La retraite de Monsieur Conran: Terence Conran steps down

Terence Conran is retiring: aged 82, the design mogul is stepping down as chairman of the Conran Shop and the Conran + Partners design consultancy, handing the reins to his son Jasper, 54. Last year, I asked him his definition of "sleek design" (and many other questions), to which he gave a surprising answer. Read the interview after the jump (in both English and French)…