Gifts Ideas Under £10
1. World of Warriors 2 Figure Collector’s Pack (£2.00) The World of Warriors! They come from all corners of the globe and all points in human history. In each collector pack you will find two figures, a stackable battle temple and a collector’s guide. There are Knights, Aztecs, Romans, Barbarians and loads more. There are over 120 warriors to collect. The sets are suitable for children aged 4+
2. Christmas with Miffy Activity book (£4.99). Perfect to keep your little ones entertained on Christmas Day, this book is full of activities that any Miffy fan will love. The book contains 16 fun-filled pages and has over 60 stickers for your little one to enjoy.
3. The Snowman 3D Puzzle Ball (£4.99) from Ravensburger
. A 54 pieces puzzle that is suitable for children aged 6+. Each piece of the puzzle is numbered on the back and shaped to fit perfectly with the next. It comes with a stand, so you can display your puzzle once completed.
4. Superman Figure (£6.99) from Schleich. Three different figures to choose from, fighting, running and standing. A great stocking filler for any Superman or Superhero fan.
5. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles T-machines vehicle set (£10.00). Suitable for ages 3+. There are four sets to collect each one comes with two vehicles and characters that can be placed in and out of the vehicle.
6. Frozen Memory Game (£4.99) from Ravensburger
. The game contains a set of 48 memory picture cards features key characters and scenes from Disney’s Frozen. There are 24 different pairs to match up and collect in the game. The game play can be varied to suit different ages and abilities. For younger children, you can use fewer cards. The cards are made from sturdy high-quality card, laminated on both sides with a colour print.
7. Christmas DVDs always make a great stocking filler. They’re great to give as an early gift on Christmas Eve so you can all sit down and enjoy a movie together or they’re great to give on Christmas morning and enjoy after you’ve all sat down to your dinner.
- Elf – Buddy’s Musical Christmas (£5.00) combines the humour and spirit of the 2003 film (starring Will Farrell) and the hit Broadway production. This story is an all-new retelling of Buddy’s story and features nine songs from the Broadway production. If you love Elf you’re sure to love this too.
- The Polar Express (£4.30) an inspiring adventure based on a children’s book by Chris Van Allsburg. Late on Christmas Eve night, a young boy climbs aboard a steam train and goes on an extraordinary journey to the North Pole. There, he receives an extraordinary gift – one only those who still believe in Santa can experience.
- Get Santa (£10.00) Festive comedy starring Jim Broadbent, Rafe Spall and Warwick Davis. When a 9-year-old boy discovers that Santa Claus has crashed his sleigh into his parent’s garden shed he tries to get his dad to help him get Santa home to Lapland in time for Christmas. There’s a problem though when they discover that Santa’s reindeer have escaped and are running wild through London.
8. Build Your Own Rocket (£7.00 or part of the two for £10 promotion from The Works
). With this fun set, you can build a rocket from scratch with easy instructions and illustrated steps. The kit includes a 32-page book, rocket ship, rocket fuel canister, needle valve, putty, astronaut, parachute and ‘rocket scientist at work’ door hanger. A great gift set for any junior rocket scientist. This gift is suitable for children 8 years+.
9. Star Wars Rebels Art Case (£6.00) This colouring set is a must-have for any Star Wars lover. The set is filled with 52 pieces including a paint set, Star Wars-themed colouring pencils and much more, it’s certain to keep the kids entertained for hours. Available from The Works
- Pretty Pony Bathtime Treats Gift Set – This gorgeous gift set featuring our Pretty Pony and her best friend owl, contains everything your little one needs for a perfect bathtime. Perfect Treats for a little girl at bathtime.The set contains – 60ml Bottle Blackcurrant Shower Creme, 50ml Tube Strawberry Body Wash, 15ml Tube Bubblegum Lip Balm, 30ml Tube Raspberry Body Wash & 25g Strawberry Soap.
