Backpacks are at the top of everyone's back-to-school list, but shopping for one among the thousands of options can be overwhelming. (Should I go big or small? Clear? Pockets or zippers? Does this need to last for more than one year?) So we’ve rounded up some of the best backpacks for kids, based on rave reviews from parents and kids alike. All of them have been put to put to the test, vetted for comfort, measured for durability...and are cute to boot.
So whether you're shopping for a kindergartener or a high schooler, here are 21 backpacks sure to deliver.