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'I started my business to give Swedes a more nuanced image of France'

Audrey Leclerq, owner and founder of ShopFrenchy. Photo: Private

Published: 26.Mar.2019 10:00 hrs

MY SWEDISH CAREER: When French native Audrey Leclercq moved to Sweden, she did not expect to be dismantling stereotypes as an entrepreneur just a couple of years later.

Months after Audrey Leclercq moved from France to Sweden in January 2016, she confronted Francophiles in the unlikeliest of places: her son’s preschool.

At a preschool meeting in summer 2016, the preschool’s staff and parents started to share with her their love for France and the French Riviera more specifically. Others shared that they had learned French in high school. 

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