What to Wear: France in Fairfax

Here is your guide on what to wear for all your summer events. Your first soirée: The French Film Festival in Fairfax.

By Christina Marino

For those of us who have been daydreaming about the prospect of a trip to France and a whirlwind romance here is your chance to indulge in at least one of those fantasies. The French Film Festival USA is touching down in Fairfax this Monday June 2 until June 5 at Angelika Mosaic Theater. Here is the opportunity to test out your French style right in the Mosaic District. Enjoy the first of a series of postings on ‘What to Wear’ for all your summer events. For show times and ticket information visit frenchfilmfestivalusa.com


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For a romantic night on the town tune in your Parisian style with this all white look. 

Rachel Comey Inbound top, $368; shoplesnouvelles.com
Reiss Newton Pleated Full Midi skirt, $230; reiss.com
Danielle Nicole Namane Tassle clutch, $68; amazon.com
K. Jacques Gaelle Gladiator Sandals, $350; calypsostbarth.com


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This androgynous look is just right for when you want to test the limits.

Ponte Yarn Stripe T-shirt, $69.95; countryroad.com.au
Narrow Peak Back Trouser, $630, margarethowell.co.uk
Lazy Loafers, $110; saturday.com
Chanel Rouge Allure in 99 Pirate, $35; chanel.com


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A collarless blouse and simple denim allows for that chic European “it” factor.

Equipment Julian Bright White Collarless silk blouse, $365; jades24.com
Anine Bing Distressed Jeans, $250; shopmrsh.com
Salida Nude Pumps, $43, shopruche.com


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Let this dress be your portable Garden of Versailles. 

Mint Green Butterfly Floral Tea Dress, $84; ladyvlondon.com
Gap Classic ballet flats in Sandy Peach, $40; gap.com
Topshop Big Felt Floppy Hat, $56; topshop.com