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8 backpacks that are (almost) too cool for school

Think glittery, camo-printed and Disney-inspired...

8 backpacks that are (almost) too cool for school

Term time calls for new schoolwear - but perhaps the most exciting purchase of them all? A school backpack.

A sturdy school bag is not only handy for carting books and stationery from home to school, but it's also a great way for kids to add their own personality to their uniform.

From Disney styles to Marvel hits - check out the backpacks that will be on the top of their school checklist. 


Minnie Mouse rucksack 

Does your little one have a passion for all things Disney-inspired? Created with 3D ears, a reversible sequin logo and an adorable rose-gold effect bow zip charm, this roomy Minnie Mouse backpack is as magical as they come. It's perfect for everything from the school run to big adventures and holidays with all the family. 


Marvel Avengers comic backpack 

Marvel fans assemble! Featuring a retro printed design of their favourite superheroes in a vintage comic panel style composite graphic with contrast trims, this must-have accessory might not make them able to lift buildings but it’ll certainly make carrying their school supplies a breeze.



Peppa Pig Unicorn Glitter rucksack 

Want something that's full of magic and sparkle? They'll be able to spot their bag miles off thanks to this Peppa Pig unicorn-inspired glitter rucksack. It comes with lightly padded clip straps for a comfy fit and mesh-side pockets to keep their water bottles safe. 


Camo expandable backpack 

Go undercover in the corridors with this roomy camo patterned backpack which comes two secure side pockets, two sets of internal pockets and comfortable padded straps - because comfort is king! 


Iridescent sequin rucksack

Whether they’re looking to add some sparkle to their school ensemble or they’re simply after a roomy bag for sleepovers and adventures, this iridescent sequinned rucksack is a glitzy way to get them organised.

Dinosaur print rucksack 

You won't have to roam far and wide to find a colourful dino print backpack that's as cute as it is handy. Featuring a host of their prehistoric friends in vibrant hues of navy and pink as well as a padded back panel and padded adjustable straps for extra comfort, it's ideal for keeping their bits and bobs safe on the go.

Harry Potter black swim bag

Whether they’re riding the ocean waves, diving with mermaids or just starting swimming lessons, this magical Harry Potter-inspired swim bag is a great place to store their towel and goggles. Expecto Patronum!

Disney Frozen swimming bag 

They can sparkle and shine their way through the term with this swimming bag that comes with Elsa from Frozen emblazoned on the front. What more could they want?

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