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My vintage lace finds in Aix en Provence…Thinking Spring line!

Ok, I know it is early to be talking about Spring.  But, I am anxious to start experimenting with my Spring line inspired by the lavender fields in Gordes Provence.  I made the kids sick driving an hour thru the countryside to get there.   Up and down mountains and winding roads.  One of the most inspiring moments of my trip was the lavender fields.  Love the green and purple tones.  I hope I do it justice!  Of course, it is hard to go wrong when using the lovely pieces of vintage lace I also found in Aix en Provence.  The sweet  French woman I worked with in getting the lace was absolutely...

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My latest obsession… My New Matte finish

I have been trying to figure out how to preserve the organic look of my serving trays and platters, while still making them food friendly.   To make my items food friendly, they must be sealed.  My experience with matte finishes in the past have concluded in complete failure.  I am happy I decided to experiment with matte formulas again.  I truly love the way the matte brings out another dimension of texture and provokes a feeling that is unexplainable... you will just have to check them out in person!  My new obsession, along with the matte finish, are my tonal whites.  I felt that some...

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