10 Back-to-School Fall Fashion Trends to Look Forward To in 2022

If you're heading back to school this fall and don't know what pieces to add to your wardrobe, you've come to the right place!

This school year is going to be full of some amazing new trends we just know you're going to love. We've already seen some of these trends pop up during the summer, so not all of these will be a total surprise. So, if you feel like staying up-to-date on all of the latest trends, continue below to check out 10 back-to-school fall fashion trends to look forward to in 2022.

1. Platform Sneakers

Platform sneakers belong in everyone'closets. Whether they're white, black or a bright color is entirely up to you! They're comfortable and look good with pretty much any type of outfit.

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2. Bomber Jackets

Bomber jackets are making a comeback in a big way. From leather bombers to satin and everything in between, bombers are going to be huge this fall.


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3. Straight-Leg Jeans

Straight-leg jeans are having a major moment, and you can absolutely expect to see them all over campus come fall. Say goodbye to oversized bell bottoms and skinny jeans, and hello to this slim-fitting, flattering style.

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4. Coastal Grandmother

The Coastal Grandmother aesthetic totally took over this summer, and it's not going away anytime soon. From sweater vests to button-ups and more, this style is here to stay.

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5. Soft Goth

Goth fashion has been around since the '80s, and it will always have a place on school grounds. This year, especially, we will see an uptick in soft-goth. From black to leather and tights, you'll start to see more of it.


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6. Catsuits

Catsuits aren't just for catwomen! If you're a fan of one-piece outfits, you absolutely need to hop on this trend. You don't need to spend hours picking out an outfit and it's ultra-chic.


7. Shoulder Bags

While shoulder bags aren't exactly practical for lugging your books around campus, they will still show up all over. Instead of backpacks, think tote bags on one arm with your books and a shoulder bag on the other.

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8. Moto Boots

Moto boots are going to be another big trend come fall. Whether you're more into the Dr. Marten's look or enjoy a Chelsea-styled boot, as long as it's in the moto style, you'll be on trend.


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9. Chunky Knits

Back-to-school fashion undoubtedly calls for chunky knits this year. From sweater vests to oversized sweaters, the chunkier, the better.

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10. Slip Dresses

Slip dresses are one of the most versatile pieces on this list because they can be dressed up and down in a number of ways. Layer it with a sweater, tights, jacket, long-sleeve shirt and more.

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