WHAT TO WEAR: First Week Chic

Syllabus week is upon us and between new classes, internships and student organizations, it’s easy to brush back-to-school style aside. However, a true Fashionista/o knows how to balance style and studies while fighting the end-of-summer blues. Fashionistas/os on campuses everywhere are ditching the flip flops and breaking out their favorite pieces for the first day of class.

The key to looking your best for the first week without burning yourself out is choosing chic casual wear perfect for the pre-coffee walk through campus. This Fashionista opted for simple black sneakers with classic but comfortable black pants. She paired her black staple pieces with a tied adidas T-shirt to keep her effortless look chic and trendy. To finish the look, she added an embroidered cap and a tattoo choker.

This Fashionista’s look can easily take her from her morning class to a late night pizza run. The effortless and comfortable look is perfect for running around campus, but chic enough to impress her new classmates. Comfortable shoes and lounge-worthy pieces are essentials for the transition from lazy summer days to the hustle and bustle of September. This Fashionista knows how to incorporate her personal style into the perfect outfit for school.

To achieve this effortless campus-chic look, simply pair your favorite comfortable sneakers with classic pants and your go-to graphic T-shirt. Accessorize according to your personal style, a statement necklace or patterned jacket can liven up even the most simple outfit. Above all, wear an outfit you’re comfortable in. If you feel and look your best, your classmates and professors will notice. Take a tip from this Fashionista and take on the new semester in comfort and effortless style.