Melanie Aussandon is a provencal based antiques dealer . She grew in the middle of a home decor business , that's why after graduating in both law and art history, to become an auctionner , she finally decided to join her family business by adding an antiques side. Her parents are interior designers and upholsterers, they have one of the biggest business of the Marseilles area . She had the opportunity to rent a flat on the 1st floor of her parents boutique and work shop . With the help and assistance of her parents, she created a wonderful show room , where she mixes antique pièces and new fabrics .She chooses with her parents the trendiest fabrics to make curtains , to reupholster antique seats and to put fabrics on the walls . The decoration changes every season .With her antique pièces, in every room she sets up authentic ambiances, it seems the pieces have been there forever.
She organizes antiques hunting tour in Provence for antiques dealer or private person , she always help her clients to find the best bargain and she likes to help them to find the best pieces.
With her dad, she gives french interior design and traditional upholstery classes.
In 2007, she started her blog : Le petit cabinet de curiosites and in february 2010 she opened her online boutique .
I hope you will leave some messages ...This way I will know you have stopped by
You can meet Mélanie in le petit cabinet de curiosites :
19,21 avenue des goums
13400 Aubagne FRANCE
or in her boutique online : http://www.enseignedegersaint.typepad.fr/antiquites
Melanie is now in South east Asia .. In Bangkok . She still loves antiques , food , shopping and travels . Follow her in her new adventures
Last words : I haven't practiced my english since a whole so please be indulgent
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