I just found this lovely link to the olive wood shop in Tourrettes sur Loup. (I was trying to explain to a friend why I like it so much!):
This is one of my favorite shops in the Cote d'Azur, and I thought I'd share it. I do a good bit of my Christmas shopping here, but know that they don't take plastic, or at least, they haven't on my most recent trip. There is, however, a nearby ATM.
I found the link through this very nice blog: