Naturally, travel chaos ensued, and five-inch drifts meant the rest of us could forget about last-minute holiday shopping.
Fashion folk werent exempt from the weather snow-related travel delays forced Lady Gaga to cancel her Paris shows (both rescheduled), while Lily Allen shared her ire at hours-long flight delays with 2.5 million Twitter followers.
Our favourite response to the weather? Marc Jacobs, who shared this serene snap of the snow-covered park in front of his Parisian home. Joyeux Noel to all.