Whether you are looking for a birthday gift for a 1 year old girl or a Christmas gift, here are the best toys for 1 year old girls that spark curiosity, discovery, and imagination.
Now that it is her first birthday, your 1 year old girl is officially a toddler. At 1 year old, your baby will experience lightning quick growth. The next 12 months will be jam packed with a lot of fabulous firsts. Soon she might be ready for her first steps, first words, first scribbles, and even first sip from a cup.
What are the best developmental toys for a 1 year old baby girl? While toys should be fun, playtime for your 1 year old is filled with discoveries, challenges, and important lessons. At 1 year old, your baby girl will love stacking blocks, scribbling, and grabbing mommy’s phone.
We’ve chosen the best gifts for a 1 year old baby girl that will help her practice her motor skills, spark her imagination, and advance her physical development. See over 150+ gift ideas for 1 year old girls.
Books For 1 Year Old Girls
Now that she might ready to speak her first words, reading to your 1 year old girl as often as you can is recommended. Try to pick board or cloth books with large, bright, and cheerful pictures that will grab your 1 year old girl’s attention. These books with simple rhymes and stories make great gifts for one year old girls.
First 100 Words
1 year olds will have incredible fun learning their first 100 words. It is a book that will build their vocabulary and offers colorful pictures and simple words to making learning fun and easy. This is a must-have book for little ones!
Colors, ABC, & Numbers
This is the perfect introductory book for babies. Babies will learn letters, numbers, and colors and develop their vocabulary. It’s a lovely book that 1 year old girls will love.
Touch and Feel: Farm
Who needs a farm? This book is the closest thing to going to the farm. Inside this 6 page book, there are large bright photos of the most popular farm animals. The coolest part? There are larger textured areas that little ones can feel. It’s great for developing sensory skills and early language skills.
Touch & Teach Elephant
Explore letters, shapes and more with this innovative, educational book. The book features 150 songs, sounds, and phrases to entertain kids. Interact with the animal and number buttons to learn about them.
Rhyme and Discover
The Rhyme and Discover book introduces children to four classic nursery rhymes. Kids will learn about animals through these memorable stories.
Take your daughter on a magical trip to the zoo. Dear Zoo is celebrating its 30th anniversary and it is still popular! This is a wonderful classic that has delighted generations of kids.
Dr. Seuss Board Books
Babies have grown up on Dr. Suess books for generations. Discover the magic of four abridged versions of Dr. Suess books. Set includes Hop on Pop, Oh, The Thinks You Can Think!, Ten Apples Up On Top!, and The Shape of Me and Other Stuff. These are board book versions and it’s an outstanding way to introduce your kids to Dr. Suess.
Experience an interactive book that brings your girl’s favorite Disney princesses to life. Play peek-a-boo with Rapunzel. This book helps stimulate baby’s senses and develop fine motor skills.
Peak-a-Boo Forest is a unique reading adventure for kids. They’ll discover the rich world of animals in the forest. The book features rhymes and develops eye-hand coordination, vision, and fine motor skills with the Peak-A-Boo flaps.
Little Blue Truck
Little Blue Truck is wonderful story book. A dump truck gets stuck and Blue attempts to help. Blue calls for help and his friends rescue the dump truck. It is a fun story that teaches the importance of making friends and helping one another.
Giraffes Can’t Dance
Do giraffes dance? This is a fantastic story about a giraffe who wants to dance. A friend inspires him to dance. It’s an inspiring tale that inspires kids to pursue their dreams.
Ten Tiny Toes
This book is a twist on the classic Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes. Little children will have fun celebrating their mouth, eyes, nose, ears and more!
Swim along with Pout-Pout Fish on a journey deep into the ocean. Mr. Fish is smart, fast, and strong, however, he is scared of the dark! Mr. Fish discovers that friendship will help light his way through the dark.
The Loud Book!
Discover the good louds and bad louds in this entertaining book. It is full of charm and humor and it will be interesting to see how kids react.
Baby’s Belly Button
Babies are so full of curiosity in their early years. In this interactive book, babies will play peek-a-boo. Adorbale babies will be asking inquisitive questions, such as “Where are baby’s hands? Where are baby’s eyes? and Where is baby’s bely button?”
