Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Snippets 2

I love that word!
According to the dictionary a ‘snippet’ is:  a small piece snipped off, a small bit,
scrap, morsel, or fragment
Just for your info as I’m sure you will need to know this -
It is also:  a small or mischievous person.  
 Hmmm, could be referring to me…?
Okay, now that bit is settled. 

 Snippet # 1 
DSC02518Once again I was ‘browsing’ the antiques and brocantes,
and happened upon several petite treasures.
A dusty pink jewelry box caught my eye
Luckily there were smaller treasures tucked inside

DSC02522 Two golden filgree lockets, ivory buckle, tie clip, silver charms,
ladies pocket-knives?!  Quite a varied collection!

Snippet # 2
I found a few other vintage lovelies,
and then I remembered I am way overdue for a giveaway!
I’ll be posting the details this week. 
I hope you like it!

Put a Little Ooh La La in Your Life!
Mimi Bleu


Yvonne @ StoneGable said...

Sounds so interesting! Can't wait for the details of the giveaway!
What a beautiful box!

Fabulously French said...

Love your treasures, I adore treasure hunting too!

A bientot,

Leeann x

Eileen said...

Just lovely!

Anne in Oxfordshire said...

A wonderful little find, full of charming treasures. I must spend my time differently next time I am in Paris, never been to a brocante!

Looking forward to your giveaway, I am sure we will like it. :-)

Barbara von Enger said...

What a charming jewellery box, my dear, an such an excellent find, too. Ah, to tresure hunt in Paris is such an exquisite thing to do.
Look forward to your impending giveaway;-)

cocoa and coconut said...

nice jewllery box, is it made out of pearl or something?

Cathy said...

Lovely...and a giveaway too! Your little treasures are so pretty, even more so for finding them in Paris.

VM Creation Atelier said...

Dearest Mimi,that's absolutely yours box...and you know,it is precise what you says about these word from dictionary!!!
Immensly lovely treasure***
I like it realy,realy much,beautiful Friend Mimi:-)*

Obee Designs said...

Bonjour Mimi!
Oh how pretty is that trinket box!! I just love the soft creamy color, it's just yummy :)Now about that snippet thing, you could be small in size, but the mischievous thing...I don't think so...are you??? You seem far too sweet for that!!
I hope you are staying calm and stress free while pulling together the finishing touches on your magazine!!
Enjoy your day!

Anonymous said...

I like that word snippet too! It's the little snippets in life that make it so interesting. Good day to you Mimi. I think I may have my ad ready today and will send it straight away to you. xoxo

My Grama's Soul said...

Oh I so love snippets.......the this n' that of life!!!



Carole Poirot said...

That "snippet" is lovely, a beautiful little box and indeed a little treasure. Have a lovely week, hope the weather is a great in Paris as it is here ;-) Love from (hot) London x

maria cecilia said...

So cute, so lovely!!! a great new treasure, a great new snippet!!
maria cecilia

Castles Crowns and Cottages said...

MIMI!!! I AM HOME NOW!!! And what a fabulous find in Paris, no doubt! HOw are you dear one? I am settled in, after getting in on Monday night. I am back in the blogging saddle now, after getting house matters settled!

Keep posted, Anita

flwrjane said...

Charming outside, full of treasures within.

Probably also like you, no?

Lancerika said...

Your charming ways
are so dear to me..
merci for sharing,
wish I could find
a lovely treasury
like yours:))

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