Features July 2017

The Write Way to Shop for Back to School Supplies

Soon, an array of pencils, glue sticks, and wide-ruled paper will replace seasonal items on store shelves, a glaring reminder that summer is almost over and back-to-school is just around the corner.

This school year, Write Dudes is introducing some fun new products (along with some best-selling ones) at affordable prices designed to complement your individual style and make you, dare I say, look forward to school shopping!

Scribble Stuff Gel Pens
Encourage self-expression and creativity at home, school or the office with top-selling gel pens from Scribble Stuff. With bold colors and ink that rolls on smooth, these pens come in a variety of neon, metallic and glitter colors.

  • Metallic Gel Pens | SRP: $3.99
  • Neon Gel Pens | SRP: $3.59

(Both available at Walgreens)

  • Gel Pen Clamshell (8 Glitter 8 Neon, 8 Metallic) | SRP: $10.79

(Available at Walmart, Amazon)

  • 32ct Gel Pen Tower (10 Neon, 10 Metallic, 12 Classic) | SRP: $16.97
  • Scented Gel Pens Color Palette (10 Rose, 10 Citrus Lemon, 10 Coconut) SRP: $14.99

(Available at Walmart)

Style Blocks Boards by Board Dudes
An all-in-one board kit, it includes 2 chalkboards, 3 dry erase boards and 4 triangle cork boards. Mix and match to create your own unique work area design. Each pack comes with chalk pencils, magnets, dry erase markers and push pins – everything you need to organize your daily life!

  • Style Block Boards Value Pack | SRP: $18.88

(Available July 2017 at Sam’s Club, samsclub.com)

USA Gold pencils
For over 50 years, USA Gold pencils have been manufactured right here in America. Made from premium cedar wood, these pencils come pre-sharpened with latex-free erasers and won’t jam your sharpeners.

  • Cedar Pencils, Sharpened | SRP: $1.89
  • Cedar Pencils, Sharpened | SRP: $3.69

(Available August 2017 at Walmart)

Color Code Your Life by Board Dudes
Color-code your family’s schedules with modern, frameless dry erase boards designed to work with any home décor. Varying accessories include repositionable magnets, dry erase markers, cork magnets with push pins and easel feet for displaying on countertops.

  • Weekly Menu Board (8.5×11) | SRP: $6.49
  • Chore Chart (11×14) | SRP: $8.49
  • Weekly Planner (7.5×20) | SRP: $9.99
  • Monthly Calendar (16×20) | SRP: $14.99

(Available July 2017 at Jo-Ann’s, Amazon, Walmart.com, Hobby Lobby)

Go ahead – liven up that shopping list. And start this school year off in creative, organized style.

For a full list of products and retailers, visit: writedudes.com

Written by: Jodi Hale

Jodi Hale

Jodi Hale is an editorial/advertising assistant for North Phoenix Family Magazine as well as a freelance writer. The mother of three amazing boys ages 7, 13 and 15, she has served on the PTA board of their school for more than 7 years, collaborating with teachers, staff and community members to enrich the learning environment for all students through positive and engaging educational experiences. Jodi also volunteers as a public relations specialist for Musical Theatre of Anthem, promoting the theater’s year-round training opportunities and award-winning productions. She loves reading, free-hand drawing, creating props, and raising her boys to embrace life with purpose.

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