Our Blog: Stories to inspire

DO IT ALL FOR DAD!
Father’s Day is a great time to show your dad how much he is loved, so show how much you care with these nifty tips and gifts from Switzerland.
enSoie – WITNESSING THE EVOLUTION OF SWISS STYLE
  What does it take to grow a brand not just through mere months or years, but throughout decades and well into centuries? Evolution paired with a consistent adherence to high quality standards appears to be the common denominator for...
BOOST EMPLOYEE MORALE IN 2021
Today's Work from Home scenario can take a serious toll on the morale of employees. Having worked in big corporate for many years I know that small gestures mean a great deal. 
Women of Switzerland Campaign
We are proud that our founder Seraina Peter is part of the campaign Women of Switzerland in APAC.  The campaign run by Presence Switzerland and The Embassy of Switzerland in Singapore features Swiss ladies who have moved to different parts of...
VALLE VERZASCA: THE VERDANT HEART OF TICINO

The southernmost canton of Switzerland, the Italian speaking region of Ticino is considered the country’s most popular destination whenever springtime rolls around. 

GIFT GUIDE: MAKE YOUR MUM'S DAY!

This year, we wanted to honor the mother in our lives, whoever that is for you, with love and spoils. Need a present that’s every bit as unique as your mother?
So, we’ve curated the “Swissiest Mother's Day Gift Guide” filled with practical pieces that can double as decorative objects, to show that special person in your life how much you care. 

FOUNDER'S PICK: MODERNIZING THE ART OF CORRESPONDENCE

Receiving postcards and letters the good old fashioned way is something that touches the heart and helps us feel closer to those who are a long way from us, and it is the core of the Swiss stationery brand What About Neon.

CREATING SPACES

Transform your home into a safe haven where you can center and focus on recharging.
For us at Helvetia and Sons, we believe that having your own personal safe haven is crucial when it comes to detoxing from the chaos around you and allowing your mind and body to get a good reset.

DON'T PANIC, IT'S ORGANIC

Characterized by products that are proudly Swiss-made, Soeder’s philosophy of We Make Things Good is Spartan-simple, but speaks volumes of its commitment to quality and sustainability.

FOUNDER'S PICK: AN INTERVIEW WITH YVONNE ROBERT
Founder’s Pick is a regular series of features wherein we take a closer, more intimate look at the artists, creators, companies, and products that characterise today’s Switzerland, its evolving culture, and its timeless emphasis on quality and excellence. Today on the blog: Meet artist Yvonne Robert.
INTERVIEW WITH THE FOUNDER: MEET SERAINA PETER

Get to know the woman behind Helvetia and Sons, along with her inspirations, favourites, and ideas.

MOO-VING INTO THE YEAR OF THE OX WITH TRAUFFER'S SWISS COWS

One of the most beloved toys in Switzerland, the endearing animals crafted by the artisans at Trauffer Holzspielwaren may just be what your home needs to usher in the Lunar New Year.

 

SOOTHING SAGE FOR MIND AND BODY
As we are moving into the Lunar Year of the Ox, Chinese traditions call for the cleaning of homes and the purification of spaces in order to purge away the negative vibes of the past year and to welcome the good vibes of the new. 
SO MUCH MORE FROM SWITZERLAND

While chocolate, cheeses, and timepieces may be the first things that come to mind whenever the Alpine nation is mentioned, the world is missing out on a wealth of Swiss products.