Ask anyone to describe French style and you're likely to hear terms like "chic," "classic," and the all-too-common "je ne sais quoi" tossed about. The look may seem effortless, but it's not all #wokeuplikethis beauty routines and a bateau top. Even for fashion nerds like us, there's a bit of can't-put-a-finger-on-it mystery.
The real secrets to French dressing, however, can only be found at the source — the eight magnifique women ahead who fuel our Francophilia.
What we learned from giving these fashion denizens the third degree is that while their style is timeless, they're definitely not playing it safe. Whether you vibe with the cool, gamine charm of Chanel and Yves Saint Laurent muse Inès de la Fressange or the wildly eccentric joie de vivre of Carlyne Cerf de Dudzeele, you'll want to listen up as they divulge the tips, gripes, and even misconceptions of the style we admire so much.
The transition to a fall wardrobe can be as easy as swapping your sandals for leather booties or topping your favorite summer dress with a denim jacket. Or, you could take a tip from Kendall: While out and about during NYFW, the newly surname-less model accentuated her outfit with a bright-red, wide-brim hat. This was read
Pinterest must have seen an onslaught of action this morning when Lauren Conrad's first official wedding picture made its debut on the cover of Us Weekly. Because, the dress. We just had to get our eyes on that Badgley Mischka creation, and we have a feeling much of the Internet-using public was with us.