If I know anything about fashion, it’s that jeans will always be the most important piece of trousers. They’re what you get when you think you have nothing left to wear, when you’re out at night, and when you’re just meeting your friends in the park. They are also a type of pants that I see French women wear repeat. The thing is les françaises seems to know exactly how to make jeans look classy. I’ve spent a lot of time looking at how French women do it, and I’ve narrowed it down to six key jeans recipes they always come back to.
Of course, there’s the classic blazer and smart shoe combo, an oversized white shirt, and then a crop-blouse inspired look. Jane Birkin. But I think you’re missing out on a few others – the ones you’ll definitely want to know about. Below, I’ve found a ton of jeans outfits for inspiration and you can shop around, too.