A Century of Paris's Hôtel Plaza Athénée

By John Wogan - 2013-04-26T16:33:16Z

Photograph via Conde Nast Traveler

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Renee Lambert

1947

Renee Lambert, the hotel's managing director, meets with Christian Dior. The designer loved the hotel so much that he built his boutique just a few doors away on Avenue Montaigne, now one of Paris's most famous shopping destinations.

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