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Ask Laurie: How to Wear Denim Like a French Girl?

Ask Laurie: How to Wear Denim
Like a French Girl?

Ask Laurie: How to Wear Denim Like a French Girl?

Dear Laurie, How can I take a basic denim piece and spin it into something that feels elevated and chic, like French women do?—Sandy D.

Dear Sandy, It seems inexplicable how French women manage to take the most pedestrian of fabrics—denim—and spin it into something so sophisticated, right? While there’s definitely an element of je ne sais quoi to it all, the key is to keep it classic, with minimal accessories. To illustrate, I’ve put together four styling templates that look so French, tourists will ask you for directions when you’re on the streets of Paris.

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