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weekend tresors....

Bonjour from a very sunny but a little chilly SW France,

We managed to get a little tresor hunting in yesterday and despite a late start, managed to find a couple of tresors including the mirror that you see above and the light that you see below. Although the light is not very old, I think that it would look great in a hall way and I love the detail on it.

For those of you interested, we are offering personal tours, should you wish to hunt for some "tresors" whilst in the region.

Also on offer for 2012, are painting classes where you will learn how to patine objects using the fabulous  Annie Sloan paints.

The classes are held at a fabulous house in the country not far from Maison No. 20 and the intructor is not only an expert in painting furniture, she is also a fabulous artist. Lunch is included and it is a great "girls" day out. 

For details please email me.

On that note, it is back to work I must go.......

je vous souhaite une semaine fabuleux......Leeann x


  1. What a beautiful lamp - so intricate.
    PS I think you are having UK weather - it's the same here - chilly but sunny.

  2. Bonjour Leeann,

    Love the beautiful ornate mirror and would be fun going tresor hunting with you.
    Learning how to patine objects at the painting classes sounds great too.

    Happy new week

  3. Love mirrors..this one is so pretty


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Bonjour from a sunny but chilly SW France,

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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