While it feels like summer just came a-knockin’, truth is that back to school season is swiftly approaching! Of course, with school comes back-to-school shopping, which was always one of my favorite things as a kid. Ever fashion-obsessed and a bit of a geek when it comes to organizing my pencils and notebooks, I was always mainly interested in what awesome new backpack I would be sporting for the school year. Glitter, ruffles, stripes, wild patterns — at some point or another, I had it all! With your similarly style-savvy little ones in mind, here are 10 must-have backpacks for girls!
Glitter Backpack 1 of 10This glitter backpack, mixing loads of sparkle with a classic rucksack shape, is a must-have for any girly girl with an adventurous spirit!
$88 from J.Crew.
Animal Backpacks 2 of 10Perfect for the little ones, these animals backpacks are too cute for words!
$20 from Skip Hop.
Plaid Backpack 3 of 10Classic plaid in purple and navy is both stylish and super preppy!
$39.95 from LLBean.
Horse Backpack 4 of 10I can't think of any little girl who doesn't at some point dream of having her own pony. This is the backpack for her!
$29.99 from Target.
Elephant Backpack Buddy 5 of 10The perfect little gem for preschoolers, this elephant backback buddy doubles as a cuddly friend!
$49 from Land of Nod.
Tulle Backpack 6 of 10This backpack, decked out in layers of fluffy tulle, is as girly as it gets! I wish they had one big enough for grown-ups!
$59.50 from J.Crew.
Pink Dot Backpack 7 of 10Bright pink is a favorite with most girls - the big dots just make this backpack even more fun!
$29.95 from LLBean.
Navy Polka Dot Backpack 8 of 10With a big geometic navy and white polka dot pattern, this mini backpack is perfect for the style-conscious grade schooler!
$40 from Boden.
Nautical Stripe Backpack 9 of 10Nautical stripes are perfect year round. In this case they're just as fun for back to school as they are for the beach!
$24 from Nonchalant Mom.
Giraffe Backpack 10 of 10For your zoologist in the making, this giraffe backpack even comes with a lunch box!
$68 from Black Wagon.