1. Zadig et Voltaire

22 rue de Turenne
Clothing Store · Hôtel-de-Ville · 1 tip

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: It’s the place to stock up when we want to run with Paris’s bobos (bourgeois-bohemian). Standouts of the collection include chunky winter knits, racy camisoles, and funky ballerina flats. Read more.

Yves Saint Laurent is one of Shopping Paris.

2. Yves Saint Laurent

8.0
6 place Saint-Sulpice, Paris, Île-de-France
Women's Store · Odéon · 3 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Fun fact: YSL was the first Parisian couture house to launch a prêt-à-porter line (in 1966) - it's no wonder the fashions are the epitome of chic. Read more.

Vanessa Bruno is one of Shopping Paris.

3. Vanessa Bruno

12 rue de Castiglione, Paris, Île-de-France
Women's Store · Place Vendôme · 2 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Bruno’s designs are oh-so-Parisian: pared down, urban, whimsical, and unquestionably chic. Her muted, eminently wearable pieces are such a treat. Read more.

Sonia Rykiel Siège is one of Shopping Paris.

4. Sonia Rykiel Siège

6.9
175 boulevard Saint-Germain, Paris, Île-de-France
Office · Saint-Germain-des-Prés · 4 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: We love stocking up on Rykiel’s creative twists on the wardrobe basics. Picks from recent seasons, like striped cardis and chunky sweater dresses, are the perfect mix of trendy and neutral. Read more.

shine is one of Shopping Paris.

5. shine

Boutique · Temple · 1 tip

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Shine is the only spot in Paris where you can snag Marc by Marc Jacobs fashions. If you can’t come in person, check out the eBoutique on its website. (International shipping available.) Read more.

Saint-Germain-des-Prés is one of Shopping Paris.

6. Saint-Germain-des-Prés

Paris, Île-de-France
Neighborhood · 30 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The perfect mix of bohemian and upscale–a great area for low-key rambling, window-shopping, and café hopping. Check out Sartre’s favorite hangout, Café de Flore, at 172 Boulevard St-Germain. Read more.

Rue Vieille du Temple is one of Shopping Paris.

7. Rue Vieille du Temple

Rue Vieille du Temple, Paris, Île-de-France
Road · Temple · 6 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Our favorite mix of activities in Le Marais: café sampling and boutique hopping. We like to kick things off with a sophisticated brunch before trawling the quirky shops. Read more.

Rue Saint-Honoré is one of Shopping Paris.

8. Rue Saint-Honoré

Rue Saint-Honoré, Paris, Île-de-France
Road · Palais-Royal · 19 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Great selection of boutiques on a scenic street. We like to break up our boutique-hopping adventures with a stop at master chocolatier Jean-Paul Hévin or a drink at Le Bar Hemingway in The Ritz. Read more.

Rue des Francs Bourgeois is one of Shopping Paris.

9. Rue des Francs Bourgeois

Rue des Francs Bourgeois, Paris, Île-de-France
Road · Temple · 7 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: This medieval Marais street has fun mix of quirky shops (our fave is Oliviers & Co.) and some of our favorite places to hunt for fun kick-it clothes. Perfect for chilled-out boutique and café hopping. Read more.

10. Rue Bonaparte

Rue Bonaparte, Paris, Île-de-France
Road · Saint-Germain-des-Prés · 2 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: We love the color of Rive Gauche neighborhoods. Our usual itinerary: taking a leisurely stroll and popping into any shop that catches our eye, followed by taking a chilled-out café break. Read more.

Roger Vivier is one of Shopping Paris.

11. Roger Vivier

8.0
29 rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, Paris, Île-de-France
Shoe Store · Madeleine · 1 tip

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The house of Vivier still has it after all these years–its designs are refined yet so chic… We also dig how there are vintage pieces available at the Paris flagship alongside the latest designs. Read more.

Repetto Paris is one of Shopping Paris.

