If you'd like to view A Mighty Girl's holiday toy recommendations by category or age, you can choose your area of interest on our 2016 Holiday Gift Guide main page or by using the filters on the left menu -- and for small gifts, check out our Small But Mighty Stocking Stuffers collection. These recommendations are just a small sample of the more than 2,500 girl-empowering toys featured on A Mighty Girl -- to browse the full selection, visit our Toy Collection.
Imagine your child's face when she or he sees their own story and drawings made into a full-color, professionally typeset, 7 x 9 hardbound book! Your child writes and illustrates their story using the materials supplied in the kit, which are then mailed in (in the pre-paid envelope provided) for publication. You'll soon receive a beautiful hardcover book, complete with an about the author page for your proud storyteller! (Please note: completed books can only ship within the US.)
This set of 20 solid wood building blocks features the elements of the periodic table painted in non-toxic, child-safe inks. And even though they're building blocks, don't think they're just for babies! Chemistry geeks will love these colorful blocks as much at 36 years as 36 months!
Real science tools are perfectly sized for little hands in this Learning Resources Primary Science Set. The colorful, durable set Includes a beaker, a magnifying glass, a funnel, an eyedropper, a flask, tweezers, goggles, a large 6” test tube and stand, and 2 small test tubes and stand. An activity guide includes lots of experiments that will keep your little scientist busy for hours!
GUND is ready to save the world with help from some of the DC Universe's most powerful superheroes -- like Wonder Woman! This 12" plush version of Anya the rabbit is dressed up as Wonder Woman; her accurate costume is sure to please comic book enthusiasts of all ages. As always, soft and high-quality plush ensures that this product will remain a favorite for years to come.
Science and art can go hand in hand, like they do in this set from Faber and Castell. Paint the growing dish and the toadstool accessories, then plant the seeds and beans and watch what happens as they germinate! Fun accessories, like the fairy and her house, purple gravel, and small gems make this a fun project to put together, and inquisitive little botanists will enjoy watching their fairy garden grow.
Keep little brains busy with this innovative building toy from Viahart. Brain Flakes discs snap together and apart quickly and easily, and they can be assembled in so many configurations that nothing limits the imagination of little builders! This set comes with 500 discs in a variety of bright, fun colors that are sure to prompt creativity, and includes a reusable jar for easy storage when building time is done.
Snap Circuits climb the walls with this new 3D kit! With the new Snap Modules, you can set your Snap Boards up vertically, opening up a whole new dimension of electronic exploration. This set includes over 50 parts that let kids try over 150 projects that introduce concepts around electricity and light, but it's also compatible with all other Snap Circuits sets, so the only limit is your imagination.
HearthSong's popular Connectagons have been updated with colorful patterns that are sure to inspire terrific structures! This deluxe set includes 240 of the patterned, circular Connectagons, plus 240 solid-colored Geometric Connectagons in a variety of shapes. All of the pieces fit together in a myriad of ways -- and they're also compatible with previous Connectagons sets, so you can continue building your collection!
Learn the basics of sewing as you create some colorful, funny, friendly monsters! This set comes with everything you need to create five monster crafts, including a phone case/wallet. Pre-cut and pre-perforated pieces make it simple for kids to assemble the pieces and build sewing skills. It's a monstrously fun way to start fabric crafting!
Snap Circuits Alternative Energy Kit makes learning about electricity and alternate energy fun! This kit contains over 40 parts which allows budding engineers to build over 125 projects. The kit includes an instruction manual that provides step-by-step instructions for all the cool stuff you can do. Youngsters will have endless hours of fun while learning about circuits, electricity, geothermal power and lots more!
Make your own kaleidoscope using elements found in nature! This great kit includes parts to make an 8 1/2" kaleidoscope, as well as dried flowers, polished gemstones, glass marbles, and minerals to create the patterns inside. Two nature drawings and colored pencils are included to make the outside of your kaleidoscope as beautiful as the inside.
The Memorex SingStand 2 microphone speaker system allows you to sing along with music from iPod or any MP3 device with a headphone jack. Impress your friends and family with voice control and echo effects, giving them a stellar vocal performance, then connect your own musical instruments for a truly amazing show.
