Kid Style | Back to School

Kid Style | Back to School

The first day of school is just a week away.  For the most part, we are done school shopping.  Woo hoo!

I try to streamline our back to school shopping by first taking an inventory of our kids’ closets and then making a list of their needs.  Since it’s hot here well into October, we usually stock up on basics at the beginning of the year, then plan another trip later in the fall to add in jeans and sweaters.

Recently I was introduced to FabKids, JustFab’s newest fashion club.  It was created by a team of parents including celebrity mom Christina Applegate.  FabKids is a monthly outfit club just for kids.  For $39.95 per month, you get a three piece outfit designed for style and made for the playground.  Outfits are available for girls and boys in sizes 2-12.   There’s even a fun style quiz so the outfits are styled  just for your little one.  What appeals to me about a service like this is getting seasonally appropriate outfits in my 9 year-old daughter’s size without having to go out and shop every month.

Right now, as a new member, you can get your first 3-piece outfit for just $19.95!

Ava got this cute 3-piece look (including hair accessories) to rock for back to school.

[Shirt/Skirt/Hair Accessory:  FabKids/Boots:  Mossimo Supply Co.]

Our two older kids wear uniforms to school, which makes back to school shopping a breeze.  It’s kind of a bummer for them though, especially for our 14 year-old daughter, Aubrey.  But we always find her a few fun items for weekend wear so she doesn’t feel left out.

She loves her new tee from Skip N’ Whistle.  They have a collection of some of the  cutest and most unique t-shirts around.  It’s great for pairing with some denim shorts and Keds now and under a cozy cardigan with jeans later.

[T-shirt:  Skip N’ Whistle/Shorts:  Aeropostale/Shoes:  Keds]

It’s Your Turn:  What’s left on your back to school shopping list?

Getting my pretty on with Visible Monday, Monday Bloom and Monday Mingle.