Stylish Fall Basics You’ll Want to Add to Your Kid’s Wardrobe ASAP

by Hilary Braaksma

Stylish Fall Basics You’ll Want to Add to Your Kid’s Wardrobe ASAP
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As the weather cools down, you may be ready to bulk up your kid’s wardrobe with some new fall essentials. If you’re looking for awesome layering pieces like hoodies, button-down shirts, sweaters, jeans and more, you’ll definitely want to check out these fall finds!

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Old Navy Ballerina Built-In Tough Jeggings for Girls


A pair of dark wash denim is the perfect fall basic for girls. This distressed jegging style is trendy and timely, but still versatile enough to be worn with almost anything. These jeggings have an interior waistband adjustment to help her get the perfect fit, and they’re designed with two times the strength of regular denim to stand up to all of her outdoor playdates.

Levi’s 502 Regular Taper Jeans for Boys

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Levi’s 502 Regular Taper Jeans for Boys


These dark blue jeans from Levi’s are a classic style and fit that will complement the rest of your kiddo’s fall wardrobe. These durable jeans will last through all of his outdoor adventures and have a fit so comfortable he’ll want to wear them constantly.

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crewcuts by J. Crew Stretch Cozy Cord Leggings for Girls


Leggings are a lazy-day essential, and this cord pair from crewcuts is perfect for fall. These soft, stretchy leggings come in fabulous fall colors like black, pink, navy and burgundy and look great with everything from tunic-style sweaters to comfy hoodies.

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Gap Kids Pull-On Joggers for Boys


What’s the boy alternative to leggings? Joggers! These comfortable pants feel like sweats but are designed with just enough detail to make them wearable for school days or fall family adventures. Choose between burnt russet and light heather gray for autumn-appropriate outfit combinations you’ll both love.

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Freshman Striped Drop Shoulder Sweater for Girls


A nice sweater is a great way to spice up your girl’s fall wardrobe, and this colorful version will look amazing with everything from simple jeans and tennis shoes to a skirt and booties. The warm, comforting colors will match all of her existing fall favorites and the knit material will keep her warm and cozy.

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Boden Essential Crew Sweater for Boys


Whether it’s the fall holidays or school picture day, it’s important to have something a little dressier in his closet for fall. Choose from solid blue, gray and white stripes with yellow accents or red and blue stripes with white accents.

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Cat & Jack Denim Long Sleeve Button-Down Shirt for Girls


This long-sleeve denim shirt is perfect for pairing with a T-shirt and leggings on casual days, or wearing under a sweater for a little more formal look. This light wash version is perfect for pairing with darker denim for a look that’s not too matchy-matchy.

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Volcom Neo Glitch Buffalo Plaid Woven Shirt for Boys


This button-down plaid shirt for boys is incredibly versatile—he can wear it alone, under a sweater or over his favorite graphic T. The black-and-white buffalo plaid print is super on-trend and is guaranteed to match almost anything he throws it on with.

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Giggle Dusty Rose Velour Sweatsuit for Girls


Take fall comfort to the next level with this velour sweatsuit for girls. The subdued dusty rose color is perfect for fall, and the cozy, warm material makes this combo great for chilly days. The best part of this sweatsuit set is that the pieces can be worn separately—save the comfy sweatpants for weekend errands and pair the silky soft shirt with jeans for school.

Vans Camo Hoodie for Boys

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Vans Camo Hoodie for Boys


A hoodie is a serious fall essential, and this camo version from Vans has a casual-cool look your kid will appreciate. The green, brown and black colors in this hoodie will pair well with everything from jeans to joggers to khakis, and the kangaroo front pouch pocket is perfect for keeping his hands warm or holding his personal items.