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Rare Christian Dior Mohawk Hat 2002 John Galliano MINT
By Christian Dior
Located in New York, NY
Very rare mohawk Christian Dior hat from John Galliano Era for Dior Impossible to find and very few made and preserved in this condition. Condition is excellent, hat looks unworn...
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21st Century and Contemporary Hats

Christian Dior F/W 2002 “Admit it!” Black Leather Belt
By Christian Dior, John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Rome, IT
Christian Dior by John Galliano black leather studded chunky belt, with adjustable fabric strap, from the Fall/Winter 2002 "Admit it!" collection Similar version showcased on the ru...
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Early 2000s Belts

Christian Dior Stripe Cargo Strap Swim Suit 2002
By Christian Dior
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Christian Dior by John Galliano multicolor stripe swimsuit with deep V and grommet cargo straps at bust and across back. Never been worn. Featured on the runway and advertising. Coll...
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21st Century and Contemporary Swimwear

S/S 2002 L#35 John Galliano for Christian Dior Embellished Jeans
By Christian Dior
Located in Montgomery, TX
S/S 2002 L#35 John Galliano for Christian Dior Embellished Jeans “Street Chic” collection Embellished Jeans Complete the runway look with matching embellished silk hooded caftan (it ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Jeans

Christian Dior Dark Blue & Brown Denim 2002 Handbag
By Christian Dior
Located in New York, NY
Product Details: Dark Blue & Brown Christian Dior Denim 2002 Handbag. This bag features a denim body, leather trim, gold-tone hardware, Oblique lining, dual top handles, and a zip cl...
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21st Century and Contemporary Top Handle Bags

Christian Dior By John Galliano S/S 2002 Lace-Up Denim Jacket
By John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Fort Myers, FL
Christian Dior By John Galliano S/S 2002 Vintage Lace-Up Denim Jacket Christian Dior denim jacket with contrast stitching, lace-up tie details throughout and zip closure at front.
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Early 2000s Jackets

F/W 2002 Christian Dior John Galliano Runway Whipstitch Coyote Fur Jacket Coat
By Christian Dior, John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Yukon, OK
DESIGNER: F/W 2002 Christian Dior by John Galliano Please contact us for more images and/or information. CONDITION: Good- factory distressed, inside- out style- no flaws FABRIC: L...
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Early 2000s Jackets

S/S 2002 Christian Dior John Galliano Runway Ivory Python Trench Coat Jacket
By Christian Dior, John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Yukon, OK
DESIGNER: S/S 2002 Christian Dior by John Galliano Runway Please contact us for more images and/or information. CONDITION: Good- light color transfer inside on lining in one small ...
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Early 2000s Jackets

Christian Dior By John Galliano F/W 2002 Ruffles Bikini Swimwear 2 Piece Set
By John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Fort Myers, FL
Christian Dior By John Galliano F/W 2002 Ruffles Bikini Swimwear 2 Piece Set FR 36/38 Exellent Condition Looks Unworn Please note the bra top is size FR 36 and the bikini bottom is ...
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Early 2000s Swimwear

2002 Vintage John Galliano for Christian Dior Leather Bag
By Christian Dior, John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Montgomery, TX
Christian Dior Top Handle Bag 2002 Collection by John Galliano Details: Brown Leather Floral Embroidery Silver-Tone Hardware Flat Handles Logo Jacquard Lining & Single Interior Pock...
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21st Century and Contemporary Top Handle Bags

Christian Dior by John Galliano white cotton jewelled t-shirt, fw 2002
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in London, GB
Christian Dior by John Galliano white cotton t-shirt with jewel embellishments. Fall-Winter 2002
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Early 2000s T-Shirts

Christian Dior by John Galliano denim print bodysuit and sarong skirt, ss 2002
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in London, GB
▪ Christian Dior Trompe-l'œil denim printed bodysuit and maxi skirt set ▪ Designed by John Galliano ▪ Lycra bodysuit with gold 'CD' hardware ▪ Sarong style maxi skirt with knot detai...
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Early 2000s Swimwear

