40 Must-Have Toys for 1 Year Old Girls (Parent-Approved)
We’ve compiled this list of the best toys for 1 year old girls to take the stress out of buying the perfect gift and interactive, sensory-driven toy – whether it’s for her birthday, the holidays, or you just want to keep her entertained and learning.
Activity tables are such a beneficial way for children to play. If you are searching for something new and exciting for the 1 year old girl in your life, introduce them to the power of music with this activity center from LeapFrog that plays music and teaches children some simple subjects.
Does your toddler need a new toy set? Brilliant, then consider picking them up one of these Fisher-Price tractor play sets. With a tractor and trailer, alongside a farmer figure and even some farm animals, they will have hours of farm filled fun that they will love.
Want to make your children happier than ever before? Of course you do. Invest in a Homfu tent and tunnel set and watch as they have hours and hours of active fun. With a tent, tunnel and even a ball pit included, this portable fun house will be right up their alley.
Children will rely on their fine motor skills as they grow, so it is a valuable lesson that you can help them to learn from a young age. Pick up one of these fine motor hedgehogs from Learning Resources and watch as your toddler removes, replaces and sorts the colorful peg ‘spikes’.
If you are looking for ways that you can help to improve your 1 year old’s motor skills, coordination and other important skills, pick up a MiniSpinny. Developed by Fat Brain Toys, this fun and colorful puzzle toy will keep their mind ticking and their hands spinning… simply awesome!
Pull back cars are awesome, but they are normally only suitable for older children. Thanks to Melissa & Doug, your little one can enjoy the fun of pull back cars with the lightweight safety of a soft exterior. With 4 in a pack, they will absolutely love it!
Maddie the Groovy Girl Mermaid Fashion Doll is a fun and trendy friend for any little girl. The soft texture and body makes her comforting, huggable and a great travel companion, plus her tail can be removed for when she travels from sea to land!
The My Discovery House gives children all the joy of home ownership without the fear of bills! There’s almost as much to explore in this house as any lifesize home – with an interactive doorbell, working light switches, closeable windows and many more surprises to be discovered!
Any child with this tea set will instantly become the hostess with the mostest. The teapot features a light up spout to create a pouring effect and educational sounds to encourage learning of shapes, colours and even manners! A tea tray and range of sweet treats are also included to add the finishing touch to the party.
Little ones love to complete adult tasks, they find it super fun and it is truly great for their development. Help your child to learn through play with this Fisher-Price sink. With colors, numbers and even a clock featured on the sink, kids can also benefit from the interactive features that help to teach them good hygiene.
Pop up activity toys are a brilliantly simple way for children to learn and explore new things. Colorful in design, this Playskool toy features pop up animals that children can activate, helping them to learn cause and effect whilst they develop their motor skills and other important functions.
From Little Tikes comes this action packed and activity filled sports set. Perfect for keeping kids active, it features a basketball hoop, soccer goal and even bowling pins! With 3 balls included and an LED light up backboard that encourages learning, it is perfect for building little ones’ confidence and skill.
Bring out any toddler’s inner Picasso with the Crayola My First Fingerpaint Kit. Blue, yellow and red paints and 10 large paper sheets will unleash their creativity and allow their imaginations to run wild, whether they create a masterpiece or something more abstract. Plus, with washable paint you’ll never have to worry about the clean up!
Bring the beach to you with the Step2 Cascading Cove Sand and Water Table. With a side for sand and a side for water, this makes the perfect toy for one-year olds as they’ll have a blast building sandcastles and splashing around with toy boats.
Melissa & Doug are well known for their high quality wooden toys, and these stacking cars toys for 1 year old girls are no different. With a colorful, contoured design, this brilliant set of wooden cars is a truly useful tool when it comes to developing your child’s motor skills, along with many others.
Healthy eating is extremely important! If you are raising a child, it is up to you to raise them with good dietary habits, and this toy set is an awesome start. Bright and colorful, this pretend play set teaches children simple dinner concepts and includes bowls, tongs and tons of salad!
Children respond positively to music, it’s a great way to help them learn and grow. This plush toy looks absolutely adorable, and even sings songs and lights up! Squeeze its tummy and the fun will never stop. Wonderfully productive, this stimulating toy is perfect for developing kids.
Wow, check this out. This brilliant egg box has been filled with 12 eggs that can be split into two! Each egg has its own corresponding pegs and holes and is a great way to get children to learn how to sort, organize and have fun. Extremely beneficial to their development.
Seriously colorful and full of noises, this brilliant wooden roll and ring ramp tower is ready and raring to bring a ton of topsy turvy fun to your toddler’s life. The 2 included cars will flip over each and every time they turn. Beneficial in so many ways, such as motor skills and recognition.
