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DO YOU FOLLOW TRENDS?

DO YOU FOLLOW TRENDS?

THAT was the question put to us on MARSHA’s A-LIST this month by PENELOPE! For the BY INVITATION ONLY SERIES. When decorating your home(s), or those of others, do you follow TRENDS?  Or, DON’T FOLLOW THEM?   DO YOU HAVE …
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FRENCH FOOD CAMP!

FRENCH FOOD CAMP!

I SURVIVED the cleaning process before the FRENCH BASKETEER and her FABULOUS TOTES ARRIVED!Andrea, arrived with utensils from PARIS,fruits and veggies from the FARMERS MARKET,and chocolate and fixings to make an EXQUISITE lunch for ALL that read her BLOG or …
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MY FIRST COMPLAINT!!!

MY FIRST COMPLAINT!!!

    NOT MY FIRST person to UN~SUBSCRIBE  to VINTAGE HEN HOUSE as I get that on almost EVERY POST I DO………BUT my first e~mail telling me that MY CAPS and EXCLAMATION MARKS are bothersome…………. HERE YOU GO from the …
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If Money were no object!

If Money were no object!

That MARSHA gave us a dozy this month……if money were no object what would I give my husband! My husband is happy with nothing.So, this is a challenge for me…………..   I think what would make him the most pleased …
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BE MY GUEST!

BE MY GUEST!

THE SONS ROOM has had an overhaul…..IT is still THEIR room but I have changed it DRAMATICALLY……………… This is what I started with……….. Many years ago a very TALENTED GRAFFATTI ARTIST stayed with us from ITALY. I let HIM do …
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BEST DAY of my LIFE!

BEST DAY of my LIFE!

That is the subject we were all given by MARSHA at SPLENDEROSA.COM for this months BY INVITATION ONLY series………..To describe one of the best days of your LIFE so far!An actual day……….   I did not have to think too …
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THE POSH DECORATOR’S

THE POSH DECORATOR’S

AERIN LAUDER PAUL WISEMAN SUZANNE TUCKER CHARLOTTE MOSS       I was on a MISSION……….I met a few HIGH ROLLERS this past month……….not only did I jet across that NEW BRIDGE  into the CITY two days in a ROW …
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I DESCEND from ROYALTY!

NO SURPRISE TO YOU ALL I would imagine! BIG SURPRISE TO ME! SEE BELOW………I received this email from a long lost cousin on a SUNDAY morning. Can I just say it made my week……maybe month…….OH, NO………….. this takes the cake…….It …
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PARIS FLEA………

PARIS FLEA………

IT WAS ALL HERE FOR ME!JUST DROP ME OFF HERE AND DONOT EXPECT ME TO BE BACK IN TIME FOR DINNER!THIS WAS A JEWELRY BOX FOR ME!THE EYE CANDY ALONE………….ENOUGH WORDS GO TAKE A PEEK AND YES I HAVE A …
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ELLie……………..

ELLie……………..

  I write a BLOG so I am bound to read a few.I recently stumbled upon this blog of an AMERICAN in PARIS who had married a FRENCH MAN and was now residing overseas.I found her from FACEBOOK which I …
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