In a 28 November 1993 interview with the Journal du Dimanche weekly, Pierre Bergé describes his plan to create a foundation: “All our possessions, absolutely everything that we have, will go to this foundation...”
Number 5 Avenue Marceau is redecorated without compromising the original style of Victor GrandPierre. Yves Saint Laurent's studio and office are not affected by this renovation.
Yves Saint Laurent and Paloma Picasso decide to revisit their old haunt the Palace night club, which they have not gone to for years and where Paloma celebrated her wedding. The doorman does not recognize them and refuses to let them in. It is the embarrassed director of the club who finally lets them in.
Pierre Bergé, Yves Saint Laurent, Catherine Deneuve, Betty Catroux, and MaÔmé Arnodin attend the show for Heidi Slimane's first collection at Dior. The previous day, Tom Ford had presented his first collection, but in the absence of Yves Saint Laurent. The International Herald Tribune headlines: Ford Shines, But Stars Come Out Of Slimane