Crisp Whites⎮Pregnancy Style

Crisp Whites interweaving flowy wrapped skirt and perforated knit. When it comes to a monochromatic palette, fashioning various textures is always a particularly estimable step! Legoe Heritage perforated crop knit and flowy skirt – Berdine Clutch…

Slouchy Whites I Pregnancy Style

Effortless (but elevated) and slouchy whites escorted by black details. Legoe Heritage pants are ingeniously created for modern expectant mothers and also have the advantage to be worn post-pregnancy. Black version previously seen here. Legoe Heritage …

PROJECT DREAM HOUSE / THE LIVING ROOM

Hello there! After sharing photos of our kitchen area in my previous post (you can read the article here), I’m now sharing photos of the living room. The lightning here is almost magical. I also just love how the shadow creates these beaut…

Minimal/Ethical Nursery

No more than two months before the baby arrives. Now is the best time to create his future cocoon! Minimal, Ethical, Natural, Sustainable, and Baby-Friendly will be the mirror of LM’s nursery atmosphere. Purity of white, nude tones, warm and toas…

Take Time

Slowly welcoming the belgium brand Serax tableware at home. Serax’s “Take Time” ceramics collection was designed by Hilde Degryse. A pure minimal off-white porcelain line, with subtle drops of gold pointing towards the ideal amount of…

Harem

Pregnancy has to rhyme with comfortability and functionality. Yet that is not a reason to compromise the style. This harem pants is one of the most important essential that each mum-to-be (or not) has to consider for their wardrobe: edgy, … Conti…

Striped I Pregnancy Style

After a few month of pregnancy, now is the time to consider maternity wear. One brand was particularly suited to Lines/Manner: Legoe Heritage. Think timeless, effortless, and versatile motherhood staples. Back to basics! This striped soft and stretch r…

Greyish

Pair a cosy cashmere turtleneck knit with a fitted maxi dress to infuse structure and a hint of edgyness to a tone on tone grey pregnancy outfit. Everlane Cashmere Knit

Cinque Terre

Inspiration Gallery Cinq Terre: Monterosso, Manarola, Corniglia, Vernazza, Riomaggiore, ITALY, September 2018

All White Everything

Winter Whites on the podium combined with pleasant temperatures. Clean/crisp whites, white out situation, whitewashed, off-white palette, pure white, blank canvas, clean slate, all white everything, no matter which one is chosen to be the name of the g…

Pure Color Desire

Pure Color Desire, new little luxuries signed Estée Lauder. Always a pleasure to partner-up with this glorious brand. While Lines/Manner mainly focuses on sustainable and independent designers, there are always exceptions in life. Especially when it co…

Effective

All black layering with a hint of light. Black on black never gets old: simple, yet always so effective. Flattered Flat Shoes – Items by Bea for Serax Shopper Bag – Eileen Fischer Knit – Arket Black Jeans

Salt and Pepper

Fluid printed mid-length dress by COS. Layer this salt and pepper essential with a cosy and warmth knit, and/or oversize coat, leather jacket, big scarf for a maxi-wintery wrap version! COS Dress – Scarf (avail. exclusively on demand) – Mai…

Winter Essentials

In partnership with ELEVTD & Shoes.com Winter Essentials   – Back at it again with Elevtd. This time around, I’m curating my favorite Winter essentials from the site with a trio of new additions. Included are my new indispensable black parka, a feminine take on a hiking boot (…not to worry however, this one has no hiking required […]

Baby Bumped

Covered, Bundled, Layered, Baby Bumped.. 😉

Savoir-Faire

Last 2018 Outfit, processing the usual black and white palette and the opposition game of structure/slouchy/volume. Enhanced by high level texture variations, including velvet, leather, and silk. Delaroq handbags were LM’s last find of the year and wha…

