Month: September 2014

Minimalist, Edgy and Simple

Pictures by Inès Monnet Minimalist, edgy and simple: three elements that I have been trying to make up my style. I was wearing a kinda nightie dress over which an oversized shirt passed of as a jacket. My shoes matched the whiteness of the shirt, and my bag to the blue tartan of the dress.… Read More »

How to Style Pajamas Pants

Pictures by Inès Monnet Who says wearing pajamas is not cool? Well, my pants are not exactly pajamas but a look-alike design I found at H&M. So how to wear them? Well, avoid wearing a large loose top but go for something structured like a shirt. Heels make any outfit look more dressy, but sandals… 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 »

Edelweiss Showroom 2014

Pictures by Marine M.  Editing by Inès M. & my Every year, the Edelweiss magazine organizes an event called “Edelweiss Showroom” for Swiss designers to present their fall-winter collections. Each designer gets to showcase their creations in a different room and visitors are invited to check out the clothes and also to buy them. The… Read More »

Grey Minimalist

Pictures by David F. Yves Saint Laurent once said, “Les modes passent, le style est éternel, la mode est futile, le style pas.” This wisdom goes with my quest to find my very own style. My transition to more minimalistic outfits has become more obvious with time. Nevertheless, I am still exploring where else and… Read More »

Fishtail Details

Pictures by Inès Monnet Now that I am making photo shoots almost daily, I realize how challenging it is to come up with different stylish outfits. When I was at university, I would simply go for my most comfy and practical clothes. Now I have more time to get prepared in the morning (nice!). Hence,… Read More »

Back to School, or Not.

Pictures by Marine M. I recently obtained my Bachelor degree in Management at the HEC University of Lausanne. I feel that I am still young enough to stop my studies for a while and explore the world before pursuing a Master degree. I have also decided to invest most of my time over the next… Read More »

Boyish Look

Pictures by David F. Last week, David and I went to My Playground showroom to take a look at Luxe-à-porter’s fall-winter 2014 collection. On our way there we did a quick photo shoot of our outfits. I was in a lazy mood to dress fancy and so went for a boyish look. Wearing:  H&M bag… Read More »

Shades of Lavender

Pictures by Inès Monnet I occasionally wear just a tee and jeans but even then I never go for basic designs or colors. Here I wore a deep purple lavender Calvin Klein Tee and painted my nails to match. As the saying goes, simple does not have to be simplistic. Wearing: Calvin Klein tee / H&M… Read More »

Maxi White

Pictures by Inès Monnet Some mornings you stand in front of your wardrobe and are totally unsure what to wear. On such days, I reach for my “fall back” favorite pieces, mix and match them, and they always work! This time, I went for an all-white look with a maxi skirt, oversized crop top, and… Read More »