Back to School 2014

Cynthia Rowley's Back-To-School Fashion Picks

The designer and mom shares her 12 favorite kid basics to start the year right

FOREVER PLAID

While this Boden shirt is technically for boys, Rowley adores oversized plaids for girls as well. Like with the Stella McCartney skirt, she suggests sizing up. "When it's all the way down to the knees, it can be cute if you roll up the sleeves. As they grow, it can turn into a little tight plaid shirt they wear under a sweater. Be creative and think, 'How can this work for my kid?'"