Back to school guide

With the end of the summer holidays now upon us, we've put together a back to school guide to help inspire your shopping list.

 

Fill up a smart new pencil case with a fresh set of fine line coloured pens from The Works. Not only do they come in all the colours of the rainbow but these Scribblicious pens also provide a comfortable writing/drawing style.

 

 

With adjustable straps and room for all the everyday school essentials this leather look rucksack from New Look is a lovely alternative to a traditional rucksack. 

 

 

Let the kids step out in style in these black fringe trim tassel loafers from Peacocks. Featuring a patent design for easy cleaning and a comfortable wide fit style they're the perfect shoe to start the new term in. 

 

 

 

Stock up on school wear essentials with these girls stretch trousers from Peacocks. With clasp fastening and a pleat down the front, they’re a school uniform must have.

 

 

Start the school year off with a new set of specs. Specsavers’ under sixteens range is all about great looks and great deals, pick up one pair and receive another pair absolutely free! Even better, both pairs now come with super tough lenses.

 

 

 

Make sure the kids never have an excuse for missing the bus again with this stylish watch strap from Timpson.

 

 

 

Comic fans will love this Marvel bag from Peacocks. With a colourful printed panel on the front featuring some of our favourite superheroes and a zip fastening, this bag is a cool choice for school.

 

 

Get ready for the new football season with these black football boots. With an easy Velcro fastening and monochrome design, these football boots will finish off any football kit perfectly.

 

 These are just a few of our favourite suggestions but with over 20 retailers under one roof to choose from you’re sure to find what you need to make the youngsters want to return to school in no time! 

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