7 Back-to-School Etsy Finds Your Kids Need This Year

Back to school Etsy finds | NONAGON.style

September days are upon us which means back to school for many kids across the northern hemisphere. Whether your tiny tot is heading to kindergarten for the first time or your tween is embarking on their high school adventure, NONAGON.style has you covered with the best back-to-school finds from Etsy. Functional (for the most part) and fun, they’re almost cool enough to make us want to brave algebra and biology again ourselves – almost.

Fox Lunch Bag

Back to school fox print personalized kids lunch box from Etsy | NONAGON.style

Adorable and practical, this insulated lunch bag would make a playful addition to your little one’s back-to-school wishlist. Boasting an insulated thermal lining and a convenient carry handle, what makes this Etsy find really stand out is the personalized name banner. Now there’ll be no mistaking who this lunch belongs to.

The Brown Bag

Back to school alternative Brown Bag retro lunch bag from Etsy | NONAGON.style

Back to school alternative Brown Bag retro lunch bag from Etsy | NONAGON.style

Perfect for the hipster teen in your life, the Brown Bag is a luxe take on the old-school brown paper lunch bag. Available in a range of appropriately trendy colors (moss green and burgundy to name but a few), this lunch bag claims to be a reinvented classic. Made from hand-waxed canvas, the Brown Bag is a durable alternative to the iconic brown paper sack. For those teens who have outgrown cartoon lunch boxes, this will make for a stylish anti-statement statement for their first day back to school.

Lunch Notes

Sweet child-friendly food pun lunch notes for back to school from Etsy | NONAGON.style

How sweet are these punny lunch notes? Brighten up your little one’s day with a sweet lunch note tucked between their fruit and sandwiches. With cute puns like “Lime Yours” and “Have a Grape Day!”, these printable notes are a playful way to connect with your child when they’re away at school.

Animal Bento Picks

Kawaii animal bento picks for back to school lunchtime from Etsy | NONAGON.style

Add a spot of kawaii to lunchtime with these cute as a button animal-themed bento picks. Preparing beautiful bento boxes needn’t be a chore; these picks add fun and fancy to even the most basic of lunches. Pro tip: these work as a great way to entice kids into eating their fruit and vegetables.

Kraft Monthly Academic Planner

Simple academic planner for back to school from Etsy | NONAGON.style

Simple academic planner for back to school from Etsy | NONAGON.style

Failure to prepare is preparing to fail, which is why this simply chic academic planner is a back-to-school necessity. Handmade from recycled paper, this 18-month academic planner makes it easy to stay organized. The simple rustic design is a great minimalist base which each child can customize to make their own.

Green Grammar Pencils

Green grammar pencil stationary set from Etsy for back to school | NONAGON.style

Perhaps not to be used for any pending grammar tests, these Green Grammar Pencils are a surefire way to instill basic grammar rules in young minds. Although the gold foil lettering and pink eraser are a hark back to the standard HB, the ombre green hues add a fashion-forward flair to these retro stationery accessories.

Shark Bite Pencil Case

Playful Etsy shark pencil case for kids perfect for back to school | NONAGON.style

Say hello to your little one’s sharktastic new classroom companion. Whimsical and cute, this underwater-themed pencil case is practical to boot, with room enough to fit all the back-to-school stationery essentials. Each case is handmade and comes with the option of personalization for that extra special touch.

How are you and your family preparing for back to school?

For more Etsy guides check out our blooming brilliant floral round up and our romantic Valentine’s Day gift guide.