Christian Dior by Galliano 2002 Pleated Ruffled Evening Gown
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in Austin, TX
Christian Dior by John Galliano brown gown with pleated ruffles. This gorgeous gown from the 2002 collection has sheer mesh accents as well as ruffled trim. Condition: Excellent. Siz...
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Early 2000s Evening Gowns

Dior Fall 2002 RTW Leather Jacket
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in Prague, CZ
As seen on the runway. Goat skin leather jacket with fabulous draped shoulders and cut-out flower detailed sleeves. Size FR 38, US 6. Measurements (flat lay on one side): Shoulder...
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Early 2000s Jackets

Christian Dior by John Galliano lizard skin blazer jacket, fw 2002
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in London, GB
▪ Christian Dior lizard skin blazer jacket ▪ Designed by John Galliano ▪ 100% Lizard ▪ Notched lapel ▪ Two front flap pockets ▪ FR 40 - UK 12 - US 8 ▪ Fall-Winter 2002
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Early 2000s Coats and Outerwear

Christian Dior By John Galliano S/S 2002 Unworn Bustier Silk Pink Corset Top
By John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Fort Myers, FL
Christian Dior By John Galliano S/S 2002 Unworn Bustier Silk Pink Corset Top Size 32C Christian Dior by John Galliano silk bustier top featuring crystal embellished logo, detachable...
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Early 2000s Jackets

2002 Christian Dior John Galliano White Cut-Out Logo Monogram Bodysuit Swimsuit
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in Yukon, OK
DESIGNER: S/S 2002 Christian Dior Please contact for more information and/or photos. CONDITION: Good- no flaws COUNTRY MADE: France FABRIC: Nylon & Lycra SIZE: 10 but runs very ...
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Early 2000s Bodysuits

Unworn Christian Dior By John Galliano "Diorissimo" One-Piece Swimsuit, SS2002
By John Galliano, Christian Dior
Located in Geneva, CH
From the SS2002 "Street Chic" collection, this never worn Dior one-piece swimsuit features the house's iconic "Dior Oblique" logo, which makes a subtle statement on its own. Made in ...
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Early 2000s Swimwear

S/S 2002 Christian Dior John Galliano Japanese Silk Braided Straps Maxi Dress
By Christian Dior, John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Yukon, OK
DESIGNER: S/S 2002 Christian Dior Please contact us for more images or information CONDITION: Good- no holes or stains, some pulls to silk FABRIC: Silk COUNTRY: France SIZE:F-40...
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Early 2000s Maxi Dresses

S/S 2002 Christian Dior John Galliano Rasta Bustier High Slit Strapless Dress
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in Yukon, OK
DESIGNER: S/S 2002 Christian Dior by John Galliano Please contact us for more images and/or information. CONDITION: Good- no holes or stains FABRIC: Blend COUNTRY: France SIZE: ...
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Early 2000s Maxi Dresses

Christian Dior by John Galliano grey denim embroidered and beaded pants, ss 2002
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in London, GB
Christian Dior by John Galliano grey cotton denim flared pants with embroidery and beading. Spring-Summer 2002
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Early 2000s Jeans

S/S 2002 Christian Dior John Galliano Sheer Pink Embellished Maxi Dress
By Christian Dior, John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Yukon, OK
DESIGNER: S/S 2002 Christian Dior Please contact for more information and/or photos. CONDITION: Good- minor imperfections please see last 3 photos- the top of the straps appear sl...
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Early 2000s Maxi Dress

S/S 2002 Christian Dior John Galliano Trompe L'oeil Sheer Silk Blouse Top
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in Yukon, OK
DESIGNER: S/S 2002 Christian Dior by John Galliano Please contact us for more images or information CONDITION: Good- no flaws but main label is missing FABRIC: Silk COUNTRY: Fran...
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Early 2000s Blouses and Tops