12. Repetto Paris

9.1
22 rue de la Paix, Paris, Île-de-France
Shoe Store · Gaillon · 17 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: We’re in love. It’s not just that Repetto’s designs tap into our childhood desire to become ballerinas–we adore the fact that they’re ultra comfy, too. Read more.

Printemps Haussmann is one of Shopping Paris.

13. Printemps Haussmann

8.8
64 boulevard Haussmann, Paris, Île-de-France
Department Store · Chaussée-d'Antin · 172 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Printemps’s window displays are legendary, especially the elaborate Christmas tableaux–definitely worth checking out, even if you’re not in the mood for shopping. Read more.

Place Vendôme is one of Shopping Paris.

14. Place Vendôme

9.4
Place Vendôme, Paris, Île-de-France
Plaza · Place Vendôme · 76 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Place Vendôme is a lovely, petite counterpoint to the spacious shopping boulevards around the Champs-Élysées. We dig the combination of atmospheric surrounds and a great range of designer boutiques. Read more.

Petit Bateau is one of Shopping Paris.

15. Petit Bateau

7.8
116 avenue des Champs-Élysées, Paris, Île-de-France
Kids Store · Champs-Élysées · 2 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The classic cuts and super soft cottons are irresistible. We always stock up on their tees when we’re in town (Petit Bateau tops and underwear are available worldwide, but much cheaper in Paris). Read more.

Paul & Joe is one of Shopping Paris.

16. Paul & Joe

2 avenue Montaigne, Paris, Île-de-France
Clothing Store · Champs-Élysées · 1 tip

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: We have a crush on Paul & Joe’s line of flirty little dresses. Plus, the funky design of the boutique makes it a fun spot to browse, even if we’re not on the hunt for anything in particular. Read more.

Majestic is one of Shopping Paris.

17. Majestic

49-51 rue Vieille du Temple, Paris, Île-de-France
Women's Store · Hôtel-de-Ville · 2 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Great mix of long-lasting wardrobe staples and of-the-moment pieces. Check out the outlets too. Maje Stock: 92, rue des Martyrs, AND 9, rue du Cherche Midi. Read more.

Louis Vuitton is one of Shopping Paris.

18. Louis Vuitton

9.0
101 avenue des Champs-Élysées (Avenue Georges V), Paris, Île-de-France
Tailor Shop · Champs-Élysées · 149 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The LV flagship, this is THE place to come for the latest collections and then some. Don’t miss the ground floor exhibitions either (from contemporary art to the history of luggage making.) Read more.

Galerie 66 is one of Shopping Paris.

19. Galerie 66

7.1
66 avenue des Champs-Élysées, Paris, Île-de-France
Shopping Mall · Champs-Élysées, Paris · 6 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Adieu, stuffy department stores! We totally dig the young, trendy vibes at LE66, and we go gaga for the helpful, style-savvy service. (Many sales assistants are professional designers and stylists.) Read more.

Le Bon Marché is one of Shopping Paris.

20. Le Bon Marché

9.4
24 rue de Sèvres, Paris, Île-de-France
Department Store · Saint Thomas d'Aquin · 188 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The history of the store alone makes it a must-hit, and we have a soft spot for the lingerie department, too…but it’s the food hall that we truly adore. Yum! Read more.

Jean-Paul Hévin is one of Shopping Paris.

21. Jean-Paul Hévin

9.1
231 rue Saint-Honoré, Paris, Île-de-France
Chocolate Shop · Place Vendôme · 47 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Is it any wonder that “Hévin” is pronounced like “heaven”? We’re drooling just thinking about the divine chocolates…The elegant gold boxes of chocolates make great gifts. And you deserve one too! Read more.

Hermès is one of Shopping Paris.

22. Hermès

8.7
24 rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, Paris, Île-de-France
Boutique · Madeleine · 38 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: A visit to the legendary flagship, with its iconic orange awnings and eye-catching displays, is a Paris-must for any shopaholic. We always pick up a couple of scarves–they make great Parisian gifts. Read more.

