This hip Marais store has acres of clothes and perfumes, but it’s mostly known for what it has in its basement: hardware, electronics, gadgets, and other items for bricoleurs (do-it-yourselfers). Upstairs are terrific kitchen, hobby, and decoration sections. The practical side of this store spawned several ministores, all on streets surrounding the mother ship. There’s BHV L’Homme (36 rue de la Verrerie) for men’s clothing, BHV Solex (40 rue de la Verrerie) for electric bikes, and BHV La Niche (42 rue de la Verrerie) for pets.
52 rue de Rivoli
Our Rating Neighborhood 4th arrondissement Transportation Métro: Hôtel de Ville Phone 09-77-40-14-00 Web site BHV