Yesterday in London the Victoria and albert Museum opened the largest exhibition of Dior. The experts unanimously that got her in major cultural events this year, because the exhibition “Christian Dior: Designer of dreams” (Christian Dior: Designer of Dreams) covers the history of development and formation of the fashion House from 1947 to the present day.
Interest in the exhibition showed a celebrity yesterday in the British capital has hosted the gala evening, which was attended by Olga Kurylenko, Eva Herzigova, noomi Rapace, Kristin Scott Thomas, Eddie Redmayne, Gemma Atherton, and many others.
Of course, the celebrities chose to dress up in the evening in the creations in the Atelier Dior. So, Olga Kurylenko chose a pastel tulle dress with decorative flowers on the skirt from the collection of the season, and Eva Herzigova — black jacket made of sheepskin and black dress with diamonds.
The exhibition features more than 500 exhibits, including 200 rare pieces of clothing from haute couture collections and accessories, photos, video, perfumes, cosmetics, illustration, journals and personal belongings of the designer.
London as the place of action is also chosen by chance, because Dior was popular in Britain, including members of the Royal family. So, for the official portrait to mark her 21st anniversary, Princess Margaret, after a long search, chose a dress by Dior.
Kristin Scott Thomas
Eddie Redmayne with his wife Hannah
Nikolai von Bismarck