It's that time of the year: the leaves are turning orange with the fall season, the colder weather holidays are approaching, the tunes of Gilmore Girls' nostalgic autumn sounds play throughout the day like a soundtrack, and school is back in full swing.
Although school does have an emphasis on classes, I love to consider it a fun fashion event at the same time. There's nothing like that feeling of having a put-together outfit for class, and a chic look can truly make you feel your best!
If you're looking for the perfect balance between trendy and classic styles, Princess Polly's Back to School pieces are exactly what you need.
Shop Princess Polly's Back to School looks here!
Princess Polly genuinely has just about any teenage girl's dream outfits. The internet's favorite boutique consistently nails all the trends, and every single one of the pieces has that "it girl" look to them. From preppy-chic to casual-athleisure to laid-back-grunge, Princess Polly's Back to School looks will have you on top of your looks throughout all the campus days.
Want to have your looks all effortlessly done yet perfectly curated? Shop our must-have favorites for back to school below:
A Chic Black Mini Look
Preppy meets chic with a stylish black mini dress with some trendy headbands.
Shop the Fyfe Mini Dress in Dusty Black here.
If you've been looking for a mini dress that's casual but makes you look effortlessly put-together at the same time, look no further than the Fyfe Mini Dress. This adorable dress features lace trim details lining the neckline, bust, and hem.
I love the little attention to detail, like the dainty white ribbon at the v-neck and the blocky cool-girl lace. My favorite thing about this dress is how form-fitting it is- this genuinely accentuates your silhouette, and I'm actually obsessed.
This is such a cute dressed-up look for school, and would be complete with black Oxford loafers and a handbag!
Shop the McKee Headband here.
This wavy McKee Headband is definitely giving off a strong throwback vibe, and we are totally here for it. This cute headband features a zigzag design that not only adds an interesting design but also volume to the hair.
It's so lightweight, and the extra thickness at the end of the band makes it comfortable to tuck by the ears.
I love wearing this alone or paired with a ponytail. This is totally versatile and looks great with both a minidress or even a sporty jersey tank top!
Going Out Tops For Fun Nights
Add these to cart for the best rotation of fun and everyday tops!
Shop the Back in Time Top in Red here.
This viral bold cherry red top is an absolute favourite, and for good reason. The Back in Time Top has quickly become my favorite staple top in my closet, and I couldn't be more obsessed with how form-fitting and sleek it is.
The bright red color has an aura of confidence, and truly accentuates a charming persona.
With a wide, deep square neckline and a stretchy nylon blend that keeps you cool, this top is so comfortable and flattering to wear. I love styling this with classic white sneakers and a pair of beloved low-rise jeans!
Shop the 87 Racer Tank in Blue here.
If you're feeling sporty and chic, this graphic tank top is the way to go. The 87 Racer Tank is a stretchy light blue tank top that features a vintage-inspired number design that totally has the tailgate game-day spirit.
I love that this top is super form-fitting, and that a size up can even give it a relaxed vibe.
This is the perfect top to wear to a big sporting event to keep the vibes low-key and wild at the same time. Wear these with your favorite blue jeans, and you're all set!
Shop the Parle Anglais Top in Black here.
Sometimes, a girl needs a top that can double down for both wild nights and daytime picnics, and the Parle Anglais Top is exactly that.
This stunning black strapless top features a form-fitting black design of flower-cut-outs at the stomach and back, and lined at the bust. With embroidered details all over, this top also has delicate and feminine lace detailing.
Made with 100% organic cotton, this top is super breathable and perfect for the warmer days outside. I couldn't be obsessed with how stunning it looks- this is perfect for any occasion.
Tiny Skirts, Always
Pants are cute, but mini skirts are cuter... and they're a pretty fit for day and night.
Shop the Fike Mini Skirt in Brown here.
The autumn leaves are starting to fall down, and the Fike Mini Skirt fully embodies the nostalgic fall feeling with a gorgeous brown-toned, plaid look. With a felt-like material, this is definitely made for the cooler weather.
With an A-line fit, this skirt is both equal parts cute but classy. This is perfect for the school days- this will make lectures so much more stylish and fun to dress up for!
Shop the Selby Mini Skirt in Black here.
If you're looking for the ultimate black mini skirt, the Selby Mini Skirt is your girl. With a linen-like feel and a simple A-line fit, this mini skirt is not just basic, but essential.
This black skirt looks good with just about any top, and can make its way into rotations throughout the entire year, no matter what season it may be. This essential piece is a total outfit-saver, and is the most versatile thing ever!
Plus, this skirt is sustainable and is "created from LENZING™ fibers that come from certified and controlled wood sources." To learn more about Princess Polly's Lower Impact range, click here.
Keep It Classy & Elegant
School also calls for some professional outfits... but those can still be stylish!
Shop the Archer Pants in Pinstripe Grey here.
If you have a special presentation coming up for class, it's time to pull out the big girl pants. The Archer Pants in Pinstripe Grey is the perfect pair of trousers that are professional but extremely chic.
With a fitted, tailored look, these cool-to-the-touch pants feature a simple yet chic pinstripe look. The high-waisted look is perfect for tucking in blouses, and elongates the relaxed-fit legs.
My favorite part of the design is the subtle pleats by the waist, adding a special dimension to the trousers! These trousers will totally suit you up and has an older-sister-coolness to the officewear look.
Shop the Cassa Tank in Ivory here.
You can never go wrong with a white tank top, and the Cassa Tank in Ivory is no exception. This lightweight, ribbed tank top features a pointelle-like design throughout that has a feminine, flirty charm.
This knit top is so flattering when on, and has vertical ribbed designs throughout, giving it some extra texture. I love how it's slightly cropped but not too much, making it easy to pair with all kinds of denim pants.
Plus, this top is sustainable, and is made from "a reclaimed polyester blend" -- "meaning [it has been made from] discarded plastic bottles, fabrics and single-use products!"
Keep Up With Princess Polly
Be sure to keep up with Princess Polly on all socials to stay posted with their latest collections and to be in the loop with the latest trends! Find Princess Polly on Instagram at @princesspollyboutique, TikTok at @princesspolly, and Snapchat at @princesspollyau.