Have the kids started their Christmas wish list yet? Are you looking for ideas on what to get each of your little ones this holiday season? Fear not, we’ve created a gift guide that will suit the needs of all kinds of youngsters and won’t break the bank either!
We’ve separated the ideas into two sections; boy and girls, of course. But, don’t be surprised if you see items on either list that strike the fancy of any one of the children living under your own roof. Don’t limit the ideas to one gender when there’s fun to be had everywhere! Take the leap and start scrolling!
The Boy’s Book of Adventure has so much for your little adventurer to explore and get excited about! With this book, you’ll be giving him a gift that truly keeps on giving because of the amount of activities and fun facts it has inside.
From how to identify different rocks to tying sailor’s knots, there’s loads of experiments and curiosity covered with every flip of the page. Filled with colorful illustrations and diagrams, it’ll grab his attention from the very start.
Recommended for ages 9 – 12, there’s memories to be had for both parent and child with this gift idea.
Every little kid loves to play make believe and what better way to give your boy his own, creative space than with the Kiddey Knight’s Castle Tent? Unique, affordable, and offering up hours of imaginative playtime, both you and your son will be happy about your purchase.
He can create a reading nook inside or act out his own storyline as prince, king, or knight right alongside of it. Made of quality polyester, it’s big enough for children 2 and up and includes ground pegs for outdoors setup.
There’s also carrying case included so portable play comes easy as well.
Designed to race on both walls and ceilings without concerns, children will go nuts for this gravity-defying toy! The set includes 1 zero gravity wall climber, 1 high-quality infrared sensing remote control, USB charger, and 1 instruction guide.
Kids can learn while having fun with the Science Education Catapult Game! Not only does this game demonstrate the launching power of a medieval catapult but it teaches principles of science, physics, and mechanics too.
It doesn’t need batteries or any other form of power, instead it works on the mechanical principles of static and kinetic energy alone.
And there are suction cups included so the catapult will stay firmly on top of surfaces during play.
Give your little guy a lesson on one of Da Vinci’s greatest inventions while offering up hours of fun with friends and family.
Offer up all the fun that a game of darts holds but without any of the safety concerns. The Doinkit Magnetic Dartboard will give just that – with no harm on the walls or to the children.
Encourage active play and sportsmanship with their very own game of darts – it’s also a great inclusion for family game night. Including 1 – 16 inch magnetic dart board and 6 magnetic darts, the board has the very same characteristics of the classic game.
Are you looking for the perfect scooter to gift your little guy with? If so, you’ll definitely want to check out the Den Haven Scooter. With 3-wheels, he’ll get more stability and feel safety during a ride.
It’s also adjustable, so kids can grow with it as they learn to be more confident in their play. With quality PU wheels and an aluminum frame, this scooter was designed for smooth rides and comfort.
And don’t worry, there’s also an easy-to-use rear brake that brings it to a complete, secure stop!
What little boy wouldn’t want the opportunity to transform into a superhero right in the comfort of his own home? With the RioRand Comics Costume Dress Up Set, he can. In fact, he can transform himself into 4 different ones!
Encourage imaginative play and storytelling. He’ll be fighting off bad guys and saving the world in no time after he slips one of these masks over his eyes.
All capes feature durable, double-sided satin (with colors that won’t fade) and a Velcro neck closure for easy dressing.
The masks are made of premium felt and are easily adjustable on any size head.
He’ll be playing for hours all while stimulating both his creativity and imagination. Designed for children 3 through 6 years old, there are a plethora of benefits that come with an afternoon of play involving this STEM building set.
The box includes: blocks of various shapes and sizes, screws and nuts, plates, wheels, connectors, 2 wrenches, and an idea sheet.
Let your little dude chase down the bad guys in an entirely new way with the Fisher-Price Imaginext DC Batcopter! If he’s a fan of Batman, then this is an absolute must-have gift to go along with his superhero play.
Grab villains from the air with its special landing gear and reenact your favorite comic book or movie scenes with the Batman figure included in the set.
