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  • Exclusive New Market Tour and Cooking Class!

    Exclusive New Market Tour and Cooking Class!

    Tucked away on a tiny ‘passage’ just off the bustling rue Cler market street stands a charming house built over 150 years ago. Push open the front door and discover a gleaming professional kitchen. This is Chef Charlotte Puckette’s demonstration kitchen – and the home base for our new Exclusive Paris Perfect Market Tour and Cooking Classes with Charlotte!

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  • Best of Paris: Brunch Spots and Bookshops

    Best of Paris: Brunch Spots and Bookshops

    Two of life’s greatest pleasures include sampling culinary delights and discovering new literary hideaways. Paris is a dream destination to combine the two! For your next visit to the City of Light, check out our list of the best of the best Paris has to offer for brunch spots and bookshops for a leisurely start to your day in Paris.

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  • Garlic Lamb Chops with Warm Bean Salad & Persillade

    Garlic Lamb Chops with Warm Bean Salad & Persillade

    This delicious recipe for lamb chops involves marinating them in garlic and herbs and serving together with a warm white bean salad and oven-baked tomatoes, finished with a “persillade” – a simple dressing, made out of fresh parsley and basil, garlic, lemon and olive oil.

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  • Our Paris Perfect Stay on Rue Cler

    Our Paris Perfect Stay on Rue Cler

    Perched above the legendary gourmet food market street of Rue Cler, and situated mere blocks away from the sparkling river Seine and glittering Eiffel Tower, we couldn’t think of a more perfect location for a mother-daughter getaway than the Syrah apartment. Come see what it’s like to stay in this lovely area and live like a local Parisian.

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  • The Best Pastry Shops on Rue Saint Dominique!

    The Best Pastry Shops on Rue Saint Dominique!

    Pastry shops and bakeries abound in Paris – there’s practically one on every street corner. Since we love the 7th arrondissement so much, and know that many of our guests prefer to stay in this area near the Eiffel Tower, we’ve compiled a list of the best pastry shops along Rue Saint Dominique!

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  • Dramatic Décor Transformation in the Bandol Apartment!

    Dramatic Décor Transformation in the Bandol Apartment!

    From bold and masculine with lots of black, to more bright and Parisian with pops of blue and green, the Bandol apartment has had an interesting design journey. Come see what Maddy changed in the space, using primarily furniture and accessories she already had in storage! It’s a budget makeover that makes a big impact!

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  • Crème Caramel with Exotic Citrus Compote

    Crème Caramel with Exotic Citrus Compote

    This lusciously soft custard dessert is like creme brulée’s saucy cousin. With exotic citrus fruits like kumquat and the cozy flavor of fresh vanilla pods, this unique crème caramel achieves the perfect balance between sweet, creamy and tart. Really impress your friends and family with this surprisingly light after-dinner treat!

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  • My Quest for the Best Strawberries in France

    My Quest for the Best Strawberries in France

    A special French strawberry called Gariguettes are very similar in size, shape, and overall appearance to Spanish strawberries, but sweeter and juicier.

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  • The Perfect Paris Apartment for 8 People!

    The Perfect Paris Apartment for 8 People!

    Take a look at the beautiful updates to the Châteauneuf, a large apartment that accommodates up to 8 people and offers 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. For a family, a group of women, or two families it is ideal – with loads of space, a gorgeous kitchen, living room and location across the street from the Champs de Mars gardens and Eiffel Tower.

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  • How to Order Like a Local at a French Boulangerie

    How to Order Like a Local at a French Boulangerie

    Paris simply wouldn’t be Paris without its bakeries and pastry shops; they’re a necessity of French life. Not sampling all the amazing things they have to offer during your trip would be a crime against humanity! That’s why we’ve put together this guide on how to order at a French bakery, including tips & tricks that only the locals know!

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  • What it’s Really Like to Buy & Renovate a Paris Apartment

    What it’s Really Like to Buy & Renovate a Paris Apartment

    Finding, purchasing, renovating AND decorating a Paris apartment from 6,000 miles away?! Seems impossible – but it’s totally doable! The owners of the beautiful Monthelie apartment answer all your burning questions, from creative inspiration to logistical issues. If you’re considering buying in Paris, you’ll definitely want to read this interview first!

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  • Spoil Your Mom this Mother’s Day with a Trip to Paris!

    Spoil Your Mom this Mother’s Day with a Trip to Paris!

    Special offers, last-minute discounts, Mother’s Day, late spring blossoms, great weather and springtime events – there are literally hundreds of good reasons to visit Paris during the month of May! Don’t wait a minute longer to transform your lofty Parisian dreams into a tangible, real experience – there’s no better time than right NOW!

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  • Save 25% During our Mother’s Day Sale at the Paris Perfect Store!

    Save 25% During our Mother’s Day Sale at the Paris Perfect Store!

    Looking for the perfect Mother’s Day gift this year? It’s coming up soon! There’s still time to order her something special as a memory of that special Paris vacation or to celebrate an upcoming trip to the City of Light. And if you order by May 3rd, you’ll receive 25% off our handpicked collection of Paris prints, custom linens and beautiful gifts!

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  • Paris Real Estate Update – Interview With Our Resident Expert

    Paris Real Estate Update – Interview With Our Resident Expert

    If you’ve been dreaming of owning your very own Parisian property, then it’s a good idea to become acquainted with the current state of the market – and that’s where our resident expert comes in! Madelyn is here to answer all the questions you didn’t even know you had about Paris real estate in 2017.

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  • Perfect for a Parisian Picnic: The Baguette Niçoise

    Perfect for a Parisian Picnic: The Baguette Niçoise

    There’s nothing more French than a baguette sandwich eaten outdoors, so whether you’ll be picnicking in the Jardin du Luxembourg or in your own backyard, this baguette sandwich recipe will have you feeling the French spirit in no time! Have you heard of the quintessential Niçoise salad? Well, this is the sandwich version!

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