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week-end tresors...

Bonjour mes belles,

I hope that you all have a nice weekend. We had a fabulous one but we did not find as many treasures as we had hoped for but as it is a holiday here this Wednesday there are quite a few brocantes taking place so we have everything crossed that we find some goodies on Wednesday.

One of yesterdays finds was a vintage "Our Lady of Fatima" music box, which plays ava maria and when you plug her in, she is surrounded in a beautiful  multi-coloured aura.

She is adorable and in immaculate condition. You will find more details here. An unusual and rare piece.

Next up is set of 5 antique booklets which are great for decorating as they are or tied with a piece of string or ribbon.

Another find was this antique publicity wall hanging for Bougies de Clichy. Love the vibrant colours and the detail of the design.

One of the last finds of the day was this Napoleon III Benetier/ Holy water font and crucifix. 

We have had these in stock before but this is the first time that we have had a green one as the others were all in red velvet.

There is also an eglise style candelabra which needs to be cleaned, this is one of my tasks for this afternoon and a fgabulous bed cover which has never been used and is made from a 70's style fabric which is very fashionable at present, around the globe.

I have just quickly snapped a photo, so that you can see how pretty the fabric is. Note it is enormous and weighs heavy so it will be a "collection only" item.

You will find details of all new arrivals here.

I have now off to clean the candelabra....

Bon début de semaine à tous, Leeann x



  1. Okay I absolutely love that fabric!

    -Brittany Ruth


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Bonjour from a sunny but chilly SW France,

Hope that you had a nice weekend. We spent yesterday afternoon at a furniture auction but I will tell you more about that later in the week.

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{photo from here}
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Mille mercis et bonne semaine a tous.....

Leeann x

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