Friday, 7 December 2018

A glamourous Holiday Season thanks to H&M

An alpine setting, a cozy chalet, snow falling gently on the trees: for the start of the countdown of the end of the year Holidays, H&M invites you to enjoy the setting of its imaginary hotel, the Mauritz. In a mini-series of six episodes, directed by Matt Piedmont, the campaign boast the presence of a host of stars and set the perfect backdrop for a H&M collection with many styles perfect for party season.
There's everything to seduce you, whether you're planning a Holiday season with some dancing at a breakneck pace or to chill in an extra soft and fluffy knit. And if you're looking for inspiration for gift ideas, you'll find great items for all your friends and family. This is definitely the time of year to unleash your festive spirit and shine!
Pernilla Wohlfahrt, Design Director of H&M, says:

"The Holiday season is full of opportunities to dress well, but also to have a good time with our loved ones. At H & M, we have developed for the Holidays a versatile collection, with pieces that adapt to party evenings as well as moments of relaxation. Our knits for men and women are elegant without effort; our collection for children is full of beautiful fabrics. You can make each item the perfect gift - unless you decide to keep it for yourself. "

For women, cozy and comfortable knits in neutral and red tones are authentic treasures for the Holidays - for you or for your guests. Equally delightful are the slightly oversized sweaters, casual dresses, blouses and traditional plaid pants, and as many jewels to relax at home when everyone is gone.
For men, the retro alpine intarsias, the Fair Isle graphic patterns and the sumptuous sweaters in wool blend and shawl collar offer a break in the swirl of the Holidays.
For children, classic stripes, checks and jacquards are reminiscent of the enchanting magic of the past. A thrilling playfulness reigns throughout the collection with lace, tulle, sequins, shimmery highlights and fun graphics.












The Nail Bar: now open in two locations in Zurich


Eight years after opening its first salon in Lausanne, The Nail Company is pleased to announce the opening of two Nail Bars in Zurich. Located in the Grieder department store and at number 24 Talacker Street, just a few steps from the famous Paradeplatz, the two salons will offer a wide range of services to their Zurich clientele.
The concept of "nail bar" is to allow customers to come with or without an appointment, and to have their hands and feet pampered while sipping a drink (tea or syrup included in the price ). In Zurich, manicures and pedicures are available at the Grieder department store without an appointment, on the other hand reservations are required for the services offered at the Nail Bar on Talacker Street.








Images courtesy of THE NAIL BAR


KRUG: Winter Pop Ups

Krug Carnotzet

Maison Krug, in partnership with the Lausanne Palace, is pleased to offer all gastronomy enthusiasts an unforgettable experience: a dinner in an exclusive setting that will take them on a culinary journey combining the best of these two traditional houses. In the private setting of an authentic Carnotzet, a selection of star chef Edgard Bovier's tapas or an assortment of famous sushi creations will be served. The centerpiece of Krug, the Grande Cuvée, will accompany this delicious meal. A festive and exclusive parenthesis using the best ingredients.
The Krug Carnotzet can be booked until December 29, from Tuesday to Saturday from 7 pm and from CHF 390.- for two.






The Krug Bar at the Aurora Zurich


At the end of the day, the Krug Bar Aurora offers the ideal place for an afterwork in the heart of Zurich's urban life. Unwind and savor the culinary delights of the Aurora Restaurant with a Grand Cuvée Cup from the 166th Krug. Combine the grandiose with the gastronomic and admire the hectic life of the banking and shopping district of Zurich's Bahnhofstrasse. The Aurora team will be very attentive and will ensure your comfort.
The Krug Aurora Bar welcomes you until 28 December 2018. The price for a glass of Krug champagne starts at CHF 32.-, and a Krug Rosé cup 21st edition costs CHF 49.-




Fenty Beauty has some sparkling novelties for the party season

Fenty Beauty has some sparkling novelties for the party season: the Fairy Bomb Shimmer Powder and a new shade of the Gloss Bomb. To shine brightly at the end of the year, Rihanna has developed these products that will make you dazzle this party season.
Fairy Bomb powder is now available in loose powder and in three shades for a sparkling finish that allows light to accompany your every move.
After Fenty Glow and Diamond Milk, Rihanna offers the new Fu $$ y shade for her iconic Gloss Bomb. A bright powder pink to give your look the ultimate finishing touch.


"Glitter is my go-to obsession for all occasions."
– Rihanna






Dom Pérignon celebrates Winter at "La Petite Forêt and Le Chalet du Royal"

This year, to enjoy the winter season in style, Dom Pérignon invites you to the magnificent Grand Hotel Kempinski in Geneva to celebrate the winter.
To enter the magic of Christmas, the Hotel looks at its best with its wonderful Christmas decorations and at the heart of the Patio you will also find the beautiful " Little Forest". In partnership with the Grand Hotel Kempinski, Dom Pérignon offers its visitors magical moments: an unusual meal around an amazing Champagne and black truffle fondue, accompanied by sweet bubbles punctuated by the delicious notes of Champagne Dom Pérignon. A magical setting awaits you with a forest of glittering fir trees, you will spend a night out of the ordinary.
The menu includes a half and half AOP fondue with Champagne and black truffle, a plate of Swiss charcuterie and condiments, potatoes, green salad, and a glass of Champagne Dom Perignon Brut for CHF 89 per person - available until March 2019.



 


«The Chalet du Royal invites you to live the magic of Christmas with Dom Pérignon»

Dom Pérignon and the Royal Savoy Hotel & Spa Lausanne are ready to surprise you! Whether is the first snow, the long nights, the excitement of a year that ends, all contribute to animate our senses. Our taste buds dream of winter cooking. Fortunately, everything is ready at the Royal Savoy Hotel & Spa in Lausanne: we invite you to discover the "Chalet du Royal".
On the garden side, in the heart of the city, in the middle of a magical forest, the "Chalet du Royal", ephemeral restaurant for the winter season, welcomes you until January 20, 2019 at the Royal Savoy Hotel & Spa in Lausanne.
In this winter decor The Chalet du Royal  offers the exceptional Dom Pérignon fondue, served with a glass of Champagne. An exclusive table, decorated by Dom Pérignon, is available by reservation only from CHF 69 per person (maximum eight people).




Images courtesy of Dom Pérignon

Hublot presents the Big Bang Meca-10 designed by Nicky Jam

Hublot just unveiled in Miami the "Big Bang Meca-10 Nicky Jam", a model available in three versions designed in collaboration with urban music singer and icon Nicky Jam, star of Hublot's charts and brand ambassadors.

"Hublot loves art! These words have a double meaning today when we celebrate the music of our ambassador Nicky Jam, presenting his new model during a celebration that takes place in Miami, where everything revolves around exhibitions of paintings, sculptures, and street art. Art, festivities, fusion, passion ... here we are really in our element! "
Ricardo Guadalupe, CEO of Hublot

Nicky Jam has been Hublot's ambassador since June. Having enjoyed huge success in 2015 with his title "El Perdon", this summer he brought the whole world to life with "Live it Up", the official hymn of the 2018TM FIFA World Cup ™ in Russia, where Hublot was the official timepiece. And as if that was not enough he casually cracked all records. His single "X (Equis)" has been viewed on YouTube almost 1.4 billion times!
Hublot celebrated Nicky Jam's talent in front of a selected audience - VIPs, stars, and friends of the brand - at a crazy party in The Temple House, Miami. To mark the occasion, the well-known address in the heart of South Beach turned into an oasis of light: both the façade and the interior walls served as a projection screen for a mapping animation with artistic films and photos.
In this festive setting, Ricardo Guadalupe, CEO of the brand, thanked Nicky for becoming part of the Hublot family, and presented in a preliminary premiere the result of this collaboration: the watches Big Bang Meca-10 Nicky Jam.
It comes in three different versions, all based on the famous Big Bang, the hallmark of the Swiss watchmaker. It has a diameter of 45 mm and is powered by the manufacture caliber HUB1201, whose innovative construction on the dial reveals the entire refined power reserve of ten days, which has given the model its name: Meca-10! As Nicky Jam sings in one of his songs: "... sin parar, sin parar!" For the first time, the dial here is skeletonized and gold plated, giving the whole piece a whole new look. The art of fusion in all its glory!








Images courtesy of HUBLOT

Tuesday, 4 December 2018

The sparkling gift idea for romantics from the house Piper-Heidsieck

A lipstick is the epitome of femininity and seduction ... An intimate and luxurious accessory that emphasizes beauty and reveals the personality of the wearer. The house Piper-Heidsieck dedicates the collection "Les Couleurs" to this object of desire this Holiday Season.
An elegant gift box subtly envelops the iconic cuvée, keeping it at the ideal temperature in order to enjoy the fine wine for the festive meals.
 RED - Cuvée Brut in the elegant lipstick gift box is harmonious and lively Non Vintage Cuvée Brut of a romantic and confident character. Its scent is immediately present thanks to the strong Perlage and reminds of almonds and fresh hazelnuts. A very lively and light champagne with subtle notes of ripe pears and apples, a delicate hint of citrus and a wonderfully velvety texture.






available at MANOR