French women and their enviable style have long been a source of fascination for anyone interested in fashion. At any age, they always appear to have an air of sophistication without seeming like they’re trying that hard…or at all for that matter. Indeed, French fashion is all about finding pieces that look polished and chic, but are also comfortable. Rather than stock up on berets and Breton-stripe tops, we talked to a few French experts to find out exactly which items are worth investing in.
Ahead, nine items every French woman has in her closet that are wonderfully easy to incorporate into just about any wardrobe.