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Paris, Shops & More

Paris, Shops & More

by TASCHEN
     
 

Arm yourself with the stylish guide to style in the world's style capital! Small enough to fit in a tiny handbag but big enough to include descriptions and photographs of Paris's best fashion, shoe, and perfume shops, but also concept stores, bakeries, cheese and chocolate havens, and other hotspots, this little number will help you get the most out of your

Overview

Arm yourself with the stylish guide to style in the world's style capital! Small enough to fit in a tiny handbag but big enough to include descriptions and photographs of Paris's best fashion, shoe, and perfume shops, but also concept stores, bakeries, cheese and chocolate havens, and other hotspots, this little number will help you get the most out of your Parisian shopping experience. Warning: most shops accept credit cards!
Special features:
- a hand-illustrated cover
- a hand-illustrated map for each area
- information such as opening hours, history, and signature dishes
- postcard
- softcover with a sturdy PVC jacket
Highlights:
- Louis Vuitton's amazing flagship store
- Colette, the pioneer of concept stores
- La Maison du Baccarat, a palais for French crystal brand designed by Philippe Starck
- the Marais boutique of Jamin Puech
- Diptyque, famous scented candles and perfumes since 1961

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783822842737
Publisher:
Taschen America, LLC
Publication date:
05/05/2007
Edition description:
Multilingu
Pages:
190
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.70(d)

Meet the Author

Angelika Taschen studied art history and German literature in Heidelberg, gaining her doctorate in 1986. Working for Taschen since 1987, she has published numerous titles on the themes of architecture, photography, design, contemporary art, interiors, and travel.

Swiss-born Vincent Knapp (1957-2007) lived and worked in Paris for over two decades as a free-lance photographer, notably for Conde Nast magazines such as Architectural Digest, Vogue, and The World of Interiors.

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