Whether you’re a certified Francophile or not, you have to admit that there are a few things we can learn from French women when it comes to style. Let’s leave the beret and Breton-stripe stereotypes behind us and instead discern that French women have an innate ability to whip up easy but effective outfits. Whatever their aesthetic, their looks never feel too thought-out or contrived. Instead of playing up to the trends, they dress habitually, and this is precisely why we love them. We’ve already taken an in-depth look into their winter wardrobes, but now it’s time to focus our energy on something more specific: shoes.
If you’re anything like us, you’ll be curious to know which winter shoes the French choose to wear with everything from midi dresses to jeans. Accordingly, we scrolled through hundreds of profiles belonging to fashionable Gallic types, and when we did, seven specific shoe styles kept cropping up. Yes, some we were expecting, but others were somewhat unexpected—further proof that French style can’t (and shouldn’t) be pigeonholed.
With everything from classic flats to their take on chunky boots, keep scrolling to see the French-girl winter shoes our favourite influencers love to wear. Should any take your fancy, you can shop them for yourself, too.
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