At the Elysee, Brigitte Macron wants to change the porcelain – Gala

Entertainment 28 August, 2017


Both chic and modern, Brigitte Macron presents a certain interest for the decoration of the palace of the Elysee. The first Lady would also change all of the porcelain.

Major changes were occurring at the Elysée. After spending a few days on holiday in Marseille and then at le Touquet, the president of the Republic and his wife Brigitte Macron have adopted a new tenant on four legs, named Nemo. And this is not the only novelty of the season. As indicated in the Figaro, the first Lady wants to begin work on the building in order to modernise the premises. First stage : the porcelain. According to the newspaper, Brigitte Macron would have already met the contemporary designers of the manufacture de Sèvres in the Hauts-de-Seine. As the first Lady’s modern, chic, and sophisticated, Brigitte Macron also want to dust off the works of art and other furnishings from their main residence.

This is not the first time that a first Lady is at the controls of the decoration of the Elysee. When Jacques Chirac is the president of the Republic in 1995, it was his wife, Bernadette, who is in charge of the choice of furniture and their arrangement. She decided, moreover, to highlight some of the furniture Louis XVI, they find the Mobilier National. In 2007 during the mandate of Nicolas Sarkozy, it is the turn of Carla Bruni to opt for new paintings.

Far from their predecessors, Emmanuel and Bridget Macron put a point of honor to upgrade the 260 square metres of their home : “The Elysée palace, we demand of the objects of contemporary art, tapestries, contemporary, furniture contemporary “, had entrusted Valérie Glomet, one of the directors of the Mobilier National to the microphone of the radio station RTL.

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