Don't You Dare Head Back to College Without These 14 Essentials

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Can you believe it's already time to head back to school? Neither can we. Starting a new school year is exciting, and if you start the term out organized, there's a much greater chance you'll stay organized as the year goes on. Urban Outfitters, aka the mothership for so many college students, has everything you need to go back to school prepared and stylish, from fun notebooks to chic storage solutions. Now, if someone borrows a pencil, they'll definitely know it's yours.

Kikkerland Design iBed Lap Desk
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Kikkerland Design iBed Lap Desk

How genius is this Kikkerland Design iBed Lap Desk ($20)? Place your iPad on the stand while you work or watch a movie, or use the desk for your laptop, snacks, or whatever you heart desires.

BUQU Pom Pom Portable Power Bank
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BUQU Pom Pom Portable Power Bank

This BUQU Pom Pom Portable Power Bank ($20) looks like a fun accessory, but it actually contains a full charging doc with both USB and regular plug-in stations.

Sonix Velvet Laptop Clutch Case
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Sonix Velvet Laptop Clutch Case

Now this is a pretty laptop case. The Sonix Velvet Laptop Clutch Case ($70) could honestly double as a purse.

Patterned Daily Planner Journal
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Patterned Daily Planner Journal

Set your goals and map out your day with this Patterned Daily Planner Journal ($24).

Petite Point Gel Pen Set
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Petite Point Gel Pen Set

I always like to color code, and this Petite Point Gel Pen Set ($16) will help take precise, organized notes.

Ban.do Compliment Pencil Pack
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Ban.do Compliment Pencil Pack

If you prefer pencils over pens, this Ban.do Compliment Pencil Pack ($10) is sure to make you smile.

Message Board + Magnets Set
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Message Board + Magnets Set

This Message Board + Magnets Set ($39) is both useful and pretty. We need one for our desk ASAP.

Looker Storage Box
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Looker Storage Box

You can store supplies, papers, snacks, shoes, or whatever you need to in these sophisticated Looker Storage Boxes ($14-20).

Banana Pencil Case
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Banana Pencil Case

Have a little fun with this adorable Banana Pencil Case ($12).

Skinnydip Liquid Glitter Journal
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Skinnydip Liquid Glitter Journal

Show off your sparkling personality with this Skinnydip Liquid Glitter Journal ($19, originally $24).

Franklin Desk Riser
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Franklin Desk Riser

A desk riser is a life saver for your neck, because it brings your computer up to eye level. This Franklin Desk Riser ($59) is also really chic, which is always a plus.