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People.com: Cool Back-to-School Trends

Haute mama Shanelle Rein-Olowokere and her son, Dayo

Back-to-school is in full swing, but we agree with People.com’s child style expert — there’s a ton of cute kids’ clothes to choose from. So where do you begin? Shanelle Rein-Olowokere, style editor at People.com’s Moms & Babies blog, took a break from back-to-school shopping and chose the top three trends that will make the grade this fall.


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Schoolbags for Kids: 5 Questions for the Founders

Our love for cool accessories started during the elementary school years (we couldn’t wait to pick out new backpacks). Of course, now it has come back to haunt us — we can’t resist the newest designer purse! But if we were in school now, we would get our backpacks from the same company every year. In addition to having a whole bunch of styles and colors to choose from, Schoolbags for Kids gives back to children in need. We sat down with founders Kalon Gutierrez and Luis Garcia for the inside scoop.


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Elisabeth Röhm: Her Top 5 Picks for Back-to-School

Elisabeth Röhm, best known for her roles as Serena on Law & Order and Kate on Angel, has been blogging for PEOPLE.com for over a year now. The actress, 39, currently stars as Taylor on The Client List, while her film Transit is out now, with Officer Down following later this year.

This school year is a momentous one for me, as Easton — my four-year-old daughter — will start her “big girl” school on September 11. With each step she takes toward her first day, I recall my own memories — I hope her transitions are smoother than mine were. She’s certainly more confidant! Easton and I took a look at the Gilt Baby & Kids back-to-school sale and selected a few must-haves for the fall. Can’t wait to get that first yearbook.


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Back-to-School Survival Guide: Top 10 Tips From Moms

The teachers are about to take over, and we couldn’t be more excited. But after a summer schedule filled with fun (Ha! We feel guilty for even calling it a “schedule”), prepping kids for the new school year is one tough job. So we went straight to the big guns for advice, and here’s what they had to say.


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