Welcome to your ultimate guide for creating the perfect French capsule wardrobe this winter. As the season of crisp air and cozy evenings arrives, I’m excited to share with you a carefully curated collection of twenty-four key winter pieces. These selections are the cornerstone of that effortlessly chic French style, a blend of classic basics and versatile neutrals that effortlessly transition from casual to dressy.
In this capsule, you’ll find everything from warm outerwear like elegant cashmere jackets and long wool coats, to essential winter boots and cozy hats. Each piece is not only chic but timeless, promising to be a cherished part of your wardrobe beyond just one season. More than just a list of items, this article is a guide to creating ten stylish winter outfits, each a testament to the simplicity and elegance of French fashion. Bon shopping ;)!
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1. Tops & Knitwear
- The blue button-down shirt: Anine Bing Maxine cotton-poplin shirt
- The classic white shirt: AMI Paris Ami de coeur shirt
- The chic turtleneck sweater: Sandro roll-neck wool sweater (take a size smaller than your usual size)
- The comfy cashmere sweater: Loulou Studio oversized cashmere sweater
2. Pants & Dresses
- The classic denim: Totême high-rise boyfriend jeans
- Chic wool pinstriped pants: Giuliva Heritage pleated pinstriped wool pants
- Timeless pleated pinstriped pants: Loulou Studio wide-leg trousers
- Chic knitted dress: Allude ribbed cashmere midi dress
- The bouclé jacket: Sandro cropped bouclé wool jacket
- The chic cream jacket: Chloé belted wool-blend jacket
- The timeless pinstriped coat: Loulou Studio double-breasted coat
- The wool blazer: Blazé Milano double-breasted wool blazer
- The elegant long black coat: Sandro long coat
- The classic navy blue blazer: Sandro double-breasted blazer
- Chic two-tone ankle boots: Carel Estime ankle boots
- Classic loafers: Chloé Marcie leather loafers
- White sneakers: Nike Air Force 1 sneakers
- Equestrian-style boots: Loro Piana leather knee boots
5. Bags & Accessories
- The black leather bag: Chloé Marcie textured-leather shoulder bag
- The chic crossbody bag: A.P.C. Genève crossbody bag
- The wool fedora hat: Maison Michel Virginie wool-felt hat
- The chic pair of leather gloves: Agnelle Embellished leather gloves
- The timepiece: Cartier Tank Must 22mm small watch
10 French Winter Outfits with These 24 Pieces
Leonce is the founder and editor of Leonce Chenal, a lifestyle platform launched in 2018. Originally from France, Leonce offers a fresh perspective that comes from her experience at top tech companies in Paris and London. Having spent several years in Paris and now residing in Amsterdam, she combines her professional expertise with a personal passion for French and Parisian styles. Leonce is committed to guiding her readers through the intricacies of Parisian chic, empowering them to embrace the elegance and sophistication of French style.