Over the past week, I’ve been sharing my Christmas gift ideas with you to provide a little inspiration for your present buying. First up there was my Christmas gift ideas for her, followed by Christmas gift ideas for him and latterly Christmas gift ideas for new parents.
My final gift guide focuses on Christmas gift ideas for little people…
1 // Laser X Double Pack, £49.99
Enjoy the ultimate game of laser tag with Laser X! Play inside or out, as team red or team blue, with unlimited players! Laser X works up to 60 metres away with pinpoint accuracy and it’s utterly brilliant fun! We bought Jack one for his birthday a few months ago and I can’t rate it highly enough.
2 // Baby Annabell Learns To Swim Doll, £29.99
Phoebe is obsessed with dolls at the moment, hence why I’ve added two different ones in this guide. This adorable Baby Annabell is designed for water and she splashes around, floats on her back and wiggles her arms and legs aswell as making adorable happy baby sounds. She even comes with a towel and inflatable water wings with cute sheep design.
3 // ‘My Golden Ticket’ Personalised Book‘, £19.99
The perfect personalised gift for 5-12 year olds, this book gives every child a unique adventure in Willy Wonka’s factory. They’ll explore wondrous new rooms and uncover their own delicious secrets. Jack is a huge Willy Wonka fan so I can’t wait to read this with him on Christmas Day Eve.
4 // Disney Guess The Film Game, £14.53
Are your family Disney movie experts? Well it’s time to put your Disney knowledge to the test with this fun and exciting Guess the Film game! Take turns rolling the dice and open the window with the corresponding colour to the die. Each coloured window reveals part of an image from an iconic Disney film, and it’s down to you to guess which film the image is from. If you guess correctly, you win a Mickey token! The first player to earn four Mickey tokens wins the game! The fantastic Disney Guess the Film game is suitable 2+ players, aged 4 and above.
5 // VTech Star Wars Stormtrooper Camera Watch, £59.97
Fans of Star Wars will love the KidiZoom Star Wars Stormtrooper Camera Watch from VTech with over 30 different digital and analogue custom clock faces from Star Wars to help children learn to tell the time. There are also 3 fast-paced mini games to play, keeping them entertained on the go. While out and about, keen photographers can have fun capturing moments with the camera and video feature with this awesome camera watch and get creative by adding fun effects, frames and filters!
6 // Intelex Microwavable Cozy Plush, £11.89
How cute is this little pup! Not only does he look cute, he can also be popped in the microwave for 90 seconds to keep your little ones nice and toasty on these cold Winter nights. He is super safe for any age, and unlike a hot water bottle, there is no risk of burns. Scented with lavender he also smells delicious, and is sure to go down a treat with both children and adults alike.
7 // Mini Face Paint Kit, £2.99
Snazaroo’s mini face paint kits are ideal for every day play and can be taken anywhere. They are also super easy to use and each kit contains a sponge, a brush and a super simple 3 step guide to recreate your favourite look. There are lots of different kits to choose from including a witch, vampire, snowman, pirate and my favourite, a tiger.
8 // Chipmunks Jack Wellington Boots, £18
Constructed in durable rubber, these waterproof wellingtons feature easy on pull handles and are lined with fleece to keep little feet warm and dry when splashing in puddles. Jack adores his ‘Jack’ wellies and finds them so much more comfortable to wear than previous brands we’ve bought for him and the handles make them a breeze to pull on.
9 // VTech Kidizoom Duo Digital Camera With 4GB SD Card, £49.99
If your little one loves taking fun photos of themselves and their mates, this easy-to-use Kidizoom digital camera will be a big hit. Thanks to its dual lens it’s easy to take great selfies as you can switch between front and back lenses at a touch of a button. You can then add fun distortion effects, stamps and frames, or use the auto-portrait feature. When you record a movie you can add animations and you can even record your voice with funny effects.
A must have gift for a unicorn fan, we challenge you to find any little lady who doesn’t adore these. Inside this set there are six of the prettiest (odd) socks ever, and all contain a rather magical theme! All you have to do is mix and match the set of 6 socks to make a magical 15 combinations. From rainbows to multicoloured manes, stripes to polka dots, stars and so much more, these socks are certainly eye catching!
11 // Fire 7 Kids Edition Tablet, £79.99
If your children are constantly trying to get their hands on your tablet, it may make sense to buy them their own – with suitable rules about how much they use it, of course. Amazon’s child-focused tablet is well worth a look. More than just a tablet, Fire Kids Edition comes with 1 year of Fire For Kids Unlimited, a Child-Proof Case – available in a choice of Blue, Pink and Yellow. And a 2-year worry-free guarantee. Best-in-class parental controls also allow you to manage usage limits, content access, and educational goals while entertaining children within a safe kid friendly environment.
Fire for Kids is built from the ground up to help give parents peace of mind when it comes to tablet use. Parents can create a profile for each of their children and choose which books, apps, games and videos they want to give their kids access to. Fire for Kids is free on every Fire tablet. With Fire for Kids, parents can set daily limits for tablet use, or restrict certain categories, such as games and video, while leaving unlimited time for reading.
12 // Children’s Veg Patch Experience (Gift Voucher), £34.99
I love this idea for a gift, and it’s perfect for the green-fingered little people amongst us. Once activated, the voucher entitles your child to a delivery of organic vegetable plants to grow and comes with a complete growing guide with advice on how to plant and look after their veg. From strawberries to carrots and potatoes, this garden is packed full of children’s favourites!