A simple gift idea that will have him entertained for quite some time, the Toysmith Pin Art is a classic holiday surprise! Made using safe and quality material, your boy will be able to create 3-D art with an easy touch of the finger.
Another unique way to stimulate creativity and imaginative play, Pin Art will have your little guy curiouser than ever. You’ll find him pressing his hands or other random items around the home to see what the outcome is on the other side.
The frame measures 3.8 inches by 5 inches, so it’s a perfect stocking stuffer idea!
A wonderful gift idea for kids ages 6 and up, the BAISILI 3D Printing Pen will fulfill unique, creative ideas in ways children’s art supplies haven’t been able to do before.
Create 3D models or just have fun doodling with a pen that has the ability to help children improve practical and spatial thinking ability. Encourage your boy’s imagination while watching him draw right into the air with the BAISILI 3D Printing Pen.
The kit includes: 1 Blue 3D Printing Pen, 1 USB Power Adapter, 1 USB Cable, 1 User Manual in English, 2 Drawing templates, 1 Transparent PC Board, 1 Cap of 3D Pen, and 1 3D Printing pen Filament.
Everything needed to wash his favorite Hot Wheels cars is included plus a few extra surprises inside – such as a haunted house! Your boy will also get a key to lock up his car wash as well as a new car to add to his collection.
The set also has the ability to connect to other Hot Wheels sets so children have the opportunity to create even grander scenes and have even more imaginative play and storylines to create.
Maybe you’ve got a little guy that shows some affinity towards music. If so, the VTech Kidibeats Drum Set may be exactly what his afternoon needs.
With three drum pads, cymbals, and drumsticks, he’ll have everything he needs to test his musicality. Toddlers have the ability to play 9 different melodies and listen to all the unique sounds that can be created with the set.
There are four play modes involved as well: free play, letters, numbers, and follow-along. So, there’s more to learn with this toy than just how to beat a drum.
Bop It! Micro Series Game is a classic game that just got a bit smaller and easier to travel with! Perfect as a stocking stuffer, it’s a game that makes a fun addition to sleepovers or even family road trips!
Fast-paced and compact, Bop It! features a hosts of commands players have to follow in sequence. Bop it, Twist it, Pull it – listen for the instructions and play along. Each command completed correctly earns a point!
With both Solo and Pass It modes, your kiddos can have fun alone or with family and friends!
VTech Kidizoom Action Cam 180 is a great way to amp up your son’s imaginative play and active nature. He’ll be stretching his creativity and broadening his sense of adventure with a way to capture it all!
Take selfies on the go or shoot the action on an afternoon bike ride with friends! It’s also a 180 degree rotating camera!
The camera comes with mounts to attach to bicycles, helmets, skateboards, and other flat surfaces making it even easier to film during play.
There’s also an all-weather, water-resistant case that you can buy to keep the camera safe during the elements.
Another gift that will speak to the hearts of our tiniest musicians, the Hape Kid’s Wooden Toy Ukulele is the perfect introduction to teach kids about music. Fully playable and easily tunable for little hands, it’s a great way to open the door to reading and playing their own melodies.
Basic rhythm, strumming, and other musical techniques can all be learn and taken away from playtime with this kid-friendly ukulele. Melodic play at such a young age encourages creative stimulation and evokes a sense of artistry.
Finished and made with non-toxic and child-safe materials, your son will have a giant smile on his face when unwrapping it this holiday season.
Celebrating 60 years of fun, the Play-Doh Doctor Drill’n Fill Retro Pack is another classic way to go when gift-giving. Play-Doh makes all the kids happy and this boxed set will have your little guy entertained at the kitchen table all afternoon!
Watch as he turns into a tiny dentist right before your eyes. He’ll be able to fill cavities, make braces, play with an electric drill, and squeeze toothpaste through a toothbrush. It’s a safe and hands-on approach to imaginative play.
The pack includes: 1 head, 1 drill, 1 pair of tweezers, 1 roller, 1 toothbrush, 1 tooth mold, 5 cans of Play-Doh, other accessories, and instructions.
