Dior takes over Versailles for Secret Garden video

Dior Versailles

France’s Château de Versailles is continuing its moment in the fashion spotlight, with the latest Dior video seeing the famous castle transformed into a secret garden.

Just last month it was reported Chanel will host its annual Croisière presentation at the Château de Versailles on May 14, and now the prestigious location, which is situated near Paris, provides the setting for a dreamlike fashion video by Dior.

Daria Strokous

The short film was shot by Dutch fashion photography duo Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin, known for their work with labels including Gucci, Chloé and Balenciaga. It features music by Depeche Mode.

The fantastical video stars models Melissa Stasiuk, Xiao Wen Ju and Daria Strokous — with the Strokous exploring the castle’s deserted Galerie des Glaces.