It can be difficult trying to find toys for our youngest kids but this list will show you quality toys for 1 year old boys that will delight and inspire you, and them too. Whether just crawling or toddling their first steps there is plenty for any child to appreciate.
Prince Lionheart Mouse Wheely Bug
Every little one loves a stroller and this award winning wheelie bug toy is no exception. Designed with multidirectional casters and an easy grip handle, the Wheelie Bug grows naturally with your child’s physical development. Children can wheel or ride this Bug as their changing physical stature allows.
Radio Flyer Scoot 2 Scooter Ride On
This versatile ride on is perfect for young kids going for their first piece of transportation. It really is 2 scooters in 1 as the base can be flipped to create a ride on or a scooter. No tools are required and the 4 wheels give new riders confidence in balance.
Friction Powered Construction Vehicles
Every kid loves trucks and diggers and this set is an ideal toy for 1 year old boys. There’s a push and go tractor, a bulldozer, a mixer truck, and a dumper truck. There’s no batteries involved and kids will adore the bright colors in the set. Made with non-toxic plastic material.
Toy Garbage Truck With Lights & Sounds
This friction powered toy garbage truck is perfect for developing hand eye co-ordination and has a driver’s side button that activates cool light and sound effects. Other buttons open the back gate and tilt the back of the truck. A perfect diversion on any day, this truck will delight the little ones.
Playhut Sesame Street Hooper's Store Play Tent
Sesame Street is adored by all kids and this play tent featuring Hooper is bound to go down a treat. EZ Twist technology allows for easy setup of the tent which comfortably fits 2 children. There’s a tunnel port to crawl through and a mesh window provides peeking fun. Light and portable.
VTech Paw Patrol Treat Time Marshall
It’s time to get ready to rescue with Marshall from Paw Patrol. If your child feeds Marshall one of his 26 treats then he will teach them about the world of rescuing, phonics, letters, colors and more. With multiple modes and a back pack to hold the doggie treats, you’ll feel one of the team.
TOMY John Deere Sit-N-Scoot Tractor
When they want to pretend play at being a farmer there’s no better toy than this push along tractor with its authentic John Deere decoration. Featuring easy assembly and a wide wheelbase for stable riding, kids will love this toy that brings them just a little bit closer to the countryside.
Deluxe Toy Workshop Playset
Kids will love this worktop playset which includes a toy hammer, screwdriver, wrench and screws to play with. There’s also a shape sorter which requires them to place the correct shape in the appropriate gap, encouraging their fine motor skills and deductive reasoning. A terrific toy for a 1 year old boy.
VTech Smart Shots Sports Center
Get them ready for the jump shot with this VTech basket ball toy. It is in fact a 2-in-1 game with a soccer net to play with as well. There’s an animated LED scoreboard which counts baskets up to 10, and shape and other buttons which activate other sounds.
VTech Pull & Learn Car Carrier
The eye catching colors on this Pull and Learn Car Carrier from Vtech will definitely grab your son’s attention and make him want to play. Pressing the buttons introduces the characters and gets him learning about numbers and colors as he plays with his new favorite toy.
Careplay Grid Blocks
Young kids will love these clever bricks which are ideal for indoor or outdoor use. They are molded plastic and are very easy to clean. The pieces are suitably sized for a child’s hands and are fixable together in a myriad of shapes and colors.
VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels Park and Learn Deluxe Garage
This smart wheels garage will delight kids and has over 9 SmartPoint locations at which phrases, music or sounds are set off. There are 3 sing-a-long songs as well as light up buttons and other enhanced features. Powered by 2 AA batteries, this bright garage will be top of their playlist.
Nickelodeon Paw Patrol My Size Lookout Tower
This Paw Patrol tower stands over 2 and a half feet tall and is perfect for a child’s imagination. There’s interactive lights and authentic sounds from the series – each hero’s voice being played at the touch of a button. Requiring adult assembly but child interaction for maximum imagination.
VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels Race & Play Adventure Park
If they like racers then they will love this terrific playset which has go-kart fun at the heart of it. The toy reacts to any go-kart passing one of five zones and sets off appropriate lights and sounds. Gavin the go-kart plays fun sounds and phrases as well as 3 sing-a-long songs .
Activity Table with Musical Learning Center
This entertaining play table is a world of fun sounds and light which will entertain your child for months. There’s a running train, a piano, a turn a round set and many more. There’s classic children’s tunes, a 5 note keyboard and a plastic alphabet table all durable for indoor or outdoor use.
