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#DCmoments Paris Shopping Guide

Alex Zouaghi, the passionate photographer, established blogger and endless wanderer behind the popular @a_ontheroad Instagram account, shares with us his favourite hidden shopping gems in Paris.

Paris is admired the world over for its incredible sense of style. Discover some of the city’s most beautiful fashion and homeware boutiques where you can tap into a taste of this exceptional Parisian chic.
Officine Universelle Buly
6 rue Bonaparte, 75006 Paris

Officine Universelle Buly

Located in the heart of Saint Germain with more than 200 years of history, Officine Universelle Buly
offers a unique selection of skincare, beauty accessories and luxury fragrances to take visitors on a journey through the origins of modern perfumery.

Officine Universelle Buly details
38 rue de Charenton, 75012 Paris

La Galcante

Made for book collectors and history lovers, La Galcante is one of the last remaining bookstores almost entirely dedicated to the French press. From rare publications and old newspapers to ancient prints and posters, visitors can trawl through centuries of unique finds in its Bastille location.

La Galcante deails
La Galcante
Antoinette Poisson
12 rue St Sabin, 75011 Paris

Antoinette Poisson

Named after the favoured mistress of Louis XV, Antoinette Poisson revives long-forgotten printing savoir-faire to create marvellous stationery and paper goods. Its beautiful atelier is tucked behind the buzzing Place de la Bastille.

Antoinette Poisson details
9 rue de la Monnaie, 75001 Paris

La Samaritaine

A true Parisian institution, the recently renovated La Samaritaine is an iconic department store on rue de la Monnaie. With a private salon and personal shoppers available exclusively for Dorchester Collection guests, a trip here is a must on any Parisian shopping itinerary.

La Samaritaine details
La Samaritaine
Marin Montagut
48 rue Madame, 75006 Paris

Marin Montagut

Creative connoisseur of arts Marin Montagut is the curator and owner of his namesake homeware store on rue Madame. It’s filled with an eclectic mix of decorative items, antiques, stationery and souvenirs.

Marin Montagut details
36 Boulevard Raspail, 75007 Paris

Collector Square

Truly one of a kind in the luxury fashion and art industry, Collector Square’s flagship boutique in the seventh arrondissement features an impressive selection of secondhand jewellery, watches, bags and collectables, sourced from all around the world by its team of experts.

Collector Square
Collector Square
La Maison Valmont pour Le Meurice details
6 rue de Castiglione, 75001 Paris

La Maison Valmont pour Le Meurice

A serene sanctuary dedicated to beauty and art, La Maison Valmont pour Le Meurice brings Switzerland’s unique skincare expertise to a beautiful boutique on rue de Rivoli, along with a selection of perfumes and cosmetic treatments. Upstairs, visitors can enjoy treatments in the Valmont spa.

La Maison Valmont pour Le Meurice
43 rue de Valois, 75001 Paris

Jardin du Palais Royal

A hidden gem located in the heart of the city, the gardens of the Palais Royal are a quintessential representation of the French art de vivre. With a collection of small, independent French boutiques alongside international retailers, the gardens were made for Parisian wanderings. They’re filled with perfect spots to pick up a coffee and watch the world go by.

Jardin du Palais Royal details
Jardin du Palais Royal
Rouje
11 bis rue Bachaumont, 75002 Paris

Rouje

Undeniably Parisian, Rouje’s prêt-à-porter and accessories are created by women, for women. But more than just fashion, Rouje represents a free-spirited state of mind, dedicated to effortless Parisian chic.

rouje details

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