The Best Gifts for Kids At Assorted Ages

Embellished sneakers, a smart basketball that helps you improve your skills, and more in our 2021 Holiday Gift Guide

Even if they’re too old to believe in Saint Nick, they’ll still love hot wheels or really cool kicks.

Shine On

Courtesy of Super Smalls

Sold as a pair, these blingy hats are perfect for sharing between friends, siblings, or even mother and child. Snowball Fight beanie hat set, $43 at

Nice Haul

Courtesy of Areaware

These tractor-trailers have fun connective magnets for kids, plus a sleek design for parents. Hovers tractors, $55 at

Book It

Courtesy of Abrams

The Iggy Peck, Architect author’s latest is an uplifting tale of artistic expression. Aaron Slater, Illustrator, $19 at Once Upon A Time, 2207 Honolulu Ave., Montrose,

Tok Star

Courtesy of Tee Turtle

This TikTok-famous, doll can be turned inside out to change its color and expression. Reversible octopus plushie, $12 at

Sneaky Tricks 

Courtesy of Skechers

These shoes change color when you flip their sequins. Flip-kicks, $64 at

Shaky Times

Courtesy of Guitar Center

Toddlers can’t resist fruity fun instruments. Nino four-piece fruit shaker set, $29

Video Star

Courtesy of Rode

With a tripod, LED light, and microphone, teens can take their vlogs to the next level. RØDE vlogger kit, $150 at

Game On

Courtesy of Dribble Up

This smart basketball and app allow players to practice their skills on their own.
$60 at


Courtesy of LEGO

Lego’s latest lets kids use tiny pieces to create unique wall decor. Art Project Create Together, $120 at

String Along 

Courtesy of LOOG

This tiny guitar comes with flash cards, an app, and Zoom lessons for easy learning. Loog Mini, $89 at

Ear and Now

Courtesy of Razer, Inc.

A cute Bluetooth gaming headset is a purrfect gift for older kids. Razer Kraken BT Kitty Bluetooth headset, $150 at

Bright Stuff

Courtesy of YKRA

Handcrafted in Hungary, this vibrant retro backpack is an ideal size for kids. Ykra Scout, $68 at

Viva Vespa

Courtesy of Ambosstoys

This award-winning toy for ages one to five is a really sweet ride. Primo Ride On Kids Toy Classic, $200 at

Inner Peace

Courtesy of Wonder & Wise by Asweets

With monkey bars, a swing, a hoop, a slide, and more, this big-ticket item will keep preschoolers from climbing the walls when stuck inside. Stay-at-Home Play-at-Home Gym, $849 at

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