Image: Jan Marlyn Reeseman
Jackie O, Coco Chanel and Audrey Hepburn were Porthault addicts.
If you enjoy getting up close and personal with high thread count bedsheets follow in their kitten heeled footsteps down avenue Montaigne to the hôtel particulier, which houses this haut de gamme specialist in linen, Egyptian cotton (406-thread count) and dentelle de Calais.
These sumptuous linens can be printed, embroidered or even made to measure (perhaps if you have a round bed?).
Even if you are putting up with a small Parisian studio and sleeping on a squeaky sofa bed we suggest why not go along and browse for things that you can buy when your ship comes in.
50 avenue Montaigne, 8th
Ph. 01 84 17 27 37
Metro: Franklin D. Roosevelt (1)