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Julie Marabelle
Paris & London
Famille Summerbelle creates designs and accessories for the home.
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I used to have a rabbit as a pet when I was 10 years old. He was called 'Grandes z'oreilles' -'big ears' as he had unusual long white ears! I'd like to introduce you to Ludo, the bunny part of... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Famille Summerbelle
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The best thing we did in the kids bedroom is to have a long desk with a chest of drawers on both ends for their little belongings and enough desk space to draw, cut, make collages and other things. Ophelia... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2015 at Famille Summerbelle
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This is a belated announcement on the blog (sorry my dear blog followers!), we had a new addition to our family at the beginning of March: a little baby boy named Téo! We are so happy and excited to finally... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2015 at Famille Summerbelle
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As a way of saying thank you to all the mums out there, we're offering 20% off all Mother's Day orders. Just go on Famille Summerbelle website and use the code ILOVEMYMUM in the discounts box as you proceed through... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2015 at Famille Summerbelle
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The children are in the French Alps with their grandparents while I'm patiently waiting for baby number 3 to arrive next week...maybe! Have a nice weekend! Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2015 at Famille Summerbelle
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Colours that make me happy... Caracas armchair by Colonel. Plait cushion of the Mangas collection for Gan-Rugs, in 100% wool. Kyoto sideboard by Colonel. Colour Carpet, designer duo Scholten & Baijings for Hay. Bright interior and DYI Ikea stool table... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2015 at Famille Summerbelle
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Agenda planner and Colour block pens by Poketo. House shape block book end by Present & Correct. Colour block planner by Poketo. Geometric sets of cards by Present & Correct. Continue reading
Posted Feb 16, 2015 at Famille Summerbelle
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Introducing our new Love Bugs paper cuts, just in time for you to share with your Valentine! It celebrates the beautiful flora and fauna of Europe in wonderful detail and is delivered within a beautiful heart shape. Available in two... Continue reading
Posted Feb 9, 2015 at Famille Summerbelle
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Beautiful plants studies and large scale paintings by American artist Jonas Wood. I wish we could see more buildings painted like this one on the David Kordansky Gallery in LA: Shelf Still Life, next to the High Line at 18th... Continue reading
Posted Feb 5, 2015 at Famille Summerbelle
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Yesterday afternoon we took the children to visit the Dutch interior trade show Show Up on the outskirt of Amsterdam. In only a couple of years this show as doubled in size and is now showcasing lots of really nice... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2015 at Famille Summerbelle
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...being in San Francisco on a blue crisp Winter day. Yep this was about 6 years ago when Ophelia was 2 years old. San Francisco was our last stop on our World tour. We loved it and I really wish... Continue reading
Posted Jan 29, 2015 at Famille Summerbelle
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I wanted to show you some images of my creative process for designing the paper cut map of Amsterdam, our current home town - we moved to this beautiful city more than a year ago! I am very excited to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 27, 2015 at Famille Summerbelle
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We had this very weird weather this morning in Amsterdam. The day started beautifully with a blue sky. As I was leaving the kids trade show Kleine Fabriek mid morning this very thick white fog appeared all of a sudden.... Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2015 at Famille Summerbelle
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Triangles and more triangles from my Pinterest Patterns board. From top left: Mike Perry. Pattern found on Artssake Fabric from the Geffrye Museum. Leak Duncan. Top left: Marisa Hopkins. Bottom Left: Hannah Waldron. Marimekko. Continue reading
Posted Jan 12, 2015 at Famille Summerbelle
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Famille Summerbelle January sale is starting today for 2 weeks. We are offering up to 40% off! Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2015 at Famille Summerbelle
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I hope you had a nice Christmas with your loved ones. We had the most relaxing Christmas just the 4 of us in Paris followed by a long weekend in Provence. As I am now 30 weeks pregnant (with baby... Continue reading
Posted Dec 29, 2014 at Famille Summerbelle
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Wishing you all a very happy and merry Christmas with your family and friends! Big love from la Famille Summerbelle. Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2014 at Famille Summerbelle
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Less than 10 days to go until Christmas! It is going so so fast and so much to do. This is some Christmas inspiration from my Pinterest Christmas board. Oh I love Christmas and how creative one can be around... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2014 at Famille Summerbelle
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We've made a little gift selection for you from the Famille Summerbelle collection to help with your Christmas shopping! Gift ideas under £20 - €25 - $32: Be Creative with Famille Summerbelle book by Edition Paumes. Un Dimanche à Paris... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2014 at Famille Summerbelle
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I love the excitement we all have every year when the time comes of choosing and buying the Christmas tree; bringing it home and getting the boxes from the basement with all the Christmas decorations nicely folded in tissue paper... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2014 at Famille Summerbelle
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We're kicking off the holiday season by offering 20% off everything on Famille Summerbelle website. Don't forget to enter the coupon code 'HOLIDAYS' at checkout to activate the discount. The promotion will start today Friday 28th November until Monday 1st... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2014 at Famille Summerbelle
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Imagine yourself cycling down the side of a canal on a crisp, sunny day, with the reflections of the picturesque architecture of the houses mirrored in the water. That image is the inspiration for our latest paper cut House Reflections.... Continue reading
Posted Nov 21, 2014 at Famille Summerbelle
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We are so excited to be able to share with you what we have been working on over the past few months, our House Boxes! Our pack of four colourful houses is a fantastic solution for storing all of your... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2014 at Famille Summerbelle
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We celebrated our boy 5th birthday over the weekend with his friends and a home made chocolate pirate ship! Like every year, I take a picture of Lucien with his age written on top. I can't believe how much he... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2014 at Famille Summerbelle
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Adorable painted images by Japanese collage artist Mizuki Goto. Continue reading
Posted Nov 3, 2014 at Famille Summerbelle