GANT Rugger's a fan and editor favorite for many a reason, one of which being designer Chris Bastin's ability to inject the clothes with great personality. And, in interview after interview, you see that it's no hat trick—the man himself possesses a great sense of humor and appreciation for more than just buttonholes.

In this brief but enjoyable chat with Cool Hunting, Bastin talks about his latest lookbook, his favorite restaurants around the world, and why cooking is sort of like designing menswear. Check out the full interview here. [Cool Hunting