Let There Be Light! How to Brighten a Dark Room

No matter which room of the house it is, walking into a dark and gloomy room can be quite depressing. Thank goodness spring is finally on it’s way! If you have a naturally dark room in the house, here are some great tips on brightening a dark room. Identifying the Cause There may be an Read the full article…

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Room by Room – Small Touches that Make a Big Difference to Home Decor

Creating the perfect French style decor at home takes time and planning. We all know that creating a stunning Pinterest board and translating that into a real home design is often much harder than it looks. When you see stunning designs online or in magazines, you’ll often feel inspired to create something similar. But even Read the full article…

Interior Design Trends 2018

A Quick Check List for Interior Design Trends 2018

Take inspiration from the Interior Design Trends for 2018 before you get started on any home makeovers this year. With a new season almost upon us, make the most of your spring clean with a restyle and welcome in some of 2018’s key interior trends. Looking back to last year’s trends To look forward, it’s always Read the full article…

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Incorporating French Fashion Into Your Wardrobe

French women seem to be able to pull off any style they want don’t they? From styling a chic French style home to an enviable lifestyle of long lunches, Breton stripes and staying slim. How do these French women manage to look so effortlessly gorgeous all the time? Here’s a few ideas on weaving a little Read the full article…

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Building a New House in France – First Thoughts & Inspiration

2018 marks the 15th year in France for us here at Love French Style Blog – not bad for a 12 month sabbatical back in 2003! So much has happened in that time – blood, sweat and tears – quite literally at times! We have restored our little cottage Le Petit Loft with hard work, a Read the full article…

Handmade vintage Christmas cakes Charente France

MADE WITH LOVE : Handmade Christmas Cakes & A Vintage French Christmas Table

There’s something so magical about dressing the family Christmas table and with so many Christmas table decoration ideas on Pinterest and Instagram, it’s sometimes hard to choose between the endless styles around. This year for our Christmas table decoration feature we headed to Samantha Collyer Kegg’s home at Glamping Tipis in Charente. Her Christmas style Read the full article…

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What Happens To Your Skin When You’re In A Deep Sleep?

What Happens to Your Skin When You’re in a Deep Sleep? Sleep better, look better. Ever wonder why your skin looks so much brighter after a great night’s sleep? Read on… Sleep is considered by many as the cheapest beauty product not on the market. WebMD even refers to it as the fountain of youth Read the full article…