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One of local fashion’s most exciting new designers on some of his favourite things.

The book I could read over and over again?

All the Harry Potter books.

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The most stylish Instagram account everyone should follow?

@spotlighttime. It’s a showcase of emerging fashion designers around

the world.

No wardrobe is complete without…

A statement coat, like Balenciaga’s shrunken-shoulder ones.

The fashion collection that changed my life?

Acne SS 2015. I think it’s because of how relatable it was.

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What’s the one movie that most inspired you and your taste?

The 1939 version of The Wizard of Oz. I grew up watching that movie religiously, so I feel like all its details have been engraved in me.

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On your coffee table we’ll find…

Bits of fabric, thread, books, sketches and marshmallows.

The most iconic piece of furniture is…

A brown leather Chesterfield sofa. I particularly enjoyed Marcel Wanders’s clever update on it at last year’s Milan Design Week.

Who inspires me?

Yayoi Kusama. She found a method in her madness.

The one scent I can’t live without is…

Christian Dior Cuir Cannage.

The most original building I’ve recently seen?

It would have to be the M by Montcalm Hotel in London. It just feels awkward, like an optical illusion, which I find quite unsettling and that is what makes it so appealing for me.

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The artist everyone should take notice of is…

Ben Eagle. He’s a seriously talented young man and his work is a true representation of today.

*First published in May 2017 issue of Condé Nast House & Garden.