There’s nothing more enticing than a fashion spread ready to hand you the key to a hidden world. As we’re permanently seeking a sense of wonder, looking to escape, one way or another when ordinary life confines us too deep in reality, a secret destination becomes all the more irresistible. Rich, luxurious and touched by old glamour, the secret garden making Lior Susana‘s photo shoot is a place where time appears to have stood still. It’s a world within a world, with scenery echoing the lavishness of the garments.

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The Secret Garden by Lior Susana for Fashion&Beauty Milan, Issue II Nov/Dec '13
The Secret Garden by Lior Susana for Fashion&Beauty Milan, Issue II Nov/Dec '13
The Secret Garden by Lior Susana for Fashion&Beauty Milan, Issue II Nov/Dec '13
The Secret Garden by Lior Susana for Fashion&Beauty Milan, Issue II Nov/Dec '13
The Secret Garden by Lior Susana for Fashion&Beauty Milan, Issue II Nov/Dec '13
The Secret Garden by Lior Susana for Fashion&Beauty Milan, Issue II Nov/Dec '13
The Secret Garden by Lior Susana for Fashion&Beauty Milan, Issue II Nov/Dec '13
The Secret Garden by Lior Susana for Fashion&Beauty Milan, Issue II Nov/Dec '13
The Secret Garden by Lior Susana for Fashion&Beauty Milan, Issue II Nov/Dec '13

Once in, you’re instantly blown away by the Gatsby-like extravagance, by the old soul of the Borromeo palace, by the paths and alleys brimming with history. Ida Windeballe Pedersen appears to belong to that universe, having her majestic beauty and effortless grace guiding her every step.

But then again, how else could one look wearing Valentino’s resplendent designs, Daniele Carlotta’s splendid floral and sheer gowns, or any garment really carrying the signature of Bottega Veneta, Marni or Ermano Scervino, as flawlessly styled by Marina Bugranova and Barbara Centazzo?

Featuring gorgeous hair by Matjaz Siska and beautiful make-up by Einat Dan, you can view the complete shoot by Lior Susana (liorsusana.com) at the gallery. Discover the behind the scenes video below:

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