own vision of ladylike elegance for Dior Haute Couture’s spring-summer 2014 collection. The new collection offers a strict color palette of bright white, soft pastels and midnight navy or black. For spring, the Dior woman also embraces prints with an array of spots featured on floor-length gowns as well as more textured effects including circular cutouts or 3d embellishments. Simons excelled when it came to more minimal pieces such as a dress featuring a short, A-line skirt and demure neckline modeled by Diana Moldovan.

dior fall 2004 campaign2 Throwback Thursday | Gisele Bundchen for Dior Fall 2004 Campaign

Throwback Dior – Taking a look back to Dior’s fall 2004 campaign, you see Gisele Bundchen looking ever the role of supermodel in a set of colorful, high impact images. Nick Knight photographed the Brazilian beauty in Rasta-inspired colors as well as animal prints from the collection. Fast forward to today and Gisele is still landing major campaigns left and right–the most recent one for Pantene haircare products.

allison williams dior dress1 Allison Williams Wears Dior at the Girls Season 3 Premiere

Allison in Dior – Attending the season three premiere of “Girls” held in New York City yesterday, actress Allison Williams wore a head to toe Dior look from the label’s spring 2014 collection. Her pale blue silk satin cocktail dress was a demure look along with her jewelry and shoes, also from the French fashion house. Allison is proving to be a fashion darling after appearing on the covers of Elle and Glamour Spain recently.

dior spring 2014 ad1 Stella Tennant, Edie Campbell + More for Dior Spring/Summer 2014 Campaign

To the Sky – For its spring-summer 2014 campaign, Dior enlists a cast of leading faces including Stella Tennant, Edie Campbell, Elise Crombez (who also appeared in the brand’s fall ads) and Julia Nobis. Photographed by Willy Vandeperre, the women’s heads are in the clouds (quite literally!) as they pose on scaffolds against a backdrop of vibrant skies. Creative director Raf Simons’ colorful prints and sharp tailoring is on full display in the spring advertisements.

dior illustrations1 Dior Illustrated by Mats Gustafson

Dior / Mats Gustafson

A Work of Art – Swedish artist Mats Gustafson reinterprets Dior’s latest collections designed by Raf Simons in a recent series of illustrations commissioned by the fashion house. We see pieces from the fall-winter 2013 and cruise 2013 collections in the elegant works. Gustafson’s use of watercolors, pastels and paper treatment brings an interesting take to the Dior creations.

fia ljungstrom1 Fia Ljungstrom is Ladylike in Dior for Elle China by Stockton Johnson

A Women Who Road Away – Swathed in looks exclusively from Dior’s resort 2014 collection, Fia Ljungstrom graces the pages of Elle China’s January issue. Photographed by Stockton Johnson and styled by Cloe Dong, the dark-haired model is the very picture of elegance posing in Monaco in the French label’s ladylike designs created by Raf Simons. / Makeup by Claire Raimbault, Hair by Teddi Cranford

denisa elle shoot1 Denisa Dvorakova Poses in Dior for Elle Czech by Branislav Simoncik

Dior Darling – Dressed in a wardrobe of all Dior, model Denisa Dvorakova wows in looks from the French fashion house’s resort 2014 collection in the January cover story of Elle Czech. Fashion photographer Branislav Simoncik captured the vibrant images with styling by Jan Kralicek. Denisa poses everywhere from poolside to the beach in these glossy snaps. / Hair by Mirka Hajdova, Makeup by Adriana Bartosova

charlize theron dior mag2 Charlize Theron Takes LA for Dior Magazine #4 by Patrick Demarchelier

Charlize in Dior – The fourth issue of Dior’s print bi-annual magazine gets even more star power with actress Charlize Theron. The South African beauty poses for Patrick Demarchelier in a series of images lensed in Los Angeles, California. Wearing looks from the French fashion house, Charlize impresses in chic silhouettes as well as swimwear styles with hair by Enzo Angileri of Cloutier Remix.