Paris One-of-a-Kind Shops

Paris

map of paris showing shops in the 1st arrondissemont

One of our favorite sections on every Red Map is the And you should know, where we list a city's most unique off-the-beaten path merchants.  They can be historic, iconic, as well as brand new.  Here's a selection of some Paris' most illustrious purveyors of beautiful objet and delicacies.

KITCHEN - Cooking Tools
E.Dehillerin18 rue Coquilliere
The ultimate kitchen supply store for the home gourmand.

Le Creuset - 26 Rue des Rosiers
Since 1925, Le Creuset is the maker of the famous French enameled cookware that comes in a multitude of colors. In Paris you will find the greatest selection of they cookware, which can be almost too pretty to use.

FOOD PURVEYORS
Maison Maille - 6 pl. Madeleine
The grandfather and most famous of France's fine mustards purveyors.

WINE
Caves Auge116 Blvd Hausmann
Rare wines, from this purveyor who has been in business since 1850.

SWEETS CONFECTIONS
À la Mère de Famille - 23 Rue Rambuteau
Delectable French confections, chocolates, Belgi Galettes - the paper-thin waffles with creme fillings - and much more await you at this historic 200 year old Paris confectioner.


HOME & GARDEN
Jardins du Roi Soleil32 Blvd de la Bastille
Historic French garden ornament supplier to Versailles.  Roi Soleil still practices the art of crafting elegant garden accessories that made it a favorite of French Kings.

FASHION RESOURCES
Fabrics
Marche St. Pierre2 rue Nodier
This market, known as the "Temple of Seamstresses," is where you'll find every conceivable textile.

Ribbon & Trim
Mokuba - 18 rue Montmartre
The ultimate source in Paris for ribbons of every style, make, color and material.

Ultramod3 rue du Choiseul
Selection of the finest fabric trim, ribbon, threads and buttons!

PAPER:
Benneton Graveur75 Blvd Malesherbes
Luxury stationery, refined taste and elegant desk accessories.

Calligrane4-6 rue Louis Phillipe IV
Paper is presented as an art form in this wonderful shop, with every grain, texture and shade of color you could imagine.

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