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Preppy Back-to-School Fashion Essentials

Quiet shades of blue and gray give a reserved edge to an artsy mix of prim patterns. Keep your kids warm and cozy with knit caps and cardigans.

By Juli Alvarez and Amanda Flores

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Tom Corbett
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(Left to right): Gray sweater, 77Kids by American Eagle, $44.50, Purple sweater, Mini Boden, $42, Shirt, Aeropostale, $39.50, Skirt, The Children's Place, $14.50, and The Children's Place stores. Tights, Hue, $12.50, Shoes, Spring Shoes, $40, Bottle cap ($7), hair bow ($10), m3 girl designs,

Jacket, Mini Boden, $50, Polo, Shaun White Apparel, $10, Sweatpants, 77Kids by American Eagle, $24.50, Backpack, Old Navy, $14.50, Old Navy stores.

Cardigan and top, P.S. from Aeropostale, $34.50 and $39.50, Skirt, Vineyard Vines, $98, Socks, American Apparel, $9, Shoes, Keds, $30, Earrings, Tarina Tarantino, $28, Pearl necklace, Stella & Dot, $29, Bottle cap ($7), suede necklace ($10), m3 girl designs, Bag, Dream Out Loud by Selena Gomez, $16, Kmart stores.

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