To the dismay of kids everywhere (and the delight of their parents), it's back to school season! I've compiled some of the best sales and coupons around the web, whether your kids are starting out at preschool or college-bound.
Clothes and Accessories
It's nice to send kids off to a new school year with a new pair of shoes. OnlineShoes has a great selection of shoes for kids, teens, and adults, and you can take $20 off your regular priced purchase of $90 or more with coupon code 2SPECIAL through August 31.
If athletic apparel and shoes are on your checklist, stop by Finish Line. They have great shoes for all kinds of sports, plus activewear, team gear, and other athletic accessories. Take $10 off your order of $60 or more with coupon code HIGHSCHOOL now through August 31.
Looking for a sturdy and fun backpack that will last them several years? Kipling has cute backpacks, messenger bags, luggage, and accessories. All orders are shipping free this month with coupon code FSFALL12.
You can't go wrong shopping for back to school clothes at Old Navy. They carry clothes for a huge range of sizes and ages, plus at their Back to School Sale you can pick up select items starting at just $5. Shop soon, this sale is over at the end of tomorrow, August 15.
Dr. Jay's has trendy apparel that teens will love, plus accessories and footwear for kids. The also have plus size and big and tall sections that don't skimp on style, as well as plentiful deals in their clearance section. You can take 20% off your order with coupon code 20SCHOOL through August 31.
School Supplies and Electronics
Office supply stores are great for one stop back to school shopping, and Staples is having a huge back to school sale now through September 15. You'll find all the basics like notepads, pens, pencils, and backpacks, plus plenty of other surprises for elementary school through college. They even have a selection of dorm room furniture like sleeper sofas, desks, and storage.
Don't let the professional name fool you, Executive Essentials has lots of gear for students like backpacks, pens, luggage, printer ink and more. During their back to school event, you can get free shipping on orders of $50 or more plus 10% off with coupon code BTS10. Coupon is good through September 15.
Is it electronics you're after? TheNerds.net has a big supply of computer gear, cameras, printers, and more, plus lots of household items that would be great for the dorms. Now through August, orders of $150 or more ship for free with coupon code BACK2SCHOOL.
On top of bedding for home, Beddingstyle has a whole back to school section that features stylish bedding for dorms, plus towels and shower curtains too. Take 20% off your order through August 20 with coupon code take20. Please note that some brands may be excluded from this offer.
Is your student moving up out of the dorms and into their own place? Sierra Trading Post is a good place to pick up home essentials like cookware, bedding, rugs, decor, and more. Plus, they have apparel, sporting goods, and heavy duty backpacks too. Coupon code ACJBTS2 takes 20% off through September 17.