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10 OF THE
BEST SCHOOL
UNIFORM
ESSENTIALS

Tried and trusted school uniform, reviewed by parents. Don’t start school without it

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Gingham dresses

Our 100% cotton dresses will keep her cool in summer, while parents love the non-iron tech that saves time in the morning. Your online review: “They look smart, wash well, have plenty of room to move and keep them cool.”

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Girl wearing M&S red gingham school dress with girl and boy in white and grey school uniform
 

Non-iron shirts

The best time-saver ever, our non-iron shirts are brilliant for a fuss-free smart look. Your online review: “Excellent quality, great value and always washes perfectly. I won’t buy school shirts anywhere else.”

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Two M&S short-sleeved non-iron blue school shirts
 

Polo shirts

These polos can handle anything life throws at them. Your online review: “You can get similar versions elsewhere but they just don’t compare. Washes well, keeps good shape and colour looks fresher for longer.”

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Boy wearing M&S white school polo shirt
 

School blazers

Nothing says smart like a classic blazer – and these are stain- and weather-proof and even ink-resistant. Your online review: “The blazer is very well made and the fit on a teen girl is lovely.”

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M&S school uniform blazer
 

Pleated school pinafore

Girls dig the zipper detail, while parents love that it has permanent pleats. Your online review: “Great pinafores. I tumble-dry these, give them a shake, hang them up, no ironing needed. No bobbling like other brands.”

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Girl wearing M&S grey school uniform pinafore
 

School shorts

Stain-resistant, crease-resistant, water-repellent and on trend, these shorts are totally play-proof. Your online review: “They look very smart, fit perfectly and are tremendous value for money. I wouldn’t shop anywhere else for school trousers.”

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Boy wearing M&S skinny school shorts sitting on a skateboard
 

Pleated school skirt

Stain- and crease-resistant with permanent pleats so there’s no need to iron. Your online review: “Lovely fit on my slim teen. Easy-care fabric so no ironing – she loves them as much as I do!”

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M&S school skirts with stain-resistant fabric and permanent pleats
 

Unisex school sweater

Warm, durable and available in eight school-friendly hues – this unisex sweater has clever StayNew tech, meaning less bobbling and colour loss. Your online review: “Good quality and value cotton jumpers.”

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Children wearing M&S school uniform
 

Knee-high cotton socks

A classic knee-high with a pretty butterfly pattern. Your online review: “Great quality, they wash well, last a long time and my daughter loves the subtle butterfly print.”

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M&S knee-length white school uniform socks
 

School shoes

For every adventure, big or small, these scuff-resistant shoes take them there. Your online review: “They fit well, look smart and my daughter says they’re very comfortable – a great price too.”

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Girls wearing M&S scuff-resistant school shoes