Christphe Lemaire, The Newish Artistic Director Of Hermès

At the beginning of June, former Lacoste creative directore, Christophe Lemaire, was named Artistic Director of Hermès for womenswear, replacing longtime incumbent Jean-Paul Gaultier.

This move caught industry observers everywhere by surprise but not us. Yes, we have been stopping by his own collections for a number of seasons now and this man was born to assume this role – truly.

Click here to read the exclusive excerpt from an interview with Lemaire in ‘b magazine’ given prior to the announcement of his appointment to get a closer look at the new Artistic Director of one of the most prestigious French Fashion Houses.

Read the original blog post here on BoF.