A gift idea that doesn’t fit the usual mold, the Bounty Hunter Junior Metal Detector is something unique and exciting for your son! Made with children in mind, this detector can find coin-sized objects up to 5 inches deep as well as larger objects up to 5 feet deep.
It detects the presence of all metals such as gold, silver, brass, aluminum, iron, and steel. Features include: adjustably power and sensitivity, adjustable trash elimination, low battery indicator and proportional volume to signal strength.
The Animal Planet Grow Dinosaur Egg Set includes three different eggs that kids can watch hatch and then grow into dinosaurs when placed in water! Featuring a T-Rex, triceratop, and an Ankylosaurus, each dino comes with its very own fact sheet.
For dinosaur lovers and those a bit more curious of our extinct neighbors, this is a fun and thought-provoking activity that your boy would love to participate in – and you can help him do it!
The dinosaurs will grow up to 10x their original size. After the hatching, growing, and learning comes the playtime with his new pals!
Over 1.5 million copies of the Laugh-Out-Loud Jokes for Kids have been sold! A USA Today and Wall Street Journal bestseller, we’re certain your little guy will have tons of fun reading through all of the jokes inside.
Young comedians will grab some inspiration for their own act and spend hours sharing giggles with their buds. The collection includes hundreds of one-liners, knock-knock jokes, tongue twisters, and loads more!
Perfect for kids ages 8 and up comes the Totally Gross: The Game of Science! An award-winning game, the playtime you get from an afternoon spent here makes learning a bit more fun.
Answer silly science questions and act out the “Gross Out” challenges with family and friends. The questions cover everything from chemistry to zoology to biology with enough room for 2 – 4 players to enjoy.
The game includes: 140 Question Cards, 50 Gross Out cards, 30 Lab Cards, 4 playing pieces, a die, and a jar of slime.
CISMARK Cartoon Animal 6-Pack Knee High Socks will be the cutest addition to your little girl’s holiday gifts this year. Made of cotton and spandex, they’re soft, breathable, and extra charming with all of the unique designs.
Fitting most girls size 3-10, each set comes with 6 pairs of socks and look great with skirts, dresses, or peeking out the top of fall boots! Your gal may even want to play dress up with them as they each have a fairy-tale like quality she’ll fall in love with. Grab a pack now and stuff some stockings!
Give friends manis and pedis with new nail polish, stickers, or even some press on nails found inside the gift set. Perfect for ages 8 and up, she’ll have a great time creating a real-life spa experience right at home.
The kit includes: an inflatable pedicure pool, battery operated nail dryer, satin eye mask, pedicure slippers and toe separators, 4 bottles of water-based nail polish, one bottle of water based glitter polish, nail file, buffer, press-on nails, sticker nail art, cotton balls, and a satin spa bag.
Check out this Decorate Your Own Water Bottle Kit from Your Decor! A unique gift idea that promotes personalization and creativity, this is a great route to take for older kids that need and want to stay hydrated in style.
It’s a BPA free water bottle with unique designs that can be colored in at the whim of its owner. A great solo, rainy day project or a way to liven up a room full of gals at the next sleepover, she’ll love her finished product and using it too.
Whether it’s on the field at practice or at the playground, it’s a functional piece that will be used long after the coloring is over.
You could always give a sugary sweet gift this holiday season, with a giggle included. Bag of Unicorn Farts is really just a bag of tasty cotton candy with a name that the kids will love!
Funny for all ages and the perfect stocking stuffer, if you’re looking for an original, unique gift for your daughter then this is the one to beat. It’s affordable, it’s tasty, and she’ll never forget the day she unwrapped her very own Bag of Unicorn Farts.
Not only does it play Swan Lake with a dancing ballerina at the forefront of its design, but it’s got ample storage space for a little one’s jewelry collection or other tiny treasures she wants to keep. Give her a gift that makes her feel like a “big girl” and highlight a spot in her room with it.