Practice your balance with this wobbly balance board, featuring a friendly monkey paint job! Your little monkey will have lots of fun trying to balance this board. It's perfectly sized for little feet, but can accommodate larger ones, too, so kids up to age 7 can wiggle some energy out of their systems.
Spark an interest in geology with this fun science game! An 18-specimen rock collection provides the foundation for a game for up to 6 players that helps teach names, appearances, and properties of different minerals. Even the game chips are made of polished stones! It all comes in a carrying case with a handle for easy geology fun on the go.
Every household needs a globe, especially one as detailed and versatile as this light-up globe from HearthSong. With a little extra light, every feature is easy to see, including national boundaries and the geographical features that are carved in relief, depicting mountain ranges, rivers, and even undersea geography. Use it as a teaching tool, for decor, and even as a nightlight for the whole family.
Turn ordinary stones into beautiful polished gems! This high quality rock tumbler features a rubber barrel that's quieter than many other tumblers, so nothing has to interrupt your polishing. An automatic shutoff timer let you get just the right finish for beautiful results. Plus, it's sturdy enough to last for years! Get started with the 0.5 lb of mixed rough gemstones included in the set, then go rockhounding and polish your own finds.
This beautiful hand-painted castle set from Schleich comes with figurines and accessories so it's ready for play right out of the box. The walls can be assembled in a variety of ways, so your castle can be a little different every day! The flower hiding place detaches for separate play, and the little bell really chimes. Kids -- and adults -- will be thrilled with the detail in this set.
Enjoy modular fort building with this amazing 354 piece kit from Fort Magic! With 3 different sizes of curved sticks, 4 different sizes of straight sticks, 5 different connector shapes, and 100 fabric clips, they'll be able to build spectacular shelters. The 24-page full-color manual provides directions for building several sizes and shapes of forts, as well as tunnels, a castle, a playhouse, a car, a plane, a ship, a submarine, and more.
Turn chemistry into a game with this fascinating game that lets kids tinker with chemicals without setting foot in a lab! Weave together elements to create molecules and cause different reactions. The more you create, the more points you win, but be careful! Some combinations can have unexpected -- and dramatic -- results. Best of all, everything that happens in the game is something that happens in real-life science.
Kids who love Minecraft will love this kit that teaches them how to build their very own real computer! This kit includes a wooden computer case and a Raspberry Pi 3 computer, plus gadgets like buttons, switches, LED lights, motion sensors, and more. Plus, the included Minecraft Pi adventure will get kids building and programming more electronic modules. It's a great way to get kids crafting with technology in real life rather than on a screen.
A troublesome yellow Kryptomite has stolen Batgirl's ePad! With the 206 pieces in this set, you'll build the Kryptomite's escape buggy, plus a Batjet with an opening cockpit, stud shooters on the wings, and a net shooter on the nose. Then, play out the adventure with the Batgirl figure as she chases down the troublesome thief. For more products featuring this popular DC superhero, make sure to check out our Batgirl Collection.
Get creative any time with this inspiring art desk for kids! The kid-safe tilting desk surface makes it more comfortable to draw, and since the surface is made of chalkboard material, you can draw even when you're all out of paper. Four recessed cups hold supplies close to hand, and it even comes with a paper holder - and a 75 foot roll of paper to get you started. The included seat offers even more storage, too!
Wildcraft! An Herbal Adventure Game is a cooperative board game that teaches edible and medicinal plants. Players learn about plants by connecting the icon on the challenge or "trouble" cards with the icons on the plant cards. Wildcraft! is a beautifully illustrated, nature based, educational, cooperative game created in the tradition of the classic board games.
Even little kids can learn basic money skills with the Moonjar Moneybox! Moonjar moneyboxes are divided into three separate compartments: Spend, Save, and Share. This division is a great way to teach children about the benefits of saving money for a special purpose versus spending it immediately. It also provides an easy way to make charitable giving a part of your child's life.
