Reading Time: 3 minutesAre your children ready for the upcoming school year? With all the uncertainties since COVID-19 started, shopping for school supplies may seem a bit daunting now, but we’ve got you covered. Here’s our picks of the best stationery stores in Hong Kong.
Typo at Cotton On
Typo is renowned for its fun notebooks and quirky stationery. It frequently has sales, so you can stock up on planners, pens and notebooks for the whole year! While you’re at it, get a notebook for yourself as well (they’re that cool)!
Typo at Cotton On, various locations throughout Hong Kong, www.cottonon.com.
Cool Point is a wonderful stop for Korean-style stationery, including notebooks, stickers and even travel accessories. The shop itself is decorated like a greeting card, featuring cute prints and even cuter decor.
Cool Point, B108, B1, Mira Place One, 132 Nathan Rd, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong. Tel: 2904 1988
You’ll be hard-pressed not to find what you need at AEON, the master of one-stop shops! They have a great selection of school supplies in Hong Kong, including stationery, bags and containers. Even better, you’ll find everything you need here at extremely reasonable prices!
AEON, various locations throughout Hong Kong, 2565 3600, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.aeonstores.com.hk
Kikki K is your one-stop shop for cutesy gifts and stationery, as well as minimalistic diaries. This store is unique in that it doesn’t arrange products in the usual way based on function but rather matches them according to aesthetics and Swedish sensibilities.
Kikki K, various locations throughout Hong Kong. Tel: 2812 1900. https://www.kikki-k.com/au.
Bookazine stocks a wide variety of books, including school activity books, but they also stock fun, unique stationery that’s sure to make a statement at school! Look out for their awesome Hong Kong-themed products, including pencil bags and stationery.
Bookazine, various locations throughout Hong Kong, www.bookazine.com.hk
Eslite offers a massive selection of Chinese and English books, but they also have a dedicated area just for stationery, where you can find notebooks and elegant stationery. They also have great seasonal deals and discounts, so keep a look out!
Eslite, various locations throughout Hong Kong, www.eslite.com.
Gift Idea is great if you’re on the hunt for unique stationery in Hong Kong. This store carries a wide range of imported brands, especially Japanese and European ones. Whether you want pens, washi tape or calligraphy tools, Gift Idea is your place. Be prepared to rummage!
Gift Idea, Room Room 2709, 27/F, Wealth Commercial Centre, 48 Kwong Wa Street, Mong Kok, Hong Kong. Tel: 3705 2401. giftideahongkong.com/index.php.
Hok Lam Stationery & Gift Company
This no-frills store has all your basic stationery needs covered. It looks unassuming from the outside, but it stocks a large range of stationery items and gifts!
Hok Lam Stationery & Gift Company, Tai Hang Tung Estate Tung Lung House, 88號 Tai Hang Tung Rd. Tel: 2777 7320
Artland is perfect for the budding artist, stocking a wide variety of arts and crafts tools. They also have an art gallery, which hosts new exhibitions every fortnight.
Artland, 3/F Lockhart Centre, 301-307 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong. Tel: 2511 4845, www.artland.com.hk
SOGO is Hong Kong’s largest Japanese-style department store, stocking all the school supplies you need. Head to the 7th floor to find kids’ clothing, stationery and accessories.
Sogo, 555 Hennessy Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong. Tel: 2833 8338, www.sogo.com.hk
Distinctive for its cheery decor, Log-on is packed with stationery, toys and lifestyle products. You’ll come out with items you didn’t even know you needed, and your kids will be excited to do their homework!
Log-on, multiple locations including Basement 1, Times Square, 1 Matheson Street, Causeway Bay. Tel: 2736 3866. https://logon.com.hk/
This list of stationery stores in Hong Kong has everything your child could need to make their school year a success!
Featured image courtesy of Shutterstock; picture 1 courtesy of Cool Point; picture 2 courtesy of Kikki K; picture 3 courtesy of Gift Idea; picture 4 courtesy of Artland; picture 5 courtesy of Log-on.