Raf Simons is stepping down from his role as the creative director at Dior. His final Dior collection shall be in Spring 2016. Since his appointment in 2012, Simons has been running six collections a year. It is unknown on who will be the seventh designer after Dior himself, Yves Saint Laurent, Marc Bohan, Gianfranco Ferré, Galliano and Raf Simons.
Raf Simons is a designer who knows how to make an entrance and exit on a high note. The movie ‘Dior and I’ shows the intense amount of energy during his first eight weeks at Dior, and he has certainly shown the Bold side of his artistic instincts.
Simons is moving forward to something new, soon.