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my stylish french box n° 2 – a giveaway

Excitement is building here as we are getting ready to pack and ship My Stylish French Box N° 2! We are so grateful for the way that the first box was received, that we want to say a big thank you and offer one of my readers the chance to win a box in May. Our boxes are dispatched every three months, and the next box, which would be N° 2, will be leaving here at the end of April to ensure an early delivery in May.      Each box follows a different theme, and contains totally new and different...

french antiques in isle sur la sorgue

Many of you may be familiar with the antique filled town of Isle sur la Sorgue in the south of France, but as it’s likely that most visitors go there in the summer, you may not know that a highpoint of the year is the Easter weekend. This is the 51st year  of the Isle sur la Sorgue Antiques Art & You fair.   From 13th to 17th April, the 300 regular dealers in the town are joined by several hundred other antique and brocante dealers from all over France, for a four day long brocante...

planting for the seasons in my french country garden

A couple of years ago we created new flower beds in front of our house, first bordering the terrace and then the parterres centre stage,  and I was pleased to be able to ask for advice and ideas from my amazing and knowledgeable readers.  You can see their suggestions here and here.    I’m sometimes asked about how to maintain garden interest through the seasons , and while I don’t claim to be an expert, I’m happy to share what works here in Normandy. The beds are now three...

paris in bloom by georgianna lane

  If you love flowers and if you love Paris (and frankly I don’t see how that could not be the case) then I have some exciting news for you.    There is a new book published full of the stunning photos by Georgianna Lane, who has spent a  year touring the best spots in Paris for admiring flowers. Be it in the Tuileries gardens, outside the Notre Dame Cathedral or simply on a flower stand in the street, Georgianna’s pictures are stunning and so romantic. She also has tips on...

visiting dallas and omaha at the end of march

In just a couple of weeks I am excited to visit Dallas TX for the first time.  I’m looking forward to meeting some of the local bloggers and instagrammers and also thrilled to be invited to talk and sign books at three different events. If you are in Dallas and are able to come any of these events please be sure to say hello, also I’ll have a Stylish French Box with me at each book signing, so if you’ve always wondered what the box look like in person, then this is your...

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