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Spring Sale starts today at French Blossom

French baby clothes sale, Spring clothing sale for kids at French blossom

To discover some great reductions on clothing and shoes from the Spring Summer collections, head over to the boutique.  For three days only profit from up to -30% on many of your favourite French brands such as Petit Bateau, Louise Misha, Emile et Ida and shoe brands such as Feiyue , 10IS and Veja.

The Spring sale is now on  – French Blossom Boutique

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Rennes à coup de cœur – City Guide

Rennes à coup de cœur city guide
Rennes city guide
We were so excited last weekend to be invited to the much anticipated launch party for the ‘Rennes à coup de cœur City Guide’.

Our friend Kahina organised the event and is the driving force behind this fabulous new city guide !  Packed full of inspiring local restaurants and must visit addresses, all the best hot-spots in Rennes have been featured.

Discover the perfect restaurants, bars and tea houses in the city.  Find out about new hotels, art galleries, music venues and much more !  The guide is great for all those who live in Rennes but also as a book for tourists visiting the region.

It was fun to be present at the event and meet so many people who not only appeared in the book but helped bring it to life.

If you love the Brittany region of France as much as us, you can pick up this guide book at – Forum du Livre
Rennes a coup de coeur guide of Rennes

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David Bowie Exhibition comes to Paris

David bowie photos fro Paris Exhibition blog post

David Bowie exhibition Paris

The first international retrospective of David Bowie has just arrived in Paris !  For the next two months at the Philharmonie de Paris/ Cité de la Musique.

For any fans of David Bowie this is a must see exhibition!  With hundreds of pieces on display you will be able to to see hand written lyrics, original costumes, art work and rarely seen pieces from music history.  Bowie has not only inspired hundred of musicians but also fashion designers and artists.  A truly inspiring individual with great worldwide influence.

For our little moodboard above, we have selected several items inspired by Bowie.
1.  David Bowie wall poster
2. David Bowie inspired bag – My Name is Simone
3. Major B character – My name is Simone
4. Bowie Necklace
5. David Bowie poster

To find out more about the Bowie Paris exhibition have a look at the Philharmonie de Paris website for opening times and ticket information.  Although we dont live in Paris anymore, we are certainly getting on the train for a weekend to the city for this exposition !






Its our Birthday !  French Blossom is three years old now and we wish to thank you all for your support and kindness during the first years of our adventure.  Over the three years we have partnered with many exciting and talented French children’s designers, met so many interesting people and learnt so much !

To thank you all once again we are offering -20% off the whole FRENCH BLOSSOM boutique for 1 week !
This offer extends from today 17 – 24 October 2014 and excludes items already on sale and promotion.


UK storms ! Rough seas and ferocious waves ……………….

We took these photos over Christmas during our holidays in Wales.  The ferocity of the waves as they broke over the lighthouse and breakwater was quite something to see !  It was hard to stand up as the freezing winds were literally blowing us off our feet.  Foam was flying from the sea so much it looked like snow and peoples faces were bright red with the cold even though we were all wrapped up with hats, scarves and gloves.

It was definitely worth being at the seafront to witness some of these really spectacular waves!

The lighthouse in these photographs was the last in the UK to be powered by coal and gas and is over 150 years old.  Even though it stands several metres tall, it’s completely dwarfed by some of these waves.

Girl gift guide and ideas -poetry

Today, I share with you a selection of girl gift ideas for christmas. Original gift ideas : a bit of pink, poetry, gentleness and tenderness. Little things that make a gift something unique.

1- Mini fluo pink vinyl satchel – Bakker made with love
2- Kim Happy – Youttle
3- Blue guitar for children by Nathalie Lété -Vilac
4- Poster ‘dancer with her bird’ – My Lovely thing
5- Cushion Mireille – My Name is Simone
6- Mango Necklace – Louise Misha

You can find other lovely gift ideas for girls, boys and babies at the boutique – French Blossom.

French Blossom products featured on French Television………………….

We were lucky enough to have two products from the French Blossom boutique featured on television here in France a few days ago.  The television programme is called and follows a designer who carries out complete room makeovers. – We all know these kind of shows, I think they must exist in every country but they are interesting to watch ! – The images from the television show are a little blurry but I thought I would add them just for fun to this blog post.

Our products were featured in a room being transformed into a magical circus theme ! The two products selected (in the images above) were the circus wall sticker from Mimi Lou and the bright Elephant cushion from Mini Majesty that is Exclusive to French Blossom and is Handmade in France.
Have a great weekend !

* Blossom Days * Childrens clothing sale

Today is the start of the Blossom Days !

For 10 days only you will be able to receive up to 40% reductions on French children’s designer fashion and childrens shoes!
This is the perfect time to find some really great deals on children’s clothing from our Autumn / Winter Collections.
So don’t miss out ! Come and discover many lovely pieces at reduced prices

October is here and the leaves are starting to fall ………………..

October is here and the leaves are turning colour.  Anyone out collecting horse chesnuts/conkers yet ?  Love this photo we found on tumblr !