A sleek curved bob, a messy set of slept in strands- there’s something so classic about French girl style. Sixties icons like Brigitte Bardot and Jane Birkin propelled tousled tresses to the forefront of fashion, revolutionizing the aesthetic of an entire generation. From then on the influence of French-girl chic has been essentially inescapable, with it-girls like Marion Cotillard and Charlotte Gainsbourg shaping trends one street style snap at a time. But what’s next for fashion’s favorite country? Just ask these 11 up-and-coming stars. Read on to find out which fresh faces will be the next generation of French-girl inspo.
1. Thylane Blondeau
The most beautiful girl in the world is fashion's freshest face.With long blonde waves, model Thylane Blondeau has strands that will stun for years to come.
2. Lily-Rose Depp
Lily-Rose Depp is shaking up the silver screen. And with Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis as parents it's obvious this leading lady is an icon in the making.
3. Camille Rowe
Model Camille Rowe is a fierce force in the fashion industry. The it-girl has already worked with practically every major label, from Louis Vuitton to Chloe.
4. Lea Seydoux
From her breakout role in Blue is the Warmest Color to her subsequent superstardom, Lea Seydoux is certainly one to watch. With the perfectly tousled lob, this French actress is giving us major mane envy.
5. Tina Kunakey
If you haven't heard of Tina Kunakey by now, you should pay attention. This French model (and new mom!) has been serving LOOKS on the runway and off the runway this past year. Check out her instagram for some major curly-hair inspo.
6. Estelle Chen
This Chinese-French model is totally changing the game. With her signature dark strands, Estelle has already made quite the name for herself, rocking the runways of larger-than-life labels. From Victoria's Secret to Miu Miu.
7. Aya Jones
This 25 year-old model is making major waves in the houses of high fashion. With a natural knack for accessorizing and some serious street style, this up-and-comer is definitely on our radar.
8. Clara Berry
Clara Berry's natural waist-skimming waves are truly awe-inspiring. We're head over heels for her sporty-chic aesthetic.
9. Jeanne Damas
Jeanne Damas is no novice, but she's definitely serving some on-point French girl vibes. The Rouje founder's wispy bangs and auburn waves a must for Spring.
10. Louise Follain
With her chocolate locks and eyebrow skimming fringe, Louise Follain is basically Jane Birkin's second coming. The model's retro classic tresses are sure to inspire this season.
11. Hera Pradel
Hera Pradel's two tone locks are going to be huge in 2020. The Standards Magazine founder is a street style queen, it's no wonder we'll be looking to her for future French girl inspo.