Bring it Back with Old-School Style

Add some edge to your workday style with these old-school classics

This school year, take it back to a time when Trapper Keepers were treasures and lunch boxes with superheroes meant bragging rights. To add some edge to your desk or office, ditch your modern back-to-the-books basics for throwback classics.


1. Cooperative Trompe L’Oeil Laptop Case, $28, Urban Outfitters, 704-366-7497

2. Hello Kitty Metal Lunch Box, $7, Old Navy, 704-643-8774

3. Graphic Image Leather Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, $175, Paper Twist, 704-366-3100

4. Kate Spade Charity Reading Glasses, $68, Nordstrom, 704-442-6000

5. Beatles Yellow Submarine Bound Lined Journal, $11.95, Barnes & Noble, 704-364-0626

6. Kikkerland Retro Desk Bell, $6.95, Paper Skyscraper, 704-333-7130

7. Cara Fuschia Headband, $38, Nordstrom

8. Russell + Hazel Leather Tassel Key Chain (on backpack), $30, Paper Twist

9. Coach Bonney Plaid High Top Sneakers, $118, Belk, 704-364-4251

10. Fred “The New Black” Pencils, $5.95, Paper Skyscraper

11. BAGGU Canvas Backpack, $32, Urban Outfitters

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