New York, (ANI): The luxury fashion line, Christian Dior, has
designed special vegan shoes, free of leather, for actress Natalie
Portman. Portman, who is also the new face of Christian Dior, could
now walk without any hassle knowing that her designer shoes are
The 29-year-old vegan actress was reportedly hesitant about
signing up to be the spokesperson for the leather-loving luxury
fashion line. And then the French fashion house designed special
shoes for the actress that were free of animal products.
“It was definitely a war inside my head for a long time and
finally, I was like, we can actually do something very positive
with this, especially given the kind of company Dior is, which is
truly elegant," the New York daily new quoted the actress as
telling Woman"s Wear Daily.
"They remade all of my shoes so I can wear Dior shoes without
taking lives," she added. Sadly for other luxury loving vegans, the
shoes are for their spokeswoman only.