What does it take to get ready to go to arguably the biggest runway show of all fashion month? If you ask me, it takes an invite and a strong shoulder to push through the crowds of photographers trying to get a glimpse of influencers, models, and fashionistas sauntering in. But if you’re not a normal, if you’re said influencer, it takes a bit more.
The ideal outfit (made by the designer, of course), the perfect shade of lip gloss, and an epic selfie are only a few of the prerequisites for getting ready to attend a show. Just ask fashion blogger Helena Bordon. She was kind enough to let us tag along while she getting ready for Dior’s Spring 2018 runway show in Paris. Scroll through to see how it’s done. Like a pro.
1. Prep Time
Doing some last beauty touch ups before the show. Completely obsessed with the new Rouge Dior gloss!
Feeling fresh and glowing. Ready for the show! Glam by Harold James.
3. The Goods
A look at my Dior goodies!
Full list: Dior 5 Couleurs Couture Eyeshadow Palette ($62 each; sephora.com), Diorskin Forever Perfect Cushion Foundation ($57; nordstrom.com), Diorskin Forever Foundation ($62; sephora.com), Diorskin Nude Air Luminizer Powder ($56; sephora.com), Dior Rouge Lipstick ($35; sephora.com), Diorskin Airflash Spray Foundation ($62; sephora.com), Diorshow Waterproof Pro Liner ($33; nordstrom.com), Rouge Dior Liquid Lip Stain ($35 each; nordstrom.com), Diorshow Iconic Overcurl Mascara ($30; nordstrom.com), Dior Waterproof Eyeliner ($30; nordstrom.com), Dior Forever Undercover Concealer ($34; sephora.com), Diorshow Bold Brow ($27; sephora.com), Diorshow Art Pen ($33; sephora.com), Dior Addict Lip Glow Pomade ($33; sephora.com).
When you love your look so much and one mirror isn't enough, so you shoot in this stairs for a better view!
5. And We're Off!
Show time!! Off to Dior!
Helena Bordon wore a Dior camel velvet lambskin dress with fringe and a Dior red leather jacket. She also wore Dior tulle embroidered ankle boots, a "Dioraddict" embroidered flap bag, and "J'Adior" woven bracelets.