Sip champagne in style at Paris’s trendiest hotels.
The fashion crowd has touched down in Paris for Fashion Week and after three weeks of traveling and back-to-back shows, nothing gives more pleasure than finding a moment to share a cocktail with a friend—except perhaps a new bag.
Luckily, fall merchandise is just hitting stores and with so many great new small hotels bars popping up in Paris, you can have both. Here’s our guide to the best hotel bars to visit, what to order and—most importantly—the bag you should carry.
The Place: Maison Souquet
The Drink: the Leila cocktail
The Bag: Stella McCartney Fur Free Fur Bag ($2,480)
The place: Bar Hemmingway at Hotel Ritz Paris
The Drink: The French 75
The Bag: Chanel (Style A91299, $3,200; Available at select CHANEL boutiques nationwide:1-800-550-0005)
The Place: La Pigallle
The Drink: Ti’ Punch
The Bag: Louis Vuitton ($3,850)
The Place: Les Bains
The Drink: Pineapple Express
The Bag: Hermes ($7,750)
The Place: Hotel Amour
The Drink: Domaine de Rousset rose
The Bag: Roger Vivier, Viv Bag ($2,650)
The Place: Hotel Providence
The Drink: Dry martini
The Bag: Miu Miu ($2,710.00; Available at select Miu Miu boutiques nationwide: 212-334-5156)