Inspired by a shared love of Mykonos, the collection features a striking blue and white abstract pattern
The event, from Sept. 20 to Oct. 10, will include window displays, exclusive products and an exhibition of designs by the house’s founder.
Louis Vuitton and Fendi helped drive a 15 percent increase in the group’s sales in the second quarter.
The Barbadian singer wore Dior for her rendezvous at the Élysée Palace to discuss France’s funding of international education.
“Christian Dior, la France,” by Frédéric Mitterrand, screened on French-language network TV5 Monde to mark the house’s 70th anniversary.
For Hervé Pierre, a French-born designer who became an American citizen last summer, helping the First Lady choose her Paris wardrobe was of great significance.
The company had launched an IPO in June to acquire the 25.7 percent stake in Dior it did not already own in order to simplify LVMH’s ownership structure.
Macron joined guests including Jennifer Lawrence, Robert Pattinson and Natalie Portman at the event.
The exhibition at Les Arts Décoratifs features more than 300 haute couture gowns in spectacular sets.
As part of its tie-in with LUMA, the house is hosting an exhibit called “Dior, The Art of Color.”
A three-part exhibition kicked off with a party in Shanghai’s up-and-coming West Bund arts hub.