F/W 2002 Christian Dior by John Galliano Plunging Sheer Black Silk Dress
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in Yukon, OK
DESIGNER: F/W 2002 Christian Dior by John Galliano Please contact us for more images or information CONDITION: Good- no flaws FABRIC: 100% silk COUNTRY: France SIZE: 38 MEASUR...
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Early 2000s Cocktail Dresses

F/W 2002 Christian Dior John Galliano Runway Plunging Sheer Black Silk Dress
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in Yukon, OK
DESIGNER: F/W 2002 Christian Dior by John Galliano Runway Please contact for more information and/or photos. CONDITION: Good- flawless MATERIAL: Tag removed- it is silk COUNTRY M...
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Early 2000s Maxi Dress

S/S 2002 Christian Dior John Galliano Sheer Black Knit & Tulle Gown Dress
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in Yukon, OK
DESIGNER: S/S 2002 Christian Dior by John Galliano Please contact for more information and/or photos. CONDITION: Good- no flaws FABRIC: Viscose & Nylon COUNTRY MADE: Italy SIZE...
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Early 2000s Maxi Dress

Dior Fall 2002 RTW Printed Wrap Up Blouse
By Christian Dior, John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Prague, CZ
Size FR 38. Fits like Small or smaller Medium. Measurements: Shoulder to shoulder - 44 cm (17 in) Waist (fully tied, adjustable) - 35 cm (14 in) Excellent vintage condition.
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Early 2000s Blouses

S/S 2002 Christian Dior John Galliano Sheer Pink Silk Super High Slit Slip Dress
By Christian Dior, John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Yukon, OK
DESIGNER: S/S 2002 Christian Dior by John Galliano Please contact us for more images and/or information. CONDITION: Good- no flaws FABRIC: Silk COUNTRY: France SIZE: 40 MEASUR...
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Early 2000s Cocktail Dresses

Christian Dior by John Galliano blue denim print wide-leg pants, ss 2002
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in London, GB
▪ Christian Dior trompe l’oeil denim print wide-leg pants ▪ Designed by John Galliano ▪ 98% Cotton, 2% Lycra ▪ IT 40 - FR 36 - UK 8 - US 4 ▪ Spring-Summer 2002
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Early 2000s Wide Leg Pants

S/S 2002 Christian Dior John Galliano 20's Drop Waist Sheer Beaded Mesh Dress
By Christian Dior, John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Yukon, OK
DESIGNER: S/S 2002 Christian Dior by John Galliano Please contact us for more images and/or information. CONDITION: Fair- has light bead loss, faint stain on pink strip across ches...
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Early 2000s Cocktail Dresses

Christian Dior by John Galliano floral print three piece pant suit, fw 2002
By Christian Dior, John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in London, GB
Christian Dior by John Galliano multicoloured floral printed cotton ensemble comprising: jacket with tack button fastenings, flared pants with pin tucks and matching skirt with red r...
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Early 2000s Suits, Outfits and Ensembles

Christian Dior By John Galliano S/S 2002 Unworn Bustier Top & Skirt 2 Piece Set
By John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Fort Myers, FL
Christian Dior By John Galliano S/S 2002 Unworn Bustier Silk Pink Corset Top & Skirt 2 Piece Set FR 36 Christian Dior by John Galliano silk bustier top featuring crystal embellished...
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Early 2000s Suits, Outfits and Ensembles

Vintage 2002 John Galliano for Christian Dior Burgundy Satin Slip Dress
By John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Resurrection Vintage is excited to offer a vintage Christian Dior by John Galliano burgundy slip dress featuring a hammered silk texture, laces around the neckline and tank straps, s...
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Early 2000s Maxi Dress

Christian Dior by John Galliano Saddle Belt Bag, Spring-Summer 2002
By Christian Dior, John Galliano
Located in Geneva, CH
The ultimate "it” bag of the early 2000's, the "Saddle Bag" is probably the most iconic and recognizable "object" John Galliano created for Dior. The prolific whimsical designer has ...
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Early 2000s Belt Bags

Christian Dior by John Galliano Saddle Belt Bag, Spring-Summer 2002
By Christian Dior, John Galliano
Located in Geneva, CH
The ultimate "it” bag of the early 2000's, the "Saddle Bag" is probably the most iconic and recognizable "object" John Galliano created for Dior. The prolific whimsical designer has ...
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Early 2000s Belt Bags

Rare Christian Dior 2002 Iconic Runway Caftan Dress As Seen on Alicia Keys
By Christian Dior, John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Los Angeles, CA
John Galliano’s awesome earlier piece for the House of Dior s/s 2002. The dress and sheer caftan was designed to be worn together or separately. Galliano’s collection is edgy, en...
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21st Century and Contemporary Evening Dresses

Dior Spring 2002 RTW Stamp Print Set
By Christian Dior, John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Prague, CZ
Very rare and unique set from Dior Spring 2002 RTW collection, consisting of a blouse as seen on the runway as well as harem pants (as well seen on the runway but in red chiffon). ...
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Early 2000s Suits, Outfits and Ensembles

Christian Dior by John Galliano floral cotton and leather pant suit, fw 2002
By Christian Dior, John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in London, GB
▪ Christian Dior floral cotton and leather pant suit ▪ Designed by John Galliano ▪ 98% Cotton 2% Elastane / 100% Leather ▪ Round neck zip-up jacket ▪ Attached leather belt with met...
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Early 2000s Trouser Pant Suits

Vintage F/W 2002 John Galliano for Cristian Dior Crystal Embellished Red Top
By Christian Dior
Located in Montgomery, TX
Iconic Vintage F/W 2002 John Galliano for Cristian Dior Crystal Embellished Red Top Stretch cotton Crystals Embroidery Mesh sleeves FR Size 36 - US 4 Excellent condition
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21st Century and Contemporary T-Shirts

Dior Vintage Oblique Trotter Saddle Bag Gold Hardware (2002)
By Christian Dior
Located in Montreal, Quebec
This iconic Dior vintage saddle bag is the original John Galliano design with blue monogram canvas and leather details. The bag features a flat leather shoulder strap, logo charms an...
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21st Century and Contemporary Shoulder Bags

Dior Vintage Medium Leather Street Chic Tote 2002
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in Montreal, Quebec
This tote is made with black leather with silver-tone hardware, dual rolled shoulder straps with tonal canvas accents, tonal canvas accents at center featuring grommet embellishments...
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21st Century and Contemporary Shoulder Bags

Dior Homme Double Zip Knit Cardigan Hedi Slimane AW 2002
By Christian Dior, Hedi Slimane
Located in Berlin, DE
Dior Homme knit cardigan with double zip pockets AW 2002 "Reflexion" by Hedi Slimane. Original size : M Made in Italy Measurments : Shoulders 43 cm Chest 45 cm Sleeve 73 c...
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21st Century and Contemporary Cardigans

Dior by John Galliano Spring 2002 RTW Printed Silk Gown
By Christian Dior, John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Prague, CZ
The dress was seen on the runway styled as a skirt. As also seen on the actress Madeleine Madden in the Wonderland Magazine. 100% Silk chiffon. Size FR 38, will fit sizes S and M, ...
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Early 2000s Evening Dresses and Gowns

Dior Vintage Pink Flower Floral Trotter Oblique Monogram Side Bag (2002)
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in Montreal, Quebec
Designed by Galliano. COLOR: Pink monogram MATERIAL: Coated canvas and leather trim DATE CODE: MA-1062 MEASURES: H 9” x L 8” x W 3.5” DROP: 20” (adjustable) CONDITION: Fair - vintag...
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21st Century and Contemporary Shoulder Bags