To the rescue! Playmobil's rescue ambulance features lights and sirens just like a real ambulance. The two female paramedics are all set to transport their patient safely to the hospital for treatment. Your future EMT will love getting to play with this set, or adding it to their existing Playmobil collection to make a world of play!
American Educational's River Stone set provides great opportunities for creative active play. Inspired by stepping stones in a river, each side of the triangle varies in steepness and difficulty. Jump from stone to stone without touching the floor. Alter the position of the stones to create more challenging paths. Each stone has rubber studs on the base, which prevents slippage, and protects indoor floors.
Q-Ba-Maze 2.0 is a unique system of colorful cubes that interlock to form a marble run. The big difference? You can create marble maze sculptures in the form of animals, geometric shapes or any other design! Configurations are unlimited, allowing for unpredictable action when steel balls travel the various routes. It's a live demonstration of probability, physics and art, all in one!
Rory's Story Cubes are a pocket-sized story generator, perfect for a creativity prompt or for a variety of fun games. The cubes feature images that you combine into a story -- just let your imagination run wild. Now, you can get the original cubes, plus Actions and Voyages, in one complete set. These sets can be used separately or combined for a truly epic tale!
A 3D, gravity-powered logic puzzle in a box! With Gravity Maze, you stack the translucent towers to create a path for your marble from the starting point to the target. Each challenge card increases in difficulty, forcing you to think creatively about how to get the marble where you want it. With 60 challenge cards and 9 towers, these clever puzzles will provide hours of play!
Unleash her inner artist with this case full of inspiring tools! With colored pencils, oil pastels, and watercolor cakes, this set provides plenty of different ways to get just the effect she's looking for in her next masterpiece. The set comes in a wooden carrying case that's sturdy enough to tote your supplies anywhere you need to go. Quality media are guaranteed, so you know she'll get the best possible result.
Speed into action on Rey's Speeder! This 193-piece LEGO set lets fans build this cool landspeeder with everything Rey needs for scouting the surface of a desert planet, including dual stud shooters, opening storage hatch and side-mounted bag, blaster, buzzsaw and electrobinoculars. There's also a detachable sled with space for a minifigure when she must make a quick escape down the desert dunes! For more products featuring characters from a galaxy far, far away, visit our Star Wars Characters Collection or our Princess Leia Collection.
This high quality action figure from Hasbro's Black Series line is sure to be a hit with young fans of Rey from The Force Awakens! This 6" scale figure has plenty of articulation and lots of fine detail, perfect for both collectors and pretend play. This set includes Rey in the outfit she wore on Jakku and comes with her staff and a scale version of the droid BB-8.
As Chief Resident of the Toy Hospital, Doc McStuffins has plenty of patients to see! Check patients in at Reception, then direct them to the Check-Up Center, Veterinary Clinic, or Nursery. The Command Center and Helipad are ready when an emergency comes in! This great playset is sure to provide hours of pretend play fun.
Give your kids a fun place to play with this open-sided dollhouse that lets kids reach in from multiple sides, and even the roof! At 24" tall, it's large enough for two or more kids to play at once. This wooden dollhouse features bright, fun colors that will appeal to kids, while parents will love how easy it is to assemble. It even comes with 20 furniture pieces, four dolls, and the family dog.
Enjoy open-ended building fun with this eco-friendly set of YOXO building toys! YOXO links and tubes connect easily for lots of creative building combinations. This set includes 112 links and 8 tubes, plus a set of playful eye stickers. Plus, parents will love that YOXO toys are made in the USA from 100% recycled and recyclable materials; the factory is even wind-powered!
A wonderful way to develop an appreciation of multiculturalism while enhancing memory skills. The smiling faces of 24 children from countries all over the world are fun and sometimes challenging to match in this memory game. The back cover shows each child and identifies their home country.
Blast Off! Climb into your very own "Space Module" for interplanetary exploration. Pacific Play Tents' Space Module tent comes complete with two roll-up "hatch flaps" for secret access. Exciting graphics make this a real life play experience. This "Space Module" has a roll up entry door for easy passage. Space fans will also appreciate this fun Docking Port Play Tunnel.
