The back to school edit

From pens and pencils to smart school uniforms, check off the back to school list with our essential edit. The summer holidays might be in full swing, but it won't be long until little ones need gearing up to get back to the books...

School-smart style

With fun, colourful prints, who said school equipment had to be boring?


1. Pencil case, £2, Flying Tiger Copenhagen

2. A6 notebook, £1, Flying Tiger Copenhagen

3. Teens black belted skater skirt, £12.99, 915 New Look

4. Neon pink 500ml water bottle, £4.99, WH Smith

5. Oxford school dictionary, £12.99, WH Smith

6. Kids rucksack, £20, Marks & Spencer

7. Zebra SX-60A5 rollerball pens, £3.94, WH Smith

8. Short sleeve lace trim shirt, £5 to £8, Next

9. Preppy edge BL girls school shoes, sizes 3 to 7, £40, Clarks

Light up with bright ideas

The future looks bright for the academic year ahead with vibrant diaries and our boys edit.


1. Pencil case, £2, Flying Tiger Copenhagen

2. Nike Air Max sequent 2 junior, £55, JD Sports

3. Senior boys skinny leg trousers, £11 to £15, Marks & Spencer

4. White long sleeve Oxford shirt, £7 to £12, Next

5. Sistema green slimeline quaddie lunch box, £5.99, WHSmith

6. Parker vector black rollerball pen, £9.99, W H Smith

7. Kids football print rucksack, £20, Marks & Spencer

8. 2017/18 A6 teal linen academic mid-year diary, £6.49, W H Smith

9. Loxton time infants, sizes 8 to 12 ½, £30, Clarks