By Rachel Huber
Forget the dull and done-before, for a Christmas present with all the sleekness and sparkle the season deserves, where better to look than the city of lights? And who better to advise on what is sure to have every Parisienne or wannabe Parisienne smiling on Christmas morning? As the yuletide shopping countdown continues, we share a little French festive flair with our top ten Paris-inspired gift picks. Think: timelessly elegant Chanel with an unexpected cool 2013 twist, scented and 100% sexy candles, beauty treats worthy of any chic Vogue girl and indulgent shoe lust-haves galore. Joyeux Noël, as we say here in Paris.
Chanel Flacon N°5 Plexiglas Clutch
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Because an iconic fragrance deserves to be worn more ways than one. Chanel €6,500
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