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Month: April 2016

It takes only 3 hours with a direct train to get from my hometown Lausanne to Milan.  My overnight stay last week at this charming Italian city made me wonder why I hadn’t gone there more often.  Emilie, my friend photographer, and I arrived in the late morning. We dropped our luggages at the hotel… Read More »

Summer is about beaches, holidays… and also weddings (sorry, not mine)!   I will be attending at least two weddings this summer.  Now…what to wear?  Minelli and I collaborate on this special story to show 2 outfit ideas (day and evening) with the right accessories to choose and… a surprise!   The number one rule to remember : never… Read More »

Looking for bargains ? Then you should go to OUTLET AUBONNE ! Light pink blouse or fringed jacket, you can find trendy pieces for this Spring-Summer. To the occasion of my collaboration with shopping centre, here is one look idea at affordable prices. I love traveling through markets or stores off the high streets. I can spend hours in search… Read More »

YES ! To Berlin

Recently I felt like I was playing in the television series 24.  Barely back from a 24-hour trip to Milan, I had to get up at 3 am the next day for another 24-hour trip to Berlin. This time I was invited by bonprix, the online fashion retail store. On arrival, I headed straight to my hotel room… Read More »

There are few items you MUST have in your closet – the biker jacket is one. We have to thank Irving Schott for creating the most enduring iconic outerwear of all times.  We take it for granted now, but it was the founder of New York City-based company, Schott Bros who first used zippers on jackets and… Read More »

Tips For Your Spring Look

Quality pays, at whatever price range, by offering better value. When I select clothing or accessory, I want it to last. I am glad GANT makes quality their trademark, right from the beginning. The company founder, Bernard Gantmacher, started with tailored shirts. He would offer designs with the greatest care for material and cut to… Read More »

  In fashion as in any skill, we should learn the rules before breaking them. Today, I want to talk about the rule of not clashing the color of your boots (ankle to mid-height boots) with that of your bottom.  Unless you have endless legs, this combination makes them look broad and short.  Even contrasting… Read More »

I have been asked lately how I find inspiration to dress up when I wake up moody? Me, moody…? Of course we all get the blues. I have already covered this topic in various posts, suggesting for example how you should have ready clothing combinations. Here’s yet another style idea you can go for. Above… Read More »

My Days in London

I was last in London in the summer of last year to attend the LoveBox Festival with Diesel. We mainly stayed in the “hipster” neighbourbood of Shoreditch. This time, I went to the opposite side of the city, around Sloane Square. It may be just a few kilometers away, but feels worlds apart in atmosphere… Read More »