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Skirts, dresses, and jackets inspired by the football field and soda fountain. Head back to school in style! These designs are from the September issue of Burda Style magazine.

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This thoroughly modern Peplum Top has a narrow split neckline, mini peplum skirt, and cute button cuffs. It’s an ultra feminine mix of styles to wear with skinny jeans or skirts.

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Wear this adorable Button Down Retro Dress to your favorite burger joint or soda fountain. It’s fitted at the waist with a V neckline, button front, and retro flared skirt. You’re ready for the sock hop!

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An American classic. This traditional Letterman Jacket has ribbing at the waistband, collar, and cuffs, slash pockets, and that perfect letter applique at the chest. This jacket works for ladies, too!

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You’ll feel like the head cheerleader in this sectioned V Neck Tee with contrast trim and a deep V neckline. It’s cute and sporty like a baseball tee.

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A sleek and modern city Split Neck Dress with low hip pockets, a split neckline, and cool seam detailing at the waist. This piece is mod and slimming.

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This take on a schoolgirl Mini Skirt has a pretty flounce instead of pleats. It hugs your waist and flares out at the hips for a twirly, feminine silhouette. Make it in classic plaid!

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Lead the pack in a short Plaid Jacket with patent leather trim. It’s a fun and feminine alternative to blousy bomber jackets.

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The College Sweatshirt is your wear-everywhere winter staple. Color block this easy pullover in your school colors, or make it pop with an argyle plaid and solid color sleeves. So cozy.

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Snuggle up in this fall Jacket with a fitted hood, elastic cuffs, and a drawstring waist. It has that tomboy style and feminine fit that works with casual skirts or boyfriend jeans. Boucle makes it warm and cozy.

You don’t have to be a student to look smart in these plaid classics. Start your school year right with a little Americana and fun retro patterns.

Happy sewing!

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    Aug 20, 2014, 03.59 AMby mahlica

    I like the split neck peplum. A peplum I would actually consider. Are those detachable cuffs, weird?

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    Aug 19, 2014, 06.04 PMby Elyon156

    These are all gorgeous! Oh wow, do I need to get a job now…

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    Aug 19, 2014, 05.37 PMby cupandpenny

    Ooh, I LOVE that flounce mini skirt!

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    Aug 19, 2014, 02.54 AMby debrav

    Love the skirt.

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    Aug 18, 2014, 07.39 PMby calatrava92

    Love the fall parka, and the plaid sweatshirt!

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    Aug 18, 2014, 06.05 PMby Rogina Rentz

    This are much more stylish than the college students in my town! lol The uniform here are shorts and t-shirts with flip flops all the time!

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