A Paris boutique run by a unique woman, Lydia Courteille is on our list of “must see” places on your next Paris tour. Famous for her unique vintage collections and jewelry designs she is an artistic breath of fresh air. Not for the faint of heart, her designs draw on her own curiosity, passion and expertise as a gemologist; her statement pieces are perfect for the adventuress in you. The shop is designed like an exquisite “cabinet of curiosities” where you can discover jewelry that is presented like a miniature theaterical experiences. A wicked sense of humor combined with a devilish sense of the exotic might describe each piece she promises will spark a conversation; her jewelry will bring your ordinary life into the extraordinary and perhaps even a Paris adventure, will ensue.
But don’t take our word for it…her shop is off the historic Place Vendome on the Paris right bank, an area of hushed elegance and luxury. Details and pricing for Collections on Lydia Cortelle Website: lydiacourteille.com.