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All Hallows Eve Approaches

Now that I have my Bonnet completed, I can turn my mind to a new project. Halloween is coming up and I am encouraged to dress up for work, because I work the weekends on will be there on Halloween – yay me. 296 more words

Sewing For The Ages

An outdoor ballroom at Versailles

I was overcome at Versailles. It wasn’t the palace, a grand place of gilded furniture, handpainted ceilings and rooms where kings and queens held court. 666 more words


Palace of Versailles, Île-de-France 2015

The Château de Versailles is a magical palace located south-west of Paris in the region of Île-de-France. It’s a popular tourist destination for a day-trip outside of Paris. 153 more words


"Let them Eat Cake"

WARNING… The following may contain images of over indulgence,  excessive gratification and scenes of incomprehensible wealth.

A little dramatic maybe but Versailles, formally the home of the French nobility and the location of the royal court, is a site to behold. 334 more words

Lifestyle &Travel

725. Marie Antoinette's cake

Marie Antoinette was sitting at a table scoffing a plate of strawberries.

A male, splendidly dressed, approached and said, “Ma’am, the pheasants have no bread”. 27 more words