I enjoy gift giving possibly just as much as my kids enjoy opening their gifts. I know this because I start gift shopping early in the year, searching for deals and checking off my gift lists. Holiday excitement is contagious and it’s fun to create family traditions and make memories that my kids will remember for years to come.
My 4-year-old knows all about Christmas and looks forward to celebrating Baby Jesus’ birthday. She also eagerly lets us know which gifts are on her wish list. Both my girls (ages 2 & 4) love glitter, dress up and accessories. My own daughters are the inspiration behind this fun wish list of Christmas gift ideas for girls!
WellieWishers American Girl Doll Emerson
Just this fall (2016) American Girl released a fun new doll collection, the WellieWishers. This timeless doll collection includes five friends; Ashlyn, Camille, Emerson, Kendall, and Willa, each wearing a darling outfit and coordinating matching Wellie boots.
Emerson loves the spotlight and the spotlight loves her right back. She loves to make her friends smile with funny jokes, original dance routines, and show-stopping songs. This darling American Girl doll measures 14.5 inches, sized just right for younger girls. She has dark-brown eyes and black hair in curly pigtails. Her cute outfit includes a pink and purple striped top that ties on the side, a pink sparkle skirt with purple stars, and pink Wellie boots detailed with a ballet slipper design. WellieWishers are designed to be enjoyed by younger girls, one of my favorite things about these dolls. Their plastic and vinyl bodies are easy to dress and the clothes easily slip on and off. My four year old can dress her own WellieWisher doll. Emerson’s Wellie boots are also easy to pop on and off.
VTech Twinkle the Magical Unicorn
VTech is known for their interactive and imagination inspiring kids’ toys. So it’s no surprise that their latest toy release, Twinkle the Magical Unicorn, is fun, flashy, sparkly, musical, and even trots and makes unicorn sounds. The Fairy Prisma MagicPoint character sits on Twinkle’s back and interacts with you and the unicorn. Two MagicPoint locations bring Twinkle and the Go! Go! Smart Friends characters to life with fun phrases, lights and more; Twinkle’s light-up horn even changes color.
Twinkle the Magical Unicorn is a very interactive toy for kids who love color! Twinkle is a perfect interactive toy for my three kids under the age of 5. My baby can crawl after Twinkle as it “trots” along and my 2 year old is enamored with the sparkling lights and fun musical sounds. Twinkle the Magical Unicorn can walk, play music, and “eat” her golden carrot while she flaps her wings. The princess character Fairy Prisma can ride along on the unicorn’s back and interact with other VTech Smart Friends play sets too. Overall I love this toy and appreciate the fun and interactive sibling play time it encourages as all my kids play together.
PlayMonster Fairy Garden Playset
If your little girl likes flowers, gardening, and fairies, PlayMonster has the perfect play sets for her! My Fairy Garden play sets are available in several whimsical planter styles, each with accessories, mini gardening tools, seeds, and a fairy character. This Magical Cottage play set allows you to grow your own fairy garden and includes everything you need to plant, grow and play! The fairy house is accented with charming details such as moving doors, trickling water, and enchanting fun! Play with Freya the fairy and even make her fly using the attachable cord!
My Fairy Garden sets are a “green” and playful activity for ages 4 and up, available in styles My Fairy Garden Magical Cottage, My Fairy Garden Tree Hollow, My Fairy Garden Lily Pond.
Just Unique Boutique Holiday Dresses
Of course the holidays are the perfect time to dress up. Holiday parties, outings on the town, and trips in the car to see the Christmas lights are all fun opportunities to put on a sparkly dress and clip up your hair with a sparkly bow. Don’t forget to pair your dress with some stylish winter boots and a cozy jacket! My little girls love dressing up and Just Unique Boutique offers so many gorgeous holiday dress styles at affordable prices; you won’t be able to pick your favorite. This sequin embellished dress is perfect to wear over a long sleeve shirt, or on its own layered with a cozy wrap. Pair with cozy knit leggings and fashionable girls’ boots!
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Darling Livie & Luca Kids’ Shoes
Livie & Luca shoes inspire childhood fun and active play, with lots of kids shoe styles that are perfect for dress up and casual wear! I love their sparkly fabrics, silky leather, and die cut appliqued accents for girls, and dapper leathers and canvas for boys.
Piggy Paint Natural Nail Polish
While you’re dressing up, don’t forget to paint your nails with “natural as mud” Piggy Paint nail polish, designed especially for little girls. Piggy Paint nail polish comes in all colors of the rainbow including hues with sparkles and shimmer. The top coat gives your nails an extra seal to help the natural nail polish stay on longer, and Piggy Paint can be easily removed with Piggy Paint no-acetone, Eco-friendly nail polish remover. Piggy Paint also has darling kid-friendly nail stickers. All Piggy Paint products are non-toxic, and use a water-based formula that is virtually odorless, cruelty-free, made in the USA, vegan, and safe for pregnancy. Wear with Piggy Paint Basecoat or SOPHi PRIME + SHINE + SEAL System for awesome durability. See our full Piggy Paint natural nail polish review.
It’s Fancy to Be Me Personalized Book
You can personalize this It’s Fancy to Be Me book for your child, just one of many stories designed by I See Me! personalized children’s books. This darling book begins with your child’s name within the title and child’s headshot photo on the front. It features your child’s name many times throughout the story and the main character matches your child’s hair color and skin tone. This is such a cute book that’s customizable as a special gift for your child. My 2 year old loves books and loves accessories. She often specifically puts on a skirt to wear to bed. I’m so excited to watch her open this darling book on Christmas morning and I will enjoy reading it with her for years to come.
I hope you’ve been inspired by some of our gift ideas for little girls who love sparkle. Each of these brands are super awesome and these gift ideas for girls are very affordable and well worth the addition to your gift list. Your little girls will be delighted!
Katie is a writer and influencer based in beautiful Coeur d’Alane, Idaho. She enjoys DIY projects, photography, decorating and going on family adventures. She feels blessed to be a wife, a stay-at-home mom to three kids and a Pacific Northwest lifestyle blogger.