It’s Not Often A Fashion Show Gives You Goosebumps…

The setting for Christian Dior's autumn/winter 2005 Haute Couture show was beyond dramatic.

To celebrate the 100th anniversary of Christian Dior’s birth, John Galliano paid homage to the founder in lavish style.

The show featured an antique gold carriage drawn by prancing stallions and Erin O’Connor strutting down the catwalk in an Edwardian-style dress. Enough said.

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