at the fashion house where Antoinette worked as a seamstress.
He recognised her talent and drive..
So when he went on to open his own maison,
Antoinette went with him as a designer and later, his wife.
They had 3 children:
Jeanne b. 1913
Louise b. 1914
Madeleine b. 1921.
The children were cared for by a nanny.
Francois was a business manager for a company before he opened his own salon.
What moral obligations do we have to previous employers
if we set ourselves up in a similar profession?