Book Week

Book Week costume inspiration can come from a myriad of places!  Check out the links below, starting with Fairytale and Storybook:

So what's Book Week all about then?

Every year since 1945, the Childrens Book Council of Australia (CBCA) has brought children & books together to foster a love of reading through the week long celebration of Book Week.  For teachers, librarians, children & parents it's a full week of colourful displays, development activities, competitions, story-telling & yes - dressing up as your favourite book character!  

Book Week is the second busiest time of year for costume shops.  In 2022, Book week is August 20-26 & the theme for 2022 is:

This theme is all about stepping into your own story... dreaming with eyes open... listening to Country as the first storyteller... & learning from friends who help you along the way.