NAME: Yannick

OCCUPATION: Video producer and art director



BUTTON DOWN: Polo Ralph Lauren

SHIRT: Pigalle

SHORTS: Vintage


How does Parisian style differ from other cities? Parisian style is more classic and elegant. You have many "basics" elsewhere but here it's more about understated elegance.

Favorite thing about living in Paris? Paris is a very tough city to make it in. If you can make it here, you can make it anywhere.

What do you think makes Paris the fashion capital of Europe? The luxuriousness of the industry and the women.

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Biggest misconception about Paris? The fact that we are closed-minded. People assume we are rude all the time.

What's one thing you'd change about Paris? I'd like people to be more confident about the youth, especially in the workplace.

What's your favorite place to hang out? I like the Jardin du Luxembourg.

What's the best location for picking up girls? Anywhere and everywhere.

What are your favorite shopping spots? Pigalle, OFR book shop, and the FNAC.

What do you see as becoming the next big trend? I try not to follow trends.

What's the item currently in your closet that you most regret buying? I don't regret buying anything because it's all a nice reminder of the moment you bought it. I never regret buying stuff.

Favorite city? Paris.

Dream job? The one that I have right now.

Favorite website? We Are Blind.

What movie best captures your style? Hannibal Smith in the original A-Team.

What city has the best style? Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo.

Who has wack style? To me everything that's wack is what you can't really relate to. As long as it's yours and not dictated by anyone, I can't call it wack.

What trend do you want to see die? Faux-hawk haircuts.

I never leave the house without... my sunglasses.

Favorite tech gadget? iPod.

What's the most common statement people make about your style? I think this is something you should ask them.

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