In a few words, could you describe Vicomte A. DNA and values?
The brand is colorful and chic, VICOMTE A brings a different twist to your wardrobe. It is fresh and elegant with a pinch of humor.
How do you describe the Vicomte A. man & woman?
The VICOMTE A. man is an active and modern guy, open minded and a traveler…
Where does the idea/concept come from? What does it evoke?
I have been around racehorses all my childhood, the brand is inspired by all the colors I have seen on jockey jersey. Now more than only polos we are offering an entire look. For this SUMMER 15 collections we are heading south with a wardrobe full of palm trees, in which the tone is set by bright colors and tropical prints.
Where does your inspiration come from?
I am inspired by nature and wildlife, the French countryside, Bourgogne my area, but I am also inspired from my meetings, my trips, and my friends. I just came back from South Africa which is an amazing country.
How do you see Vicomte A.’s evolution throughout the years?
This year the brand celebrates its 10th anniversary, we are now growing and developing the brand abroad and the new e-shop store will be launched soon. We are really confident for the future, thanks to our new and professional workers coming from luxury brands in Paris.
ARTHUR’S TRAVEL TIPS AROUND EUROPE
Best restaurant – La Belle Epoque a new restaurant in PARIS. I went there with my friends during the Parisian Fashion Week.
Brunch or Breakfast – Brunch at my place rue de Varenne with my friends and family.
Bar – The Loulou’s in London, a real authentic and chic place.
Party – It is Ibiza.
Hotel – All SOHO House hotel are nice if I have to choose one I will say Berlin.
Monument – The Grand Palais in Paris is magical inside and outside.
Museum – Rodin museum in Paris because it’s garden is beautiful
Art Gallery – My friend Richard F. Taittinger just opened his gallery in NYC. It s a fantastic place. Address, 48 Mercer Street, Suite 3W NYC 10013.
10 QUESTIONS TO ARTHUR…
Rive Gauche or Rive Droite? Rive Gauche
Deauville or Saint Tropez? Saint Tropez
Vintage or new? A mix of both style
Polo or shirt? Polo of course
What’s the first thing you notice about someone when you first meet? The smile
A contemporary artist you would like to have coffee with? Jeff Koons
An historical figure you would like to have coffee with? Napoleon
Favorite Season in Paris? September, the endless summer time
Favorite Season in London? July
Favorite Season in New York? May it is very nice in New York