i could live here: a converted waffle factory in lille.
by french by design comment

3/21/13

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i went all oh la la when i discovered this house tour. it has all the components i love in an interior: scandinavian design, 1950s industrial elements, factory building features, and to top it off, it’s in france — ok, i may slightly be biased on this last feature, i’ll admit.

moments away from europe’s largest flea market, known as ‘la braderie’ — which happens once a year in september in lille, france – this old waffle factory was converted into a spacious home where pascal françois, a professional photographer, his wife fanny and their two children, jules and anouk, enjoy flea market hunting and filling up their home with handpicked vintage treasures. although the space is mainly furnished with salvaged pieces, pascal and fanny’s interior is very modern and liveable. like i said, oh la la!

si –- french by design

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• photos by pascal françois via elle decoration u.k. and wake up.

27 responses to “i could live here: a converted waffle factory in lille.”

  1. So funny, it’s my house and it’s incredible to see the pictures on internet ! Thank you for all your messages and thanks for sharing too ;)
    Chris, i will have a look tommorow to see who made the sofa ( i can’t remember …)

    • I’m wondering if you could share where you found the kitchen backsplash tile ?
      Any leads would be great! thanks!

  2. Love this home. I am recently remodeling my kitchen and have fallen in love with those pendants. If any one is interested found them on alighting store.com. Love, love, love them!!!

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