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Get the look: French girl aesthetic

The secret to effortlessly chic French style is all in the eyewear.

From the iconic cobblestone streets of Paris to the glamorous boulevards of Cannes, French fashion icons have long understood the power of accessorising with simple yet stylish French glasses.

French glasses vary in shape and style, so there’s an option for everyone. Slim, Bayonetta shape frames are perfect for achieving the coveted cool French girl aesthetic, but you’ll also find oversized bohemian-style French glasses are a popular accessory on the French Riviera. There’s a reason so many Fashion houses come from Paris!

So, if you're looking to channel the timeless essence of a French It Girl, look no further than your eyewear.

Oval French glasses

Classic styles will always be a surefire way to stay on trend, so why not bring back the 90s with oval-shaped French frame?

These Specsavers Coldwater Sun RX sunglasses have a chunky tortoiseshell pattern, adding a touch of glamour to your everyday attire.

Pair these French glasses with an oversized white linen shirt on the beach and you’ll feel right at home soaking up the French sun.

Or are you searching for French glasses for everyday wear? Look no further than these Specsavers Juanita glasses.

The oval glasses have an ultra-feminine shape and come in a deep bronze metallic colour and on the sides, textured diamond inlays meet acetate temple tips for a comfortable finish.

For the full embodiment of Parisian chic, wear these French glasses with a tailored blazer and Breton-striped top.

Slim French glasses

You might recognise rectangular French-style glasses as the ultimate off-duty model accessory, but this style is surprisingly easy to pull off.

These slim Specsavers Belle frames have a low profile to let your facial features shine through, whilst the sophisticated brown colour and opulent gold detailing add an air of effortless mystique.

Whether you’re sipping wine overlooking the Seine or taking in the art at one of Paris’ many galleries, these French glasses are an instant cheat code to looking stylish. 

Bold French glasses

For a more contemporary French girl aesthetic, why not try a thick, bold frame. A chic statement accessory, these Marc Jacobs 16 glasses are the perfect French frames.

The brown tortoiseshell colour makes for a striking look, whilst the chunky shape will add an air of intelligent refinement to any outfit.

Pair these French glasses with a messy fringe and bright red lipstick for the ultimate French girl aesthetic.

If a square frame is more your style, these Specsavers Thyme glasses from the minimalist LUXe range are a great option for French glasses.

The oversized frame shape will have you looking sophisticated from the office all the way to date night.

Cat eye French glasses

Cat eye frames are a timeless option for any glasses wearer and speak to the subtle feminine elegance of the French girl style.

These Specsavers Heather glasses look like simple black frames from the front, but the sides are patterned with a pretty pink and crystal-effect tortoiseshell.

French style is all about keeping it simple with a little flair of elegance, and we think these French-style glasses are as chic as it gets.

Metal French glasses

Simple, metal frames are a go-to for French-style glasses.

These Kylie Minogue mixed-material glasses have contrasting sleek flat-sheet metal front and pink acetate sides.

These frames paired with straight-leg jeans, a crisp white t-shirt and an oversized blazer would be all the rage backstage at a French fashion show.

French glasses are a suave option for men’s eyewear too.

These Specsavers Fana glasses come in a similarly delicate satin metal frame but in an eye-catching blue colour.

Embrace the French men’s aesthetic in the office by pairing these sophisticated French glasses with a sky-blue shirt and your favourite suit.

Browline French glasses

If you haven’t noticed by now, French style is all about elevated simplicity and semi-rimless browline glasses are the definition of that.

These Specsavers Maya glasses come in a delicate gold metal colour and round eye shape, subtly contrasted with a tortoiseshell upswept brow line.

These French glasses are the epitome of St Tropez glamour and would pair perfectly with a matching gold dress as you dance the night away. 

So, the French girl aesthetic is just one pair of glasses away, what are you waiting for?

More frames this way

Dive into our collection of French glasses and explore all the latest eyewear styles here, and why not use our virtual try-on guide to help you find a pair of French glasses with that certain “je ne sais quoi”? 

Check out the #LoveGlasses blog for more tips and tricks on popular glasses trends and how best to style them.