The Very Hungry Caterpillar
The Very Hungry Caterpillar is a classic book. It has sold so well that it has sold around the world every 30 seconds! It’s a book worth sharing with your loved one as it eats right into your child’s heart.
In Goodnight Moon, kids will meet a little bunny. You won’t believe all the things this bunny says “Good Night” to. This is a book every family must own.
Letters to My Baby
These letters to your baby are sure to become a keepsake forever. For mommy and daddy, they are so much of fun to fill out. The 12 foldable letters prompt you to write different letters to your baby that your child can read in the future when she grows up. For example, one letter says “On the day you were born . . .”
Stacking and Sorting Toys
Stacking and sorting toys are a great way to teach 1 year old girls to recognize shapes and patterns. Helping to build cognitive skills, stacking and sorting toys will also challenge those little fingers. Here are our favorite stacking and sorting toys for one year old girls.
Green Toys My First Stacker Ages 6m-3
Engage in classic play with My First Stacker from Green Toys. This colorful stacker includes 8 stackable and nesting stacking pieces. It’s made from recycled jugs and it’s safe for baby.
Melissa & Doug K’s Kids Stacking Blocks Ages 9m+
This is an interesting and colorful stacking blocks set. The set includes fun, colorful stacking and nesting blocks as well as sorting shapes. The toy helps develop sensory, motor, logicial, and creative skills.
Fisher-Price Stack and Explore Blocks Ages 6m-3
This five-piece set of stacking and nesting blocks allows kids to stack and nest from big to little. The blocks are vibrant with fun characters, numbers, and more to discover! Helps build motor, problem-solving, and eye-hand coordination skills.
Vtech Stack and Sing Rings Ages 6m-3
Vtech’s Stack and Sing Rings is a cute take on stacking toys. It features colorful stacking rings that will appeal to baby as well an adorably cute monkey who encourages kids. When baby stacks rings, fun sound effects and songs play. With this set, kids will explore numbers, colors, shapes, and music. It’s great baby fun!
Fisher-Price Light-Up Lion Stacker Ages 6m-3
The Light-Up Lion Stacker is a fun stacker for little ones. It features a lion and stacking pieces with lights and music to stimulate baby’s senses. This toy helps build eye-hand coordination as well as motor skills.
Tolo Toys Rolling Shape Sorter Ages 1-3
This is a great shape sorter because it engages kids in a classic play pattern. Additionally, kids can roll it around the floor. Babies will learn fundamental sorting skills and build motor skills.
Green Toys Shape Sorter Ages 6m-4
This shape sorter from Green Toys is made of recycled plastic and it is safe for baby with no BPA, PVC, or phthalate. Babies will learn basic sorting skills and learn to differentiate between shapes and colors. Kids will build motor skills.
Manhattan Toy Dr. Seuss One Fish Bowl Ages 9m-4
This adorable fish bowl comes with five different fish that each make a different sound. The fish are the perfect size for little hands to grab. Not only will girls love taking out the fish and throwing them back in the bowl, but this toy is useful for teaching other developmental skills from colors to counting.
Blocks For 1 Year Old Girls
Blocks are some of the best toys for a 1 year old baby girl. Blocking building is a great way for your 1 year old to use the small muscles in her hand to build fine motor skills. She will love stacking blocks on top on each other to make tall towers, but have just as much fun knocking them down.
The Match and Build blocks set is fun and soft for babies. The blocks feature matching activities and will help build sensory, motor, logical, and creative skills.
B. Toys B. One Two Squeeze Blocks Ages 6m-3
Your 1 year old girl will love stacking these squeezable blocks into high towers. This set includes 10 colorful blocks that are not only great for tactile development but perfect for stacking as well. Because they are so soft, you don’t have to worry about them hurting anyone when them come crashing down. Plus, when she starts throwing them all around, they won’t break anything.
Mega Bloks 80-Piece Big Building Bag Ages 1-5
Designed for little hands, these oversized colorful blocks from Mega Bloks are perfect for young children. Available in 2 different colors, this set contains 80 blocks and comes in a convenient zippered bag. Your one year will love playing with you even if they can only stack a few blocks together.
Push and Pull Toys For 1 Year Olds
Push and pull toys are great for 1 year old girls who are ready to take their first step. Not only are they a lot of fun, but there are great for flexing those large motor skills and building a sense of stability. Please not that the American Academy of Pediatrics doesn’t recommend the use of moving walkers as they could be a safety hazard.
