5 Fashion Island Stores for Back-to-School Shopping
Back to school, they go! Summer break is officially coming to an end, which means it’s time to get your kiddos’ wardrobes prepped and ready for school. Whether you’re shopping for little ones or trendy teens, Fashion Island is a one-stop shop! With everything from big-name department stores to local boutiques, this Newport Beach destination is the perfect place to pick up a few staples. Here are our picks for a back-to-school shopping spree.
Founded in San Francisco in 2002, Janie and Jack offers a stylish collection of clothes for ages 0-18. Each item is designed using timeless fabrics and one-of-a-kind prints, making this shop a must-visit this fall. Browse through its collection of day dresses, polos, tees and rompers! With a trip to Janie and Jack, your kid will be looking extra sharp this school year.
Blending a SoCal vibe with East Coast tradition, this Santa Monica-based brand is the perfect place to revamp your son’s wardrobe. Check out johnnie-O’s Back to School Shop, where you’ll discover a sharp selection of button-up shirts, quarter-zip sweaters, hooded t-shirts and more. The Cross Country Jr. PREP-FORMANCE Shorts are also great for afternoons on the playground!
With some of the softest fabrics in the world, it’s no wonder Splendid has a dedicated celebrity and cult following. The Fashion Island location neighbors the Koi Pond and features apparel for babies, toddlers and teens. And now through Oct. 30, in-store shoppers can enjoy 30% off regular-priced items! Stock up on all the basics, like tees, tops, jackets and more.
When it comes to dressing up your surfer boy or skater girl, Brixton is a stylish brand featuring classic looks reinvented. Here, you’ll find everything from plaid pants and beachy dresses to vintage-inspired jackets and graphic tees. Brixton blurs the lines between feminine and masculine, offering apparel fit for all.
For a burst of color, stop by Lilly Pulitzer! This resort-inspired apparel brand makes clothing for girls that’ll have them feeling flirty and fabulous. Made for both little girls and teens, Lilly Pulitzer’s vibrant collection features a charming line of rompers, dresses, skorts and more. But be sure to check out the Girls’ Back to School collection, where you can shop for backpacks, lunchboxes and notebooks!
Written by: Kaylin Waizinger