Are you looking for some great last minute Christmas gift ideas for kids? We’re sharing some of our top holiday gift ideas for cute and exciting gifts for kids this holiday season. It’s not too late to surprise them with the latest toys and books!
We’re all about Christmas gifts that spark imagination, fun, and play. Check out these ideas for your holiday shopping!
13 Exciting Christmas Gifts for Kids in 2022
- Cat Kid Comic Club: Collaborations Book: A fun read for kids who love the Cat Kid and Dog Man series. “The Cat Kid Comic Club learns to collaborate in this creative, funny, and insightful graphic novel by Dav Pilkey, the author and illustrator of Dog Man.” Sold at local and online bookstores.
- Rainbow High Series 4 Fashion Dolls: Meet the Rainbow High Series 4 Fashion Dolls – Jewel Richie, Coco Vanderbalt, Lila Yamamoto, Delilah Fields, Mila Berrymore, and Meena Fleur. These beautiful trendsetters are full of fashionable surprises! Sold at Amazon, Walmart, Indigo and other toy stores.
- Forina Green Jellyfish by Squishmallow: We’re super smitten with this adorable jellyfish! This ultra-squeezable plush is made with high quality and ultra-soft materials – it’s the perfect addition to your kids’ collection! Sold at Indigo and Amazon.
- Mega Pokemon Pikachu: Build the most detailed and elaborate Pikachu to-date with this fully mechanized building set, that includes a display case and a rocky path that becomes ‘animated’ when the toy is activated. Complete the model and turn the crank to set legs, feet and tail in motion for a truly authentic experience. It comes with 1092 bricks and pieces combine with all MEGA Pokémon building sets and are compatible with other name brands. Sold at Indigo, Amazon, and Walmart.
- Color and Cut Masks: Unicorns: How fun are these! For the kids who loves to craft and play make-believe. Comes with 10 cute masks to cut out, colour and play with. Sold at Indigo.
- Hot Wheels Action Spiral Speed Crash: Do you have someone on your holiday list who is obsessed with cars? This is THE TOY for them! The Hot Wheels® Action Spiral Speed Crash™ Track Set whips up high-octane thrills in a 29″ tall track set with multiple crash zones and motorized booster. Drive the included Hot Wheels® vehicle up to the booster and watch it continuously whip down the spiral. To increase the challenge, add more vehicles to this Hot Wheels® track set to up the suspense and create an epic collision in 1 of 3 crash zones. Sold at Indigo, Toys R Us, and Amazon.
- Na! Na! Na! Surprise dolls: These dolls are fashionable and fun for imaginative playtime. They are a soft fashion doll with a collectible clip-on pom purse. This series features a beautiful, soft, and poseable doll with unique printed details that comes with a convenient pom clip that can attach to a backpack or a larger purse. Sold at Amazon, Indigo, and Walmart.
- Octonauts S1 Octopod Playset: “The Octopod is the perfect home for your Octocrew, Gups & Terra-Gups and features a Net Launcher that can be launched from the top of the Octopod or removed for launching away from the HQ! There is also a Claw that attaches to the Figures to rescue creatures and also comes with a Spyglass accessory.” Sold at Toys R Us, Mastermind Toys, and Walmart.
- The Original 3×3 Rubik’s Cube: Back on trend, the Rubik’s Cube is having a fresh moment amongst kids. This classic problem-solving cube is a great add-on gift for kids this Christmas. Sold at book stores and toy stores.
- The Sour Grape by Jory John: An adorable read for younger kids! “The Sour Grape holds grudges for every reason under the sun. Lime never returned a scarf they borrowed? Grudge! Orange never called back? Grudge! But when a friend holds a grudge against the Sour Grape without listening to an explanation, the Sour Grape realizes how unfair grudges can be. Could a bunch of forgiveness and compassion be enough to turn a sour grape sweet?” Sold at book stores.
- Sticky Bubble Blobbies – Christmas Edition: “With 3 cute characters to collect, including a glow-in-the dark Yeti, these festive fidget balls are a fun way to bust boredom and keep kids busy during the holidays.” Sold at toy stores.
- JW Thrash ‘N Devour Tyrannosaurus Rex™ dinosaur figure: For the kiddo who is a huge fan of dinosaurs! This one is 21 inches long and has enhanced chomp and thrashing actions, roaring and thrashing sounds and comes with a cool marbleized look! Press the button on the tail for a mighty ROAR! Lift the tail up and the T. Rex bends down to pick up 3.75 inch human or dinosaur action figures. Move the tail down and it swallows the human figures whole! Then manipulate the tail to create dramatic thrashing action and sounds. Bring the T. Rex TO LIFE with extended digital play using Augmented Reality! Dare to see how REAL dinosaur play can get! Just scan the hidden DNA code with any smart device to unlock the AR experiences in the free Jurassic World Facts app. Smart device not included. Sold at Canadian Tire, Indigo, and Toys R Us.
- Pokemon Trainer Trivia: This game will keep kids on their toes! “With 1,000 questions to turn you and your friends into real Pokémon experts. Try to beat your top Pokémon trivia score in Single Player mode or challenge your friends in Multiplayer mode.” Sold at Mastermind Toys, Indigo, and Walmart.
Toys, Book, Plushies, and Games, Oh My!
When it comes to choosing the perfect Christmas gifts for kids, we ask the experts – kids! Leading up to Christmas, we get the scoop from our kids on the latest toys, books, plushies and games. Of course the last week before Christmas, they always drop new hints and come up with a few more items to add to their list! Do your kids do that too?
Thankfully, many fast-shipping online retailers and local toy and book stores have these trendy gifts still available.
Happy holiday shopping!
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