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French needlepoint skirt with hunting scene

You can find some lovely needlepoints in French car boot sales and second hand shops all over France. It’s harder to find large ones to make clothes so I was really glad to find these ones. 30 more words


Cleaning The Fireplace

I have mentioned this briefly before, but since we’ve moved in we’ve had an ongoing battle with our immobilier and propriétaire over the cleaning of the chimney in the salon. 587 more words

Brocante | Flea-market in the area

The season hasn’t really started yet, but overall on Sundays you can eat your heart out with second hand stuff – crockery – silver – paintings – jewelry – stamps – kitchen aid and all that your imagination can bring on the “Vide Greniers”. 173 more words


Seen Better Days

A French Teddy watches the people at the brocante.

January in Worcester

The ghost of Christmas Past …

Hot Salsa — cooling off in the frozen canal. 15 more words

Enchanted Garden

Most of you know by now that I have a crazy obsession with flowers and plants. I’m not quite sure how I picked up on this hobby but I’m glad I did because I thoroughly enjoy it! 425 more words

Brocante Bargains

After I’d spotted out new home and we’d organised a date to sign the contract I couldn’t resist heading down to our local brocante to try and find some bargains. 515 more words

Moving To France

Just a taste...

It’s the opening day of The Arcade’s December round today, hope you all manage to get in and get what you want! I’m showing a selection of sweet treats on offer as well as the awesome new clothing/accessories gacha from M.BIRDIE. 290 more words