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Zappos’ Back-to-School Section Has Thousands of Under-$50 Items — Here Are the 8 Best to Buy

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Ready or not, here comes back-to-school season! As many kids are heading back to the classroom in a few days, or possibly a few weeks, there are a lot of to-dos to check off their shopping list as they (and you) prepare for a momentous return to the classroom. Shopping for clothes, shoes, and accessories can take hours, but luckily, we found just the place that’ll make it a total breeze.

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You probably know Zappos for its massive name brand shoe selection, but the retailer actually has a bunch of clothes and accessoriesbackpacks and lunchboxes included—so you can get your kid’s shopping done in one easy swoop.

Not only is it just super convenient, Zappos also has tons of can’t-miss deals on back-to-school essentials on all your kid’s favorite brands. And, you can score most of your kids’ back-to-school necessities for under $50. The good shopping news doesn’t there — with every purchase, you get free shipping and 365-days to  return your purchase if needed.

There are a lot of kid-approved gems in store, so to make the process a lot less overwhelming, we recommend checking out Zappos’ back-to-school storefronts. Head to the Nike and Jordan section for your sneaker-obsessed kiddo or head straight to the backpack section for bags from top brands like Fjällräven Kånken, Vans, and Herschel.

Below, check out our favorite back-to-school picks from Zappos to help get your kid’s school year started right.

New & Improved Denim

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Is it just me, or do your kids also outgrow their denim faster than anything else in their closet? If you need to stock the kids up with some new jeans before school is back in session, head to Zappos now to snag this cute pair of jeans.

MANGO Kids Jeans Julia $39.99 Buy now Sign Up

School Uniforms

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Now is the time to snag school uniforms while they’re all under $50 at Zappos. These boy’s shorts are $20 and make it easy to keep enough on hand to get your child through the week.

Nautica Boys' School Uniform Shorts $20.00 Buy now Sign Up

Sweet Kicks

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We sure love our Adidas Superstars, but the adult ones are not nearly this adorable. These colorful sneakers are not only comfy for all-day wear, but theey look great dressed up too.

Adidas Kids Own The Game 2.0 $36.15, originally $55.00 Buy now Sign Up


Hipster Kid-Approved

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The Swedish backpack brand has taken the fashion world by storm, kids included. The durable, sleek hip bag makes any back-to-school outfit stylish.

Fjällräven Kånken Hip Pack $49.95 Buy now Sign Up

Perfect Starter Bra

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Your kid will love these cute and comfy Calvin Klein starter bras. Perfect for every day, gym class, or lounging around. This pack is part of the bundle deal!

Calvin Klein Kids 2-Pack Bralette $15.99 Buy now Sign Up

Twinkle Toes

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The secret to making school fun? Add some glitter! Your skater kid will feel like they rule the school in these decked-out kicks.

Vans Kids Sk8-Hi Zip $44.99 Buy now Sign Up

Fun Lunchbox

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Your kiddo can take their LEGO obsession to the next level with this adorable branded lunchbox. It’s even made with recycled materials because nothing’s cooler than loving the planet.

LEGO Brick Lunch Bag $32.99 Buy now Sign Up

Groovy T-shirt

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Zappos has a seriously impressive collection of kid-approved tees that’ll get them through the school year. From top brands like Hurley to ones with comical phrases, you can find just about any kind of shirt for your kid’s style. And this tee is part of the bundle deal.

Hurley Kids Short Sleeve Graphic T-Shirt $14.00 Buy now Sign Up


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