Listen to me. I sound like an idiot. But honestly, this stuff smells so good that I don't care. I once took a tour of a soap making factory in Provence (imagine a field in the French...
Actually you don't have to know any french at all to shop at Coming B the French home/deco/STUFF website (think Anthropologie with a french accent).
Sure the exchange rate is a kick in the pants, but they deliver and are considerably cheaper than a shopping trip to Paris, here are some of my favorite finds:
Love Paris in the springtime? Show your amour with an Eiffel Tower garland, 30 Euro
Create your very own Jardin du Luxemboug With...
What a building, what a view, and what a pool. Equally cool, the room in background has merely a chair.
Photo: Peter Aaron / Esto