The style mavens from across the Channel have taught us a lot about how to dress, and they continue to inspire our wardrobes on a weekly basis. This week’s French lesson? The jumpsuit.
If you’re still on the fence and need convincing that an all-in-one is for you, let this be your persuasion. Easier to wear than a dress and 10 times more practical, most jumpsuits have the unexplainable attribute of being able to work with both casual trainers and smart heels — whether they’re made from denim, printed cotton or a more luxe fabric.
Hard-working and versatile, there’s a jumpsuit for literally everyone. Pick a style with straps and you’re spoilt for choice with what to layer underneath; opt for a boiler-suit style and you needn’t think about anything else. The French girls in the gallery below can teach us a thing or two when it comes to styling specifics, the main rules being don’t try too hard and don’t forget that bit of gallic insouciance. Keep on scrolling for the most flattering jumpsuits around.