2016 Back to School Luxury Style in Beverly Hills
Though school has started for many students, it’s never too late to help your child prepare for a successful academic year. Explore our unique list of back to school gear which is not only fashionable, but functional, and can be found here in beautiful Beverly Hills.
423 North Beverly Drive | Beverly Hills, CA 92010 | (310) 246-4120
Give the gift of modern simplicity and functional practicality to your tech-savvy student. North Face’s innovative Access Pack is a backpack truly worth considering. This pinnacle brand in outdoor recreation, fitness and apparel provides a quality line of ACA Certified backpacks and gear to choose from, accompanied by a lifetime warranty. The Access Pack, in particular, is available for both men and women and features a one-touch clasp entry, providing easy access to the main compartment. Priced at $235, the backpack’s durable and water resistant outer skeletal structure protects the pack and comes fully equipped with fleece-lined media pockets and ejector tabs that allow students to retrieve their valuable items in one motion.
210 North Rodeo Drive | Beverly Hills, CA 90210 | (310) 623-3420
Head to class in style with one of Fendi’s famed Monster Bags, ranging in price from $1,950 to $7,250. Since 1925, Fendi has been a pioneer in selling designer apparel, accessories, and handmade leather goods. This two-toned Roman leather backpack comes in a variety of characteristic monster face designs featuring Caiman crocodile eyes, a natural goat fur lining, metallic stitching and sheepskin.
The Beverly Hills Hotel and Bungalows Gift Shop
9641 Sunset Boulevard | Beverly Hills, CA 90210 | (310) 276-2251
From exclusive iPhone cases to leather notepads displaying the famous banana leaf print, The Beverly Hills Hotel shop has a line of fine luxury gifts that are great for the school season. The Martinique Print WizPack is a stylish custom-designed backpack for students on the go. Priced at $2,043, this groundbreaking wearable technology includes styles in three different Martinique designs fashioned with notable features such as a water resistant exterior, wireless Bluetooth speaker and three USB ports to charge your portable devices.
PLANNERS, ORGANIZATION & GIFTS
9460 Brighton Way | Beverly Hills, CA 90210 | (310) 288-9700
Paper Source is your one stop shop for stationary, fine papers, organizational tools or gifts for any age. With a collection of various office and decoration supplies, students can prepare for the school year with planners, notebooks, dorm decorations and chic items, such as the Kate Spade Pencil Pouch, complete with a ruler, eraser and pencil sharpener for $30.
320 North Camden Drive | Beverly Hills, CA 90210 | (310) 271-6106
Since 1924, Francis-Orr in Beverly Hills has offered the finest stationary, a wide selection of classic office supplies and contemporary or traditional gifts for the writing connoisseur. This landmark destination store provides unique gifts for teachers or students, such as personalized leather and silver notebook engravings or even 18-karat gold fountain ink pens. For pricing information, please contact the store directly.
295 North Rodeo Drive | Beverly Hills, 90210 | (310) 859-0457
Louis Vuitton’s Kit Watercolor Notebooks are a valuable addition to any student’s back to school pack. With its pocketbook size, these sets of colorful notebooks run for $81 and are suited for quick note taking, drawing or painting. The refined outer watercolor designs add fun and style to the binding. Loyal Louis Vuitton fans will also find “LV” monogrammed pen cases, starting at $250.
434 North Rodeo Drive | Beverly Hills, CA 90210 | (310) 278-6440
Alongside their collection of luxury brand apparel, handbags, silk-covered agendas and scarves, Hermès has released the “Petits Felins” coloring book with a price tag of $180. The book features original drawings and sketches of exotic jungle life, by Robert Dallet. The detailed sketches are perfect for framing or simply for some creative fun after finishing homework while winding down.
APPAREL & ACCESSORIES
357 North Canon Drive | Beverly Hills, CA 90210 | (310) 776-7100
For the coolest accessories on the block, head to James Perse on Canon Drive. Your young scholar will love cruising around campus on a limited edition James Perse skateboard. Made in Los Angeles, these handcrafted longboards range from 32 to 45-inch sizes and pay homage to skateboards from the 1970s, a time when the skateboard movement began in Southern California. Other options include the City Cruiser, a custom-built single speed commuter bike with leather handle grips and rubber saddle, which make for a comfortable ride. If your child isn’t ready for two wheels, go for the James Perse Tricycle, only available online. Please visit or contact the James Perse boutique for more information on pricing and custom sizing.
301 North Rodeo Drive | Beverly Hills, CA 90210 | (310) 550-4500
Burberry, famous for their stylish trench coats, offers a range of back to school apparel pieces for boys and girls, aged four to fourteen. Visit the flagship location on Rodeo Drive to shop the brand’s back to school line, which includes shirts, tops, dresses, trousers, sweaters, scarves and more. The back to school collection has pieces ranging from $70 to $1750.
248 North Rodeo Drive | Beverly Hills, CA 90210 | (310) 205-3921
Versace offers a Young Versace line of apparel and accessories for children, aged four to fourteen. Many pieces feature the brand’s Medusa head logo and colorful patterns. Choose from dresses, skirts, t-shirts and vibrant hoodies. Top off the shopping spree with metallic high-top sneakers, priced up to $500 and available for both boys and girls.