March the 1st 2018 is World Book Day – a day celebrating books for children of all ages, with the primary aim of encouraging children to explore books and the joys of reading. World book day is celebrated in over 100 countries around the world.
So why not join in the fun, and dress up as a character from one of your favourite books?
Here are some easy World Book Day costume ideas, using Happythought masks and clothes you might already have around the house, to get your creative juices flowing…
First up, Babar the Elephant by Jean de Brunhoff
For an easy Baber coustume, top off your printable elephant mask with a paper crown, some green clothing, and a red bow tie!
Another favourite book in our house is The Tiger Who Came to Tea by Judith Kerr.
Create an adorable Tiger costume with a Happythought printable mask, stripey pijamas and a teapot!
More World Book Day easy DIY costume ideas to make at home:
We’re going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis
Giraffes Can’t Dance by Giles Andreae
There are many more Happythought masks perfect for your favourite book! Have fun putting together your costumes.
Find a mask perfect for Fantastic Mr. Fox by Roald Dahl, Fox in Socks by Dr Seuss, Elmer the Patchwork Elephant by David McKee, Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell, Curious George by H. A. Rey and Margret Rey, The Tale of Peter Rabbit by Beatrix Potter and many more!