Dior Vintage Beige Street Chic Military Belt Bag 2002
By Christian Dior, John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Montreal, Quebec
This military style belt bag is made of fabric with Dior Diorissimo monogram print. Featuring leather finishes, two pouches at the front with snap and zip closure and an adjustable b...
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21st Century and Contemporary Crossbody Bags and Messenger Bags

Christian Dior by John Galliano silk and lace slip dress, ss 2002
By John Galliano, Christian Dior
Located in London, London
Christian Dior by John Galliano; novelty printed silk slip dress with bias cut lace panels. Two open patch pockets, draped ribbon panels, spaghetti straps and multiple fabric button ...
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Early 2000s Evening Dresses and Gowns

Christian Dior Navajo Stripe Dress 2002
By Christian Dior
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Christian Dior by John Galliano multi colored Navajo style stripe jersey dress with asymmetrical neckline and hem. Dress features brass hardware at shoulder and brass exposed zippers...
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21st Century and Contemporary Cocktail Dresses

Vintage Christian Dior Blue Denim Embroidered Firework Pants 2002
By Christian Dior
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Vintage Christian Dior by John Galliano dark blue denim jeans featuring flared bottoms, multicolor heavily embroidered firework detail, and front pockets. From the 2002 Collection. ...
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Early 2000s Pants

Christian Dior Spring 2002 T-Shirt by John Galliano
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in Port Hope, ON
Abstract print on a white background, this is one in a series of t-shirts designed by John Galliano. 95% and 5% lycra. The size is marked as 40Fr and 10US but it will fit smaller.
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Early 2000s T-Shirts

Christian Dior F/W 2002 Runway Leather Mirrorwork Embellished Pants
By John Galliano for Christian Dior
Located in Fort Myers, FL
Christian Dior by John Galliano F/W 2002 Runway Leather Mirrorwork Embellished Pants FR 38 Chocolate Christian Dior leather mid-rise flared pants featuring Jaipur mirrorwork embroid...
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Early 2000s Pants

Vintage John Galliano for Christian Dior 2002 Varsity Jacket
By Christian Dior
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Vintage John Galliano for Christian Dior denim varsity jacket featuring ribbing at cuffs and waist, yellow salmon skin trim, front snap closure and plaid embroidered "J'adore" at zip...
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Early 2000s Jackets

New Christian Dior by John Galliano S/S 2002 Denim Bustier Corset Top
By Christian Dior
Located in Fort Myers, FL
New Christian Dior by John Galliano S/S 2002 Denim Bustier Corset Top FR 38 Medium wash blue Christian Dior denim corset with lace-up detail throughout, boning at interior and side ...
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Early 2000s Shirts

2002 Christian Dior Dark Brown Street Chic Handbag
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in Port Hope, ON
In very good condition this April 2002 (MA-0042) leather bag designed by John Galliano. It can be worn as a crossbody (see pictures), as well as a shoulder bag. It has a flap pocket;...
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Early 2000s Crossbody Bags and Messenger Bags

Christian Dior by John Galliano floral printed cotton flared pants, fw 2002
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in London, GB
Christian Dior by John Galliano floral printed cotton flared pants Fall-Winter 2002
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Early 2000s Pants

S/S 2002 Christian Dior by John Galliano Sheer Black Lace Harem Pants
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in Yukon, OK
DESIGNER: S/S 2002 Christian Dior by John Galliano Please contact for more information and/or photos. CONDITION: Good- no flaws! MATERIAL: Nylon & Viscose COUNTRY MADE: France S...
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Early 2000s Pants

Vintage Christian Dior Stamp Print One Shoulder Mini Dress, 2002
By Christian Dior
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Christian Dior by John Galliano ivory silk asymmetrical dress with an all-over Americana & butterfly stamp print, silver tone zipper details at bust and bodice, and chrome hardware d...
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Early 2000s Aesthetic Day Dresses