Hape Shape Sorter Wooden Pull Turtle Toy
This built-to-last pull along turtle has tough wooden blocks for kids which are non-toxic and safe for all 1 year olds and above. There’s a rolling turtle blocks sorter and 5 colorful sorting toys making this an ideal toy for a 1 year old that will continue with them for several years after.
VTech Sit-to-Stand Alphabet Train
Check out this train toy for 1 year old boys which comes with 3 modes of play including a rode on mode. The toy teaches them letters, numbers, colors, songs and stories through motion sensors and colorful buttons. There are over 100 sing along songs within the toy.
VTech Spin and Learn Color Flashlight
You need small toys for small hands and this little flashlight is perfect for the podgy pair on your one year old. It’ll teach them how to count to three, learn animals and colors, and they can also sing along to the different songs it plays, too.
VTech Drop and Go Dump Truck
If ever there was a dumper truck toy for 1 year old boys then this is it! Kids drop a rock into the dumper before watching that rock rumble around inside whilst the vehicle is on the move. The hinged bucket is then lifted to drop the rock out and begin all over again.
Sesame Street Elmo's On the Go Letters
Let Elmo take charge for a while with his on the go letters which come in a smart carry case for easy storage. There are 26 colorful letters in a variety of bold colors that will inspire their thinking as well as fine tuning their motor skills. Another great Sesame Street toy.
Milliard Soft Foam Toddler Stairs and Ramp Climber Gym Toy
Children love to crawl and climb over everything as they explore the world around them. Instead of him trying to scale the stairs, he’ll be able to use this soft slide to burn off his energy. With steps on one side up to the slide, they’ll love playing independently and then sliding into your arms.
Step2 Dino Dig Sand & Water Table
Kids love nothing more than to create a little mess and with this sand and water table at least it’ll be contained. The two sided table features a sand and a water area as well as a waster gushing mountain. There’s dinosaurs, rakes and shovels to add to the fun.
Adventure Planet Dinosaur Set with Carrying Case
Ever want your dinosaurs in a handy carry pack? Well look no further than this generous pack of plastic prehistoric figures, trees and lay down terrain. There’s over 20 included pieces to help them play along to a time long about forgotten which will have them intrigued for hours.
Fisher-Price Little People Going Camping Playset
This cute little camping set is perfect for encouraging your children to role play and get excited about the great outdoors. They’ll get a tent with two minifigures, as well as an ATV and an SUV trailer, along with all the accessories needed to have the best camping trip ever.
Roll-a-Rounds Pull & Spin Caterpillar
Watch their eyes light up at this fun pull along toy for a 1 year old boy. Pull on the yellow string and the cute caterpillar rolls its eyes up and down whilst the antenna wave from side to side. With a mirrored surface and bold bright colors, this caterpillar is bound to delight.
LEGO DUPLO My First Number Train Preschool Toy
Learning how to count and recognize numbers is something children should be taught from a young age. Make it fun with this buildable Duplo train which will teach him the numbers 1-10. There’s also 2 children minifigures as well as a cat so you can turn it into a fun game for him.
Fisher-Price Little People Giraffe
The Fisher Price Little People range is perfect for introducing your child to new animals, vehicles, and people. This giraffe will be a perfect addition to your son’s collection – it even comes with its own zookeeper to look after him while your son is busy!
Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn Smart Stages Piggy Bank
Suitable from 6 months, this piggy bank will improve his fine motor skills as he slides the colored coins into the slot, but that’s not all. Over two levels of play, he’ll discover different songs, phrases and words about numbers and colors so he’ll expand his knowledge as he plays.
Kids Pop Up Ball Pool
This terrific ball pool is suitable for kids over 6 months old. Made with a high quality soft polyester fabric you can be sure there’ll be no harm to your little one’s skin. The foldable design means that it’s easy to fit into your home as well as outdoors.
Get their dancing shoes on with this piano play mat that will have them boogieing the night away. The mat comes with 24 touch sensitive keys and 8 musical instrument sounds to choose from. There’s also a recording facility in case any of your little legends shows a lot of promise.
Wooden Baby Learning Walker
Moving from a crawler to a walker, kids will love this push-along with its building blocks to inspire their imagination and manipulative ability. The toy is made by wood craftsmen from sustainably sourced forests and is coated in non-toxic paint. Safe and sturdy makes this a great toy for 1 year old boys.
VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels Launch and Chase Police Tower
Vtech toys are amazing for small children as they’re brightly colored and made of durable plastic which will withstand their heavy hands. Watch the police car race down the track after the getaway car, singing songs and saying fun phrases as he zooms from the top to the bottom.
VTech Wiggle & Crawl Ball Toy
This crazy ball will have the kids rolling around for ages. The ball wiggles and wobbles to get your young one crawling around after it whilst introducing them to animals, colors and numbers. There are 5 flashing lights and over 45 songs and melodies to sing along to.
Rockin' Rider Peanut Rolling Pony Plush
This classic ride on horse is as soft as can be with its delightful plush coat. With a press of its ears you’ll hear the “I’m a little pony” song or one of 6 talking phrases. As an added delight it does all this with a synchronized moving mouth.
LeapFrog Scout's Learning Lights Remote
It’s time to tune in for some important messages on shapes and numbers! There’s over 65 included songs on this device which dazzle along with device lights. Powered by 3x AAA batteries, there’s also a weather button to see how Scout finds fun in all weathers.
Fisher-Price Little People Songs & Sounds Camper
Road trips aren’t the same without a sing a long, are they? You can get your child interested in road tripping and camping with this cute Fisher-Price camper van. Open it up to play inside and get the full camping experience, complete with over 50 songs and phrases.
Friction Powered Toy Dump Truck With Lights & Sound
This colorful dump truck is friction powered and is fillable and then “dumpable” by pressing a button which lifts up the rear of the vehicle. Cool lights and sounds are activated by the button on the diver’s side which will keep young kids entertained for hours on end.
VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels 3-in-1 Launch and Play Raceway
This fun raceway will have kids going wild as they get to build 3 different racetracks with one toy. There’s a lift-up launcher that develops fine motor skills and launches cars down the tracks. Fun phrases and music are triggered at various Smartpoints to keep your young ones entertained.
Fisher-Price Little People Surprise & Sounds Home Playset
Every child needs a dollhouse where they can expand their imagination and get stuck into role playing games. This one is a perfect size for smaller children and contains everything they need for their make believe play, including sounds, phrases, and songs which play throughout the house.
Fisher-Price Makin' Music Gift Set
This fun playset contains 3 instrumental toys. Perfect for tummy time is the piano which includes a chewy musical note teether with link. There’s also the rattle and rock maracas with soft pom-pom tops and the linkable tambourine toy. The set is entertaining for the wee ones but also develops their fine motor skills.
Nickelodeon Paw Patrol Sea Patroller
Paw Patrol is the series loved by the youngsters and now they can interact in adventures with this Sea Patroller with drop-down wheels making it an amphibious vehicle. Kids can lift Ryder out of sticky situations with the moveable cage and crane and use the flashing lights and sounds to keep the area safe.
Bath Toy Fishing Game
Perfect for the bath tub, this neat little toy can be used outside of the water as well. The supplied colorful fish float in the bath allowing the kids to catch them with their fishing rods. The game is great fun and offers the opportunity for young kids to learn to play alongside others.
Buster Buckle Toy
Not only will this help them gain independence as they get older, but it’s a great tool to help them improve their fine motor skills, as they need to match up the buckles to get them to fit properly, The bright colors are the perfect way to grab their attention and get them to concentrate, too
GUND Curious George Pajamas Stuffed Animal
Whether your child is a fan of Curious George or not, you can’t deny how cute this adorable stuffed monkey is. Dressed in blue striped pyjamas and carrying a yellow blanket, bedtime George is the perfect companion for your little one to take to bed with them.
VTech Baby's Learning Laptop Toy
Nowadays everyone has their laptop and your child is no exception with this 3 mode of play featured toy. They’ll learn shapes, common objects, feelings and music from this toy for 1 year old boys and it has its own moveable mouse, perfectly sized for babies and toddlers.
VTech Baby Lil' Critters Spin and Discover Ferris Wheel
This cute little Ferris Wheel is a delight for young eyes and is ideal for a baby high chair. A suction cup holds the item in place on smooth surfaces and the toy features 5 sing-a-long songs and over 45 sounds and phrases for encouraging first words.
VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels Learning Zone Construction Site
Enhance your child’s creativity with this construction playset from Go! Go! Smart Wheels. The race track has 5 Smartpoint locations which trigger lights and sounds. There’s also a shape and rock sorter to keep your 1 year old boy interested with this classy toy.
