A new season is here, and sartorially speaking, the first thing I’ll be doing (after spring-cleaning my closet) is welcoming some fresh spring basics into my wardrobe. After all, my staples are the most reliable and versatile pieces I reach for time and again, and there’s no better excuse than a new season to make some modern updates to my arsenal of wardrobe essentials.
When it comes to elevated basics, no one does them better than stylish Parisians, who are always a source of inspiration for effortlessly chic outfits. French women learn to identify their style codes early, and while they rarely deviate from them, they’re constantly attentive to new trends and modern silhouettes and make adjustments to keep their outfits looking current. To get inspired, I looked to some of my favorite fashion people from Paris for tips on what exact basics to invest in this spring and how to wear them. Take a peek below.