Consent of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc.:
We consent to incorporation by reference in the registration statement (No. 333-120012) on Form S-8 of Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. and subsidiaries of our reports dated March 18, 2010, with respect to the consolidated balance sheets of
Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. and subsidiaries as of January 2, 2010 and January 3, 2009, and the related consolidated statements of operations, stockholders equity and cash flows, for each of the years in the three-year period ended
January 2, 2010, and the effectiveness of internal control over financial reporting as of January 2, 2010, which reports appear in the January 2, 2010 Annual Report on Form 10-K of Build-A-Bear Workshop, Inc. and subsidiaries.
|/s/ KPMG LLP|
St. Louis, Missouri
|March 18, 2010|