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Check out the latest Gifts for Kids & Teens on your list in our Annual Holiday Gift Guide!
Curious Chef – Curious Chef products are real utensils and cooking tools that are uniquely designed for young children. Each product is a result of years of testing and research to ensure they are functional and practical while remaining safe for kids.
2 Quart Mixing Bowl: Designed with a sturdy base and easy-grip handles. MSRP $8.99. Medium Nylon Plastic Knife: Designed to be tough on foods and safer on the skin than a metal blade. Also featuring an ergonomically designed handle, this knife is easier for little hands to grasp. MSRP $3.99
Delta Children Star Wars Deluxe Upholstered Chair– This Deluxe Upholstered Chair was crafted to resemble the Empire’s most fearsome fella, Darth Vader. Highlighting Vader’s iconic helmet with its cool silhouette, this comfy, fabric-covered chair also features bold graphics of Vader’s chest plate and belt that help bring the Dark Side to life. The hardwood frame and padded seat hold up to 100 pounds.
I am loving this chair! It will make a great addition to my son’s Star Wars-themed room, right in the corner of his little reading nook.
Teach My Preschooler Learning Kit Deluxe Version – each My Preschooler is the multi-award-winning all-in-one learning kit for preschoolers age 3 years+. The kit has everything for encouraging reading for kids and teaching preschoolers the basics. Teach My Preschooler is divided into four sections: Reading, Printing, Numbers to 100, Adding, and Subtracting. Developed with education consultant, Judith Rowlands, M Ed., Teach My Preschooler is designed to give preschoolers an early head start, develop fine motor skills, encourage parent-child interaction and increase school readiness skills.
JLab JBuddies Folding Kids Headphones – Let kids plug in comfortably with these kid-sized headphones that offer style and sound. The JBuddies Folding headphones, detailed with super-soft pillow cushions come with eight different 3-D character stickers to customize with their own style. The JBuddies offer safe-volume control, with built-in volume regulators, to ensure they never rock out past 85db.
Mother Bruce by Ryan T. Higgins – Bruce the bear likes to keep to himself. That, and eat eggs. But when his hard-boiled goose eggs turn out to be real, live goslings, he starts to lose his appetite. And even worse, the goslings are convinced he’s their mother. Bruce tries to get the geese to go south, but he can’t seem to rid himself of his new companions. What’s a bear to do?
Available on Amazon.com. MSRP $17.99
Kamik BootsStormin2 – These waterproof Winter Boots give total protection down to minus 22 degrees F! Lightweight and 100% waterproof Boots let kids play safely and comfortably outside. 23% lighter than other brands; Waterproof shell and 4-way stretch neoprene uppers; Easy-to-use adjustable all-weather collar closes tight, keeping elements out and heat in; Zeus Rubber 3-season outsole designed to grip and disperse snow, slush, and rain; Removable antibacterial footbed prevents stinky feet; Attached handles get Boots on in a flash; Each approx. 9 1/4″h., 14 3/4 ozs.
Star Wars: Droid Factory – Become a Star Wars droid expert and build your own BB-8, R2-D2, and C-3PO! With the Driod Factory, learn all sorts of fun facts about many different Star Wars droids and even build a few. This kit includes a paperback book, instructions and press-outs to construct your droids, collectible Star Wars stickers, a poster, and two wind-up bases to make R2-D2 and BB-8 move!
GameBand for MineCraft – The perfect holiday gift for any self-respecting Minecrafter! Simply plug Gameband into the USB port of any Windows, Mac, or Linux computer, launch the Gameband App, and then enjoy endless fun creating and playing your favorite game. Featuring ultra-fast, long-lasting hardware, Gameband saves your Worlds and also backs them up onto our secure, cloud-based servers. Gameband ships with the PixelFurnace App which lets you customize it with messages, images, and animations and share them. Gameband comes pre-loaded with stunning maps from Seth Bling, Hypixel, and Dragnoz.
Available on Amazon.com. MSRP $79.99
K’nex Battle Bow Building Set – Build 4 different blaster and target models in one set with the Battle Bow! Fires up to 75 feet! Set includes K’NEX rods and connectors plus special parts to create different blasters: 1 blaster chamber, 2 skull dart holders, 1 quick fit grip, 1 preload ring, and 5 foam darts. In addition to the main Battle Bow model, you can download instructions for 3 alternate blasters and buildable targets. Most models can be built one at a time. Compatible with the entire K-FORCE Build and Blast™ line.
Roominate RV – Inspire the girls in your life to create and become their own engineer with this Roominate RV toy. Your child can design her own RV whether it be for travel, a food truck, or a “tiny house”….the possibilities are left up to her imagination. Each Roominate RV includes 1 RV chassis, 2 RV sides, 40 furniture building pieces, 24 connectors, 8 wheels, 2 axles, 4 axle holders, 2 motors, 2 battery packs, 1 screwdriver, 1 sheet of stickers, and 1 doll.
