Christian Dior Fall 2011 Fashion Week Show Goes On, Without John Galliano
John Galliano was, of course, absent from the Christian Dior Fall 2011 fashion show, held today at the Rodin Museum in Paris. The collection turned out to be the designer’s last for the iconic French label, after his recent public, anti-semitic rant and subsequent dismissal.
But the show did go on—with a couple of non-traditional twists. Opening the show was Dior CEO, Sidney Toledano, who addressed the audience in French. According to the New York Times’ Cathy Horyn, he read from a written solemnly from a written statement.
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[Three looks from Christian Dior Fall 2011 collection. Chris Moore, Catwalking / Getty Images]