10 Essentials: Simon Jacomet

Simon Jacomet dreams up blueprints for the world’s most baller skis (see, for example, this recent gorgeous collaboration with Bentley). When talking to the lithographer/creative director/lumberjack, it’s clear that functional beauty wins his Alpine aesthete’s heart. We were fortunate enough to hit the powder in Disentis, Switzerland with Jacomet, where he told GQ why his Land Rover, Swiss Army shovel, and perfect pair of Italian leather shoes are on his list of indispensables.