Windy Walkabout

What a Scottish wind in Zürich today! I thought I had, at least temporarily, escaped the apocalyptic weather of Edinburgh. What started out as a mere breeze quickly turned into a hair-ruining, chill-inducing,… Continue reading

Berlin Street Style guide: The Knit Pullover

The Knit Pullover is the first part of le petit matin’s Berlin Street Style supercut: the best of the best style advice for urban chicness. Naturally we start with one of the classics, one… Continue reading

Fashion Sheep: Birkenstocks and Furkenstocks

The influential powers of the runways have proved themselves once again with the introduction of Birkenstocks, and all of their practical shoe sisters, as the shoe du jour for this Spring. Once the… Continue reading

Beauty Easter Eggs

“If I could offer you only one tip for the future, sunscreen would be it.”     These opening lines of Baz Luhrman’s Sunscreen Song are definitely the best advice, beauty or otherwise, you’ll ever get.… Continue reading

Time to get nerdy

Dress for the occasion, right? Well, when one goes to the ETH for their Polymesse career’s fair, one dresses chic with a touch of geek. Although Swiss Guy and I both only had… Continue reading

Berlin Street Style: A Guide to Urban Chic

  A few days ago while strolling down Zürich’s Bahnhofstrasse, basking in the glorious sunlight and sipping on a soy latté, and doing some very crucial window shopping (only window shopping, but mentally… Continue reading

Vegan Breakfast

Simple and satisfying: organic blueberries, banana, strawberries, apple granola all topped with almond ricemilk (not pictured). I am such a fan of fruit and granola, together or on their own, I could really… Continue reading

The first sunny days

  Spring has sprung in Switzerland, so naturally we must venture outside into the gorgeous sunlight whenever the opportunity presents itself. After studying for exams and writing applications this morning, Swiss Guy and… Continue reading

About last night

There are some things in life that are indisputable. Like, the earth is round. Or that everyone profits from a well cut, black blazer. Peanut butter is the best manmade thing on this… Continue reading

OOTD – Zürich

  Shirt: Petit Bateau; Jacket: Topshop; Shorts: Gap; Boots: Topshop; Bag: Zara

A succulent, Chinese Birthday Meal

It is my great honor and pleasure to call two of the best people in the world my friends. Momo and Rorz, their now officially established nicknames, are simply wonderful. A few days… Continue reading

OOTD (with special highlight on neckerchiefs!)

Let’s start off with stating the obvious: I require either a full-time, personal photographer or, more realistically, a tripod. But for now I must stick to the amateur level of the “selfie” format… Continue reading

Sunday Night

Kiehl’s Haul

If there’s one thing that you should always treat yourself to then it’s quality skincare and beauty products. Sure, you can go to the department store and shell out a lot of money… Continue reading

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