Posts by Obvious State // The Paris Print Shop:

  • The Paris Journal, French Lifestyle Book by NIchole Robertson

    Nichole Robertson on The Paris Journal & Book Giveaway

    We at HiP Paris have been big fans of Nichole Robertson’s work for quite some time. She shares an introduction to The Paris Journal with us below, as well an excerpt from the book. We are also thrilled to be giving away copies to five lucky readers! More details on the giveaway below.

  • A Francophile Holiday Gift Guide & Giveaway From the Paris Print Shop

    To make gift shopping a little easier this year, Nichole Robertson has put together a sweet little francophile gift guide. She is also offering up three great gift packages for three lucky readers: each winner will receive one extra-large print of your choice from the Paris Print Shop, a 2014 Paris calendar, and a set of four cards from the Paris Traveler Series!

  • Book Giveaway: Nichole Robertson’s Paris in Color

    We have been fans of Nichole Robertson ever since we first discovered her blog, Little Brown Pen, many moons ago. She manages to capture details of our favorite city that render it accessible, touching, intimate — even to those who haven’t walked her streets, ogling marché produce and perfectly coordinated café chairs in many years. […]

  • HiP Paris Holiday Gift Guide: Nichole of Little Brown Pen

    Hi everyone! Nichole here from Little Brown Pen. I’m happy to be over at HIP Paris today, and to be sharing my French-inspired holiday gift picks with you. Below are a few things I wouldn’t mind having under my tree (husband? are you reading?), so I hope you enjoy. French Felt Scarves These beautiful scarves are handmade […]

  • Simply Paris by Jennifer Causey

    Our friend Nichole Robertson over at Little Brown Pen just clued us into Jennifer Causey’s new book, Simply Paris, which is a photographic journey through the City of Light. Ever have one of those moments where you jump off your chair, couch, whatever you happen to be sitting on? Well a few minutes ago, I […]

  • Paris Grays: A Collage by Nichole Robertson

    Our friend Nichole (at Little Brown Pen) regularly puts together wonderfully creative color collages using images from around Paris. Her gray collage manages to capture the feeling of winter in Paris perfectly… All photos: Nichole Robertson  Edited by Tory Hoen for the HiP Paris Blog. Looking for a fabulous vacation rental in Paris, Provence, or Tuscany? […]

  • Vin Chaud on a Winter Afternoon

    Nichole Robertson (of Little Brown Pen) waxes nostalgic for afternoons spent in the Marais drinking vin chaud. On days when it’s too cold to go out, try her recipe and indulge at home! Photo courtesy of Little Brown Pen Text by Nichole Roberton Last night’s crisp air sparked a memory of sipping vin chaud on […]

  • Galipette Pastry Lab: Yet Another Reason to Eat Caramel

    Our friend Nichole Robertson (of Little Brown Pen) stumbled upon Galipette’s delectable caramels on Etsy last year. They’re no longer available online, but if you’re in Paris, stop by Galipette’s Pastry Lab (in the 2nd) to bask in the deliciousness… All photos courtesy of Little Brown Pen Text by Nichole Robertson galipette: french [ga’li’pɛt] nf […]

  • Brunch in Montmartre at Le Coquelicot

    Guest Blogger Nichole Robertson (of Little Brown Pen fame) discovers one of our favorite bakeries in Montmartre. Make sure to come early to snag one of the outside tables, and enjoy Paris people watching at its best. photo courtesy of Meg Zimbeck On Saturday, we braved the Amelie obsessed tourists on Rue de Abbesses in […]

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