Top back-to-school fashions under $50

by SheKnows
Jul 15, 2012 at 10:13 p.m. ET
This bright outfit is absolutely adorable. The sleeveless floral top is perfect for the start of the school year, before the cooler weather sets in. Available in sizes 4 to 6x for $17 at

1 /9: Classic jeans

1/9 :Classic jeans

Nothing beats a great pair of jeans. These Original jeans feature classic five-pocket styling along with light fading and whiskering. Available in sizes 4 to 18 for $30 at Gap.

2 /9: Skater-graphic polo

2/9 :Skater-graphic polo

Polo shirts don't have to be plain and boring. Look for polos with cool graphics and fun prints. Available in sizes XS to XXL for $15 at Old Navy.

3 /9: Striped pullover

3/9 :Striped pullover

When the weather cools down this fall, pullovers and hoodies are essential. Your boy will love this blue-and-white striped mock turtleneck pullover. Available in sizes XS to XL for $15 at Old Navy.

4 /9: Plaid shirt

4/9 :Plaid shirt

There's more to back-to-school clothes than T-shirts. Your little boy will love this classic plaid shirt, and you'll love the price. Available in sizes 4 to 8 for $10 at The Children's Place.

5 /9: Faux fur vest

5/9 : Faux fur vest

It's not quite warm enough for a coat, but she needs something a little extra. Try this super-cool boho-chic faux fur vest. Available in sizes XS to XL for $25 at The Children's Place.

6 /9: Colored jeggings

6/9 : Colored jeggings

Forget the boring jeans and buy her some adorable, colorful leggings. These super-soft jean leggings come in your choice of five colors and sizes for little and big girls. Available for $20 at The Children's Place.

7 /9: Graphic tee

7/9 :Graphic tee

Tees don't have to be boring. This graphic cotton tee features fun colors and an adorable bow back. Available in sizes S to XL for $6 at

8 /9: Uniform skirt

8/9 :Uniform skirt

If your kids have to wear uniforms, at least they should be cute. This uniform skirt from IZOD is the perfect piece. Available in sizes 7 through 18 for $10 at

9 /9: Colored khakis

9/9 :Colored khakis

This year, khaki pants come in colors other than creams and greens. Look for colorful woven khakis in shades of blue, red and other hues. Available in sizes 4 to 18 for $30 at Gap.