Contrary to popular belief, it doesn’t take a team of stylists for celebrity moms to look their best. Take fashion cues from stars like Michelle Williams and Gwen Stefani, who have perfected their pick-up and drop-off uniforms effortlessly. The key is to throw on a few key pieces to transform your look. We’ve rounded up six star-approved items that will give you instant style status on the playground — click to see them all.

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