Rewind 2018

2018 Selected Photographies

Over The Knee

Playsuit and Over-The-Knee Boots for a maximal comfort and a cosy feel at home. Integrate gold and black details along with this Swiss Italian marble watch from Lideste so to reveal an intriguing uniqueness. Third Form Playsuit – Jonak High &#823…

Embroidered

Embroidery and intricate details (basques, folds…) entirely sum up this Parisian chic blouse by Balzac Paris. An ode to all such lightweight, romantic, and subtle assets. Balzac Paris Blouse – Jonak Square Boots

Life Saver

An all blackeveryhting mood directed by softness, clean lines, minimal-maxi vibes, and comforting elegance. The perfect balance between relaxed and refined. The turtleneck long-sleeved dress, long hemmed, is an easy and ideal statement piece which can …

Mix and Match

Various qualitative layouts for a well-balanced mix and match. Striped Linen Blouse composed of its ballon cuffs and adjustable tie. Associating it with ripped jeans, fringed wool plaid scarf, and leather chelsea boots will create a delicious textural …

Aligned

The side-stripe trousers with an athleisure connotation is an essential transitional piece. This wide-leg version is conceived from recycled plastic bottles! Pair it with a tailored blazer for a loose, modern, and structured silhouette. Sporty yet soph…

Endless Summer

Denim X White Tee + Tote Bag = Simple but Significant. When the effortless addition creates the best impact. Organic Basics White Tee – Arket Jeans – Serax x Bea Mombaers Shopper Bag – Charles & Keith Slides

Black Satin

Satin, the precise embodiment of ultimate elegance. A perfect balance of comfort and luxury edge. This shiny silk fabric will perfectly and delicately suit our highly refined evenings and events. Solika Satin Dress  

Fundamentals

Some favourite goodies of the Month: Entrancing fragrances, precious skincare, thrilling candles and everlasting details.. L’Artisan Parfumeur Bois Farine Fragrance – Berdine Clutch Bag – Nuori Skincare – Le Labo Santal 33 Fragr…

Maxi Silky Navy

The maxi silk slip dress, one of these essential staples which combines delicateness, weightlessness, timelessness, and sleekness. This navy hero piece embraces simplicity, minimalism, and sophistication at its best. COS long silk slip dress – Ji…

Nude

Nude and powdery pink shades, at the desire of an aerial moment. Perfume Bois Farine – L’Artisan Parfumeur. Note of white wood and Iris.    

White shirt X Denim

Sometimes, all we truly need is to be right at the heart of our comfort zone and to feel fully infused by timeless simplicity. COS Shirt and Jeans  

Cool and the Gang

shot in collaboration with Lunya Cool & the Gang   – Meet COOL…a new sleepwear & loungewear hybrid collection with hidden bells and whistles! (see details) My friends at Lunya have figured out the best of both worlds. A fabric that is quite technical (but you would never know by looking at it) …but while the […]

Braless Blazer

Nothing more classic than a navy suit. Dare to wear a blazer right on your bare skin to heighten the look during warmer days. In that case, this set from our wear-to-work wardrobe has to be worn in a minimalist … Continue reading →

Denim Dress

The denim dress, one of those precious and indispensable pieces of summer days. COS Flare-Sleeved Denim Dress Flattered Slides    

French Riviera

Faithful to this Scandinavian brand for over three years (see Article 2016 “Less”). Woron has proven through the quality of its products that style can rhyme with eco-responsibility (sustainable and vegan materials). This black wrapped dres…

Estee Lauder

Advanced Night Repair by Estee Lauder Synchronized Repair Complex II -New night ally. -The world’s first serum, created in 1982. -Prevents and acts on all signs of aging.

