There are lots of fun and unique gift ideas for young girls this year. We added a few of the more “popular” toys to our gift list for young girls, but we also included lots of quality toys that they will love. When my daughter was this age, I used to pick out a few things from her wish list and then surprise her with something I knew she would like. Often, it was something she had never seen, but she was always thrilled!
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If outside time is top priority in your house, your girls will love creating their own fairy garden. This whimsical Deluxe Fairy Garden Kit is the perfect starter kit for your girls to create their own magical wonderland in your garden. If you don’t have room in your yard for this fun project, you can get a large pot or planter so your girls can start their own fairy garden. With this 10-piece fairy garden kit you get everything you need to invite the fairies into their new home-just add your own small plants. This adorable set comes with an English cottage fairy house, two gate pieces, a bridge, two planters, four stepping stones, and an assorted collection of acrylic river stones. The accessories are made of durable, resin with a protective coating to ensure that they do not fade in the sun.
Project Mc2 Bubble Gum Lab lets young confectionery scientists have as much fun chewing their experiment as they had learning the science behind it. Guided by an instruction booklet, you will make gobs of gum from different recipes or create your own concoctions and mix unique flavors for friends and family to try. Follow the instructions to create and try the Cool Candy Kiss, Tangy Blueberry Tart, Sour Fruit Cocktail and many more! Once you learn how to make gum, the flavor possibilities are endless. This affordable kit will keep those girls busy and it makes a great affordable gift idea for girls.
Discover a new way to move! For children aged five and above, they can experience a fun and new way of scootering. The unique movement lets your little ones feel like they are walking on the moon as they have fun outdoors! The extremely durable Space Scooter Jr. features a super silent drive system, vibration absorber and hand break. Suitable for children aged five and over it and can take a maximum weight of 132lbs. Unlike most traditional scooters, it folds for easy carrying and storage.
4. American Girl Mega Bloks Grace’s 2-in-1 Home
If your girls love to build, they will love this cute American Girl Mega Bloks Grace’s 2-in-1 Home. She will have two gorgeous design choices with Grace’s 2-in-1 Buildable Home by Mega Bloks American Girl! Choose to build Grace’s Home, or her Patisserie and Slumber Party with this deluxe 2-in-1 set! This set is ideal for age 8, but a fun project with a parent for younger girls.
Who knew yetis liked spaghetti?!? In this wacky, fun game, the noodles are laid across the bowl and Yeti is just sitting there on the noodles. But as you remove the noodles one by one (be careful!), Yeti could fall into the bowl, and that would mean you lose! You can play with 2 or more players. Yeti in my Spaghetti is a fun game for kids of all ages.
Bring the magical world of fairies inside with these 8 cute crafts! Your girls will love making everything from the tiny fairy doors, to fairy beds, to a welcoming garland, to the pretty fairies themselves—and more, with this I love Fairies Kit. They’ll have so much fun, they’ll even make up some new fairy tales of their own. If you love this fairy kit, check out the Craftastic I love Animals Kit.
These soft and beautiful mermaid tail blankets are perfect for snuggling on the couch or lying in bed to read a book. Your girls of all ages will adore having this Mermaid Tail Blanket that is all their own. It comes in lots of beautiful colors and textures.
Artistic girls will love creating with these Watercolor Sparkle Gel Crayons. Use a paintbrush and water to create a fun water color effect with these sparkly watercolor gel crayons. These crayons have a comfort grip and just twist up to use more crayon. They are washable, non-toxic crayons they will not dry out. Each set includes 12 metallic colors in reusable plastic case. Paintbrush not included.
New for 2016 comes the STEM Robot Mouse Coding Activity Set, the perfect way to introduce children as young as five to important STEM concepts like coding, critical thinking, and more. With Colby, the Programmable Robot Mouse, kids will have hours of fun while they learn to build their own mazes, and then program the mouse to get the cheese. This deluxe set includes maze grids, maze walls, tunnels, a robot mouse, and materials to help guide the play. It’s a fun, easy, and affordable way to add an hour of code, or more, into your home or classroom. This activity is great for kids ages 5 and up.
10. Zoomer Hedgiez
Zoomer Hedgiez will romp right into your heart as they roll and move with a pet of their head! They also perform a variety of cool tricks—Zoomer Hedgiez will even happily do a summersault or a headstand. They make a variety of distinct and adorable sounds as they play and perform their tricks, or while you tickle their tummies—they also love to calm things down and have a cuddle when it’s time to head for bed.
This gorgeous KidKraft Disney Frozen Ice Castle Dollhouse is made to fit Barbie-sized dolls and is large enough for multiple children to share in the fun and let their imaginations run wild. Everyone has plenty of space to recreate their favorite scenes with four rooms of play, all crafted with beautifully themed artwork from their favorite movie. Ice Castle includes 11 pieces of custom furniture that fit perfectly into this magical world of make-believe! All furniture is crafted with beautiful, regal detail taken right from the magical kingdom!
12. iScream Pillows
You tweens will go crazy over these larger than life iScream Pillows. There’s always room for one more fun, bright, comfy, crazy pillow – especially when it’s as fun as this yummy treat of a pillow! This full-color, soft poly/spandex blend pillow features a photoreal print on both sides and is super comfortable and squishy since it’s filled with microbeads that move with you. The perfect combination of fun, design and comfort! They come in all sorts of fun prints like donuts, cakes, a gumball machine, popcorn, a cookie and more.