Replicate all your favorite board sports, in any location and on any surface -- safely! The Spooner Freestyle Board is a virtually indestructible balance board that spins, flips, slides, wobbles and more. Improves core stability, balance, coordination and gross-motor skills. Kids from 3 to 15 will love practicing their skills with this versatile board!
Your whole family can have hours of creative fun with the amazing Spirograph Deluxe Set. Simply choose from the gears and wheels, put your paper in place, and create whirling, spiraling, mix and match patterns for a totally awesome image. Use the design guide to try out tried and true designs, or get creative and create cool and colorful graphics of your own.
Magformers are a unique and colorful way to build! They're never frustrating, because they're designed to attract no matter how you line them up, and the plastic-sealed magnets are safe even for young children. Although the shapes are seemingly simple, you can build an amazing variety of 2- and 3-dimensional shapes with ease. The 62-piece set comes with 30 squares, 20 triangles, and 12 pentagons for hours of creative building fun.
This tiny robot lets you explore big ideas! The Ozobot Bit is only 1 inch tall, but you'll be amazed at what you can do with its simple, color-based programming language. The scaleable program lets kids start out drawing a "program" path for their Ozobot, then move on to using the OzoBlockly web-based visual editor, starting with an icon-based system and moving on to loops, logic, and equation blocks. With plenty of additional free material to explore online, this robot will provide hours of science- and art-based play.
We can do it! Pay tribute to the inspiring Rosie the Riveter, who has been an icon of women's empowerment for over fifty years, with this great action figure. This 5 1/4" tall vinyl action figure has articulated joints and comes in an illustrated window box. She's great for pretend play or for anyone who appreciates the role Rosie the Riveter has played in women's history.
Turn the whole world into a keyboard! What's MaKey MaKey? Make + Key = MaKey MaKey. MaKey MaKey is an invention kit for the 21st century. Use your wildest imagination and turn everyday objects into touch pads and combine them with the internet. It's a simple invention kit for beginners or experts doing art, engineering, and everything in between.
Bounce, bounce, bounce! This mini trampoline from Little Tikes is the perfect size for young kids, and even includes a handle to hold for balance. It's a great way to work out your whole body and build coordination, balance, and strength. Plus, it's perfect for those bad-weather days when kids are itching to burn off energy!
Fans of Frozen will love this special edition of Spot It! that teaches letter recognition and matching skills! Between any two cards there is always one -- but only one -- matching image. Be the first to spot it to win! This set of 55 cards comes in a handy tin, making it a great travel game.
Your budding author will love creating their very own book with the supplies in this kit -- and then getting to see it as a full-color, 8 1/2 x 11, professionally typeset hardcover book! The set includes a "Quick Start" guide with tips and tricks for writing a great story from author/illustrator Peter H. Reynolds. She'll even get to write an "About the Author" feature to celebrate her first published story! (Please note: completed books can only ship within the US.)
Everyone's favorite forgetful -- and lovable -- fish is now available as this cuddly 17" plush! This plush Dory is made of super soft material in vibrant colors that are true to the movie. With her cheerful smile, she'll remind any fan that all you have to do is "just keep swimming!" You can also check out this 10" talking Dory plush which says 8 phrases from the movie.
High in the trees, Alex has build a sturdy treehouse, the perfect place to rest up for her Minecraft adventures! Along with Steve and her tame ocelot, she prepares her resources and crafts new tools. But Creepers and skeletons still threaten their treehouse home; they'll have to make use of some clever trap-building to stay safe! This 706-piece set can be assembled in a variety of different ways for plenty of Minecraft fun.
Bring a little Joy to her life with this cuddly, high-quality plus from Disney-Pixar's Inside Out! This 14" plush wears a satin dress that matches the one in the movie and has velvet hair. The sculpted plush is super soft, but it's durable enough to join kids on all of their emotional adventures. It's the perfect gift for any Inside Out fan.
Hearts for Hearts Girls are dolls with a difference! Each one tells the story of a girl from a different country -- a story inspired by real children. Rahel is a 10-year-old girl from Ethiopia who dreams of becoming a doctor. At 14", this child doll has a poseable vinyl body and rooted hair. Best of all, $1 of proceeds from the sale of Hearts for Hearts dolls goes to children's causes in the doll's country. To see the rest of the dolls, visit our Hearst for Hearts Girls Collection.
