I Love French-Girl Style, so I Catalogued the 11 Trends They're Especially Into

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We know, dear readers, you're into what the stylish ladies over in France are wearing, and so am I. French girls have it down: Their style is effortlessly cool, basic but not boring, and unconventional yet refined, which is why we look to them on the regular for style inspiration. French girls are constantly setting new trend precedents and mixing some expected basics with other complete wild cards. Accordingly, I’ve meticulously combed through the Instagram accounts of some of our favourite stylish ladies to see what trends they are unveiling next, and let me tell you—they are good.

From '70s-inspired "granny" sunglasses and the new cool-girl button-down shirt to collared cardigans, French girls are serving some serious style right now. While luxury fashion buys from some of our favourite French fashion houses will always be aspirational, it's exciting to discover Parisian labels at an affordable price too. We know everyone's budget is different, so I aimed to provide a few options per trend at different price points. Ahead, discover incredibly chic yet affordable fashion finds that follow the trends endorsed by some of our favourite French girls.

1. Short-Sleeve Button-Down Shirt

H&M Resort Shirt (£18)

Ninety Percent + Net Sustain Tie-Dyed Organic Cotton-Jersey Shirt (£80)

& Other Stories Relaxed Button Up Bowling Shirt (£55)

Mara Hoffman Auberon Hemp Shirt (£182)

2. Basket Bags

Loewe + Paula's Ibiza Pochette Leather-Trimmed Woven Raffia Shoulder Bag (£475)

Mango Raffia Basket Bag (£50)

Arket Leather-Trimmed Open Straw Tote (£125)

3. Slinky Slip Dress

H&M The Amber (£250)

H&M Button-Detail Slip Dress (£25)

Zara Satin Camisole Dress (£28)

Raey Dip-Hem Silk-Satin Slip Dress (£180)

4. Cropped White Top

Faithfull the Brand + Net Sustain Barnette Cropped Shirred Linen Top (£159)

H&M Puff-Sleeved Cropped Top (£7)

& Other Stories Buttoned Tie Detail Crop Top (£55)

Mango Wrap Textured Top - Women | Mango United Kingdom (£13)

5. Sleek Strappy Sandals

& Other Stories Leather Strappy Lace Up Heeled Sandals (£85)

Christian Louboutin Taralita 85 Croc-Effect Leather Slingback Sandals (£545)

Arket Mid-Heel Leather Strap Sandal (£150)

6. Oversized White Shirt

The Row Luka Oversized Cotton-Poplin Shirt (£940)

Arket Oversized Poplin Shirt (£59)

American Vintage Oversized Cotton-Twill Shirt (£55)

7. Duo-Strap Sandals

Birkenstock + Net a Porter Arizona Leather Sandals (£320)

Manolo Blahnik Klaiapla Leather Slingback Sandals (£595)

Arket Chunky Leather Sandals (£199)

8. Modern Moon Handbag

Staud Moon Small Leather Shoulder Bag (£240)

Chloé Kiss Small Leather Tote (£1150)

Bottega Veneta Basket Large Leather Tote (£2845)

9. '70s Oversize Frames

Gucci Square-Frame Tortoiseshell Acetate Sunglasses (£235)

Loewe Oversized Square-Frame Acetate Sunglasses (£260)

Mango Clear Frame Sunglasses (£20)

10. Backless Trend

Monse Cutout Striped Merino Wool-Blend Sweater (£740)

H&M V-Neck Dress (£30)

Acne Studios Cropped Open-Back Gathered Satin Blouse (£270)

11. Collared Knit

Bottega Veneta Ribbed Wool Cardigan (£1140)

Mango Cashmere Ribbed Cardigan (£30)

Weekday Caity Cardigan (£45)

Next up, the biggest autumn/winter 2021 fashion trends you need to know.

This piece originally appeared on Who What Wear U.S.

This article originally appeared on Who What Wear

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