She’s been Christian Dior Parfums’ leading lady since 2010 when she became the face of Miss Cherie, taking on the personas of the house’s different perfumes since. Showing quite a different side – sassier, fiercer – Natalie Portman has also fronted Rouge Dior lipstick campaigns for four years.
The maison celebrates its 70th anniversary since Christian Dior launched his first fashion collection. That debut show in 1947 also introduced the world to the iconic Miss Dior, a fruity chypre that was as revolutionary as the New Look silhouettes. The eau de toilette, named then for Monsieur Dior’s sister Catherine, is rebirthed this year as an eau de parfum with greener notes.
We get the lowdown from Portman, the modern day’s quintessential Miss Dior herself.