• QUIRKY OLD BITS & PIECES HAND SOURCED IN EUROPE

  • VINTAGE FURNITURE THAT COULD TELL A STORY OR TWO

  • OLD PIECES with a story

    LIGHTING THAT HAS BEEN LOVINGLY BROUGHT BACK TO LIFE TO SHINE ONCE MORE

  • ECLECTIC PIECES THAT INTRIGUE & OFFER A CERTAIN STYLE

  • AND OF COURSE OUR OWN RANGE OF POSTERS, LINEN CUSHIONS, WALL HANGINGS & GREETING CARDS

  • Continually INSPIRED by vintage style

    LA BROCANTE: A WONDERFUL MIX OF EUROPEAN STYLE & VINTAGE INTRIGUE

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For the past 5 years La Brocante (pronounced 'la brocont' & translated as 'flea market')
has been trading in a wonderfully eclectic world of European vintage objects,
upcycled creations, curiosities and slightly-quirky, eclectic homewares
personally hand-picked by us from around the globe ... read more

Recent Blog Posts

I have a bit of a thing for nougat
19 September, 2016

There are a couple of reasons for this blog post based purely on nougat. The first reason is that earlier today I was feeling a little peckish and so popped next door to Cellar & Pantry next to our store...

How I failed English in a French school
21 May, 2016

When I was 13 years old my father took sabbatical leave from the University of Melbourne to do further research in botany at the Université de Montpellier in the south of France. We said our goodbyes to horses, ducks, guinea...

Marvellous Marseille
22 March, 2016

There’s a small book you can buy from the street stalls in France selling newspapers, magazines and confectionary that lists all the brocante markets scheduled in various cities, towns and villages over a three-month period. It’s always tricky to decipher...

Toutes Directions - Driving in France
27 January, 2016

Australian drivers could learn a thing or two from French drivers - there, I said it. We are forever pleasantly surprised at the general courtesy and patience evident on French roads, even in the biggest cities, at least in comparison...