S/S 2002 L#34 John Galliano for Christian Dior Embellished Silk Hooded Caftan
By Christian Dior
Located in Montgomery, TX
S/S 2002 Look #34 John Galliano for Christian Dior “Street Chic” collection Hooded Caftan Chiffon Silk Comes with matching slip dress and can be work as a dress FR Size 40 - US 8 ...
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21st Century and Contemporary Evening Dresses and Gowns

Vintage S/S 2002 John Galliano for Christian Dior “Voyage” Silk Dress
By Christian Dior
Located in Montgomery, TX
S/S 2002 John Galliano for Christian Dior “Voyage” Silk Dress Rare Find! The dress comes with matching self-tie jacket and shawl! FR Size 38 - US 6 Excellent condition
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21st Century and Contemporary Maxi Dress

S/S 2002 Christian Dior John Galliano Runway Sheer Pink Hooded 2 Dresses
By John Galliano for Christian Dior, Christian Dior
Located in Yukon, OK
DESIGNER: S/S 2002 Christian Dior by John Galliano Runway Please contact for more information and/or photos. CONDITION: Good- light wear but no flaws- label is on the slip dress th...
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Early 2000s Maxi Dresses

S/S 2002 Christian Dior Hardcore Nude Sheer Mesh Swimsuit Bodysuit On Halsey
By John Galliano, Christian Dior
Located in Yukon, OK
DESIGNER: S/S 2002 Christian Dior "Hardcore" collection- this exact bodysuit was loaned for a magazine shoot and worn by Halsey for Wonderland magazine. Contact us if you would like...
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Early 2000s Bodysuits

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Christian Dior2002 Fashion For Sale on 1stDibs

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Christian Dior Biography and Important Works

When Christian Dior launched his couture house, in 1946, he wanted nothing less than to make “an elegant woman more beautiful and a beautiful woman more elegant.” He succeeded, and in doing so the visionary designer altered the landscape of 20th century fashion.

Dior was born in Granville, on the Normandy coast, in 1905. His prosperous haute bourgeois parents wanted him to become a diplomat despite his interest in art and architecture. However, they agreed to bankroll an art gallery, which Dior opened in 1928 in Paris with a friend.

This was the start of Dior’s rise in the city’s creative milieu, where he befriended Pablo Picasso and Jean Cocteau. After seven years as an art dealer, Dior retrained as a fashion illustrator, eventually landing a job as a fashion designer for Robert Piguet, and in 1941, following a year of military service, he joined the house of Lucien Lelong. Just five years later, with the backing of industrialist Marcel Boussac, the ascendant Dior established his own fashion house, at 30 avenue Montaigne in Paris.

Just two years after the end of World War II, the fashion crowd and the moribund haute couture industry were yearning, comme tout Paris, for security and prosperity, desperate to discard the drab, sexless, utilitarian garb imposed by wartime deprivation. They needed to dream anew.

And Dior delivered: He designed a collection for a bright, optimistic future. “It’s quite a revolution, dear Christian!” exclaimed Carmel Snow, the prescient American editor-in-chief of Harper’s Bazaar, famously proclaiming, “Your dresses have such a new look.” The press ran with the description, christening Dior’s debut Spring/Summer haute couture collection the New Look. “God help those who bought before they saw Dior,” said Snow. “This changes everything.”

Dior’s collection definitively declared that opulence, luxury and femininity were in. His skirts could have 40-meter-circumference hems, and outfits could weigh up to 60 pounds. They were cut and shaped like architecture, on strong foundations that molded women and “freed them from nature,” Dior said. Rather than rationing, his ladies wanted reams of fabric and 19-inch waists enforced by wire corsets, and the fashion world concurred. The debut got a standing ovation.

In the subsequent decade, Paris ruled as the undisputed fashion capital of the world, and Christian Dior reigned as its king. With the luxuriously full skirts of his New Look, suits and his drop-dead gorgeous evening dresses and ball gowns worthy of any princess, Dior gave women the gift of glamour they’d lost in the miserable years of war.

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