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    Updated on Apr 24, 2019. Posted on Jan 16, 2019

    26 Adorable Valentine's Day Gifts Kids Will Love

    For when you don't want to give them chocolate.

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    1. A mermaid sequin heart pillow that changes colors as they pet it. It's a great tactile gift for any grabby hands.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Packaging for this product was amazing and efficient. At first I was so confused how a flat package would turn into a pillow! The moment I took it out of the air sealed bag it fluffed up perfectly. They cover was easy to put on and is so fun to play with. I would like to get my daughter more!" —MaxwellFam

    Get it from Amazon for $8.38 (available in eight colors).

    2. A pair of Tsum Tsum figures of everyone's favorite power couple: Mickey and Minnie Mouse.

    Amazon

    Get them from Amazon for $7.51.

    3. A set of Lego bricks you better bee-lieve is the perfect gift for your kiddo.

    Amazon

    Get it from Amazon for $15.

    4. Be My Valentine, Charlie Brown — a cute little book that can fit right in your new reader's hands.

    Urban Outfitters

    Get it from Amazon for $4.95, Urban Outfitters for $5.95, or from a local bookseller through Indiebound.

    5. And some Snoopy and Woodstock pajamas to wear while enjoying that lil' book.

    Gap

    Get them from the Gap for $29.95 (available in sizes 6M–5YRS).

    6. A wind-up emoji toy that poops out candy, for the pint-sized comedy connoisseur in your life.

    Papersource

    Get it from Papersource for $6.95 or a set of two from Amazon for $13.70.

    7. A heart-shaped box filled with a variety of little rings they can share with all their friends.

    Amazon

    Get a set of 36 rings from Amazon for $13.98.

    8. A sheet of temporary tattoos to make a lasting impression.

    Amazon

    It comes with eight tattoos and a sponge for application. The tats will last two to four days.

    Get it from Amazon for $15.

    9. In My Heart — a fun and colorful book that will teach toddlers how to navigate and describe their own emotions.

    Anthropologie

    The book has a heart-shaped cut out that gets smaller with each page.

    Get it from Amazon for $13.59, Anthropologie for $16.95, Barnes & Noble for $14.27, or from a local bookseller through Indiebound.

    10. A container of clear slime dotted with colorful heart confetti for a party in their hands.

    EmeraldCitySlimes

    Get it from EmeraldCitySlimes on Etsy for $2.50+ (available in three sizes).

    11. A Star Wars activity book you won't have to ~force~ them to use.

    Amazon

    It comes with activities, comics, and 36 removable valentines to hand out to classmates.

    Get it from Amazon for $5.39.

    12. A pack of love-themed emoji stickers so they can send you some hearts, even without a smart phone.

    Amazon

    Get 288 stickers from Amazon for $4.85.

    13. A relatable tale about the intricacies of elephant courtship that your kid will never forget.

    Chronicle Books

    Get it from Amazon for $11.86, Barnes & Noble for $13.49, or from a local bookseller through Indiebound.

    14. A plush anatomical heart for brainy kids who are basically mini scientists.

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    Get it from Amazon for $21.99. Get the erasers here.

    15. A bouquet of plush toys, because kids have no need for flowers.

    ThinkGeek

    Get the planets for $14.99 or the cats for $39.99, both from ThinkGeek.

    16. A kid-sized crossbody purse that will give them heart-eyes.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Very cute. Purchased for my teen niece and she carried this daily until it fell apart from her abuse, lol. It made a great Christmas present." —Natasha

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99.

    17. A charming picture book about a peculiar day when it rained hearts, from the illustrator of If You Gave a Mouse a Cookie.

    Amazon

    If the plot of this book sounds familiar, you might remember it by its original title, Four Valentines in a Rainstorm.

    Promising review: "Cornelia Augusta is a thoughtful main character who takes a surprise that life has given her and uses her time, energy, and imagination to make the most of it. These are wonderful traits to promote to children. Also the book doesn't over-explain why Cornelia gave a particular valentine to a particular friend, so there is room for your little reader to come to her or his own conclusions. It also incorporates the themes of seizing the moment and accepting change (it only ever rains hearts once) which is a lovely life lesson as well." —Stiletto

    Get it from Amazon for $5.25.

    18. A heart-shaped fidget spinner for relieving some of that pre-Valentine's Day stress.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "My 10-year-old actually picked this out to buy for his little sister for Christmas and it was a huge hit. Very heavy metal and good quality spinner! Works fantastically and small enough for younger hands too." —theteacherswife

    Get it from Amazon for $5.36.

    19. A one-pound bag of heart lollipops with enough sweets for the whole class — and maybe even one for you.

    Amazon

    They taste like cherry!

    Get a pack of 27 from Amazon for $11.90.

    20. A romantic spin on a children's classic called Love from The Very Hungry Caterpillar.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "As a kindergarten teacher, it's impossible not to be a fan of all things Eric Carle. From his artwork, to his beautiful, accessible text, each book is truly a treasure. The latest from the Hungry Caterpillar is no exception! This is a perfect gift for any young reader... for Valentine's Day or any other occasion that you want them to know they are loved. (That would be every day!) Also very appropriate for a child to give to a teacher or other special adult in their lives... a beautiful expression of love. Thank you, Mr. Carle, for yet another gem to add to my collection." —D. Burgess

    Get it from Amazon or Barnes & Noble for $8.99, or from a local bookseller through Indiebound.

    21. A pint-sized apron so your little sous chef will have protection from flour while you're making V-day cookies.

    SJACreativeDesigns

    You can pick a name and design to get printed on the apron in vinyl.

    Get it from SJACreativeDesigns on Etsy for $16.99 (available in six colors).

    22. Heart-shaped sunglasses because your love for them is blinding.

    Amazon

    Get a pack of six from Amazon for $12.99 (available in six colors).

    23. A jar of sweetheart soaps so they can wash all the chocolate off their hands after raiding their other Valentine's Day gifts.

    SunbasilgardenSoap

    Get a jar of 15 from SunbasilgardenSoap on Etsy for $12.50.

    24. A pair of metal pan molds to ensure your pancake hearts can be perfect for them every time.

    Amazon

    Heart-shaped breakfast food sounds like an egg-cellent idea!

    Get them from Amazon for $5.99.

    25. A pack of heart-topped bubble wands, for a *pop* of color in their V-day baskets.

    Paper Source

    Get a set of eight from Paper Source for $9.95 or 40 white bottles from Amazon for $12.99.

    26. And a set of scratch-off Valentine's Day cards so they can give their classmates a cool surprise.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Very unique idea! You write on the card and then place the scratch off sticker over the writing. Super cute for my 5-year-old daughter's valentines! She thinks they are really cool and she loves thinking about what secret message to write to each of her classmates." —David Hitchings

    Get a pack of 24 from Amazon for $7.99.

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