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Get ready for Book Week 2023

Get ready for Book Week 2023

Book Week is back, which means it’s time to nurture your child’s creativity by helping them put together the perfect costume! From August 19-25, 2023, kids around Australia will be dressing up as their favourite literary characters and sharing the stories they love with their friends and classmates. With all this excitement just around the corner, it’s important to make sure you have absolutely everything you need to make this year’s Book Week a great one.

If you’ve still got a few items to tick off your Book Week shopping list or aren’t even sure where to start — you’ve come to the right place! Here at Stockland Marketplace, we’ve got all your Book Week essentials in one place, all you have to do is get shopping! Keep reading to find out what you’ll need to make this Book Week the best one yet.

Choose your inspiration


Products: Sanity Black Beauty by Anna Sewell $13.43, Sanity The World of Winnie the Pooh by A.A. Milne and E.H Shepard $39.19.

The first thing you’ll need for Book Week is, of course, a book! Sanity houses a variety of books spanning various genres, so whether your kids are into sci-fi, superheroes, or the tales of friendly giants, you’ll be able to find the perfect book to inspire their Book Week costume. Imagine them donning the essence of Piglet or Tigger from the timeless classic The World of Winnie the Pooh. Browse through Sanity’s vast range of books on Stockland Marketplace to discover titles that’ll inspire your little ones. Plus, with each page turned, a new adventure unfolds, enriching both their minds and the magic of their costumes.

Find your costume


Products: Sanity Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K Rowling

Now that you’ve found the perfect book, it’s time to create the perfect costume. Book Week costumes don’t have to be complex. You can find so many simple costumes right here on Stockland Marketplace that still have a major impact. Toymate have so many exciting costumes to choose from that it makes Book Week costume shopping a breeze. If you have a child that absolutely adores Bluey, get them a Bluey face mask to help them embody their favourite heeler. If you have a mini–Star Wars fan on your hands, Toymate also have a Darth Vader costume set that can easily be paired with a black t-shirt and pants you already own. Older readers may prefer to transport themselves into the world of Harry Potter and show their friends which house they think they would be sorted into.

Time to accessorise


Products: Toymate Elsa Disney Frozen 2 Costume $39.99, Toymate Elsa Frozen 2 Jelly Shoes $16.99.

When you’re putting together your child’s Book Week costume, you can’t forget the accessories. No Book Week outfit is complete without an accessory or two to really give the outfit an extra layer of fun. They may need a wand to help them cast spells, a crown to make them feel more royal, or wings so they can become the most ferocious dragon. Toymate has everything when it comes to costume accessories to really take your child’s Book Week costume to the next level.

There you have it! Stockland Marketplace really is a one-stop-shop for everything you’ll need to make this Book Week the best one yet! Although Book Week is about the joy of reading, it’s always fun to see the kids dressing up as their favourite literary characters and sharing the stories they love. So, what are you waiting for? Start exploring Stockland Marketplace to stock up on your Book Week essentials — just click add to cart and wait for your goodies to be delivered to your door (or simply Click & Collect!).

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