Several designers including Karl Lagerfeld, Virgil Abloh and Victoria Beckham also attended the event, marking Jones’ first show for the house.
The British designer has mined the Dior archives for inspiration related to the women’s couture heritage of the house.
Kim Jones became a front-row celebrity — albeit a self-effacing one — during London Fashion Week Men’s.
Hotly anticipated debuts for the week include Virgil Abloh’s first men’s collection for Louis Vuitton and Kim Jones’ debut effort in his new role as creative director of Dior Homme.
The street-casual juggernaut could lead to more changes at established brands, observers predict.
The Paris show features 42 original Akari light sculptures by the artist and architect, including customized lights by Van Assche.
“I’ve done years of high fashion modeling and then I’d do my art somewhere backstage,” said Pivovarova, who painted a floor-to-ceiling installation for the party.
The actors talked weather and movies.