Playskool Sesame Street Bath Time Elmo
Elmo has been at the heart of fun children’s times for so long but now they can take him into the bath with them. Dressed in his adorable swimming trunks, he’ll join them in the bath, but afterwards mom can rest assured he’s machine washable. He also has a storage loop for easy hand-drying.
VTech Turn and Learn Driver
Help him to feel like mom and dad as he gets behind the wheel of this Vtech toy. It’ll help his development and coordination as he pushes buttons and turns the wheel, but it’ll also teach him different animals and vehicles too, as it plays over 60 songs and phrases.
VTech Turn and Learn Driver
This turn and learn wheel comes with bright vivid colors, wing mirrors and a host of musical and sound features. The steering wheel drives the cute dog back and forth whilst the five colorful buttons introduce the kids to animals and vehicles. 3 play modes and over 60 songs and melodies.
Dinosaur Toys for Boys and Girls Toddlers and Older Kids
This dinosaur pack comes bursting with 4 separate dinosaurs to help build your child’s interest in science and discovery. The toys are certified BPA and lead free and will keep young ones entertained for hours as they travel back into the past. Great value and fun and with a 60 day return.
13 DIY Gifts and Toys for 1 Year Old Boys
Diy Soothing Baby Teething Rings
There are so many tips out there to help a teething baby, but here’s a new one for you; DIY soothing teething rings. Made from wood and soaked in a mixture of coconut oil and lavender essential oil, you can make a whole set for that poor dribbly baby you know and help to ease his pain.
Diy Recycled Baby Toy
We spend a lot of money on toys for children and a good deal of them are made from plastic – once your child has finished playing with them, they usually end up on landfill. Reduce your waste by making these recycled toys from plastic bottle caps and give your kid a new toy without spending a cent.
Diy Farmyard Sensory Small World Play
If you fancy setting up a small sensory toy farmyard for your child then this blog is for you. You’ll be shown what’s the best way to stimulate young child senses whilst maintaining a fun environment. Bring your 1 year olds senses to the fore with this exciting piece of DIY.
Diy Taggie Blanket
Children are very tactile and they love to explore the world using their mouths. Make your son this adorable ribbon tag blanket and let him discover the different textures on it in a safe way, and because you’ve made it, you know that it’s totally safe for him to use.
Rattles have been the first choice when it comes to baby toys for years and it’s not difficult to see why. However, they’re usually make of bright and garish plastic which isn’t for everyone. Create a wooden monochrome one using this tutorial and make your baby stand out from the crowd.
Diy Baby Texture Cards
Toddlers are still learning daily; can you imagine discovering everything you know again for the first time? It’d take you forever! Introduce your child to different textures with these sensory cards which you can make yourself. They’d also make a good baby shower or birthday gift.
Diy Personalized Peek-a-Boo Puzzle
Peek-a-boo puzzles are perfect for young children as they improve their spatial awareness as well as their hand eye coordination. Instead of going to the store and buying one, take a look at this tutorial and make one at home using photos of your child’s favorite people.
Diy No Sew Fleece Octopus
A lot of DIY makes involve sewing or something similar; not great if you don’t know how to, so here is a no sew pattern for you. It’s a gorgeous fleece octopus which you can put your own stamp on to make it the perfect toy for the child you’re giving it to.
Diy Baby Dino Pattern
You could make one of these baby dinos for your own child, or make one for a friend’s kids. Whoever you give it to, they’re bound to love it. Use this blog as a rough guide but put your own twist on it by choosing the material, color and pattern of your dino to make it unique.
Diy Super Fun and Simple Muddy Pumpkin Patch
1 year old boys love to make a bit of a mess but now you can set up the perfect patch for them within a sensible environment. This blog will show you how to make a muddy pumpkin patch that will be the envy of their friends, and all produced from the most basic of materials.
Diy Discovery Bottles for Babies
Discovery bottles provide the perfect distraction from any potential temper tantrums you see brewing, or even as a relaxing activity before bedtime. Follow the instructions in this tutorial and make your son a discovery bottle for next to nothing. It’ll quickly become his favorite thing to play with.
Diy Muddy Animal Wash
Get some sensory play into your child’s life with this simple but effective idea. Follow the blog to be able to create your own sensory feeding time with their toy animals which also lets them get muddy as they so like to do. Easy to create but priceless learning for your child.
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