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Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Paris in my Heart!




Please join me  . . .

in my cozy retreat ...  where I have been crafting and watching Audrey Hepburn  movies.
The little table is a curbside treasure. I love it's chippy black paint and curved feet.
 we can dream . . .
of Paris...
and sip endless cups of strong coffee... 
from simple white china.

Le Chat Isabella says, 'A belly rub, is always appreciated'.

White roses perfume the air.
Lace and ribbon hearts.
Vintage bling.
 A wall of French typography


French Typography from The Graphics Fairy. All frames were purchased at  Dollar Tree except the largest which was  a Good Will find. 


Vintage pages from a French children's book .
 The  Valentine Tree  ..
Doves for Peace ..
Friendship Cups...
Swans symbolize  Endless Love.


Gold and Silver, old friends and New.



 White for Purity. 

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   A closer look. 

I painted the votive holder and an  clean, empty bottle with white craft glue added the Fleur-de-lis then rolled it in diamond dust/ glitter.
The Fleur- de -lis was printed out from a template found online.  French Typography can be found at The Graphic Fairy.
The Eiffel Tower was made from a printout of a French original.  
  




For some real  French Inspiration  please visit 




and check out her
Pick a post, any post it's all wonderful! 
  

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Please join me at these great parties. 

Teacup Tuesday @ Artful Affirmations

Where you will want to visit Cedar Pond because who can resist


Tea time Tuesday @ Rose Chintz Cottage 

 where you won't want to  miss out on



Cottage Style Party @ Lavender Garden Cottage
where Deb is making her Valentine dollar stretch pretty far
Fun Project

Share Your Cup Thursday @ Have a Daily Cup of Mrs. Olsen 
Where you won't want to miss
A Homemaker's Motto
(JUST GO!)

Be Inspired @Common Ground
Where you won't want to miss out on Jann's

Plaid Picnic 

Pink Saturday@How Sweet the Sound
Where you don't want to miss this heartfelt post
Disappearing Act
Inspired Sunday@Sunday View
I chose to feature this Tag Tuesday Project because it says 'passion and zest for life' to me





Where you will want to check out Easy Peanutbutter Cookies   (no flour!)

Hope to see you there!