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Six Of The Best: Things To Go Back To School With

Have your hand-towel embroidered with your name for pounds 8.99 from Letterbox (01872 580885)

The write stuff: Fill your aluminium pen tube, pounds 3.50, with an aluminium pencil, pounds 3.25, both from Muji (0171-323 2208 for nearest store). The double-ended pen, is from Paperchase (0171 323 3707)

These mini notebook and keyring clips are pounds 1.75 each at Paperchase (0171 323 3707 for mail order)

Lunch pack, pounds 12, by GAP (0800 427789 for stockists)

Small, but perfectly formed, the White Orbit backpack, pounds 19.99, from Eastpak (0800 317466)

Make your friends - and parents - jealous with a Liquidator CD holder. It costs pounds 8.99 from The Hill Toy Company (01765 689955)