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15 Great Gift Ideas for a Francophile (+3 to avoid)

Looking for a thoughtful gift for someone who loves France? We’ve identified 15 ideas that will get you an “oooh lala.”

Twelve delectable, uniquely flavored macrons packaged in a box perfect for gifting. Extra care has been put into ensuring these tasty treats arrive in superb, fresh condition.


The lovely violet taste and classic design hearken back to the city of light. A traditional Parisian treat that’s sure to please. Makes a perfect stocking stuffer.

$42.00 ($5.25 / Count)
$42.13 ($5.27 / Count)

Know someone who’s homesick for France? Whether a native aboard or a traveler longing to return, this homesick candle will set him or her at ease. Features French cafe scents of fresh croissants and latte.

Vintage French T-Shirt

Show your love of France with this classy, vintage-style t-shirt.

This creative soap (or lotion) dispenser will add a touch of French sophistication to the home. Well-made and a great conversation piece.

Fleur De Lis Paper Towel Holder

This paper towel holder is made out of the finest iron products. It invokes classic French country design. A tasteful addition to any kitchen.

This lovely map outlines the wineries of the Bordeaux. Printed on quality paper and shipped in a tube. It’s a large poster measuring 32×21 inches.

What a great way to remember Paris with this beautiful ornament depicting the Eiffel Tower. This ornament comes with a beautiful satin white ribbon and is embellished with clear crystals.

A bed cover is designed for the person that loves the lore of historic France. Very comfortable and allows you to have a little bit of Paris every time you sleep.

These shower curtains will make you think you are strolling on the left bank while you are taking a shower. Made out of very quality material and designed to last.

This classic French Wool beret will make you look like you stepped out of a Jean Paul Sarte book. You can sit back and sip on Pernod and show everyone your love for everything french with this stylish beret. It comes in many great colors.


These French inspired book ends will make your favorite books stand tall and show off in your living room. You can line them up with the great French Classics. It will send you back to the West bank.

Ever want to steal your napkin from your favorite French bistro only to be talked out of it at the last minute. No need to with these napkins. This design will transport you back to France and turn your Tuesday night dinner into a great night.

This tote is great for shopping and keeping up with your groceries. It will make you feel like you are back in Paris even when you are just taking a stroll through the local Food Lion. The design is made for the Francophile and will stand out among the other bags and totes you will see around town.

This long sleeve shirt is very fashion forward but also very comfortable. It is a casual piece of clothing and the colors are inspired by the country of France. The vivid blue stripes recall the french city and make you feel like you are walking down it streets.

Now, what should you avoid? A number of things have the word “French” in the title but are not French at all. These include:

1. French press. It was actually designed by an Italian.

2. French bulldogs. Originally from England, now international.

3. French manicure. Invented in Hollywood.