Book Week Costumes
Book Week Costumes
Whether you’re looking for costumes for a Book Character Dress up for Book Week at your child’s school, kindergarten or child care centre, or you want a cool kids costume for Halloween you will find so many ideas on our pages.
When your child is invited to or hosting a dress up party, every parent panics that they will not have a cool looking outfit. No one likes to have a disappointed child. Fortunately, we have such great book week and kids costume outfits from Disney Princess costumes to kids superhero costumes. Everyone, no matter their budget will find inspirational book week ideas for boys and girls.
Some of the most popular book week costumes that we have are taken from Disney characters such as Ariel the Little Mermaid,
Elsa from Frozenor Prince Charming. These tales were traditional folk tales, made popular by Disney over many generations. Our site will give you inspiration for book parade ideas. You can choose from many other fairy tale costumes that will make your child smile. They can make believe they are from these famous stories when they dress up in mermaid costumes or Alice in Wonderland costumes.
Peter Pans Costume
For boys, one of the most popular ideas for Book Week is Peter Pan. He was both a character from a Disney movie as well as a beloved childrens’ book. Apart from Peter Pan’s costume we also have a great
Tinkerbell costume. We also have Captain Hook’s costume. If you have a boy and girl of similar ages, they could go as Peter Pan and Tinkerbell. Girls often want to be Peter Pan too and our costume is unisex.
Matilda is a great mascot for Book Week because she is a little girl whose love of reading gives her freedom from her awful family. Not surprisingly we sell a lot of Matilda dress up costumes. The beautiful blue dress is popular also because it also comes with a book and a newt which was her only friend before she could read. We also have a unique Matilda Book Cover Costume which your child can wear like a sandwich board.
Costumes for Kids
Even if you’re not looking specifically for Book Week costumes, but are looking for kids dress up ideas, you will find plenty here for any fancy dress party or Halloween event, like trick or treat.
Fairy Tale Costumes
There are many fairy tale dress ups that you can choose. Some of the popular ones we sell include Disney Princess costumes, Goldilocks costumes, Mulan Costume and many other fairy tale characters. We also have costumes that can be used for many others, as we sell a wide range of capes and masks so you can be a prince charming or Cinderella. With our selection of fake beards, wands, wings and hats you can let your imagination run wild.
Harry Potter Costume
Over the past 20 years, Harry Potter Costumes and accessories have been some of the most highly sought after choices for Book Week. This is because the heroes, Harry, Ron and Hermoine are really loved by children of all ages. Also, their costumes look great. We have robes for each of the Hogwarts houses which are very stylish. Complete the part with an accessory like the Time Turner for Hermoine, a Golden Snitch for Harry or Ron Weasley’s Wand.
Kids Pirate Costume
Pirate dress ups are always popular book week costume ideas. Whether your child wants to be Captain Hook from Peter Pan or Captain Jack Sparrow from Pirates of the Caribbean, you have plenty of pirate costumes to choose from. We have full pirate dress ups or just accessories such as a bandana, sword or parrot so whatever your budget you will find something that suits.
Book Parade Costumes
Imagine the look of pride on your child’s face when they know how amazing their book week costume is. You don’t have to spend a fortune. Some great book parade ideas include great literature like Alice in Wonderland, as well as more recent characters like superheroes or Disney costume ideas.
Alice in Wonderland Costume
Our Alice In Wonderland costume for kids range is one of our most popular collections. We have outfits for Alice, the Mad Hatter costume, the White Rabbit, the Queen of Hearts, Tweedle Dee and Tweedle Dum.
Boys Dress UPs
Dr Seuss costumes in Australia are very popular choices for book week dress ups. We have the Cat in the Hat Dress up as well as Thing 1 and Thing 2 costumes. Another popular choice is our Prince Charming costume which can be used for stories such as Cinderella, Snow White and even Shrek. We also have wizard capes, Harry Potter costumes and the Mad Hatter from our Alice in Wonderland costume range for kids. Animals such as tigers or bears can be used as jungle theme characters from the Jungle Book or Goldilocks and the Three Bears.
Comics are a great inspiration for dress ups. The most popular choice is superhero costumes such as Superman, Batman, Spiderman and Wonder Woman. We have many different kids superhero costumes and loads of accessories such as Wonder Woman’s Gauntlets and lasso, or Thor’s hammer.
Children's Dress ups
Our huge range of book week costumes includes generic items such as animals, wizards, witches, prince and princesses, superheroes, dinosaur and occupations. These can be adapted into any children's’ book character for book week parades and celebrations. Our accessory range is huge and is a good option when you are on a budget.
Princess Dresses for Girls
Ideas for dress-ups for girls can be traditional such as princesses, such as Elsa from Frozen or Jasmine from Aladdin. You can also just get beautiful medieval princess gowns for any princess for olden days dress-up themes for book week.
Cat in the Hat Dress up characters
The cheeky Cat in the Hat is loved by young children. We have some of the best Dr Seuss costumes in Australia including Thing 1 and Thing 2 costumes for boys and girls, a jumpsuit for The Grinch, The Cat in the Hat’s full costume as well as just his striped hat, bow tie and white gloves.
Book Week Accessories
Get everything you need for book week costumes direct to your door with same day dispatch. Apart from wigs, wands and pet animals, we have headbands and mermaid tails.
Book Cover Character costumes for kids
Some children are shy and do not like ‘pretending’ to be a character. A great option is our Book Cover costumes, where they just ‘wear’ a book cover, like the Matilda or Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Book cover, like a sandwich board advertisement.
T-Rex Inflatable Dinosaur Costumes
Older primary school kids may want to have special characters, If you loved Jurassic World, you'll love this cool costume! T-Rex Dinosaur costumes for kids are always popular for Halloween or book week. We have dinosaur costumes in all kinds of colours.