This fruity pie teaches early number skills and attributes (colors and fruit shapes). Place the sorting cards into the bottom of the pan to provide visual cues that support student success. The top crust becomes a bowl to conveniently hold counters, and jumbo tweezers reinforce fine motor skills. 7 fruits in 5 different colors mean kids can build something delicious, all while learning great skills!
With the Pretend and Play Camp Set by Learning Resources, she'll be ready to pretend she's a Girl Scout one day and a forest ranger the next! Set up your campsite anywhere with this 9-piece set, which includes a battery-powered lantern and stove, water bottle, working compass watch, cup, pan, shovel, first aid kit and utensil set.
Be a comic artist like you've always dreamed with this kit from Lulu Jr.! Write and illustrate your own comic on the included sheets, then send them off to Lulu Jr. and they'll print an 18-page comic book that looks just like the real thing! It even includes a professionally typeset title page. You can order additional copies online as well, so you can have your own mini comic run! (Please note: completed books can only ship within the US.)
The Dragonwood is a dangerous, ever-changing place...but great rewards are to be found for those daring enough to enter! Collect adventurer cards to give you an edge when you face a foe in the Dragonwood. Choose cautiously: use up too many dice on lesser creatures and you'll be defenseless when you meet the dragon! Since each game plays out different, you can adventure through Dragonwood over and over.
Fans eager for the Wonder Woman movie will love this doll featuring Wonder Woman as she appeared in Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice! This fully articulated 12" doll is based on Gal Godot's appearance and body shape, and comes in her iconic armor with her Lasso of Truth, sword, and shield. Perfect for collectors or anyone who wants to have super powered adventures, this doll is sure to inspire.
Learn the basics of coding by teaching this robotic mouse to make its way through a maze and snag the cheese! Kids can build one of the mazes on the included activity cards or come up with their own maze design, then use the coding cards to set a path for their mouse to follow. You can even buy a second mouse (sold separately) and turn it into a race! It's a fun way to turn coding basics into a puzzle game.
Moana of Motonui is ready to find her own way and save her island! This 14" adventure doll has ten articulation points, so you can set her up in all sorts of dynamic poses. She wears a removable outfit based on her outfit from the film. She's the perfect choice for your young Moana fan who wants to imagine even more ocean-going adventure.
In Cauldron Quest, you work your magic together to break the wizard's spell! Players combine their efforts to find hidden ingredients to create a spell-breaking potion; if they are successful everyone wins! This game teaches strategy, evens and odds, and deduction, and like all cooperative games, fosters communication and cooperation.
Female engineer character Goldie Blox is ready to build an amazing, gadget-filled house -- with your help! Using real-life principles from modular architecture, kids can build a house in a variety of different configurations, then add cool features like a zipline, a trap door, secret compartments, and more. Then, use the included Goldie Blox and Ruby Rails figures to play out all sorts of adventures...then tear down and start the fun all over again!
Making your own quilt has never been so easy! Kids can quickly and simply knot the fringed squares together -- no cutting or sewing required. The thirty 11" squares come in 6 tranquil coordinating patterns so that kids can lay them out however they'd like. The soft, cozy fleece is sure to keep her -- or the lucky person she gives it to -- warm and snuggly all winter long.
Who says there are no women scientists in history? 22 notable female scientists, including Elizabeth Blackwell, Marie Curie, Mae Jemison, Rosalind Franklin, and Jane Goodall are featured on this 24" by 36" laminate poster that's perfect for home or classroom. Each scientist's picture features a short biography describing their amazing contributions to our scientific knowledge.
Kids (of any age) will love building their own praxinoscope, the successor to the zoetrope in the development of motion pictures. The finished product stands approx 5-1/4" tall with a 5" diameter platform holding one of six included pattern sheets which let her create her own animation. She'll love exploring the history of the moving picture with this great kit!
