The Best Local Shopping Spots in Paris

The month’s salary burning in your pockets? Itching to get gifts for friends and family? Curious to find the very best stores, bookshops and markets in Paris? Is browsing your number one hobby? We understand, and so do our locals, who have their own favorite hidden gems, top picks for when nothing but a bit of window (or actual) shopping will do the trick. Check out their recommended local shops and never fall in a tourist trap again.

Aux Comptoirs du Chineur – Quality bric-a-brac shop

Aux Comptoirs du Chineur – Quality bric-a-brac shop

Image by C. Longares

“Aux Comptoirs du Chineur” in Paris is a unique shop and bric-a-brac, a fantastic place to spend some time looking for vintage treasures…

Full Article by Constan Longares Barrio

La Dimension Fantastique – Fantastic bookshop!!!

La Dimension Fantastique – Fantastic bookshop!!!

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“La Dimension Fantastique” in Paris is a fantasy, humor & sci-fi bookshop where the owner is a real authority! They even have artwork by local artists…

Full Article by Constan Longares Barrio

La Mouette Rieuse – Out of the box bookshop

La Mouette Rieuse – Out of the box bookshop

Image by Constantino Longares

“La Mouette Rieuse” in Paris is an atypical bookshop. I like it because of the books & gadgets one can find there. I always find it surprising & joyful!

Full Article by Constan Longares Barrio

Lancryer – For all your stationery needs…

Lancryer – For all your stationery needs…

Image by Yuko Ogino

“Lancryer” in Paris is one of my favorite shops for stationery without the usually quite impressive price tags. Great for gifts, too!

Full Article by Yuko Ogino

Le Boutique Dépot-vente – Fashion hunting classics

Le Boutique Dépot-vente – Fashion hunting classics

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“Le Boutique Dépot-vente”, in the back streets of Paris, is a favourite thrifty independent retailer of mine. It makes garment hunting an adventure!

Full Article by Paul Wright

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