What French Gestures Really Mean, According to Our Favorite Model

Every culture has its own social code of slang, gestures, and various sighs. But according to Vogue, no language comes with more expressions than French. Demonstrated by model and French style icon Aymeline Valade, the short clip below breaks down what each means.

What the video to decode French slang, and if you’re looking for more French how-tos, scroll down to shop as the Parisians do.

video: Vogue.com

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