i love the 20’s


i’ve been staying close to home lately, taking care of my dog daisy who pretty much needs full time assistance til we leave for florida. (she’s 15 and not in bad health but getting kind of doddering). anyway she’s kept me on my toes, running to make sure she is comfy, etc. this time together has allowed me to watch tmc all day long while i work, i can’t count the films i’ve seen this week! and finally able to blog for a sec when i found this fun incoming link on my stats page (try to ignore the disturbing avatar). it led to a 2 hour trip thru utube. what a wonderland! i had no idea what was available cause i just haven’t had the luxury of time lately to explore this big beautiful world. so here’s to those who create it: thank you for this exquisite merging of past and present!

(ps AND i clicked one button and uploaded all the following videos straight to my site :)

hope you enjoy as much as i did!

pss if you need a french fix,

this beauty


creativeflairchic.blogspot.com led me to this beauty



December 16, 2007. 1920's, Design, Fabric, Films, Marie Antoinette.


  1. cathy replied:

    I just had to say, like you, I have a few spare hours here in blog land and I just had to comment how gorgeous your blog is…. My daughter who is 14 and already has amazing taste was just drooling over the numerous books you had selected especially the fashion ones at the end…. Thank you so much for sharing your precious time with us we all so appreciate it… Take care Cathy (from down under)


  2. parisapartment replied:

    Hi Cathy,
    What an amazing note to get. It’s so powerful what a few appreciative words can do. You’ve made me feel great on so many levels, don’t know how to show you MY appreciation!
    Please keep in touch and happiest of holidays!


  3. All Things Bright and Beautiful..... Creativeflairchic replied:

    Dear Paris – I am sooooo glad you enjoyed my blog – please do pop over again.
    I enjoy yours very much oh ye of lovely taste :-)
    All Things Bright


  4. Joy replied:

    I love your dedication to your sweet Daisy. I hope the warmer weather does her some good.

    As always, thanks for the *glorious* eye candy, a welcome retreat in a rather busy time!


  5. Lalla Lydia replied:

    Now, who can resist the delight of those Marie-Antoinette shoes? But the real find here is getting these great links to such beautiful blogs, thanks so much!


  6. Kimberly Ryan replied:

    Beautiful post! I enjoyed the links, i also enjoyed all of your past posts,there is so much creativity going on it’s wonderful! Come visit sometime, Kimberly


  7. Amy replied:

    Okay, I only clicked the linkage to see the avatar. ::cackle:: You’re as bad as me with your blog-hopping…

    ::extra scratches for daisy::


  8. hoganfe handmade handbag originals replied:

    We have a dear Daisy at our home – she is a rat terrier :)
    Thanks for posting those lovely pics!


  9. Chic and Charming replied:

    I had those Marie Antoinette shoes as my computer background for ages!


  10. Felicia replied:

    What amazing treasures the blog world holds :)


  11. Di Overton replied:

    Isn’t Florizel just the best? I love browsing her site. And the 1920s – I always say I wished I could have lived then but only if penicillin had been invented.


  12. Melissa @ The Inspired Room replied:

    Ah, beautiful post! Thanks for the links!


  13. Passementerie replied:

    Beautiful post, as alway and WHAT A BATH!


  14. Julie Swanson replied:

    I hope your dear Dasiy is doing better today. It’s sad when our pets are not well and they can’t just tell us what they need. I have a scottie and 2 cats (old cats) and my daughters have guiena pigs. I love them all so dearly they are precious friends.
    Best Wishes and Happy Holidays!


  15. Lisa replied:

    Wow, love the pretty shoes all lined up. That fabric book is absolutely beautiful too. I’ve never seen anything like that before. Wonderful pictures and a real pleasure to visit.


  16. bobble-bee replied:

    It’s funny you find my avatar disturbing… ^_^
    I love your blog and find it so inspiring, so i’m glad mine led you to discover some gems in youtube :)
    Thanks for sharing these two wonderful images, those shoes and the book, are just really delightful!


  17. style court replied:

    Thanks for sharing. Amazing albums. Added your link, BTW.

    Happy holidays!


  18. franki durbin replied:

    wow, wow, wow! That 20’s room is a true stunner. Thank you for the French fix ;)


  19. Cathy replied:

    Adore those shoes girl! Thank you for sharing such wonderful pics.

    I’m wishing you and yours a Happy Holiday and a Wonderful New Year.

    xoxo ~ Cathy


  20. karen lacombe replied:

    Thank you Claudia for such a lovely blog. I was in Paris last June and am craving another visit. This blog helps my longing until I can return. Merci



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