RACHEL

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I recently rewatched the Wizard of Oz. When I last watched it, I loved the music and the fantasy land visuals. I even enjoyed it in its original format of...

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MEMORIES OF THE VISIT

MEMORIES OF THE VISIT

My good friend, Christina Strutt, of Cabbages & Roses and I recently had a treasure hunting day, driving on a rainy summers day from Bath to Oxfordshire. It is a...

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WELCOME BACK WILDFLOWER

WELCOME BACK WILDFLOWER

As you must already know I’ve had a love affair with flowers forever... My most recent book My Floral Affair is a testament to this. Real flowers, faux florals, rose...

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FRIENDSHIP IN FRANCE

FRIENDSHIP IN FRANCE

Kathryn and I have been friends for over 25 years. We could be described as the “odd couple." She has a great appreciation for fine French wines, where I’ve never had a...

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ZIG ZAGS

ZIG ZAGS

Recently I made an Instagram post stating my life had “taken a few zig zags in recent times”.  I don’t see that as a bad thing. My life had been...

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SILVER LININGS

SILVER LININGS

I’ve been based in UK for nearly five months now. My original plan was not to close doors on my life as I knew it but to create some distance...

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30 YEARS OF SHABBY CHIC®

30 YEARS OF SHABBY CHIC®

This Year we celebrate 30 years since the opening of my first Shabby Chic® store in Santa Monica, California and the beginning of what became The World of Shabby Chic®. ...

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CABBAGES & ROSES Q&A

CABBAGES & ROSES Q&A

I had the pleasure of asking Christina a couple of questions, the founder of Cabbages and Roses from our recent Collaboration. The Collection is currently available in our Shabby Chic...

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FOREVER FLORALS

FOREVER FLORALS

I've always had a love of faux flowers. I think it started when I was a little girl and would go with my Mum searching for smooshed vintage silk and...

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OUR FAMILY OF BRANDS

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