Back-to-school style for your kid -- and you, too

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It's hard to believe that summer is nearly over, but at least there's one thing to be excited about -- back-to-school style!

Before images of your credit card bill flashes before your eyes, remember that looking good doesn't always have to break the bank. And this year, consider treating yourself to some back-to-school shopping, too.

Some back-to-school styles for both you and your children:

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Back-to-school style for your kid -- and you, too

Slip-on sneakers

Nope, these aren't just reserved for Vans-clad skaters anymore. Slip-ons in fun materials and prints provide style and comfort for a day of classes, errands and extracurriculars.

Get it here: Women's Mossimo Supply Co. Dedra Quilted Slip-on

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Stylish sweatshirts are exactly what you and your kid need for those icky rainy days.

Get it here: Girls' Quilted Pullover Sweatshirt

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Printed pants

Printed pants are the perfect way to maximize style without compromising comfort -- just keep the rest of the look polished and simple.

Get it here: Junior's Printed Soft Pant

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Ankle boots

Simple, no-frills ankle boots like these are perfect with both skirts and pants!

Get it here: Women's Merona Jill Ankle Chelsea Boots

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Style AND function

Get it here: Merona Women's Stripe Anorak Jacket - Cream

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This time around, try it in a newer style like pictured.

Get it here: Shaun White Boys' Button-Down Hoodie

T-shirt dress

A simple t-shirt dress is the perfect thing to have for those days you just don't know what to wear.  

Get it here: Merona® Women's Knit T-Shirt Dress

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Short-sleeved button-down

Your little guy will look great in a button down with subdued print -- it'll look great layered under a sweater in the colder months, too. 

Get it here: Shaun White Boys' Button-Down Top

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Overalls are looking fresher than ever thanks to slimmer styles -- and even 'shortalls.'

Get it here: Genuine Kids from OshKosh ™ Infant Toddler Girls' Overalls

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Midi skirt

The midi skirt is the perfect back-to-school transitional outfit for any age -- and it's dress code appropriate!

Get it here: Junior's Twill Midi Skirt

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The backpack is back! Fun prints on this season's backpacks can bring style to functionality. 

Get it here: Double Dutch Club - Black White Zig Zag

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Shawl collar pullover

He'll look good and feel good in this sweater. 

Get it here: French Toast Boys' School Uniform Shawl Collar Pullover Sweater

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A good peplum has some serious day-to-night potential.

Get it here: Junior's Sleeveless Peplum Top

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Bomber jacket

This style is perfect for fall and transitional dressing.

Get it here: Girl's Checkered Bomber Zip-Up

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Embellished beanie

Do your bad hair day a favor. 

Get it here: Gimme Clips Girl's Beanie

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Chambray shirt

A denim or chambray shirt is both adorable on its own and layered under a sweater.

Get it here: Men's Chambray Button Down Shirt

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Graphic t-shirt

Give your kid an opportunity to show some personality.

Get it here: Boys' Keep It Weird Tee - Grey

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Shirt dress

It's a classic style that's easy and versatile. 

Get it here: Mossimo Women's 3/4 Sleeve Shirt Dress - Assorted Colors

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'Hiker' boots

Boots like these are slightly dressier than sneakers, but have the same 'cool factor.'

Get it here: Boy's Cherokee Fransisco Boots - Brown

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The style works for all ages, and it's super easy to dress up or down.

Get it here: Women's Sleeveless Jumpsuit Black

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Flowy shirt

It's the best thing to throw over a pair of jeans when you're running out of the house.

Get it here: Women's Woven Embellished Yoke Blouse

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Fringe infinity scarf

It's easy to throw on!

Get it here: Women's Infinity Scarf with Fringe - Hot Pink

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Striped blazer

A good print keeps the stiff style fun, young and casual. 

Get it here: Mossimo Women's Ponte Blazer -- Assorted Colors

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Statement necklace

A statement necklace instantly elevates any outfit. 

Get it here: Women's Assorted Stone Plate Necklace - Green

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Cross-body bag

This style is perfect for running to the store or a girls' night out. 

Get it here: Xhilaration® Triple Zipper Crossbody Handbag - Neon Yellow

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Moto jacket

This jacket will go with just about anything.

Get it here: Girls' Moto Jacket

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