Mechanism

The textured knit dress, a staple piece of any wardrobe. With a turtleneck, it becomes the ideal transitional garment for these colder days. A particularly functional and versatile key piece that Lines/Manner obviously selects in one of its three colors … Continue reading

REV

Lines/Manner wishes to share an important and captivating new discovery: REV by Rêve en Vert. Founded in 2013, REV is the premier online destination for sustainable luxury fashion. It is composed of independent and emerging designers who vow to respect … Continue reading

Composition

A style easily worn from day to evening. Noble and comfortable textiles. The perfect mix of leather and silk elevates this strong yet simple outfit. To an ivory blouse with structured cuts we juxtapose a dress of fine black silk … Continue reading

Reveal

Wearing a cardigan against your bare skin, with nothing underneath, is an evocative and delectable experience. The V-collar lets us subtly reveal some fine lace and delicate jewellery. Lines/Manner opts for a sporty chic look with a clean and classic … Continue reading

Fuel

With tone on tone outfits, the key to establishing a modern style and pleasant silhouette is to unite various textures. Subtly reveal your bare ankles, and opt for a skinny bottom to balance the vast comfort of your audacious coat. … Continue reading

Control

As temperatures begin to drop, find comfort muffled in delicate and warm garments. The turtleneck is a timeless classic and an essential piece of one’s wardrobe. Let it reappear every year by infusing upon it a touch of modernity. Whichever … Continue reading

Fall Issue

Tone on tone outfits on the front stage. White on white, black on black, grey on grey: The monochrome thematic is tightly anchored in Lines/Manner. My associate of the week, Lily, founder of The Demeler blog, also opts for a … Continue reading

Inspiration Gallery I Enticing

Inspiration GALLERY S A N  F R A N C I S C O, July 2014

Spotlight On

Ibiki, the reference boutique of Montreal. The conceptual environment of this boutique, dominated by a black and white aesthetic, tends to plays with our notions of art and fashion: a true reflection the owner’s identity, Jonah Leslie. A perfectly pure … Continue reading

Whiteout

All white outfit. Pure and fresh minimalism with relaxed cuts. The result is undoubtedly effortless chic. It’s time for transeasonal pieces. Let’s give in to the reassuring warmth of a pullover tie-it-around-your-waist. Be.With Dress – The Stowe “Rose” Bag – … Continue reading

Balancing

In sync with this capsule wardrobe of black silk dresses; with these qualitative staple pieces staged in an immaculate space of the Lines/Manner closet. Semi-long sleeves, short sleeves, thin or large suspenders, round-neck, V-neck, shawl collar, each cut and finish … Continue reading

Arc

Designed and Handcrafted in Montreal. Parametric I Ring – Theorem Bracelet from the Linearity collection of Arc Jewellery. Pinpointing a brand that feels right, that possesses all of your little requirements, and in which you perceive true authenticity in its … Continue reading

Session

These timeless pieces that accompany us year in and year out, season after season, and feel indelible. Bright and slouchy textures unite, supplemented by relaxed fits: the chic-minimalist aesthetic is emphasized. Strategically adorned with fine jewellery, they cleverly express an … Continue reading

Epitome

Simplicity can be diverted by a certain complexity of design. Begin with a classical base, then juxtaposing to it a piece you can carefully adjust, construct and deconstruct, so to confer upon your look a timeless modern appeal. Adding and … Continue reading

Gathering

Inspiration surrounds us, omnipresent in all things we have the power to observe, touch, and smell. It is essential that we always allow ourselves to be taken away by all of which resonates deep down, all of which make us … Continue reading

Getaway

The black and white affair: An eternal and everlasting union. Both garments equally posses light and relaxed shapes. A combination that feels casual and yet slightly sophisticated thanks to the right accessory. Elegance and simplicity bond together in absolute balance. … Continue reading

Modern Edge

Comfortability, modernity, simplicity, and quality are the key words which undoubtedly define the Kylie sandals by Senso.