What hero is coming to the rescue today? You decide! With so many options, and so many of your own super strengths, it may be hard to make a choice. The options are yours when you have the DC Superhero Trio Batgirl, Supergirl, Wonder Woman Costume Set. No matter which she chooses, she'll save the day!
Even kids love to use power tools! With the Take Apart Airplane from Battat, kids can assemble and disassemble a colorful plane with a power drill that comes with three different bits. With practice, they'll learn how to optimize their work, practicing their fine motor skills and concentration. It's the perfect toy for any child who dreams of building a real plane someday!
LeapFrog is the maker of the #1 children's tablet, and their new LeapPad Epic tablet builds on all the best of their previous LeapPads! It's a high-performance Wi-Fi tablet that's tough enough for kids and provides access to only kid-suitable websites, games, and apps. Plus, the Epic has the first customizable, interactive homescreen -- kids can set up their own "town" to explore! Over 1,000 apps specifically for kids age 3 - 9 are available for the LeapPad, and they're all educator approved.
Lottie can't wait to get on the beach and start hunting for fossils! Based on the body of a 9-year-old girl and with accessories that encourage a wide range of interests, Lottie Dolls are perfect companions for adventurous kids. This 7.5" doll comes with a backpack, a trowel, a magnifying glass, a rock hammer, and even four scale-model ammonite fossils!
You'll be amazed at what you can create with the help of stencils! This set from Klutz has everything that you need to start learning the basics of stenciling, including stencils in a variety of kid friendly shapes (everything from animals to aliens!) and some abstract stencils you can put together to create your own images. Eight colored inks and eight dabbers are included as well, plus 14 sheets of fun stickers for the perfect finishing touches.
Spark their imaginations with this cardboard castle playhouse that they get to decorate themselves! This castle from Easy Playhouse is reversible, so kids can experiment with different colors and designs. Sturdy and durable, with a 32" square floor and two doors, four large windows, and four turrets, it's sure to spark plenty of imaginative pretend play -- and plenty of artistic creativity.
You can decorate your own birdhouse to entice your local feathered friends with this kit from Toysmith! The 6.5" birdhouse comes pre-assembled, so all it needs is your colorful touch. Paint it with the included brush and paints, and then attached the link chain and hang it outside. It's a fun way to show your artistic side and your love of nature.
A case full of everything you need to learn how to sew and create fantastic art and fashions. This sewing set includes pre-cut patterns for quick and easy projects, eight colors of embroidery floss, stuffing fabric, ric-rac, needles, scissors, a measuring tape, straight pins, thimble, pin cushion, buttons, and a pom-pom strip.
Kids are born storytellers, and now they can show off their stories with this bitty book kit from Faber-Castell's Creativity for Kids line. Three blank 12-page, hardcover Bitty Books are ready for your child's special touches, which they can add with the included mini markers, bookplates, and color-in stickers. Then, tuck them into a customized book holder for your very own collected works!
Turn loose wool into fuzzy friends with this fun set from Klutz! Felting is simple: just use the felting tool to poke the wool into the cuddly shapes you need. This set comes with six colors of 100% natural wool, perfect for making five felted animals. It also includes a felting tool, a foam block, and an instruction booklet that teaches the basics of felting -- and provides plenty of inspiration for future projects!
Children of all ages can create their own stop motion films minutes after first installing Hue Animation Studio. The innovative, versatile design of the plug-and-play USB camera allows limitless positioning options, perfect for filming your animated movie. The included software, which is compatible with both PC and Mac, allows you to record or import sound, add text effects, use a green screen, and more. Lights, camera, action!
A hand-made card is truly special! With this kit from Made by Hands, you can make a wide variety of cards for all occasions. With 20 blank cards in 7 different colors and over 500 pop-out shapes, you can create invitations, thank you notes, and cards for special occasions. 20 envelopes are included to send your cards out when they're done.
Doodle in 3D with this easy to use pen-style 3D printer! The 3Doodler melts plastic that cools and hardens quickly, making it both kid-safe and easy to create sculptures in mid-air. The starter kit includes a pen, a micro USB cable, and two mixed packs of 3Doodler plastic, as well as a project booklet to get you started. Additional packs of the biodegradable, non-toxic and BPA-free plastic are available, so there's no limit to what you can make!
