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Geeked out over this little shop for those who love writing by hand

Calligraphy, inks in an array of colors, papers with real weight to them, leather bound journals... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
Elizabeth M
Ashland, Virginia
Writing from Paris

If you like writing by hand this is the place to go. Paper, ink and nibs and all you need to make... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2015
Gothenburg, Sweden
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29 Mar 2018
“Geeked out over this little shop for those who love writing by hand”
22 Nov 2015
“Writing from Paris”
Quaint little shop to grab some souvenirs and stationary from in Vancouver. Don't miss this amazing place full of beautiful writing materials.
10 rue du Pont Louis Philippe, 75004 Paris, France
Le Marais
+33 1 42 74 57 68
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Calligraphy, inks in an array of colors, papers with real weight to them, leather bound journals, letter wax and seals, lovely three dimensional cards of Paris that made perfect souvenirs to mail home to family. A tiny gem for those of us who still enjoy...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 22 November 2015

If you like writing by hand this is the place to go. Paper, ink and nibs and all you need to make letters or write in a notebook. This is a "must do" IF you are interesting in paper.

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank christine195804
Reviewed 27 May 2015

My husband and I stumbled upon Eric's shop on our very first night in Paris and it was love at the start. It is small, charming and just plain interesting. We tried out some of the calligraphy pens and felt warmly welcomed. We stopped in...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 3 September 2014

This is an excellent little paper/card shop with many unusual items. I went back about three times just to browse. Loved it!

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank ggold113
Reviewed 18 February 2014

Stumbled on this delightful shop by chance, on a tourist amble. Heaven for me. I had just bought a cheap pad and pencil from a stationers - but now could choose a beautiful ink, pen and proper paper to paint Paris with moon dust. The...More

Date of experience: February 2014
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Reviewed 20 October 2012

Paper, calligraphy, bookmarks, cards, all exquisitely beautiful (OK, he also sells a few "commercial" things). We first found this store a few visits ago. Eric de Tugny, the owner is a magnificent calligrapher and besides running the store for the past 25 years, also does...More

Date of experience: October 2012
3  Thank TheQuietTravellerToo
Reviewed 22 June 2011

What beautiful paper! And pens! You’ll find surprisingly affordable writing materials here, along with things like bookmarks and journals. Don't miss the amazing wall of envelopes people have sent to the shop. Beautiful!

Date of experience: May 2011
3  Thank Allison_1285
Reviewed 16 June 2011

I came across this store by accident one day on a trip to Paris and could not believe how amazing it was. You might not think that paper could be interesting, but this shop is full of the most beautiful writing materials. I bought a...More

Date of experience: May 2011
2  Thank BeckyRegan
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