You’ve probably already read enough articles listing the top toy Christmas gifts this year, and you’re probably also well-versed in the social pressures that mean you need to know exactly what to get your nephew or niece. That being said, this is a blog about non-toy Christmas gifts, not another article about them. So if you want to give someone an awesome gift that they won’t just grow out of next month but will actually love for a long time, then you’re in the right place.
Below are some ideas for presents that are anything but toys. They don’t require batteries, screens or chargers, and there aren’t any points or tokens involved. So if you’d like to support your loved ones with something special after Christmas dinner (and not just another LEGO set), keep reading for some awesome ideas.
- Loaded with activities inside and out for immersive, 360-degrees of play
- So much to explore: interactive “hub”, crawl-through door, porch light, open & close mailbox, light-up house numbers, drop-through rain gutter & balls, shape-sorter recycling bin & more
- Home office area with light-up thermostat, office light, and clicker-clock, plus a kitchen area with shape-sorter fridge and role play pieces
- 3 Smart Stages learning levels and 4 languages to choose from: English, Spanish, Mandarin & French
- 200 plus songs, sounds & phrases introduce colors, shapes, numbers, the alphabet & more
- Everything Slime All the Time - The ultimate tween girls gift, Slime Party Favor, Slime Making Kit with add ins galore and enough slimy stuff to keep girls, boys and kids glued to the activity for hours! Slime Kit for Girls, Slime Kits for Boys, Slime for kids comes with over 50 different slime supplies all in one box! 18 beautifully wacky colors of crystal slime ranging from clear slime, to purple slime, 12 types of glitter, various foam beads, fishbowl beads and more!
- Best Slime Kit - Best selling slime kit on Amazon since 2019 | Birthday Party Favors for kids 4-8, 8-12 year old girls boys | Best gift ideas for 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 year old girls, toys for 7 and 8 year old girls | toys for 6 + year old girls | girls gifts age 8-10 | craft kits for girls ages 10-12 | diy kits for girls | teenager gifts for girls | 9 year old girl gifts | 10 year old girl gift ideas
- Glow in the Dark Slime Kit - Our jumbo slime supplies pack glows in the dark, has glitter, and all the mix in accessories needed to make your own green slime | Mix in a little, mix in a lot, or say "mix I will not!" This slime will glow in an instant!
- Great Birthday Gifts for Girls - Slime party favors for kids 8-12, diy slime making kits for girls and slime supplies stuff that will help unleash your little one's creativity and develops their motor skills and hand-eye coordination! Teenagers will love getting messy too! Arts and crafts for girls boys are proven to be the best stress relief activity
- Safe and Non Toxic - Made with eco-friendly material, our slime and slime containers are washable, reusable, safe and DO NOT contain borax powder. Quality-tested non-toxic formulas are 100% safe for kids and adults. ASTM certified. Recommended for children 5 and up. Do not eat.
- Water Drawing Mat:Alphabet Pattern.Be Easy To Use.Can Be Folded To Compact Size.Portable For Indoor Outdoor And Travel.A Good Interaction Toy For Boys And Girls.A Great Learning Toy For Toddlers.
- Drawing Mat Size: 39 X 27.5 Inch. Package Included: Doodle Mat X 1 + Magic Pens X 6 + Drawing Mold X 8 + Drawing Template X 4 + Drawing Booklet X 1 - For Age 3 Years Old +
- Magic Drawing Mat: Reusable - Fill The Magic Pen With Clean Water And Draw On The Magic Drawing Mat. After 3-10 Minutes, It Magically Disappears (Depending On Temperature And Airflow), And Children Can Paint On The Drawing Mat Again And Again.
- Educational Toys:No Ink, No Paint, Non-Toxic, Non-Polluting. Never Make A Mess. The Back Of The Mat Is Water-Resistant Nylon Material,Clean And Safety For Kids. The Traces Will Never Be Chaotic, Satisfying The Imagination And Creativity Of The Kids' Infinite Painting.
- Perfect Gift:Color Packing Box.This Magical Water Painting Pad Allows Your Child To Paint With Friends On The Table Or Floor, Exercise Hand-Eye Coordination A
- ❤NON-TOXIC AND WASHABLE REAL MAKEUP:No preservatives, soft and compatible with the skin. Organic make up set for toddler, kids and children are made of safe, water-soluble materials that can be washed off with soap and water easily. 【All cosmetic toys of our brand For Ideahome have passed the American toy safety test, please rest assured to use.】
- ❤KIDS MAKEUP KIT FOR GIRLS INCLUDES 25 PCS: nail polish*2, nail file*1, toe separator*1, eyeshadow pencil*1, mini mascara*1, eyeshadow*4 (11 colors), pressed powder*1, blush*1, lip glosses*3, lipsticks*2 (red + pink), folding comb*1, makeup brushes*5, empty spray bottle*1, makeup purse*1.
- ❤SUPER RICH MAKEUP KIT FOR CUTE PRINCESS: Every little princess wants to have her own makeup kit one day and love to dress like her mom. This real makeup kit fulfills the dream of every little princess! Buy this cute nature makeup kit to prevent your little princess from secretly damaging your expensive cosmetics!
