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Ethnic Printed Double
Buckle Backpack, $30, target.com
Classic and chic
Mink Ostrich Tote, $30,
Pink Printed Canvas
Foldover Tote, $30, target.com
Migid Paper Straw
Flower Print 4 Poster Bag, $23, walmart.com
Apple and Bee Burlap
Tote, $28, nordstrom.com
Olsenboye Striped Foldover
Tote, $30, jcpenney.com
Bon Voyage Duffle
Bag, $27, forever21.com
A cozy sweater and dark denim will look super comfy and
relaxed with this simple bag.
Poppie Jones Lennox
Tote, $30, dsw.com
The dark background keeps the bag from feeling too summery, but the cool faded look
makes it seem like you’ve been carrying it around since June!
Striped Canvas Duffle, $28, forever21.com
The bright flap adds a hint of excitement, but won’t
overpower your outfit!
When you’re waking up early for school, the bright yellow
leather will help perk up your spirits--it’s like your own mini sun!
Simple, reliable and perfect for that maxi skirt and sweater
combo you’ve been picturing all summer.
Tie a scarf or attach a couple bracelets to give this blank
canvas a more “you” look!
You’ll be as wise as an owl when your books are filling this
Leather backpacks are totally adorable and can double as a casual
Match the fall leaves with this tote: large enough for the
first big sleepover of the school year and still cute enough for class!
Dabble in drawstring
A simple cardigan and vamped up ponytail paired with this
purse will make you look like you rolled out of bed looking fabulous (even if
Try some shocking neon solids with this black and white
bag--the colorful hues will complement the busy pattern, not overwhelm.
The zipper details on this back give a little edge to a
classic shape- try matching that vibe in your outfit with a studded bracelet or
some motorcycle boots.
Purple and orange can be tough to match, so let this bright
bag do all of the work for you!
You don’t have to give up neon in the fall--rock this bag
and your mood will be as bright as the hue.
Animal print accessories can steal the show- keep the rest
of your outfit low-key with this roaring tote.
You’ll look tough (but adorable!) rocking this with a pair
of lace-up ankle boots.
Try this bag with a bright top or bold shorts--snow leopards
might want to blend in, but you don’t!
Sarcastic-chic: Let these hilarious tees make the comeback for you
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