French Fashion for Summer @bfBlogger2015
Barefoot BloggerLifestyle: Art & CultureShopping & Gifts from the South of France

Irresistible French Fashion for Summer

Contributor blog post by Deborah Bine: A week or so ago, the Barefoot Blogger could not resist going into one of my favorite shops in Uzes, L’atelier des Ours. Yes, summer bobo chic fashions are everywhere. Lightweight pantaloons and flouncy ruffled dresses, among other irresistible things. Who could pass it …

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quartier joliette arenc docks #Marseille @Aixcentric
AixcentricLifestyle: Art & CultureShopping & Gifts from the South of France

More on: Marseille Shops, Night Markets, Electric Bikes

Contributor blog post by Aixcentric: Starting with Marseille shops, the opening of Les Docks has been announced: 10th October. This is the long line of historical docks buildings that are opposite the new Terrasses du Port shopping centre. It’s taken 30 months to renovate the buildings and also excavate down …

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brocante #Markets #Provence @DreamyProvence
Lifestyle: Art & CultureMy Dreamy ProvenceShopping & Gifts from the South of France

Wander around the Brocante in Aix en Provence

Enjoy Jill’s wonderful photos of the market in Aix-en-Provence. You can read more about how to navigate brocantes in Provence here and see more of Jill’s wonderful photos here.

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Market stand #Markets #Provence @unxplorer
Lifestyle: Art & CultureShopping & Gifts from the South of FranceThe Unexplorer

5 Tips for Navigating any Provençal Market

One of my very favorite things to do in any city, near or far from home, is to visit the local market. There, you can find local delicacies, pick out souvenirs, and take some great photos. Provence is known for its markets. Every day of the week, one town or …

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Scarf French Accessory Provence Markets @DreamyProvence
Lifestyle: Art & CultureMy Dreamy ProvenceShopping & Gifts from the South of France

The Scarf – my top French Accessory

My experiences with a scarf usually involve freezing temperatures – necessity rather than style!  Mum always says if you don’t wear a scarf on cold, damp days then you will surely catch a cold. After numerous chills and bugs I eventually added this item of clothing to my daily dress …

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Lifestyle: Art & CultureShopping & Gifts from the South of FranceThe Provence Post

A Beginner’s Guide to Brocantes in Provence

By Julie Mautner Antiquing is a both a national pastime and competitive sport in France…and Provence is known to have some of the finest antiquing in all the land. But it’s also know to be expensive, unless you know where to go. The great American tradition of the rummage sale, yard sale, …

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Saint-Quentin-la-Poterie #Pottery @bfBlogger2013
Barefoot BloggerLifestyle: Art & CultureShopping & Gifts from the South of France

Shopping Finds in San Quentin La Poterie

By Deborah No matter how many times I visit the villages near Uzes, I find something new and irresistible. My destination was San Quentin La Poterie — the home of some of the most amazing potters in all of France. This time, I did find a pottery shop Explore this Post …

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AixcentricLifestyle: Art & CultureShopping & Gifts from the South of France

Sale at the Hotel de Paris

By aixcentric Lots of sales going on at the moment across France, but the most unusual must be the massive auction of items from the famous, glittering Hotel de Paris in Monaco. As part of its renovation project, they will be selling off all manner of items Explore this Post …

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collection-loft Atelier Romain Bernex #Provence #ceramics
Carolyne Kauser-AbbottLifestyle: Art & CultureShopping & Gifts from the South of France

Gorgeous Ceramics by Artisans at Atelier Romain Bernex

In 1998, Marie Pierre and Cyrille Huyghues Despointes started Atelier Romain Bernex.  They had a common vision to open their ceramics studio. The slightly crazy concept was triggered one spring evening by the light of a glowing ceramic kiln. Marie Pierre and Cyrille brought to the project passion for creation …

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Lifestyle: Art & CultureShopping & Gifts from the South of FranceThe Provence Post

Own a Piece of Monte-Carlo Hotel History

By Julie Mautner As part of a four-year, €250-million renovation at the five-star Hotel de Paris, its owner–Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer–will stage a major auction of the hotel’s fixtures, furniture, linens, tableware and art from January 25 to 30.   Explore this Post Via:: The Provence Post      

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