When it comes to finding gifts for 10 year old girls, there isn’t a “one-size-fits-all” option. We have delightful gift-giving ideas from DIY baskets to teeny collectibles to tablet computers. And of course, we have dolls. As diverse and unique as today’s “tween-agers” are, you’re bound to find a perfect fit in our collection.
Who said girls didn’t like LEGO? They lied. The LEGO Friends Heartlake Hospital building set is so appealing with all the quality and design features you’ve come to expect from LEGO, plus small details designed to win a girl’s heart. Like pretty flowers. Figures include Dr. Patel and Olivia, who reinforce women’s career choices.
American Girl WellieWishers dolls are spectacular and relatable. Camille is lovely in shimmering mermaid colors and cute little fishy wellies. She has ocean-blue eyes, a cute little freckle, and is a discreet confidante with blonde girl-next-door charm. If your American girl is looking for a new best friend, Camille is eager to make her acquaintance.
Kids are encouraged to be change-makers with this littleBits Base Inventor Kit. Whether they want to improve their bedroom or save the world, first they need to be able to bring their ideas to life, starting with these 12 activities, from creating a Stuff Protector to making a Trash Chomper.
With a kid-proof case, this Fire HD 10 can withstand bumps during enthusiastic play. And that’s not the only feature that’s been designed with youngsters in mind – the Kid Edition of Amazon’s popular tablet has a kid-safe browser and easy-to-use parental controls to protect them online.
With the Q-BA-Maze 2.0 Starter Stunt Set, kids can connect the interlocking pieces in endless configurations to create a souped-up marble run. And with double-exit pieces to build in to the run, when the marbles are dropped in to the top, who knows where they’ll come out?
If your kids love to doodle, they can learn to sketch and write like a pro with this smART Sketcher Projector – the step-by-step guide helps kids through the preloaded activity packs, which use curriculum-based content along with youngsters’ own photographs to support STEM learning.
A New York Times’ bestseller, Inside Out and Back Again follows the story of Hà, a young refugee fleeing Vietnam after the fall of Saigon to live in Alabama. Although they may be worlds apart, girls will be able to relate to this coming-of-age tale, written in verse.
Harry Potter fans won’t be able to get enough of this LEGO Hogwarts and Whomping Willow building kit. The 753-piece set also includes the iconic blue, flying Ford Anglia car; kids must avoid the spinning branches of the tree to help the Harry and Ron minifigures get to school.
By introducing the rules of coding through games, programming for youngsters is made easy with the Makeblock mBot Robot Kit. Kids can drag and drop commands to their sidekick through the mBlock Blockly app., and as the platform is compatible with LEGO, they can also program objects they’ve built out of bricks.
These aren’t like the circuits you learnt how to build in science class; Squishy Circuits use two play doughs to conduct power from a battery-pack to an LED or motor. Each set includes two ounces of play dough, as well as a recipe so kids can make more from household ingredients.
The popular game of Monopoly has been given a makeover with this Fortnite edition. Players can pick from 27 different characters before going head-for-head, claiming locations, challenging opponents and trying to avoid the Storm. Just like in the video game, the last player standing is the winner.
If your kids get a kick out of pretending to be secret agents, they won’t be able to get enough of this Chrono Bomb game. They must navigate the string ‘laser field’ to defuse the bomb without knocking the string, in this tense race against the clock.
You don’t need a board for a game of Monopoly. Start trading property with other players on-the-go with this Monopoly Deal card game – kids must be the first to collect 3 sets of property in different colors, earning and swapping houses, as well as collecting rent.
This Hamzer Portable Electric Keyboard Piano has standard-size keys to ensure that the quality of the sound is as professional as the smart, black design. Kids can practice single and fingered chords as they learn to play popular songs, using the playback assists function to track their progress.
If you’re struggling to get the kids to sit around the dining table, with this world map coloring table cloth they’ll be in their seats, crayon in hand. And when they’ve colored in every continent, put it in the wash to give them a blank canvas they can start working on again.
You may forever be telling your kids to stop playing with their food, but with these sports mugs, it’s encouraged. Whether they’re in to basketball or hockey, sports fans can set themselves up for the day with a wholesome breakfast from one of these giant mugs.
