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Food in Bastille & Eastern Paris

La Manufacture de Chocolat

If you dine at superstar chef Alain Ducasse's restaurants, the chocolate will have been made here at Ducasse's own chocolate factory (the first in Paris to produce 'bean-to-bar' chocolate), which he set up with his …
Homewares in Bastille & Eastern Paris

La Cocotte

If the gourmet restaurants along rue Paul Bert have inspired you to get into the kitchen, stop by the boutique of designers Andrea Wainer and Laetitia Bertrand for stylish, often Paris- and/or French-themed accoutre…
Homewares in Bastille & Eastern Paris

Fermob

If you want to create the ‘Jardin du Luxembourg look’ in your own garden, head for Fermob. It makes French-park-style benches and folding chairs in a range of great colours – from carrot and lemon to fuchsia and aub…
Arts & Crafts in Bastille & Eastern Paris

Viaduc des Arts

Located beneath the red-brick arches of the Promenade Plantée elevated park, the Viaduc des Arts' line-up of traditional artisans and contemporary designers – including furniture and tapestry restorers, interior des…
Fashion & Accessories in Bastille & Eastern Paris

So We Are

Founded by friends Hélène and Magali, So We Are specialises in hard-to-find French and European women's fashion labels. Look out for embroidered T-shirts by Keur Paris, art deco-inspired geometric jewellery from Par…
Jewellery in Bastille & Eastern Paris

Alt + Go

Jewellery designers Alex and Svet and guest designer Youlia create fantastical pieces using unexpected materials – thermoformed polished acrylic in every colour of the rainbow is a striking favourite, along with rub…
Vintage in Bastille & Eastern Paris

Les Chi(n)euses

It might be tiny but this charming shop stocks a trove of vintage homewares – globes, clocks, mirrors, vases, sculptures, lamps, light fittings and furniture – from the 1950s to 1970s. Stock rotates regularly. Many …
Market in Bastille & Eastern Paris

Marché aux Puces d’Aligre

Smaller but more central than Paris’ other flea markets, the Marché aux Puces d’Aligre, adjoining the Marché d’Aligre street market, has a jumble of furniture, antiques, retro homewares, books, vintage and new cloth…
Music in Bastille & Eastern Paris

Souffle Continu

Owners Bernard Ducayron and Théo Jarrier have their own record label, and their spacious, terrazzo-tiled shop specialises in vinyl, discs, books and DVDs spanning genres as diverse as electronic, jazz, rock, experim…
Food & Drinks in Bastille & Eastern Paris

Chez Teil

Cheeses (Cantal, St-Nectaire and Bleu d'Auvergne), hams, wines, Puy lentils and glass jars of tripe are among the gourmet goods sold at this tiny shop specialising in produits d'Auvergne – products from the Auvergne…