13 // K’Nex 85618 Kid K’Nex Budding Builders Building Set, £27.99
Any creation is possible with the K’NEX Budding Builders Tub! Aspiring K’NEX builders can choose from 100 colourful parts and pieces and 50 amazing building ideas to create everything from a fish helicopter to a robot puppy! The K’NEX Budding Builders Tub offers endless possibilities for a child’s imagination to grow!
14 // LEGO DUPLO Disney Pixar Cars 3 10857 Piston Cup Race, £22.50
Disney Pixar Cars 3 fans will love lining up Lightning McQueen and Jackson Storm for the final race of the piston cup, and helping Luigi to start the race. First help them master early construction and fine motor skills by building the 3 cars and the starting gate. Then explore imagination and role-play with them as Luigi raises his flag.
15 // Mr Bucket Game, £15.33
Mr Bucket is the all action game that everyone can enjoy. Can you fill Mr Bucket to the brim before your friends do? Choose a set of coloured balls and watch Mr Bucket go! Place your balls back into Mr Bucket before he can shoot them out again. Complete the task before the other players and pick up Mr Bucket by the handle to win the game! It sounds easy enough but remember your battling for space with the other players! A great game for 2-4 players and ages 4+.
16 // Girl’s World Styling Head, £17.99
Girl’s World Styling Head continues to provide budding stylists with the opportunity to create the trendiest looks and hairstyles, just like in a real salon. Add colourful hair extensions and use the cool accessories to brush, plait twist and clip the hottest new looks. It even comes with pink hair that really grows!
17 // Skip Hop Explore & More Fox Xylophone Toy, £18
Get some musical fun for little ones with this Skip Hop Explore & More Fox Xylophone. This adorable animal is sure to engage your little one’s imaginations with hours of musical play. Designed with rainbow colour keys and a soft plastic face that bobs up and down, little ones will love discovering the range of notes they can play by banging on the keys with the attached mallet. The mallet even doubles up as a handle to pull it around on its wheels, and can be stored under this lovely fox’s belly at tidy-up time.
18 // Snuggle Sac – Dalmation Original Snuggle Sac, £50
This cute and fluffy Dalmation Snuggle Sac is extremely soft, cosy and comfortable for a restful night’s sleep. It’s ideal for sleepovers and the handy tote bag that it comes in makes it easy to store away after use.
19 // Coloursoft Pencil 24 Wrap Set, £35.99
Derwent Coloursoft is Derwent’s softest pencil ever and this Coloursoft Wrap set includes a set of 24 Coloursoft pencils and Derwent’s classic Pencil Wrap. It is a stylish and practical accessory with individual compartments to hold up to 30 pencils and accessories. Rolls up small and compact when travelling and rolls out flat for easy access to contents when you are out and about. It makes the ideal present for your little budding artist.
20 // Origami Multy-coloured Dinosaurs Set, £5.94
This amazing set of dinosaur origami is so much fun. Containing over 100 brightly coloured bits of paper & the booklet to help you master the craft, this fab set will keep your little one busy for hours.
21 // Sass & Belle Tropical Flamingo Clear Water Bottle, £5.94
Who wouldn’t love a Flamingo water bottle?! Ideal for after-school sports clubs, school trips, lunchtimes and so much more, this chic water bottle is bang on trend.
22 // Staccups Game, £12.99
Great fun for the whole family, speed and hand/eye co-ordination are needed, in this fast, frantic stacking game as you race your opponent to clear all of your cups. If the base colour of your cup, matches the top colour of one on the podium then stack it quickly! Your opponent may be quicker, and your chance has gone, but keep alert for the next one!
23 // Skip Hop Zoo Luggage – Butterfly, £37.50
Ideal for holidays or just to take for a short break, these Skip-Hop Zoo Trolley Cases are great fun for children. They come in a range of distinctive animal designs including a giraffe, bee, monkey, ladybird and owl and they also have a shoulder strap too so you can carry the bag easily when your little one decides they can’t be bothered any more.
24 // WOW Toys Casey Camper Van, £21.99
Load Casey with her suitcases and doggy accessories before setting off on an adventure! When she’s arrived, use the figure’s hand to press the magic WOW button to release the back door and then lift the roof to reveal a fold down playground for the boy and girl figures to play in. After a long day, push her along and watch her motorised engine take her home. Casey Camper Van is an 8 piece set including 1 motorised camper van, 1 picnic bench, 1 dog basket, 2 suitcases, 2 figures and 1 dog.
25 // LeapFrog EPIC Academy Edition Tablet, £99.99
We’ve had a LeapFrog EPIC for a good while now and both Jack and Phoebs love it. The LeapFrog EPIC is educational, safe, secure, robust and most importantly fun, and in my opinion, you can’t ask for anything more in your child’s first tablet.
The EPIC Academy Edition is LeapFrog’s most advanced Android-based tablet, that adapts as your child grows, offering endless possibilities for exploration, learning and play. With the first-of-its-kind playable home screen, children can bring a town to life and watch their world turn from day to night, change the weather, add animated characters and discover a new surprise every day. LeapFrog Epic is safe right out of the box and parents can control when to add more features such as Android™ apps as their child is ready. There are so many wonderful features that I can’t rave about enough, so do read here for more info…
26 // Frugi Sofia Skater Dress, £30
I’m a huge Frugi fan, so when I saw this gorgeous skater dress with its ‘Mountain Reindeer’ Christmassy print, it just had to make the list. Made from super soft organic cotton, this dress is perfect for layering over leggings or tights for a pretty yet practical outfit!
What are you buying your little ones this year? I hope this Christmas gift ideas for little people will give you some festive inspiration.
Disclosure: A number of these products have been gifted for the purpose of this guide.