- ❤ENJOY MAKE UP PRETEND PLAY: A rich non toxic makeup kit satisfies children's curiosity and needs for makeup. Buy the For Ideahome kids makeup kit back as a gift for your sweet princess and teach her how to make up! The most special Christmas gifts, birthday gifts, Halloween gifts, for little girls, daughter, niece, granddaughter for 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 year old.
- ❤AFTER-SALES SERVICE: For Ideahome is committed to making the best quality products and the most satisfactory service to customers. If the packaging is damaged, the cosmetics are broken, or you are not satisfied with our makeup toys, you could log in to your buyer account to find the "CONTACT SELLER" to contact us, we could REFUND AND EXCHANGE UNCONDITIONALLY!
- Free Child’s Imagination: The LCD writing tablet provides 10 inches of space for kid’s writing and drawing, free children's imagination. The eye-protection colorful screen of doodle board provides a better painting experience, avoiding injury to a child’s eyes from long-term use.
- No Mess at Home: The built-in battery has 6 months lifespan, provides 100,000 times writing and drawing on the writing tablet, can be replaced and used continuously, and farewell to the traditional painting mode. Avoid paper wasting and no mess at home.
- Easy to Use: The drawing tablet uses pressure-sensitive technology, it can create lines with a stylus or any hard object. Click the erase button of the drawing board to clear the screen content in one second, achieve time and energy saving. The key lock effectively prevents accidental clearing, and the screen can be erased when the writing pad unlocking.
- Lightweight and Portable: Made of high-quality plastic material, weighs only 150 grams, lightweight and easy to carry, easy to place in travel bags and schoolbags, suitable for multiple occasions: living room, car, plane, restaurant, outdoor places. The writing tablet is waterproof and anti-fall, no need to worry about accidental dropping and liquid pouring on the screen.
- 🎁Awesome Gift idea: The multi-functional lcd writing tablet is a perfect gift choice for kids of all age groups. It can be an educational toy for preschoolers. It can be a travel toy for long drives and road trips. A parent-pick gift for 3 4 5 6 7 8 year old girls and boys on Valentine's day, back to school, homeschool, birthday, Easter, Children's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas and any occasions!
- Rockit and Glow interact with each other (and your kiddo) at every activation. For kids ages 6-36 months.
- Fun rocking motion encourages baby to move and groove along to the music
- Push down on Glow for exciting songs, music, and colorful lights
- A belly-full of hands-on fun: 1-2-3 bat-at roller, slide the shapes door, or flip the ABC toggle switch
- Give him a high-five then say something to hear Rockit repeat it with one of three silly voices
- Creat a Kids' Dinosaur World - This is a complete set of 10 dinosaur figures,6 trees as well as a compelling Dino park playmat that the kids can build a more realistic Jurassic Dinosaur Park, which will hone their exploring skills, perfectly as educational toys encouraging imagination and creative thinking.
- Realistic Dinosaur Figures - The Dinosaur Toy Set includes Tyrannosaurus Rex, Stegosaurus, Triceratops, Allosaurus, Parasaurolophus, Achelousaurus, Hadrosaurus, Camarasaurus, Pachycephalosaurus, Dilophosaurus, Styracosaurus, Megalosaur in total 10 dinosaurs, which are durable, and made of non-toxic PVC, plus hand-painted make them more realistic. 5.5"-7" dinosaur figures of all types ensure safety for kids, eliminating CHOKING.
- Perfect Educational Toy - OleFun Dinosaur set will spark hours of creative and imaginative play as your children play with legendary creatures from prehistoric times! The playset includes a dinosaur name booklet, giving your child a head start on vocabulary development by having them learn the names of all the different dinosaurs in the Jurassic World!
- Activity Playmat - The dinosaur park rug is made of soft non-woven fabrics texture instead of thin PVC, more durable. The size of mat is 31.5’’x 27.6’’, large enough for 2 to 3 players to spend the quality time together.
- Great Gift Idea - All dinosaurs and trees can be stored in a handy storage case with handle. The high-quality, the great attention to detail and the realistic moves make this dinosaur playset as your top gift choice to a Dino Lover of age 3,4,5 6. It is a perfect gift for holidays, birthday party or festival (Easter, Christmas, Halloween Thanksgiving, New Year).
- MULTIFUNCTIONAL KIDS PIANO MAT: Kids piano mat with 8 piano function keys and 8 kinds of animals sound and pronunciation, the sweet music can simulate the children's hearing. Foldable keyboard play mat sound is clear with flashing light effect, also can adjust the volume of music blanket to choose the suitable volume for your kid.
- HIGH QUALITY & SAFETY MATERIAL: M SANMERSEN musical piano mat is made of soft non-woven fabric, tasteless and non-toxic. High-quality fabrics do not hurt kids' feet and it is easy to clean. Electronic music carpet is sensitive to touch, it can be automatically recognized even children not touch accurate target.
