In 1947, Christian Dior stunned the fashion world with his first collection; his 'New Look' featured designs that transformed the way women dressed. This book recounts Dior's search for the perfect line and how his unique vision of women's ideal silhouette developed.
Charlotte Sinclair is a freelance journalist and contributing editor to British Vogue. At twenty-two she won the 2001 Vogue Talent Contest for writing; she then spent three years at Harper’s Bazaar as Arts and Entertainment Editor before returning to Vogue as Associate Features Editor. She is the author of the successful Vogue on Christian Dior.