Dec 29 2010

paris flea market

some views from a visit to Les Puces de Saint-Ouen – the world’s largest flea market located on the perimeter of paris. there are shops with architectural elements – such as entire stairs and church pulpits, a booth with macabre elements such as skinned human body parts and stuffed pets, and a shop with various sizes of bibendums. the cafes and restaurants located within the shop stalls are great as well…

Association des puces de Paris St Ouen
142 rue des Rosiers
93400 SAINT-OUEN
Tél/Fax : 01 40 12 32 58
http://www.parispuces.com/FR/


Dec 20 2010

paris industrial warehouse

this was an industrial furniture company I visited on the outskirts of paris. they owner buys old warehouses all over the country and strips out the furniture, lights, clocks, materials – he has a group of artisans who renovate the items and buyers from all over the world purchase the items…

Rodolphe BAZIN de CAIX
Mobilier Industriel
106 rue Vieille du Temple
75003 PARIS
Tel: 06 19 59 28 81
Fax: 01 49 45 01 01