Paris tips from Carlin

At Formex in January, Ambre Venissac, marketing, fashion and beauty expert - will present the very latest Retail trends. Besides that, she, together with trend analyst Virginie Mourouvin have given us their best Paris tips. You can find some of them below. The rest you will find in the brand new Formex SS20 - Guide to trends & inspiration, distributed free of charge during the fair.

1. DAROCO AT GALERIE VIVIENNE
For lunch, dinner or just a drink in Paris next to Galerie Vivienne, offering refined Italian cuisine and pizza. To enjoy after a walk in Galerie Vivienne, the famous hotspot with antiques, bookshops and intimate little restaurants.
Address: 5 Rue de l Banque, daroco.fr

2. WELCOME BIO BAZAR
The place to shop for gifts, kitchen tools and beautiful kids’ toys. Well-selected, made in Europe and with a wonderful atmosphere. Also has a coffee shop and a plants boutique. I love to follow their Instagram stories!
Address: 13 Rue Boulle, welcomebio.fr

3. PLACE VENDÔME
Before being the center of luxury and Parisian elegance, Place Vendôme was a political place. Since the Second Empire, it has been the luxury showcase of Paris. It is also the perfect place to enjoy the Christmas spirit each year, starting in November. Take a break while shopping in the city of love and take time to feel the magic and sparkle!
Address: Place Vendôme

4. EMPREINTES
Go to Empreintes, a wonderful space opened by Ateliers d’Art de France and find a unique piece of art made by a gifted French artisan.
Address: 5 Rue de Picardie, empreintes-paris.com