4 Standout Ensembles for Your First Week of College

You just got back on campus, moved into your dorm room, and ordered your textbooks: It must be back-to-school season. Every college student knows that there's no better time of year for fashion. Whether you're a first-year student or a seasoned senior, you know that it takes time, research, and a little bit of inspiration to nail those back-to-school outfits.

Every college-aged fashion girl knows that it's just as important to follow the season's trends as it is to maintain a laid-back element. After all, you're just as likely to be people-watching on campus as you are to be holed up in the library. We love how these four outfit combinations balance those activities effortlessly.

Have you started planning your back-to-school outfits yet? Let us inspire your first week's campus looks with these four stylish combinations. Read through to see the looks and shop similar pieces.