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Dior's 'New Look' in the Everyday American Closet EXHIBIT

  • Presented By: Avenir Museum - Colorado State University
  • Dates: August 10, 2018 - January 4, 2019
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Location: Avenir Museum of Design and Merchandising
  • 216 East Lake Street
  • Fort Collins, CO 80523
  • Time: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Price: FREE - Open to the Public
  • (970) 491-1983
    • French couturier Christian Dior (1905-1957) was one of the most influential fashion designers of the twentieth century. His 'New Look' debuted in 1947; its feminine silhouette and voluminous fabric yardages quickly seduced post-World War II style setters. Far from the boulevards of Paris, how did the everyday American woman aspire to achieve Dior's 'New Look'? Visit this fun and informative exhibition and find out.