12 Flattering Fashion Rules French Girls Use Every Day

It’s no secret that there’s a certain je ne sais quoi when it comes to French style. It’s polished yet effortless. Classic yet cool. And it always seems to highlight a figure in just the right way. From Jeanne Damas to Anne-Laure Mais of Adenorah, the elegant-meets-badass style that’s unequivocally French has been the source of numerous double-taps and outfit pinnings for years. So who better to illustrate Parisian slimming styling secrets than the French trendsetters themselves? Equip yourself with these need-to-know tricks, and you’ll be perfectly poised at all times.

Keep reading to find out the 12 slimming style rules we've noticed all French girls follow.