Back to School Style Guide

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Summer is coming to a close, and that means school is right around the corner. But, going back doesn't have to be a hassle. Especially, if you’re setting off to business or law school, our back to school style guide is exactly what you’ve been looking for. With student loans piling up and textbook costs at an all-time high, looking good on a budget is the back to school style of the year.

Back to College

Going back to college after a summer of relaxation can often be stressful. My best solution is a little bit of retail therapy, but on a budget of course. If you love to shop online and love a deal, I suggest downloading Honey, a Google Chrome extension that will automatically apply the best coupon to your order. Since I’ve downloaded it, I’ve saved over $200. It’s definitely worth looking into if you shop online, especially at Macy’s, Target, or Lord and Taylor.

In terms of what to wear this coming semester, the layered look is a classic staple that will never go out of fashion. As the days get cooler, layer a t-shirt, a sweatshirt, with a light jacket to create the ultimate in university versatility. It’s the ultimate way to show off your college pride as well, wear your school’s colors and a neutral colored jacket and you’ll be sure to rock any party.

Law and Business School Style

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Setting off on the next step in your career can be a daunting and exciting event and no one wants any added stress. Of course, you’re going to have to look good walking into that new classroom, boardroom, or courtroom. You can recreate our model's signature style in these key ways.

A suit is a must, maybe even two. I’d hope you have one or two already, but if you don’t I’ve got just the site for you. offers quality suits at an affordable price for students. They also offer ties, shirts, and accessories if you’re looking for a one stop shop.

We used our models actual attaché case, but a facsimile can be found for a great price at It's useful for holding all of your exams, briefs, class notes, and even your laptop. Our other accessories are a Tommy Hilfiger Men's Table Stainless Steel Watch and GUESS Men's Oxford Loafers. Recreating this signature back to school style is easy and affordable.

The great thing about a suit is that you can easily dress it down for class or for after work drinks with some colleagues. Try pairing your new suit jacket with a graphic t-shirt and a pair of dark, slim jeans and you’ll be looking powerful and casual in any setting.