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Keeping up with the 19th-century passageway trend in Paris, butchers Véro and Dodat built the arcade between Rue de Jean-Jacques Rousseau and Rue de Croix-des-Petits-Champs in 1826. One of the first to benefit from gas lighting and one of the last few surviving passages in the city, Galerie Véro-Dodat retains much of the majestic splendor that characterized it at its time of origin. Marble columns, black and white checkered flooring, frescoes and paintings on the ceiling illustrate the Neoclassical school of architecture. Frequented by Parisian elite, it is lined with a plethora of boutiques specializing in designer fashion, quaint antiques, furnishings, home decor and art. The historical landmark is worth a visit to explore, if not to shop.
Vintage jewelry or fine diamonds perfectly go with gowns and classy outfits, but the same stuff does not match with your casual outfits. Designer Marie Hélèn Taillac came up with a revolutionary idea of dabbling with precious and semi-precious stones and designing jewelry that can be paired with jeans and a casual t-shirt. The result was astounding and now the pieces are loved by one and all. This Parisian store showcases this colorful artwork that can be worn for even a simple party.
Karl Lagerfeld is synonymous with haute couture. With a longstanding association with Chanel to his credit, the designer and artist lends his vision and eclecticism to an eponymous brand boutique in the fashion capital of the world. This state-of-the-art establishment boasts an edgy and futuristic design replete with monochromatic hues and chic accents. The collection of clothing, accessories, eyewear, handbags, shoes and fragrances cater to the cosmopolitan and fashion-forward clientele.
It's important that you dress well, but when you're in a fashionable city like Paris, it's good to be at your fabulous best at all times. Assuring that you never ever make a fashion faux-pas again, is Suite 114. It's an ultimate fashion destination featuring pieces from all around the world. This store stocks internationally renowned fashion designers like Jean Paul Gaultier along side upcoming talents.
If you think that Hermès is just for clothes and accessories, then you might want to hold that thought. Besides scarves, ties, fine jewelry, and fragrances, Hermès has a separate section called Home Objects. You can find mugs, photo stands, blankets and many more things for your house here. You can also pick up printed beach towels and beach bags from the Beach Collection.
The Givenchy flagship store at the fashionable rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré is one that meets all your clothing needs. From office wear and shoes to accessories, such as bags and sun glasses to cosmetics - anything that you can think of and associate with fashion is available at Givenchy's. Even if you want to learn about the latest trends, or buy some irresistible fragrances, then this boutique is for you.
Pret-a-porter is the style mantra in this boutique. And Yves Saint Laurent has a a whole new designer team to work on the fresh look for many seasons to come. This boutique is dedicated to women's fashion like no other. With the top trends in clothing coupled with fantastic fashion accessories, perfumes and the like, you will be pleasantly surprised to discover a newer you on leaving the store. Be prepared however, to be set back by a few euros at the least.
The perfume is popular everywhere around the world. But here it's women's wear all glamorous and ultra-feminine. The designs range from the trendy to sleek, lending a charisma to the wearer that will assuredly set her apart in a crowd. The polite and helpful staff is ever ready to suggest some designs that are especially suited to your form and figure. Try out this boutique for a new wardrobe that is all set to wow the audience.
Fine footwear, trendy glares, classy handbags, and haute couture ready-to-wear creations - if you're looking for any of these, head to Christian Dior. Located at Avenue Montaigne, it is a shopaholic's haven. Just make sure you have enough money in your wallet, or else you'll have to leave empty-handed. This world famous brand now has chic stuff for home décor as well.
Italian fashion guru, Karl Lagerfeld displays his chic collection of prêt à porter, fine footwear and furs in this shop. But most of all, Fendi is very popular for its fabulous handbags, which are sported by many superstars. The collection of sunglasses, wallets and other fashion accessories is worth checking out as well.
Balenciaga is a fashion house where you'll find supremely trendy accessories with which to spice up your wardrobe. The apparel for men and women is also the very definition of chic. You can check out the bubble skirts or the skinny pants with military prints. The collection of handbags is definitely worth checking out.
If you love classic traditional cuts in your clothes, Paule Ka is just for you. Designer Serge Cajfinger combines his scissor happy skills to suit your desires. Kit up in the latest cuts and trends of the season with fashion gear ranging from skirts, cardigans, trousers, jackets and spectacular accessories that will surely woo the crowds.