School necessities are anything but boring when you find neat, colorful and sustainable goods that add form to function.
Available in eight colors, Perry Mackin's Charlie Kids School Backpack is perfectly sized for children ages 6-11. A roomy interior can hold all their supplies, while two exterior bottle pockets carry beverages. Top zipper with magnetic strap closures. Water resistant (yay), $48. Available at perrymackin.com.