Galeries Lafayette Haussmann is one of Shopping Paris.

23. Galeries Lafayette Haussmann

9.1
40 boulevard Haussmann, Paris, Île-de-France
Department Store · Chaussée-d'Antin · 609 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Good mix of couture and more accessible ready-to-wear fashions. We’re particularly smitten with the vast basement shoe emporium (oh là là!) and the smart menswear department on the third floor. Read more.

Musée du Parfum – Fragonard is one of Shopping Paris.

24. Musée du Parfum – Fragonard

6.7
9 rue Scribe, Paris, Île-de-France
Museum · Chaussée-d'Antin · 25 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Free guided tours of the museums are available Mon-Sat from 9am-6pm and Sun from 9am-5pm. Fun fact: Fragonard is named after 19th century painter Jean-Honoré Fragonard, a famous resident of Grasse.

Fifi Chachnil is one of Shopping Paris.

25. Fifi Chachnil

231 rue Saint Honoré, Paris, Île-de-France
Women's Store · Place Vendôme · 2 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The perfect way to channel our inner Bridget Bardot. The designs are just the right mix of saucy, playful, and retro. (And we dig the new line of swimwear, too!) Read more.

26. Et Vous

6 rue des Francs-Bourgeois, Paris, Île-de-France
Women's Store · Hôtel-de-Ville · 1 tip

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: When we want to go local in chic Parisian casualwear, this is where we come to get kitted out. Et Vous’s pieces are always elegantly simple yet fun and stylish. Read more.

Didier Ludot is one of Shopping Paris.

27. Didier Ludot

20-24 Galerie de Montpensier, Paris, Île-de-France
Accessories Store · Palais-Royal · 6 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Au revoir mothballed consignment shops, hello sexy vintage. Didier Ludot’s pieces are gorgeous, and the monsieur in charge, Mr. Ludot is a world-renowned fashion expert. Read more.

Colette is one of Shopping Paris.

28. Colette

9.2
213 rue Saint-Honoré, Paris, Île-de-France
Miscellaneous Shop · Place Vendôme · 180 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: When we want to break out from the endless stream of haute couture boutiques, we follow the Parisian trendsters here. There’s always some nifty toy to ponder in the design section. Read more.

Christian Louboutin is one of Shopping Paris.

29. Christian Louboutin

9.1
19 rue Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Paris, Île-de-France
Shoe Store · Palais-Royal · 20 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: If only stilettos weren’t so hard to prance around in, we’d wear them everyday. (On that note, make sure to check out his growing collection of flats, too.) Read more.

Christian Dior is one of Shopping Paris.

30. Christian Dior

9.3
30 avenue Montaigne, Paris, Île-de-France
Tailor Shop · Champs-Élysées · 15 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: One of our top picks when we need a red-carpet-worthy getup. Even if we’re not here to make any splurges, though, just touring the classic property is fun. Read more.

Charvet is one of Shopping Paris.

31. Charvet

8.5
28 place Vendôme, Paris, Île-de-France
Men's Store · Place Vendôme · 7 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: We love the elegant designs, the historic, evocative boutique, and the flawless bespoke tailoring. Everything in the shop is either custom made or customizable and the staff is always on hand to help. Read more.

CHANEL Boutique is one of Shopping Paris.

32. CHANEL Boutique

9.3
31 rue Cambon (Rue Saint-Honoré), Paris, Île-de-France
Boutique · Place Vendôme · 52 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The legendary mirrored staircase in the boutique leads into Coco’s lavish personal apartments, now used for haute couture fittings. Chanel’s designs are also carried by Paris department stores. Read more.

