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PARIS RETAIL SPOTLIGHT: A few words with MERCI's Marcel Lassance

June 16, 2014 BY WE ARE THE MARKET

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As we gear up for the Paris men's shows, we asked our favorite retailers for their take on S/S 15 and other fun, insider-y things. First up, Marcel Lassance of the fashion/design/snack lovers paradise, MERCI.

So, what are you psyched on for Paris Men’s Fashion Week?

Seeing 250 collections.

What’s most exciting to you in menswear right now?

All those new young designers.

What needs to go away in menswear right now if not sooner?

Prints.

What is one thing you recently learned about clothing (or life in general) that has really helped you on your journey?

It's never too late.

Aside from “pick good stuff” do you have any advice for people trying to get into the retail game?

Pick good stuff.

Current favorite: song/wine/snack/book

Song = "The Man" from Eels

Wine = Bordeaux from 1996

Snack = Lobster roll from Frenchie To Go

Book = The Gonzo Papers Anthology from Hunter S. Thomson

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