54 Gifts To Cover Every Child On Your List From Tots To Teens
A one-and-done list so you can shop now and spend the rest of your time on more important things, like your holiday film watchlist.
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1. A Tobi 2 smart watch for kid-friendly tech that shares similarities with other smart watch devices. They can take selfies, play games solo or with friends, and even track their steps.
2. A Digimon X virtual pet monster that'll let you raise and train your own pet monster and battle them against friends. It's the same nostalgic toy of the '90s with a few upgrades, ready to entertain a new generation.
3. A bedtime soother complete with a night-light and sound machine that'll be their favorite part of bedtime.
4. A Got2Glow Fairy Finder in case the child you're shopping for is enamored by the magic of fairies. Carry the jar around and find fairies to collect. Once they catch the fairy, they can feed, play, and care for it. Each jar can collect more than 30 fairies, with 100+ fairies to collect in total. Friends can trade fairies they collect, too.
5. Pixicade mobile game maker in case the child you're gifting is not only into video games but also interested in making their own. They can draw a photo, take a picture of it, play, and share their game. They can build 1,600 video games! 🤯
6. A Lego Dots creative designer box that'll give them hours of open-ended fun. They can decorate and redecorate over and over again.
7. A Nintendo Switch for hours of solo or family play that can be used as a handheld or connected to the TV.
8. An innovative smart teddy that's just as much a gift to the child as it is to the parent. This teddy comes with 28 bedtime stories and more than 30 daily routines that help the child to develop good habits.
9. Jurassic World Evolution 2 for PS4 because the Jurassic fandom spans generations. Who doesn't like dinosaurs? This game centers on Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.
10. What Do You Meme? Family Edition — the same viral game without the R-rated content so you can feel comfortable gifting it and playing it with the youth on your list.
11. An Oculus Quest 2 they'll go absolutely bonkers for after they unwrap it, especially after watching 100 TikTok videos of people playing games on this virtual reality system.
12. A 5 Second Rule board game but this time it's a Disney edition. They'll be able to prove they're the authority on all things Disney in only five seconds by being able to "name three Pixar movies that have fish." Hmm.... Finding Nemo...
13. Beat That! — a fun game for kids and adults with more than 160 challenges that test how much confidence they have in their own abilities.
14. A funny sweatshirt they can wear during finals week that's sure to get a laugh from their friends and teachers.
16. Crayola mini marker sprayers that'll take their coloring to the next level with airbrush. Remember when airbrush T-shirts were all the rage? Well, now the kids can start their own airbrush phenomenon with this kit. Don't be jealous, I'm sure they'll let you join in on the fun.
17. A Rainbow High house because their Rainbow High dolls have always wanted a home of their own, instead of a tiny spot at the bottom of the toy box. This pad is so nice, you'll wish you could shrink down and live in it yourself.
18. Daughter of the Deep — a title from author Rick Riordan, of the beloved Percy Jackson book series — which is a reimagined, modern take on 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea.
19. A Baby Alive interactive doll so they can play doctor and figure out what's wrong with LuLu Achoo. She might have a cold which means it's time for a checkup. The doll's forehead and nose light up to indicate that they're sick. She even sneezes! But, a little medicine will fix her right up.
20. A tiny desktop TV that actually works and comes with a tiny remote. They can stream some of the funniest moments from Friends. I mean, can it BE any cuter?!
21. A Little Tikes video camera so your future filmmaker can get started on creating their own short films. They may even host a holiday screen of their latest ~grandma acclaimed~ film.
22. A pocket mixer for the on-the-go DJ who needs to lay down a sick beat the moment inspiration strikes.
23. A Tamagotchi Pix that comes with all the things we love about Tamagotchis with an added bonus — a camera. Now they can take pictures with the character they've nurtured and raised. They can also connect to other Tamagotchi devices, exchange gifts with characters, and explore.
24. A mosasaurus from the Netflix series Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous to add to their growing collection of prehistoric creatures. If they love dinos, they'll be over the moon when they unwrap this massive ocean protector.
25. A smart tracking pod that can film them while they're recording their TikTok dances and challenges. It's like having their own personal videographer. You can sit it on a tripod, or just place it on a surface.
26. A VTech KidiGo basketball hoop so your all-star can take it to the hole. The hoop comes with five game modes: free play, score challenge, time challenge, color challenge, and hot potato. The interactive headboard makes the games even more fun, and it's ideal for hours of solo or group indoor activity.
27. A Disney-inspired personalized tumbler they'll adore if they simply cannot start their day without their strawberry refresher.
