Interview with Pierre-Henri Mattout
photography by Richard Gerst
What does fashion mean to to you?
Fashion is a sense of elegance, it can be clothing, an attitude, the face of someone, a moment caught on the street.
What is timeless in fashion?
Those things that are aging with beauty. A piece of clothing you keep for ever.
What is one item you are obsessed with?
There are few… But my Arcte’rix Veilance rain jacket. It’s just perfection, rainproof, lightweight, breathable, super classic.
Name your favorite album you can listen to from the beginning to end.
Paradis (recto verso) over and over again
What is the last book you read?
Mémoires d’Hadrien, Marguerite Yourcenar
What’s the first thing you do in the morning?
I drink a lemon juice with hot water
What’s the last thing you do at night?
Turning my phone off
Do you have any lucky numbers?
3, 7, 13, 23
What color describes your first crush?
What smell describes your first crush?
Kyoto, Comme des Garcons
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