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World Book Day – 1 March 2018 – Costume Ideas

World Book Day – 1 March 2018 – Costume Ideas

World Book Day is Thursday 1 March 2018. If you’re looking for the perfect outfit for your little ones, then check out our suggestions below.


The Tiger Who Came to Tea

world book day the tiger who came to tea

The puuuurfect World Book Day outfit, this classic children’s book will send your little one off to school with a spring in their step. Get your costume here now.

Roald Dahl’s Matilda

world book day 2018 matilda

This classic Roald Dahl story about the little girl who loved to read is a great option for little book worms on World Book Day. You can pick up your costume here now.

Harry Potter

world book day 2018 harry potter

Get your little wizard a magical outfit they won’t forget this World Book Day. Click here to shop now.

Dr. Seuss The Cat in the Hat

World book day 2018 the cat in the hat

One of our most well thumbed books, this is the ideal outfit for fun-loving, mischief-making little ankle biters. Click here to check out this adorable outfit.

Mary Poppins

World book day 2018 mary poppins

Practically perfect in everyway, this supercalifragilisticexpialidocious World Book Day costume is a must for Mary Poppins fans. Click here to get yours.

What the Ladybird Heard

WBD 2018 what the ladybird heard

This glittery farmyard tale with a cunning plan is a big hit with little ones, and they’ll love the opportunity to pop on some ladybird wings for the day. Get your costume here now.

Little Red Riding Hood

WBD 2018 little red riding hood

A story told a million times over by families across the country, this fairytale is a big favourite and you’ll love this Red Riding Hood outfit, click here to buy.

Where’s Wally

world book day where's wally

Celebrate over 30 years of Where’s Wally with the cutest of stripey World Book Day costumes. We’ve found Wally right here.

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

world book day 2018 willy wonka

This magical Roald Dahl story has more costume choices than we have the energy to list! We really love this Willy Wonka outfit, or check out this amazing golden ticket costume! That’s a winner right there.

David Walliams Gangsta Granny

world book day 2018 gangsta granny

If you have a Gangsta Granny fan at home, then we’ve found the perfect fancy dress costume for your little one, click here.

The Gruffalo

World book day 2018 the gruffalo

If you love this Julia Donaldson tale as much as we do, then a Gruffalo costume will be perfect for World Book Day. We shopped around and found this great option from Early Learning Centre, click here to get yours now.

Alice in Wonderland

World book day alice in wonderland

This Lewis Carroll classic is packed full of characters perfect for World Book Day. We found some brilliant costumes, click the link to get yours; Alice, The Mad Hatter, The Queen of Hearts.

Roald Dahl’s Fantastic Mr Fox

World book day 2018 fantatsic mr fox

One of our current faves at home, this is a fantastic story of an epic adventure and your kiddies can play the lead role with this Mr Fox outfit, click here to shop.

A Disney Character

World book day disney costumes

Always a popular choice, and hey you’ve probably even got a costume lurking around in the house. Why not send them off as their favourite Disney character. If you want to grab a great value costume we’ve found these brilliant options from Tesco. We love; Peter Pan, Moana, The Little Mermaid, Belle, Elsa.


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