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10 Easy Ways to Dress Like a French Girl

Paris Fashion Week is mostly about the runway shows and the street style outside of the runway shows. But it's when you take a moment to look at what the city's "real girls" are wearing—the university students, graphic designers, and moms who have nothing to do with fashion—that real moments of inspiration occur. These 10 fantastic looks are all over the streets of Paris right now. And you don't have to be an editor—or spend a fortune—to get them.

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Grey Jeans

Thanks to Paris Vogue editor-in-chief Emanuelle Alt, grey skinny jeans are still a requisite in every French woman's wardrobe. Wear them with pointy black pumps.


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Sparkly Sweaters

The French are not afraid to wear spangly tops during the day. The trick is to tone it down by keeping everything else neutral.
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Oversized Blazer

Try to find a tweedy vintage one.
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Flat Boots

You don't see platform heels around these parts. Women prefer short, flat boots. More sensible.
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Moto Jackets

Classic black or brown is the only way to go.
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Wedge Sneakers

These are equally as popular as flat boots, if not more so. Thank you, Isabel Marant.

 

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Kohl Eyeliner

The more, the smudgier, the better. 

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Ballet Flats

In Paris, they're still more popular than driving moccasins.

 

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Collarless Wool Coats

Wear it big and loose, draped over your skinny jeans and slinky tops. 

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Long Pleated Skirts

Good with all those other slouchy staples.


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