Back to school shopping is one of those annual traditions that seems fun—yet can quickly become daunting as you’re faced with an increasingly large selection of school supplies, apparel and other must-haves. And even if you’re ahead of the game and have all your little one’s supplies tucked neatly in her backpack, don’t overlook these fun necessities that add stylish functionality to the usual back to school essentials.
Colorful Pencil Bag
These colorful pencil bags will make it a cinch to keep all of her pencils and pens corralled and ready to use when she needs them. Eye-catching patterns and an affordable price point? We’re ready to stock up!
Not Your Ordinary Lunchbox
Why brown bag it when she can bring her lunch in this stylish and eco-friendly bento box? These are not only fun but are also constructed of the safest materials and are durable, 100% reusable and 100% recyclable. Select from different sizes and styles and, while you’re at it, grab one for yourself, too!
If your little one is headed to daycare or preschool, make sure a Tot Cot is at the top of your must-buy list. The all-in-one portable sleeping solution includes a removable pillow and is made from recycled plastic bottles—brilliant! The Tot Cot is available in several patterns.
Rain, Rain Go Away!
Losing a beloved item is the worst. To avoid the heartbreak, personalize your daughter’s school supplies with these labels that are durable and waterproof. Plus, they come in a variety of applications including clothing, daycare, preschool and medical alert so you can stock up on labels for all occasions.
Whether you want to add a bit of flair to your daughter’s wardrobe or dress up a school uniform, don’t overlook accessories! They’re the easiest way to add a trendy touch to any ensemble, and with our affordable prices, you don’t have to sacrifice style while sticking to your back to school shopping budget. Try our headbands, hats and hair bows—the perfect finishing touches for your little fashionista.
Heading back to school in style doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg—and by adding a few unexpected necessities to your daughter’s back to school essentials, she’ll be ready to conquer another year in the classroom. The best part? You don’t always have to head to the nearest mall to stock up. Instead, try searching online for the best prices and selection. And be sure to follow your favorite companies on Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest—they often post online-exclusive deals so you get even more bang for your buck.
What’s on your back to school shopping list this year?
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