Just as you are planning your last summer wingding it’s about that time to start planning for back-to-school. Besides shopping for those basic school supplies and essentials, kids want to return to school with a touch of style and charismatic appeal, even if they are required to wear a school uniform.
Here are celebrity-inspired fashion trends that can easily be incorporated into your kid’s wardrobe and keep your aspiring fashionista happily starting the 2013 school year in style. Look for these hot trends plus a few others to hit the hallways this back-to-school season.
Infinity Scarf – An easy way to add a punch of color and style to an outfit is with the infinity scarf. The infinity scarf is stylish, functional and popular for both girls and guys from teens to adults. And, the fact that you can wear it a variety of ways is a bonus!
Ballerina Flats – Ballet flats never go out of style, but what’s trending for back-to-school are styles with pizzazz. This fall look for the comfortable flats to return with fresh details such as cutouts, studs, bright colors or embellished with your favorite image, such as the popular cat face worn by Taylor Swift.
Flowered Headbands – Thanks to popular TV shows such as Gossip Girls, hair accessories will continue to be a hit with tweens and teens for adding a touch of unique style to their back-to-school list of must-have fashion accessories. Running late for class, no worries – throw your hair in a topknot, add a stylist flowered headband, and rock out a cool trendy style.
Military Jacket – Military jackets will remain in full force for fall 2013. This look may be making an encore appearance, but expect to see it with a modern twist. It’s the traditional jacket complete with shiny buttons, odd epaulet and loads of style. This season will include the cropped, boxy and longer tailored version, as well as the bomber style and camouflage print. Military and bomber jackets are a fashion favorite for many celebrities such as Justin Beiber, Carrie Underwood and Malia Obama.
Messenger Bag – This year what you use to carry back-to-school essentials will be equally as important as what is in it. Forget about the typical backpack and rock a leather, canvas or mixed-media messenger bag. Choose a style with design options that speaks volume to your personality, such as classic monogrammed, shiny metallic or, or distressed leather.