Christian Dior - Quotes

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After women, flowers are the most lovely thing God has given the world.

After women, flowers are the most lovely thing God has given the world.

Deep in every heart slumbers a dream, and the couturier knows it: every woman is a princess. ---->>>

On vacation, you can wear all the colorful and casual clothing that you like, but you must always be elegant. ---->>>

Colour is what gives jewels their worth. They light up and enhance the face. Nothing is more elegant than a black skirt and sweater worn with a sparkling multi-stoned necklace. ---->>>

Bright reds - scarlet, pillar-box red, crimson or cherry - are very cheerful and youthful. There is certainly a red for everyone. ---->>>

A woman's perfume tells more about her than her handwriting. ---->>>

White is pure and simple and matches with everything. ---->>>

I wanted to be considered a good craftsman. I wanted my dresses to be constructed like buildings, molded to the curves of the female form, stylizing its shape. ---->>>

Zest is the secret of all beauty. There is no beauty that is attractive without zest.

Zest is the secret of all beauty. There is no beauty that is attractive without zest.

Women, with their sure instincts, realized that my intention was to make them not just more beautiful but also happier.

Women, with their sure instincts, realized that my intention was to make them not just more beautiful but also happier.

You can wear black at any time. You can wear it at any age. You may wear it for almost any occasion; a 'little black frock' is essential to a woman's wardrobe.

You can wear black at any time. You can wear it at any age. You may wear it for almost any occasion; a 'little black frock' is essential to a woman's wardrobe.

The tones of gray, pale turquoise and pink will prevail. ---->>>

A country, a style or an epoch are interesting only for the idea behind them. ---->>>

We were emerging from the period of war, of uniforms, of women-soldiers built like boxers. I drew women-flowers, soft shoulders, fine waists like liana and wide skirts like corolla. ---->>>

The detail is as important as the essential is. When it is inadequate, it destroys the whole outfit. ---->>>

Without foundations, there can be no fashion. ---->>>

Women are most fascinating between the ages of 35 and 40 after they have won a few races and know how to pace themselves. Since few women ever pass 40, maximum fascination can continue indefinitely. ---->>>

In a machine age, dressmaking is one of the last refuges of the human, the personal, the inimitable.

In a machine age, dressmaking is one of the last refuges of the human, the personal, the inimitable.

You can never really go wrong if you take nature as an example. ---->>>

My dream is to save women from nature.

My dream is to save women from nature.

A dress is a piece of ephemeral architecture, designed to enhance the proportions of the female body.

A dress is a piece of ephemeral architecture, designed to enhance the proportions of the female body.

Finally, everything that has been part of my life, whether I wanted it to or not, has expressed itself in my dresses. ---->>>

Haute couture is like an orchestra, for which only Balenciaga is the conductor. The rest of us are just musicians, following the directions he gives us. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: French
Born: 01-21, 1905
Birthplace: Granville, Manche, France
Die: 10-24, 1957
Occupation: Designer
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Christian Dior (French pronunciation: ​[kʁistjɑ̃ djɔːʁ]; 21 January 1905 – 24 October 1957) was a French fashion designer, best known as the founder of one of the world's top fashion houses, also called Christian Dior, which is now owned by Groupe Arnault.(wikipedia)