In school, a new class for kids could mean a plethora of things, usually ranging from excitement because it’s a new experience that involves new teachers, new friends, new subjects and a brand new opportunity to seize the day and be the best versions of themselves, to sadness as it begins to dawn on them that the holiday is winding down, and that means they have to trade video games and waking up whenever, for what seems like an endless amount of classes, studying, assignments and tests.

Whatever the case, kids need to approach going back to school, with a can do mindset, a willing to learn attitude and the very best looks. These looks involve essential pieces that can be effectively mixed and matched to produce smart outfits, ready for the new class, so your kids look and feel A+ awesome.



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Kids returning to school for the new school year, should look smart and in control. What better way to show these qualities than in a stunning plain white shirt? Get our premium white “Long Sleeve Packet Shirt” that comes with front pocket styling, cutaway collar, button plackets, and is 100% cotton. Its available for boys aged three to nineteen years. Pair this shirt with our classic black “Straight Fit” trouser as it is a clean cut, plain black pair that gives a formal, neat look, and is available for boys aged two to sixteen years.

Another stylish version of this pairing is our sharp white “Shirt with Wing Collar” shirt, that features button placket, pleated detailing, and is available for boys from ages two to sixteen years. Pair this shirt with our very functional black “5 Pocket” trouser that comes with trendy curved pocket styling, made from super comfortable cotton, and is available for boys ages two to seven years.



Accessorizing looks for school should be minimal yet functional. Elements that draw the look together to get their outfits looking neat and sharp. Go for our functional black “Leather” belt as it features premium leather. It also has a square frame and prong style buckle, two belt loops, punch holes, classic tip and a black leather strap. Available in waist sizes from 60cm -80cm.

For a touch of class to special school events like school formals, go for our fashionable black “Satin Bow Tie”. It is made with the finest satin fabric. It can be styled with a shirt, suit, tuxedo or blazers and is available for boys aged four to sixteen years. This stunning bow tie also comes in gold taffeta.

When picking a Backpack for your kid, especially for a new school year, there are a few things you need to consider. Consider the quality, design, functionality and also if it suits your child’s personality. Yes, your read right, picking accessories and clothes for your kids should be tailored to their personalities and backpacks aren’t left out of this. You’re in luck as we have a functional range of premium Backpacks and their personality traits so you can easily identify which ones suit your kids the best.

For the kids that enjoy studying and getting good grades in school, get them our quality black “Math” backpack that features a padded back, shoulder strap, a comfortable top grab handle, “Math” graphic prints all over, a tough, abrasion-resistant bottom, and is available for boys and girls.

For the girly girl that loves everything pink and lovely, get her our eye catching pink “Hearts” backpack that features lots of functional compartments, one of which is the chest strap that helps to stabilize and distribute weight evenly.

For the adventurous boy that loves the outdoors, get him our premium grey “Graffiti” backpack that features a functional lockable zipper and a mixture of trendy graffiti prints.

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Kids require footwear for school that combines style with functionality and comfort. Get your boys our smart black “Black Buckle School” shoe. With its tough slip-resistant sole, these shoes come with padded insoles and trendy buckle-up styling for extra comfort. Its available for boys in sizes 25-42. For the high top element to school shoes, go for our stylish black “Lace Up School” shoe. It’s a trendy pair and its available for boys in sizes 31-42.

Girls are not left out as they also require smart and comfortable shoes for school. Let them stand out in our black “Strap School” shoe that features a single Velcro strap, padded insoles made from scuff-resistant material and is available for girls in sizes 31-36. A shimmering alternative to this is the stunning black “Patent Velcro School” shoe. An eye catching pair that is available for girls in sizes 25-42.



With every school year, special events come up where the kids would have to show up looking and feeling their very best. It’s ideal to prepare for such events now, with top notch outfits, so they really shine. Get your boys our premium cream and gold “Three-Piece Suit” set as it features a unique single-breasted long-sleeve damask suit that is fully lined, a sharp white wingtip collar shirt dress, a cummerbund, and a lovely bow tie. This suit set is made with materials that speak class and quality and its available for boys aged two to fourteen years.

Shop all of these trendy Back to School essentials, and so much more, when you visit Ruff ‘n’ Tumble stores or our Online store.



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