Holiday Hot List: 5 Unique Gifts for Kids
If your inner Santa is stumped this year we’ve got some ideas for you. These five unique gifts will appeal to almost any child (and some of the adults too!).
If “What Does the Fox Say?” is on a continuous loop in your house, your kids will love these animal inspired costumes/pajamas from Kigs. Japanese style animal costumes (also known as kigurumis) are all the rage in the UK, and now they’re coming stateside with eight fun animal creatures will have your kids trying to figure out what the penguin and red panda say… Get them at kigurumi.com
Kid Trax is the ultimate driving experience for kids and sure to be top of their wish list this holiday season. What better gift for kids to unwrap than a truly life-like Dodge Ram Dully, a sleek and shiny SRT Viper GTS, a cute black and pink Volkswagen Beatle, or a bright yellow Caterpillar bulldozer? Kid Trax ride-on vehicles offer real car looks and real car features with a focus on quality, safety, value and innovation. Each car comes equipped with a working FM radio with MP3 Player jack; opening driver and passenger side doors; an authentic two-tone dash with chrome rim and details, LED running lights and real-time engine sounds. Ride-Ons range from $179.99 to $369.99 and are available this holiday season at Target and Walmart stores.
Brooklyn-based Hazel Village creates organic cotton dolls inspired by woodland creatures that just beg to be cuddled – there are even tiny dresses, hats, and coats to dress your new BFF. Available locally at The Beehive in Fairfield.
Little explorers will have everything they need for adventure at their fingertips with an Outdoor Explorers kit – magnifying glass, explorer’s journal, colored pencils for sketching and recording their discoveries included. At Blue Star Bazaar in Wilton.
Whimsies Dollhouse Shop in Greenwich is a throwback to days gone by – real wooden dollhouses to build yourself or purchase fully completed. Budding archtiects and interior designers will be thrilled with the selection of lighting, wallpapers, throw rugs, furniture – every imaginable feature for dollhouse living (and no plastic in sight!).