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Bons Baisers de Paris

Bons Baisers de Paris


When tourists return from a trip to Paris, they usually bring back:
a) A tiny Eiffel Tower key chain
b) A poster bought in Montmartre
c ) A fridge magnet of the Champs Elysées
In short, the kind of things you don't want to find in your suitcase. Emma felt that way too, so she decided to concoct the perfect souvenir from Paris.

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A Californian in Paris

A Californian in Paris

In the mid 90's he was making shoes in a garage. Today, he’s our favorite American shoe designer. Thank God George Esquivel flies to Paris for every fashion week. He's waiting to meet you at the most popular concept store in Paris: Colette.

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Clothes by the Kilo

Clothes by the Kilo

"I would like 1 kilo of retro skirts, 500 grams of vintage scarves and 2 kilos of printed blouses." In this market they don't sell apples, they sell second-hand clothes. Welcome to Kiloshop, a new haunt for fashion addicts that just bloomed in the Marais.

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Rummage for Vintage

Rummage for Vintage

Vintage accessories are guaranteed to cause a sensation. A worn-out pouch, an embroidered silk scarf and a 1930s frock all score a few more points when you proclaim you rummaged through a brocante to find them. The thing is, you don't really know how to tell synthetic tulle from old fashioned lace. Book an appointment with the high priestess of vintage.

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Barbès Mon Amour

Barbès Mon Amour

Barbès. Tangled streets, bustling crowds, multicoloured clothes and spicy fragrances. Smack in the middle of the mayhem is a studio on la rue des Gardes that houses a dozen designers. Among them is a flamboyant woman called Sakina M'Sa.

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Get Me Some Tights, Now!

Get Me Some Tights, Now!

We so easily forget how, after having been gone for months, the cold wind whips at our legs with a vengeance. Fortunately, we have made the acquaintance of Mr. Oshi, a tights fetishist. To warm your frigid limbs, Mr. Oshi, who hails from Japan, has opened a boutique in the Marais that specialises in tights.

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