Jean-Louis Scherrer


1962
Creation of the House JEAN-LOUIS SCHERRER by Mr Jean-Louis Scherrer, located at the 182, rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré in Paris.This former classical dancer had obtained a diploma from the Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne and then had been trained in the excellence of couture and the very Parisian elegance by his master Christian Dior.

1971
JEAN-LOUIS SCHERRER moves at the 51, avenue Montaigne and launches a Ready-to-Wear line, JEANLOUIS SCHERRER BOUTIQUE, headed by the Couture House. His prestigious address became a lavish kingdom « where everything evoked fluidity, softness, and virtuosity… and was inspired… ». JEAN-LOUIS SCHERRER's jackets and cocktail's draped dresses in animal prints, floral and spotted prints become classics.

1979
The house launches the first fragrance, "JEAN-LOUIS SCHERRER", followed by two others, "SCHERRER 2" (1986), "NUITS INDIENNES" (1994). The house dressed the greatest names: the Kennedy family, Sophia Lauren, Raquel Welch and many more.

1992
Erik Mortensen is named artistic director.

1999
The House JEAN-LOUIS SCHERRER launches a new Ready-to-Wear line for men.