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Top Choice Department Store in St-Germain & Les Invalides

Le Bon Marché

Built by Gustave Eiffel as Paris’ first department store in 1852, this is the epitome of style, with a superb concentration of men’s and women’s fashions, homewares, stationery, books and toys. Break for a coffee, a…
Top Choice Department Store in Champs-Élysées & Grands Boulevards

Galeries Lafayette

Grande-dame department store Galeries Lafayette is spread across the main store (whose magnificent stained-glass dome is over a century old), men’s store, and homewares store with a gourmet emporium.Catch modern art…
Top Choice Homewares in Montparnasse & Southern Paris

Storie

Beautiful objects with une histoire (a story) is what this backstreet boutique where hand-woven Mongolian rugs languish next to silk and cashmere from Afghanistan and Peacebomb jewellery from Laos is all about. Item…
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…
Department Store in Champs-Élysées & Grands Boulevards

Le Printemps

Famous department store Le Printemps encompasses Le Printemps de la Mode (women’s fashion) and Le Printemps de l’Homme (men's fashion), both with established and up-and-coming designer wear, and Le Printemps de la B…
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…
Department Store in Le Marais, Ménilmontant & Belleville

BHV

BHV (pronounced bay-ash-vay) is a vast, straightforward department store in Le Marais where you can buy everything from guidebooks on Paris to men's, women's and kids' clothing and accessories, stationery, luggage a…
Department Store in Louvre & Les Halles

La Samaritaine

One of Paris' four big department stores, the 10-storey La Samaritaine is finally emerging from its much contested and drawn-out 14-year overhaul. Pritzker Prize–winning Japanese firm Sanaa has preserved much of the…
Homewares in Louvre & Les Halles

E Dehillerin

Founded in 1820, this extraordinary two-level store – more like an old-fashioned warehouse than a shiny, chic boutique – carries an incredible selection of professional-quality matériel de cuisine (kitchenware). Pou…
Department Store in Champs-Élysées & Grands Boulevards

Galeries Lafayette – Champs-Élysées

The new Galeries Lafayette on the Champs-Élysées is located in one of the avenue's earliest art deco buildings. Although smaller than the main Haussmann store, it will undoubtedly be more modern with a layout specif…