Roger Vivier Podcast Series:
Episode 3

Exhibition curator Elizabeth Semmelhack looks at the path which led Roger Vivier and Christian Dior together to form the partnership which would catapult Vivierís career to new heights.

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Roger Vivier Process to Perfection : Podcast 3
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US Patent submitted by Roger Vivier, 1942

Roger Vivier drawing of split-vamp shoes done before partnership with Dior, 1951.
Image © 2012 Bata Shoe Museum

Shoes designed by Roger Vivier for Delman-Christian Dior with reverse dart detail, 1954
Image © 2011 Bata Shoe Museum