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Oh Black!

Has black ever gone out of style? So let me skip the praises of this color and show you instead how to style an all black look. All black can also turn to be bland. So you highlight textures and shapes. I blend different materials and layer them for volume. Here I slip into my… Read More »

#AllBlackEverything

Pictures by Inès Monnet Imagine I was wearing a white t-shirt with blue denim jeans, cognac-colored boots and carrying a beige bag. I doubt this outfit would be making much of a statement. This is why I love black. Black always cuts it even against the rainbow range of colorful pieces. So, for those of… Read More »

Pictures by Inès Monnet On the days when I feel a little lost on how to dress, I fall back on my fail-safe mode – go for basics. While colors can “betray” you, black and white never do. On this sunny day, I slipped into a white maxi skirt and black cami top. I put on… Read More »

Urban Wang x H&M

Pictures by Inès Monnet This second look highlights the urban edge to Wang’s sporty collection for H&M. One does not normally associate sports with leather pants. Usually tight-fitting, they do not pretend to be functional or comfortable, but often to look seductive (and even intentionally provocative at times). Wang’s about-face interpretation with a large cut… Read More »

Always go Black

Pictures by Inès Monnet I often overthink what to wear for an event. I would empty my wardrobe, try mixing and matching, and when ideas run out, end up with an all-black outfit… Black never betrays you. It so happened that to attend Mode Suisse and the Showroom Edelweiss, I went for a Zara coat… Read More »