Learn to sew with American Girl! This set includes pre-cut felt pieces that have perforated stitch guides, making it easy to ensure that you've got your sewing just right. You'll make and stuff two monkey pillows, one for you and one for your doll! With bright, cheerful colors and easy to follow instructions, this is an accessible and fun way to get kids into hand sewing.
Create miniature works of art that you can display on any magnetic surface with this kit from 4M! Kids will decorate ten 2" by 2" tiles any way they please, then attach adhesive magnetic pieces to turn them into artwork for fridges, locker doors, or magnetic boards. It's perfect to use to decorate their own space or to create handmade art to give to family and friends.
Wrap yourself up in making these two yarn colored giraffes from Craft-tastic! This set comes with two cardboard giraffes, one 12.75" tall and one 9.75" tall, and twelve colors of yarn you wrap around the frame to create the perfect combination of color and texture. They're fun for decoration or for using as bracelet holders. Kids will love watching their plain cardboard giraffe come to colorful life as they wrap!
Create something beautiful with this 3D wood puzzle that you paint to look however you'd like! This kit from BFUN includes puzzle pieces made from FSC certified wood; they attach with no glue or nails to easily build (or take apart) your animal figure. A variety of different animals including a dolphin, butterfly, dinosaur, and others are available. Four colored paints included allow you to mix a wide variety of shades to get the look just right.
Get ready to sing along with this kids' MP3 player and karaoke machine from Kidzlane! Two microphones let you sign solo or duet, and with internal storage that holds up to 100 songs, plus four different streaming options, there is no limit to what you can sing. This machine is built to be durable enough that you can take your show on the road, and with an option for battery power, you can even use it for campfire singalongs!
Explore different kinds of weaving with this kit from Melissa and Doug! Included instructions guide kids on how to make a scarf, a tasseled coaster, a drawstring pouch, or a carry-all, but they also provide enough information about the fundamentals for kids to come up with their own design! The set also comes with instructions for three different picture tapestries. She'll love seeing how simple yarn can create so many beautiful things.
Create your own yarn art with ease with this set from Creativity for Kids! It's simple to use a knit loom: just wind the yarn around the loom and then flip the loops. In no time, you'll be making hats, scarves, pouches, and other fun and useful projects. This set comes with both a double-sided hand loom and a circle loom, plus 90 yards of yarn to get things started, as well as buttons and a tassel maker for some finishing touches.
Make cute little clay charms in no time with this set from Klutz! In Make Clay Charms, you'll use the nine included clay colors to make a variety of items, from adorable fruit to tiny sweet treats, then bake them and glaze them so they're ready for display or wearing on a bracelet. A 60 page instructional booklet provides solid instruction on clay basics, as well as inspiration for future projects.
Get kids into the world of embroidery with this starter kit from Alex Kids! Learn 12 easy stitches and start combining them into patterns right away. The set includes 10 different colors of embroidery thread as well as lots of other embroidery essentials, and the guide also provides step-by-step instructions for a headband project. After that, she can start exploring other patterns or even designing her own.
This durable play table from Melissa and Doug provides a space for all of your child's activities! Use it for putting together puzzles, making arts, running toy trains, or setting up a dollhouse - with a 50 by 32.5 inch play surface, there's plenty of room. At 16 inches tall, it's just the right height for kids kneeing or sitting on the floor. A big drawer in the side ensures there's extra storage space for bits and pieces when playtime is done.
Make your own cuddly owl friends with this craft kit from American Girl! There are enough materials included to make one for you and a mini owl for your doll friend. Sew the felt pieces, then embellish with embroidery floss, sequins, and a little imagination. The result will be a one-of-a-kind stuffed animal you can be proud to display.
Who doesn't love pop-up books? The newest edition to the Create Your Own Books series includes two high-quality hardcover pop-up books, stickers, eight markers and pop-up designs. Just add drawings, photographs and your own imagination. Illustrated instructions include story starter ideas and step-by-step pop-up ideas.
When inspiration strikes, this art case from Crayola provides plenty of opportunity to get creative! Over 140 pieces, including paper, scissors, crayons, colored pencils, and markers, will help you experiment with color, texture, and line to get just the right look for your art projects. When you're done, tuck everything away in the tray and it turns into a convenient carrying case.
Aquarelle is a watercolor craft that allows you to get perfect works of art, every time! Three canvases featuring images of horses are embossed with a thin white wax outline, which acts as a guide for the picture, but within the borders, you still get the beautiful blending watercolors are famous for! In addition to the canvases, this set includes paints, brush, a pipette, and a mixing palette.
The Kidizoom Camera from VTech allows your child to become an instant photographer and movie director with the press of a button. Take and edit photos with wacky effects, shoot video movies, or play 4 cool games right on the camera. With built in memory, a MicroSD expansion slot and the ability to connect to a computer, your child can easily keep all of their creations so they can be treasured forever.
If you haven't tried Kinetic Sand yet, you're in for a treat! This unique play sand flow in your hand, and easily sticks for building sand castles and other play structures, then slowly slides back to flat. It makes no dust and it never dries out, so playtime can be anytime! Plus, cleanup is a breeze -- it gathers together easily so you can toss it right back in. This non-toxic, gluten-free play sand is a unique option for sensory play.
Learn the basics of sewing, crocheting, and embroidering in this easy to use kit from Alex Toys! You'll find everything you need to create nine projects, including a stuffed dog, a coin purse, a wall hanging, and more, plus some materials for working on your own. Everything tucks neatly into the included storage case with lid, so you'll always know where your tools are when inspiration strikes.
Every great artist needs the perfect place to work! Step2's plastic art desk provides tons of storage, plus a large, easy-to-clean work surface with molded compartments, plus a hinged dry-erase section that opens for even more places to tuck art supplies. A push-button light makes sure she can see every detail. It's the perfect place to create a masterpiece!
This projector kit is a fun and easy way for kids to draw! Kids can tilt the projector light to make the shapes and figures appear closer or further away in their drawing. Combine backgrounds and foreground elements, or mix and match heads and bodies to create characters. It even includes supplies to make your very own flip book! For any would-be artist, this set will get them experimenting with creating more complex scenes.
There's creativity and magic under the surface of the sheets in Melissa and Doug's scratch art kit! This deluxe set includes four sheets each of Scratch and Sparkle, Rainbow Black, Rainbow White, and Scratch-Lite translucent styles. Add a stencil, two styluses, and some hanging materials, and you have everything you need to make unique and beautiful scratch art!
Centripetal force creates beautiful art with this kit from Alex Toys! Squeeze the handle to bring the spinner plate up to speed -- no batteries required -- then drip your paint to create fascinating art pieces. The set includes four bottles of paint and 20 spin paper cards to get you started.
If you've ever dreamed of writing your own music but didn't know where to start, this game is for you! Designed by Philip Sheppard, a world-famous composer and cellist, these transparent cards can be mixed, matched, flipped, and moved. Then, register online to hear your composition played back by a full orchestra. As Sheppard says, "We all talk about playing music, but it's even more fun to play with music!"
There's a reason ukuleles are a classic of kids' music programs! Easy to handle and played with techniques that can be transferred to other stringed instruments like guitar and mandolin, they are a great introduction to music. This entry-level wood ukulele from Kala has a pleasant sound and an elegant appearance -- perfect to encourage your budding musician!
Make super fun to wear rubber band bracelets and more with the Rainbow Loom 2.0, now including a metal hook! This craft kit has spawned a craze that can keep kids busy for hours as they try new designs. The starter set comes with lots of bands, or you can buy refill bands in dozens of great colors and patterns! Perfect for any Mighty Girl who loves being able to show off what she made herself.
Learn all about what you can make with recycled paper with this Green Creativity kit from 4M. Kids will learn how you can make your own paper by breaking down old paper and recycling it, then use their recycled paper to create fun craft projects like textured bookmarks, greeting cards, and more. It's a great way to foster crafting while also encouraging respect for our natural resources.