Little Tikes Gas ‘n Go Mower Ages 18m+
Kiddos can engage in fun pretend play by pretending to mow the lawn. It’s a push toy that looks like a mower, featuring popping beads and cool engine sounds. The gas can is removable and allows for creative play. It’s a fun playset that encourages pretend play.
VTech Pull and Learn Car Carrier Ages 1-3
The Pull and Learn Car Carrier is a fun educational toy for babies. It’s full of interactivity and includes 3 interactive animals and 3 vehicles. Kids can use the CB radio to learn about colors, numbers, and music. They will also be able to learn about animals.
Hape Walk-A-Long Puppy Ages 1-3
Kids can take this walk-a-long puppy on a stroll with the pull string. It’s an adorable puppy on wheels and it builds coordination, balance and active play. The wood is made from sustainable materials and it is safe for children.
VTech Turn and Learn Driver Ages 6m-3
This is a fun, interactive driving set for baby that’s great for pretend play. Babies get to control the steering wheel like mommy and daddy. It has tons of cool features, including shifting gears, a mirror, blinkers, and car sound effects. It’s a great playset that keeps babies entertained for hours.
Vtech Sit-to-Stand Learning Walker Ages 9m-3
The Sit-to-Stand Learning Walker is awesome for little ones learning to walk. In addition to being a great walker, it is jam-packed with several fun activities for baby. There’s a telephone, piano, shape sorters, and more! Baby can also sing along to over 70 songs, music, and phrases. So much fun all packed in one toy!
Mega Bloks Build’n Go Wagon Ages 1-5
The Build’n Go Wagon is a classic toy from Mega Bloks. Kids can load and dump blocks with ease. They can even build on top of the wagon and pull their designs with the wagon handle.
Hape Zebra Cart Wooden Push & Pull Ages 1-3
The Zebra Cart is a great push and pull toy. It has two prancing zebras mounted on the front and it is made of wooden materials. It is great for building coordination, balance and physical strength.
VTech 3-in-1 Care & Learn Stroller Ages 2-5
Baby girls looking for a baby to take care of need not look any further! This toy can easily transform from a stroller into a high chair or bassinet for all of your baby doll’s needs. This is absolutely wonderful for pretend play. Kids will learn letters, numbers, counting, and hear piano sounds, and so much more! In stroller mode, you can take the baby on a stroll. When in the high chair, you can feed your baby. In bassinet mode, baby can listen to nursery rhymes and lullabies.
Toy Cars for 1 Year Old Girls
These cars, trucks, and airplanes make great presents for 1 year old girls.
Melissa & Doug K’s Pull-Back Vehicle Set Ages 9m+
This vehicle set is full of fun with various cute characters. The vehicles come in all bright colors to captivate baby. Roll back each vehicle and watch ’em go! Vehicles are soft and lightweight. Perfect for developing sensory, motor, problem-solving, and language skills.
Melissa & Doug First Play Stacking Cars Ages 1+
The Melissa & Doug Stacking Wooden Cars are the perfect first cars for babies. They have bright colors to promote visual development. They also illustrate cause and effect.
My First Thomas the Train Ages 1+
Thomas fans will enjoy this realistic model of Thomas the Train from the show. Young girls can push Thomas along and take it on incredible railway adventures. The set is brightly colored and includes a cargo car. Interactive features include a whistling sound when pressing Thomas’ dome.
Green Toys Dump Truck Ages 1+
Little girls can go on great big dump truck adventures with this fantastic dump truck. The dump truck is made of 100% recycled plastic and it features a moveable dumper. It’s safe for kids free of BPA, PVC and phthalate.
VTech Drop & Go Dump Truck Ages 6m-3
This is a fun push or pull dump truck, featuring plenty of activities to keep girls engaged. Kids will learn numbers and hear music. The toy will develop motor skills.
Green Toys Fire Truck Ages 1+
We have a 4 alarm fire at the corner of the neighborhood. We need a fire truck on the double. The Green Toys Fire Truck races onto the scene to help fight the fire. It raises its roof ladder to reach the fire at the top of the building. Great set for girls who love fire fighting.
