Best Girls' Clothes for School

by Staff Writer

Getting ready to go back to school means picking out new clothes that will help your little girl feel confident and stylish. Whether she likes dressing up or prefers clothes that can get dirty, start her back-to-school shopping with basic items, like jeans, dresses and hoodies that will be a staple in her closet for fall and winter. Keep reading for tips on finding the perfect clothing to outfit your daughter for school.

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Best Girls' Clothes for School

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  • Buy flattering jeans and pants.

    Every girl needs a pair of jeans that that can be dressed up for hanging out with friends or dressed down for playing on the playground. Look for girls' jeans with embroidery on the hem, back pockets or legs for a feminine look. Skinny jeans have become a basic, and pants with extra stretch are great for layering under skirts, tunics and dresses. Let your daughter pick out her favorite wash to ensure that she will wear the clothes you purchase.

  • Find dresses and skirts for everyday wear.

    Casual dresses are perfect for school because they’re fashionable without being fussy. Look for trendy maxi dresses in soft cotton with a colorful print if your daughter is a budding fashionista. Jumpers and pullover dresses are easiest for little girls to put on, and she can always wear leggings or girls' pants beneath her dress for extra warmth. Buy a denim skirt for a comfortable school outfit and let your daughter pick out bright tights to wear beneath it.

  • Purchase girls' sets for convenience.

    If your daughter has a difficult time deciding what to wear, clothing sets are an easy solution. Purchase sets with matching shirts and shorts, blouses and pants, jumpers and leggings or tops and skirts for clothing your daughter can easily put on in the morning. Buy girls' sets in colors and patterns that work with the rest of your daughter's wardrobe so she can mix and match with other clothes already in her closet.

  • Look for cute tops and blouses.

    Shirts need to be versatile and stylish so your daughter can wear them with jeans, shorts, skirts and dresses. Look for basics to layer beneath sweaters and jackets in neutral colors, such as white, navy blue, black and brown. Add a few trendy tees to her wardrobe to mix things up. Graphic tees with bright colors are a popular option and can be paired with jeans or a casual knit skirt.