Head to the stationery store to buy the cutest school supplies as your kiddo gets ready to head back to school! These are our favourite stationery stores in Hong Kong.
A trip to the stationery store is a must while getting ready for a new school year. Amid family trips to Water World, indoor playgrounds and swimming pools, it’s tradition to stock up on brand-new pencils, erasers, school bags, kids’ shoes, lunch boxes and more. Bookmark this page to complete your school supplies shopping list!
Best Stationery Stores And Bookstores In Hong Kong
Typo At Cotton On – Stationery store loved by tweens and teens
Your tweens will love to sport any of the stationery from Cotton On (especially the notebooks with slogans!). We’re also fans of their self-care journals and activity books which are great for teens to express themselves and get in the habit of journaling.
Typo at Cotton On, Granville Mega, Shop 34-36 Granville Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, www.cottonon.com
Paper n Things – Stationery store with monogramming service
For irresistibly cute stationery items that you can monogram (but only in-store), head to Paper n Things. You’ll browse through colouring books, flashcards and markers for the kids but will not be able to resist picking up gorgeous journals, mugs and candles for yourself. Don’t say we didn’t warn ya!
The Commercial Press – The go-to stationery store in Hong Kong
From a good collection of English and Chinese books for toddlers to tweens and young adults to affordable stationery ranging from pencils, folders correction tapes and other school supply essentials, The Commercial Press is often a go-to choice for parents and students in Hong Kong. We also love picking up a couple of board games and art supplies whilst we’re there!
Bookazine – Stationery store for storybooks, water bottles, bags and more
Need some storytime inspiration, or just looking for extra activity books for your primary schooler? From water bottles, stationery items and school bags to a whole host of books for early learners, Bookazine’s vast range of school supplies has almost everything you need to stock up for this academic year in Hong Kong!
AEON – One-stop stationery store for school supplies
This is possibly the mother of all one-stop shops! It has a good selection of back-to-school supplies in Hong Kong, including school bags and stationery items.
YATA – Department store with kids’ stationery, accessories and more
Yata is a Japanese-style department store with multiple name brands and an amazing section for kids’ wear, stationery and accessories and other school supplies. These Hong Kong stores also stock many sportswear brands, so it’s the perfect place to visit, no matter how old your kids are!
More Stationery Stores And Bookstores
- Eslite – Fiction and non-fiction books, stationery and lifestyle products. www.eslite.com
- Muji – Affordable and minimalist stationery and storage supplies. www.muji.com
- CN Square – The ultimate one-stop shop for all school stationery supplies. www.chungnam.cc
- Artland – Art supplies, easels, colour pencils. www.artland.com.hk
- The Tree Stationery & Co. – Cosy shop in Causeway Bay offering stationery items created by local designers, illustrators and craftsmen. www.thetreestationery.com
- The Lion Rock Press – Hong Kong-themed stationery, greeting cards, puzzles and mugs. www.thelionrockpress.com
Where To Buy Kids’ Lunchboxes And Water Bottles
Little Kinder – Online stationery store with pastel lunch boxes
Little Kinder makes kids’ lunch and snack boxes in pastel shades that come in a variety of prints – from dinosaurs and unicorns to rainbows and cherry blossoms. Snack time just got a whole lot more adorable!
Little Kinder, www.littlekinderstore.com
Klean Kanteen – Interchangeable covers to suit different stages of kids’ development
Klean Kanteen is a favourite with kids and has interchangeable covers so your child can go from sipper to spout with the same bottle. This brand is available at most online and retail eco-stores across the city, such as Live Zero.
Klean Kanteen, www.kleankanteen.com
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LexN Go – Reusable silicone lunch boxes and bottles
Go zero waste with LexNGo. These reusable and convenient collapsible silicone food and drink containers can be found across Hong Kong. And for a food container that’s microwavable and harmful plastic-free, we’d always go for their stainless steel options.
Smallable – Sustainably created lunch boxes and water bottles
Smallable also offers sustainably created lunch boxes, lunch box bags and water bottles that are good for the environment and for your child. Simply browse through its Greenable collection to get an idea of its extensive range of colours and patterns to choose from.
Petit Bazaar – Stationery store for school supplies and lunch boxes
Petit Bazaar is a one-stop stationery store for school supplies in Hong Kong with everything from cute outfits (if there’s no uniform to worry about), to cute backpacks to even cuter lunchboxes. We can get over the forest-themed lunch and snack boxes!
Thorn And Burrow – Unique bottles, lunch boxes, paints and more
Slightly smaller than the other massive chain stores, this boutique and homeware lifestyle store stocks cute and bright-coloured towels, lunch boxes, bottles, paints and more. For something a little off-the-beaten path, check out this spot for unique home goods for your little ones and yourself.
Editor’s Note: “Best Stationery Stores In Hong Kong” was most recently updated in July 2023 by Najuka Redkar. Special thanks to Anita Balagopalan and Fashila Kanakka for their contribution.