World Book Day is coming up and while the nimble-fingered, crafty parents may already be breaking out the papier mache and face paints we wanted to find easy costumes for children to wear.
The easiest thing to do is to simply buy a costume ... though of course easy doesn’t mean cheap! However, there are some great costumes out there for the money, so here is our pick of what parents in Newcastle & the North East might like to invest in this year. All the clothes featured are available online and may be in stores too, which all have North East outlets.
Dr Seuss lovers behold - here is a great Cat in the Hat costume from the huge range at Newcastle fancy dress shop, Magic Box on Northumberland Street. Sizes range from small to large. Price: £16.99.
Complete with a curly perm wig and a black mask this costume from Tu at Sainsbury’s is set to be a popular choice for World Book Day . The character is from best-selling children’s author David Walliams’ book. Sizes range from 3-4 yrs to 9-10yrs. Price starts at £16.
Sainsburys have some childrens clothes at their larger North East stores for example Heaton, Sunderland, Washington, Team Valley, Cramlington, Whitley Bay and Durham.
This classic green Peter Pan costume from Argos will have kids flying into class. The outfit includes the top, trousers, hat and even the dagger. Sizes range from 3-4 yrs to 7-8 yrs. Price starts at £15.
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