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10 School-inspired styles for adults

Jessica Padykula is a freelance writer and editor in Toronto, Canada covering a wide range of topics for several online lifestyle publications. She is a regular contributor for SheKnows, covering travel, style, relationships, health and ...

Back to school style for adults

Who didn't love back to school shopping? We were huge fans of pre-September sprees with parents or friends in tow, picking out first-day fashions, new shoes and backpacks ready to be filled with brand-new binders, books and pens. We may be well past the back to school shopping age, but that doesn't mean we love the idea any less. That's why we've scoured the shops to find classroom-inspired looks for the grownup set.

7Back to school style for adultsTrousers

While some girls chose to wear kilts or tunics, some of us went with trousers to complete the school uniform look. Now that we're all grown up, trousers are a fall wardrobe staple for the office. Find a pair that fits well and in which you're comfortable, and use it as a base to build sophisticated outfits. The Gap Perfect Trouser Pants are stylish and flattering on most body shapes.

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