Tag Archives: mirrors

A brief lull on the crooked path to our great escape

Francetaste, you might want to look away now. I know you want to see the bigger picture but the detail is all I have right now. I’ve just packed the penultimate box . Or rather repacked a box that had … Continue reading

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More Friday French Property P**n- How to hang

I have around 100 pictures, paintings, prints & mirrors to hang at the French village house. Not all are huge, though some are almost wall-filling….. So I think about how to group and where to hang these a lot. To … Continue reading

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The mirrors are coming out.. 

  The mirrors are being unpacked. No, we are nowhere near finishing. But my mirrors are important in the great scheme of things and will manipulate the light in each space. Coincidentally, the first two out of their box are … Continue reading

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The Thursday Three- Mirror Man Mirror Me…

“All things that pass are wisdom’s looking-glass” Christina Rossetti I like that… and I like mirrors. No,that’s not quite true, I LOVE mirrors and the tales that old ones tell. Bevelled glass with flaws, fade and foxing. All the things … Continue reading

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