Whether it’s the beginning of Kindergarten, the first day of Highschool, or the final year of University, everyone feels a certain kind of excited nervousness as the first day of school looms in the month ahead. So many mixed feelings about leaving summer behind, saying a fond farewell to warm days of leisure, and preparing for the inevitable cold fall and winter days huddled in the library (kids still go to the library, right?). However, there is a glimmer of hope. Something to pacify those feelings of dread for the coming new year — yes! Back to School Supplies! No matter your age nor for whom you might be shopping, there’s tons of refreshing new school gear waiting on store shelves, just for you. Here’s our favourite new things for back
to school this year.
Zebra’s 2-in-1 Universal Touchscreen Stylus Pen
Zebra’s first combination pen and stylus for touch screen devices. The soft and durable stylus engages with most touch screens and helps to navigate with precision. The stylus helps keep touch screens finger print and scratch free, and is very easy to use. When the stylus is not being utilized, Z-1000 functions as a premium pen with a smooth low viscosity ball point black ink that delivers effortless writing. Features a pocket clip for convenience and sleek metal accents. These stylus pens appeal to all audiences and ages. www.zebrapen.com • 1-800-511-4040. Available at Staples.
zebra Sarasa Retractable Gel Pen
Sarasa means “smooth” in Japanese! Its retractable tip distributes smooth flowing gel ink allowing for a scratch-free write. The soft rubber grip provides superb writing comfort and control. Translucent barrel provides ink colour and supply visibility. Available in 10 vibrant colours! Refillable with Zebra’s JF-Refill. Available at all major retailers and office suppliers. www.zebrapen.com • 1-800-511-4040