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Top Choice Confectionery in Le Marais, Ménilmontant & Belleville

Chez Hélène

Pure indulgence is what this irresistible bonbon boutique – a child's dream come true – is about. Old-fashioned toffees and caramels, fudge, liquorice, Eiffel Tower sugar cubes, designer lollipops, artisanal marshma…
Top Choice Fashion & Accessories in Louvre & Les Halles

Didier Ludot

In the rag trade since 1975, collector Didier Ludot sells the city’s finest couture creations of yesteryear in his exclusive twinset of boutiques, hosts exhibitions and has published a book portraying the evolution …
Top Choice Food in Le Marais, Ménilmontant & Belleville

L'Éclair de Génie

You will never look at a simple éclair again after visiting the swish boutique of highly creative pastry chef Christophe Adam. Exquisitely filled and decorated éclairs are displayed with military precision in rows b…
Top Choice Arts in Le Marais, Ménilmontant & Belleville

Les Exprimeurs

For an exquisite paper cut-out of the Eiffel Tower, a bookmark shaped like the Panthéon rooftop or a quality sketchbook or ink pen, look no further than this wonderful stationery shop. It sells both fabulously class…
Top Choice Food in Le Marais, Ménilmontant & Belleville

Aux Merveilleux

It's hard to say what will send you running for the smelling salts more: the stunning period decor lit by a giant crystal chandelier, or the trays of sinfully gooey cakes, as decadent and rebellious as the 18th-cent…
Top Choice Homewares in Le Marais, Ménilmontant & Belleville

Fleux

Innovative designs for the home by European designers fill this twinset of big white mazes. Products range from super chic to kitsch, clever and plain crazy. Its e-boutique stocks about 10% of what you see on the sh…
Top Choice Fashion in Le Marais, Ménilmontant & Belleville

Made by Moi

'Made by Me', aka handmade, is the driver of this appealing boutique on trendy rue Oberkampf – a perfect address to buy unusual gifts. Mooch here for women's fashion, homewares and other beautiful objects like colou…
Top Choice Concept Store in Le Marais, Ménilmontant & Belleville

Merci

A Fiat Cinquecento marks the entrance to this unique concept store, which donates all its profits to a children’s charity in Madagascar. Shop for fashion, accessories, linens, lamps and nifty designs for the home; a…
Top Choice Food & Drinks in The Islands

38 Saint Louis

Not only does this contemporary, creamy white-fronted fromagerie run by a young, dynamic, food-driven duo have an absolutely superb selection of first-class French fromage (cheese), it also offers Saturday wine tast…
Top Choice Fashion & Accessories in Montmartre & Northern Paris

Pigalle

Blend in with local hipsters with a hoodie emblazoned with the B&W Pigalle logo from this leading Parisian menswear brand, created by wild-child designer and amateur basketball player Stéphane Ashpool, who grew …