Not only is it pink, this Crayola Fabulous Art Kit is filled with arts and crafts supplies, from glitter crayons to colored pencils. Youngsters can experiment with the different mediums in this set, sketching, coloring and painting to bring their ideas to life on the page.
We thought the Shopkins couldn’t get any cuter, until they did! The Season 6 Chef Pack contains ten adorable Shopkins items, plus two hiding in the cookbooks. It’s fun to collect all the recipes, scan the Shopkins with a downloadable app, and discover the hidden Limited Edition app character. They get kids thinking about cooking.
The next generation of Disney, as featured in the “Disney Descendants” movie, is available to star in your child’s own production. Decked out in their fancy coronation outfits, Mal and Ben are the “it” couple and accustomed to the spotlight. They sound like suitable candidates in your search for gifts for 10 year old girls.
LEGO brings the Arendelle castle from “Frozen” to your home, complete with a frosty slide. The icy details are amazing, and of course, it’s LEGO so it’s compatible with other building sets. Mini-figurines include Elsa and Anna, who love chilling with Olaf and three mini-snowmen. It’s so cool, your kids will never “let it go.”
Donatina shows off her two Shopkins and invites your youngster to join her in a VIP Chef Club shopping expedition via the downloadable app. The Shoppies credit card adds to the play-pretend fun. Besides shopping and baking, of course, Donatina enjoys having her hair brushed, exchanging recipes, and girl talk. She’s your kid’s new bestie!
Evie and Carlos are fashion-forward teens and know how to have a good time. This darling duo from “Disney Descendants” has the experience to step into the spotlight to re-enact your kiddo’s favorite scenes from the movie or to steal the show in her original production or runway exhibit. Their wickedly awesome accessories are included.
Your child will squeal with delight when you choose the Aurora World Miyoni plush pink pig. If you know your plushies, you recognize the Aurora brand and know each doll in the Miyoni collection is lovingly handmade to be unique. This adorable piggy is no exception with details like curlicue tail and cute little trotters.
When you play “Sleeping Queens,” you’ll find out a dragon is the good guy and a knight is less than noble. A wand reduces potions, and the jester’s oddly mobile. A queen will slumber safe and sound until a king shall save her. To be the champion of the game your nerve must never waver!
LEGO Elves Elvendale School of Dragons features a classroom for Miku, the baby dragon, to master the three Rs along with all the dragon skills Tidus Storm, the dragon trainer, can teach her. Miku learns fast when there are cookies at stake. Plus, it’s fun to fly on the zip line or climb a tree.
When it comes to collectibles, Funko POP figures are the go-to choice for discerning toy lovers. Your young “Frozen” fan will adore this Elsa figure – she’s so cool, with rosy cheeks and a snowball; maybe she’ll thaw out and want to build a snowman after all. Elsa is a must-have in any collection.
Briar Beauty is elegant in her dramatic ensemble from the “Spring Unsprung” movie. The darling of Ever After High is breathtaking in her role and is ready for her close-up or to re-enact favorite scenes from the series. The detailed accessories include a ring for your little princess to wear as well as Briar’s accoutrements.
Sugar and spice and everything nice is a good start, but today’s girls are made of much more. Curiosity, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills are challenged with the Think Fun roller coaster game. Kids connect track pieces to build 40 multi-level roller coaster challenges. As long as the car completes the run, it’s a win.
If you’re shopping for plush toy gifts for 10 year old girls, the Aurora World “Dreaming of You Unicorn” is a plushy that’s sure to impress even the most discerning child. Furry accents, delicate colors, and a sparkling horn give this lovely creature a touch of magic. This is the one she’s been dreaming of.
It’s “Thronecoming” at Ever After High and Apple White is in the running for Thronecoming Queen. Apple is enchanting in her shimmering gown and regal accessories; even at a masquerade, she is stunning and confident in her charm. Any fan of the Ever After High series needs to have this magnificent doll in her collection.
Cedar Wood is rocking an awesome style from the “Spring Unsprung” movie. She won’t lie – it’s fun to be a fashionista, and she has a ring for your favorite junior lady to wear. With wavy hair and wood-grain dress, she’s able to branch out from Ever After High and re-enact favorite scenes from the series.
