A certain notion of French femininity took hold in the early two-thousands. The French woman, for all her confidence, was a codependent. She was closely aligned with fashion, which is to say the luxury business. Some time not long ago, the French woman ditched the scarf, unsmoked a thousand cigarettes, got an Instagram account, and became the French girl. The French girl lives on the Right Bank and is marginally more bohemian than her predecessor. She is often pregnant, but perennially kidless.
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7 Chic Trends French Women Will Wear in Paris in | Who What Wear
Keep scrolling for more, and build your version of the French wardrobe. TBH, this silhouette has been a staple in the closets of French girls forever, given the functional yet fashionable nature. French women routinely carry simple yet chic handbags. In , this set will most likely keep that trend going, but amp up their handbag offering just slightly with silhouettes featuring on-trend buckle accents like we saw in the collections from Gucci to Proenza Schouler. Leather pieces reigned supreme during fall as an instant way to bring a luxe feel to an ensemble, and we bet French women will continue leaning into the trend in with leather-like skirts, tops, and jackets.
Parisian Chic Street Style – Dress Like A French Woman
For the past week, my instagram feed has been pushing a sponsored video of a grinning woman in a sheer pink skirt stepping into traffic and spinning in circles at a busy intersection behind the Grand Palais. One of the hashtags on the post is FrenchGirlStyle. I cross this intersection all the time.
What are the mysterious qualities that make French women so stylish? And because French women are truly in a sartorial league of their own, the rest of the world is on a constant quest to emulate them. From the footwear style they avoid and what they wear instead to their philosophy when it comes to accessorizing, these tips are timeless, simple, and relevant to every age group. Read on for your master class in je ne sais quoi.