She’ll unfold her house and find a two-story home with multiple rooms and appliances including: a kitchen sink, stovetop, toilet, and sink. The living room can transform into a dining room for meals and you can flip the bed over to reveal a spa on the second floor!
What’s so great about the design of this dream home is that it’s easy to travel with. Your little gal can fold her house and accessories right up and take Barbie anywhere to play!
With the Fashion Angels Makeup Portfolio, your little girl will get over 40 chances to complete new hair and makeup designs. She can use the stencils included to trace different looks.
She can take it on the go or spend time at home getting creative and “beautifying” the pages of her portfolio. Encouraging creativity and solo play, it’s a great gift for our older gals that are interested in both the arts and beauty.
The kit includes: 40 formatted drawing pages, stickers, 4 plastic stencils sheets, and over 100 shapes.
This Girls Princess Play Tent by Debug is such a magical addition for your little one’s playroom! She can pretend she’s a princess, escape inside to read her favorite fairy-tales, or gather some comfy pillows and blankets to take an afternoon nap!
Encouraging independent and imaginative play, she’ll light up when she sees this Princess Tent set up for the first time. It’s portable too, so you can move it around or take it to a friend’s house nearby.
You could even add some twinkle lights for an extra magical twist inside! Easily cleaned with mild soap and a damp cloth, the tent is made from a durable and long-lasting polyester blend.
These Fancy Cat Glowing Headphones will make listening to music or her favorite TV show so much more special! The ears glow (they can be switched on, off, or into blinking mode) and they’re flexible too making a more comfortable fit possible for a variety of head shapes.
Recommended for ages 3-12, these were designed with children in mind. So, even the earpads and headband was made with extra comfort. It’s a unique gift that will get loads of use!
It uses a standard headphone jack as well and works with virtually all smartphones and tablets.
Check out this Walkie Talkies Set from Camkiy! Small, dipped in a fun shade of pink, and easy to use, this is a great gift for your girl. She can chat with her friends and get creative during playtime with its continuous capabilities: lasting up to 3.5 nonstop hours.
Girls can clip it onto their belt loops and go! With clear and loud sound quality, users can be up to 5KM away during play. They’re great for sleepovers, camping, or any other outdoor activities as well. Even a classic game of hide-and-go seek can be turned up a level with the addition of teams and a set of Walkie Talkies!
Your little girls dreams will get a bit sweeter when snuggling with the 2-Piece Metoo Sleeping Angela Dolls! Charming with a fairy-tale quality, you get both dolls in the pack.
Made of high-quality materials, these dolls are snuggly, soft, and perfect for both play and naptime. Start a new collection with the Meetoo dolls! And don’t be afraid to gift these to baby girls, they can cuddle up with them too.
One of the most unique finds for the kiddos, these Colorful LED Flash Lucky Star Pillows are so charming and sweet. Your girls would love this addition to their bedroom as they provide both snuggle opportunities and comfort at night with the glowing light.
Collect all of the colors or just use it as a “Santa” gift that the kids will be thrilled to have a part of their room! Relying on imagination and creativity, there’s a lot of simple fun to be had with these adorable pillows.
For our older girls, this Vegan Bath Bombs Kit is one of the bestselling gifts around and we’re sure that your pre-teen or teen will love them! Made in the USA with premium ingredients, the kit comes with 8 unique bath bombs to try.
Each bomb includes ingredients that promote healing. She’ll be getting ones that include everything from shea butter to essential oils. Her bathtub will be filled with both fizzies and an amazing product that she’ll benefit from too!
We’re loving the Creativ’ Craft Stencils & Drawing Set and we’re sure your little gal will too. If you’ve got an emerging artist on your hands, why not gift her with something that can expand those abilities?
With this kit, she’ll get 10 oily Grade A colored pencils, 20 premium 28lb paper sheets, 12 sturdy and kid resistant stencils boards, and 1 sharpener. And she’ll have fun exploring and experimenting with every part of it.
