Picks of the week (n.4)

  1. Best of Brussels : Little Circus blog and shop - 2. Dress Gertrude in chiffon dots by Ses petites mains - 3. Marrakech modern handmade toys and decor objects by Zid zid kids - 4. La princesse au petit pois by Alexandra Darcissac - 5. Flora and henri's Essentials……

The fall stories of La Princesse au petit pois

Some people are good at summer collections, some better at winter's. Alexandra Darcissac is good at both. But Alexandra is good at many things : at choosing fabrics that are not too sophisticated nor too rough, at using just the right amount of colour, at keeping things simple…

At play in Provence

Pictures taken at La Bastide de Richeaume, a lovely B&B with tons of charm at very friendly price. Breakfast is served in the garden under a tree, with homemade jams, fruits, delicious bread and viennoiseries. Highly recommended!

The photographic choice of Alexandra Darcissac

Photos by Gana   The real life story of Alexandra Darcissac and children's brand La princesse au petit pois (The princess and the pea) could start with "Once upon a time".  In 1992, two years after the birth of her first daughter Siam, Alexandra started her…

Christmas window

  Bravo to Alexandra from La Princesse au Petit Pois in Montpellier (South of France) for a very poetic Christmas window. Haven't seen any that inspiring in the whole London...    

Gaspard 5 and half & Pauline 4 years old – Burgundy, France

Gaspard is naturalist; he loves insects, bones, leaves, feathers. He has a “cabinet of curiosities” full of bones that he found by digging in his garden. Pauline is in love with horses; she goes to the Poney-Club every wee That leaves a little time to Anne S. their mother to…

Natacha & Mathilda, 8 years old – Geneva, Switzerland

  Natacha, Mathilda and their little brother Achille are the main characters of a story that their mother Claude B. publishes on www.itsohso.blogspot.com and www.petitsbonheurs123.wordpress.com. The story of beautiful, rare, precious moments captured with a unique…