Our spring 2022 edition is out now! Our March/April 22 issue celebrates the arrival of warm weather with expert tips for planting tulips (plus, how to create a beautiful bouquet); a visit to the Château d’Ambleville, known for its stunning Italianesque garden that bursts into life come spring; and a complete Discovering Guide” to France’s glittering Emerald Coast. We also refresh our interiors for the season, this edition with a retro millstone house turned family home in Montmartre, an old restored Norman presbytery and the refined, Regency-style house of the founder of a Bordeaux-based events & design agency. Plus, fresh fragrances for spring, a perfect dinner party menu from a French cook… and so much more.
Here, take a peek at just a few of our features, or click below to flip through a preview — vive le printemps!
Expert Tulips Tips
Here at MFCH, we have a fever… tulip fever! And so does Edoardo Grassi, the self-taught gardener and founder of Gaspard à Table – a site that specializes in selling rare French bulbs. For this issue, he teaches us all the best ways to plant these sensational spring flowers. Plus, achieve the “tulip touch” with step-by-step instructions for creating a beautiful bouquet from our Editor-in-Chief, Sharon Santoni.
A Perfect French Dinner Party
On the table this issue, we’re celebrating the arrival of warm weather with some delightfully simple recipes, including some from Héloïse Brion (aka “Miss Maggie’s Kitchen”), who has created a dinner party recipe plan styled exclusively for MFCH using pieces from her new lifestyle essentials collection: parsley by MMK. The perfect plan for wow-ing guests!
Discover an Oasis in Montmartre
Of our many featured interiors this season is a veritable oasis nestled in the foothills of Montmartre – a three-story millstone house has been transformed into a charming family home with a retro city-meets-country feel. Learn exactly how the esteemed interior design firm, Camille Hermand Architectures, transformed this formerly large, uninhabited and unoptimized urban dwelling into a sight to see.
Brittany’s True Gem
France’s Côte d’Émeraude (Emerald Coast) is hiding more than just a few treasures. Soaring cliffs, turquoise waters, endless sandy beaches, charming coastal towns… Brittany’s rugged peninsula is filled with breathtaking places begging to be discovered. Our latest “Discovering Guide” takes us to seven different enchanting destinations, with the insider lowdown on where to stay and eat and what to do and see!
We hope you are excited as we are about our March/April 2022 issue!