- EASY TO CARRY: Kids dance mat is foldable and easy to carry. It is easy to use whether you are traveling or at home. More convenient than a stand keyboard piano. No risk of falling damage, suitable for kids over 3 years.
- EDUCATIONAL MUSICAL TOYS: M SANMERSEN portable piano play mat with rich colors can help children to identify colors, animals and piano keys. When children hear music they will sing and dance together which will inspire children's language skills and hand-foot coordination ability.
- BEST GIFTS CHOICE: Piano music playmat is a great playing toys as your special gifts for kids, friends or family members. Great gifts for birthday, festivals and visiting. Funny and amazing, the 3-6 years old kids would definitely love it.
- The push mower features realistic sounds and bubble maker, which encourages pretend garden play, bring tons of bubbles.
- The handle is very flexible and easy to take apart for storage. Bright color mower body is attractive for your kids.
- Automatic bubble blowing gardening mower tool, pushing toys for baby, inspire your kids love sport, love walking outside.
- Outdoor summer garden yard mowing with bubbles fun.Ideal 1st Birthday Easter basket stuffers for boys girls age 2 3 and 18 months.
- Includes 1 bubble mower, 3 bubble solutions, 3 bubble sticks. 3 AA batteries required(Not included).
- ✿【6 Vibrant Colour】Red, Blue, Green, Orange, Purple, Pink -6 Various colors all mix and blend into one another creating so many different looks; 🌱𝗠𝗜𝗡𝗜 𝗦𝗜Z𝗘 𝗗𝗘𝗦𝗜𝗚𝗡 --The length of the hair color comb is about 3.99”(10cm)
- 💥【Not Easy Show Color on Black & Brown Hair】 This hair chalk is very easily applied to light hair like blonde hair. But it is a bit difficult for dark or brown hair, you can follow the step:1. Apply the color to a handful of hair one time. 2. Seal the chalk and dry the hair with a hairdryer or fan. 3. Finalize your hair with gel or hairspray. And the chalk is normal to be a little sticky but it will be better if you dry it with a hair dryer.
- 🌳【Easy to Clean】The hair chalks are non-allergenic and water-soluble and environmentally friendly and can last up to 3 days; Colors can be cleaned simply by washing hair as normal with water and shampoo.
- ✿【Applicable People and Scenes】A party hit with the kids; Suitable for back to school, Children's day, birthday parties, Wedding, Club, Festivals, Cosplay, Engagement, New Year, etc, creating you a beautiful and unique look for yourself. A make up gift for girls and friends.
- ✿【Easy to Use】With the design of a fixed comb, they are easy to apply to your hair from top to bottom without staining your hands. Keep your hands color free. This hair chalk features a small comb applicator to simply brush on your hair.
- The classic xylophone pull toy becomes extra-large with fun lights, music, and educational songs
- 2 ways to play as baby grows from sitting up to walking and pulling along
- 3 Smart Stages learning levels teach the alphabet, numbers and counting, shapes, colors and Spanish words
- 8 colorful light-up buttons activate 60+ songs, sounds, and phrases
- Pull handle folds under for storage. For babies and toddlers ages 9-36 months
1. What are some good non-toy Christmas gifts?
Some good non-toy Christmas gifts include gift cards, clothing, jewelry, and home decor items.
2. How can you make sure your Christmas gifts are non-toys?
There are a few things you can do to make sure your Christmas gifts are non-toys. First, you can check with the recipient to see if they have any toy preferences or requests. Second, you can browse through online gift guides or retailers that specialize in non-toy gifts. And finally, you can get creative and come up with your own unique gift ideas that the recipient is sure to love.
3. What are some benefits of giving non-toy gifts for Christmas?
There are many benefits to giving non-toy gifts for Christmas. For one, it can help teach children the value of giving to others and not just receiving. It also can help instill a spirit of giving in children that will last well beyond the holiday season. Additionally, giving non-toy gifts can also save money since they are often less expensive than toys. Finally, non-toy gifts can be more unique and personal, which can make them more meaningful to both the recipient and the giver.
4. Are there any downsides to giving non-toy gifts for Christmas?
The downside to giving non-toy gifts for Christmas is that the recipient may not appreciate the gift as much as they would a toy. Toys are generally more fun and exciting to receive, especially for children, so your non-toy gift may not bring as much holiday cheer to the recipient. Additionally, if you’re not careful with your selection, a non-toy gift could end up being quite expensive. So while there are some downsides to giving non-toy gifts, as long as you take care in selecting an appropriate and thoughtful gift, the recipient is sure to appreciate it.
5. What are some alternative Christmas gift ideas?
If you are looking for some alternative Christmas gift ideas, here are a few possibilities:
1. A gift certificate to a local spa or salon. This is a great option for someone who could use a little pampering.
2. A basket filled with gourmet food items. This is perfect for the foodie in your life.
3. A subscription to a magazine or online service. This is a great gift for someone who loves to learn or stay up-to-date on current affairs.
4. A gift certificate to a local amusement park or attraction. This is a great option for families or groups of friends.
5. A donation to a favorite charity. This is a great way to give back and show you care.