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Photographing new stock...

Today it is a little on the grey side in SW France, unlike yesterday where we saw lots of sun, so I am spending some time taking photos of new stock that has recently arrived.

First up is this fabulous late 19th century Chemise, which is in perfect condition and has a small monogramme bearing the initials "M E".

Below you can see a close up of the monogramme which appears in the middle of the bodice of the dress.

These night dresses look fabulous when used to decorate a bedroom as shown in the photo below, or you can even wear it as a sun dress. You can find details on the dress here.

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Also new in stock, is this gorgeous necklace which is made from a mixture of beads abd ribbon - a stunning piece. You will find more details here.

Well it is back to work for me, hope that you are all having a fabulous weekend........amities Leeann x


  1. Loving all the looks you have created here Leeann...reminds me to think white this summer..I am ready for it! Sensational jewelry shown here..
    Best wishes
    Jeanne xx

  2. So fresh and crisp! Love.

  3. So lovely Leeann, I adore the unique necklace!!

    Art by Karena

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  5. Anyway... I love this little slip dress. And I have a friend with the initials M.E. I'll have to let her know! Goregous blog!

  6. Love the freshness and simplicity of it all!!

  7. Adorable!!! Those initials would suit just about anyone!!!!!Maryanne xo

  8. So elegant and delicate! I just want to touch the fabric. I think a late June afternoon, the little white dress, a beautiful straw sunhat, bare feet with delicate, summery pink toenails, a reading chair in a sunny backyard.. good book, of course, and a flute of pink champagne...

  9. Bonjour, Leeann! The chemise would make a gorgeous sundress for a bright young thing, or as you say, lovely on a mannequin to decorate. With the monnogram, it could mean "for m.e."... Have a wonderful Sunday, it is evening here, but morning in France, I believe. Thank you for stopping in to my blog and your wishes for my store, we had a great day thanks to your well wishes. Until next time, Tammy

  10. Love the jewellery accessories, very pretty indeed. Really brings it alive.

  11. The necklace is indeed very nice!

  12. Inspiring, like always.

    Wishing you sweet sunshine in all you do ~



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