One of my French style tips is to mix dressed pieces like a trench coat or a blazer with more casual items like a pair of white sneakers. It’s the perfect balance to make your outfit look “chic-décontracté” (smart casual in English). Opt for minimal plain white sneakers which make your feet look thin, small, and classy. Keep scrolling below to see the four ways French women dress comfortably and elegantly by combining elegant outfits with casual shoes like sneakers.

With a Blazer

With a Trench

With a Dress / Skirt

With a Wool Coat