Video: Models wear chocolate outfits at Paris fashion show

Video: Models wear chocolate outfits at Paris fashion show

It’s all gone a bit Willy Wonka in Paris.

Salon du Chocolat‘s annual cocoa inspired fashion show, this year held in honour of the 25th anniversary of the quite delicious Paris Chocolate Fair, saw models stalk the runway in ensembles made out of chocolate.

The outfits – the combined work of designers and chocolatiers – explore the history of chocolate, from its discovery in Mexico 500 years ago, to today. Chocolate corsets, skirts and intricately crafted dresses starred – and amazingly, none of it melted.

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