Month: May 2011

In Living Etc…

Big thank you to Living Etc for featuring our gorgeous Tribeca table lamp in their June issue out now! Un grand merci a Living Etc pour avoir publie notre lampe Tribeca dans leur numero de Juin! http://feeds.feedburner.com/blogspot/UxVs

Back from Paris

Paris was so gorgeous… By the time Mila and I arrive to Paris on Friday night, it was about 9.40 pm and as we were walking through the streets of the Batignolles Village to reach Elodie’s place opposite St Marie Church, I couldn’t help feeling happy. It was so nice to see so many people enjoying themselves in cafes and restaurants and when you think about it, It was quite magical to be working in London that afternoon and boum! three hours later to find ourselves in the streets of Paris.Of course I went to Merci…and Monop’ where I found this gorgeous linen dress for the minx and a cool pair of clogs that I couldn’t stop photographing. They are so cute!And then on our way back to London, while I was about to read my Elle Deco, Mila organized a pirate party… Monday evening:Me: “So, how did it go at school today? Did your friends like your clogs?”Mila: “no, nobody said anything..but nobody talk about shoes! Why would anyone talk about shoes?!”Me: “umm….” I …

The house on the beach

Last week in France, Steve, Mila (5 1/2 years old) and I watched GLEE for the first time (with delight!)… Le papa: “See Mila….you should practice your singing & dancing and become a famous singer so you could buy us a house on the beach”Me: “Oh yeah, that would be great, we could stop working and we would look after Lucas for you” Mila: “It wouldn’t be on the beach…it’s too expensive and people wouldn’t be able to use the beach”Me: “…well you could also buy us a private beach too and then people can go on the beach next to it…”Mila: “non…it would be too expensive but it would be right next to it, like in the street next door”SHE IS 5!!!! Where does this ‘too expensive’ comes from?? Below is a picture of my mum (she is the smiling one in the middle wearing a cute bikini) with her family. Isn’t this a great shot? I’m going to enlarge it and frame it for her as the original is a tiny photo and …

Back in London

The holidays are over, I’m back at home but not for long. On Friday, Mila and I are off to Paris for the weekend to celebrate Elodie‘s birthday. In my bedroom: Cluster light by Kathleen Hills Les vacances sont terminees, je suis de retour a la maison mais par pour longtemps. Vendredi, Mila et moi partons a Paris pour le weekend afin de feter l’anniversaire d’Elodie http://feeds.feedburner.com/blogspot/UxVs

Happy Sunday…

DIY is over, we’re off to the beach, then back to work on Tuesday…Have a loving, happy Sunday! via Au revoir les enfants Le bricolage est fini, on part a la plage et puis Mardi, je serais de retour au travail…Je vous souhaite un joyeux dimanche, plein de calins! http://feeds.feedburner.com/blogspot/UxVs