Girl in Dior – Annie Goetzinger

22180679Girl in Dior by Annie Goetzinger

My rating: 2 of 5 stars
Received: Publisher
Publication Date: April 1st, 2015
Publisher: NBM Publishing
Recommended Age: 12+
Pacing: Slow
Genres & Themes: Graphic Novel, Biography, Fashion


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In February of 1947, the crème de la crème of Paris haute couture have flocked to see Christian Dior’s debut fashion show. In a flurry of corolla shaped skirts, the parade of models file down the runway and the mesmerized audience declares the show a triumph. When Clara—a freshly hired chronicler and guide to the busy corridors of the brand-new fashion house—is hand-picked by Dior to be a model, she knows her life will never be the same. A biography docudrama that marries fiction with the story of one of the greatest couturiers in history, this work is a breathless and stunning presentation of Christian Dior’s greatest designs, beautifully rendered by bestselling artist Annie Goetzinger. Continue reading