If your child is a fan of Build-a-Bear you'll know that the costs can soon mount up, especially when they start collecting outfits and accessories as well as the bears. Here's our guide to help you get the best deals at Build-a-Bear, including sales, special offers, member offers and lots more.
Hello March Sale: Up To 40% Off
Looking for some Easter gifts, or a Mother's Day present? Build-a-Bear have just launched their Hello March Sale with up to 40% off selected furry friends, clothing and accessories. For Easter we love this cute Sunny Chick* for £15.72 (was £18.50), and this Garden Grey Bunny* is a bargain at just £11.47 (was £13.50). This sale is online only, ending on 7th March 2021.
Build-a-Bear Pokemon Sale
Know a Pokemon fan? Build-a-Bear have up to 30% off selected Pokemon items as an online exclusive sale. This includes three of the Pokemon Bundles, plus some of the clothing and accessories too. Offer is for a limited time only, and while stocks last.
NEW Lilo & Stitch Collection
The Stitch soft toy has been a big hit at Build-a-Bear, and the initial run sold out, but the good news is that he's now back in stock, and is joined by a new Angel toy too. There's also a Lilo dress that you can pop on to one of your other bears to make the collection complete.
Build-a-Bear Harry Potter Collection
Harry Potter fans, get these on your Christmas lists! Build-a-Bear has launched a NEW Harry Potter collection*! It's online now and in stores now. There's a new bear (£21.50), then you get to dress it in your choice of clothing and accessories. There are four different house robes with integrated house colour jumpers (£15 each), four house scarves (£6 each), a choice of wands, uniform shorts or skirts, and shoes too.
Also just added are new Quidditch Costumes in all four house colours, priced at £16.50 each, as well as new accessories like Quidditch Brooms for £10 and a Golden Snitch for £5.
Build-a-Bear At Home Party Box
With recent events Build-a-Bear have not been able to hold parties in store, so they have launched these new Build-a-Bear At Home Party Boxes so you can hold a party in the comfort of your own home, safely social distancing with family or those in your 'bubble'.
There are several boxes to choose from, depending on the soft toys you want, and each box contains enough for a party for 4 people. As well as four pre-stuffed furry friends you'll get extras like party hats, activity sheets, t-shirts for the bears, bear birth certificates, stickers and more.
Build-a-Bear At Home Party Boxes are priced at a 20% discount off the regular retail prices, and they range from £57.60 to £78.
Build-a-Bear Bonus Club
The Build-a-Bear Bonus Club* is a must for anyone who shops there, as it gives you lots of exclusive benefits, and it's completely FREE! You can sign up online here* and start receiving the benefits straight away. Membership bonuses can include:
- Exclusive special offers
- Early access to promotions
- Exclusive member events
- Earn points as you spend to get rewards
Count Your Candles: Pay Your Age
The Count Your Candles* promotion means that Bonus Club Members can bring their child to a store in their birthday month and they can get to make their own special Birthday Bear and just 'pay their age' for it, for example if they're turning five you pay just £5 for the bear. As well as the cut-price bear your child can get more extra treats when they collect their Birthday Treat Bear. They will get to pop in an extra special birthday heart, and have a birthday ceremony with a birthday hat and sticker, ring the birthday bell, get to take a picture with the birthday cake prop, and even have Happy Birthday sung to them.
The Count Your Candles promotion is available in stores that are open for those who missed their birthday celebration from March 2020 until now. Please adhere to local COVID-19 regulations in your area.
In Store Events
Build-a-Bear often run in store special events*, usually exclusively for Bonus Club Members, and they're always free. Recently these have been put on hold due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Click here* for the latest in store events.
Build-a-Bear Gift Card Offers
If you spend regularly at Build-a-Bear, or have a big purchase to make there's a way you can get cheaper Build-a-Bear gift cards to save yourself some money.
If you're spending £25 or more online at Build-a-Bear you will be offered the chance to add a £10 gift card for just £5 at the checkout.