A Fashion Week show at the Élysée. Emmanuel Macron Creators, entrepreneurs and figures of the fashion industry were welcomed this Monday at 55 rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré for a dinner celebrating a very important sector for the French economy. It has almost become a tradition as the President has already organized this big rally. fashion In 2018, then in 2020.
Vanity Fair He was there among about two hundred guests, including (very) high-ranking personalities in the organizational charts of major French luxury groups: Delphine ArnaultPresident of Dior, Bruno PavlovskyHead of Chanel’s fashion department and also president of the Fédération de la Haute Couture et de la Mode (FHCM), William of Seynes, general manager of Hermès or Francesca BellettiniDirector of Yves Saint Laurent and deputy general manager of Kering.
Creators also available and mostly in more casual styles (no tie for men) Nicolas Ghesquiere (Louis Vuitton’s creative director for women), Simon Porte Jacquemus, Demna (Balenciaga), Olivier Rousteing (Balmain), Christian Louboutin, Maria Grazia Chiuri (of Dior), Agnès b., Vanessa Bruno, William Henry (Patou), Alexandre Mattiussi (Friend), Pierpaolo Piccioli (Valentino), Ludovic de Saint-Sernin, Rick Owens, Jean-Claude JitroisCoperni duo, Egon Lab duo, Victor Weinsanto, can be recognized by the pink haircut, or even a new child, Pharrell WilliamsMen’s artistic director of Louis Vuitton.
Basis Ines de la Fressange of course he was there with his colleague Naomi Campbellfrom the singer Darling and star journalists, Anna Wintour And Carine Roitfeld. Some members of the government also Bruno Le MaireMinister of Economy, Rima Abdul-MalakMinister of Culture and Christophe BéchuMinister of Ecological Transition.
While we waited for Emmanuel Macron, who was finishing his tour of Lot-et-Garonne and his interview with France 3 (another atmosphere), guests gathered in the Élysée garden for the traditional family photo before joining the castle’s village hall. President Erdoğan then started his speech with a joke and said, “I must admit that I was a little scared this evening, thinking about the last time we saw each other. End of February 2020. It was the last reception here and a few days later we decided to quarantine throughout France. So what will happen tomorrow? » Emmanuel Macron later switched between the language of Molière and Shakespeare to honor the creation and extol the virtues of France on the occasion of fashion week. “Paris is the capital of fashion and we must protect creation and continue to inspire dreams. “.
The (partially) settled dinner can then begin. To start, lobster with virgin sauce, followed by a buffet where each guest faces a dilemma: monkfish or fowl? Brigitte Macron was then able to test her popularity as guests flocked to chat with her. Some guests couldn’t help but beg for selfies without Pharrell. Although this practice is not in keeping with the Republic’s reputation: prudent presidential advisers appeared stunned by some of the scenes.