Comfort Hotel Champigny Sur Marne
143, rue Alexandre Fourny
Phone: (33) 1 49830142
Fax: (33) 1 49831777
With a history dating back to 1923, Calligaris has been producing quality furniture through three generations of family ownership. Originally specializing in wooden chairs, the business has expanded and now includes the full range of home furnishings. This Parisian location is their second flagship store and offers an excellent selection of beautiful furniture.
Grab a croissant and your cup of coffee and head off to one of the oldest flea markets in France called the Puces de Montreuil. Established in the 19th Century, it mainly stocks second-hand clothes (in good condition) and designer seconds. If wearing second hand clothes is not your thing, then browse through jewelry, antique engravings, appliances, crockery and even old furniture.
Grand Dépôt-Vente de Paris, located in the 12th arrondissement, is a 3000 square meter (32291.7 square foot) showroom of quality and diverse secondhand furniture. The ideal shop for bargain hunters, you will find many antique and contemporary furniture and decorative objects here. Whatever your taste, there is something you will fancy. New furniture and objects are available via catalog. Thanks to regular deliveries, you will be able to easily decorate your home at a low price.
The clothes shop No Complex specializes in plus size women s clothes: from 44 to 60 (most French shops do not go over size 42). At No Complex, you will be well advised, Paule has a very good taste. Clothes are chosen according to the fabric s and cut s quality but also to the fashionable look: it is not because a woman is larger that she must be old-fashioned! Young ladies will find very colorful clothes as well as blue jeans, and the ladies will get more formal suits to go to work as well as very nice and light summer dresses.
Lovers of organic food should not ignore this highly renowned specialty shop in Paris. It is a tearoom during the day and you can enjoy its excellent produce on site. All is designed with physical health in mind - fresh produce is delivered daily. Feel healthier and avoid a harmful diet through the dietician's helpful advice. The range of organic produce available seems to go on forever since it goes from meat (on order) to teas.
Once wine storage facilities, these beautiful stone structures have been converted into shops and restaurants, making this all-pedestrian area a favorite with Parisians, especially on Sundays when most stores around the city are closed. With the humongous UGC-Ciné Cité Bercy multiplex at one end, the Cour Saint-Emilion features eateries (ranging from The Frog pub to the fancy Chai 33, with its adjacent first-rate wine boutique) as well as stores, from the ubiquitous Sephora to the Alice bookstore and even a spa, Ominsens. The neighboring park, with its tiny vineyard, is not to be missed on a sunny day. -Mary-Laure Neulat
Are you searching for unique items from a bygone age? Goldymama proposes a fine selection of shoes, accesories and men and women's clothing from every era! In a charming decor and under a grand, golden chandelier, dig through piles and you will surely find what your heart desires...for more than modest prices. Treasures await you!
Art director Andrea Weiner and culinary stylist Rachel Khoo teamed up to create this successful and original concept store. In a beautifully decorated space, you can select not only all kinds of kitchen accessories such as cute tea towels, but also and most importantly books from all over the world about food and culture – recipe collections, food-centered novels, gorgeous Japanese photography books, scholarly works, you name it. Patrons can sit down for a snack of homemade goodies and excellent tea. Book signings, cooking workshops for children and wine tastings are scheduled regularly. -Mary-Laure Neulat
Tantalizing gourmet pastries and breads are featured at this refreshing patisserie. Under the magic of chefs Cyril Lignac and Benoit Couvrand, this patisserie presents creative and innovative pastries, cakes and other baked savories. Marble cakes, lemon tarts, eclectic eclairs and some of the sassiest sandwiches are offered. Visually appealing cakes and pastries make this place stand out from other bakeries. Don't forget to pack home the baguette bread.
The Concept Store is the new shop located inside the MK2 Bibliothèque cinema in the 13th arrondissement of Paris. All the products sold here are scrupulously selected, quality items. You will find everything in relation to the movie industry (books, CDs, posters, stationery, DVDs etc.) and much more (grocery items, design objects, kids products etc.) such as a “do-it-yourself” camera that takes vintage pictures, fun jewelry, perfumes, comics, T-shirts, organic teas and scented oils. If you are looking for a present or if you have time before your movie starts, the Concept Store is the place to stroll in.
Travel back to your youth in the shop Automates et Poupées, located by the Viaduc des Arts in Paris’s 12th Arrondissement. The shop owners create and restore new and antique automatons, dolls and teddy bears. Historic toys are also sold, such as songbirds in their cages, music boxes and stuffed toys. Camille Guillebert used to work at the last important French robot and doll maker, Maison Decamps, for 20 years. He was the last employee before the closing down of the firm in 1996, when he opened his shop with Sylviane Dugas, restorer of ancient dolls.
Mel, Mich et Martin is a concept store and triple threat - it is part gallery, part boutique and part coffee shop. Indulge all your senses by reveling in the art offered, shopping for trendy clothes and tasting the delicious coffee and pastries for sale. As a bonus, the interior is hip, with brick walls and sleek wooden furniture. If there is one thing you can be sure of, you will never be bored at Mel, Mich et Martin.