Friday, May 28, 2010


Hope you will stop by and check out some adorable necklaces from Nest Eggs Design. This is a local artist who creates these adorable personalized necklaces from your favorite photos. Just select from the styles and shapes in the shop, pick from one of the unique designs for the back of the pendant, choose length and colors and e-mail your photo to Michelle. She will have your personalized keepsake necklace for you within a week!

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You hope you can make it by The French Flea this Saturday from 11:00 - 6:00 for our first Memorial Day Sale! We will have markdowns on furniture, home decor, accessories and more. We've also added new items so I'm posting a few pictures today.

Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Sandals Are In!

We are now carrying some cute summer sandals perfect for the beach. Here are a few pictures of some other new items in the shop as well.

Come and Gone

Today I'm posting a couple of items that sold the first day they were on the floor. Sometimes great finds come in to the shop and I will try to post pictures on the blog when they do. If you are looking for any particular pieces, please let me know and I will keep an eye out when I am shopping!

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

New Pics

I'm posting some new pictures today from the shop. New items are coming in daily so I will try to post new items frequently!

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

And The Winner Is...

Thanks to everyone who came out to the grand opening of the French Flea on Saturday. Thanks to great weather and the Buck Creek Festival, we had a great turnout. We have now drawn from everyone who signed up to win the $50.00 shopping spree and the winner is...Marcie Dreffs. Congratulations, Marcie!

Here are some more pictures of some items in the shop. Now that we are officially open, our hours are Tuesday - Saturday from 11:00 - 6:00. You can contact us at 994-4208.

Saturday, May 1, 2010

Vendors at The French Flea

Today I am posting a few pictures of items from vendors at The French Flea. We are getting ready for the grand opening next Saturday. It is in conjunction with the Buck Creek Festival and we will have a drawing for a $50.00 shopping spree and refreshments will be provided.

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The French Flea is a Birmingham, AL based business specializing in selling painted and distressed furniture, rustic home decor and more. It reflects a love of anything french, rustic, shabby, chippy paint, distressed! We currently have a booth at Greystone Antiques on Hwy. 280 in Hoover and The Blue Building in Alabaster. We also offer custom furniture painting and will be your "picker" or personal shopper and look for pieces you are in search of! To contact The French Flea, call Karen at 721-0578 or email!