Iron Man is cool

  Some days you just wake up and feel like wearing a superhero sweatshirt. And because Iron Man is obviously the coolest of them all, that’s the one I chose (that, and it’s… Continue reading

2 Shades of Blue and 1 of Grey

  In honor of the first exam of the season (German Oral, whoop!), a slightly academic look was in order (gotta impress my examiners). To give off an air of intelligence I wore… Continue reading

Tickets, please

  Switzerland is a wonderful country. A wonderful, expensive country. Now I’ve never been one to hesitate much before spending money, but as I see the number on my bank account more quickly… Continue reading

Style Crush: Emmanuelle Alt

[all images from] If I there is one person in whose presence I would turn into a total, embarrassingly over-excited fashion fan girl, it would be Emmanuelle Alt. I mean, just look at… Continue reading

Musikklub Mehrspur: Souvenirs

Sea Salt Licorice

In my makeup pouch

Keeping it minimal with: Perricone M.D. No Foundation Foundation Fair YSL Touche Éclat Dior Diorshow Blackout Mascara Boots No 7 Lash & Brow Perfector Clinique Quickliner For Eyes in Roast Coffee Dior Diorific Lipstick in… Continue reading

Packing: Basel –> Edinburgh

Here we go again! Today it’s off to Edinburgh after two and half wonderful weeks in Switzerland. Time to go tackle my final exams and to battle the predictably unpredictable weather of Scotland.… Continue reading

Travel Essentials

Travel Essentials by lepetitmatin featuring a chain pouch

The Red Lip

Nothing like a classic red lip, non? I’ve only recently purchased my first ever red lipstick. From Dior, naturally. I am still getting used to “the look” (it’s a bit fussy, and you… Continue reading

Veni Vidi Vichy

Wouldn’t it be awesome to wake up after a crazy night out, having slept less than the recommended eight to nine hours, but still have your significant other say to you “Wow, your… Continue reading

Sheltering Sky – Porter Magazine Editorial Summer 2014

Porter Magazine is absolutely fabulous. Only two issues in, I’m already in love with this new print publication from Net-a-Porter. The content, the photography, the contributors – I’m smitten. The Summer 2014 issue has,… Continue reading

Winner winner falafel dinner

Swiss Guy and I are classy people, paper napkins and all. So every once in a while we make something from scratch for dinner and tonight it was falafel. We encountered some difficulties… Continue reading

Berlin Street Style: Sneakers

Continuing with our “Best of Berlin Street Style series, today I present to you: the sneaker. “Whether you like them or not, what western boots are to the cowboy, the sneaker is to the Berliner.… Continue reading

The Half-Tucked Shirt

The occasion? Oh, nothing. These pictures are just the result of browsing J.Crew lookbooks and WhoWhatWear slideshows, especially ones that feature the magnificent! the effortless! the totally chill! half-tucked button up shirt. Like the knit… Continue reading