The designer's latest catalogue, due to be released this month, features a clan of rising actresses and singers, including Yelle, Joana Preiss, Clotilde Hesme, Celine Salette and Mia Hansen Love, as well as the late Serge Gainsbourg's partner, Bambou. "She's absolutely legendary," said Bruno of Bambou.
Jean-Louis Scherrer, meanwhile, reminisced about a major fashion show he once staged in Dallas in the Sixties, with Jackie Kennedy in the audience. "There was this incredibly grand podium, with guard dogs prowling around," he said. "Life then was such a party."