Perfume as an Art

Introduce sustainable luxury. This was the mission of Kilian Hennessy, creator of the perfumery By Kilian, “Perfume as an Art.” Refillable bottles, reusable boxes, and fragrances which embody ultimate sophistication and timeless luxury. Straight to Hea…

Bliss Part I

Inspiration GALLERY Province of Krabi – Andaman Sea / Railay Beach / Ko Poda, May 2018

Rooftop Infinity

Enjoying special moments at the Avani Hotel, Bangkok – during the last trip in Thailand – in a minimalist approach. Highlights on the Wink Three earrings signed Susan Driver. A model inspired by both Pablo Picasso and Henri Matisse drawing&…

Instinctual

Long-sleeved black midi dress by Solika SS18 collection. Structure, volume and Sleekness combined. Solika Lalla Dress – also exists in white.

Sheltered

Handmade raincoat and high heels sock ankle boots. – Don’t let bad weather get you down. Stutterheim (swedish outerwear brand) Mosebacke Raincoat – Jonak socks boots  

Sine qua non

A fresh quality online jewellery platform which regroups luxury and high-end materials is often what we aspire to. Add to that a conscious design approach as well as distinctive pieces and you will ingeniously find FINEMATTER. You will be presented &#8…

Sock Boots

Ending February with a lesson all in texture. All black need never be boring. Combining leather, oversized hoodie sweater, satin sock ankle boots and edgy detailing, those perfect companions will instantly captivate our largely minimalist wardrobe. Aak…

Falling

Inspiration GALLERY Toronto, July 2015                                    

Pairing

Juxtaposition of multiple materials and trio of neutrals is the name of the game. From this fusion of classics, what particularly stands out is the natural vegetable tanned leather bag from the German brand EKTKE Studios which will carefully raise our …

Underneath

“We want to make fashion sustainable and sustainability fashionable” Organic Basics. The importance of starting on good foundations is a notion well-known and accepted. The same applies to the way we visualize and organize our wardrobe. Her…

Dark Light

  COS Scarf – Everlane Boss Boots – Decjuba Ripped Jeans   Photos by @maxeole

Grey Dimension

In winter, it is all about all-enveloping layers as well as keeping things clean and minimal with maximal warmth. Some wardrobe favorites, both old and new. Still obsessed with all things grey, especially this oversized, long-lined, and androgynous coa…

Bracelet Bag

Melting leather goods and jewellery. Gold ring handles will link two universes to create the bracelet/ring bag. This statement bag can be carried by shoulder strap, hand, or wrist. A mini size black bucket bag (with adjustable and a detachable … …

Rewind 2017

2017 Selected Photographies

INSPIRATION / INTERIOR + HOME UPDATE

Hello there! With 2018 around the corner, a new chapter has begun for me and my family. For those who follow me on my Instagram and Facebook account have probably already seen some of the sneak previews I’ve shown of our new home. In …

Brass

Discover the Australian label Susan Driver with their collection of fine jewellery and handmade sterling silver and gold pieces:  A perfect way to finish the year in style! #chirstmasgift #giftsuggestions La Vie Earring 18ct Gold Ear Hooks (Brass earri…

Optimal

Textural essentials: Wool, Cashmere, Velvet and Leather for optimal black layering. Comfortably warm yet decidedly elegant! Maje Coat (old) – COS Velvet Top  – Klaudyna Cerklewicz via Showroom Eco leather pants – Everlane Boss Boots

MoMA Design Store x Nordstrom

MoMA x Nordstrom   – A shop within a shop…the MoMA Design Store is officially open at Nordstrom! Being a New Yorker, I have a soft spot for the Museum of Modern Art to begin with, and the Design Shop never disappoints. Offering a range of quirky to classic items, novelty & trend pieces to rare […]

Christmas Prelude

This magical period of the year resonates with LM’s universe and spirit. Winter whites even at home. Creating a polar atmosphere with silvery, white decorations, and well thought or meticulous details. All things minimal with modern metallic hangings, …

Boss Boots by Everlane

It is officially time for boots. Leather and Suede. Always opting for ankle boots with block heels, pointed toes, and zippers to add an edge. The first choice will always be ones which combine comfort, minimalism, style/character, and qualitative fabri…

