5 Back-to-School Fashion Trends That Will Make Every Mom Cringe

heelsFew things are cuter than kids in their fresh, back-to-school clothes. Boys in their button-down shirts; girls in their dresses. Positively precious. But there are a few back-to-school trends that are more horrifying than cute. Trends no elementary-aged child should ever be caught in.

Here are 5 back-to-school fashions that will make every mom cringe. Yikes.


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Evaly... EvalynCarnate

Whatevs!! I put streaks in my daughter's hair all the time! Its awesome...plus it washes out in 1 wash :-p

sukainah sukainah

Yikes, I've seen a few kids with these kind of clothes at my boy's school.  I do kind of cringe.

lalas... lalasmama2007

I hate the heels for little girls.  My 1st grader wears a size 3 and no one in 1st grade needs heels.  

nonmember avatar Stacey

I use kool aid to put color in my kids hair. Looks super cute!

godde... goddess99

My dd would love to wear high heels. She's already taller than the teacher. Ugh.

arpazia arpazia

Haha! I love the

I'm too pretty shirt!

Sarah... SarahHall58

So judgey. Those things are fine.

Leele... Leelee1008

Eh not our area since my school age kids are boys LOL

jen11... jen113000

I have boys and don't have to worry about much of those.

Bmat Bmat

High heels for first graders seems dangerous.

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