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Fabulous and French.....bien sur

{fabulous photo from here}

Today it is a little grey in SW France so this image is perfect to brighten a dull day. It has many things in it that I adore.........

Louis style chaise, nest of florentine tables, old fashion print, taupe coloured head board, white linen with a spash of red and a fabulous mannequin.

Hope you are all having a fabulous week, mine has been spent taking down Christmas decorations.....

.....a la prochaine......

Leeann x


  1. The red is great adds warmth and colour, great colour for brightening your day. The bedroom great, love the combination of things. I too took our Christmas decorations down this week. Can't believe it is already day 5 of the new year. Hope it is a good one for you. G

  2. Such a lovely room. Yes, I spent today taking down our decs too. X

  3. There is not a thing in this room that I could dislike!
    Which is just a very bad way of saying perfect!!!! xo

  4. Beautiful room. Gorgeous color!
    I adore the exposed beams!

  5. What a great photo! Hope your holidays were bright and your new year is refreshing! blessings

  6. I could sit and soak in the details all day long!

  7. It completes the grey day here in England too Leeann.
    Like you, the Christmas decorations are coming down.
    January freshness...I am ready :)

    Jeanne xxx

  8. I love this combination - wish I thought of it!

  9. Dearest Leeann,

    Indeed a very 'regal' room! Great for reading after a fine dinner and feeling 'at home'.


    Mariette's Back to Basics

  10. Beautiful details, nice room to just sit and gaze at. Oops I almost forgot to take down the Christmas decor! xo ~Lili


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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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