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a favourite of mine...

photo from here

Blue is a colour that I love, whether it be blue eyes, blue denim jeans, blue sky, blue sea.....I could go on and on as the list is endless. Such a magical colour which conjures up so many beautiful images and I was particularly attracted to this photo with its fabulous French style chair and shabby yet chic blue painted commode.  

Is it a favourite of yours? Dites moi....

Leeann x


  1. I have just discovered your blog through Sharon Santoni who I have followed for some time. My husband and I are australian and moved to France last year. We live in Ste Foy La Grande so practically neighbours. I look forward to visiting your shop very soon. Love your blog and look forward to following you and the success of your new venture. Love the blue , too.

  2. Leeann, what a lovely French style chair and I just think the shabby, and yes chic blue painted commode is just awesome! I do love blues and I'm a little partial to yellow and pink too! Oh shoot, I love all colors! Great post and happy I found your blog.

  3. I love the blue and that it is flat and not all shiny . I love that chest .. with that chair :)

  4. Bonjour Leeann,

    Love the blue - always such a classic look.
    Hope you are enjoying the week


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{photo from here}
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