Day 1 in Paris

On my way to Paris or the airport I should say. I´ve always traveled in "comfortable" clothes. This time I wanted to see if I could travel in style and still feel relaxed. Well, this is how I´ll travel from now on. It was just so much fun ! :)

What makes a home beautiful ? Sometimes the smallest things, like seeing flowers the first thing when you walk in. At my aunts home just outside Paris, in Marly le Roi.

A display of pretty earrings.

Bureau next to her bed.

A statue and lots of flowers, even on the tiniest of balconies makes everything look so sumptuous !

French lunch !

A delicious salmon salad with pines, followed by an amazing sweet & sour ratatouille (!) from the southern part of France. Delicieux !

I´m off with mom to do some shopping ( since everything is on sale at the moment ... )

We went to St. Germain en Laye. This used to be the kings hunting castle ...

It even has a church... To build all this just as a place for your hunting party. No wounder there eventually was a revolution...

Ah, the smells of Paris. Passing by this cheese shop I just had to stop and savour the scent !

How do they do it ... ??

Live in a country filled with all this ...

And still be fashionably thin ... I know I shall go home with overweight both on my body and in my suitcases ! :)

The last scene of the day. This adorable puppy in a shop window.

Things I bought today. 1. White pants. Not Heyday ... but I think they still look good. 2. Transparent grey dotted blouse.

3. Raspberry red sweater with shimmering rose.

Bought three different ones as they were on sale and very cheap. I love wearing flowers !


BaronessVonVintage said...

Oh, I ADORE that first pic!!! eeks! Paris!! So wonderful!

PinkJasmines said...

I hope you have a wonderful time, everything looks great so far!

Anonymous said...

Looking radient.The break is serving you well.

Glamour-Och-Fläskpannkaka said...

så mycket fint!
och snygg hatt!

FairyFiligree said...

Oh Paris - I miss it so much. Lucky you.... I like your chique travelling style - go for it! Enjoy:)

Parisienne Farmgirl said...

OH goodness. This is making be really miss Paris... I haven't been in SIX years!!!!
You look darling!
Can't wait to read more!

How ironic - the word verification is "travol"

doradadama said...

how lovely and you look vintagey beautiful as always..ooh my the cakes..would love to Paris sometime.

Nadia said...

Aw now I miss Paris! I love your vintage look! Is it okay if I link you on my blog? Check it out if you want: http://therockabillygirlnextdoor.blogspot.com/

Miss K


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