Christmas is a special time of year, especially when you have tiny toddlers in the family. While some may call the age the ‘terrible twos’, toddlerhood is one of the most exciting times in a child’s life.
It’s the type where they typically learn to count, form sentences and understand new levels of sensory experiences. Most importantly however, it’s when they begin to believe in Santa Claus, making the festive season all the more enjoyable. It means you can spoil your tiny humans to their favourite toys, clothes or anything else their hearts desire.
Super dad David Beckham said it best. ‘I love getting stuff for the kids because in the end Christmas is all about them and my family are easy to buy for because they are all so into music,’ he revealed in an interview with Metro. However, that isn’t always the case for the rest of us.
In fact, finding the perfect Christmas present for the toddlers in your family can be quite the challenge. Particularly if you want it to be something useful, educational or maybe even eco-friendly. That’s why we’ve taken it upon ourselves to make it that little bit easy for you this year but rounding up the best gift ideas on offer.
From adorable sleep suits, blankets and cuddly toys, to luxury rockers (that any child will love), cute building blocks and the pink floral baby trainers of dreams. Here are twelve of the best Christmas gift ideas for toddlers.
BLANKET, £54.95 thebonniemob.com
ROCKER, £399, maisondeux.com
LIGHT BOX, £24.95, alittlelovelycompany.nl
ECO-FRIENDLY PLAYHOUSE, £70, hulkiplay.com
SHOWER GEL and nappy CREAM, £10 each, Linea Mamma Baby, en.smallable.com
SLEEP SUIT, £22.50, Toby Tiger, shop.tate.org.uk
POSTER, £20, mathildecabanas.com
CUDDLY TOY, £37.90, steiff.com
TEPEE, £109.95, en.mokee.eu
BUILDING BLOCKS, £40, madeandgood.com
TRAINERS, £32, cathkidston.com
WALL DECORATION, £18, merimeri.co.uk
Compiled by Nicole Gray. Additional research: Charlotte Page and Sarah-Rose Harrison. Photographs: Natasha Pszenicki