28. Hope The Healing Husky if you know just the future veterinarian to care for them. After the pup lets them know how they're feeling with different sounds and reactions, they can heal it with the included medical accessories.
30. A Baby Shark play set complete with more than 25 pieces including four characters: Baby Shark, William and two bonus fan-favorite characters, Hank and Goldie. They'll be able to use their imagination for their own underwater adventures.
31. A Hatchimals Crystal Flyer Pixie they can make fly round the room with the wave of their hand. Fair warning, they just might believe they actually have magical powers.
32. A Na Na Na Surprise kitty cat camper so they can take their Na Na Surprise dolls on a glamping adventure.
33. A Kodak instant camera that'll allow them to capture and share moments. The photos print on sticky paper for easy decoration around the room or scrapbooking.
34. A Funko surprise capsule filled with accessories that your child can use to mix and match their magical creature the way they want to. There are more than 18 to collect, and there's no time like the present to kickstart their collection.
35. An Xbox Game Pass Ultimate for gamers looking to stay up-to-date on the latest downloadable content for the games they already own or new games that release.
36. Some LED strip lights because they've just spent a week learning that new dance challenge and they can't film it, without their stage lights. They're trying to go viral! 🙄
37. A Pokémon play set they'll be able to fold into a compact backpack that'll come in handy when they're trying to catch 'em all.
38. A Lego version of Luke Skywalker's X-Wing Fighter with mini figures of Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, and General Dodonna so they can use the force to recreate their favorite scenes from Star Wars between rewatching all the films on Disney+.
39. Ghosted — you've come to an untimely end. But, your spirit can't rest until you find out who was behind your death. A combination of Clue and Headbanz, this is a fun whodunit game to add to their collection.
40. A sit-to-stand giant activity book with more than 120 songs, sounds and phrases that'll keep that growing tot engaged and entertained.
41. A Little Tikes learning activity suitcase for the budding jet-setter who loves to learn about different places around the world. It packs up nicely in a rolling suitcase, making it easy for them to take it on the go.
42. A Gremlins mini backpack, representative of the starring character in the '90s classic holiday horror. If you think about it, these cute and scary creatures pretty much sum up the personality of a teen.
43. A Cat vs Pickles bean-filled plushie that'll be a cute and cuddly addition to their holiday stocking. They're super soft and can also provide sensory and stress reduction.
44. A Rubik's connected because few have ever been able to solve the puzzle. This Rubik's cube can connect to an app to help them finally learn how to solve the puzzle.
45. A Hairdorables doll they can pull, peel, and reveal to discover 12 surprises inside. If their favorite part of playing with dolls is styling their hair, these ~big hair don't care~ dolls are an ideal choice.
46. A Batman Bat Cave that, when closed, looks just like a large Batman. But when it's opened it transforms into a super dope bat cave complete with a 4-inch Batman figure, Batman armor, a grappling hook, and more.
47. A Ryan's World rocketship for a blast of fun that's not only a deluxe playset but also comes with more than 15 surprises inside.
48. Uno Triple Play because no one can resist a game of Uno. With three discard piles, and a new set of rules, this twist on a classic will be one of the go-to games to play during holiday gatherings this year.
49. A Mickey Mouse dump truck for the Mickey Mouse Clubhouse fan. The truck has cool sound effects, lights up, and it even does wheelies!
50. Anime Heroes action figures with more than 16 points of articulation, switchable hands, and character-specific accessories, which makes it perfect for play or just for display.
51. An Ada Twist, Scientist portable lab set for future scientists. If they love experiments, they'll really dig this. It comes with six experiment cards and a variety of science gear — goggles, a beaker, a flask, test tubes, and more. Plus, it comes in a really neat carrying case making it easy to take on play dates.
52. A Jumanji deluxe board game — a game for those who seek to find a way to leave their world behind. You roll the dice to move your token, doubles get another turn. The first player to reach the end wins. Adventurers beware: Do not begin unless you intend to finish; the exciting consequences of the game will vanish only when a player has reached Jumanji and called out its name.
53. A Lalaloopsy Scoops Wafflecone Silly Hair doll with fun hair that bends every which way and styling accessories to change their hair in a variety of mix and match styles. They also come with a reusable salon play set for the full beauty shop experience.
54. A Little Tikes electric guitar for the family rock star ready for the ultimate jam session. The guitar comes with four modes: play with the band, free play, solo play, or play any song (using Bluetooth). The best part is that parents can control the volume. 😌
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