Uncle John’s Do-It-Yourself Journal for Infomaniacs Only – This amazing interactive book is bulging with mind-blowing information and stuffed with puzzling questions designed to build boys’ brains. Every page offers fascinating facts plus plenty of space for boys to fill with their own thoughts, drawings, lists, inventions, found facts, comic adventures, and totally mad musings. Build knowledge. Expand creative and critical thinking skills. And — best of all — have 176 pages of infomaniacal F-U-N! Also available is The Do-It-Yourself Diary for girls.
Available on Amazon.com. MSRP $13.95
Personalized Star Wars: The Force Inside Book – The folks at Put Me In The Story will do just that, feature you or your gift recipient in their very own Star Wars book. “First Yoda, Anakin Skywalker, Mace Windu, Luke Skywalker, and Princess Leia ask questions to guide you and help you become a Jedi Master. Remember, as a Jedi, you will feel the Force flowing through you. Then the dark side of the Force will try to sway you – flip the book over and meet General Grievous, Darth Vader, Count Dooku, Darth Maul, and Darth Sidious. Each side reveals your rank among the Jedi and Sith with a personalized certificate and poster with your picture!”
Available at PutMeInTheStory.com. MSRP $39.99.
Teach My Preschooler The Time Learning Set – This set helps preschoolers learn how to tell time by introducing hours, minutes, analog time, digital time, and time vocabulary. Using a wipe-off teaching clock, book, and digital time maker, preschoolers can master telling time quickly! The set encourages telling time games, numeracy, counting, decoding, hand-eye coordination, fine motor skills, and parent-child interaction.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens, “Force Trio” HD Silk Touch Throw Get ready to join the Force Trio in Episode 7 with this brand new Star Wars High Definition Silk Touch Throw. This colorful and fun throw is made out of a brand new material that feels like silk to the touch! Featuring your new favorite Star Wars characters, this amazingly soft and warm throw will instantly become your favorite throw to cuddle with when The Force Awakens! Measures approx. 46”x 60”
The Art of Halo 5: Guardians – This deluxe art book chronicles the creative and breathtaking art of the worlds, vehicles, and characters of Halo 5: Guardians, with exclusive details behind the creation of returning characters such as the Arbiter and the Master Chief himself. Complete with commentary from 343 Industries, The Art of Halo 5: Guardians is the ultimate exploration of the intricate creature design and groundbreaking gameplay that define the Halo experience. (208 pages, Insight Editions, October 27, 2015)
FireTek Zeon Bow – The ultimate foam bow & arrows, now with blazing light-up power! Fire up the zonic blaze whistling arrows. Hook the arrows in the fast load loops, then READY, AIM, FIRE! Watch as they light up the sky and scream through the air up to 145 feet!
Laser Pegs SuperCopter Building Set Lighted Educational Construction Set – With the Laser Pegs SuperCopter, you can build over 30 models with this 1 set. Build the light-up SuperCopter Helicopter, Solar Voyager, Alien Beast, and 27 more light-up models! Comes with 205 total pieces, 36 Laser Pegs, 169 translucent construction bricks, and a triangle power base. Compatible with any bricks. A fun building set for any brick lover!
Brick Flicks: 60 Iconic Movie Scenes and Posters to Make from LEGO by Warren Elsmore – Recreated iconic scenes from the world’s most famous films will have movie fans and LEGO lovers delighted in the brick-by-brick recreations of scenes from Raiders of the Lost Ark, Planet of the Apes, Rocky, Grease, King Kong, Lawrence of Arabia, and many others.
Chapters cover action and adventure, science fiction and horror, drama and classics, as well as musicals and comedy. More than 100 gorgeous full-color photos of his creations, commentary on how they were made along with interesting facts about the movies themselves. Enjoy easy-to-follow instructions for recreating many of the iconic scenes yourself!
Minecraft Story Mode – This new game is like a playable television show based on your favorite game, where YOU are the star, and your choices and actions decide how the story is told. You are Jesse, and you and your friends are thrown into an awe-inspiring adventure to save the world. While visiting EnderCon, your gang stumbles on something dreadful. Terror is unleashed, and your only hope is to track down the “Order of the Stone”, a fabled group of adventurers who slew the legendary Ender Dragon. In a race against time, you will travel across the over-world, through the Nether, to The End, and beyond.
Star Wars Decorated R2D2 Sweater – Kids will go crazy this Christmas season and have a good time wearing this ugly Star Wars Christmas sweater to the holiday party, or school concert. Think how festive they will look attending the movie when it opens this month!
Guardians of the Galaxy Intergalactic Headphones – Protect your little one’s hearing with these Headphones. Featuring character graphics and styling from the movie Guardians of the Galaxy, these headphones have an adjustable headband for a soft, comfortable fit. These high-quality headphones connect to any audio device so children as young as 3 years can enjoy their favorite DVDs and video games at home or on the go.
Available at eKids.com. MSRP $19.99
Remote-Control Machines Animals – Construct a whole zoo’s worth of remote-controlled animals with mechanical insides covered by colorful plastic “skins.” The animals all move using different mechanisms, each one mimicking the movement of the real animal it represents. A two-button remote control unit moves the small, lightweight motor forward and in reverse, allowing the models to move forward or backward.