All dressed up

Jeff de Bruges chocolates for Christmas

To encourage business owners to decorate their shop windows during the holiday season, the city sponsors a contest during December. There is a small local prize for the winner, but from what we understand the motivation is more about being part of the community; joining in with the others rather than trying to outdo someone else. We walked around the main shopping streets and got some shots of our favorites; sometimes the entire storefront and occasionally just one ornament tucked among many. Enjoy the show!

 

Flowers by Estel

Table decorations by Histoires

Jewelry Miro in half-timbers

 

 

 

 

 

A chocolate spiral tree by Thuriès

Cécile’s boutique

Reindeer at MB 26 florist

 

 

 

 

 

One of 3 windows at Pharmacy les Etudes

A second Jeff de Bruges chocolate window

 

 

 

 

 

 

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About Bob

While living in North, Central and South America, in the middle of the Caribbean and the Pacific Ocean, and now in Europe, my passion has remained the same: travel and meeting new friends.

Posted on December 20, 2017, in Life in France and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 4 Comments.

  1. Pauline Watson

    I do love to hear your news. I am so looking forward to returning to Carcassone in May 2018. I hope you will be around “ pour prendre une verre”!!

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  2. The fourth picture is amazing! Thanks for sharing 🙂 Followed!
    Btw, I recently posted about the big question in our lives, could you take a look?
    https://mzukowskiblog.wordpress.com/2017/12/20/the-big-question/

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  3. How beautiful they are! They would have all caught my eye but I love the green garlands and trees in the 4th and 6th pictures the best! But I’d want a gift from the jewelry store the most!

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  4. Catharina Griffiths

    Super window displays – a joy to look at

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