New Yorkers and Parisians Wear These 3 Outfits Because They're Easy and Chic

I follow a range of New York City– and Paris-based influencers because, yes, many in this set just get it when it comes to creating effortless and chic looks for their lives in the city. In fact, while scrolling through my saved folder on Instagram, I noticed that there are actually a few specific outfit formulas both New Yorkers and Parisians seem to wear on repeat.

Below, you'll uncover further insight into the effortless ensembles in question that feature simple items like jeans, blazers, and layering pieces. If you're in the mood for a bit of shopping, there are also inspired product recommendations. Keep scrolling for more—you just may find a new go-to outfit to try. 

Long Coat + Knit + Skirt + Knee-High Boots

On a Parisian:
New Yorkers and Parisians Wear These 3 Outfits Because They're Easy and Chic

Photo:

@sylviemus_

For a polished silhouette, consider an ensemble like this with the trench, sweater, pleated skirt, and chic knee-high boots.

On a New Yorker:
New Yorkers and Parisians Wear These 3 Outfits Because They're Easy and Chic

Photo:

@cocobassey

A longline coat brings elegance to any ensemble, including this forward 'fit.

Leather Jacket + Relaxed Pants + Sneakers

On a Parisian:
New Yorkers and Parisians Wear These 3 Outfits Because They're Easy and Chic

Photo:

@annelauremais

A leather bomber jacket in a looser cut is very of-the-moment and looks fresh with a white tee, relaxed trousers, and classic sneakers.

On a New Yorker:
New Yorkers and Parisians Wear These 3 Outfits Because They're Easy and Chic

Photo:

@champagnemani

A distressed leather jacket will make any ensemble feel cool. The cargo pants here are also quite noteworthy.

Oversize Blazer + Simple Top + Jeans + Sandals

On a Parisian:
New Yorkers and Parisians Wear These 3 Outfits Because They're Easy and Chic

Photo:

@aida.bdji

You can't deny the power of an oversize blazer like this to elevate any casual look.

On a New Yorker:
New Yorkers and Parisians Wear These 3 Outfits Because They're Easy and Chic

Photo:

@anna__laplaca

That longline blazer with the wide-leg jeans is such an effortless pairing.

Related Stories