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12/02/1947 Dior launches his first fashion collection, called "New Look"

Dior launched his first fashion collection for Spring–Summer. Originally, the two lines were named "Corolle" and "Huit". However, the new collection went down in fashion history as the "New Look" after the editor-in-chief of Harper's Bazaar Carmel Snow exclaimed, "It's such a New Look!"

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