Raf Simons Replaces John Galliano at DIOR
After designer John Galliano was fired last year for anti-Semitic remarks, it is now reported that Raf Simons will take over the reins at DIOR. With his recent departure from Jil Sander, many speculated that Simons would concentrate on his own brand, but now it seems as though everything is starting to make sense.
According to the New York Times, there will be an official announcement to be made on Wednesday where Raf Simons will be introduced as the new artistic director of DIOR. We’re sure there will be a whole new direction being that Simons and Galliano’s style are like night and day. Be sure to check back for more info. as the story unfolds.
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