Carla Bruni by DAVID BELLEMERE for the July issue cover of French ELLE

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The retired model and former First Lady of France opened up to the magazine about family, politics, Karl Lagerfeld and her marriage to Nicolas Sarkozy

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 Photography: DAVID BELLEMERE

 Model: Carla Bruni

 Styling: Hortense Manga

 Hair: MAxime Mace

 Make-Up: Tatsu Yamanaka