- Funky Farm 3 Piece Set – The perfect gift set for little farm lovers everywhere. The set contains – 250ml Bottle Shower Creme, 250ml Bottle Body Wash & Nylon Body Polisher
Gift Ideas Under £20
1. Thomas The Tank Engine Activity Tablecloth (£14.99). A 1040mm x 710mm double-sided pre-printed tablecloth that’s full of activities for any Thomas fan aged 3 years +. Activities include colour in Thomas, James, Percy and Bertie characters, mazes, word searches and dot-to-dots. The tablecloth comes with five washable colour markers so once all the fun is over it can be washed and used all over again! It can be cleaned on a gentle wash cycle.
2. Sylvanian Families
(£15.99). When I was a little girl, I loved my Sylvanians when I was younger and I’m so pleased to know that they’re still popular now. There are so many family packs, accessories, homes and other buildings available you can make your own little world in no time. I love that they families can be played on their own or with bigger sets. They are suitable for children aged 3 years +.
3. Darth Vader Look-alite (£19.99) from Maplin. A gift idea for those hard to buy teens or little Star Wars fans who’d like a night light as the lights glows a subtle white so it’s not too bright. The light needs 3 x AAA batteries (not supplied) to work or you can use a Micro USB cable (not supplied).
4. Child Safe Headphones (£12.99). The earphones are available in pink or blue and have a built-in volume limiter for safe listening, they are lightweight and comfy to wear. The headband can be adjusted to fit growing children of all ages, while the single cable design makes them easy and tangle-free to use, pack and store. Suitable for children aged 3 years+.
5. Christmas Present, Christmas Past Journal
(£12.99). Year after year you can fill this Christmas keepsake with family memories of special festive moments like the arrival of special guests, preparations for Santa, decorating the tree, festive menus, the delights of exchanging gifts, pulling crackers – all your memories can be recorded, treasured and passed on. Children and adults will love this family book and the coming together to create your very own Christmas story that can be treasured forever. Available in three different cover designs – fireplace, tree or Santa.
6. Luscious Lip Balm Formulas Kit (£15.00). Suitable for children aged 8+, this kits has everything you’d need to make five of your very own lip balms. Included in the set is five bottles of scent, lip balm base, a stirring stick, spatula and instructions. Available from The Entertainer.
7. Roald Dahl Art Box (£14.99). An art set carry case that has everything a child needs to create their awesome artwork. The case contains 12 colouring pencils, 12 felt tip pens, and 12 watercolour paints, a paint palette, a pencil, a paint brush, an eraser, a pencil sharpener, a set of mini scissors and a mini stapler. All this is stored neatly away in the case. The case features original illustrations from Quentin Blake of childhood character favourites from Roald Dahl including Willy Wonka, Matilda, Fantastic Mr Fox, The BFG, The Twits and others.
Gifts Ideas Under £50
1. Disney Infinity 3.0 Star Wars Starter Kit (RRP £35 – £49.99) Available for PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox ONE and Wii U. The Starter Pack Includes:
- 1 Disney Infinity 3.0 Video Game Software (Unlocks Play Set and Toy Box Modes)
- 1 Disney Infinity Base
- 2 Star Wars™ Figures: Ahsoka Tano, Anakin Skywalker
- 1 Star Wars™ Twilight of the Republic Play Set Piece
- 1 Web Code Card
Disney Infinity 3.0 is the latest edition of the popular Infinity range of games, this edition sees all new Star Wars™, Marvel, Disney and DisneyPixar characters, stories and worlds come to life. The new characters can join forces with characters from previous editions and embark on new adventures together. 3.0 Toy Box. Disney Infinity encourages you to play any way you like – you explore open-world creation in the Toy Box or story-driven gameplay inside Play Sets! The new 3.0 Toy Box opens a world of possibilities to you where you create your own stories, worlds or games with all of your favourite Disney Infinity characters. Play Sets allow you to play inside the worlds of your favourite Disney Infinity characters and offer distinct experiences, with varied gameplay, environments and characters. You are sure to get hours of fun from the game as there are many characters that you can add to your Infinity world.
