Chic Provence

How I love Provence – and how I wish I could go with Kit Golson on her Chic Provence Tour.
Even though we had a house there for eleven years – or maybe because we had the house – we would make a beeline there, so after the first few years we stopped poddling around markets and brocantes. How appealing is the thought of doing exactly that with a gaggle of like-minded ladies!

Instead, I am entering into the spirit of the thing and running a Rough Linen giveaway in conjunction with Kit. A tablecloth and napkins in natural Orkney Rough Linen, my keystone fabric, to the value of $250.* Go to her site and follow the rules, you won’t be sorry.

I have spent the morning propagating lavender (I go through a lot of lavender), fuchsia and geraniums:sharp trimming knife, rooting compound and soft, rich loam. I feel the urge to be working but I’m not. This has been a wonderful and busy year for me so I am refreshing my spirits, standing back to rethink how I want to go about things, when and where to travel, and in general the overview of life. Balance.
*anything you want really, to that value, I’m not going to be stubborn about it~

About Tricia Rose

Not distracted by shiny objects.
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3 Responses to Chic Provence

  1. Brismod says:

    One of my aunties lives in Aix which was a very handy base when we travelled to France many moons ago. How I’d dearly love to visit that region again!

    Hope you have a happy 2012. xx

  2. Tricia I am so excited about your gorgeous linens for the giveaway.. I love all of your things.. and can we talk about that lavender? I had no idea you were surrounded by the stuff there!

    Happy New Year my friend and I’ll see you soon in 2012!

    xo Kit

  3. Best wishes for 2012 Tricia!
    Lynn

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