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Back-to-School Amazon Shopping

The Guide to Amazon’s Back-to-School Essentials

lookingGLASS Back-to-School Essentials

It is that time of year again… back-to-school time! Join us as we say goodbye to the long summer days and hello to carpools, new school activities and (for many of us) the much dreaded back-to-school shopping! 

Cue the Florence And The Machine song, Dog Days Are Over🎵 ☀️

With the new school year upon us it is time to gear up the kiddos with the best back-to-school essentials that combine style, functionality, and sustainability. Whether your little ones are starting kindergarten or heading to high school, these picks from the lookingGLASS team are a must-have for a successful 2023/24 academic year.

So skip the lines (and the stress) and shop the essentials from the comfort of your home. 

1. 4-Pack Notebooks for School:

Spark your child's creativity with these adorable and 90's nostalgic notebooks. Perfect for jotting down notes, doodling, and keeping their schoolwork organized. 

Amazon Cute Notebooks for School 4-Pack

2. EASTHILL Big Capacity Pencil Case:

Organize their stationery with this large capacity pencil case that can hold all their pens, pencils, and other school supplies. Say goodbye to cluttered desks!

EAST HILL Big Capacity Pencil Case

3. ECOTREE Wood & Plastic Free Rainbow Pencils:

Teach your kids about sustainability with this eco-friendly rainbow recycled paper. Ideal for arts and crafts, journaling, and note-taking, it encourages creativity while being kind to the planet, and they are just really cute!

ECOTREE Eco-friendly Wood & Plastic Free Rainbow Recycled Paper

4. Sugaroom School Backpack & Lunchbox Set:

Make a fashion statement with this stylish backpack and lunchbox set designed for our trendy little girls. It offers ample space and comfort, ensuring they can carry their essentials in style.

Amazon Sugaroom Backpack for School Girls

5. Sequin School Backpack:

Add some sparkle to their school days with this sequin backpack! A fun and fashionable way to carry their essentials. This backpack just screams, Barbie girl!

Sequin School Backpack for Girls

6. Herschel Retreat School Backpack:

For a timeless and classic look, the Herschel Retreat Backpack is the way to go. With its sleek design and ample space, it's perfect for students of all ages.

Herschel Retreat Backpack

7. Puraville Stainless Steel Bento Lunch Box:

Keep their lunches fresh, delicious, and eco-friendly with this durable stainless steel lunch box. Say goodbye to single-use plastics and hello to sustainable mealtime solutions.

Amazon Puraville Stainless Steel Bento Lunch Box for Kids

8. Reusable Plastic Lunch Containers:

Pack their meals in these reusable and stackable lunch containers, keeping food fresh and reducing waste. A practical and eco-friendly solution for hassle-free lunches.

Reusable Plastic Lunch Containers:

9. Adult Size Bento Box Lunch Box:

Pack their lunches in this stylish and eco-friendly bento box. This is an adult size lunch box and is perfect for a high-school-age child.

Bento Box Adult Lunch Box

10. Lunch Box Coolers & Slim Ice Packs:

Keep lunches cool and fresh with these slim ice packs. A practical and reusable solution for hassle-free lunches.

Cool Coolers by Fit + Fresh, Slim Ice Packs

11. Lunch Box/Backpack Encouragement Notes:

Surprise and inspire your kids with these adorable lunchbox or backpack encouragement notes. Share a positive message to brighten their day and remind them of your love.

Lunchbox/Backpack Encouragement Notes

12. YETI Rambler Jr. 12 oz Kids Bottle, with Straw Cap:

Quench their thirst on the go with this spill-proof and insulated water bottle. Designed to keep drinks cool and easily accessible with the convenient straw cap.

YETI Rambler Jr. 12 oz Kids Bottle, with Straw Cap

13. Owala Water Bottle:

This 14-ounce bottle features a locking, leak-proof lid and double-walled vacuum insulation to keep drinks cold for hours. Perfect for active kids!

 Owala Kids Flip Insulated Stainless-Steel Water Bottle with Straw

14. Water Bottle Organizer:

Stay hydrated throughout the day with this convenient and stylish water bottle organizer. With its practical design, it's a must-have for every student.

