Estelle Cuinet [an interior designer] - 2 Grande Rue, Besançon www.penseedeviolettes.com Estelle is an interior designer who can create wonders. She is young, enthusiastic and travels the world to present her floral architecture expertise. Her workshop tea room abounds with marvels and poetic and delightful ideas.Erik Sébastian [a hairdresser, clothes shop and wedding dress designer] - 16 rue Morand, Besançonwww.besac.com/erick-sebastian/This shop has an original concept combining a hairdressing salon, a boutique selling ready-to-wear clothing and make-up, and a wedding dress design service all under one roof!
La boutique Vintage Corner [fashionable men’s and women’s clothing] - 9 rue d’Anvers, BesançonThe boutique boasts street style and trendy clothing collections for young men and women. Vintage Corner offers brands that young people adore such as Miss Sixty, Kult, Carharrt, Kiliwatch, etc. Additionally a DJ provides entertainment on a daily basis which brings the boutique to life.
GastronomyMarché couvert de Besançon [The Besançon Covered Market]This brand new hall has 43 stands: greengrocers, butchers but also exotic grocery products, a wonderful long fishmonger’s counter, a cheese dairy and regional and organic products. Its bon vivant atmosphere is typical of covered markets. Open from Tuesday to Sunday morning.
Chocolats Edouard Hirsinger [Edouard Hirsinger Chocolates]La pâtisserie Hirsinger [the Hirsinger Cake Shop] was established in 1900. Its small cake museum recounts the story of these 4 generations of confectioners at the beginning with ancient tins, the shop window dating from the start of the 20th century, etc.Good deals in North East France