I've been wanting to wear this French-style look of hi-tops with skinnies since I saw so many girls wearing them like this in Paris last year. I know I'm a little late on recreating this style(!), but as I'm nearing the end of my La Redoute ambassadorship I thought I should get these fabulous black Nike hi-tops and do my own version before it's all over.
It may be the end of March but we still need winter coats in the UK (depressingly!), so I paired the black and white of my Nikes with the black and white of my check coat. A little colour in the form of a purple galaxy snood (long since sold out sadly but I do love this ombre one) and this was enough to keep me warm and comfy for a walk at the weekend. As with my other French style outfits, it may not be an outfit that screams "Parisian chic" but it's the elements of it I like to take away and make my own, and as a long-time fan La Redoute is the perfect brand to be able to do that with.
Are you a fan of French style - and what does Parisian style mean to you? Do you have any French style heroines - modern or classic? Do share, I'd love to know!
Coat: Marks & Spencer | Snood: Asos (I like this psychedelic print one) | Jeans: Zalando | Hi-tops: Nike c/o La Redoute | Bag: Kangol | Earrings: Asos
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I am a brand ambassador for La Redoute after winning a competition to find two bloggers to represent the brand for 2014-15. The prize included a budget to spend at La Redoute each month. All content is original, however, and opinions are my own and 100% honest.