It’s a seemingly endless quest to acquire the qualities that make French women so enviably cool and fashionable (le sigh). Luckily, the brands that embody the hallmarks of effortless French style—killer outerwear, clean lines, immaculate tailoring, and simple basics—are available to us American gals in search of that je ne sais quois.
From Sandro to Isabel Marant, shop our favorite picks from these iconic French brands to help you achieve the look!
Isabel Marant Alona Glossed-Leather Ankle Boots ($1165)
Étoile Isabel Marant Revolution Printed Cotton-Blend Sweatshirt ($270)
You’ll want to live in Petit Bateau’s casual, comfortable, cotton basics, like striped miniskirts and nautical-preppy sweatshirts.
Petit Bateau Mariniere Striped Cotton-Jersey Top ($95)
Which French brands are your favorite? Let us know in the comments!