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How to dress your classroom on a budget

Memories, friendships and the future of your students all starts in your classroom, so how can you make yours as inspiring as possible – without breaking the bank?

To help you out, we’ve created a list of the top ways to use print to create a classroom that wows – and the best news is that they’re all affordable and easy to create. Plus, as a registered education professional with, you can enjoy 15% off every order. Learn more here

So, without further ado, let’s get stuck in…

Display boards

Whether you’ve got a topic to focus on for a term, or you want to create a more permanent addition, a display board is the easy way to do it. Plus, now with drilled holes, they’re ready to hang right from the box, making dressing your space easy as pie (or should that be, pi?)

Indoor posters

Looking for a more flexible option? Create inspiring print on our range of indoor posters. Easy to pin up or stick to your walls, they’re easy to create and perfect for brightening up any learning space.


These handy little prints are ideal for creating flashcards with language phrases or helpful information such as math equations. Stick them around your board or run them around the walls of your classroom. When those eyes inevitably go wandering, they’re still learning something new.

Self-adhesive vinyl

Go for the wow factor with floor to ceiling vinyl to open up your space. Choose something photographic to inspire, or why not create a themed wall to showcase students work? Plus, with our new clear self-adhesive vinyl, you can even add decals to your windows or glass.

Wrapping paper

We know, wrapping paper might not sound like an obvious choice. But, why not print your own and use it to cover your classroom boards as a backdrop? It’s a super easy way to brighten up your space and make it unique, especially if you have a themed class. Students will be proud to be in your house with such effort!

Brochures and hard back books

If you’re looking to showcase a lot of information, maybe for an open day or a parents evening, a hardback book or perfect bound brochure is the way to go! These professional little numbers just beg to be picked up and looked at. Plus, they make excellent yearbooks too.

Dress your classroom or get your print sorted for your next event the easy way. We’ve created a dedicated collection for education professionals just like you, so why not take a look around and get inspired?


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Jack knows everything there is to know about print. With nearly 20 years’ experience, he's an expert in everything from print floor processes to product specifications. When he’s not flexing his printing knowledge you’ll find him looking after his cat, Turnip. No really. That’s her actual name.

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