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9 Back-To-School Backpacks That Are Anything But Basic


I don't mean to alarm anyone, but in case you've been in a summer reverie and haven't peeped a calendar recently, we're approaching August. Like, rapidly. Don't shoot the messenger, but, August officially marks the beginning of the back-to-school season and, well, you better get shoppin'.

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Urban Outfitters

We're kicking off our back-to-school shopping guide with—what else?—backpacks. From prints to solids to leather, there are so many options to choose from on da ’net/stores IRL. We took the liberty of compiling a few of our faves for you—we may not carry textbooks around any more, but we are still totally into bright green bags to carry everything we need.

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