Simple ways to spice up your basic school uniform

“I love school uniforms!” said no one ever. Let’s face it: being told what to wear on a daily basis is no fun. But though uniforms may seem to totally cramp your creativity, we've got news for ya—with a uniform, you just have to be even *more* creative. Ahead, check out our fave ways to jazz up your everyday ensemble.
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    Preppy perfection

    You’ve been wearing plaid skirts since kindergarten, so you're already halfway to prepster's paradise. Amp the grown-up factor with a sparkly statement necklace and a chic blazer. Instant glam. 

    Academia Ahoy Blazer in Navy, $70,

    Mint Bauble Necklace, $15, 

    Minetonka Shoes, $32, 

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    Dress up your basic chinos with a fun, statement flat that's sure to stand out. Add a statement necklace and perfect pearls for a dressed-up, not drab, look.

    Studded Pointed Toe T-Strap Flats, $23,

    Faux Pearl Tassel Pendant Statement Necklace, $11,

    Carolee Peach Blossom Goldtone Faux Pearl Studded Earrings, $28,

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    Sweet and sassy 

    Add some spice to your boring polo and khaki skirt with a so-sweet bow headband, fun oxfords and whimsical accessories. 

    Arizona Bow and Knot Head wrap, $11,

    Crochet Oxford Flats, $16,

    Mirror Gold Pineapple Acrylic Post Earrings, $16,

    Thalia Sodi Gold-Tone Multi-Row Cuff Bracelet, $30,


by Abigail Kullberg | 2/1/2016