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STYLISH PACKING

What to pack for Paris in the springtime! All of the essentials for a stylish sojourn abroad...


STYLISH PACKING
What to pack for Paris in the springtime

 
 
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YOU ASKED I’m planning a trip to Paris in the Spring. Can you give me any ideas on what I should be packing? I want très chic outfits!

EDITOR You want to build your travel looks around basic pieces that are light, work from day to evening, and can be layered depending on the weather. Take a look at my top picks to mix and match. Market Editor Tammy Palmer

What to pack


         


 

      


 

    


 




 

        


 

        


 

    


 

    

 
 
 
Stella McCartney Double-breasted Trench Coat


 
Stella McCartney Double-breasted Trench Coat

Stella McCartney Double-breasted Trench Coat

A belted trench will always look chic—cinched at the waist, collar up! Add a colorful print scarf for a nice touch and added warmth.

Chic mini dress

 
 
 
Jay Ahr Mesh Lurex Dress


 
Jay Ahr Mesh Lurex Dress

Jay Ahr Mesh Lurex Dress

A chic dress will get you noticed on the streets of Paris. French women aren’t afraid to look feminine, and neither should you be! Just beware of swooning Parisian men.

Colourful pashmina

 
 
 
Alexander McQueen Tiger Print Pashmina


 
Alexander McQueen Tiger Print Pashmina

Alexander McQueen Tiger Print Pashmina

A colourful pashmina will add a pop to any outfit. Go for a hip shade if your wardrobe tends to steer towards black.

Graphic print top

 
 
 
Diane von Furstenberg Amada Smock Top


 
Diane von Furstenberg Amada Smock Top

Diane von Furstenberg Amada Smock Top

A bright smock top will keep you looking stylish day or night. Wear it with jeans and look like a work of art when you hit up the Louvre.

Menswear blazer

 
 
 
Stella McCartney Textured Taffeta Blazer


 
Stella McCartney Textured Taffeta Blazer

Stella McCartney Textured Taffeta Blazer

A menswear blazer is a Parisian staple. Choose one that’s oversized—loose enough that you can roll up the sleeves for comfort.

High waisted jeans

 
 
 
Notify Absinthe Wide Leg Jeans


 
Notify Absinthe Wide Leg Jeans

Notify Absinthe Wide Leg Jeans

A pair of high waisted jeans will get you around town but are also sexy enough for evenings out on the town.

Large white handbag

 
 
 
Miu Miu


 
Miu Miu

Miu Miu

A large white day bag matches any outfit and will have you toting around your travel essentials—like a camera and travel guide—in style.

Neutral clutch

 
 
 
Jimmy Choo


 
Jimmy Choo

Jimmy Choo

A bright, oversized clutch puts the finishing touch on your eveningwear and allows you to carry light during soiree hours.

Essentials

 
 
 
PARISIAN ESSENTIALS


 
PARISIAN ESSENTIALS

OTHER PARISIAN ESSENTIALS
Beret hat
Peep-toe high heels (preferable a pair by Christian Louboutin)
Matching lingerie ensemble (because you never know when romance will strike)
Red lipstick and nail polish

You’re all set to look très chic in Paris.
TIP Pack your clothes in a bright suitcase or wrap a pink ribbon around your suitcase handle to spot your bag easily at the luggage carousal. Bon Voyage!

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