Elle France editor in chief

Fashion Scoops

Erin Doherty Named Editor in Chief of French Elle

Lagardère Active replaces Françoise-Marie Santucci amid falling circulation.

clock November 30, 2016Robert Williams


French Media Groups Team Up for Data Science

Lagardère Active, the parent of such titles as Elle France and Paris Match, and Les Echos – Le Parisien Group, whose parent company is LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, have invested in a joint project in the data science sector.

clock September 5, 2016Laure Guilbault

Inna Modja


TV Channel Elle Girl to Debut in France

The project is inspired by the values from the magazine.

clock August 31, 2016Laure Guilbault

Liya Kebede wearing Balmain on the cover of Elle France.


Elle France’s New Issue Set to Hit Newsstands Despite Strike

Elle France’s new issue is set to hit newsstands on Friday, despite the wide-scale strike that has affected Elle publisher in France Lagardère Active since Thursday

clock March 21, 2016Laure Guilbault

Catherine Alain-Bernard

Fashion Features

French Editor Catherine Alain-Bernard Dies at 71

The former Elle fixture championed a modern approach to fashion.

clock January 4, 2016Laure Guilbault

Simon Porte Jacquemus and Olivier Rousteing


Karl Lagerfeld Snaps Peers for Elle France’s 70th Anniversary

Jean-Paul Goude shot the issue’s gatefold cover featuring 14 French actresses.

clock December 15, 2015Laure Guilbault

Melanie Laurent on the cover of Elle France's special issue


Mélanie Laurent Fronts Eco Issue of Elle France

The 90-page issue has advertisers including Yves Rocher, Rolex and Carrefour.

clock November 26, 2015Laure Guilbault

The cover of the French Elle's issue of Nov. 13


Thévenet-Mondino Leaves French Elle

Thévenet-Mondino, a stylist and wife of photographer Jean-Baptiste Mondino, had been recruited by Elle editor in chief Françoise-Marie Santucci to oversee fashion.

clock November 13, 2015Laure Guilbault

Grace Kelly on the cover of Elle France in 1956


Elle France Marks 70th Anniversary

Festivities are to include an exhibit on the Champs-Elysées and a bash at Paris City Hall on Nov. 19.

clock September 17, 2015Laure Guilbault



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