la Brocanteuse

Mar 26, 2011

Au Revoir

Au Revoir~Good bye ~Tot Siens

Leaving for France today...
a quick sortie to the country side.
Linge, chanvre, hemp, monogramme, dentelle..
bibelots, vieux documents, trouvais..
brocante,vide greniers, chateau sale..
Carousel, Crepe Nutella, baguette,fromage, Espresso..
Merci ! 
these are the words that come to mind 
and will be present daily...
will be back around Easter
 xo Col

the above image of my armoir is by Henrique Wilding
model- Tina


sharon santoni at my french country home said...

Have a great trip - I hope if you get up as far as Normandy, you'll give me a shout, I'd love to meet up!
Bon voyage

Divine Theatre said...

Have a lovely trip!

desde my ventana said...

Bon voyage Colette!!!


Linda Carswell said...


Burlap Luxe said...

Have a Beautiful Holiday Colette!!

So wish I were there shopping with you! you always inspire French beauty, and the beauty of a euro flea market.

Sharon Lee Johnson said...

I thought you had already left. I have been picturing you wandering around the brocantes buying gorgeous things! Have a wonderful trip! Come back safely. x Sharon

Deborah said...

Have a wonderful trip full of delightful finds, Colette!

la fourchette said...

Bon voyage! Bon sejour! Bon retour!

Sending you all good wishes to accompany you on your journey to this lovely country - and back.

Acquired Objects said...

Bon voyage Colette and I hope you find many treasures. Enjoy your hunt!

La Dolfina said...

Have a wonderful time Colette!
Is that really your armoire?
Wow... amazing!!
Can't wait to hear all about it when you return!

giveto said...

la france et la brocante c'est une histoire d'amour!!

Splenderosa said...

Have a lovely time! Take lots of pics to share with us. xx's Marsha

Carole said...

Have a great trip and congrats on the magazine feature. You so deserve it.

bikim said...

Morning Col!
gorgeous post!
i have a special award for you on my blog! please pick it up on my blog! hope you like it!

Shel said...

Bon Voyage! Lucky you!
Shel x

Tricia said...

happy and safe travels my friend!!


Have a great trip,So wish Have a lovely trip!

I were there shopping with you!

So, Have a lovely trip!!!!!

Anonymous said...

Woooooooow, your blog & your blues...... me like a lot

Agneta, a swedish one

Mariette said...

Dearest Colette,

I came here from Rose Marie (Un Peu Plus Jolie) and like your blog very much! Funny is, we've been to Stellenbosch... so this brings back fond memories! Congratulations with your award from Rose Marie! Happy travel too.

Lots of love,


Francine Gardner said...

Bon voyage and good luck antiquing.

designchic said...

Hope your trip is wonderful...can't wait to see your goodies!!

anyaadores said...

Bon voyage - LOVE what you do - want to do the same, how wonderful.
Happy trip ad see you when you are back - following please come and see me too.
A xx

Atelier de Campagne said...

Hello Colette,

Too bad Johan is not in Belgium now so you two could meet. He is now here in California getting things ready for our Container Sale. Happy and safe travels.

Trinidad, Johan and Martin

Mary Ann Pickett said...

We are going to Paris on Sat. So excited. Bon voyage.

French Curiosites said...

Have a wonderful trip and enjoy every moment. I return in May and can not wait!

Anonymous said...

Oh, I am so excited for you!! I hope you have a lovely time in France!! I just found your blog and I absolutely love it!! I am now a follower. I can't wait to see what you bring back!

M-Anne said...

Bienvenue chez nous alors :-)
Je vois que nous avons les mêmes goûts: le linge, les brocante, la vallée de la Loire et plein d'autres!