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The sun is setting a little earlier these days and that can only mean one thing: Fall is coming. The bright side of the departing summer sun? A new fall wardrobe! If you’ve been planning your first day of school outfit all summer (and we know you have), you ought to be shopping denim.

We’re seeing the classic look worn in new and unconventional ways— and we’re loving it! Here are some of the season’s hottest denim looks you’ve got to try.


1. Patch Work

Aged denim is always in style, but you can still achieve the worn-in look with a new jacket! Gap has you covered with a cute patch-style look that adds a uniquely-you character to a classic.

American Eagle Outfitters

2. Two-Tone Denim

Two-tone denim answers the question of which denim wash looks best on you. The answer? All of them! Complete your look with a minimal T-shirt to draw eyes on your prize-winning piece.

Abercrombie Kids

3. Overalls

Overalls are back and simply cannot be ignored! This fun look draws eyes for all the best reasons. Pick a pair up from Abercrombie & Fitch Kids! Want bonus style points? Style your look with a pair of Vans slip-on sneakers from Journeys.


4. Denim Jumper

Go for a girlish, functional look with a one-piece denim jumpsuit like this loveable piece from Madewell. The cropped pant legs make us adore it even more!

Vineyard Vines

5. Cropped Flairs

Cropped denim jeans are the perfect transition pant from summer to fall. Pair them with some sandals or tennis shoes for a cute and casual back to school outfit.


6. Denim Loungewear

Who says denim has to be stiff and uncomfortable? Trendy new items like denim sweatpants and this denim fleece hooded shirt from PacSun prove that good style doesn’t have to be a sacrifice. This is one effortlessly cool style that truly requires no effort.

American Eagle Outfitters

7. Denim Button-Up

Achieve the dream fashion trifecta: Comfort, ease and serious style with a single unisex top. Denim button-ups are a classic that can be jazzed up or dressed down. It’s the perfect fall shirt for every occasion!

Still searching for the perfect back to school outfit? Head over to Westfarms and browse their selection of fashion-forward stores today or shop online at

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