Skip Nav
Spring Fashion
Your Ultimate Guide to Spring's Biggest Denim Trends
Sex and the City
10 Facts About Sex and the City That Will Blow Every Fashion Girl's Mind
Princess Sofia
Princess Sofia Is About to Become Your Maternity Style Icon

Dior New Designer Announcement Coming Soon

Dior Will Announce New Designer "In the Next Few Weeks"

>> Sidney Toledano, president and CEO of Dior, gave an update yesterday on the status of the label's designer search (Bill Gaytten, acting head of design, oversaw both the Spring 2012 Dior and John Galliano collections): "We will have news in the next few weeks."

He refused to suggest who it might be, but when Marc Jacobs's name was brought up, Toledano paused, then replied: "There is an old proverb, those who don't know, speak loudly. Those who know, stay silent." As for the company as a whole, Toledano says, "Business has been great," but declined to go into further detail.

A "source close to LVMH" recently told Vogue UK: "For Dior, it's a pretty tricky situation, as the three favourites really can't take the job. Haider Ackermann is said to be 'way too edgy' for Dior; Marc Jacobs wanted the job a lot, but LVMH wants him to stick with Vuitton; and Riccardo Tisci simply refused, saying that he was feeling more than comfortable with the job at Givenchy. So nobody's taking over so far."

Image Source: Getty
Around The Web
Join The Conversation
Best Sunglasses Styles 2012
Spring Color Trend Report 2012
Street Style at Australia Fashion Week Spring 2012
Australia Fashion Week Spring 2012 Shopbop Photo Diary
Best Spring Shoes 2012
Spring 2012 Tribal-Print Clothing and Accessories
Spring 2012 Online Shopping

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Fashion
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds