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Alexander Technique – What is it?

We kept hearing about the Alexander Technique, and when the Swiss Association of Teachers of the Alexander Technique (SVLAT) announced they are celebrating their 30 year Anniversary, we love any excuse to celebrate someone's success! Improve your posture for a better physique and - most importantly - for better health. Good posture portrays confidence and…

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ZürichCARD – Love it!

Regardless how much you adore your family, 72 hours with in-laws, teenage nieces and ex-colleagues can be as challenging as a pregnant gals 9 months ohne wine! Consider the ZürichCARD your fairy godmother – transforming days of staring at your tiny apartment’s 4 walls to days packed with exploration. The ZürichCARD invites you and your…

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Modern Classics

Quite possibly the future of boutique fashion merchandising across international borders,  the ladies behind Zurich's own "Little Black Dress" boutique on Josefstrasse have collaborated with the Parisian designer, Anne-Cécile Meignan, to feature her classic (NO)SMOKING COLLECTION for a limited time in Zurich. Available for yearning and purchase from 1 October - 30 Nobember 2011. There's…

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Oliver! The Musical

“Please sir, may I have some more”. The famous line that, while some of your friends might associate with the 80’s hit Animal House , any theatre buff knows this originated from the musical Oliver. Oliver , a light-hearted, fun musical untangling the tail of an adorable orphan who is struggling to find a house…

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‘SuperTrash’ Fashion Show

For 10 years, Tuesday Nights’ hottest hangout has been the “After Work Party” at Carlton and if your high heels haven't hit their dance floor yet, this week’s event is not to be missed! This week, in addition to the usual weekly soiree, Carlton gets the party going with a fashion show from the LA…

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Girlfriend Guide in the News

We are so appreciative for all the support we have received from the Zurich community and we believe we are offering a need for all English-speaking women living in Zurich. Dedicated to helping women IMMERSE themselves into their community, EXPLORE all that Zurich has to offer and SHARE their tips with other women. We aim to provide valuable content by featuring Zurich-based events and establishments for our readers. Thank you for all of your support and please contact us if you have any questions, comments…

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Explore Swiss Wines

  Swiss wines are one of this country’s best kept secrets! On the surface, wines produced in Switzerland have a bad reputation, but once we discarded what we heard, and actually began tasting some of these wines for ourselves, we were pleasantly surprised. Long gone are the days when you are not comfortable bringing a…

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Little Big Parties

Making dreams come true…Once upon a time, Little Big Parties came along to ensure mommies and daddies host an unforgettable event for their little one and all of their friends. Whether it is a birthday party, or any memorable celebration, this professional event planning company will customize the theme and décor down to the smallest…

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Fall Fashion 2011

Inspired by the effortless elegance of the Parisian lady with ageless charisma, blended with the colors and trends displayed on the popular American drama-series Mad Men in their 1960’s charm. Fall Fashion 2011 brings us beautiful materials, feminine cuts, solid colors, and timeless pieces.  The look is simple, chic, elegant and refined…a new spirit that…

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François Berthoud Exhibition

Zuri Girl had the wonderful opportunity to interview and tour the Museum für Gestaltung Zurich (Museum for Design Zurich) with Christian Brändle, their Museum Director and Curator of the current exhibition:   François Berthoud, The Art of Fashion Illustration.  Although the name, François Berthoud, might not ring a bell immediately, anyone who has picked up an issue…

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