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The Urban Beach Look

Pictures by Inès Monnet The earth is heating up. Like in many parts of Europe, temperatures in Switzerland have gone through the roof, hitting 43°C in some parts. Yes, there can be too much of a good thing, especially when air-conditioning is an exception rather than the rule. A “serious” joke says that the European… Read More »

Navy – My New Black

Pictures by Inès Monnet I introduced the navy color to my wardrobe only recently. I now find myself wearing it a lot as a “brighter” alternative to black. I wore a Zara nightie dress, Stefanie Biggel bomber jacket, H&M bag and Mango shoes. I was tricked by the sunny weather and went optimistically for light… Read More »

Casual Junkie

Pictures by Inès Monnet Fashion month was all about fancy outfits but that’s over now. For daily wear, casual is the go-to style. But what is really casual? Is it not just a case of swapping heels for sneakers, and shirts for sweaters? In my view, a casual look is not about being indifferent. I… 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 »