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

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

The White Shirt by COS

Basics have always been the starting point, the very foundation of Lines/Manner’s wardrobe. Nevertheless, finding these classics requires long hours of search. Getting your hands on the ones which will make a difference can become an absolute challenge. When LM … Continue reading

Summer Get-Up

Keeping things light and fresh anchored by a statement piece such as the long-line maxi silk slip black dress — this particular one is adjustable at the waist. An everyday essential with a balance mechanism of comfort and elegance. Maintain an edge with few accessories, … Continue reading

Personal Atelier

As a personal stylist, I must be in phase with the needs of my customers so to find pieces that will elevate their wardrobe to perfection: Ones that are timeless, versatile, and of remarkable quality. While I love to search … Continue reading

Bomber Silk Set

Bomber Silk set, the epitome of modern sport chic theme. Art Dept. Classic Bomber + Short (100% silk) Also available in black and blush.  

Black Summer

Open toe slip-on sandals and pointed mules + a structured bag with trapeze sides and double straps. One of the best way to introduce black  elegance into summer. Stiletto mules, pleated strap sandals and oversized city bag, all by Charles&Keith.

Champagne Satin

Slipping into the enticing satin reflections of a slip dress: the easiest way to feel comfortable yet feminine this summer. Neutrals bring brightness to our usual wardrobe palette and remain timelessly elegant, fitting for any occasion. This minimal effortless Taupe/Champagne … Continue reading

Sanctuary

Personal home inspiration. Lines/Manner’s home is synonymous with clean living, airy white spaces, simplicity, brightness, tropical plants, fresh modern minimal vibrations, Berber spirit, wood and metal, major and elevated items. An interior punctuated with marble and plays of transparency. The … Continue reading

Think Silk

Black Silk Slip Dress over white ribbed tee. Lines/Manner cherishes minimalist thinking and privileges quality over quantity, as opposed to come and go fashion trends. Yet finding the right balance requires that some exceptions be made. While wearing the silk … Continue reading

Cap Ferret

Fine sand, restless sea, sunny dunes, and an immaculate white outfit.  Swimwear/Bodysuit with elegant geometrical divides and subtlety transparent high-waisted shorts. A structured silhouette which reflects simplicity, freshness, and comfort. An ode to modernity, refinement, and minimalism. Delphine The Label … Continue reading

Twist

The twist front shirt dress, inspired by Japanese Furoshiki knotting, is an absolute spring key piece. Ideal in terms of appreciating modernity, playing with movements, and reach an equilibrium of volumes. Deviating from our usual color palette, let us wander towards the Blue Poplin. Incorporate a bucket … Continue reading

Liquid

Head-to-toe white with perforated vs laced details, structure vs unstructured, liquid movement, a blend of textures, and the barest essentials. Shilla The Label Blouse – Lxé Wide Leg Pants (previous coll.) – Shoes of Prey Shoes (Lines/Manner’s own design) – Maven Watch Timepiece … Continue reading

Own

While constantly perpetuating a ritual of working with “slow fashion” brands, LM now feels the urge to dig deeper into that way of thought, driven by the necessity to accentuate this movement through innovation. On the Shoes of Prey online platform, all … Continue reading

Draped Part II – Same but Different

Suiting Immaculate white, clean tailoring, contemporary pieces, confronted textures. Urban Chic Keep the blazer effect while diverting these elegant pieces to establish an urban attitude. An all-white outfit to reach the height of relaxed sophistication.

Draped Part I – Layering

Black and white layering for a high level of contrast. When it starts to feel like spring outside, but not enough to over-expose yourself. The oversized slouchy sweater meets the draped dress and creates an “all in the details” situation, … Continue reading

Soft

Back to a new week, back to work, back to basics. Monochrome outfits have to be ingenious not to be boring, especially when composed of bare basics. Keep it simple but significant. An oversized soft knit is a must for these trans-seasonal seasons which call for playing with proportions. With … Continue reading

Elegant Nonchalance

Mixing black and white never goes wrong. A monochrome identity is always a good fit, whether it be for an easy weekday wear or to establish an elegantly defined and flowing silhouette.  Combine the effortless chic with top-to-toe slouchy vibes, nonchalant … Continue reading

Cutaway

Grey maxi long knit dress where every detail counts: Off-the-shoulder, shirred features, splits sleeves, large centered lower opening, tailored fit, and asymmetry. A structured line and a contemporary feel surround this graphic cutaway piece with salient precision. Lavish Alice Knit Dress

Typical

Basics to which we remain so loyal as long as they don’t become boring. Whether we are talking about the perfect pair of jeans, a crisp white shirt, or a simple tee they sometimes feel unique and possess that little … Continue reading

Nuori

For this early March, experience purity and freshness integrated in a natural formula of active ingredients and essentials oils. Nuori’s innovative concept includes this luxurious mask of chamomile extracts to boost skin hydration – especially effective as an overnight care. … Continue reading

Inspiration Gallery I Island – PART III

Inspiration GALLERY Nosy Be region. Madagascar, November 2016.