Do you know a girl obsessed with mermaids? Imagine her delight when you choose the Aurora World Morgana Mermaid. She’s part of the Sea Sparkles collection and features their signature sparkly fabrics to enhance her tail. Morgana wears a “jeweled” top and long blue-black hair. Style and mystery in one doll to enchant and delight.
Little Live Pets turtles are as fascinating as real animals, without the responsibility or consequences. Jules is adorable with a treasure chest design on her shell and a baby turtle who hitches a ride on her back. In water, Jules will swim, then walk when she’s back on dry land. Two pets and no worries.
This is a tea party like no other. Madeline Hatter from Ever After High is ready to pour for her friends. Besides the doll, the set includes a bench, tea set, and a golden tree which your favorite girl can use to display her baubles. Madeline even has a teacup ring to start her off.
Even the Shopkins know it’s good to get some exercise. Eight cute Shopkins are featured in this gym fashion set, along with a gym locker, lock, and bench. When you’re training as a marathon shopper, you want to take your physical fitness routine seriously. What collection would be complete without this adorable set?
The Fire 7 tablet – now with Alexa – is the perfect first tablet if you’re thinking about gifts for 10 year old girls. There’s very little this tough tablet can’t handle, including dozens of apps, games, videos, and Ebooks. A young lady may not need a personal assistant; but this is the next best thing.
Figure skating and ice hockey both take place at the LEGO Friends Snow Resort Ice Rink. This building kit is fun to put together, then play-pretend any number of chilly adventures. Stephanie and Nate mini-figures can battle it out on the ice or relax with Moka the bunny and a mug of hot chocolate.
Superheroes always look splendid, and that’s no accident. The DC Super Hero Girls Fashion Sketch Portfolio is a magnificent tool for aspiring designers to keep the DC ladies looking fashionable. Stencils, stickers, and loads of ideas let your child explore the wonderful world of tailor-made costumes while developing an eye for design and artistic skills.
Trolls are colorful. Well, the trolls from the “Trolls” movie, not the ones under the bridge. That makes them ideal for a delightful scrapbooking kit from Crayola. After all, who knows color better? Everything a young artist or crafter needs for creating a magical masterpiece is included in a well-organized and durable carrying case.
The LEGO Friends Heartlake Hair Salon building kit is a great addition to any LEGO community. Mini-figures like to be well-groomed and up-to-date on the latest styles just like we do. All the furnishings and accessories needed for a well-appointed salon are included to make sure your child’s pretend experience is a quality one.
Shopville parties are legendary, and now you can choose the Wedding Party collection from the “Join The Party” theme packs for your best shopping buddy. Eight adorable Shopkins coordinate so all the details are in place when it’s time to march down the proverbial aisle. In addition, the wedding table and wedding gift box are splendid.
Check out this “thriller”! Monster High participates in an exchange program so Lagoona Blue has her passport and travel diary at the ready. A ghoul has to be ready for exciting adventures, and Lagoona’s opportunity to soak up “Madread” is the “fin-ishing” touch to an amazing education. Her traveling outfit is to DIE for.
Is the apple of your eye ready for her first tablet computer? The Apple iPad has a generous 9.7-inch display, 32 gigabytes of memory, and can run dozens of apps. Your child will enjoy music, videos, games, and FaceTime with friends and loved ones. Entertaining, educational, and esteemed in one super cool high-tech package.
Journaling is a great habit to develop early. This adorable set from Hot Focus in soft, feminine pink, features a lockable diary, decorative jewels and stickers, and for her most secret of secrets – a pen with invisible ink. This will keep her private thoughts private regardless of the efforts of the most tenacious little brother.
“DC Super Hero Girls Harley Quinn to the Rescue” from LEGO highlights Harley’s jet and the sweetest two-level cafe with a cupcake catapult. Steve Trevor and Harley Quinn mini-figures enhance the playtime fun with this exciting building set. Take it to the next level when you combine it with other interlocking brick building kits.
If you’re looking for positive role models, the DC Super Hero Girls empower their young fans. While there are many real people to inspire our daughters, these dolls have a relatability factor and are familiar. Bumble Bee is confident in her honeycomb tights and removable wings, making this doll a must-”hive” for DC collectors.
