Paris Luxe Services: For many years Riad Kneife, who is fluent in English, has been a professional guide for antique purchasing, with the precise goal of helping serious buyers navigate the sometimes intimidating world of Paris antique shopping.
He takes an approach that is different from group antiques-buying tours: his service is fully custom tailored to the needs and wishes of his clients.
Shopping venues include private dealers and warehouses that are not typically open to the public as well as better-known antique fairs and markets. He has spent years developing relationships with the most knowledgeable and reputable to the trade sources. His clients are individuals, decorators, interior designers and professionals in the antique business.