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Month: October 2013

#ChantelleDayInParis #Diary

Paris, j’adore. Even more so when Chantelle invited me to learn more about their company and products. I arrived in Paris late in the evening last Tuesday and was warmly welcomed at the Hotel du Collectioneur where I would be staying the next two nights. Tired after a long day and train ride, I headed straight… Read More »

PFW Second Outfit

For my second day at the Paris Fashion Week, I fancied a more original outfit. I wore a handmade ensemble from Zara (I was pleasantly surprised to see Zara broadening its offerings beyond the higher-quality studio line to include a handmade one). To add a playful touch, I put on a cat ears cap and… Read More »

Some time ago, I introduced to you the jewelry brand T’as pas l’heure. Laure Gaury is the young designer behind the brand who sees herself more an artist than jewelry designer. Her creations use recycled parts of watches. Let me share with you here a short interview I had with Laure. You are always interested… Read More »

Simply in Black and Grey

Pictures by Inès Monnet Elin Kling exudes style effortlessly, even in a simple shirt. She’s one of my biggest inspirations for minimalist edgy looks. It is actually a real challenge to look striking and different with a simple outfit. According to Leonardo da Vinci, simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. It is much easier to play… Read More »

Pictures by Marine M. The Edelweiss Showroom organized a contest for bloggers in collaboration with La Redoute. Bloggers would create a look with any pieces from this season’s collection. The outfit with the most votes wins a trip to Paris to attend La Redoute’s press day. I need your support! Vote For My Look I… Read More »

PFW First Outfit

To visit the showrooms and walk around Paris on Saturday, I put on something casual and chic. This includes a pair of closed-toe sandals. The dress has this pyjama look that you either hate or love. However, this one comes with an embroidered checked pattern. Lately I have been experimenting with prints, I matched the… Read More »

This was the first time I attended the Paris Fashion Week and how lucky I felt for the experience! At the crack of dawn on Saturday, we took the TGV fast train to arrive late-morning in Paris. After a quick check-in at the hotel (strategically located next to Saint Honoré), we set off for lunch… Read More »

Showroom Edelweiss 2013

Yet another event, but this time in Geneva! The Showroom Edelweiss starts on Friday October 11th and is open to the public. For the event, the Tiffany Hotel will be transformed to showcase about 40 Swiss labels of both established and new designers. Designers get rooms to present their new collections. Last year, I had… Read More »

Pictures by Inès Monnet I was so excited about attending the weekend of the Paris Fashion Week. It was a time to break the rules and fully enjoy the pleasure of dressing up. This short weekend also offered me the backdrop to “show off” my best clothes and style. Indeed, I got so caught up… Read More »

Mode Suisse 4th Edition

Pictures by Inès Monnet The 4th edition of Mode Suisse kicks off on Saturday 5th October. To put you into this season’s mood, here is a post featuring the Mode Suisse 100% silk and 100% cotton T-shirt . This is a product of Mode Suisse’s first initiative with Migros (a leading Swiss supermarket chain). Five… Read More »