Kid O Go Car Ages 1+
The Kid O Go Car is ideal for little ones. It’s a great first car for 1 year olds. They’ll learn to grab and push and roll in no time.
Green Toys Elephant-on-Wheels Ages 6m-4
Elephant on Wheels is a simple push toy for babies. It features a cute baby elephant on wheels that can easily be pushed around with the built-in handle. It is safe for babies with no BPA, PVC, or phthalates
Fisher-Price Stand ‘n Play Rampway Ages 18m-6
The Little People Wheelies Stand ‘n Play Rampway is an exciting playset. Kids can take the two Little People Wheelies and race ’em down the spiral ramps. It’s so much fun! The playset is colorful and over 2-feet tall. The handle makes it easy to transport from one room to another.
Fisher-Price Sit ‘n Stand Skyway Ages 18m-5
This Little People Sit ‘n Stand Skyway playset is full of thrills! The set features two configurations and includes 2 Little People Wheelie cars. The vertical build stands over 3 feet tall! The racetrack is full of winding turns and it is well designed. Great for inspiring role play.
Vtech Go! Go! Smart Wheels Train Ages 1-5
The Go! Go! Smart Wheels Choo-Choo Train playset is an entertaining playset for kiddos. First, kids will build the track and then move their train on the track. The track features a lift-up gate and switching system for added fun! The train teaches kids the letter ‘T’ and the set features music, sounds, and phrases to maintain the fun. For extra fun, you can connect this set with the Train Station playset.
Ride On Toys for 1 Year Old Girls
There is something thrilling about riding on top of a toy. Not only are these toys fun, but they help build strength and stability in your 1 year old girl’s legs. Here are cool riding toys for 12 month old girls.
Little Tikes Scoot Around Hippo Ages 1-3
This adorable ride-on hippo is a ride-on and walker in one. The handle can be used in walker mode. The shapes can be placed into the Hippo’s nose. Convenient extra storage is hidden under the seat and inside the mouth.
Prince Lionheart Wheely Bug Ages 18m+
Ever dreamt of riding a lady bug? Now children can hop onto their favorite animals including a lady bug and ride them like never before! They move in all directions and develop gross motor skills and balance. Suitable for indoor or outdoor use.
Rocking Rider 2-in-1 Pony Ride-On Ages 1-3
Saddle up for a wonderful ride on this Rockin’ Rider Pony. It feels so soft and gentle to the touch. You just want to give it a hug to show your love and appreciation. The pony sings ‘I’m a Little Pony’ and features 6 fun phrases and sound effects. What’s cool is that the pony’s mouth moves and is synched with the speech. It also converts from a rocker into a roller.
Gallop and Rock Pony Ages 1-3
This is a fun learning pony for children. It’s well designed and colorful, making it appealing to kids. It can convert from a rocking horse into a ride-on as your child grows. Kids will learn colors, animals, and more! There are over 60 songs, sounds, and phrases to enjoy and the horse plays realistic horse sounds and phrases to make for a brilliant experience.
Little Tikes Cozy Coupe Ages 18m-5
Discover the toy that has spanned generations and continues to deliver amazing play value! It’s the Cozy Coupe celebrating its 30th anniversary. This is the car that paved the way for ride-on toys. It still continues to thrill to this day, making it an all-time classic!
Step2 Pink Whisper Ride Buggy Ages 18m-4
he Whisper Ride Buggy is a cute and awesome ride for little girls. It offers a sleek stylish design and a smooth ride. Two cup holders are integrated into the design as is a storage compartment under the engine hood. A seat belt and honking horn add that extra bit of fun!
Little People Music Parade Ages 1-3
Young girls will love the fun and excitement from experiencing the Little People Music Parade Ride-On. The vibrant colors will appeal to little girls. The colorful 5-key piano allows kids to compose their own tunes. They can play 5 different marching tunes. Additionally, it plays fun instruments like the trumpet, drums, sax, and tuba.
VTech Sit-to-Stand Alphabet Train Ages 1-3
The Alphabet Train is chuggin’ along and kids will learn letters, numbers, colors, animals, and more! The train can be used on the floor, as a baby walker, and a pull wagon. There are over 100 songs, sounds, and phrases to experience.
