Whether it's the first day of college or kindergarten, there's a new look this fall for every back-to-school experience. One recurring theme: a return to grunge, from playground-worthy graphic Ts to dorm-destined thermal loungewear. College Counseling
For the ultimate comfort in dorm living, American Eagle introduces aerie, a new line of loungewear for girls, including robes, camisoles and chemises. Sleepy shirt ($29.50), right, leggings ($22.50) and beanie ($17.50) at ae.com
When Swedish designers Patrick Osterman and Thomas Elbaum couldn't find fun shoes for Elbaum's nephew back in 1998, they decided to launch their own kids' shoe company....