Right Impact

The simple midi knit dress: versatile, modern, and tainted with a refreshing bright grey. A must-have basic. The minimalist trend is much more complex than it seems. You must master and perfect your look essentially by playing with the slightest … Continue reading

Dose

When style meets a certain level of practicality. Layer your dress and flowy blouse made out of one and only fabric: weaving silk with itself. Think straight cuts, versatile, and timeless garments as we once again rely on the ultimate … Continue reading

Inspiration Gallery | Linear

Inspiration GALLERY K N O X V I L L E, July 2015

Distinctive

The light and elegant short, applied to a look perpetually in quest of structured simplicity. The minimalist aesthetic continues to rule. Maje Top – American Vintage Short- Christina Fischer Bumbag – Birkenstock Shoes –  Ray-Ban Sunglasses

Pure

Fine lace for our women’s underwear, where comfort and quality are in play. Whether kept secret or faintly revealed, it remains unequivocally appropriate to wear under our delicate blouses. Eberjey bra –  Le Cubicule Rings

Grey Choice

Whether we are of the kind that is drawn by all things white or all things black, paying more attention to some details make us notice that there is always a touch of in-between. With or without moderation, the grey … Continue reading

Sleek Drapes

The minimalist-chic theme and the advantages of its fabrics. The drapes corroborate the theory that by playing with waves and flows we can easily bestow great style upon our outfit. JNBY Dress – Lines/Manner Bag (commande via le formulaire de … Continue reading

Carriage 44

Founded in 2010, this environmentally friendly brand from Montreal caught my attention while strolling through an exhibition of designers. At the head of Carriage 44: Oliver Stenberg and his wife Hannah. Soaps, candles, and skin care products containing 100% natural … Continue reading

Connected

These past seasons, we could not avoid the apogee of the tone on tone trend. Today, give way to the perfect white and cream combo so to cleverly bypass the codes. Unbuttoning our shirts with audacity, modernizing our basics, and … Continue reading

Inspiration Gallery

Inspiration GALLERY M I A M I  &  T H E  K E Y S, Octobre 2014

Recycled Minimalism

Christina Fischer, a Danish designer on the rise. Discovered and noticed on social networks, I instantly felt a certain admiration for her work. What really caught my eye was that she photographs her entire artisanal process, from design to production, … Continue reading

Over X Bet X Win

This year’s summer season seems punctuated by uncertain weather. Let’s compromise by protecting our summer dresses with a light oversized coat. Coat – H&M Dress – Bella Dahl Shoes – Aldo Bag – Zara Vintage Sunglasses – No Brand Rings … Continue reading

Concrete

Whether it be for a well-studied design, fine details, or a perfect finish we should never hesitate to invite revisited basics into our looks. They vary in shapes, make use of bi-materials, or can even be subtly adorned. Coat – … Continue reading

Structure

Perfectly structured simplicity. The lines of avant-garde dresses defy you and you generously win the battle in an honorable fashion. No add-ons, no little supplements, these crafted designs dress you from head to toe. And discrete accessories will be their … Continue reading

Knotting

Engage in a draping game by taking advantage of knotting techniques. Begin with a tryout by using a rectangular fabric of your choosing, yet one sufficiently long so to obtain a finish that is both elegant and natural. We play, … Continue reading

Hidden

On a quest for simplicity. Give your slender dresses a simple finish by tying a single colored blouse around the waist. Doing so will mark your waist line and vary your color palette. Let’s complement it all by rolling up … Continue reading

Birkes and Ripped

White and Denim, the best of allies. Enhanced by everlasting Birkenstocks. Absolute comfort is what I feel in these garments discovered at Vestibule’s very charming Montreal boutique. Visit their beautiful website! Top – French Connection Chemisier – Very J Short … Continue reading

The Stowe

The Stowe. A Montreal brand which caught my eye. Privileged enough to be recognized as a brand of quality, its signature is marvelously classic, contemporary, and – that little plus which makes all the difference – all of their items … Continue reading

Unite

A perfect transitional duo: the comfy knit and the short. Feels so great. I almost never took off this generous knit, snuggle forever and even sleep in it. Helmut Lang, you delight me. Discovered in Montreal’s sublime Ibiki boutique, which … Continue reading

Loft Home

Top – H&M Blouse – S.Y.L.K Legging – Zara Ring – SF Designer Shed light on significant and fine accessories by choosing minimalist garments,ensuring continuity with clean lines, and playing with transparencies and textures. When the weather is uncertain, layering … Continue reading

True Essentials

Clutch – American Vintage Padded Hand Purse – Mango Wallet – Michael Kors Sunglasses – A.J Morgan Hand Cream – MOR (out of stock) Springtime must-haves! This clutch is practical; all your utilities will love to sneak inside.

White Recipe

Top – H&M Skirt – H&M Shoes – Zara Vintage Purse – No Brand Total white look for this new season, handle with care! Give place to immaculate white: the importance is in uniting the right fabrics and volumes so … Continue reading