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
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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 supersmalls.com.

Nice Haul

Courtesy of Areaware

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

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, shoponceuponatime.com.

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 teeturtle.com.

Sneaky Tricks 

Courtesy of Skechers

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

Shaky Times

Courtesy of Guitar Center

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

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 bestbuy.com.

Game On

Courtesy of Dribble Up

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

Connected

Courtesy of LEGO

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

String Along 

Courtesy of LOOG

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

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 amazon.com.

Bright Stuff

Courtesy of YKRA

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

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 ambosstoys.com.

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 wonderandwise.com.


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