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Searching for the best Paris gifts for the Paris lover in your life? Look no further!
Paris is always a good idea! So for a person who is obsessed with the City of Lights, why not find them a gift that reflects that? And to help you out, I have a list of the 31 best gifts from Paris and gifts that will inspire a future trip to Paris!
After having lived in France and visited Paris many times (and shopped!), I know a thing or two about what to buy! Let’s talk about some great Paris gift ideas.
Whether you want little inexpensive gifts from Paris or you want to give luxury gifts from Paris, here are the top Paris-related gifts they are sure to love!
31 Best Paris Gifts
From decadent to fun, these are the best Parisian-themed gifts!
1. Hot Chocolate
Who can resist one of the creamiest, dreamiest, smoothest, and most delightful hot chocolates on earth? Whether you want to pick up some old-fashioned hot chocolate from Angelina’s on your way home or purchase it online, this gift is sure to please.
For the sweet tooth who loves Paris, this is definitely one of the best Paris gift ideas!
2. Laduree Macarons
Yes, you can even purchase your fave Francophile these famed macarons online! Or, if you want to, you can purchase some to take home with you whether you’re downtown or at the airport. Just be sure to carefully pack them so they don’t get squished and keep them cool!
3. French Pharmacy Products
Heading to the City of Lights and want to bring back the perfect Paris gift for skincare lovers? Then head over to a French pharmacy to pick up some incredible skincare products! I personally LOVE Caudalie Vinoperfect Radiance Serum, sunscreen, and Beauty Elixir.
Another great thing is the Nuxe Huile Prodigieuse.
Check out my full list of top French pharmacy products here!
4. Parisian Perfume
There are some fantastic perfume shops in Paris! One of my favorite shops is Parle Moi de Parfum, but there are so many great places to pick up a bottle of perfume like Diptyque, Fragonard, and Guerlain (just be sure to know what they like first)!
If you can’t get to Paris to shop, you can also purchase a bottle of Diptyque online!
5. Paris Nuit Candle
My all-time favorite candle brand is Hotel Lobby Candle. This scent also happens to be my favorite candle. They will enjoy the scent of a 5-star Parisian luxurious hotel with this amazing gift.
6. 3-D Paris Puzzle
Want a really unique Paris gift? Get them a fun 3-D Paris puzzle! They have the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, and the City Skyline to choose from. They can enjoy time spent building the puzzle and then have it on display!
7. Paris Tea
Give the perfect gift to wake up to with Paris tea! This tin is beautiful on its own, but there are tea bags that give a taste of cafe life in Paris. This black tea has hints of vanilla, black currant, bergamot, and caramel.
8. Paris Theme Gifts: Paris Journal
For a cute little inexpensive Paris gift, opt for this adorable journal. This artfully designed notebook is perfect for taking notes and writing down memories of Paris.
9. Perfect Paris Inspired Gift: Books About Paris
Do you know an avid reader who dreams about Paris? Then definitely opt for some great literature about the City of Lights!
You could certainly go the more practical route and get them a guidebook like this one from Rick Steves. You could also get them books where Paris is the setting. Here are some great Paris book ideas:
- Paris Guidebook by Rick Steves
- A Moveable Feast by Ernest Hemingway
- The Paris Wife by Paula McLain
- Hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo
- The Sweet Life in Paris by David Lebovitz
- The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
- Waking Up in Paris by Sonia Choquette
10. Paris Movies
For the movie buffs, there are also a lot of movies set in Paris! Which means, if you want some of the best gifts for people who love Paris, why not give them a great film to watch at home?
Here are some great Parisian-themed movies:
- Midnight in Paris
- Moulin Rouge
- The Phantom of the Opera
- Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris
- Paris Can Wait
- Passport to Paris (For our Mary Kate and Ashley fans!)
11. Eiffel Tower Lamp
Add a bit of Paris to their home with this fun Eiffel Tower-inspired lamp! This is a great idea for either a little one’s room or for someone who wants the perfect Paris-inspired apartment.
12. Paris-Inspired Necklace
They can wear their favorite city wherever they go with a Parisian necklace. There are great options including an Eiffel Tower pendant necklace, a Paris word necklace, or even a city map of Paris necklace.
13. Paris Wallpaper Makes For a Great Paris Gift Idea
Know someone who wants to deck out a room with a Paris theme? Opt for this awesome peel-and-stick Paris-inspired wallpaper. I particularly like this one that shows a view of the Eiffel Tower from Montmartre!