33. Catherine Malandrino

10 rue de Grenelle, Paris, Île-de-France
Accessories Store · Saint-Germain-des-Prés · 1 tip

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: For jetsetters like us, Catherine Malandrino’s pieces are must-haves because they translate easily from office to fête–perfect for pretty much any destination. Read more.

Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré is one of Shopping Paris.

34. Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré

Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, Paris, Île-de-France
Road · Madeleine · 6 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: When we really want to get “Parisian chic”, we dress up in sleek designer casuals and spend the afternoon rubbing shoulders with well-heeled Parisians and tourists as we hop between boutiques. Read more.

35. Avenue Montaigne

Avenue Montaigne, Paris, Île-de-France
Road · Champs-Élysées · 13 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: When we really want to get “Parisian chic”, we dress up in sleek designer casuals and spend the afternoon rubbing shoulders with well-heeled Parisians and tourists as we hop between boutiques. Read more.

Avenue George V is one of Shopping Paris.

36. Avenue George V

Avenue George V, Paris, Île-de-France
Road · Champs-Élysées · 5 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Even if we’re not in the mood to max out our credit cards, a stroll down the avenue offers excellent window-shopping. We also adore the fact that it’s substantially less touristy than Champs. Read more.

Avenue des Champs-Élysées is one of Shopping Paris.

37. Avenue des Champs-Élysées

9.4
Avenue des Champs-Élysées, Paris, Île-de-France
Road · Champs-Élysées · 473 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Sure, it may be something of a tourist trap, but you can’t shop in Paris without hitting the Champs-Élysées. Definitely check out the Louis Vuitton flagship–its window displays are incredible. Read more.

Annick Goutal is one of Shopping Paris.

38. Annick Goutal

8.1
14 rue de Castiglione, Paris, Île-de-France
Cosmetics Shop · Place Vendôme · 5 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: We dig the mix of modern sensibilities with traditional French craftsmanship and elegant presentation. This is an ideal spot to pick up gifts. Read more.

39. Anne Fontaine Spa

370 rue St Honore, Paris, Île-de-France
Women's Store · Place Vendôme · 1 tip

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: It’s the place to pick up chic, eye-catching work wear. (Frankly, the designs are so fun, we like cooking up casual outfits to incorporate them, too.) Read more.

agnès b. homme is one of Shopping Paris.

40. agnès b. homme

10-12 rue du Vieux Colombier, Paris, Île-de-France
Men's Store · Notre-Dame-des-Champs · 2 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: This is where we come to grab long-lasting wardrobe basics with designer flair. For the men's store, stroll down the block to 12, rue du Vieux Colombier. Read more.

Palais Royal is one of Shopping Paris.

41. Palais Royal

8.9
Place du Palais Royal, Paris, Île-de-France
Historic Site · Palais-Royal · 23 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: It’s a lovely area for a quiet afternoon of boutique browsing. When we need a break from shopping, we like to wander through the tranquil gardens or sip a café au lait at one of the refined cafés. Read more.

42. Jamin Puech

26, rue Cambon, Paris, Île-de-France
Miscellaneous Shop · Place Vendôme · 1 tip

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The bags are gorgeous in a “must have ALL of them!” kind of way–but actually functional, too. What’s not to love? Good to know: Jamin Puech bags are also available through their website. Read more.

Hervé Chapelier is one of Shopping Paris.

43. Hervé Chapelier

45 avenue Georges V, Paris, Île-de-France
Accessories Store · Odéon · 1 tip

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Hervé Chapelier’s classic bags are perfect for jetsetting gals like us. We love how they go with pretty much everything, making them super versatile (which is ideal when we’re on the road). Read more.

Boutique Baccarat is one of Shopping Paris.

44. Boutique Baccarat

11 place des États-Unis, Paris, Île-de-France
Jewelry Store · Chaillot · 1 tip

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: We're fans of the elegant cut glassware and interesting jewelry designs–they’re pleasingly classic yet contemporary, especially the funky cocktail rings. There's also a museum and a swanky restaurant. Read more.