Like many women I drag a wallet of a size and weight of a brick with me every day. Okay, maybe not quite like a brick but most of the wallets for women usually are of a bigger and most of the time too big format. The drawback? The chunky thing does not fit into every pocket and makes my baggage a lot heavier. You know that too, right? Out of the question how a more compact format of a wallet that is easy on your pants’ pocket and offers space for only the bare necessities can be created, feuil was born. Read More
Ahoi mates! Those of you who live in Switzerland know that this June is the worst in history (okay maybe not in history, but it is the worst as far as I can remember). It has been raining since weeks now and I am sure it strains your nerves as much as it does mine. Even though I will not be getting even close to a beach any time soon, the latest box of Boxmopolitan is giving me summery feelings. Read More
Recently I’ve been carrying around many things during the day which made it highly impractical to squeeze everything into a handbag. This made me switch from a handbag to backpacks, which might not be as chic but much more convenient and healthier for your shoulders and back to carry around. Even though I was quite happy with my Kånken backpack by Fjaellraeven, I was looking for something more practical and stumbled across the Swiss brand QWSTION. Read More
I’ve came across Boxmopolitan a few weeks ago when I was readig a review written by Coolbrandz and decided to subscribe for a 3-month period to get their boxes, filled with hot new items from the areas of beauty, wellness, fashion, gourmet, art and design. Boxmopolitan is based in Zurich, Switzerland and aims to bring to you a cosmopolitan taste and introduce you to fancy new brands and products which are carefully selected by the curators of Boxmopolitan. You can choose between different subscriptions for one, three, six or twelve months and prices vary depending on the subscription you choose.
The edition that I received was the third this year, themed all in black and white and contained products from the brands KMS California, Cudié, Design Letters, Lola (CH), Pédale (CH), Edamama and Boxmopolitan itself. Read More
In Switzerland we’ve always seemed to be a little behind when it comes to fashion trends (or is it just me?). In Fall 2015, Gucci’s fur-lined Princetown loafers (which are priced at roughly CHF 1’000) were declared as “the shoes of the season” by Vogue Magazine. The shoes could be spotted all over Social Media. Read More