As you prepare for a collegiate fall, you will find yourself searching for items that fit a college style. Check out these fabulous items that are must-haves on any college campus!
College girls across the country are wearing leggings on a daily basis. They come in many different colors, thus making them versatile. They can be worn with a tunic top or a large t-shirt – either look is a hit on campus!
2. Trench Coat
Every girl needs a trench. Often, weather can be sporadic and you won’t have time to make it to your dorm or apartment to grab your rain coat. A trench can be worn rain or shine, which means you don’t have to worry about making a fashion faux pas!
Pullover sweaters are wonderful for colder evenings. Most dorms don’t turn on their heat until close to Thanksgiving, which will leave you thankful for your trusty sweater. You can also wear it with a pair of leggings to the library for a cute (and comfortable) study outfit.
Chambray is a favorite of designers this season. The soft denim look yields a casual, comfortable feel without being grungy. If you follow fashion blogs, you will notice chambray being worn in all different combinations. Chambray can be worn alone, under a sweater, cardigan or a button-down. Don’t be afraid to get creative with your outfit! Try visiting the blog Atlantic-Pacific for some inspiration.
5. Ballet Flats
You will be so thankful for owning a good, neutral pair of ballet flats. They can be worn with just about anything and dress up any outfit. Whether worn with skinny jeans or a sundress, they will keep your feet comfortable during long days on campus.
6. Skinny Jeans
As an item, which originally started as a trend, girls across America are thankful they have become a staple in today’s fashion world. They can be worn with ballet flats, sandals, boots, etc. Skinny jeans do a great job of showing off your figure and are also easy to pair with any style of top. They can be thrown on with a sweatshirt when you’re running late, or worn with a tunic for a softer feel.
Universities tend to keep classrooms cold to help students focus. Cardigans don’t take up a lot of space in your backpack, will keep you warm and are a cute accessory to any ensemble.
Scarves are a hot item this season. Pair it with your favorite jeans and a casual tee and you’ve got yourself a comfortable outfit that looks incredible!
Any bag that can be worn across your body is essential. They are trendy right now, but the big selling point is they can be easily worn with a backpack. You don’t have to worry about your purse sliding off your shoulder, so you can focus on walking from point a to point b!
10. Skinny Belts
The versatility of this item will leave you grateful for the purchase. They can be worn through belt loops with a tucked in shirt or around the waist to show off your figure.
Tiffany Tyler, Health and Beauty Writer for College Lifestyles. She is a senior at Appalachian State University majoring in Public Relations and Journalism.