Severin Bonnichon of Cuisse De Grenouille
by Sam Nowell·
Inspired by the 50's surf culture, Cuisse De Grenouille is dedicated to making confortable and chic menswear, all designed and made in Europe. We spoke with Co Founder Severin Bonnichon. The ultimate Parisian!
Let’s get the main ones out of the way. ….
Who are you, where do you live and what do you do?
I am Séverin Bonnichon, I live in Paris and with my bother Lucas, we founded the lifestyle brand CUISSE DE GRENOUILLE 7 years ago !
What makes a Parisian?
I live in Saint Germain, in the heard of Paris and I was born in Paris ! I think that makes me a real Parisian.
What is the favorite thing in your wardrobe right now?
A light Cuisse de Grenouille tee shirt along with one of our chinos, the best for the weather in Paris right now ! And my pair of Rivieras….
Are you a morning person or a night owl?
Morning ! I’m usually swimming before I go to the office !
What advice would you give your 16 year old self?
Keep an open mind, be curious, don’t try to be an influencer
Name your style muse
Before I die, I’ll buy....
I’m not a materialist person
Where’s a favorite place you’ve travelled recently and why?
In Mexico, in Huatulco where I attend a friend’s wedding and surfed amazing waves !
How do you approach fashion and getting dressed?
I am no a fashionista, I like beautiful but confortable clothes and always dress in Cuisse de Grenouille
Sneaker, runner or trainer?
Sneaker ! Nike !
What or where would be your last meal on earth?
In Brittany on the rocks, where I grew up, near Carnac.
What’s your poison?
Peanut butter M&M’s
Locals Only -Tell me something about your hometown that I wouldn’t read about in the guidebooks.
If you come to Paris, have dinner at the restaurant Le Derriere and then a drink in the cocktail bar across called Andy Wahloo. The spot is great, a bit hidden with a nice patio or atypics dining rooms !