Get back to school ready

Getting ready for the children to go back to school can be slightly overwhelming, so we’ve rounded up some inspiration to help you out with the things you need to buy

  1. Everyone will need a new pencil case to store all their exciting new stationery and pens in come the new school term. Smiggle, £8.50
  2. Make sure that they have a lunchbox so that they can take healthy food in for lunchtime. Flying Tiger Copenhagen, £3
  3. A pinafore is a smart solution and a great way to see the transition through from summer, autumn and winter. Gap, £17.95
  4. It’s important to make sure your little one is always hydrated, so get them a suitable water bottle that they can take into school and refill. Debenhams, £25
  5. This planner is a great idea for your child to be able to keep on top of their studies and extra-curricular activities – it can be written on and wiped off. Oliver Bonas, £7.50
  6. This Flying Tiger backpack has a fun print on, and with animal prints really on trend, it’s sure to appeal to a lot of people – especially considering the price! Flying Tiger Copenhagen, £8
  7. A new pair of shoes is a given come the start of the school term. These school shoes are a good combination of smart and stylish, as well as being really good quality too. Russell & Bromley, £60
  8. Keep everything in order and all notes together with these fun slogan paperclips from Monsoon Accessorize, £3.50