Maybe you know Rachel Hale from her book, The French Cat. Likely you have seen her beautiful photos around online. Her delightful new book, The French Dog, has just been released. I discovered it at Anthropologie.
And what do French dogs have that others don't?
Why France of course! I love dog photography, but the scenes of the cafes, shops, and country houses of France make these images even more spectacular!
My French mood must have led me to the junk shop where I found a couple of demijohns today. (And I do mean junk!)
A couple of these old beauties were sitting in the doorway of a shop far off the beaten track. They have wonderful patina, and are the largest I have seen around here at twenty inches high.
"How much?" I asked, almost holding my breath. (Seven dollars for one, ten for the other. Well, who would bargain for a better price than that?)
Here they are with a few others in my collection (which now suddenly seems way more respectable!).
I love the two separate weaves of this one with three handles.
Shiver me timbers! So much excitement for one day!
And I have lots of catching up to do after the long weekend.
Welcome to April!
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