The stencils are reusable too. She can go on to use them with other paints, spray paints, and more when she feels like she’s ready to move on to different mediums.
Recommended for ages 2 to 10, it’s made of PU leather and can easily be cleaned with a damp cloth. And the shoulder strap is adjustable and removable so it’s also easy to personalize both comfort and preference.
As it’s described on Amazon, it’s “part how-to, part girl-empowerment, and all fun, from the leader of the movement championed by Sheryl Sandberg, Malala Yousafzai, and John Legend.” The book is made to teach computing skills and is filled with dynamic artwork, explanations of coding principles, as well as real-life stories of girls and women working in places like Pixar and NASA.
A simple way to entertain your little princess is with this Princess Dress Up & Play Shoe & Jewelry Boutique! Including 4 pairs of dress up shoes, 3 bangles, 3 rings, 2 pairs of earrings and strong storage box to store them all neatly, it’s a great addition to any costumes your little one may already have.
Inspire more creative play and watch her reenact her favorite fairy-tales – and maybe even make up some of her own while she’s in character.
Recommended for ages 3 – 12, there’s loads of both friend and solo fun to be had with all the different shoes and accessories that are found inside.
The LUCOG Wireless Bluetooth Karaoke Microphone will have your girls singing and grooving to the music all around the house! With bluetooth capability, karaoke just got easier and more convenient for everyone to participate.
Liven up her sleepovers or encourage her love of singing and music by gifting her with one of these beauties. Sing her favorite songs and travel with it too – as it comes with a sturdy storage bag to keep it safe.
The All About Me Lock & Key Diary is a great choice for pre-teens that need a safe place to put all of their thoughts and feelings. She doesn’t even have to write down any words, she can express herself with private drawings or doodles. And then, when she’s all finished, she can lock them up tight with a key.
The book comes with 104 double-sided, colorful and lines pages to inspire her creativity. She can even put in special trinkets like family photos or notes from her friends inside. Perfect for ages 5 and older, it would be a great addition to the stocking this year!
One of the best (and most classic ways) to spark creativity is with a new set of Lincoln Logs to get the wheels turning! She’ll be able to build her very own Country Cottage with this set but also use the pieces to design her own scenes.
Made from real maple-wood pieces, every kid should have their very own set of Lincoln Logs to enjoy. Each log has a set of indentations making it easy to stack and connect to others. This encourages imaginative play but also evokes problem-solving as well.
Known to improve cognitive abilities and promote STEAM concepts, this set of “blocks” is a must-have!
Another way to spark an interest in the arts or at least support an already founded love, is to gift her with this Crayola Inspiration Art Case! She can add a host of new materials to her arts and crafts station at home and really amp up the creativity!
The set includes: 64 crayons, 20 short colored pencils, 40 washable markers, 15 paper sheets, and a case. She’ll be able to bring it to friends’ houses, take it on vacation, or just easily clean up when she’s all finished creating at home.
One of the hottest toys on the market, Hatchimals CollEGGtibles will have your little gal squealing with joy! All she has to do is hold the egg in her hands, rub the heart, and when it changes from purple to pink, watch it hatch!
Each different Hatchimal belongs to a different family and there are tons to collect and discover. Great for ages 5 and up, she’ll be itching to find more to add to her collection after her first few hatches.
Candy Land is a classic game and a must-have addition to your kiddo’s collection! Perfect for beginners and made for those ages 3 to 6 in mind, play with her as you race to the castle.
Along the way, players encounter lots of delicious surprises like the Chunky Monkey Mountains and Cupcake Commons. And as its description states, “choose your cards, move your pawn and let your imagination soar as you make your way to the castle to win!”
Our last gift idea on the list is the Hello Kitty Sports Duffel Bag! Allow your little athlete to pack her sports equipment and practice clothes in style with this fun design.
Who says you can’t be fashion-forward when it comes to time at the gym or on the field? If she’s a lover of Hello Kitty, then this design will be right up her alley. It includes both interior and exterior zippers for easy organization and storage as well as a shoulder strap for comfort on the go.