Tuesday, July 13, 2010
Next up ... trims!
Here again, my husband rescued me with his knowledge of French. Rather than bring the trims to the cutting table, you must bring the cutter to the trims you want. My husband helped me flag down a sales associate and conveyed the lengths I wanted. Once your trims are cut, the sales associate holds them for you while you pay. You bring a receipt back to her to collect your purchase.
Sooo, here are my selections:
I bought a few sewing-related implements at Mercerie Saint Pierre too:
My husband had a few extra days in Paris while I was attending a conference for work at a chateau just outside the city. When we were reunited for our ride on the Eurostar to England, he surprised me with more trim that he had picked up at a store called Entree des Fournisseurs (or at least that is what it said on the bag). Here are his selections:
at 6:21 PM