Chicco Sit ‘N Ride Train Ages 1-3
Hop aboard the Sit ‘n Ride train. It develops baby’s imagination and motor skills. It can be used as both a walker and ride-on. There are plenty of fun activities to keep baby entertained. Store baby’s belongings in the storage compartment located under the seat.
Fisher-Price Power Wheels Barbie Lil’ Quad Ages 1-3
Little girls will love riding this stylish Barbie themed quad ride-on vehicle. It’s beautifully designed with easy push-button operation and convenient footrests for safety. It features a low-profile so little ones can easily hop on or off on their own. The battery and charger are included.
Fisher-Price Smart Stages Scooter Ages 1-3
The Smart Stages Scooter is the perfect first scooter for kids. The learning content adapts as your baby grows and plays as your child scoots around. The scooter teaches numbers, colors, shapes, and more!
Vtech 2-in-1 Learn and Zoom Motor Bike Ages 1-3
The Learn and Zoom Motor Bike grows with your child. It can transform from a tricycle to a two-wheeler ride-on. Kids will learn colors, shapes, objects, and more! The bike features cool motorcycle sounds and music to keep kids entertained. Experience over 70 songs, sounds, and phrases.
Radio Flyer 4-in-1 Stroll ‘N Trike Ages 9m-5
This is the perfect trike for a 1 year old. Experience the joy of riding a trike while your parent guides you along. The harness system and high back seat make it safe for your child. The trike offers a quiet ride and features a foot brake and foot rest.
Cause & Effect Learning Toys For 1 Year Old Girls
Look for toys with dials, knobs, and buttons to manipulate. Not only are they great for building fine motor skills, but these toys are great for exploring cause & effect.
Vtech Twinkle the Magical Unicorn Ages 18m-5
Young babies will love Go! Go! Smart Friends Twinkle Magical Unicorn. Babies will be transported to a Magical Kingdom and engage in exciting adventures! Twinkle comes alive before your eyes! She walks, moves, lights her horn, and flaps her wings. Set includes Fairy Prisma character and a golden carrot accessory. It’s great for creative, pretend play!
A dancing robot? This little robot knows how to boogie, teaching little ones ABCs, count, and even how to dance. Your 1 year old will love to dance along as the lights on the robot’s belly flash like a disco ball. Not only does the little robot sing a couple of songs, but he can also record your voice and play it back in a fun beat.
Fisher-Price Dance & Move Beat Bow Wow Ages 9m-3
Meet Beat Bow Wow. This is sure to be one of your child’s favorites! She’s an interactive friend. Bow Wow is always happy to see your child and wags its tail back and forth! Beat Bow Wow dances and moves to the music. It features over 25 songs, tunes, and phrases.
LeapFrog AlphaPup Ages 1-3
Alphapup is a sweet learning toy for children. It teaches the alphabet with the letter sounds for early child development. Kids can even take their pup for a walk and sing along to 3 learning songs. Great toy for teaching phonics and vocabulary and building motor skills.
Fisher-Price Smart Stages Chair Ages 1-3
The Smart Stages Chair is so bright, colorful, and cheerful. The character is welcoming for children and has a great big smile. Kids will love singing along to over 50 songs, tunes, and phrases. The songs and phrases activate as baby sits or stands. And the learning content progresses as your baby grows.
Fisher-Price Smart Stages Piggy Ages 6m-3
It’s time for your child to build their coin collection and learn to save with this fun piggy bank. The set includes 10 colorful coins that also serve to teach animals and numbers. Kids will enjoy singing to over 40 songs, tunes, and phrases. The learning content grows with your child with two stages of play. It’s great for developing fine motor skills.
LeapFrog Sing and Play Farm Ages 6m-3
The Sing and Play Farm is packed with a ton of fun! It’s loaded with interactive features and learning. Kids will learn ABCs, vocabulary, animals, colors, animal sounds and more! Babies can sing along to Old MacDonald and Itsy Bitsy Spider. They’ll build motor skills and learn about cause and effect. The convenient handle makes it easy to take on the go. It’s a wonderful learning experience for kids.
The Laugh & Learn Smart Stages Puppy is a perfect companion for little kids. It’s so cute and cuddly! It teaches kids body parts, letters, colors, counting and more! When baby touches the activation areas, the paws, tummy, ears, and heart respond. It’s great for developing sensory and fine motor skills. The pup will even grow with your child, offering three play levels.
