Inside La Bulle

Autumn Colours ahead

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Most customers buy a bag that they need, or of course just want, that is to be used now and in the near future. Which means that bags bought in August are primarily going to be used in Autumn. So if you are on your summer hols and think shops are beginning to lose the summer colour you're spot on. We love it when the season changes as the new shades always add a magic touch to the way the shops feel, we clear the colours that are going out of season to make space..... and so it continues season after...

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Rain

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You know how when its been dry for a while, the grass is suffering from drought and everything is feeling a bit parched? Naturally thoughts move to "we could do with a bit of rain". Well it has been raining solid for the past two days and the idea of it being a good thing has worn thin. Sun where are you??

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The Carrier bag bag

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Now we do understand fashion, in its most outrageous to its most beautiful form. But this is a quandry. Beautifully made from the finest materials to look like a £1 carrier bag. Maybe it is simply Art, the creativity is in the concept. Dicuss?

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Burford now fully open

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After our speedy turnaround of getting the premises, it seemed to take ages, and lots of visits to Ikea, to be set up and ready for our customers, with a real stop and start beginning. Water pouring in when it rained, finding our manager, figuring out the politics of parking, adding more lighting, and more lighting and more lighting, tweaking the product mix on offer, training, to name but a few of the humps in the road we encountered. However, we are now full steam ahead. Learning about trading in Burford as you only can once you are there, getting...

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