Printemps and Hotel de Vigny This Christmas
22 November 2016
Every year the arrival of Christmas in Paris is marked with the unveiling of Printemps’ Christmas exhibition, which can be considered more a veritable work of art than merely a window display. Young and old alike adorn the streets of Paris on a yearly basis to see what the department store has conjured up, and this year is like no other as Printemps surpasses itself yet again.
Discover Father Christmas’ grotto at the heart of the store, along with Christmas choirs and interactive embroidery, calligraphy and engraving workshops to keep little ones occupied whilst you marvel at the riches of gifts that decorate the store.
Inside Printemps This Christmas in Paris
Step into the Boutique Noire and discover the seemingly endless assortment of unique gift ideas, ranging from the gorgeously luxurious through to the highly affordable; and if its fashion you wish to indulge in look no further. Paris is admired the world over for its role as a pioneer in the fashion industry, and at the pinnacle of the industry is Printemps. Within the department store you will find an entire floor devoted to shoes, and the beauty department stocks over 200 brands. In total, there are six floors dedicated to men and women’s fashion.
Printemps also has a fine selection of refreshment venues if it’s a more edible experience you require. With its own tearoom, sushi bar and the revered Café Pouchkin, from award-winning pastry chef Emmanuel Ryon; you will be able to replenish after a hard days shopping. In addition, located on the ninth floor is Printemps very own fine dining venue, where Le Deli-cieux serve up a selection of gourmet treats with views overlooking central Paris.
The Most Famous Window Display in Paris
To celebrate Christmas 2016, the department store introduces us to the characters Jules and Violette, two spellbound children who take centre stage as they, along with all manner of Christmas exuberance, come to life in Printemps’ very own Christmas story. Created in collaboration with three esteemed partner brands: Jimmy Choo, David Yurman and Bonpoint; the display promises to unleash some festive magic upon Boulevard Haussmann.
Behind this year’s ‘magic’ is award-winning artist, Peter Diamond, who with his surreal, symbolistic style of illustration is guaranteed to depict Christmas in an unconventional light, whilst still maintaining all of the enchantment synonymous with a Parisian Christmas.
Russian New Year at Primtemps
December 19th 2016 – 14 January 2017
This year, Printemps is celebrating the Russian New Year in style. Visitors to the store will find a range of dazzling displays proudly showing off the great tradition that is Russian New Year. There will also be a range of exclusive offers and limited editions available from the likes of David Yurman’s Enchanted Jewelry Box, Bonpoint and Café Pouchkine in association with Jimmy Choo.
You can find further details of the Russian New Year at Printemps here…
Combine a Luxury Shopping Trip with a Stay in Hotel de Vigny
The tree in our hotel lobby is trimmed and we’re looking forward to a traditional Parisian Christmas. So why not round out the year in style with a luxury shopping to the City of Light? Right now we’ve got a range of special deals that will enable you to make the most of a last minute trip, perfect for a romantic weekend away with somebody special.
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