By  on November 5, 2019

Kim Jones has an audacious goal: to make Dior into the number-one men’s brand in the world. And considering the impact he’s had since being named men’s artistic director of the Paris-based house last March, he’s well on his way. Before joining Dior, Jones had amassed quite a following while holding the same role at Louis Vuitton. The designer, a graduate of Central Saint Martins in London, who has also worked at Alexander McQueen, Mulberry, Dunhill, Hugo Boss and Umbro, also garnered accolades for his eponymous collection that he had created for eight years. Here, he offers a peek behind the curtain, discussing how he used to play with poisonous snakes and his enviable collection of first-edition books.

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