Holiday Gifts for the “Parisian” in Your Life…or For Yourself!
It's (almost) the most wonderful time of the yeeeeeeear...
P'Niche adores the holidays...to an odd proportion (no shame to say it)! Certainly, you too have started to think about what to get the Paris loving person or people in your life this holiday season. Wait, you haven't?! No worries, come "pretend shop" with P'Niche for some unique Francophile fun to gift out this season of giving...
We'll cover many tastes and price points in an entirely non sponsored post of gifting ideas. On y va - let's go!
I love this puzzle as it’s a little Paris something for everyone, and the images are just divine! A great way to spend a cozy winter’s night in….
Also fun for a family night in is this Paris skyline Lego architecture set!
I was obsessed with this Mancala game when I was an au pair in Paris - easy family fun!
Speaking of kids - need a bookish present for a kiddo under the tree, which is also a great French tradition? Bonjour, Babar!
This one is for a little older age group - it is a more interactive scavenger hunt game…
A classic book for the teenage reader longing to learn more about historical Paris...
And for the ultimate Paris lover and/or reader, this big daddy of a book!
Not in the mood to read but still want to zen out in a Francophile way? How about this Parisian fashion coloring book?
Perhaps Paint by number is more your artistic Parisian style?
Keep those tootsies warm this winter with these toasty and cozy Paris slippers...
Looking for a cheeky hostess gift to bring along with a delicious holiday baked good?
Or, you can even bring it along with this luxurious Parisian tea blend!
This charming advent calendar will really help keep track of your holiday fun...
For your favorite Paris bound traveler, this eye mask will help on those long flights…
Not heading to Paris right now? In the meantime, there are subscription boxes and there are subscription boxes. This monthly gift will include gorgeous items authentically purchased and curated from Parisian flea markets and tailored to personal tastes.
Another gift that keeps on giving is a subscription to this online tv network, devoted to curating and learning how to live your most French lifestyle - now THIS is the online streaming service that we never knew that we always needed!
These charming Paris enclosure cards will help you give gifts right!
Something else to pass the time until the reconstruction of Notre Dame is complete!
Looking to expand your porcelain collection? You know P'Niche loves her hot cocoa and was recently offered a piece of the historical brand Gien porcelain. I absolutely adore it and and cannot wait to learn more and to share more with you about this finery...
Midnight in Paris more your style? Get your fix with this wonderfully scented candle.
A little more upscale as candles go, this Eiffel Tower inspired set is sure to please!
We all the love the delicate jewelry trend - this bracelet takes you to the City of Fashion!
This whimsical charm is just as delicate with just as much impact...
For the cook in your life, this personalize-able wooden cutting board will make anyone feel like a true chef.
Once the cooking is done and the dinner guests are gone, it is clean up time.
Every Parisienne picks herself up some fresh flowers - the secret to these blooms is how long they will brighten up the place!
You can also help them plan their travels with a gift card for a tour...
Cant quite afford that fractional time share? You can still own a piece of France!
Here's the key (chain) to your dream Paris apartment!
I was given this golden Paris map last year and it has brought me joy every day since.
Every Parisienne loves her silk scarves. These map scarves ain’t to bad either.
A map scarf not in your future? How about a scarf based on the intricate design of Marie Antoinette’s bedroom wallpaper? Oui, please!
Know someone planning a trip? Give them something to look forward to so they can make a Parisian photo or scrapbook when they get home!
You can help them ”pre-game” their festivity with this ornament!
Looks like crossbody bags are staying on the streets of Paris in the near future!
A playful case for your phone until you have your next real ticket to Paris...
Ready to roll from apéro to a romantic dinner with these recipes?
For the Marie Antoinette / chocolate enthusiast in your life… (raises own royal hand…)
Need a take-along fix from your favorite Paris arrondissement? Carry on...
The endlessly chic Marie Marot has launched a limited collection with J Crew. Finally, we can all look like a chic Parisienne in a classic blouse!
Do NOT steal the coffee cup off the table at Café de Flore (ask me how I know)! You can actually buy one legit...
Want perfect cuts on your daily bread? Cue this cutting board (called a Miter).
Looking to get ready for the upcoming Paris Olympics? Check out this tee shirt.
Don't want to wait for the Olympics and want to support the home (soccer) team today? This tee is your "goal!"
Want to jazz up your office in a classy Paris themes way? Check out this mouse pad...
You’ll be excited to work and jot down your to-dos with these adorable notes.
This Paris map notebook is DEF getting added to my personal P'Niche desk!
Wow - we've covered a lot here for when you are online shopping for a Paris lover...
Now, when P'Niche is lucky enough to do my holiday shopping in Paris, here are some of my favorite gift haunts...
226 rue de Rivoli, 75001
3, rue de Royale, 75008
6, place de la Madeleine, 75008
La Boutique des Anges
Address: 2, rue Yvonne le Tac 75018 Métro: Abbesses (Line 12) or online
Marchée aux Puces - Vanves
5 av. de la Prte de Vanves, 75014
(along the Seine River)
What fun this has been and who wouldn't want to indulge in a little Paris this holiday season? Like you, P'Nichers, I Ho-Ho-Hope to find some of these holiday gifts under my tree - and I will definitely add some to my own personal cart - Happy Shopping et à bientôt!