Comfort Hotel Montmartre Place du Tertre
16, rue Tholoze
Phone: (33) 1 42550506
Fax: (33) 1 42550095
1962 are curators of 1960s trends. Located in Paris' hip Montmartre neighborhood, this boutique celebrates everything vintage. Peruse their shelves for clothing and fashion accessories for women, as well as unique home decor. If the iconic Jackie O. is your fashion inspiration, then a purchase from 1962 is sure to be a great addition to your wardrobe.
Le Grenier à pain looks like other bakeries in a district like many others in the 18th arrondissement of Paris. It is one of the 20 bakeries owned by Michel Galloyer and received the 2010 best baguette of Paris award. Walk in here to savor fresh baked breads, pastries and patisseries. Check out the website for more details.
Charles Mas is a bargain-hunter. He travels around France to collect forgotten objects. Former factories and warehouse stocks are the places he looks. His shop called Tombées du Camion located in the Abbesses district looks like a back garden workshop. You will find jewels, fashion accessories, gadgets, and decoration objects. Some old stuff and some new: from 1930's pearls, to 1970's flashy earrings. These objects witness a remote past. This place is a vintage paradise at a low cost. Charles Mas owns a second shop in Saint-Ouen flee market, which is specialized in decorative objects. Call +33 9 8121 6280 for more information.
La Biscuiterie de Montmartre is a timeless location on Montmartre's Rue Norvis, a winding cobblestone street with artisan shop after artisan shop bringing the timeless nature of the neighborhood to life. Founded by twenty-five year ice cream maker Pascal Vezinet, La Biscuiterie is no improvisational playground. Vezinet brings meticulous artisan experience to his craft, measuring carefully, baking perfectly and removing just in time to restock the macaroons and biscuits that have already been devoured by hungry customers. Everything at this confectioners wonderland is hand made and exceptionally cozy with shelves lined in beautifully decorated boxes and small cellophane bags of sweets tied off with small ribbons. For a taste of enduring elegance of Parisian culture, La Biscuiterie de Montmartre is a shining gem of tradition.
Roberta Oprandi and her husband Bruno Hadjaj are the creative forces behind Spree. This concept is a culmination of aesthetic and fashion sensibilities that have made an unique mark on the Parisian shopping scene. This boutique and art gallery is reminiscent of an art loft, replete with whitewashed facades and sketches on the walls. It showcases drawings and paintings by emerging and established contemporary artists. The minimal setting allows a focus on vintage and modern furniture and lamps. Trendsetting clothing for women include designs by the likes of Tsumori Chisato, Giorgio Brato, Bonamano & Ferrari, Giorgio Brato, Roberto Del Carlo.
Choose from over 150 unique flavors of tea to pep up your mood at Neo T. A selection that spans the world, do not be surprised if you find some rare varieties and infusions here. While going through the collection, also pick up trendy equipment to add charm to your tea time. A selection of incense and books are also available.
Paperdolls was created by Candy Miller: its concept is unique and very original. All fashion victims will love it as they will be buy fashionable designer clothing that are true to the current trends. This shop proposes the creations of four young designers who work on one concept: femininity. "Chic retro," 1900s style, precious and natural materials, contemporary woolen models, and jewels--everything is available here. Walk into this beautifully decorated shop and you won't leave disappointed.
This thrifty music store is known to be one of the few shops to cater to individuals with a keen inclination towards musical instruments like saxophones, harmonicas and more. A sublet of the same is located at 5 Rue Duperré and houses some of the most fantastic guitars. Drop into Major Pigalle and browse around to search for your future musical instrument. Harmonica classes by the famed artist Sebastien Charlier, too takes place here from time to time. Check the website for further details.
The Manani is a small store in the Montmartre neighborhood with incredibly beautiful clothes made out of colorful African cloths. Manani is situated on the road leading toward Montmartre hill, on a fairly touristic street, but the prices are still affordable. The store is a treasure for people who like colors! It offers a very large choice of handbags in different sizes, shapes and colors, amazing colorful summer dresses and skirts, as well as silver jewelry, shell earrings, necklaces and wooden bracelets. It offers an unbelievably large choice for such a small store!
Le Sept-Cinq is a unique concept store located 9th District. Housed in a lovely boutique, the store has many things to offer from clothing, apparel to accessories. Everything in the store is sourced locally and hence it is 100 percent Parisian. After all the shopping, you can take a breather and enjoy some baked goodies and craft beer at the bar located at the back of the shop.
La Fabrique was launched in 2011 by an avid cookie lover and gave way to an inventive culinary movement. The timeless baked delight dons imaginative avatars that are influenced by classic flavor combinations like lemon meringue, strawberry white chocolate, cinnamon and apple, smarties, oreo and candied orange. The choicest ingredients are selected from across the country; calisson candy representing Aix-en-Provence and pink praline sourced from Valence as well as nougat from Montélimar. Your cookie order can be customized for a delicious addition to the menu at your private event.
In the Abbesses district in the 18th arrondissement of Paris, Jean-Daniel Vivès and Christian Lima have opened a very different cheese shop. These two people have two passions, music and cheese, made with raw milk if possible. They play some pop music in the shop and propose a musical magazine to read near the cash register. The cheese shop Fromage et Ramage also offers in its delicatessen display a large choice of spreads, eggplant caviar, wines, antipasti, etc. they can make cheeses plates, they deliver, and can make vacuum-packed parcels if you have to travel.