10 of the best kids’ pencil cases

From Spiderman pouches and wizard Harry Potter zip-ups to hedgehog fluffies and monster-mouth zip-ups, we've found the coolest pencil cases for school


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Whether your child needs a pencil case for school or you’re just  looking for a neat and tidy place for them to pop their crayons, there are some great buys out there – including character pencil cases, personalised pencil cases, soft bags and sturdier boxes.

We’ve scouted the high street and whittled them down to our absolute favourites.

Here’s our pick of the best pencil cases for kids…

ZIPIT Talking Monstar Pencil Case

1. ZIPIT Talking Monstar Pencil Case, £5.99

Made with one long zip, this fun design fits up to 30 pens, has a life time warranty and is machine washable.

Available: Amazon

2. Smiggle Colour Change Hardtop Pencil Case, £13.50

This interactive colour change pencil case reacts to heat. Loads of fun as even your own hand will leave a print. It comes in 4 colours; coral, purple, black and navy. Each with a unique, fun intricate design.

Available: Smiggle

3. Cotton Pencil Case to draw on, colour in, personalise, wash & design again, £12.50

Washable fabric pens are included with creative pencil case that will get the creative juices flowing. Once it’s been designed, you can keep it or wash it and start again.

Available from: Amazon

4. Bramblewood Hedgehog Fluffy Pencil Case, £7.99

Your child will love this sleepy, fluffy hedgehog friend to take care of while they’re at school. It may be sleeping but it will still keep your pens safe and secure with its zip fastening.

Available from: WHSmith

5. LEGO Blue Brick Pencil Case, £7.99

This case, available in multiple classic colours, is perfect for little LEGO fans taking on their first days at school.

Available from: Ryman

6. Harry Potter Red Pencil Case, £6.99

The only school Harry Potter fans want to belong to is Hogwarts! This purple pencil case features gold embossing in a Hogwarts theme.

Available from: The Works

7. Tinc Snug Hugga Pencil Case, Green, £15

Cool and cute this pencil case is ready to hold all your pens AND give a hug. We love how it can stand up on it’s own – perfect for placing on your desk.

Available from: Amazon


8. Personalised unicorn rainbow pencil case, £17

Fancy adding the personal touch with a cute name pencil case? If so – we love this one: you get to choose the colour and add a charm too.

Available from: £17, Not On The High Street

9. Spiderman 3D Filled Pencil Case, £18.50

Comes complete with a ballpoint pen, ruler, 1 HB pencils, 8 colouring pencils, 8 felt tip pens, an eraser and a pencil sharpener.

Available from: Character Brands

10. WHSmith Bramblewood Pink Clear PVC Pencil Case, £6.99

Clear pencil cases are helpful when you need to be able to find an item quickly. This one has a really cute owl design.

Available from: WHSmith


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