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A symphony in red

I love the back streets of Carcassonne. I love the red Caunes-Minervois marble set into the pavements. These buildings coordinate rather well with it’s terracotta-ish hue. I did not know that this marble also existed in grey. One new thing … Continue reading

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Faïence in France – Tile Style- Getting it just right

http://www.faience-ponchon.com/ http://www.homeceramics.com.tn/Content/Pages/Faience-gres.html   There are some gorgeous kitchen tiles available right now, and I was very tempted by these mixed designs- above- for a while, and they may well have worked Chez Nous, but as ever I am drawn back to … Continue reading

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