Our backpacks and what they’re great for

October 6, 2021Gift Inspiration, Inspiration, New Collections, Parenting

With our relaunch came lots of new backpacks just waiting to be tried out. Whether little ones need a new backpack for nursery, to take with them on days out or to bring along to sleepovers at the grandparents, we’ve got you covered. Not to brag, but we do believe that we have a backpack for pretty much every occasion.

Keep reading to see our new backpacks and why they’re great for certain things. 

Wonderful walks 

If your little one enjoys getting some fresh air on the weekends, try out our traditional bestseller – our personalised blue lion backpack. Great for holding everything they could need, this classic backpack is a superb choice for outdoor walks. Alternatively, take a bolder approach with our new personalised colourful lion backpack. Little ones can take a walk on the wild side with their new feline friend as they embark upon roar-some adventures.

Now that it’s autumn, woodland walks may be at the top of your list of activities. If that’s the case, our personalised Peter Rabbit and Flopsy Bunny backpacks are the perfect additions to a little wanderers walks. Inspired by Mr McGregor’s garden, these backpacks are spacious enough to fit all of the bits and bobs that children could need for their autumn walks as they’re joined by their new furry friends. 

Trips to the park will be even better with our dinosaur backpacks. Our new personalised dinosaur backpack will ensure a dino-mite day out as they explore the playground with siblings or friends. They’ll be ready for big adventures with our new personalised pastel dinosaur backpack as they play the day away. 

Nursery and after school clubs

Are you looking for a staple backpack for their days at nursery? Our brand new personalised safari backpacks are already a popular choice and are a great way to make every day an adventure. Designed to fit small shoulders and with plenty of room for their lunch, water and any other nursery necessities, a little wild child will love either the navy or pink versions of these stylish and practical packs. 

Our drawstring backpacks are ideal for after school clubs as they’re easy to pack up and can fit their sports gear comfortably inside. For budding ballerinas, our personalised little performer drawstring bag is perfect to take to ballet class. Alternatively, if they need a bigger bag, our personalised pink unicorn backpack can fit all of their bits and bobs inside as they get ready for their starring moment. For sports activities such as football or netball, try out our personalised sunshine drawstring bag, well sized for their active gear and great to brighten up their days. Our personalised dinosaur drawstring bag is perfect for little explorers to have a fun-filled time after school. 

Days out

If you’re having a family day out, we have some great backpacks to recommend for little explorers. Trips to cities will be made better by our personalised Little London backpack. With a sweet nostalgic print, this bag will keep a little one’s bits and bobs safe and will inspire them on their city adventures.

On the other hand, our personalised faux leather satchels are perfectly designed for all of their big city trips. In two classic shades of either royal navy or a playful pink, little one’s will look super smart as they carry around their essentials in these stylish satchels. Bring one of these satchels along to your next big city trip – you won’t regret it! 

Family occasions 

If you’re planning a family picnic, our personalised bear backpack is the perfect choice for a little cub. With a friendly fuzzy bear face, this backpack will be great to fit their favourite picnic snacks inside and will hold any games that they want to play afterwards. 

Finally, trips to the Grandparents house will be brighter and better than ever with our personalised yellow canvas backpack. The perfect size to hold their sleepover clothes, a present for Granny and anything else they’ll need, this retro-inspired backpack has a quick-grab top-handle to make the car journey as easy as can be. 

We hope that you’ve taken inspiration from some of our many backpacks we have to offer. Let us know your favourite backpack or two on our website and how your little one would use it by tagging @My1stYears on Instagram and show us any pictures you take! 

With love, 

My 1stYears x