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Thursday, December 14, 2017, 11:00 am - 1:15 pm

Explore a fascinating array of fashion publications in the ROM Library & Archives that relate directly to Christian Dior (1905-1957), as well as periodicals that would have served as inspiration for his work.  

Friday, January 12, 2018, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

ROM Members only. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED as space is limited.

Examine real garments from the 1870s through to the 1940s with a discussion of the evolution of haute couture and its impact on fashion as reflections of society's changing aesthetics and world events. Then tour the Christian Dior exhibition to see how Christian Dior became known as one of France's great artistic masters and saviour of haute couture.

Friday, January 12, 2018, 1:30 to 3:00 pm

ROM Members only. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED as space is limited.

Examine real garments from the 1870s through to the 1940s with a discussion of the evolution of haute couture and its impact on fashion as reflections of society's changing aesthetics and world events. Then tour the Christian Dior exhibition to see how Christian Dior became known as one of France's great artistic masters and saviour of haute couture.

Saturday, January 13, 2018, 11:00 am to 12:30 pm

ROM Members only. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED as space is limited.

Examine real garments from the 1870s through to the 1940s with a discussion of the evolution of haute couture and its impact on fashion as reflections of society's changing aesthetics and world events. Then tour the Christian Dior exhibition to see how Christian Dior became known as one of France's great artistic masters and saviour of haute couture.

Saturday, January 13, 2018, 1:30 to 3:00 pm

ROM Members only. PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED as space is limited.

Examine real garments from the 1870s through to the 1940s with a discussion of the evolution of haute couture and its impact on fashion as reflections of society's changing aesthetics and world events. Then tour the Christian Dior exhibition to see how Christian Dior became known as one of France's great artistic masters and saviour of haute couture.

Saturday, January 20, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Full

Waiting list is now closed.

Explore the world of high fashion embroidery techniques in this hands-on workshop with professional seamstress and embroiderer Nadia Albertini.

Sunday, January 21, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Full

Waiting list is now closed.

Explore the world of high fashion embroidery techniques in this hands-on workshop with professional seamstress and embroiderer Nadia Albertini.

Sunday, January 28, 2018, 10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Gallery tours, touchables and illustrated talks will explore the stylistic elements that helped Dior revive post WWII French couture and have kept the House of Dior a fashion leader for 70 years.

Sunday, December 10, 2017 (7-8 pm), Thursday, February 8 (7-10 pm), and Tuesday, February 20, 2018, (7-8 pm), Reception to follow

Go beyond the exhibition with this engaging series of lectures that explore the ground-breaking work of one of fashion’s greatest couture houses.

Thursday, February 8, 2018, 7:00 - 10:00 pm

Join emerging designers as they present their work with designer-focused vignettes, live models, runway mini-shows, fashion illustration, and in conversations, with a fitting background of live music, food and drink, and an exclusive visit to the ROM original exhibition Christian Dior, presented by Holt Renfrew.