On September 23rd 2009 Swiss Ambassador Urs Ziswiler and Mrs. Ziswiler hosted the 8th Soirée Suisse at the Swiss Embassy in Washington D.C.
Approximately 800 guests were welcomed to the annually held event, which is organised by the Swiss Embassy in collaboration with several renowned Swiss companies. Partners of this year's event from the field of interior design were Vitra International, Ruckstuhl and Création Baumann.
A canopy with Swiss crosses cut by laser shaped the elegant atmosphere. This customized design teamed with panels with the newest laser designs from Création Baumann were adding their part to the successful event. Altogether corresponding with the theme "perfectly designed".
Photos by Embassy of Switzerland/Monika Pamp