Le Shopping. Mmmmmm. Window-shopping on the Rue St Honoré and the Place Madeleine brings a whole new meaning to the phrase "consumer society". There's only an elusive lottery win between us and all those lovely things. Sigh... Just let the pictures speak for themselves - these Paris shopkeeper types know thing or two about window displays:
Not exactly a shop - this is from a display of Biedermeier-era furniture currently in the Louvre, but I thought the photo came out pretty well.