Ines De La Fressange Offers Maternity Wear Advice For Carla Bruni
53-year-old model and Chanel muse Inès de la Fressange continued her media tour alongside the American release of Parisian Chic: A Style Guide, and we continued to hang on her every mot.
Last week, she spoke to the New York Times about posing topless for a magazine cover at her age. And on Tuesday, she sat down with The Cut to talk about her return to the runway, Kate Middleton's style and, perhaps most interestingly, the possibility that French First Lady Carla Bruni is with child:
Rumors are going around that France's first lady, Carla Bruni, is pregnant. What would you like to see her wear if she is? Carla Bruni’s an artist, and she’s supposed to be an image of France, of course. Jeans is always a problem when you’re pregnant, but I’m sure she’ll put on large men’s shirts — like cotton shirts or silk shirts. When you’re pregnant, you get a little fatter everywhere else, [like] the neck. When I was pregnant, I do remember, you don’t want things around the neck. Sometimes when women are pregnant, I don’t know why, they go back to childhood, like wear a big bow and a little dress that looks like a lamp, and they look 6 years old. But usually you have beautiful tits. I remember I was showing off so much when I was pregnant. I had a black dress and I added a Wonderbra to add even more. I remember at dinner I was tan with my huge tits and I felt so great. I had the feeling I didn’t need to do conversation.
"Do conversation." We think we'll add that phrase into our daily lexicon, since sometimes we don't want to "do" it either. Read the rest at NYMag.com.