Your baby’s first steps are a special moment! If you would like to find a way to encourage your little one to start speaking, this brilliant book is a great way to do it. By pressing the buttons, children can hear and see the words as they begin to get more and more familiar with them.
This gift is perfect for girls who want to impress their friends and siblings with tea parties fit for a Queen. Six slices of flavored cake ensure there’s enough to go round, and the matching colored light effects and realistic pouring sounds of the teapot really are the icing on the cake!
Plant the seed of an enthusiasm for gardening and watch it grow with the Little Tikes Garden Table. A small basin can be filled with water so they can truly make a splash, whilst pots, flowers and garden tools will give be a joy for them to play with and nurture.
The excitement of a ball pit is universal, and this tent is no exception. The pink princess theme makes it the ideal toy for one year old girls and a lightweight pop-up and foldable design make it easy to both assemble and store away.
Turtles can live to over 100 years old which means they’ll be happy to spend time with your little ones! The VTech Roll and Learn turtle can be pulled along, encouraging crawling or walking, and features light-up buttons, interactive twist and turn gears, two sing-along songs and any parent’s highlight – a volume control switch!
There’s endless fun to be had with the VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels Park and Learn Deluxe Garage. Race around the streets without any fear of a speeding ticket with toy cars and bold, interchangeable roads. Interactive features include sing-along songs, light up buttons and a working elevator.
No matter how hard they try, this is one toy one year olds won’t be able to knock over. The cute dog features a design that makes it wobble, shake, and play music and sounds as toddlers push and nudge it. The challenge to knock it over will keep children entertained for hours!
Who knew a dump truck could teach your child how to count? This bold truck counts the colorful rocks out loud as they’re dropped in, aiding with both counting and speech development. Three bright buttons play melodies and phrases, and teach about tools and colors.
Make your child’s party dreams come true with this interactive party set. Whilst serving lemonade and cake, a choice of six sing-along songs and over 70 songs and melodies will provide them with everything they need to throw an extravagant tea party for their guests. This playset combines learning and imagination for an exciting and educational playtime.
Escape to a magical world filled with princesses and unicorns with this plush princess castle playset. The whimsical playset includes a crinkle princess doll, unicorn sound toy, magic mirror and squeaker wand that can all be easily stored away in the castle storage bag.
The thought of combining soft toys with technology could lead to flashbacks of horror films, but these adorable puppy plush toys will make any nightmares disappear. The soft, comforting puppy is the perfect toy for any one year old as it can be connected to smartphones, tablets and computers for easy personalization, even learning your child’s name!
How many hours do you spend looking for your TV remote control? Never again will your toddler hide it in a ‘safe’ place if they have the LeapFrog Learning Lights Remote. The toy remote features over 65 songs, tunes and learning responses to keep them distracted whilst you skip channels on yours to your heart’s content!
This interactive snuggly plush toy puppy has loads of features to explore. Its hands, foot, ear, and heart all react to touch with songs, sounds and phrases. Touch his ear to hear about counting and listening, his heart to play music, his hands for colors and clean habits and his foot for education about body parts!
This Learning Hippo is a great way to teach your little ones about counting and the alphabet. The cute yellow bird can be pulled to spin the lights and learn to count to ten whilst moving the tail selects a letter and reveals a fun fact about each of the 26 letters of the alphabet.
This ride on push car is the perfect toy for mom, dad and daughter. Children will love racing around the neighborhood in their very own vehicle (whilst mom or dad are safely guiding them in the background). A beautiful pink floral design makes it a stylish gift and there’s storage space up front for shopping bags.
All of the joy of a waterpark without the travel! Just fill this colorful playset with water to keep your 1-year old entertained for hours. Featuring a host of interactive elements and a mini waterful, it’s no surprise it was awarded by TTPM as one of their Most Wanted Summer Toys.
As cute as a button and as soft as a plush toy, the Baby Stella Peach Soft Nurturing Doll is an adorable companion for any child, with a realistic removable diaper and magnetic pacifier. Available separately are a huge range of clothes and accessories for dressing her up for any occasion.
Practice walking and make tidying up fun for your children with this Wooden Baby Learning Walker. Colorful building blocks in a variety of shapes help with coordination and creativity whilst the walker encourages their first steps with built-in storage in this two-in-one joyfully crafted toy.
Start their driver’s ed early with the VTech Turn and Learn Driver. This colorful toy features an interactive steering wheel, five animal and vehicle sound buttons, traffic light, mirror and more to create a musical, playful driving experience – ideal for girls and boys ages six months to two years.
