DIOR PRESENTS ITS EMBROIDERED BOOK TOTE

PRESENTED AT THE SPRING-SUMMER 2018 READY-TO-WEAR SHOW, THIS VERSION OF THE DIOR BOOK TOTE BAG CARRIED BY ONE OF THE MODELS LENDS A LAIDBACK AND SUMMERY ALLURE. ITS SHIMMERING COLORS AND GRAPHIC MOTIFS ARE INSPIRED BY MEXICAN CRAFTS. IN TOTAL, OVER FIFTEEN SHADES OF GREEN, ORANGE, RED, FUCHSIA, VIOLET AND BLUE CLASH AND COMBINE TO FORM A UNIQUELY HYPNOTIC DESIGN.

CONCEIVED AND DEVELOPED IN THE HOUSE’S DESIGN STUDIO IN PARIS, THIS FULLY-EMBROIDERED BAG WAS PRODUCED IN A FAMILY-RUN ATELIER LOCATED IN THE REGION OF UMBRIA, ALSO KNOWN AS “ITALY’S GREEN HEART”. A SINGLE BAG REQUIRES MORE THAN THIRTY-TWO HOURS OF WORK AND OVER ONE MILLION TWO HUNDRED

THOUSAND STITCHES. IN ADDITION, THIS BAG NECESSITATED THREE DIFFERENT KINDS OF EMBROIDERY STITCH.