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While we love over-the-top fashion, at the end of the day, there's nothing more stylish than simple, thoughtful, polished pieces. Perhaps that's why we've always been fans of Emmanuelle Alt's signature style. Always one to look effortless, Alt has pioneered that uniform of skinny black jeans, blazers over boyfriend button downs, and pointy pumps that seems to define Parisian-chic for the modern age. No matter what the occasion, we love that Alt always stays true to her simple spare and pared-down look. Check out the staple pieces that makes this timeless tastemaker the epitome of Parisian chic.
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