Monthly Archives: January 2012

A Vintage paradise in Oslo

Here above, a few shots from our last Sunday at the Birkelunden flea market, in the district of Grünerløkka (Oslo). A must-do for aficionados, like us, of vintage furnitures from the 50′s or 60′s. You’ll find treasures at very affordable … Continue reading

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Gift Idea to replace the traditional flower bouquet

“La chambre aux confitures”, is the story of Lise Bienaimé. Previously, Lise worked in the cosmetics industry for eleven years, and after giving birth to her three children, she decided to dedicate most of her time to her passion: cooking. With the creation of the label ”La chambre aux confitures“, she follows … Continue reading

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A family chocolate story

For the portrait of the week, we have come across Julie, a young and lovely 33 years old “chocolatière”, at the head of the label “Les Petites Chocolatières“, a chain of chocolate- store franchises. Parisoslo.com : What is your background … Continue reading

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Playful French home textiles

Paris, the capital of gastronomy and Oslo, the capital of cocooning: one of our points of view on these two cities. So it makes sense that when we discovered the label La cerise sur le gâteau, we get charmed by … Continue reading

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The Oslo City Hall in some details

Despite its somewhat austere exterior design, which was created by Arnstein Arneberg & Magnus Poulsson, we recommend you however to push the door of The Oslo City Hall if you are nearby. You will discover inside some great graphic and … Continue reading

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Causses : the Parisian temple of Slow Food

If, like us, you are not a huge fan of fast food then you might really like this Parisian slow food temple. Causses, is a unique grocery concept store created by Alexis Roux de Bézieux, which offers fresh, good, healthy and … Continue reading

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Bon napkins appetit

We’ve discovered the TIGER (TGR) stores two years ago in Copenhagen and what a great surprise to find this store as well in Oslo*. This is our Ali Baba cavern for finding any thing for our house at a very low … Continue reading

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The personalization : a new trend

Having the possibility to create your own style is a increasing demand, which brands respond to by offering more and more product customization, such as the two great examples we’ve picked up for you: La cerise sur le chapeau and … Continue reading

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Time Travel with … Leon

Our tip this week is the French artisanal luggage and travel accessories label, created in 1924, named “Leon Flam”. At that time, the Leon’s workshop, known for its artisanal expertise, attracts all the travelers. More than 90 years after, inspired by … Continue reading

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Interior in Paris №1

How to make a functional  70  square meters apartment and how to maximize the space? Here are 6 tips from this charming and cosy place in the heart of the 15th district of Paris. A very pleasant family and shopping … Continue reading

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Interior in Oslo №1

Our first favorite place is….our home! Our philosophy : the well-being begins at home Our source of inspiration : the Japonese lifestyle, the Scandinavian vintage design, and the  magical” je ne sais quoi” of Paris… Notre premier coup de coeur…c’est … Continue reading

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Bienvenue…Velkommen

Welcome to parisoslo.com, a blog written with 4 hands to share with you the best of our two worlds : Paris and Oslo. Yet to come, our favorite trend tips as well as some portraits of those who contribute to the … Continue reading

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