Tonal

Winter vibrations call for all cozy temptations and a purely nuanced tonal palette of pure white, off-white, and creamy texture. Accentuated by fine and minimalist details to generate a seizing confrontation of freshness. Aakasha Asymmetric Shirt &#821…

Recycled Cashmere

An ideal texture for winter, cashmere is one of Lines/Manner’s favorite must-have. Particularly for cardigans. Eileen Fisher’s new collection conquers deeply, not only because of the good quality of their fabrics but also via their commitme…

Minimal MAXI

The long-sleeve turtleneck dress, a key item for a comfortable and effortless  chic style. Wrapped in a structured oversized blazer and paired with chelsea boots, the clash is maximal: defined silhouette vs complete coverage. Retro and modern all at th…

Cashmere

New season calls for new staples, new basics, and new trans-seasonal essentials. Chilly winds make it definitely time for a Cashmere Turtleneck Knit (and hair tuck). Paired accordingly with leather pants, suede boots and bag for an edgy modern outlook … Continue reading

Selection Fall Edit

Some Fall Favorites. 2017 Edition. Couvrance Beauty products – Rose Gold Lideste watch (also available in Steel/Black and Gold/Black) – Mejuri Ring – Remi and Reid Vegan Leather Bag – Flattered Boxes (outfit post soon) –DSTLD Bra

Rodeo

Mixing silk crepe, sheer silk, cotton, and pinatex. A sleek and structured rodeo of textures, one of the best way to live the fall vibration. COS Pants – Ina Koelln Bag

Overalls

Think audaciously edgy and relaxed. A good dose of leather with a soft texture will be your best partner. Aakasha Leather Jumpsuit

Lights

  Inspiration GALLERY Montreal, 2013-2016  

Statement Sleeves

If you follow Lines/Manner, you have probably noticed an ineluctable affection for effortless styles and an appreciation for subtle details. Providing these elements with an ounce of elegance and an airy slouchiness can advantageously help us conform to a higher … Continue reading

Ruffles

Adding some vigor and summery sensations to our new fall staples wardrobe. Ripped jeans and sweater weather: An ode to basics with monochromatic tones. Reevaluate details by introducing fine and subtle sleek ruffles. Ruffle Knit, ripped jeans, and tote bag … Continue reading

Decjuba – Flare

All black everything outfit, somewhere between relaxed and refined. New attraction for slashed pants, but same attention to the minimal effort required thematic, clean cami, and tailored layers. Laid-Back in black with this modern workwear split pants and cape-blazer. Feeding … Continue reading

Decjuba – White Shirt Dress

The white shirt dress has always been a statement piece in Lines/Manner’s ideal wardrobe. A minimalist go-to garment easily paired with jackets, blazers, or oversized tops/knits for a layering game strong. Here, the option of wearing it by itself is … Continue reading

Decjuba – Off The Shoulder

Elegant and sleek silhouettes for this early fall, yet with a wink to the unfinished summer via the off-the-shoulder dress and skin revealing details. LM introduces you to Decjuba, a modern and minimal brand focused on elevated basics, timeless/versatile pieces … Continue reading

Nature

Introducing some new home episodes. Keep all things fresh and minimal within these large open white spaces, and simply involve a polar, oceanic, and botanical environment. The laws of nature are ever-present. The code “LINESMANNER” offers 25% off posters (except … Continue reading

A Weekend House Fusing Modern And Traditional Japanese Design

Situated in Kumano-cho, Japan, ‘Weekend House in Kumano’ was constructed by Araki+Sasaki Architects to provide a weekend retreat home for a family with children.
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Inspiration Gallery I NYC

Inspiration GALLERY NYC, September 2014.

Bold

All covered by Solika, a brand which establishes a range of modest garments with purely simple lines and a minimalist aesthetic. All within a bold spiritual heritage, this collection does not reveal much skin yet favors grace and offers an … Continue reading