School is no longer out for summer, mama! Take a look at What Sassy Mama Wants to help us and our little ones get our learn on!
Summer is over, mama (waaah!) and it’s time for the little ones to head off back to school and into another year! In case you’re in denial, we’ve got your school essentials covered with our top picks for to make back-to-school as much fun as possible. 1. Kangovou Plates
Exclusively stocked by Pur’itsy within Singapore, these awesome lunchbox plates are an absolute back to school must. Made from high quality food-grade stainless steel that’s free from BPA and all other nasties, they come in a whole range of designs and colours (a refreshing change from Peppa Pig!) that’ll keep those snacks and lunches fresh. Perfect for those picky eaters who prefer their food separate, these are lightweight as well as stain and rust resistant, and can be tucked perfectly into a backpack.
Keep track of all your little one’s activities with this beautiful, leather planner from Kikki.K, mama! We know how busy your schedule can get, so rest assured that you’ll never miss a carpool again. This diary boasts 18 months worth of calendar space and gives you the freedom to customise your own dates and months. The handmade planner also comes with tons of (essential) to-do list pages on top of blank inserts to design according to your own needs!
Perhaps you’ve got a not-so-little-one that’s off to Senior School or even university (gulp!) this year, mama? Why not treat them to this gorgeous black leather satchel from the Cambridge Satchel Company! Easily purchased through online shopping favourite Shopbop, it’s guaranteed to withstand any ink or crisp packet spillages with its quality leather exterior and interior. Choose from a huge selection of different satchel colours, patterns and sizes that’ll be sure to fit all of their needs as they prepare to fly the nest!
Living in hot and sticky Singers, you wouldn’t automatically think of ‘Ugg‘ as the place to buy your tyke’s school gear. But this super comfy and durable shoe brand doesn’t just churn out boots fit for winter, they also stock these sporty Kid’s Casson’s. These back to school must-haves have been described as ‘nearly indestructible’ (you heard right mama!) as the soft suede and ‘Treadlite’ outsole delivers lightweight cushioning, flexibility and durability- perfect those little rascals who tend to wear out their shoes in the first month!
Find it online here for $79 or head over to their flagship store! Ugg, #B1-51, Takashimaya, Ngee Ann City, 391 Orchard Road, Singapore 238872, Tel (+65) 6732 5266
5. Kid’s Study Set from Ki-Mono This cute, solid-wood desk would make a perfect addition to any kiddo’s bedroom as they head off to Kindergarten! Lightweight and compact, it’s easy to assemble, making it ideal for smaller rooms or studies. Let your little one make this space their own as they keep all of their books and art supplies in the deep draw space and off the dining room table!
Para’kito have just launched their new mozzi preventing, kid’s wristbands and we’re loving them here at Sassy Mama. Living in a hot and humid country, these nifty bands have quickly become a must-have when headed out with the family on a weekend. Their new line carries tons of fun character prints and bright colours for the bub to choose from, as well clips that latch straight onto a backpack or stroller, ensuring those pesky mosquitos are kept at bay! Make sure to also check out their adult range while you’re browsing!
These adorable, limited edition Hello Kitty themed beats have taken the franchise by storm and are in high demand — and we can see why! Perfect for keeping little ones entertained on the school bus or long car journeys, we’re tempted to grab a set for ourselves! Plus Dr. Dre, so hot right now!
Have the munchkins store away their savings this school year in one of these fun safe-themed money boxes with an actual working lock! A great incentive for keeping their pocket money safe to save up for something special during the coming holidays.
Find it here for $24,or visit one of their flagship stores! For the full list of Singapore locations, click here.