How to Dress "French Woman Chic" Style Tips for Women Over 50
Updated: Jul 20
As fashionable women over 50, we often adapt age appropriate trends from many places. As I scan the globe, I am often inspired by what I see other stylish women wearing. So what better place than Paris, which is called, the fashion capital of the world, to look for outfit ideas to implement in our wardrobe.
Now is also the time to add a few transitional pieces to our wardrobe. We still want to look summery and wear items suitable for summer but we also want to sneak in a few pieces that can transition' you from summer into fall.
So how do we dress "French Woman Chic?" How do we embrace the relaxed but stylish Parisian attitude toward getting dressed? I'm about to tell you. Remember, there will be style cues you can take and those you can tweak to incorporate into your own way of dressing. Let us bring in "un petit peu" (a little bit) of that coveted french style into our lives.
I have selected a few up to date pieces as seen on the streets of Paris. Some of the items you may already have in your wardrobe but will be inspired by the way I've styled them. Let's get, "French Woman Chic" together.
The first look is oh so simple but oh so french. The look includes a 100% cotton oversized shirt, stylish jeans and a deliberately appropriate oversized tote bag.
The second look as inspired by the looks in Paris is...drumroll...the maxi dress...need I say more! This floral frill trim shirred (a-line) dress is sure to make you feel french chic.
...and while we're looking at dresses, this babydoll dress is popular on the streets of Paris... so full and so beautiful! This can easily transition to a gorgeous fall look as well.
The next look is casually chic and sure to inspire those french fashion vibes. This polo shirt worn with a jean skirt is effortlessly stylish for fabulous women over 50.
This final look to help you look "French Woman Chic" is this sophisticated viscose texture top. It is a smart must have item to include in your wardrobe. The shirt is paired with a pair of linen crop trousers.
Thanks for reading! Check out my YouTube channel where I offer more style tips for women fabulous women over 50.
This post many contain affiliate links and any sales made through such links will reward me a small commission - at no extra cost for you.