Once upon a time, we gave our kids baby dolls to practice parenting. Now, baby dolls would be perfect for future pediatricians. The “Barbie Baby Doctor” playset is more than cute; it tells our daughters they can be mommies and doctors. Playset includes two babies and all the fixings for negotiating two sweet patients.
The Shopkins Sweet Spot is the most popular shop in Shopville for folks with a sweet tooth. There’s a lollipop tree for displaying sugary friends, a rolling candy cart, and a gumball machine with “gumballs” (Shopkins fit inside for a fun surprise) that really dispense. Playset includes two exclusive candy bags and two exclusive Shopkins.
Calling all DC Super Hero Girls fans. The Batgirl Batjet Chase from LEGO is the coolest transport ever; it’s like a Batmobile with wings, and it’s for girls. LEGO building sets are compatible with other interlocking brick kits, so finding gifts for 10 year old girls that challenge their imaginations and problem-solving skills couldn’t get easier.
Do you have a Shopkins fan in the family? Displaying her favorite Shopkins just got fancy with the Cupcake Queen Cafe. Two exclusive cake boxes and the sweetest exclusive Shopkins make spending time in this tasteful little shop delicious. Your youngster will have even more fun with her Shopkins collection using the free downloadable app.
The hottest playset from the Shopkins has got to be the Hot Waffle Collection. We’re told that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so it stands to reason that Shopville would want a fun collection of breakfast Shopkins. The playset includes an exclusive waffle maker and two small accessories along with eight tasty Shopkins.
This game is a great distraction if – for example – your kiddo cut her own hair and needs a laugh (we’re no strangers to bad hair days). “Wig Out” is the fast-paced card game for two to six players, matching crazy hairstyles until one player is out of cards. Expect improved hand-eye coordination along with peals of mirth.
The Disney Descendants saga continues with Uma taking charge of the Isle of the Lost. This beautiful doll from Hasbro reflects the confidence and poise a character in her position should have. She’s perfect for your child to act out her favorite movie scenes, or to just share a little girl talk among friends.
Ooh la, la! The Shopkins Fashion Spree Makeup Spot is an alluring playset with two exclusive makeup cases and two exclusive Shopkins. The makeup table is just right for prettying up for a special occasion, and the lipstick-shaped display case is “red-dy” for showcasing Shopkins. Download the free app to really make this collection pop.
8 Girly Diy Gifts Every 10 Year Old Girl Would Love
Gift baskets are wonderful for any occasion, perfect for a new friend or someone you know as well as you know yourself. This DIY features a printable card and ideas for all things PINK. Whether you want special gifts for special little girls, or for their moms, this is a great place to start!
When you get the chance to “play” with words, and put together a fun collection of items, you know it’s a good day. This DIY is delightful and includes a printable for gift tags to “teal” your besties happy birthday or simply acknowledge their friendship. Who knew there were so many things in teal?
When it comes to DIY ideas, this one absolutely takes the cake. The cupcake, that is! It’s a fabulous collection of ingredients and gadgets, putting everything your favorite junior chef needs to bake tasty cupcakes (including a printable recipe) in one thoughtful and adorable basket. It’s a great gift for any occasion or holiday.
If your kids are struggling in science class, help them to improve their knowledge of chemistry and physics with this DIY science kit. Check out this post to see what you’ll need, before downloading the printable instructions for 12 activities, including bobbing for raisins and growing a Mystical Tree.
Rather than doodling with chalk, kids can get creative on the sidewalk with this DIY foam paint. Have a look at this post to see how to make it, using ingredients that you’ll be able to find in the cupboards at home. And when playtime is over, it washes away without a trace.
If science isn’t your kids’ favorite class already, it will be after they’ve had a go at this experiment that they can eat. Have a look at this post to see what youngsters will need to grow rock candy, giving them a lesson in patience as well as chemistry.
Give kids a hideaway to relax away from siblings (and parents!) with this DIY tent canopy. Hung from the ceiling, they can escape behind the canopy to read a book or watch a movie – you can even use it as a backdrop for a photoshoot with the family.
Kids can make use of the garden even in wet weather with this outdoor hideaway. Check out this post for the building plans to see how to create a wooden playhouse in your backyard where youngsters can hang out. A beanbag chair and pillows will add the finishing touches to their nook.