Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Paris

Zadig & Voltaire
Violette & Léonie
A fashion emporium for your delectation.
Stella McCartney
Shine
All the brands you could ask for in this boutique.
Shu Uemura
Shu Uemura has taken on almost cult status. And it's not hard to see why.
Paul Smith
Miu Miu
Marie-Hélène de Taillac
Jewellery beautiful enough to inspire you to buy some...
Marni
Marché aux Puces de Vanves
What a way to spend the weekend - a tree lined street, a market, maybe even a bargain or two. Perfection.
Marché aux Puces Saint-Ouen
From 'junk' to 'merchandise', this market will provide.
Marché Bastille
A wonderful farmers market in the 11eme arrondissement.
Marché des Enfants Rouges
A food market to satisfy even the most organic foodie.
Marché Raspail
Whether you want to nibble and walk, or you're happy to browse aimlessly, spending some time at this market is a lovely way to enjoy a Sunday.
Marché Saint Pierre
This shopping district is where couturiers and amateur craftsmen alike go for the finest in local and imported silk, duchesse satin and tulle. The display of colour and texture is well worth a wander for passers-by.
Marché aux Puces Clignancourt
The prices might be high but so is the temptation at this market.
Marché aux Puces de Montreuil
Oh, the treasure to be found here - if you take the time to dig.
Maison Martin Margiela
Le Bon Marché
This department store has withstood the test of time for a reason. It's amazing. Check it out.
La Perla
The lingerie and swimwear from this label will make you want to be semi-clothed all the time.
Kitsuné
French and Japanese creative collaboration creates Kitsune.
Hermès
Hermès epitomises classic, luxury living.
Emporio Armani & Armani Caffè
Part of the ginormous Armani empire, this boutique consists of ready-to-wear luxury clothing and accessories for both men and women. There's also a cafe and bookshop at this Armani address.
Dior
Comme des Garçons
A concept boutique filled with 'avant-gardery'.
Coïncidence
Rivalling Collette as Paris hippest concept store is Lenny Guerrier's CoÌøncidence...
Christian Louboutin
Chloé
Classic and Paris are two words we like to here when talking about fashion.
Céline
Money and style? Get your casualwear here.
Chanel
Azzedine Alaïa
This label caters for the leggy and fabulous.
American Apparel
Agnès B
Whether you want something basic or something classic, this is the place to go.
Market
Les Fous de L’Île
A quirky cabinet of curiosities that serves home-cooked French fare.
Le Petit Marché
Scrumptious food a step away from the romantic arches of Place des Vosges.
Le Réfectoire
Trend-setting chef Inaki Aizpitarte serves high-quality fare amidst art-school-chic design.
Le China
Le Café Marly
The food might not match the prices but the view of Pei's Pyramid is spectacular.
La Mosquée de Paris
A North African oasis that offers refreshment for the body and the soul.

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