LeapFrog My Pal Violet Ages 6m-3
Meet My Pal Violet. This pup is ready to be your child’s best friend. Engage in over 15 learning activities and enjoy over 40 songs. Kids will learn numbers, music, and language skills. What’s cool is that you can have the pup say your child’s name.
Musical Toys for 1 Year Old Boys
You might think that it is just noise, but your 1 year old girl will take delight in all that shaking, pressing, and banging with these musical toys.
Baby Einstein Take Along Tunes Musical Toy Ages 3m+
The Take Along Tunes Musical Toy makes a great gift for kiddos who love music. It’s a great way to introduce kids to music with friendly melodies. The toy features a cheerful caterpillar which acts as the grip. A volume switch allows for volume control. On each song baby will be stimulated with colorful dancing lights. It’s like an iPod for kids!
Neptune Ocean Orchestra Ages 6m-3
Baby Neptune Ocean Orchestral Musical toy is an adorable music toy for kids. The toy features 8 melodies and 5 different instruments. Colorful dancing lights help to engage babies. Get ready for hours of fun!
Remo Floor Tom Drum Ages 3+
If you want to introduce your child to drums this is the perfect set. It’s a kids percussion floor-tom drum. It measures 10-inches and features a beautiful and artistic fabric rain forest design. Kids can play with their hands or the included mallets.
Fisher- Price Soothe & Glow Seahorse Ages 6m-3
The Soothe & Glow Seahorse is the perfect companion for little ones. The seahorse is so soft and cuddly. It has a comforting glow that naturally attracts baby. It features music, lullabies, and ocean sounds to entertain baby.
Munchkin Mozart Magic Cube Ages 0m+
Not all music toys are annoying. Playing 8 different Mozart tunes, this magic cube from Munchkin is designed to turn your 1 year old girl into Mozart. The cube has various instruments on each side of it, which allows your little one to easily add and subtract five different instruments from a piano to a violin.
VTech Zoo Jamz Piano Ages 18m-4
Shaped like a zebra, this light up piano is the perfect first piano. It’s got a convenient handle that allows your little girl to carry it everywhere. You can easily slide between various instruments to change the sound of the keys from a piano to a saxophone. 1 year old girls will love the playing the built in songs, pressing the light up keys, and singing into the microphone.
Hohner 4 Piece Baby Band Ages 3m+
With these award winning instruments, your 1 year old girl can join the baby band. The set comes with 4 instruments including a rattle, maraca, bell, and shaker. She will love rocking and shaking them to create music as she builds gross motor skills. The best part? You can join the band too.
Hohner Kids Glockenspiel Ages 1+
Hohner makes great musical toys. This is no ordinary music toy. Compared to other musical toys, this Xylophone is perfectly tuned with an excellent pitch. Including a full octave, the 8 colored bars can be hit with the included mallet or even a rattle to create colorful baby music.
Arts & Crafts
Your 1 year old will soon be ready to use a crayon to scribble, which will help with her perfect her pincer grasp. Your 1 year old girl will love getting crafty with these gifts.
Crayola Palm-Grip Crayons Ages 1+
Shaped like eggs, these easy to grip crayons from Crayola are designed to fit in little hands. They are the perfect first set of crayons. Your 1 year old will love scribbling with them. This set includes 6 non toxic colors for her to get crafty with.
Melissa & Doug Jumbo Triangular Crayons Ages 3+
If your child is ready to scribble with crayons, these jumbo crayons from Melissa & Doug are a little easier to grip than ordinary crayons. Their unique triangular shape encourages your child to use the pincher grasp and because of their shape they don’t roll around on the table. Plus, they are stronger than ordinary crayons so they don’t break as easily when you apply too much pressure or they fall on the floor.
ALEX Toys Little Hands First Scribble Ages 2-5
Don’t let her scribble on your desk. With 50 activity pages, this activity book provides a great place to capture all of your 1 year old’s earliest scribbles. Each page has a fun drawing to scribble over. The best part? It’s designed to stand up to the roughest scribbling.
