Summer is almost over, and you know what that means: Time for back to school shopping! If you’ve got tweens, you just know they’ll be asking for all of the latest trendy styles — and that’s where our friends at zulily, the leading deals site for moms, babies, and kids, come in. With help from zulily’s fashion mavens, we've rounded up some of this fall’s hottest trends — and we’ll tell you how to snag ‘em for less!

But first, you'll want to see this: To help you out with your back to school shopping, we've teamed up with zulily to give away one $100 gift card for one lucky winner to use on anything they want at zulily.com! At zulily, you'll find unique clothing, shoes, toys, décor, and more — all at up to 70% off retail prices. You can find everything you need on zulily to send your kids back to school with special deals on apparel, backpacks, educational toys, lunch fixings and tools, and more.

Here's how to enter for your chance to win:  Go to the Wetpaint Moms Facebook page, or any Wetpaint Facebook page, and ‘Share’ the Facebook post about this Sweepstakes. Limit one (1) entry per person per day. This giveaway ends on August 11, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. PST. See the official rules here.

Now, let’s talk about how your kids can be too cool for school — whatever their style! Here are zulily’s top picks for fall:


For the Rocker Girl

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Hot trends: Bring out her inner Pink with pleather jackets paired with skirts or pants (or both!), and tops with stud or jewel embellishments.

Shop this look: See all of zulily's girls' looks here.

For the Girly Girl

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Hot trends: If she’s a total girly girl, she’ll love fall’s pretty dresses and tops in lace and chiffon. Don’t forget the accessories! Flower-embellished headbands and hair ties and pearl and lace bracelets will go with everything in her closet. 

Shop this look: See all of zulily's girls' looks here.

For the Trendsetter

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Hot trends: Animal print is everywhere! Whether it’s on tops, pants, or dresses, your little trendsetter will go wild for it. Also big this year? Camo and military colors with splashes of pink.

Shop this look: See all of zulily's girls' looks here.

For the Sporty Girl

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Hot trends: Super stylish yoga pants and hoodies are perfect for the girl on the move. This fall’s activewear is all about bright colors like pink and aqua!

Shop this look: See all of zulily's girls' looks here.

For the Prepster Guy

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Hot trends: Consider it the preppy guy’s (non) uniform: collared shirts, cardigans, ties, and colored paints — all paired with loafers or suede boots. 

Shop this look: See all of zulily's guys' looks here.

For the Hipster Guy

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Hot trends: The hipster guy wants anything edgy and comfortable. This season that means short-sleeve collared shirts layered with cool tees; jeans; bright Converse sneakers; and hoodies and beanies.

Shop this look: See all of zulily's guys' looks here.

For the Sporty Guy

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Hot trends: Go team! Your sporty guy will live in cool activewear sets (especially if they’re emblazoned with his favorite team!) and totally comfy sweats.

Shop this look: See all of zulily's guys' looks here.

For the Outdoorsy Guy

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Hot trends: Layering is key for this laid-back look — think plaid thermals, lined vests, and knit sweaters.

Shop this look: See all of zulily's guys' looks here.


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