In 1957, when Christian Dior died at age 52, the fashion world was chocked. Observers were wondering if Paris would remain the capital of High Fashion and if the Christian Dior house would survive its iconic founder and designer. 60 years ahead, we will analyze what makes Christian Dior and Paris forward in fashion.
In order to feed our discussion, read the case and answer the following questions:
- Identify how Christian Dior legacy is still pervasive in Christian Dior DNA
- Explain how Christian Dior global development managed to elevate the brand image overseas
You might find useful to watch several videos, particularly on the history of Dior: