share

Watch highlights from the Dior Haute Couture SS16 show

Also see close-up shots of the beautiful accessories that accompanied the collection

By Andrea Tim | Published: 27 Jan 2016

Video: Dior

Serge Ruffieux and Lucie Meier's temporary takeover at Dior following Raf Simons' departure involved a 52-look Haute Couture collection that was presented in a mirrored set, built in the gardens of the Musée Rodin in Paris. The collection stayed true to Dior's culture and idea of femininity, resulting in a magnificent start to a new Simons-less era at the fashion house, even with two relatively unknown Swiss designers – Serge and Lucie are directors on Dior's in-house design team – leading the show.

Watch highlights from the show here in the video above.

If you take a closer look, you'll see that plenty of attention was paid in the accessories department as well. Models wore dainty rings, sleek mules (some worn with sashes and anklets) and cluster earrings, while beaded insects made unassuming but beautiful embellishments on a mesh sleeve. Fans of Dior's minimalistic bauble earrings might find their hearts torn in two, but it's interesting to see the fashion house buying into the trend of stacking jewellery after having stuck to a no-fuss outlook in past seasons. Whatever it is, we want all the rings.

Simple rings (Photo: Dior)
Mules worn with sashes and anklets (Photo: Dior)
Beaded insect embellishment on a sleeve (Photo: Dior)
Cluster earrings (Photo: Dior)
Stacked rings (Photo: Dior)

Related: Dior's Haute Couture mirrored set was built in three weeks
Related: Christian Dior Haute Couture SS16
Related: Front row at Christian Dior Haute Couture SS16


Most Popular

Advertisement

MORE, MORE, MORE

Versace AW17 live

Versace AW17 live

Watch the Versace Autumn Winter 2017 runway show live from Milan Fashion Week

Wanderlust charity

Wanderlust charity

Tengku Chanela Jamidah, Amelia Henderson and Heidi Nazarudin join the brand's founder Jenn Low in celebrating International Women's Day

LVMH 2017 shortlist

LVMH 2017 shortlist

Ten menswear designers, nine womenswear designers and two unisex collection designers were chosen

ELLE Instagram
Best of Gucci AW17

Best of Gucci AW17

Highlights from the Gucci show include a glittery chainmail-like bodysuit, floral suits for both genders and Tom Hiddleston (for both genders)

Advertisement
Gucci AW17 live

Gucci AW17 live

Watch the Gucci Autumn Winter 2017 runway show live from Milan Fashion Week

Longines calendar

Longines calendar

An interactive calendar for every single day of the year takes you back to a Longines milestone

ASNTM: Shikin Gomez

ASNTM: Shikin Gomez

This KL Fashion Week regular talks about her favourite Malaysian sweets, Beyoncé and how she's often mistaken as unfriendly

ELLE Instagram