There's no denying that college campuses are a breeding ground for cool style, which easily explains our forever obsession with varsity stripes. Thankfully this season's biggest designers took these stripes to the next level with fresh fashion-forward pieces, and as a result, we have a great selection of striped designs to wear for fall.
Naturally the rise of the trend means a plethora of inspiration-filled magazine features to help guide us on how to wear our striped finds this season. Case in point? This incredibly cool Elle Italia spread. From a statement contrasting Gucci sweater to striped ankle socks, varsity-style jackets, duster jackets, and more, the styling has us covered on multiple ways to pull off this look. Our main takeaway to mix your striped pieces in with luxe basics for an elevated feel.
Scroll through to see the inspiring spread and to shop five of our favorite collegiate-inspired striped picks.
This bold knit reads both sporty and polished.
At under $15, this striped-sleeve sweater is a steal.
Cozy up with this collegiate-inspired scarf.
Hello, statement sweater!
There's nothing sportier than striped socks.
This may be the most luxe looking varsity jacket we've ever laid eyes on.
Which of these striped picks would you wear? Tell us in the comments below!