The shop’s colorful facade got my attention as we drove past, and despite a tight schedule I managed to persuade my husband to turn the car around, drop me across the street and set up a meeting time for later in the day. It was the right thing to do!
Villa Maroc is bright, colorful and filled with layer upon layer of visual goodness. I needed to slow down to take it all in. A charming lady (who I later discovered was the owner’s mother) let me know that céramiques were discounted 20%. Everything – on the floors, the walls, the chairs, the tables, in baskets and boxes and bowls – clamored for my attention.
The feeling was warm and evocative of the past – but perfectly modern at the same time. READ MORE