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Happy holidays!


Happy holidays | French By Design

And we’re off for the holidays! I am taking a holiday break, away from blogging, to regroup, chill out and recharge my creative batteries, sort of a digital diet – emphasis on ‘digital’ because, let’s be honest, I plan on splurging on good food during the holidays. We’re planning a staycation this year, and I dream…

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At home with Sézane Paris


At home with Sézane Paris | French By Design

Remember the house tour about Morgane Sézalory, from the Sézane Paris clothing brand, a little while back? I came across some recent pictures of Morgane’s new flat in Paris and couldn’t resist sharing them with you. I mean, LE major sigh, right? Photography Alpha Smoot via A Cup of Jo  

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Color of the year 2017 : Pantone Greenery in action


Color of the year 2017 : Pantone Greenery | FrenchByDesign

As I mentioned last week, Pantone recently announced their 2017 color of the year : Greenery. As I also mentioned, I’m not a huge fan of this shade. Greenery is a mix between lime and apple green, “a zesty yellow-green shade that is supposed to evoke the first days of Spring” [Pantone]. Greenery is not…

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Weekend links


Weekend Links December | FrenchByDesign

Hooray to the weekend! This weekend, we’re celebrating Maya’s birthday – happy birthday, sweet, sweet Maya! So we’re going out for a family celebration dinner tonight, then she’s celebrating her special day with friends on Saturday. I have to work on a photoshoot on Sunday, but I don’t really mind because this is the last…

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