Back to school

Head back to school with Animal

16 Aug

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The summer holidays may be coming to an end and class is on the horizon, but it’s not all bad. Heading back to school is always a great excuse to score some new kit, especially if you’re looking at making your first jump into life in the classroom.

School uniform doesn’t always give much chance for originality, which is why getting a stand out back to school rucksack fixed should be a top priority. To get the new term off to a flyer, we’ve put together our own little line up of first day gear with full-on personality.

Back to school

Best backpacks for school, top row, left to right: Blossoms backpack, Holly backpack.
Bottom row, left to right: Primrose lunchbag, Noely pencil case, Mellody pencil case, Montezu waterbottle.

Adventure Seekers

Custom designed for small folk seeking big adventures, the Blossoms backpack is a classic style in fresh lagoon green, popping with polka dots. The fun doodle designs are the perfect match for budding artists, and the 7 litres sizing makes it spot-on for little shoulders. It goes without saying, mini creatives need the proper equipment so set them up with a bold patterned pencil case—the Noely is our one of choice. Packed lunch doesn’t need to mean squished sarnies at the bottom of your bag, go with the matching Rosy lunchbag for picnicking in style.


Head in the clouds, dreaming of a summer spent outdoors? Beat the back to school blues with the Holly backpack and its drifting feather print in glowing colours. Sized at 11 litres, there’s plenty of room for everyday gear and an internal mesh pocket for those special treasures. Match up with the Primrose lunchbag in a vibrant blue, with pops of rosy pink, and a wanderlust caravan graphic. Don’t forget the essential water bottle for days on the run, which fits neatly into the detachable bottle holder.

Back to school

Top row, left to right: Bandit backpack, Kels pencil case, Sidekick backpack.
Bottom row, left to right: Dude lunchbag, Finbar pencil case.


Always scoping out the next park or ramp? Get hyped for the start of school with the Bandit backpack. It comes custom sized for groms, with 11 litres of stowage space for classroom essentials. White-on-black graphics bring some old skool cool, with neon colour pops in just the right places. Pair it up with the Finbar pencil case and you’re good to go.


School days don’t have to be dull. There’s plenty of space for a joker in the pack, and with the Sidekick backpack you’ll be a class act. The bold skull graphic comes glow-in-the-dark, spookily good on gloomy autumn nights! Stick with the skeleton theme and choose the Kels pencil case to stash the necessary bits and bobs.

Back to school - boys

Lamprey hooded shirt, Cuckoo graphic tee.

Mini Dudes

Banish first day nerves with the high energy Dude lunchbag and matching Sidekick backpack. Who wouldn’t be stoked to start school with a bold trucker bag, sized just right with 7 litres of space? Throw in the Bigspin lightweight jacket and you’re ready to hit the playground, whatever the weather.


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