The History of Dior

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Dior is a multinational luxury fashion brand, created in 1946, it became famous really quickly. On TikTok, the Lip Glow Oil is going viral, it was launched in 2020 because shiny lips were becoming popular again. 

The Dior Lip Oil is a genuine lip care product, infused with cherry oil it nourishes, softens, revitalizes, and protects the lips. This oil teams an intense lip care formula, giving a pinkish glossy look once applied to the lips. The best seller is the clear shade because it changes color with the PH of your skin. Its texture is not oily or sticky which could feel uncomfortable for many people also, the product’s applicator feels very soft. Also, its most famous item is the Lady Dior Bag, which was launched in 1995, it didn’t earn its name until princess Diana wore it in Paris later that year. The bag is still available in stores and is worth $5180 US.

     Christian Dior was born on January 21st, 1905, 41 years later he created the famous brand, Dior. Since Christian Dior died at 52 years old because of a heart attack in Italy, his brand is now chaired and controlled by a French businessman, Bernard Arnault. In 2017 he purchased all the remaining Christian Dior shares in a reported $13.1 billion buyout.

     Dior was created in 1946 in Paris, less than three months later, the brand released its first collection which was called “New look” featuring rounded shoulders, a cinched waist, and a very full skirt. It celebrated ultra-feminity. Dior became the most influential fashion designer after world war II which was in the late 1940s and 1950s. 

     Dior is a worldwide company and has been sponsored on many platforms like Instagram, Twitter, TikTok and so much more. To this day, Dior is worth about 158.41B$.

         Dior’s signature style is known for its clean lines, geometric shapes, and full skirts. The brand also ensured that each design had a detail that would enhance the dress’s silhouette. 

     Many celebrities have worn Dior for special occasions like Marilyn Monroe who wore a gown during “The Last Sitting” which is a photo shoot taken by Bert Stern. The photoshoot was commissioned by Vogue in June 1962, six weeks before she died. Marilyn Monroe was an American actress, model, and singer. The brand’s personality is associated with iconic, fashionable, glamorous, emblematic, and inimitable.