The Updated Guide On How To Wear A Beret

From models off-duty to the Insta girls who do it best.

Dior AW17

The beret is back and, thanks to Instagram, cooler than ever. From the brigade of leather berets down Dior's Fall 2017 runway to the likes of Bad Gal Riri, Bella Hadid, and all your favourite influencers, there are an endless number of ways to wear the French hat this season. If you're unsure about how to style the beret without looking like a cliché tourist visiting Paris for the first time, look no further than these women who've mastered the look both on and off Instagram. Plus, shop our favourites of the season.

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The Original Bad Gal Beret

Take note from Faye Dunaway in Bonnie & Clyde and add an edge to the classic French look by tilting a black beret to the side for the ultimate cool girl look.

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Luxe in Leather

The modern-day take on Bonnie's badass beret comes in the form of leather, thanks to Dior's Fall 2017 collection. Worn straight off the runway by Rihanna and Bella Hadid, the leather version makes for the perfect update to the timeless accessory.

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Paint The Town Red

Go for the statement-making colour of the season with a slouchy red beret worn with matching red-hot sunglasses à la Elsa Hosk.

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Café Society

Style a camel hued beret with a black leather moto jacket for the perfect contrast à la Negin Mirsalehi.

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Keep It Cozy

Take the look to ultra-cozy heights with comfortable knits as spotted on blogger Janelle Marie Llyod.

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Go Bold and Bright

Try an unexpected colour like blogger Paola Mathé's turquoise topper or a rich raspberry hue.

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Pièce de Résistance

Let your hat do the talking with a statement-making brim. Cara Delevingne opted for an 'Anarchy' emblazoned-beret fit for the resistance.

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A Ladylike Twist

Style the accessory with a billowy dress and feminine flats for a polished look as spotted on Yoyo Cao.

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Keep It Classic

Dress down a classic black beret with an oversized sweater for the perfect effortlessly chic look.

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