You know what time it is—the start of a new school year! There’s no need to stress about back-to-school shopping because we’re here to help you make it easy-breezy. After recommending a lot of the top spots this summer, we’re shifting gears to give you a guide on some of the best places to help your student start the school year off right. Downtown Waco has got you and your child covered with a guide on where to get back-to-school essentials, as well as some fun non-essentials!
Although they’re known for their shelves filled with novels about knights in shining armor and happily ever afters, Fabled Bookshop also has what your student needs to make their school year a tale to remember. Get what they need for their quest by shopping Fabled’s wide selection of planners, office supplies, writing tools and more from popular brands. For our college students, after shopping for what you need, be sure to scout out your perfect study spot for during the school year.
If your child loves cute stationery that doubles as functional school supplies, then look no further than Paper Crown Waco. Shake up their typical school supplies by choosing from Paper Crown’s eye-catching notebook and matching pen designs. For all of our DIY-loving parents and teachers, get your craft on by checking out their prints and other tools to customize your supplies by decorating everything yourself! A fun way for your kids to express their creativity and a great way to add some sparkle to the classroom.
Get all the pieces your child needs to put together that picture-perfect first-day-of-school ensemble at Spice Village! Consider this a one-stop shop for unique and original clothes, shoes, accessories and more dress-code-friendly options from crowd-favorite boutiques. Known for having a high-quality shopping experience, you’ll be able to find eye-catching yet affordable options from all the shops at Spice Village!
If your kiddo loves to be comfy, then Ramble & Company has just the apparel you’re looking for. They have tees with playful designs that are both soft and stylish which is great for all-day school wear for kids. Be sure to also shop their brain-exercising games, DIY kits, puzzles and more which are great for preparing your kids for the school year. Also as a quick tip, check out their pins and patches that work great on backpacks and lunch kits as an easy way for your child to avoid mix-ups with other students’ belongings!
We all know how important it is that our kiddos and teachers have a good school day! Here are some fun ways to add a little extra joy to their day. Next time you’re making a packed lunch, make sure you stock up on your child’s favorite candy from Hey Sugar for a sweet surprise for them to find during lunchtime! Not only do they have a wide variety of sweets but they also specialize in gift baskets which make the perfect gift to show our gratitude and appreciation for our hardworking teachers!
See? There’s no need to worry. Downtown Waco is here to make back-to-school an enjoyable experience for everyone. Start the school year off right by heading to some of our favorite spots for everything you need. We wish you a happy school year!