Remember that exciting back-to-school feeling as a child? The smell of fresh stationary, collaging your textbooks, and wearing new clothes are all fond memories you will cherish forever. But for parents, it’s an entirely different experience. It’s equal parts excitement at seeing your kids' joy, and dread at the dent their school supplies will have on your wallet. But it doesn’t have to cost you a fortune every year. Scroll down for some great ideas on how to save on back-to-school supplies.
Despicable Me 2 Backpack Children School Bag ($18)
Kate Spade New York A Stroke of Genius Large Notepad ($10)