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Shop update.......

{new stock -fabulously french}

A quick stock update.....

We have one set of the bottle wings remaining and it is unlikely that we will be getting any more.



We have 4 draft stoppers left, 3 taupe with black stitching and one in the red striped fabric with red fancy stitching.



Taupe/creamy white fabric with black hand done cross stitch



Red/white striped fabric with fabulous red embroidery


We have a few Petit Coterie burlap cushion covers remaining, including 1 x Paris No.1, 2 x Bonne Nuit, 2 Reves x doux and 2 x Majestic Accent.












I have added quite a few new products today, including this fabulous antique lace collar.




For further details please vistit the fabulously french "new in" page.

A bientot,


L x

Comments

  1. Oh Leeann these are all just divine! I love those hearts and the Bonne Nuit cushions, might have to go and re-think the budget for this month!! Have a lovely day - Tina x

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  2. Everything in your shop is absolutely divine!

    Sissie

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  3. So Charming...You do great work, xoxo~Kathy.

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  4. Hello! Thanks for subscribing at my blog!!!! Finally I found some time to take a tour on your blog... Kisses from Italy, Zaira

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  5. I love those pillows! I need one!

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  6. Everything is beautiful! I especially love the burlap cushions and the little hearts at the top :)

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  7. Those draft stoppers have to be THE most elegant ones I have even seen. Here, they call them "snakes" and they just are never very attractive. So many delightful new goodies you have in your shop! -Lili

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  8. Just beautiful... and I love the hearts.. and also wanted to say that the lovely pillowcases I ordered from you arrived safely (and beautifully packaged I may add) - here in Oz.. couldn't be more pleased with them - thank you!

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  9. Red hearts and the lace collar are just tooooo delicious for words. February is very much a Heart month for me, anniversary, valentines day and my birthday all coming up.

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  10. Hi Leeann,

    What amazing gifts you have in your shop ~ I love the burlap cushions and the antique lace collar.

    Happy week
    Hugs
    Carolyn

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  11. The draft stoppers and hearts are gorgeous...beautiful new items.

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  12. ooh! Love those pillows!!
    Stop by my blog if you get a chance and check out the week long giveaway. I know you will love it! :)

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