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fabulously white...

Thought that I would share this photo with you. I am spending the afternoon photographing stock to put on ebay.

Isn't this pillow adorable, just wish that my initial was "M".

It was in the trunk that we got from Madame who has recently downsized from a Chateau to a almost as large town house.

There are also many other goodies which I have yet to photograph. I have also just listed this fabulous sheet which belonged to a local French Baron, it has the initials "MA" intwined on it.

And just above the hemline it has bows - it is really is one of the prettiest sheets I have seen.

I had better continue with the photographing, hope that you are having a fabulous weekend, where ever you are.... Leeann x


  1. Just beautiful, and my name is Marsha it's perfect!!

  2. Leeann I adore these gorgeous Linens...let me know if you run across A's or K's!


    Art by Karena

  3. Leanne,
    Such gorgeous linens. Nothing more beautiful than embroidered linen.

  4. So beautiful-- just love embroidered vintage linens!!

  5. Gorgeous cushion Leeann!

    Perfect gift for Mothers Day which is today in New Zealand!!!
    Maybe it will be in one of my parcels!!!


  6. "M" is for Mom and so I want and can justify the "M" pillow for myself. I love it!

  7. How wonderful... I love embroidered sheets, cushions and everything like that! I'd love to have one of these! :) Good luck, Alexandra

  8. Isn't that Marie Antoinette's monogram?

  9. tout simplement sublime..bises,kate

  10. Would like to purchase! Please contact me.... Cathy M

  11. sorry, forgot to give you my email! Cathy M

  12. The link to the sheet is here:

    Leeann x

  13. Love this sheet, I colelct them quite often and used to buy the AM ones for my ex boss in Italy ,,, this monogram is almost identical to the monogram of Marie-Antoinette of Queen of France fame and you can see it all over Versailles ,, lovely blog, thanks for sharing ,, I am Scottish living in France since forever ,,Stephanie

  14. Just want to let you know that I love to visit your blog. Makes me feel good. I love the French stuff. The pics are always lovely. Thank You.


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