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Fabulous bottles...

Yesterday we got up early and went to a local vide grenier, it was minus -1 so was a little chilly.

In my haste to get there, I forgot to take my camera. I mentioned to my very adorable friend Christine that I loved the display of old blue bottles and she very kindly got her charming husband to take a photo with his phone. Mille mercis Christine et Noel.

Douce soirée à tous..... bisous

Leeann x


  1. What a beautiful collection of bottles!!! I love the shape of them and the labels are so beautifully written!
    Isabelle x

  2. Such beautiful bottles. Love them!
    Have a nice day.

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  4. I love blue glass & these bottles are *wonderful*
    Thanks for sharing.

    J’adore ton blog !

  5. That is a wonderful collection! xo ~Lili

  6. Oh yes - they are beautiful and must look even better amid your winter landscape :>)

  7. Beautiful bottles how much fun you must have had!!

  8. Gorgeous. I'm glad there was someone there to take the photo!

  9. Be still my beating heart...these bottles are so gorgeous! Did you buy them? xx

  10. these are just fabulous of course!

  11. Hi, those bottles are great! I am coming to you because I think you are probably a great resource - or you know someone/ some blogger/ some site that might be...I am planning a trip in a couple of weeks to visit the Alsace Lorraine area, and I am looking for recommendations - cute hotels/chambre d'hotes/restauratns/flea markets...anything and everything. If you could point me in the right direction, I would be SOOOOooooooo grateful. Any help is much appreciated. Thanks in advance....xoxo Anne

  12. What an intense colour, I love it!

  13. What an intense colour, I love it!

  14. Vide greniers - my favourite - I am so envious and what beautiful blue bottles. And re : your previous post so pleased you are happy - you certainly looked it in the photographs - glowing in the sunshine there! x

  15. I love the color blue that these bottles are. I'm use to seeing dark blue but these light blue ones are beautiful.


  16. Love the bottles, what a lovely shade of bleu!


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