14. Best Gifts to Bring Back From Paris: Paris Paintings
Whether you’re walking past the green little stands along the Seine or strolling through Montmartre, there are plenty of places to pick up a quick little Paris painting.
With various sizes and locations, you can pick up anything from a painting of Sacre Couer to the Eiffel Tower.
15. Paris Prints
Can’t make it to Paris? Then you can opt for some epic Paris prints instead! Find something they’ll want to hang on their wall to dream of the city.
And for the photographers, you can also take a fun photo of the city and turn it into a canvas for a gift.
16. Paris Map
The map of Paris is really beautiful. With the Seine River and its winding alleys, you can find a unique vintage map of Paris to give.
17. Gifts For Someone Going to Paris: Anti-Theft Bag
Know a friend or family member who is going to Paris and you want to give them a gift? Something really useful would be an anti-theft bag. This helps prevent pickpockets from stealing their wallets and is a great way to keep their travel documents together on the way there.
18. Outlet Converter
For more super practical gifts for someone traveling to Paris opt for an outlet converter. If they’re coming from outside of Europe, they’ll likely need one or two in order to plug in their phones, cameras, Kindle, etc.
19. Paris Decor
20. Paris iPhone Case
Whether they want to act like they’re Emily in Paris with this awesome vintage camera phone case, or they want a fun Eiffel Tower case, there are some really fun options for cases to decorate their phone.
21. Paris Ornament
You can certainly find Paris ornaments around the city if you want to get something to bring home! And if you’re there in late November/early December, you can even pick up some handcrafted ornaments at the Christmas markets in Paris!
Or, you could purchase a fun Paris-themed Christmas ornament online to give them!
22. Paris Stickers
For that friend, child, friend’s child, etc. that loves stickers, they will definitely love these. This pack includes the Eiffel Tower, Mona Lisa, Montmartre, a metro sign, Arch de Triomphe, and more!
23. Best Gifts to Buy in Paris: Eiffel Tower Keychains
If you want to pick up something fun for some friends during your trip to Paris, then the typical Eiffel Tower keychain is a classic choice. They’re inexpensive, come in tons of colors, and they certainly add some fun to regular old car keys.
24. Coffee Mugs
I love fun coffee mugs, and if a special person in your life does too, then they’ll probably enjoy this awesome Paris travel mug to bring their coffee or tea to work!
For fun prints of Paris on a coffee mug (like the one pictured above), check these out. Use KAT20 for a 20% off discount!
25. Luxury Gifts From Paris: Paris Designer Bags
Want to bring back a phenomenal item for that special someone? Then you have no shortage of designer shops to choose from when it comes to bags. Hermes, Louis Vuitton, Chanel, YSL, Goyard, etc. all make fantastic bags to gift someone.
For something a little more affordable, Longchamp is a great brand that makes nice and roomy bags!
26. Luggage Tags
Get some iconic Eiffel Tower and Paris-themed luggage tags to add to their suitcase. It makes finding their luggage easier and reminds them of their travels to Paris.
27. Paris Sweatshirt
For those chilly mornings, be sure to give them a charming Paris sweatshirt. There are plenty you can find online including ones featuring the Eiffel Tower, some that just say Paris, and even Paris-inspired designs.
28. Parisian Gift Ideas: Gifts From La Grande Epicerie
If you’re giving a gift in France or certain countries in Europe, you can pick something up from La Grande Epicerie de Paris online!
Find things like candies, drinks, jams, condiments, and more! And if you’re visiting Paris and want to take stuff home from there, you can do that too! You can even get butter shrink-wrapped there to stay fresh in your luggage home.
29. Paris Calendar
For beautiful shots of the city each month, give them the gift that keeps on giving- a calendar! This one features photos of the Seine, the Eiffel Tower, shops, cafes, and more!
30. Paris Experience Gifts
Searching for the best gifts for someone traveling to Paris? Purchase a fun tour you know they’ll love!
Here are some ideas for them:
- Food tour of Le Marais
- Louvre Tour: Mona Lisa at Her Most Peaceful
- Paris Catacombs Tour
- Paris in a Day Tour
- Paris River Cruise
- Day Trip to Versailles Tour
- Day Trip to the Loire Valley Tour
31. Trip to Paris
For those who really want to go all out, then why not gift someone special a trip to Paris? Surprise them with a smaller gift above with plane tickets and hotel details with it! This is such a special gift idea and one that they’ll remember fondly for years to come!
These are the 31 best Paris gifts for those who adore the City of Lights! Which gift would you most enjoy?
PS- Check out our France Gift Guide too!
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