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Grüezi All! from Gstaad

Pictures by Alison L. and me Swatch recently launched its “Grüezi All!” collection (Grüezi is Hi! in the Swiss German dialect). I was invited along with a few journalists and fellow-bloggers to be among the first to discover the watches.  We travelled up by train to the glamorous alpine village of Gstaad and stayed at the… Read More »

Night Out in Chamonix

Pictures by Inès Monnet The first stop of the Freeride World Tour 2015 in Chamonix closed with a celebratory party. I did not want to look overdressed for the casual evening out. Heels would be out of place and even downright dangerous in the snow. So, I mixed my evening embroidered skirt with a casual… Read More »

The Mountain Look

Pictures by Inès Monnet After watching the free riders in action, Swatch organized for us an introduction course to dog sledding. I had time to quickly change into a nicer yet warm outfit. I kept my ski jacket over a simple white shirt. I put over my skinny black jeans a pair of beige socks… Read More »

Pictures by Inès Monnet Last Friday (my birthday!) I travelled up to the French ski resort Chamonix at the invitation of Swatch to immerse myself in the milieu of the 2015 Freeride World Tour over the weekend. You can imagine how excited I was to be invited by what must have been my first watch… Read More »