Bring your kid’s domestic and culinary dreams to live with the Step2 Best Chef’s Toy Kitchen Playset. The layout features an oven, refrigerator, sink and even a kettle! An electric stove top lights up and plays cooking sounds for a more lifelike experience, plus plenty of storage space makes tidying up a breeze.
A bold and educational design, plush feel, motion sensor-triggered sounds and phrases and musical button make the VTech Baby Lil’ Critters Roll and Discover Ball a full playset rolled into one. This toy is great for encouraging crawling whilst they toss and roll it around.
All the fun of the sea without the sand, this magical toy fishbowl is complete with an array of sea critters for your child to reimagine ocean life. Taking the toys in and out of the bowl sets off wonderful light shows with accompanying songs and sounds, plus three buttons teach them about the alphabet, shapes and numbers.
This toy is the perfect way to get an early start on training your little ones to make you breakfast in bed when they’re older. The modern kitchen playset features everything they need to host dinner parties for their toy guests, including a stove, sink, refrigerator and pots and pans.
What’s better than an outdoor picnic? A picnic without the ants! The LeapFrog Shapes and Sharing Picnic Basket provides exactly that – a fun, interactive picnic basket complete with toy snacks for a spontaneous picnic at home. Lifting the lid results in music and sound effects for an extra level of excitement for your one year old!
For a modern kitchen that will incite envy in any adult, this gourmet kitchen set is ideal. This ksuperb play set features a realistic sink, built-in microwave, deluxe refrigerator and freezer and a stove fit for a chef. The fun extra touch of a working chalkboard also provides somewhere to scribble to save your walls!
Any toddler will squeal with joy once they spot themselves in this toy mirror. With two modes, learning and music, there’s plenty to keep them entertained. Plus the included toy comb, powder puff, lipstick and bracelets will keep them from raiding mom’s makeup stash!
Who needs a lemonade stand? Get your little entrepreneur started early with a toy food truck. Whether they’re cooking, serving or are just a customer, there’s plenty of interactivity and fun to be had. They’re sure to have their hands full with a toy register, food prep area, steering wheel and over twenty play pieces.
Not only is this DIY Spider’s Web Discovery Basket incredibly easy to make, but it’s also a great way to make use of old laundry baskets and leftover string. Your one year old will joyfully spend hours rescuing their toys from the spider’s lair – check out this blog post to find out how to make yours!
These creative activities are designed to entertain one-year olds whilst bringing out their inner art prodigy. Use a ziplock baggie and various colors of paint, or an old shoe box, some paper cut-outs, old beads and a splash of paint to create mess-free masterpieces the Louvre would be proud of!
This activity is as much fun for the adults as it is for the children. Cornstarch + water + lots of old towels = a messy but fun-filled sensory activity that will mesmerize any toddler. Check out Tales of a Teacher Mom to find out more.
Would you like to put your time and effort together to make something truly incredible for the young child in your life? Perfect, then head over to the following page. With all of the information in one place, you will be able to make a soft and comfortable DIY flannel quilt in no time at all.
With a valentine’s day theme throughout, this cool upcycling project will allow you to create a pair of epic leg warmers for your baby, from an old sweater. Follow the link and you will find a complete set of instructions that will guide you through the fun process of making these brilliant and cozy clothes.
If your child would absolutely adore a book that is full of pictures of them, you’re in the right place. Behind this link, you will find a brilliant blog that is full of fun projects. Follow the information you find to create a personalized picture book that is as fun to make, as it is to read.
Help to comfort your baby by creating them a brilliant picture book that they can bite, squeeze and even cuddle. That’s right, with all of the steps on the following page, you will be able to create a cloth baby picture book that is fully safe, and that they will love and treasure.
Sensory exploration is a brilliant way for children to play. If you would be interested in creating a sensory taggie blanket in a few easy steps, check out this series of instructions. Easy on the bank balance, this noisy blanket will fill your little one’s life with textures, sounds and fun.
Teething must be terrible; as adults, we simply do not remember just how irritating it must be. If your little one is teething and you are desperately searching for a way to comfort their sore gums, make them one of these wooden teether rings that you can attach a bandana to.
Looking for an inexpensive way for your child to play? Excellent. Don’t worry about digging deep when you use this blog post to make your kid their own Velcro board. With different sensory items to remove and place, children will be able to explore as they play.
Perfect for developing motor skills, problem solving skills, and many more skills, this awesome project is the ideal thing to make your little one’s life that tiny bit better. A lot of fun to make, it will leave your child with a brain teasing puzzle that they will really enjoy completing.
Useful as a toy, teether, sensory decoration, and more, this brilliant happy cloud is the perfect project for you to complete for your little one. With all of the relevant information on the following page, you will be able to make it no time and watch as your child spends hours enjoying it.