Crayola Fingerpaint Kit Ages 1+
Even your 1 year old can become an artist. With these finger paints, she can use her hands to create all sorts of fun art. The kit includes everything you need to get started including the paper. It can be messy but luckily the paint easily washes away with water so you don’t have to worry about stains.
Outdoor Toys for 1 Year Old Girls
Toys that keep your child active are a great way for your 1 year old girl to burn up all that extra energy. When they are using their body to throw, catch, or run, they are using major muscle groups in their body that will help with their physical development.
Gund Stuffed Rattle Ball Ages 6m+
There is nothing more classic than a ball. We like this colorful plush ball from Gund because it can be played with without worrying about it breaking something. It makes fun rattling noises when tossed around. Not only is it great for throwing around, but it can be used for teaching colors.
Sassy Developmental Sensory Ball Set Ages 6m+
Get ready for classic fun with balls! This set of three balls is perfect for sensory and dexterity development of baby. Great for interactive play with others. These balls are phthalate compliant for your baby’s safety.
Green Toys Sand Play Set Ages 18m-9
There is something about building stuff out of sand that is timeless. Made out of sturdy thick plastic, this sand pail is designed to last for years. It also includes a spade and fork. It’s the perfect toy for the beach, park, or backyard. All you need is sand and maybe a little sun.
Vtech Smart Shots Sports Center Ages 1-3
The Smart Shots Sports Center features a basketball hoop and soccer net with a small basketball and soccer ball. Kids will love this sports center because it is so much fun! The LED scoreboard adds up the score and plays fun animations. In addition to being able to play sports, kids will learn shapes, numbers, and sounds. They’ll experience over 50 songs, sounds, and phrases. The set is great for building motor skills.
Little Tikes Easy Score Basketball Ages 18m-5
For the active kid, there’s the TotSports Easy Score Basketball set. This is one of the most popular basketball sets for kids. It features an oversized rim and junior basketball specifically designed for babies and toddlers.The hoop can be adjusted from 2 – 4 feet, with six height adjustments. It’s great for building motor skills, eye-hand coodination and social skills.
Fisher-Price Grow to Pro Junior Basketball Ages 18m-3
Active babies will enjoy the Grow to Pro Junior Basketball set. With the Sure Score rim, it makes it easier for babies and toddlers to score baskets. The basketball hoop can be adjusted up to 40-inches. There are four different height positions so it can grow with you baby. The Sure Score rim can be removed as your child becomes more confident and skilled. It’s a fun set for indoor or outdoor use.
Melissa & Doug First Bead Maze Ages 1-2
Are you looking for a toy that will distract you 1 year old while you do something quick? This bead maze is the perfect solution. Simply use the suction cups to stick it on a high chair and your 1 year old with be drawn to the colorful beads. Moving the beads around not only builds fine motor skills, but also builds imagination too.
Vtech Busy Learners Activity Cube Ages 6m-3
Keep baby engaged with the Busy Learners Activity Cube. This is a colorful activity cube with five sides of activities. Kids will learn animal names and sounds as well as shapes. There are 14 interactive features in all! The learning cube plays 25 songs to delight babies. And the toy is BPA free for child safety.
Vtech Sort & Discover Activity Cube Ages 9m-3
This Sort & Discover Activity Cube from Vtech is jam-packed with fun activities for baby. All five sides feature something different for baby to interact with. Kids will learn numbers, colors, and music with the piano. There are nursery rhymes, spinners, over 75 songs, sounds, and phrases and so much more to discover! It’s an excellent gift for kids.
Hape Wooden Activity Play Cube Ages 1-6
Baby will be filled with fun and laughter with the Country Critters Wooden Activity play cube. Kids will love the various animals and the fact that thhe entire cube is full of interactive activities. There’s shape sorting, spinning parts, and so much more to discover! It’s great for playing and learning.
Fisher-Price Puppy Learning Table Ages 6m-3
Here’s a fun-filled activity learning center for kids. It’s packed with tons of fun activities in English and Spanish. Babies will encounter a piano, nursery rhymes, music, phone, and more! It’s great for building motor skills and social skills. The table can also be setup as a floor toy by removing the legs.
Fisher-Price Smart Stages Crawl Car Ages 6m-3
The Laugh & Learn Crawl Around Car is perfect for little active kids. Babies can sit up, crawl, stand and move around the car. It’s great for imaginative play with learning and music. The interactive dash features lights, sounds and activities to stimulate baby. Kids will learn letters, numbers, colors, first words, and more! Kids can also sing along to over 75 songs, tunes, and phrases. This car is available in three colors.
