How does one become a ‘good designer’? And just as important, how does one make good design desirable and attractive? Some of the most successful designers in France trained at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs (ENSAD) in Paris, and many of these designers find themselves working for Roset at some point or other in their career.

This is no accident, for Michel Roset - joint proprietor of Ligne Roset with his brother Pierre and Patrick Renaud are accustomed to an intensive exchange of ideas, as the following conversation illustrates.