WTF, summer is over already and it’s time to totally get your sh*t together, which of course means planning those back to uni outfits. Once you’ve bought that sparkly new pencil case that you 100% will not use once and complained to anyone that will listen about your annoying new timetable, it’s time to focus on the real important things, aka all your back to uni outfits. Get a first in campus clothing with our edit of back to uni clothes.
The Basic Ribbed Body
Time to get stock up on some not-so-basic basics. Start as you mean to go on and put a little bit of effort into your lecture outfits (even if it’s only once a week) for some added confidence. Who knows, you might even become the gal who likes sitting at the front. Not into fuss when it comes to your uni clothes? Get back to basics with a basic ribbed bodysuit. Figure flattering, comfy and neutral enough to be the perf match with all your go-to jeans, it’s the investment piece that’ll see you through the whole term. Wear buttoned up with leggings and trainers for lectures, then undo the buttons and add heels for some after uni 2-4-1 drinks.
The Boxy Lounge Set
We hate to break it to you, but hangover days are still a thing no matter what year of uni you’re in. Steer away from heading to uni in your onesie and opt for a stylish boxy loungewear set and a pair of shades to look top of the class, even if you’re feeling down in the dumps. This versatile back to uni outfit is amaze for hittin’ the sofa when you get back for a lazy chill day, or even wearing out with heels and a biker jacket to head to your student union for round 2.
The Neon Orange Dress
Remember, girl, uni isn’t all work and no play, but cut out your dress - not your lectures and go for a sassy cut out dress to finesse at that student club night. Maybe there’s a spicy new guy in your class that you’re wanting to make uni bae, or maybe you’re just looking for a shutdown outfit that’ll have you feeling like a total girlboss, this neon orange dress will secure your spot as baddest on campus. Wear with a matching neon mini bag and thin strap heels for a look so bright it’ll stop traffic, or match with metallics for a super glam vibe. This super easy-to-wear mini should be a staple in your back to uni outfits haul.
The White Shirt Dress
Final year student and heading off to job interviews? Invest in a killa interview dress that you know will have you lookin’ the part for that big interview. We love a white shirt dress for that classic, boss lady look. Wear buttoned up with your most sensible shoes and get that telephone voice ready, you’re going to ace it. Want to look extra sophisticated on your first day back? Walk into the lecture theatre like you own it, in this shirt dress, chunky black boots and a mini backpack. That’s deffo a look that deserves extra credit.
That’s our edit of the amaze back to uni clothes that will actually make you look forward to hitting the books. Shop the full student style collection here for extra inspo and show us your look on the ‘gram by using the #luxegal hashtag.