Back to school supplies in Jersey
12th August 2013
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Going back to school or university after the long summer holiday can be an expensive process, there’s so much stuff you need to buy so any savings are sure to be welcome. 

Jersey parents and students may be interested to learn that a couple of the excellent local businesses that are featured on thebestof Jersey are doing ‘back to school’ deals that will help save you some money.

The Harbour Gallery in St.Aubin has recently joined us and they have an on-going promotion that will benefit anyone who is a student in full time education. Students will receive a 10% discount on all art, craft & textile materials, as the base prices are already attractive this discount offers a welcome saving.

Art & craft supplies include:

  • sketchbooks,
  • canvases,
  •  A1 sheets of a variety of drawing papers,
  • acrylic, oil, water colour, gouache and textile paints,
  •  brushes, pens, drawing pencils, colouring pencils,
  •  aquarelles, soft and oil pastels, fixative,
  •  folders, easels, browsers
  •  and lots more all at sensible prices.

Textile & yarn supplies include:

  • A wide variety of Artesano Fairtrade knitting yarn
  • knitting patterns,
  • needles and crochet hooks.
  • Oliver Twist packs of threads and felt products,
  • Clover quilting products
  • a wide range of Clover sewing accessories.
  • Dissolvable fabric,
  •  Bondaweb, fabric pieces, sari yarns, threads, felts squares, etc etc
  • everything for the textile artist and student.

Fotosound in Charing Cross are the leading Jersey technology store and have been a recommended business on thebestof Jersey for a number of years. They have a great offer on laptops  that is running through until 24th September.

Fotosound are offering great prices on Sony Vaio, Acer and Lenovo Laptops, with prices starting from only £249.97. In addition they are throwing in  Free accessories worth up to £84 (can include, case, USB pen, Mouse, Cleaning Kit) . The actual offer varies dependant on Laptop purchased.


Fotosound can also supply any other ‘techy’ items that you may need, why not pop into the shop and have a chat with one of the helpful staff.

Please circulate to anyone you know who may be interested and also let me know about any other local businesses that are offering good ‘back to school’ deals.

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Kevin S

Member since: 9th July 2012

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