Inside a 1950's Christian Dior Fashion Show (12 Photos)

 
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Christian Dior poses with five of his models before his 1950 Fashion Show. 

 

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The 1955 Dior Fashion Show featured some sensible attire like the outfit you see here. 

 

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Modeling a new double-hoop dress at the 1947 Dior Fashion Show

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An elegant white coat and black gloves and hat featured in the 1947 Dior Fashion Show

 

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A unique velvet dress and hat in the 1955 show.

 

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Mr. Dior and a fan before the 1953 show.

 

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A young reporter interviews a guest at the 1950 Dior Fashion Show.  Photo by Willy Maywald

 

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Modeling an over-stated coat in the 1957 Dior Fashion Show

 

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Leopard print anyone?  Welcome to 1955!

 

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The 1954 fashion show brought in some more creative, daring designs