I had a similar set as a kid and now your girls can enjoy the re-designed Fashion Plates Deluxe Kit. Your girls can create their own unique fashions with this mix and match drawing set! This cool set contains fifteen fashion plates, twenty sheets of papers, eight colored pencils, two rubbing crayons, one crayon holder, one drawing tablet, one fashion carrying case and one fashion folio idea guide. What a creative gift idea for girls.
Forget those poorly made kids mixes and ovens. This high-quality and highly-reviewed Curious Chef 16-Piece Cupcake and Decorating Kit is affordable and perfect for little hands. Rigorously tested and conformed to protection requirements of ASTM F963 and CPSIA lead and phthalate limits – and is also BPA free. YAY! Curious Chef is the first complete line of actual cooking tools designed specifically for kids to encourage culinary learning, collaboration, and confidence. Curious Chef does its absolute best to ensure children’s safety in the kitchen. Whether it’s knives that cut with a sawing action or pizza cutters which protect children’s hands from hot sauce; we go the extra mile to design a complete line that will work magic while keeping kids out of harm’s way. Discovery and fun cooked-up into one!
The highly-reviewed VTech Kidizoom Action Cam lets little videographers capture their adventures with videos and photos! The Action Cam is a great first video camera for kids and is durable enough to handle drops and tumbles and it is similar to the popular action camera for adults. It can go anywhere and do anything kids can do with two included mounts so they can attach it to their bike, skateboard and more. It also comes with a waterproof case so they can take videos and pictures up to 6 feet underwater! The Action Cam features a 1.4-inch color LCD screen and can take videos and photos in addition to stop-motion videos and time-lapse photos. Your child can also explore their creativity with fun effects, frames and photo filters.
If the girl in your life is accumulating lots of fun jewelry, this Cinderella Rotating Carriage Jewelry Storage / Earring, Bracelet and Necklace Organizer would be great for her to easily store her precious things. This carriage stores up to 54 pairs of earrings and the upper swirls of the carriage is perfect to hand necklaces and bracelets.
My kids love to play four square or wall ball at home and your girls will love this durable and brightly-colored Rainbow Franklin Sports PVC Vibe Playground Ball. You will love that it will keep them active and they will love the durability of this ball.
If your kids enjoyed the Trolls movie, they will enjoy the Trolls Soundtrack. It’s feel-good, happy, makes-you-want-to-get-up-and-dance music and it’s very contagious. Artists on this soundtrack include Justin Timberlake, Anna Kendrick, Zoey Deschanel and Gwen Stefani.
This fun LEGO Elves Azari and The Magical Bakery 41074 set is so imaginative and your girls will love assembling it. Choose to join Azari Firedancer, the Fire Elf, on her adventure through the forest to find the fire key at a very special bakery! Order some delicious baked goods for Azari and Flamy the fox while they figure out where the key is. Help the boy at the bakery roll out the dough to make bread and place it in the magical oven. The bakery features a lavafall with a sliding oven and magical key reveal funtion, opening door, counter and more.
If your kids collect Shopkins, you may want to check out this fun Shopkins Supermarket Playset. Your girls can pretend to check out at the supermarket with their Shopkins characters. This set is affordable and durable for Shopkins play.
Let your inner dork shine with this fun series by Rachel Renee Russell. If your daughter is turning 7 and turning 8 soon or if she is already 8, this series will be a hit. These New York Times best-selling books are sold individually or in the Dork Diaries Box Set . My daughter has read them over and over and your girls will not be disappointed with this fun series.
This Our Generation Kitchen for 18″ Dolls is a really nice set. It works great with American Girl dolls and it comes with so many accessories. This 93-piece set comes with a fridge, range, microwave oven and lots of dishes, pots and pans and treats for your doll to cook for one affordable price. Your girls will spend hours playing with this fun set.
Your young girls can create adorable crafts without sewing with these plush crafts from the Orb Factory. All the materials you need are included to make each project that is pictured in the box. Use the stylus to punch fabric pretty fabric into the pillow, plus there are embellishments to finish off your project. I love this Plush Craft Cupcake Pillow and this Plush Craft Groovy Wall Art. What a perfect project for a rainy or snowy day. I love the price point of these and they make great gift ideas girls – Ages 6, 7, 8.
I love this Nerf Rebelle Secrets & Spies Arrow Revolution Bow Blaster. With this powerful bow, you can unleash 6 whistling arrows with fast fire without reloading, and blast arrows at targets up to 90 feet (27 meters) away. Feel the rush of real bow action as you load the arrows in the rotating quiver and pull the trigger to let each one fly! The rotating quiver loads each arrow for you. With its stylish design and bright coloring, the Arrow Revolution Bow shows your spy style!
Turn your fingertips into fairy tale scenes with this unique Finger Printing Art Set – Fairy Tales Edition. Start with your fingerprint on the page or card and use the rubber stamps to add faces and features and finish off your design with the included colored pencils. How fun would it be to make fairy greeting cards for friends? When you are finished with your art, it all stores in it’s own tin. This is a fun gift at a low price!
Flip and stack this clever set of cards to build slamwiches and double deckers. This game is fun for the whole family! It’s recommended for ages 6 and up, but with supervision, somewhat younger siblings can be included too. Slamwich Collector’s Edition Tin can be played in about 20 minutes and it all comes packed in a fun collectible lunchbox tin.
What an adorable set for your young horse lovers. Your girls will enjoy roleplaying with this Breyer Classics Country Stable. It assembles really easily as it just snaps together. The roof also swings open on both sides, plus it has working stall doors that open and close. Please note that it doesn’t include horses, so be sure to pick up a few horses and cowgirls with your Breyer Classics Country Stable.
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