Sean Cassidy

Occupation: 
President, Sean
Home: 
New York City

First thing he consumes in the a.m.: A strong cup of coffee

Wearing: Blazer, scarf, shirt, jeans and gloves all by Emile Lafaurie (available at Sean); boots and suede cap from small shop in Paris
 
What Sam, the chocolate Lab, is wearing: An orange collar from Pup Culture           
 
Personal style: Classic with a modern twist
 
When he knew he wanted to be in fashion:  “When I got the award for best dressed in high school.”
 
How he stays fit: “I box, work out at the gym, ski and walk a lot.”
 
If he weren't a store owner, what he'd be: A school teacher

Inspiration: Family and friends

Wardrobe essentials: Fresh white shirt, great pair of jeans and a blazer

Go-to item in his closet now: A wool cashmere polo
 
What he'd never be caught dead wearing: A mustache 
 
Worth the splurge: Great dark chocolate
 
Cheap thrill: Fun socks
 
Grooming must-have: Sothys face cream
 
Always in his bag: Dog biscuits
 
Music he grooves to: Jazz standards
 
Fave restaurants: IndochineKittichai and Cafe Luxembourg in NYC; ItinerairesLe Comptoir, andLa Rotisserie du Beaujolais in Paris; Bar Jules and Zuni Cafe in San Francisco; Sam's Restaurant in L.A.; and Beacon and Dockside in Sag Harbor 
 
Fave real-world shops: Emile Lafaurie and flea markets in Paris; Global Table and Francois Payard Bakery in NYC
 
Book that's bedside now: "I LOVE to read. On my iPad I'm reading Freedom by Jonathan Franzen; and stacked on my bedside are The Emperor of All MaladiesA Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha MukherjeeThe Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery, The Lacuna by Barbara Kingsolver,Old Filfth by Jane Gardam and a dozen other books." 
 
All-time fave travel destination: Paris
 
How he's reducing his carbon footprint: "I drink tap water."
 
What charity he supports: Miracle House and local schools near our stores