Hint: you can wear them all day, every day.

... is where it's at. A little Chanel inspired, sure. And it just makes every outfit feel instantly more French – which is never a bad thing. 

In summer I like to downgrade from my Givenchy to something more lightweight. A small over-the-shoulder bag with a long strap is perfect for the warmer weather, plus it will force you to pack lightly. Your phone, cards, keys, sunglasses and a lip balm is all you need. 

Keep it simple. I'm going for minimal leather sandals with raw-cut edges this summer. 

I live in these in summer. Throw it on over a bikini when you're hitting the beach or for your weekly Sunday breakfast catch-ups. White always feels fresh and helps to give you a glow.

Wearing Sportscraft dress and bag, Strand Hatters hat (very similar here) and ATP Atelier sandals