ANY parent will know that buying children everything they need for school doesn't come cheap.
From the uniform to the bag, there's a lot to think about – andit can end up costing a small fortune.
That's without the worry of the ongoing cost-of-living crisis that continues to affect households up and down the country, meaning many are on a rather tight budget.
But if it's new school shoes you're after, then you may just be in luck.
Mums have recently gone wild after spotting reduced price shoes in Clarks in the Christmas sales – and they're offering more than 60% off the original retail price.
One delighted mum named Elle Wilson took to Facebook group Extreme Couponing and Bargains UK and shared a snap of her recent purchases.
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Alongside the image, she penned: "If you’ve got toddlers/kids, get yourself down to Clarks quick!
"These 2 pairs should have cost £84 at full price, they were reduced with 60% off to £40 for both then an extra 20% off on top of that so they cost me £24 for both pairs!!
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"Navy pair were £11.20 and purple flashing pair were £12.80 – couldn’t believe it!"
Another thrilled shopper, Louise Wakeling posted a snap of a pair of black mermaid-inspired leather strap shoes and penned: "Clarks school shoes £17 on Very £21 with postage.
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"They're £47 on the official Clarks website.
"My daughter's so happy with them – love a bargain."
The posts have since garnered hundreds of likes and comments between them.
"I got my daughter both of these in the sale amazing value," enthused one.
A second praised: "I’ve just ordered my son 2 pairs off their website because I saw this post. Thanks for letting us know!"
A third noted: "My daughter has the navy ones! She loves them."
Meanwhile, a fourth commented: "Thank you, it’s so hard finding my daughter shoes as she is extra wide footed just managed to get 3 pairs."
Another added: "I bought the exact same two pairs today for my daughter! Snap!"
And a further penned: "The online sale is great!"
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