A New York and a French Girl Go Online Shopping—Here Are the 16 Items They Buy

There's no question we're utterly enamored with New York– and French-girl style over here at Who What Wear, continually taking notes on the trends, outfits, and styling techniques that come out of the two biggest fashion capitals.

Cool girls from both cities certainly have subtle nuances in their dress codes. French women treasure their classic espadrilles and classic slip dresses, while NYC girls always have a cool pair of kicks and a graphic tee on hand. Which leads us to today's story. If a New York girl and French girl went online shopping, what exact items would be in their shopping carts? Scroll below to find out what stylish women in both cities are buying and loving right now, and then shop the cool pieces for yourself.

FRENCH GIRLS

Slip Dress

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@hannalhoumeau

Effortless slip dresses are a staple in every French-girl wardrobe.

Vintage-Inspired Blouse

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@vikilefevre

A pretty puff-sleeve blouse is ideal for pairing with high-waisted denim.

Espadrilles

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@lenafarl

Classic and versatile, espadrilles are easy to wear with dresses, skirts, and shorts alike.

Straw Bag

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@leasy_inparis

Nothing embodies French-girl style quite like a straw tote.

Gingham

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@bonjourclem

Gingham print is a forever favorite in every French girls' closet.

Lace Camisole

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@basictouch

A lace cami is the perfect day-to-night option.

Denim Shorts

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@leiasfez

Style high-waisted denim shorts with polished accessories for a chic Parisian look.

NEW YORK GIRLS

Chunky "Dad" Sneakers

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@himichelleli

Comfortable and cool "dad" sneakers are the name of the game this season. They're ideal for pairing with dresses, shorts, and pants alike. 

Retro Sneakers

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@nycbambi

Along with "dad" sneakers, these Retro Nike kicks are a favorite among NYC girls.

Athletic Shorts

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@champagnemani

Style sporty shorts with a button-down for a comfortable-meets-chic summer ensemble.

Camp Shirt

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@babba

Camp shirts are having a major moment this summer. Wear a colorful printed one over a tank top or bikini.

Tank Top

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@lefevrediary

A basic ribbed tank is an NYC summer must. It's easy to style with everything from jeans to midi skirts.

Effortless City Dress

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@troprouje

Summer in the city calls for an easy-to-wear floral frock.

Baseball Hat

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@hannahbaxward

All the cool girls are wearing baseball caps this summer. We've been seeing them all over our feeds.

Chain and Pearl Necklaces

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@trustmebuythis

Chain links and pearls make for a seriously cool statement necklace to wear with your tank tops and blouses.

Birkenstocks

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@waityouneedthis

The comfortable and cool "ugly" sandals are a commuter-friendly favorite.

Tie-Dye T-Shirt

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@laurenegg

Free-spirited and fun, an oversize tie-dye or graphic tee is an NYC-girl favorite.

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