Sometimes, life runs away with you and before you know it, it’s the night before World Book Day and your local supermarket is all out of costumes in your kids size. Sod’s law, right? Fear not, here are some last minute World Book Day ideas you can probably create with things lying around the house.
Charlie Bucket from Charlie & The Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl – Another popular easy choice, just put them in some scruffy clothes and knock up a quick golden ticket
A Pirate – Pirates Love Underpants / The Pirates Next Day / Ten Little Pirates – If you have any kind of dressing up box, chances are it has some form of pirate costume lurking around in it. Lucky for you, there are endless books which feature pirates, the ones above are some of The Biggests favourites, so here he is modeling his get up last years get up
4. The Boy in The Dress – David Walliams – If you have a boy, stick him in a dress and get him to take along a ball. Easy peasy.
5. Angelina Ballerina – Katharine Holabird – If you already have a budding ballerina in your midst, chances are you already have tutu to put them in.
6. That’s Not My…. If you have a tiny, the options are endless with these. A teddy bear or bunny is really easy to do with a plain onsie and you can make some ears to stick to a headband