Breton stripes, leather flats, and a feathery haircut—French girl style is iconic. From jeans and tees to little black shift dresses, these girls have mastered stylish simplicity. Complete with lingering perfume and a certain je ne sais quoi. Frankly, we can’t get enough. So spritz on a little Chanel No. 5, dab on a red lip, and slip into one of these seven outfits for a French-inspired look.
1. Breton Stripe
A striped Saint James shirt is a French style staple. Wear it with skinny jeans and a red lip for a modern take on this classic print.
2. The LBD
From classic fashion icons to contemporary cool girls, French fashionistas always take the simple route. And a little black dress goes a long way when paired with kitten heels and classically chic accessories.
3. Stroll the Streets
Style a sleek navy blazer with a pair of white converse for a très chic look that’s perfect for wandering the picturesque avenues of Paris.
4. En Noir
Up your intrigue with an all-black ensemble. And add a hint of color with a bold red bag and silk neck scarf.
5. Trois Couleurs
Stick to the French color scheme of blue, white, and red with this easygoing weekend outfit.
6. Bon Vivant
Pair a feminine dress with a structured blazer for a stylish evening look in iconic black and white.
7. Go Plaid
Inspired by Anna Karina’s effortless vintage style, pair a plaid midi skirt with an agnès b. cardigan. Then head down to the local brasserie for your morning espresso.
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