At the beginning of the 20th century many British stately homes became run down
due to the dwindling fortunes of their owners and the furnishings became old, faded
and worn leading to origin of the term ‘Shabby Chic’ – courtesy of Koehlerhomedecor.com
Welcome to my vintage life where I am living my dream renovating an old stone villa in the hills of Grasse, spending my time scouring the local flea-markets finding all things old, vintage and shabby to give this little old house a soul.
Here is a snap shop of my garden where I have big plans to grow as much home grown produce as possible, a place where the children can learn and experience hand's on where their food is coming from and I can learn to live with the land.