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Toile de Jouy

I love Toile de Jouy, it is timeless. Today I have taken some photos of a great toile de jouy apron, matching table mat and two oven gloves. They loook fabulous, I also have a curtain which is the same design but in blue - I have not yet had a chance to photograph this so email me if you are interested.

Speaking of toile de jouy, I was lucky enough to find the most amazing Luneville Toile de Jouy antique dinnerset which is blue and white and so hard to find as it is becoming quite rare these days.
I am hoping to photograph it at the weekend so it should be in the store soon. Also in store will be some other blue and white china, which looks great either displayed on the wall or in a cabinet.


  1. Hi Leeann,
    Your apron is gorgeous! I too, love Toile de Jouy. It is so timeless, classic and simply lovely. Your blog is wonderful and I look forward to browsing your shop as well. I wanted to thank you for following along my blog - it's so great to "meet" you! I'm going to add you to my favorites list so I can come back often. Have a wonderful day!


  2. wow- c'est vraiment joli ! (the Toile de Joy)

    I'd love to have curtains for my kitchen like that.
    I found your blog through Musings from a French Cottage. Lovely blog!

    Welcome to the blogging world !

    A la Prochaine !

    Chantilly Grace

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