6 Essentials: Swiss Cross Survival Kit by

Issue 104 · Winter Wonderland · December 26, 2013

6 Essentials: Swiss Cross Survival Kit

Issue 104 · Winter Wonderland · December 26, 2013

Some of us at Remodelista (OK, all of us) are mildly obsessed with the Swiss cross motif; here are six ways to help you survive your next mountain holiday in style.

Two Wood Log Bags made from Swiss Army Blankets from Des Alpes filled with logs

Above: Dutch-born, Switzerland-based interior designer Mikee Westerling has made a career out of creating inventive pieces made with vintage Swiss Army blankets, such as these Wood Log Bags. Contact Westerling directly at Des Alpes for pricing and ordering information.

Swiss Cross Red Metal Box | Remodelista

Above: A Swiss Cross Medicine Box is an apt way to organize all your first aid medical supplies; $39.27 from Amazon (in the UK, it's £17.86 at Amazon UK).

Above: A holiday in the mountains is not complete without the requisite Swiss Army Blanket; $298 from Sundance. Etsy seller Ode to June always has a few on offer as well.

Above: Swiss Army blanket candleholder; contact Des Alpes for pricing and shipping information.

Swiss Cross Red Touch Sigg bottle

Above: Hydrate yourself in the dry mountain air with the Swiss Cross Red Touch Sigg Bottle; $23 from Swiss Made or £15.33 from Amazon UK.

Einstein Theory; lip therapy

Above: Einstein Lip Theory can go a long way to relieving those chapped lips; $1.75 from Simply Swiss or £4.18 from Amazon UK.

Obsessed with the Swiss Cross like us? See our back posts on the Swiss Cross.

N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on February 6, 2013 as part of our On the Mountain week.



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