Ultimate Packing Guide: College Wardrobe Edition

Screen Shot 2015-06-21 at 7.50.33 PM Last week, I compiled a list of all the essential items you need in a dorm room from bedding to storage and everything in between. This week, I pulled together a list of clothing items I believe every successful college girl needs. Of course your needs may be different, and you may not need all of this, but you can use this checklist as a guideline. Don’t have what you need? That’s okay! Below are links to fashionable and affordable products you can buy to start building your wardrobe.

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Every college girl should have a selection of professional clothing. There are career fairs, job interviews, club events, and many other reasons to dress up throughout the year. First impressions are always important, and you’ll make a great one if you walk in wearing any combination of the following items.

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Whether you’re walking to class or catching up with a friend over lunch, you want to look effortlessly chic. These items are perfect basics to add to your wardrobe while maintaining your fashionable look!

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Everyone has those lazy days or 8 am classes where they can’t just bring themselves to put on real pants. Believe me, no one will judge you if you show up to class in yoga pants and an oversized t-shirt. They’re probably wishing they were as comfortable as you. Also included in this category is gym clothing.

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“Give a girl the right shoes, and she can conquer the world” – Marilyn Monroe. Keep this quote in mind next time you’re shopping, and you might just find the perfect pair!

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You never know what the weather’s going to be like, so you should be prepared for whatever. Depending on the climate where you live, these may not all be necessary, so just buy what you need.

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Accessories are a girl’s best friend! They can dress up any outfit or add a little more personal flair to a basic t-shirt. From jewelry to hats, here’s a list of all the things you should have.

And there you have it! A complete list of all the essential wardrobe items – in my opinion anyway! Did I miss anything? Let me know what you think in the comments!

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