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What do you buy for those young girls who have grown past the stage of toys but who aren’t quite women. This is our top round up of suggestions:
The Lost Magician: £6.99, The Survival Game: £7.99 And Nevermore: £12.99
The English teacher in me loves nothing more than buying new novels at Christmas, and these three are excellent choices this year. The Lost Magician is a book that will delight fantasy lovers. Set in 1945, the protagonists have lived through the Blitz, then step into an adventure destined to change not only their lives but the fate of the world forever. The Survival Game is a story that deals with climate change, boarders and survival but it’s also a book about kindness, understanding and people. A book that will be loved not only by young people but by adults as well. Nevermoor has amongst its accolades the 2018 Waterstones Children’s Book Prize. A book about an eleven year old girl cursed (and saved from that curse), it’s a book that will particularly delight lovers of Harry Potter.
Grey Storage Trunks – Set Of Two: £59.99
For the Tween or Teen who loves her space to look nice these gorgeous storage trunks make the perfect gift. To sum them up in three words, they are epitomise spacious style. Ideal for storing treasures, and keeping surfaces tidy, these are a gift that will delight both youngsters and their parents.
Impulse Limited Edition Body Mists: £6 Each
For girls who just start stating to think about their own personal hygiene Impulse’s new limited edition body mists in collaboration with Instagram stars and designs focusing on the latest trends of glitter, mermaids, unicorns and candy are sure to make the process more fun. Why not treat them to something that will help them feel good about themselves this Christmas?
Project Mc2 Ultimate Makeover Bag: £54.99
For budding scientists, who also have an interest in makeovers this fantastic makeover bag by Project Mc2 is a fantastic choice this Christmas. With everything girls need to create their very own make up collection, it’s the perfect way to promote creativity and show youngsters that science can be cool. With a smart phone holder, it’s a set that will also be enjoyed by budding Youtubers either to watch tutorials or to create their very own.
Millie Marotta’s Wildlife Wonders £9.99
The ideal gift for young girls who would benefit from some ‘me time’. Millie Marotta’s Wildlife Wonders grown up colouring books are the perfect relaxation activity. The stunning designs and intricate patterns mean this is a fantastic solution for those who need to think about something proactive during times of anxiety.
Nail-a-Peel -Deluxe Kit: £29.99
For young girls wanting to experiment with creating works of art on their nails, Nail-a-Peel is a fantastic choice. And with its fantastic variety of colours the deluxe kit is the perfect introduction to the range. Containing everything a budding nail artist needs to get started including five gel polishes, three nail decor tubes, nail tray and squeegee tool, five design tips, three brush applicators, three nail wheels, manicure and design tools and 50 nail adhesives this is a set that will give hours of fun. Even better as the nails are reusable, it’s a set that will last for as long as your child wants it to.
Personalised Christmas Sweet Hamper: £39.99
If you are looking for a show stopper of a gift this Christmas, this personalised sweet hamper is hard to beat. It’s hard to imagine any child (or indeed any adult) not being wowed by this fantastic selection. The personalised touch, shows that this is a gift that thought has truly gone into, whilst the fact that thehigh quality basket is literally overflowing with goodies will mean that this is a gift that will last well beyond the day.
Adonit Pro 3 Universal Stylus: £29.99
Perfect for Tweens and Teens who enjoy completing school work electronically, the Adonis Pro 3 Universal Stylus gives a level of accuracy impossible to achieve with your finger alone. It’s cleverly designed cap make it easy to carry around without risk of damage, and is it’s equally suited to both drawing and making notes. So if you’re looking for a gift that will make a young person want to study next year, this is a fantastic gadget to make them want to do exactly that.
A History Of Pictures For Children By David Hockney & Martin Gayford: £14.95
For those who love art this beautiful book is hard to beat. Taking a selection of iconic works of art, Hockney and Gayford adopt a conversational style to take their readers on a journey from cave paintings to art created on phone cameras. A real strength of this book is its internal layout, which makes even the most complex concepts feel manageable.
My Ballet Box: £30/ month
Ideally suited to those who love to dance, My Ballet Box is a monthly subscription service which will ensure their passion will be reinforced each month. Filled with a selection of different dance related items each month, it’s a gift that will delight young girls. And as it’s filled with items that are both beautiful and practical it will please their parents too. If you’re looking for a gift that will keep on giving long after Christmas Day has passed, this really is an excellent choice.
Sphero Mini: £38.05
For the technology loving Tween or Teen, Sphero Mini is a fantastic choice. It’s a tiny toy, with a huge personality. This app enabled teeny tiny robot, can be programmed to do all kinds of cool things, and coming complete with its own obstacle course, hours of fun are guaranteed as Tweens and Teens master its range of moods. Guaranteed to impress even the coolest of youngsters, this is one toy they definitely won’t be too old for.
Cienna Rose Enriched Nail Lacquer: £9.00/ bottle
If the Tween or Teen in your life is a lover of beauty, they are bound to love the fantastic range of enriched nail lacquers from Cienna Rose. Coming in a wide range of colours to suit every personality type, catering for those who like their beauty products to be understated, right up to those determined to make a statement.
Go Ape: £90 for a Zip Trekking Adventure For Two (other packages are available)
For the adventure loving Teen or Tween you can’t go wrong with a Go Ape voucher. Before you know it they will be swinging through the trees, either with you or with friends, quite literally having the time of their life. What better way to create fantastic memories together – memories that really will last a lifetime.
Cinema Light Box: €19.95
Teens and Tweens love to make a statement to the world, and there is nowhere better to do that than on their very own Cinema Light Box. Perfect for those all important selfie shots in their room as well as leaving messages to their family. With 90 different letters, numbers, symbols and blank plates, the only limit is their imagination. Even better as the box can be wall mounted there is no need to find a surface to sit it on.
For the movie loving Teen, this stylish Hollywood Mirror is sure to wow them on Christmas morning. What better way to enable their dreams of life on the stage or screen than to present the with this iconic gift. Even better because it’s dual powered, you can choose to use either batteries or a USB cable, meaning working out where to put it in their room will be as easy as can be.
For Teens and Tweens who love to solve mysteries Kryptos is the perfect gift this Christmas. Small in size yet big stature, this game will have yougsters cracking codes and planning their next move. A game of strategy which will be enjoyed by all those who are competitive and enjoy getting the better of their enemies.