Maria Grazia Chiuri is the new creative director of Dior
Almost a year ago, Raf Simons left the fashion house Dior. And recently it became known the name of the new creative director. It became the 52-year-old Maria Grazia Chiuri. Prior to this, together with Pierpaolo Picciolo she headed Valentino.
«I had it in mind that a woman designer might be interesting for a while now and I was very happy that Maria Grazia has agreed to join our team», — said the director of Dior Sidney Toledano.
Maria Grazia Chiuri became the first female designer to head Dior. The first work of creative director can be seen in September as part of Paris Fashion Week. In addition to ready-to-wear and haute couture, Maria Grazia Chiuri will create a line of accessories.