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Byline: --OLIVIA STRAND
RAMDANE WAXES NOSTALGIC
Many companies want a piece of Ramdane Touhami . But when the jack-of-all-trades--who went from designing best-selling T-shirts while at boarding school in Switzerland to launching a skateboard-clothing brand; from opening a groundbreaking concept boutique in Paris to helping revamp celebrated stores such as Liberty of London and the Bon Marche--was brought in to re-ignite the 365-year-old French candle-maker Cire Trudon, he wanted a piece of it.
Today, the dandyish prankster is part owner of the company that has dipped bougies for every major French ruler, cathedral, and luxury house since 1643. …