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Win a signed copy of The Secret French Recipes of Sophie Valroux

Written by on December 28, 2020 in Competitions
Win a signed copy of The Secret French Recipes of Sophie Valroux

Samantha Verant’s debut novel is a delicious read… A disgraced chef rediscovers her passion for food and her roots in this stunning novel rich in culture and full of delectable recipes. French-born American chef Sophie Valroux had one dream: to be part of the 1% of female chefs running a Michelin-starred restaurant. From spending summers […]

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WIN a copy of Finding Paris: A Novel by Joanne Kimes

Written by on December 28, 2020 in Competitions
WIN a copy of Finding Paris: A Novel by Joanne Kimes

Going to Paris had always been a dream for Julia and Kathy, two women who meet at a beginning French class and become fast friends. Julia is an empty-nester whose husband is leaving her and daughter won’t return her texts. Kathy is a type-A workaholic who gave up on love after a painful secret. After […]

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WIN a lovely Provencal tablecloth

Written by on December 28, 2020 in Competitions
WIN a lovely Provencal tablecloth

It’s giveaway time! You could win a zingy oh-so-French lemony Provencal tablecloth which we’re giving away thanks to FrenchShopping.co.uk – the French Tablecloth Shop that’s online. If you’d love to spread a little bit of French sunshine over your table, and let’s face it, everyone loves a French tablecloth, simply pop in your details below. […]

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A Guide to Choosing Your Perfect Wine

Written by on December 26, 2020 in Wine and Drinks
A Guide to Choosing Your Perfect Wine

For those that aren’t experienced with wine, it can be challenging to choose what to drink. There are so many different options available that it can take months before you find a bottle that you enjoy. However, luckily enough, there are some ways to speed up the process. In this article, we are going to […]

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WIN a gorgeous luxury French gift box

Written by on December 24, 2020 in Competitions
WIN a gorgeous luxury French gift box

My Beautiful French Collection’s gorgeous luxury gift boxes bring you a bundle of French style and exquisite French things. Their quarterly subscription boxes (also available as one offs) deliver a big dollop of joy together with beauty products, books, clothing, jewellery, sweet things and sometimes whimsical things, antiques and arty, pretty and beautifully bijoux things. […]

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WIN a fabulous piece of IXXI Art!

Written by on December 22, 2020 in Competitions
WIN a fabulous piece of IXXI Art!

We’ve partnered with the brilliant art production company IXXI. And we’re delighted to be giving THREE lucky winners the chance to pick a piece of absolutely wonderful IXXI art from their Paris Collection. IXXI are a young, innovative company. They offer a huge selection of art whether classic or modern. They’ve partnered with several major […]

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Ultimate French hot chocolate recipe

Written by on December 19, 2020 in Gastronomy
Ultimate French hot chocolate recipe

French style hot chocolate is decadent, it can’t be denied. Luxuriously rich, smooth, creamy and oh so chocolatey. It was introduced to the court of Versailles during the reign of Louis XIV but it was his grandson Louix XV who made it a feature of Versailles cuisine. During his reign, the popularity of hot chocolate […]

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Free French on demand TV and film platform

Written by on December 18, 2020 in Culture & Language
Free French on demand TV and film platform

TV5MONDEplus is the francophone streaming platform that allows you to watch subtitled films, series, documentaries, concerts and more, all for free! With 2020 being the year that we’ve spent more time in front of the TV than we might have expected, it’s a great new addition to the online stable of on demand films and […]

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WIN Winston Churchill: Painting on the French Riviera by Paul Rafferty

Written by on December 16, 2020 in Competitions
WIN Winston Churchill: Painting on the French Riviera by Paul Rafferty

Sir Winston Churchill discovered painting at the age of forty and revelled in his new pastime. He went on to produce over 600 paintings, of which more than 150 were painted on the French Riviera alone. In Winston Churchill: Painting on the French Riviera, the artist Paul Rafferty reveals for the first time many newly […]

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WIN an adorable children’s bedding set from Paris La Chambre

Written by on December 12, 2020 in Competitions
WIN an adorable children’s bedding set from Paris La Chambre

We’ve teamed up with the wonderful La Chambre Paris bedding experts to make Christmas dreams come true for one lucky winner! Win a fabulous kids’ bedding set: fitted sheet, a duvet cover and pillow case to a style of your choice (according to availability). La Chambre Paris will also pay for the shipping to any […]

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