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24hrs in Limoges, France

Recently, I travelled to Limoges in the foothills of the northern Aquitaine region of France. Traditionally known as a butcher (breeding of sheep and cows) and manufacture town, Limoges has sustained its graceful position from the late 18th Century as a capital of “fire arts” – enamel, porcelain, and oak barrels made for Cognac … Continue reading

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Saint-Mich’, Bordeaux – France

Last weekend I laced up my all-star, grabbed my camera and hit town with no specific agenda other than to capture the mood in Bordeaux. I was encouraged to visit Saint-Michel and Saint-Pierre, two neighborhoods on the move since a … Continue reading

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L’Atelier Blanc, Valbonne – France

If you’re passing through the old village of Valbonne in the area of Nice-Antibes on the French Riviera, pop in to L’Atelier Blanc (12, rue de la Mairie), a newly-opened boutique by two friends seeking a fresh adventure. You will find myriad inspiration for interiors, exteriors, gifts, and accessories … Continue reading

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Lodge Eco-Friendly Home, Bordeaux – France

Voici une de mes adresses favorites de Bordeaux. Une boutique dans le quartier Saint-Pierre qui éveille nos envies de maison – déco – cadeaux avec des objets joliment mis en scène, et qui donne du sens à nos emplettes. On … Continue reading

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Côté Bastide – Aix en Provence, France

I have discovered and shared rare finds in Aix en Provence, and sadly realize over time that curated independent boutiques are often succeeded. This April, a stroll through the Mazarin neighborhood on the South side of the Cours Mirabeau comforted me. Welcome to Coté Bastide. Depuis plusieurs années, je partage mes … Continue reading

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Espartine, Biarritz – France

All pumped up for the summer hols, and here’s a local find I just had to share. Love the entire look and feel. Life in the Southwest… Ca y est. Les vacances sont validées. Et hop, en attendant le grand … Continue reading

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Sea-ny (girly)

Tonight was web night looking for inspiring summer dresses, and many times I turn to the US. One link led to another, and this is how I discovered Sea-ny. Next click? The nearest store. Tried it. Loved it. Shared it. Ce soir, soirée e-shopping … Continue reading

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