On Stand By

Some bright white staples for the upcoming spring season that will be here sooner than we think. Preparing for monochrome details, clean cuts, and a minimal touch. In the next few weeks, time to think about a new fresh detox … Continue reading

Enduring

A genuine marble stone dial possessing a unique veined birthmark. With a minimal and modern design, this statement piece will delight the most meticulous and perfectionist of us all, achieving in them a feeling of being the exception. And for … Continue reading

Santal

A fresh and fine new fragrance for this refreshing new year. Begin with pure, handmade, unisex scents with lots of character. Notes: Cardamom, Iris, Violet, Ambrox, Sandalwood, Cedarwood Discover the various perfumes offered and let yourself be seduced by their … Continue reading

Fringes

Cape Scarf: The ultimate essential with dual facet. Wrapped up while combining style and comfort during these cooler times of the year. A whiteout oversize impression, with fringed finishes to infuse a sophisticate twist to its sweet simplicity. Made in … Continue reading

Batik

Begin the new year with a Wrap Duster Dress made of natural fibers. Hand block printed and double layered, subtle yet with necessary side splits and long tassels. Blend it to an all-black outfit so to add depth, dimensions, and … Continue reading

Rewind 2016

2016 Selected Photographies

Identity

What a great feeling it is to offer, to others or to yourself, little pleasures that resonate with your values. Pushing this thought a little further, learning the stories which lie hidden behind these objects makes gifting them even more … Continue reading

Slow

It’s always a personal satisfaction to discover new talent and lesser-known brands that demonstrate an undeniable sense of design and interest in creating a quality line. Add profound ethics, a deep concern with ecological responsibility, the utmost attention to detail, … Continue reading

Ethical

Reve en Vert shouldn’t be an unknown name to you, if you’ve followed Lines/Manner with a lively interest since its creation. It wouldn’t be a surprise to you then either LM dedicated an article to REV about the COP 21 … Continue reading

Inspiration Gallery I Island Part II

Inspiration Gallery. Isalo Desert. Eco Hotel ‘Princesse du Lagon’, Mangily. Tutelar, Madagascar, October 2016.

Sleeveless

With the end of the voyage to this tropical island in sight, while conveying snippets of goodbyes to the Indian Ocean, a void grows inside. Since a return to the winter grayness of the French hexagon has already been arranged, … Continue reading

Tribal

Island of Madagascar. Becoming imbued with a culture also means assimilating its customs and accoutrements. Be inspired, remodel, and modernize so to perfect a look which tells a visual story, delicately uniting the traditional and the modern through an absolute … Continue reading

Inspiration Gallery I Island

Inspiration GALLERY Tamatave, Manambato, Madagascar 2016

The Fairer, The Better

All on set with a neutral palette steeped in organic materials and ethical fashion. Mochni, an international online platform as dedicated as Lines/Manner to raising awareness about responsible fashion, turning the spotlight on eco-friendly brands and encouraging ones with ecological … Continue reading

Inside

  Matt black and varnish, sleek and grainy textures, knotted and zipped details, plus a subtle touch of minimalist luxury compose the inside of this sustainable handcrafted bucket bag made of vegetable tanned leather: An ensemble dominated by the influence … Continue reading

Tailored Simplicity

Letting ourselves be guided by simple and structured pieces – lending a minimum of attention to dissimulated details, tailoring, fashioning and adjusting proportions – will incite us to further elaborate our spontaneous black and white layouts. Bon Label Organic Cotton … Continue reading

Back to black

  Delighted by first days of summer in Madagascar, Lines/Manner favors light and airy materials. Rejoicing at the total return to black. Contemporary long fluid dress + mules. A relaxed sophistication, minimal for a look strongly influenced by our favorite … Continue reading

Lines

A wave of minimalism – or simplicity – has merged with modernity to achieve maximum impact. A quest for structure which has resulted in the creation of a series of  industrial and architectural designs. Give place to the new “Lines” … Continue reading

Abotaniq

A uniquely innovative botanical skin care brand from New York who dares to unite the laws of science, technology, and nature. With more than 40 years of experience, ABOTANIQ’s product-development team continues to grow its expertise by collaborating with excellent … Continue reading

Bare Minimum

Just because sometimes all is in the dress: Luxurious silk, lace, organic fabric. No need to overshadow this boheme chic essential. Wear the bare minimum for a maximum impact. Simple but significant. Magali Pascal “Moss Beaded Dress” shooted in Madagascar. … Continue reading

