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May 14, 2013 - Dior and cooking pots

Picorette was such a wonderful restaurant that we decided it was worth a trip back to Granville so we could enjoy it again. Our other motive for returning was to visit Les Rhumbes, the childhood home of Christian Dior. It is now a museum and was featuring an exhibit that blended with the Impressionist Festival that is currently on in Normandy. There were displays of Dior dresses from the 1940s right up to today. Some of them were incredibly beautiful-works of art in their own right. The gardens surrounding the house were designed by Dior’s...

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