Water Bottle Organizer

15. adidas Lifestyle Tennis Lace-Up Shoes:

Let their feet shine with these stylish and versatile tennis shoes. Combining comfort and fashion, they are perfect for both sports and everyday wear.

adidas Grand Court Lifestyle Tennis Lace-Up Shoes Kids'16. New Balance Kid's Lace-Up Running Shoe:

Give your little athletes the ultimate support and cushioning with these lace-up running shoes. They are designed to provide maximum comfort and durability for all their adventures., plus they come in a variety of different colors and sizes!

 New Balance Kid's Lace-Up Running Shoe

17. Nike Kid's Sneakers:

Let your little dudes step into the new school year with style and confidence wearing these cool Nike sneakers. Designed for both comfort and athletic performance, they are perfect for any active adventure.

 Nike Boys Sneakers

18. Smiley Face Crew Socks:

Keep their feet cozy and cheerful with these smiley face crew socks. They add a pop of fun (and smiles!) to any outfit while providing comfort throughout the day.

 Smiley Face Crew Socks

19. IVARYSS Scrunchies:

Add a touch of cuteness to their hairstyles with these trendy and colorful scrunchies. They are perfect for keeping their hair in place while adding a fun and fashionable flair.

 IVARYSS Scrunchies for Girls

20. Jelly Acrylic Hair Clips:

Keep hair away from the face with these adorable jelly acrylic hair clips. They come in a variety of shapes and colors, perfect for any outfit.

 Jelly Acrylic Hair Clips

21. FABROK Clear Hair Accessory Organizer:

Keep hair accessories neat and tidy with this clear organizer box. Say goodbye to tangled hair ties and clips!FABROK Clear Hair Accessory Organizer

22. Fairy Tales Repel Lice Shampoo:

Protect your little ones from pesky lice with this daily kids' shampoo. An essential addition to your back-to-school routine.

Fairy Tales Rosemary Repel Daily Kids Shampoo- Lice Shampoo

23. Resinta 5-Pack Mesh Athletic Shorts:

Keep your kids comfortable and active with these quick-dry mesh athletic shorts. Perfect for sports, gym class, and outdoor activities.

  Resinta 5 Pack Boys' Mesh Athletic Shorts:

24. Personalized Name Stamp for Clothing:

Keep their clothing organized and easily identifiable with this personalized name stamp. No more lost items and mix-ups!

Personalized Name Stamp for Kids Clothing

25. First & Last Day of School Chalkboard:

Capture those precious first and last day of school moments with this reusable wooden chalkboard. It's the perfect photo prop to commemorate each milestone.

 First & Last Day of School Chalkboard

26. OKAICEN Fashion Alphabet Initial Letter Keychain:

Add a personal touch to their backpacks or keys with these stylish alphabet keychains featuring tassel and butterfly accents. A trendy accessory for your stylish kids.

OKAICEN Fashion Alphabet Initial Letter Keychain


27. Preschool Nap Mat:

Ensure your little ones get a comfy and restful naptime at school with this soft and portable preschool nap mat. It's easy to carry and perfect for naptime on the go.

 Preschool Nap Mat

28. Touchland Hand Sanitizer Spray:

Stay clean and germ-free with this convenient and pocket-sized hand sanitizer spray. It's a must-have for keeping those little hands fresh throughout the day.

 Touchland Hand Sanitizer Spray

29. Apple 2022 MacBook Pro Laptop:

For all your school and work needs, the Apple MacBook Pro is a top-of-the-line choice. 

Apple 2022 MacBook Pro Laptop

30. Candy Bila 2-Pack Kid's Headphones:

Let your kids enjoy their favorite tunes or educational content with these comfy and safe kids' headphones.

Candy Bila 2 Pack Kids Headphones

Ready, Set, Go Back-to-School Shopping!

Moms, let's gear up our kids with the most stylish, functional, and affordable back-to-school essentials. From trendy backpacks and comfortable shoes to sustainable lunch solutions and fun accessories, your kiddos will be ready to conquer the new school year in style, confidence, and comfort.

We Haven't Forgotten About You, Mom

Now that you’ve got the kiddos covered, let’s not forget about you! Are you looking for the perfect transitional outfits to go from the carpool to the corporate boardroom, or from PTA meetings to a girl's meet up?

Our stylists can help you update your wardrobe with personalized style recommendations and lifestyle tips to make the most of the back-to-school season (for the kiddos AND for you)!

Contact us to get started HERE.

Happy shopping and here's to a fantastic school year ahead! 


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