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Style Syllabus: Go Collegiate With Your High School Uniform

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    If you've ever worn a uniform, you know the value of sartorial freedom better than anyone. But now that you're in college and at least a few months (if not years) out of your jumpers, aren't you feeling just a twinge of nostalgia? Take it from us girls who never got the chance to don a uni: a school girl's uniform deserves to be more than a slutty Halloween costume. But wearing a uniform is not like riding a bike: You've got to make some styling updates, or you'll be mistakenly welcomed as a prospective student. Check out these fearless combinations to turn the awkward staples of your youth into trend-savvy ensembles worthy of your collegiate status!

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