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Shopping in France

From old-fashioned Parisian department stores steeped in history to the chic new boutiques of the French Riviera, shopping in France is an experience like no other. With Global Blue Tax Free services you can make big savings of up to 12% on your designer purchases when you spend over €175.


Video Guides

Louis Vuitton autumn/winter 2014

Louis Vuitton AW15 menswear show live stream

Watch the Louis Vuitton men’s autumn/winter 2015 show here

Tian Yi

A day in the life of a model: Tian Yi

We followed top Chinese model Tian Yi as she worked her way across Paris Fashion Week

Street Style

Paris Haute Couture street style spring/summer 2015

Paris Haute Couture Street Style SS15

See all the best outfits from the Paris Haute Couture front row here

Paris Men’s Fashion Week autumn/winter 2015/16 street style

Paris Men’s Fashion Week AW15 Street Style

The top street style looks from Paris men’s fashion week AW1


pre-spring wardrobe essentials

14 fashionable pre-spring wardrobe buys

Prepare for spring with the top transitional fashion and accessories buys

Longchamp special edition bags

Spotlight on: Longchamp’s special-edition Le Pliage bags

Revisit the limited-edition handbag creations from the French luxury accessories specialis...


French menswear brands

The top 10 French menswear labels

Browse some of the top French brands that excel at fashionable menswear

Cartier panther brooch, as purchased by Wallis Simpson in 1948

In Focus: The Cartier Panther

Global Blue discovers the story behind one of the world's most desirable pieces of jewelle...

City Guides

Frédéric Torloting and Jacques Bunger, Courreges

Our Paris favourites: Frédéric Torloting And Jacques Bunger

The designers behind Courreges share their tips for shopping in Paris

Arc de Triomphe on Avenue des Champs-Élysées in Paris

Top 10 facts about Paris

Shopping, culture, the Eiffel Tower and haute couture – here’s everything you need to know about Paris

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My Paris favourites: Barnabé Fillion

Top tips for shopping and dining in Paris, from perfumer Barnabé Fillion

Le Carrousel du Louvre shopping mall, Paris

Where to shop in Paris on Sunday

As France relaxes its weekend trading laws, we highlight the shopping hotspots in Paris that are open for business on Sunday