World Book Day: Charlotte’s Web Costume

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My kids got an audio book of Charlottes Web for Christmas and they love it way more than I thought they would, listening along in the car. And I’ve found I’m totally hooked too (I’ve been demanding silence or it goes off!). So we made a very easy Charlotte’s Web head piece for World Book Day, using mainly Duck Tape.

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World Book Day: Paddington Bear Suitcase

Duck Tape Paddington Bear Costume

It’s World Book Day soon. Hands up who’s already had requests for a Paddington Bear outfit? If so, we’ve got it covered with this simple version of his iconic suitcase. Just team it with a blue duffel coat, a red hat and a marmalade sandwich (or two) and your little bear will be ready for an adventure. Thanks to Duck Tape for sponsoring this post.

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World Book Day: Cat In The Hat Costume

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“you find magic wherever you look. sit back and relax. all you need is a book” – Dr. Seuss

World Book Day is just round the corner. To get ready and not have a last minute costume panic (!) we made this Cat in the Hat outfit. It’s no-sew and can be made in half an hour with basic materials, which makes it a win in our books! Print out the handy template for the cat’s bow and follow the simple steps shown in our video tutorial.

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Easy Gruffalo Mouse Costume

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It’s World Book Day on March 3rd and, if you’re anything like us, you’ll be panic crafting a costume this weekend! If you’re Gruffalo fans, then we’ve got a no-sew, easy peasy, mouse costume for you. Our video tutorial for Channel Mum shows you how to create a costume using felt, strong double-sided tape (a lot of it!) and a hairband.

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