2. Frozen Fever Anna and Elsa Dolls (£25.00) from The Disney Store. Frozen is still very popular and little girls everywhere love nothing better than singing along to “Let It Go”. With these dolls, the Frozen fun can continue. The dolls have poseable arms, legs and heads. Anna wears a satin skirt with sunflower pattern detail, glitter bodice and glitter-trimmed waistcoat and Elsa wears an ombre-effect satin gown with glitter flower mesh overlay. These dolls are sure to be a massive hit with a young Frozen fan, suitable for children aged 3 years+.
3. Sofia the First Royal Castle by LEGO DUPLO (£39.99). Little ones who are a fan of the hit Disney cartoon can build and explore Sofia’s Royal Castle with Sofia, Princess Amber and Clover the rabbit. The castle is easy to build with bricks that are designed for little hands – it even has a dance floor and staircase. Accessories include golden magic wands, sleeping blankets, treasure chest, jewel brick and crest, chandelier and windows with decorated bricks. This toy is suitable for children aged 2 – 5 years old.
4. Projection Baymax (£30.00) from Bandai. Big Hero 6 was one of the big films of 2015. My Three loved it and we all love Baymax. He is sure to be very popular this Christmas. Baymax has a poseable head and arms. 8 different film scenes are projected on his belly when the right arm is rotated. With each scene, he speaks a phrase. Baymax requires 3x LR44 batteries which are included. The toy is suitable for children aged 4 years+.
5. LeapBand (£29.99) from LeapFrog. Your very own digital pet that lives on your wrist. The more you move your body, the happier your pet is. Power your pet through active play. The LeapBand includes 50 games, activities and challenges to keep your little one busy. The parent controls mean you can set School and Quiet Time modes. LeapBand is the only wearable virtual pet that gets kids active. Little ones can jump, dance and run to power their pet – there are 8 different pets to choose from. Suitable for children aged 4 years+. The LeapBand is powered by a rechargeable battery that is included.
Gift Ideas Under £100
1. LeapPad Platinum Tablet
(£99.99). A 7″ hi-res Wi-Fi learning tablet for children with a fast, powerful processor and sleek design, ideal for children aged between 3 and 9 years. There are two colours to choose from – Pink and Green. Children can access LeapFrog’s learning library, with over 1,000 LeapFrog educator-approved games, books, videos, music and more (all Sold separately. ). The LeapPad Tablet is LeapFrog’s toughest tablet yet, it has a shatter-safe screen and wrap-around bumper. It features 8GB memory, front and back cameras & video recorders, music player, enhanced parent controls and a kid-safe web browser. Included in the box is 6 bonus LeapFrog Imagicard digital game and interactive cards, and 10 apps – perfect to start your little one off. The tablet is powered by a rechargeable battery.
2. Slamm Stunt Scooter (£69.95) from Skate.co.uk
. A good scooter for beginner and intermediate riders. The Slamm scooters are built to withstand plenty of activity from its rider. The maximum weight of the rider must not be more than 100kg. The scooter features:
- BMX style bar grips
- Oversized triple clamp
- New internal semi-sealed threaded headset
- Welded 3-piece threaded fork
- 100MM NY-CORE 88A high rebound PU wheels
- ABEC-9 Chrome Bearings
- Flex brake
3. StreetParty Dance Speaker (£59.99). Featuring an integrated light board that reacts to music being played this speaker would make a great gift for those hard to buy teenagers. It boasts colourful visual effects with five different light settings . The speaker has an eight-hour battery life, a carabineer clip and a waterproof casing. Perfect to use whilst doing homework or to impress mates, it can be used both indoors and outside. The speaker is compatible with iPod, iPhone and iPad and Android devices too and connects via Bluetooth. Available from Argos.
(£69.99). Minecraft is an obsession I don’t really understand but if you ask My Three about it, they can give you a really in-depth explanation as to what the game is and what you have to do when playing it. Gameband is a great gift idea for Minecraft players who play the game on a PC. Gameband allows you to carry your Minecraft worlds with you wherever you go and you can play your games on any Mac OS, Windows, and Linux-based computer without the need to download the game. You can customise the LED display the way you want so you can make it truly personal to you.