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Tag: lausanne

Dare to Be Different

Pictures by Inès Monnet Since my teenage days, I try to be different and original in my looks. Yes, I keep up with trends but on my terms. Like here, I am not afraid to match the hot Adidas superstar sneakers with Wolford dot tights, Atelier Laure Paschoud sleeveless coat, a little black dress and… Read More »

Pictures by Inès Monnet Inès and I shot this outfit in Place Saint François, the main “square” of Lausanne center. The neo-classic architecture of the buildings goes rather well with the outfit. You too have probably noticed how Gladiators Sandals are now hot. I couldn’t resist getting this Topshop pair from Zalando. I style it… Read More »

Pictures by Inès Monnet I enjoy writing about the outfits I like, but being able to style them with real audiences adds to the fun. So you can imagine my delight in being the guest stylist for Atelier Laure Paschoud pop-up store at Chic Cham in Lausanne last Wednesday. I also enjoyed getting to know… Read More »

Funk Your Sunday

Pictures by Inès Monnet In some cities, you can dance till dawn and have breakfast in the disco before heading home. Funky Brunch started in Geneva with the reverse idea of throwing in funk, rock or soul music with your brunch. It is a pop-up restaurant with changing venues. Last Sunday, I was invited to… Read More »

Vintage is Forever

Pictures by Inès Monnet More than two years ago, I collaborated with a few Vintage stores in Lausanne to create a series of photo shoots. The aim was to share ideas on how to include these pieces in your daily wear. At that time, I bought this vivid red dress with black details in the… Read More »

Caffè Bellini, Lausanne

First Blaast Place of this month is Caffè Bellini in Lausanne. As first impression, I really like its quirky pop art interior. This restaurant oozes charm to welcome you for lunch and dinner. We went at noon to have their Plat du Jour – chicken fillet with butter and mustard garnished with fresh datterino tomatoes… Read More »

Post-Winter Hipster Mood

Pictures by Inès Monnet While New York is amazing, Lausanne has got its perks – a selection of interesting architecture and an easy escape to the calm environs of the lake. It is a privilege I am always thankful for and never take for granted. We shot this outfit in the old streets near the… Read More »

I have always intended to share my various interests through Blaastyle, though currently it has mostly been about fashion and beauty. Occasionally I bubble over to lifestyle as it is such a natural extension to how we look (or vice versa in that our lifestyle is also reflected by how we look). On that note,… Read More »