Back-to-school season means busy preparations for the fall semester, and it goes without saying that there’s plenty of shopping to be done – for pencil cases, backpacks and other school essentials. Novice parents, don’t fret. These smart, playful gizmos and stationary supplies will have every child eager for show and tell. Belle Zhao
Outfitted with a pencil, a military-inspired watch, a notepad, an electric torch and a compass, this Adventure Boy Package by Swatch makes the best back-to-school gift for any adventurous child. Swatch. RMB 398.
Get funky with this lovely cartoon lunch box bag by Hello Kitty. RMB 198.
Kids can visualize their dreams in this eco-friendly sketch pad of simplicity. Made of recycled paper. MUJI. RMB 37.
This Hello Kitty calculator is a girl’s best friend. Hello Kitty. RMB 178.
Notebooks decorated with cartoon paintings. RMB 20. Artbox.
Personalize schoolbooks with this wooden panda stamp. Artbox. RMB 38.
This roomy bag packs a ton of style and will make classmates green with envy.
LeSportsac. Price TBD.
A box of colored pencils set. MUJI. RMB 214.
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