cath kidston kids bags
Make sure your kids are ready for the start of term with our edit of stylish stationery, fun accessories and the latest school shoes from brands including Cath Kidston, Orla Kiely and Step2wo.
With the summer holidays coming to a close, it's time to make sure your little ones are ready for the start of term. From stylish stationery and new accessories to the latest must-have school shoes, take a look at our round up of all the back to school essentials. There's nothing quite like starting the year with a brand new school bag, but sometimes it's tough to choose one that's durable and dependable, but also a hit with the kids. Whether they're a fairytale fanatic or 'too cool for school', they'll love our selection of backpacks including this adorable [Cath Kidston]( Unicorn bag, or the latest bags from Fjallraven and [Converse]( If they're moving up to the next year, or bravely starting a brand new school, [Step2wo]('s trusty school shoes will ensure they step into the new term in style. Plus, to help squash any first day nerves, get them excited for school with fun acessories and colourful stationery, like pencil cases, pens and water bottles by [Orla Kiely](, [Tom Dixon]( and [Hype](
hype pencil case
Hype Pencil Case, £9.99
Available at: Brent Cross
hype crest backpack
Hype Crest Backpack, £25
Available at: Colchester
orla kiely ball point pen
Orla Kiely Ball Point Pen, £30
Available at: Tunbridge Wells
step2wo ashley shoe
Step2wo Ashley Shoe, £54
fjallraven kanken backpack in deep red
Fjallraven Kanken Backpack in Deep Red, £80
Available at: Tunbridge Wells
cath kidston otters lanyard water bottle
Cath Kidston Otters Lanyard Water Bottle, £14
Available at: Tunbridge Wells
cath kidston novelty unicorn backpack
Cath Kidston Novelty Unicorn Backpack, £28
Available at: Tunbridge Wells
kipling firefly up backpack
Kipling Firefly Up Backpack, £84
step2wo lonnie show
Step2wo Ionnie School Shoes, £46
converse all star backpack
Converse All Star Backpack, £24
tom dixon cube desk tidy
Tom Dixon Cube Desk Tidy, £60
Available at: Bond Street
orla kiely a4 stem document holder
Orla Kiely A4 Multi Stem Document Holder, £10
Available at: Tunbridge Wells
joules magic unicorn rubber drawstring bag
Joules Magic Unicorn Rubber Drawstring Bag, £12.95
Available at: Colchester
cath kidston things that go fast water bottle
Cath Kidston Things That Go Fast Water Bottle, £7.50
Available at: Colchester
cookie the cat lunch bag
Cookie The Cat Lunch Bag, £3.95
Available at: Colchester
cath kidston ditsy kids pencil 6 pack
Cath Kidston Unicorn Ditsy Kids Pencils 6 Pack, £4.50
Available at: Tunbridge Wells