Kirsten Dunst

Dior designer debuts Paris couture as Dunst talks girl power

A labyrinth and a scented secret garden led to Christian Dior's enchanted collection Monday — the hugely anticipated couture debut from new designer Maria Grazia Chiuri.

The collection in Paris' Musee Rodin kicked off Paris' week of spring-summer couture shows — the fashion industry's ideas factory spanning four days and 24 collections.

Star guests including actresses Kirsten Dunst, Diane Kruger and rapper ASAP Rocky marveled at a gargantuan magical tree constructed inside the venue, decorated colorfully with beading, lights and philosophical quotes.

Perhaps inspired by the decor, Dunst moved beyond fashion to talk to The AP about female empowerment.

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