After doing some obligatory site seeing on Monday, we spent some time wandering down the Rue du Bac, in the St. Germaine des Pres section of Paris. We were told that there were some wonderful interiors stores there. There were, although many were closed on Monday, which was too bad. However, I did stumble upon the sister shops Blank D’Ivoire and Petit Blanc D’Ivoire.
Both shops were chock full of beautiful textiles, furnishings and accessories. I just wanted to touch – and buy – everything! The subtle use of colors and textures were calming yet exciting. I’m hitting myself for not taking pictures while there – but here are some from their websites: