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Women's History

Mighty Girls owe much to the women of the past. Why not celebrate their contributions this holiday with a great gift from our Women's History section? These Mighty Girl heroes will inspire her to dream big about her own future! For more toys that teach about women's history, visit our History Toys section.
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  1. LEGO Women of NASA Building Kit

    Build a tribute to some of the ground-breaking women who took American into space with this much-anticipated set from LEGO Ideas! This fan-designed set features astronomer Nancy Grace Roman; computer scientist Margaret Hamilton; astronaut and physicist Sally Ride; and astronaut, physician and engineer Mae Jemison, each as part of a vignette depicting their role with NASA. It's a wonderful way to inspire the women in STEM of future generations!

    Ages: 10 and up
    Price: $24.54
  2. Rosie the Riveter Action Figure

    Generations of women have been inspired Rosie the Riveter, who has been an icon of women's empowerment for over fifty years! This 5 1/4" tall vinyl action figure is based off the famous "We Can Do It!" poster, which was inspired by a photo of Naomi Parker Fraley; it 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.

    Ages: 6 and up
    Price: $11.50
  3. Women Who Dared Building Blocks

    Pay tribute to 32 women who changed the world with this set of heirloom-quality blocks from Uncle Goose! Each block features one woman's name, portrait, quote, and a short explanation of her historical importance. Together, the blocks can be assembled to form the Suffrage Movement slogan Deeds Not Words. They're sturdy enough for play but also make a beautiful display piece and learning tool — and, like all Uncle Goose products, they're made in the USA from sustainable Michigan basswood and non-toxic inks.

    Ages: 2 and up
    Price: $64.00
  4. Katherine Johnson Inspiring Women Doll

    Who knew that the little girl with a love of math growing up in West Virginia would go on to help America reach the moon — smashing gender and racial barriers along the way! You can pay tribute to Katherine Johnson and her pioneering work at NASA with this doll from Barbie's Inspiring Women line. Created in consultation with Johnson herself, this doll is dressed in an outfit matching what Johnson wore to work, complete with NASA ID badge; the set also comes with a doll stand, a certificate of authenticity, and information about Johnson's role in history.

    Ages: 6 and up
    Price: $36.89
  5. Frida Kahlo Plush

    Why not celebrate one of history's great women artists with this beautiful plush? The 11" Frida Kahlo plush from The Unemployed Philosophers Guild presents Kahlo in traditional Mexican dress — complete with skirt, blouse, scarf, and earrings — and with flowers in her hair. Kahlo's admirers can also check out the Frida Kahlo Finger Puppet / Magnet, these Frida Kahlo Paper Dolls, and the Frida's Frocks and Smocks Magnetic Dress-Up Set. You can find more products that pay tribute to this great painter in our Frida Kahlo Collection.

    Ages: 3 and up
    Price: $18.95
  6. Women in Science: 100 Postcards

    Celebrate the trailblazers of Rachel Ignotofsky's best-selling book Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World with these beautiful and inspiring postcards! 2 copies each of 50 different illustrations from the book, featuring well-known figures like Marie Curie and unsung heroes like Gerty Cori, Rita Levi-Montalcini, and Jocelyn Bell Burnell, are perfect for sending to friends, displaying as mini art, and more.

    Ages: 6 and up
    Price: $16.40
  7. "Well-Behaved Women Seldom Make History" Shirt

    Celebrate the women, past and present, who've changed the world by defying convention! This shirt features the famous quote by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich and is available in a rainbow of colors and sizes for the whole family, from infant bodysuits to adult and adult plus size T-shirts. Long-sleeved versions and hoodies are also available, making this the perfect gift idea for any Mighty Girl or woman in your life.

  8. Little People, Big Dreams Matching Game

    Develop your memory skills and learn more about inspiring women with this game featuring artwork from the internationally best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series! This game features 20 women, including famous scientists, writers, activists, artists, and adventurers; kids will match their faces to win! The game also includes a 9X9 inch biography card with a synopsis of each woman's life, and rules to play the game as a traditional concentration game, a storytelling memory game, or a solitaire game.

    Ages: 3 and up
    Price: $13.51
  9. Women Who Dare Knowledge Cards: Volume I

    This collection of Knowledge Cards pays tribute to forty-eight inspiring women who have made deep and lasting contributions in such varied fields as aerospace, the performing arts, literature, sports, and peace. With portraits on one side and profiles on the other, these 48 fact-filled Knowledge Cards are a great source of condensed information all in a deck the size of a pack of playing cards! For stories about even more inspiring women, check out Women Who Dare Knowledge Cards: Volume 2.

    Ages: 8 and up
    Price: $8.83
  10. Rosie the Riveter Crew Socks

    Tell her "We Can Do It!" with these yellow Rosie the Riveter crew socks by Socksmith. The iconic image of women’s strength and capability cuts a dramatic figure on these 70% cotton, 27% nylon, 3% lycra socks. With these to keep her on her toes, she’ll feel ready for anything! You can also get the same print on a black background.

    Ages: 13 and up
    Price: $8.73
  11. Color Your Own Great Paintings by Women Artists

    If she loves great art, she'll love this coloring book! Thirty striking works by noted female artists appear in this collection, which ranges from conventional portraits, such Vanessa Bell's depiction of her sister, Virginia Woolf, to a pioneering abstract painting by Sonia Delaunay. Other landscapes, still lifes, and portraits include works by Frida Kahlo, Mary Cassatt, and Berthe Morisot. Replicate the originals or let your imagination run wild with your own color scheme!

    Ages: 9 and up
    Price: $4.99
  12. American Women Authors Card Game

    American Women Authors is a celebration of women's contribution to literature. This deck can be played as a standard deck of playing cards with portraits of 13 American Woman Authors or you can play it as the original game--a variation of "Go Fish." Includes: Emily Dickinson, Pearl Buck, Edith Wharton, Zora Neale Hurston, Dorothy Parker, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and more.

    Ages: 7 and up
    Price: $6.00
  13. Feminist Icon Cross-Stitch

    Combine crafting with a lesson in feminist icons with this book of cross-stitch patterns by Anna Fleiss and‎ Lauren Mancuso! It combines capsule biographies of each woman with a cross-stitch portrait. A section at the beginning teaches new cross-stitchers the basics, including how to select quality materials for your celebration of these inspiring women. This fun book features patterns for embroidering twenty iconic women — like Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, suffragist Susan B. Anthony, author Virginia Woolf, and pop superstar Beyonce — and ten empowering feminist sayings.

    Ages: 9 and up
    Price: $12.25
  14. Rosie the Riveter Art Poster Print

    The We Can Do It! image of Rosie the Riveter has become a cultural icon in America. Celebrate women's history with this poster print by J. Howard Miller. It measures 24x36 inches. Perfect to inspire your Mighty Girl!

    Ages: 2 and up
    Price: $7.02
  15. Frida Kahlo Inspiring Women Doll

    She is an artist, an activist, and a feminist icon — it's no wonder so many girls (and women) look up to Frida Kahlo. Now, kids can celebrate her life with this 12" doll! This doll from Barbie's new Inspiring Women line is modeled after images of Kahlo and is dressed in an outfit that combines bold colors with traditional Mexican elements. The package comes with a doll, a stand, and educational information about Kahlo's place in history, perfect for play or display.

    Ages: 6 and up
    Price: $29.99
  16. Famous Women in American History Card Game

    These playing cards work as a standard deck of cards (2 through Ace, suits of spades, hearts, clubs, and diamonds), but each card offers information about an important woman in history, giving details of her accomplishments and an insight into her life. Fun, practical, and educational, the uses for these cards are nearly endless.

    Ages: 7 and up
    Price: $6.00
  17. Color Your Own Mary Cassatt

    Author: Mary Cassatt

    Color 30 black-and-white illustrations of masterpieces by the great American Impressionist Mary Cassatt, best known for her paintings of mothers and their children. Enjoy famous works like The Bath, Young Mother Sewing, Mother's Kiss, Maternal Caress, and others. Replicate her work, or create your own color palette. Perfect for the art-loving Mighty Girl!

    Ages: 7 and up
    Price: $5.99
  18. Ibtihaj Muhammad Doll

    Ibtihaj Muhammad is an inspiring role model: she was a member of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Fencing Team, the first Muslim American woman to wear a hijab to compete in the Olympics, and the first female Muslim American athlete to earn a medal at the Olympics with her 2016 bronze in the Team Saber event! Now, Barbie pays tribute to her groundbreaking career — and provides better representation to girls across the country who rarely see a doll like them — with this doll from their new Signature Sheroes line. The Ibtihaj Muhammad Barbie doll is fully posable and is dressed in her fencing uniform, complete with hijab, sabre and mask. The set includes a doll, a doll stand, and a Certificate of Authenticity.

    Ages: 6 and up
    Price: $30.99
  19. Little People, Big Dreams Learning Cards

    Bring 20 outstanding women, including famous scientists, writers, activists, artists, and adventurers, to vivid life with these fact cards from the internationally best-selling series Little People, BIG DREAMS! This set includes 40 colorfully illustrated cards, 2 for each woman — one with information about her childhood and one about the impact of her adult life. With the personal details and biographical facts from these cards, kids will gain a deeper understanding of these incredible influencers and be inspired to recognize how their own big dreams could change the world.

    Ages: 3 and up
    Price: $12.18
  20. Nellie Bly 300-Piece Puzzle / Game

    Travel around the world in 72 days with daring investigative journalist Nellie Bly! Assemble this beautifully illustrated 300-piece puzzle that pays tribute to her adventure, then use it as a game board as you follow her steps. Along the way, you'll learn fascinating facts about this trailblazing journalist's life and work. It's sure to inspire her to learn more about this fascinating figure — and maybe to plan her own around-the-world adventure someday!

    Ages: 9 and up
    Price: $19.99
  21. Women in Science - Marie Curie Poster

    She is the only person ever to win Nobel Prizes in two different sciences, and now you can give her a place of pride on your wall! This beautiful poster from artist Rachel Ignotofsky's Women in Science series includes interesting facts about Curie's scientific career. Available in 8" by 10" and 11" by 14" sizes, both printed with archival quality ink and paper.

    Ages: 3 and up
    Price: $19.00
  22. Famous African American Women Paper Dolls

    Sixteen well-researched, accurately detailed dolls, each with one additional costume, represent a wide range incredible women in African American history, including Maya Angelou, Pauline Cushman, Althea Gibson, Patricia Roberts Harris, Mae C. Jemison, Barbara Jordan, Rosa Parks, Leontyne Price, Sojourner Truth, "Madam" C. J. Walker, and Phillis Wheatley.

    Ages: 6 - 12
    Price: $8.95
  23. Famous American Women Coloring Book

    This carefully researched coloring book spotlights the achievements of 45 prominent American women from social reformer and suffragist leader Susan B. Anthony to Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor. Portraits of Harriet Tubman, Barbara Walters, Amelia Earhart, Oprah Winfrey, Margaret Mead, and other noted figures are featured. Includes biographical captions.

    Ages: 6 and up
    Price: $4.99
  24. Famous African American Women Coloring Book

    Forty-five beautiful coloring pages highlight achievements of such notable women as Coretta Scott King, Maya Angelou, Harriet Tubman, Mae Jemison, Hattie McDaniel, Toni Morrison, Sojourner Truth, Ella Fitzgerald, Leontyne Price, Shirley Chisholm and many others. Each entry also includes a short biographical caption about the featured woman.

    Ages: 6 and up
    Price: $4.99
  25. The Story of Sacajawea Coloring Book

    Color vivid scenes from the life of Sacagawea, the Shoshone teenager who played an important role during the Lewis and Clark exploration of the great American Northwest. Includes realistic images of her childhood abduction by enemy tribesmen, her marriage to a French trader, her service during the expedition, and more. Let this historical figure make a striking picture for your Mighty Girl.

    Ages: 7 and up
    Price: $3.99
  26. Women in History Posters 3-Pack

    Celebrate inspiring women of history with this 3-pack of posters from Catherine and Sarah Satrun of the Satrun Twins' Art Shop! These 11 by 17 inch posters is printed on high-quality paper and signed by the artists. Each of them features 12 to 14 diverse women trailblazers, who made their marks in fields like science, activism, the arts, politics, exploration, and more. The colorful illustrations are sure to inspire kids (and adults!) to learn more about the contributions these women made to our world.

    Ages: All Ages
    Price: $45.00
  27. Jane Austen Crew Socks

    Pay tribute to one of the world's favorite authors with these socks from Socksmith! These colorful and elegant socks include a silhouette portrait, floral embellishment, and a favorite quote: "I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading!" With two background colors to choose from, lavender and steel blue, they're the perfect gift for any Austen fan. For another option, check out the Jane Austen Knee Socks, also for ages 13 and up.

    Ages: 13 and up
    Price: $8.00
  28. Women in Science - Jane Goodall Poster

    The inspiring Jane Goodall changed the world, first with her research into primatology that changed the way we think of what it means to be human, and then with her work in conservationism to protect our fragile planet. This tribute poster by artist Rachel Ignotofsky is available in 8 by 10 and 11 by 14 sizes, printed with archival inks and papers, and includes several facts about Goodall's life and work. Budding scientists will love this poster, as well as other from Ignotovsky's Women in Science series.

    Ages: 3 and up
    Price: $19.00
  29. Heroines of the American Revolution Coloring Book

    Stories of the men of the American Revolution are easy to find, but kids will be fascinated to learn that many women made their mark on this period of American history! This coloring book provides inspiring, detailed pictures to color, along with short biographies of some of these little-known but inspiring figures. They make a great addition to a history unit or the perfect gift for a history fan.

    Ages: 7 and up
    Price: $4.95
  30. Jane Austen Action Figure

    She changed minds about whether women can write and still remains one of the most important English novelists in history! This 5 1/4 inch Jane Austen action figure is articulated and depicts her in clothing suitable for her period; it includes two accessories for the figure, a quill pen and a copy of Pride and Prejudice, and comes in an illustrated window box that's perfect for gift giving.

    Ages: 10 and up
    Price: $12.99
  31. Gabby Douglas Doll

    Celebrate a gymnastics hero with this terrific Gabby Douglas doll that looks just like the Olympic gold medal winning athlete! This doll from the Barbie Collector line is modeled after Douglas herself and is fully poseable, so you can take her through all sorts of gymnastics moves in play, or set her up in dynamic poses for display. She comes wearing her signature stars-and-stripes leotard and a team warm-up suit. This doll will let any young gymnastics fan play out all of her Olympic dreams!

    Ages: 4 and up
    Price: $78.59
  32. Marie Curie Plush

    Time for science with this plush Marie Curie Little Thinker doll from the Unemployed Philosophers Guild, but be careful — we now know that radium is pretty dangerous! This beautifully detailed plush doll is 12" tall and comes holding a beaker from her latest experiment. It's the perfect gift for anyone who's been inspired by the first woman to win a Nobel Prize — and the only person ever to win Nobel Prizes in two scientific disciplines! For more products featuring this groundbreaking scientist, visit our Marie Curie Collection.

    Ages: 3 and up
    Price: Out of Stock
  33. Eleanor Roosevelt Plush

    This detailed plush of the remarkable Eleanor Roosevelt beautifully captures the spirit of this fascinating figure from US politics! This 12" plush Little Thinker doll from the Unemployed Philosophers Guild is dressed in a red dress, hat, pearls, and "fox" stole. For a smaller option, check out the Eleanor Roosevelt Finger Puppet / Magnet, perfect for the puppet theater or the magnet board! You can learn more about Roosevelt's life and work with the resources in our Eleanor Roosevelt Collection.

    Ages: 3 and up
    Price: Out of Stock
  34. Ada Lovelace Plush

    Ada Lovelace wrote the world's first algorithm to be performed by a computing machine — and now you can pay tribute to her with this high quality plush doll from the Unemployed Philosophers's Guild. This 11" plush has embroidered features to ensure this doll is safe even for young Mighty Girls. Fans of Lovelace can also get this Ada Lovelace Finger Puppet / Magnet! You can find more products featuring this technology pioneer in our Ada Lovelace Collection.

    Ages: 5 and up
    Price: Out of Stock
  35. Jane Austen Plush

    Pride and Prejudice, Sense and Sensibility, and more... Jane Austen left her mark on the literary world, and now she can be your companion with this Little Thinker doll from the Unemployed Philosophers Guild! This 11" plush doll depicts Austen in a morning dress, a popular outfit of her day. Fans of Austen will also love this Jane Austen Action Figure which comes complete with a quill pen. To learn more about Austen's remarkable life — or to introduce someone to her work — check out the resources in our Jane Austen Collection.

    Ages: 3 and up
    Price: Out of Stock
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