Hermès Rue de Sèvres

Happy Tuesday everyone! It’s the last day of May, I guess I really should finish this post which has been in my draft folder for quite some time. For those of us who appreciate Hermès, a trip to Paris won’t be complete without dropping by one of their stores. Among all H stores in Paris, the newly opened one on the left bank is my absolutely favorite. There is nothing spectacular from the outside. However, stepping inside, the first thing that embraces you is the smell. Since the entrance of the store is a flower shop bursting with most gorgeous blooms by florist Baptiste Pitou. Further inside comes the most amazing part of the store, an installation made of curved strips of ash wood by architect Denis Montel. More surprises come when you walk further, there are even a book shop and a tea bar inside! The three floored store is used mainly to showcase furniture and homewares. But you can also find a small counter for scarves as well as one section for leather goods. Even if you are not into Hermès, their store on Rue de Sèvres is well worth a visit. ;-)


  1. www.chocolatecookiesandcandies.com
    Posted May 31, 2011 at 1:21 pm | Permalink

    wow, I think I may have to drop by on my next trip to Paris.

  2. purseaddict
    Posted June 1, 2011 at 4:47 pm | Permalink

    Wow!! Thanks for sharing pics of Hermes! I would love to visit one day! (It was under construction when we were in Paris.)

  3. miss sophie
    Posted June 2, 2011 at 3:22 pm | Permalink

    so beautiful! such an elegant space to wander and admire everything. i’m curious to see what the H boutique in Shanghai is like…have you heard about their new Chinese luxury line, ‘Shangxia’?

  4. Posted June 3, 2011 at 9:27 am | Permalink

    Thank you gals! :-)

    CCC & purseaddict, I am sure you’ll not be disappointed.

    miss sophie, yes, I’ve heard about “Shangxia” and also seen some pictures online. The interior seems really simple and extreme understated. Hope to visit the boutique one day!

  5. streetwithnoname
    Posted June 4, 2011 at 5:36 pm | Permalink

    Thank you so much for sharing! I am always fascinated by your unique view. The store seems a blast. :)

  6. Birkinmary
    Posted June 4, 2011 at 9:14 pm | Permalink

    Thank you for sharing those inspiring pictures, of course it’s worth a visit!

  7. Posted June 6, 2011 at 10:24 am | Permalink

    Thank you streetwithnoname & Birkinmary, glad you like the pictures.

  8. bellring
    Posted June 8, 2011 at 6:27 pm | Permalink

    What a wonderful design!! Thanks a lot for sharing. I will definitely pay a visit!

  9. Posted June 10, 2011 at 11:15 am | Permalink

    bellring, you are very welcome my dear!

  10. Fay
    Posted June 13, 2011 at 12:11 am | Permalink

    Unique store. Love the bouquets.

  11. Julide
    Posted June 13, 2011 at 3:12 am | Permalink

    What a beautiful store!! Now I must go there! Thank you for the wonderful pictures!

  12. ladypabbit
    Posted June 20, 2011 at 11:49 am | Permalink

    am also a big fan of Peony, though they dont last long.
    the short-lived beauty has a mixture of elegance and fragility.

  13. Lyddy
    Posted April 2, 2017 at 11:09 pm | Permalink

    I’m out of league here. Too much brain power on dislpay!

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