Who’s Next 2016

Porte de Versailles, Paris. The Who’s Next fashion tradeshow. One of the world’s most reputable events. Best of the best for the discovery of young talented designers, independent and/or emerging. Presentations of creations from their latest collections, meeting inspiring fashion … Continue reading

Summer Walks

Off-duty footwear, Black Leather, Textured Slides game, Finest Materials, Comfort, Minimal vibes. The Holidays shoes situation. Senso Slides – Everlane Slide sandals – Birkenstock  

Inspiration Gallery |Loop

Inspiration GALLERY Gaspesia, July 2016

Summer Whites

Mix fresh and crisp whites with textures for our summer mornings. Blend the usual oversized sunglasses with the timeless aviator style, while staying true to our love and appreciation of authentic handmade craftsmanship. Dropping a layer when temperatures begin to … Continue reading

Off Shoulder

A sleek monochrome outfit focused on the reimagined business/upside white shirt: A preppy androgynous mix with a loose, diverted/inverted cut. This Pinstripe statement piece elevates any simple outfit by staying minimal. The backward approach should be considered by anyone who … Continue reading

Bamboo

The Flowy Wrap Maxi Dress. Irresistibly attracted by its slit detail and its black and white bamboo print. For a fresh and bright silhouette. Evoke a feeling of casual sophistication by layering a belted sporty chic sweater, and let’s improvise … Continue reading

Inspiration Gallery | Exode

Inspiration GALLERY Wandering: Lisbonne, Portugal, July 2012         Immersion: Lagos, Algarve, Portugal, August 2012              

Uncomplicated

A pure and simple monochrome outfit composed of basics, the foundation of any wardrobe. In phase with this minimal, ethical, and brightly organic white V-neck essential. Feeling at ease in its soft texture and comfy folds. This black and white … Continue reading

Wide-Leg Part 2

Part II – Wide-Leg Pant – Tailoring. Tailored volumes and modern sophistication are the focus of this outfit. Open back, opposed and combined textured fabrics, playing with proportions, and both a flowy and structured feel. These high waist silky pants … Continue reading

Wide-Leg Part 1

Part I – Culottes – Relax Chic. Simplicity, neutral palette, play of proportions, cotton versus linen. Where volume, structure, and fluidity intersect. These concepts and elements become eco-fashion in the hands of emerging Canadian brand Coidlyn Wight. A minimalist and … Continue reading

Undoubted

The Side Slit Maxi Dress—in organic cotton. This absolute basic is welcome in every modern wardrobe. Part of a capsule collection, it feels truly unique. Add great quality fabrics, handmade passion, clean cuts with refined details, and a little dose … Continue reading

Past and Print

Spring cleaning your wardrobe is refreshing, and so is the temptation for new pieces. We enjoy remodeling our sets of basics, classics, and key pieces every season/year. But what about our past favorites which we can’t ever seem to shove … Continue reading

Less

  Eco-friendly fabrics and natural fibers. Because sustainability exist even in such private places and in unsuspected manner. Woron Soft-Bra  

Inline

Elegant textured white midi knit dress, white blazer, sneakers, and the barest accessories for this new summer. Modern and sleek yet effortless all at once. Anecdote Dress – LXE Blazer – Baskets Axel Arigato Sneakers – Klarf Watch – Jewel Rue … Continue reading

Off-White

The quintessence of sheer whites in Lines/Manner’s wardrobe: Silk, lace, organic cotton, various lengths and movements, divers lines and cuts, whether with sleeves or sleeveless. For exclusively sleek and clean designs. Back to the black wardrobe.

Trenched

Teinte neutre agencée au noir. Le trench au modèle épuré, fluide et soyeux, dans une teinte des plus classiques, un essentiel indémodable et adaptable. Parfait pour cet entre-deux saisons afin d’élever chacune de nos tenues et insuffler une élégante et … Continue reading

Rose Gold

Let’s vary our usual palette so give some shine to our outfits. Copper is a first on Lines/Manner, yet it harmoniously unites with previous looks composed of blush colorimetry, ivory, or derivetives: An ideal creator of light and neo-romantic vibes. … Continue reading

White Shadows

Pure and Simple White Essentials. Something Fresh, Clean, Draped and Bright for sunny days! Third Form Dress (Out of Stock) – A Weathered Penny Necklace – Nicole Vienna Watch

Mixing

Mixing the old with the new – the feminine with the masculine – the luxe with the economical – the casual with the sophisticated – the black with the white. Rada Studio Coat (out of stock) – Sandro Silk Shirt … Continue reading