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  I was very happy when I received my new La Redoute pencil skirt a few weeks ago. It wasn’t easy to find a good design that was also comfortable with a good fit of the right length.  I decided to wear it to the HEAD show in Geneva as guest of MAC cosmetics. I… Read More »

  Bucherer surprised us with a collection of 14 iconic timepieces in tribute to the color blue.  You may be asking, why blue?  This noble color fascinates artists, and reminds us of the sky and sea… It is also a color of passion or seduction, and of elegance and finesse with a touch of originality.  Not… 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 »

HEADs up!

Every year around October, HEAD school in Geneva showcases fashion creations of Bachelor and Master degree students. Sponsor of the event, MAC cosmetics, invited me to the show and also backstage to have a look at the makeup process. Instead of explaining how everything runs behind the scene, I ran a simple Q&A with Mac’s… Read More »

Pictures by Inès Monnet Little Black Dress is possibly the favorite among my favorites of Swiss brands.  LDB is a wonderful story of two enterprising and talented women, Eliane and Joanna. As soon as Eliane knew she wanted to be in fashion design, she decided to do it from the ground up.  So she first… Read More »

Closing Night at MBFDZ

Little Black Dress Van Bery Javier Reyes Aziza Zina Stefanie Biggel Pictures by Inès Monnet I was invited to spend the closing evening of MBFDZ in the company of the lovely H&M team. For this finale, we saw the Swiss designers Van Bery, Javier Reyes, Aziza Zina, Stefanie Biggel and last but not least LBD,… Read More »

Pictures by Inès Monnet Have you ever wondered what really happens backstage at big fashion shows? Well, you will have a glimpse with these pictures I am sharing. Paul Mitchell invited me to watch their hair artists at work. I also had a few words with Jana Scheel the event manager. She explained to me… Read More »

Notte Italiana at MBFDZ

Vivetta Di Liborio Costume National Studio Pretzel Picture by Inès Monnet The third day of MBFDZ continued on an Italian note. For this evening, I went for an asymmetrical white skirt, a long white blazer, black cami top and Alexander Wang x H&M heels. But let’s talk about the show. Studio Pretzel opened the evening… Read More »

enSoie HEAD School Claudia Zurber Adrian Reber Lyn Lingerie Huber Egloff Bernadette Koch Mademoiselle L Stefanie Biggel Dominic Knecht And myself 😉 As in every year, I was eager to see the Spring-Summer 2015 collections that Swiss designers would be presenting at the Mode Suisse fashion show. I am familiar with most of the participating… Read More »

Backstage pictures by  me Photographer Anoush Abrar A few weeks ago, I was invited to cover the backstage of Edelweiss’s editorial photo shoot for their October issue. The shoot featured pieces from Swiss designers who would be showcasing their work in Geneva (more info in my previous post). I spent a super interesting day on… Read More »