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Month: June 2014

Oh Boy!

Pictures by Inès Monnet This must be one of the most unsexy, boyish yet trendy look I have worn.  Perhaps I have mastered the art of what Leandra Medine described as ” man-repelling”!  I wear my GANT men’s shirt together with ripped boyfriend jeans.   I nonetheless added a feminine touch with my sandal heels and a small… Read More »

Thai Pavillon

Pictures  by Inès Monnet I would occasionally drive along the lake in Lausanne and catch sight of the stunning golden Thai pavilion (a gift from the King of Thailand) in the park. Yet it never occurred to me to stop and see it up close. I don’t know how Inès and I ended up at… Read More »

Pictures by Inès Monnet Lately, I have found myself liking to explore ways to craft an original look with “basics”. I wanted to create an outfit which is chic, casual and trendy all at once. I wore my favorite oversized Mango shirt that I unbuttoned to expose a gray crop tank top, and a black… Read More »

All White at McCoiffure

Pictures Véronique de V. & Myself Last Saturday, I attended the opening of the McCoiffure saloon located at the bottom level of the main station. I really loved the atmosphere they created with Vintage furniture. I asked Sandra, the lady who took care of me, to enhance my hair style with a few “beach waves”… Read More »

Anchor Temporary Tattoo

Pictures by David F. I love tattoos but I do not dare to get a real one. I might grow tired of it and then regret it for the rest of my life. A great alternative is to put on temporary ones, like this anchor design from the DCER. I got it from Viva Frida… Read More »

Amusement Park

Pictures by Inès Monnet Inès and I did our latest shoot at one of my favorite locations. We went in the late morning to the itinerant amusement park called Luna Park which sets up shop each summer in Lausanne by the Lake. The splendid weather made me want to wear an outfit in light tones.… Read More »

Feeling Blue in Geneva

Pictures by David F.  Last Friday, I went to Geneva to visit my friend Fabienne, designer of Avinas jewelry. She was selling her creations at The Square pop-up store together with Lowellita, a Mexican inspired line of clothing. Alexandra, the designer, explained how she loved buying clothes from Mexico, her country of origin. However, she… Read More »

Maxi Skirts

Pictures by Inès Monnet When I get bored of skinny pants, I usually switch to maxi skirts of which I own many different styles: silky red, cut-out white, or like this pleated one. Admittedly, I have not posted many outfits with them. This look is nonetheless slightly different. All the pieces come from the La… Read More »

June Favorites

It has been a while since I last shared my favorites of the moment. Here is my shortlist of the must-have/try for this summer. BOOKS I received a few days ago a guidebook by Emille Veillon titled “L’été” (The Summer). It proposes places to visit this summer in the “Romandie” (French part of Switzerland). Each… Read More »

Outfit for a View

Pictures by David F.  Last Saturday, David and I went up to Grandvaux (a village in the UNESCO Heritage site of the vineyard terraces of Lavaux).  From one of my favorite places called “Le Deck”, you get a most breath-taking view of the Leman Lake as you enjoy a drink on the terrace.  You see… Read More »