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simple but chic....

photo from here

Bonjour from sunny SW France,

I just had to share this photo with you. So much beauty in one the wooden table paired with the modern chairs and that chandelier is a stunner!

It did make me smile as when we lived in London we had exactly the same chairs but I paired them with a modern glass topped table from Habitat.

Seeing this photo made me wish hat I had keep them and not sold them with the apartment......

à très bientôt, Leeann x


  1. I never thought I would like plastic chairs with a wood table, but it is really cool.

  2. I love that large mirror! Wonder where I can find one myself...Thanks for sharing!

  3. Hi Leeann,

    Well I like the mirror propped against the wall. And the painted floor!

    Thanks for stopping by my blog. Have a great rest of your week.

    Tammy xx

  4. Oh...sheer perfection!!!! Would never leave that room if it were mine....ever!!

  5. Gorgeous. I love the simple style with the touch of glamour from those chandeliers. I see from your previous posts that you are enjoying a heatwave. Well I've just returned from a holiday in the sun to a a mini heatwave here in the UK - at last we are all enjoying a real summer!

  6. I love the chandelier too ...
    Is impossible to find one like this here in Italy, of course I find in Emanuela boutique but she can ask 3.000-6.000 euro for one similar ...
    I need to come in France again ... next year.
    Bisou, Babi

  7. It is very nice, I agree! Quite minimalist, but not too much so. By the way, it's hot as hell in Charente right now! Phew....


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