A couple of weeks ago, my good friend DEARSUGAR posted this great shopping guide to Paris.
A couple of weeks ago, my good friend DEARSUGAR posted this great shopping guide to Paris. I thought it might of interest to those of you here on FAB, so I wanted to repost:
Shopping is part of Parisian culture. Many of the world's finest designers are French and Paris is the mecca of Fashion Houses. People talk about the fabulous shopping in Paris, and now I know why. It's amazing - I've never seen anything like it!
Nowhere else in the world can you find solid blocks of couture like in Paris. They've got all the big flagships like: Dior, Chanel, Louis, Yves Saint Laurent ... and the most darling little boutiques. Even those who claim to hate shopping, can't resist at least a little bit of browsing.
Galleries Lafayette - 100,000 people walk through these doors every day (closed Sundays). One author wrote about how when she dreams of shopping, she’s often in Galleries Lafayette. This is a shopoholics haven with over 100 boutiques under the same roof. 40 Blvd Haussmann
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