Little Tikes 2-in-1 Snug ‘n Secure Swing Ages 9m-4
Do you remember your first memories of riding a swing? Ah, childhood memories are lasting. Your child will have lasting memories with this beautiful swing set from Little Tikes. The shoulder straps and T-bar safely secure baby while she rides. As your child grows, the T-bar and straps can be removed. It’s a durable, safe, and fun set for kids.
Little Tikes Cozy Coupe First Swing Ages 9m-3
The Cozy Coupe Swing is a great first swing for children. It features a fun character design and is designed with baby’s safety in mind. It easily attaches to a swing set. Supports riders up to 50 pounds.
Little Tikes Picnic Table with Umbrella Ages 18m-5
This stylish Junior Picnic Table is perfect for young children. It is easy to assemble with no tools required. It seats up to 4 children for great social gatherings with friends. The built-in umbrella provides UV protection. The set is ideal for both indoor and outdoor use.
Step2 Cascading Cove Sand and Water Table Ages 18m-5
Get ready for some fun in the sun! The Cascading Cove Sand and Water Table offers immense fun and delight for kids. It features one side that holds water while the other side holds sand. Kids can play with the sand and water in one fun playset. An umbrella provides shade from the sun.
There is nothing more that 1 year olds love than to role play. With these toys, your 1 year old can mimic mommy and daddy.
Fisher-Price Learning Kitchen Ages 6m-3
It’s time to learn to cook! Babies can fetch goodies from the refrigerator and cook them on the stovetop or oven. Kids will engage in fun, creative pretend play and learn shape sorting, opposites, and more! Learning is presented in both English and Spanish. This is a fantastic playset that will keep baby delighted.
Vtech Baby’s Learning Laptop Ages 6m-3
The Vtech Baby’s Learning Laptop is a great way to introduce young girls to a baby laptop. The laptop teaches shapes, objects, music, and even feelings. The lighted screen and buttons make it look just like mama’s laptop. And there’s even a baby mouse! Babies will be stimulated by over 90 songs, sounds, and phrases. It makes learning fun and enjoyable for kids.
LeapFrog Chat & Count Smart Phone Ages 18m-5
The Chat & Count Smart Phone is a fun learning smart phone for kids. Kids can explore more than 15 activities and sing along to counting songs. Press the number buttons to view fun animations with Violet counting out the number pressed. Kids can pretend to chat with their friends and family and build social skills. Additionally, she can also chat with her puppy pal, Violet, and listen to voicemail.
LeapFrog Learning Lights Remote Ages 6m-3
Got a baby girl who’s always grabbing the remote? Get her her own kiddie remote. Kids will learn numbers, counting, first words, shapes, and more! They’ll also be engaged with over 65 songs, tunes, and sounds. Kids will also develop fine motor skills.
Melissa & Doug Picnic Basket Fill & Spill Ages 6m-2
Who loves picnics? If your child loves picnics this may be the perfect set. It’s a soft baby toy so it’s safe for baby. The set is so colorful and will appeal to baby. It comes with everything you need for a spendid picnic party. The set includes one basket, sandwich, watermelon fruit, bottled beverage, and more! Great fun for kids!
Fisher-Price Animal Friends Farm Ages 1-5
Animal Friends Farm delivers a magical experience for kids. The barn can be opened and closed and it features neat animal sounds and music! The size of the figures is perfect for little ones to hold easily. Seven figures are included in this playset, including Farmer Eddie, a cow, goat, pig, horse, sheep, and chicken. Parents will appreciate that it can be folded and everything conveniently can be stored inside the barn.
LeapFrog Rainbow Tea Set Ages 1-3
It’s time for a wonderful tea party with this beautiful Musical Rainbow Tea Set from LeapFrog. The teaset lights up and plays 7 songs. It teaches kids colors, counting, vocabulary, matching, manners, and more! Babies can host their very own tea party. It’s the perfect toy for pretend play and building motor and social skills.
LeapFrog Shapes & Sharing Picnic Basket Ages 6m-5
It’s time to go on a picnic adventure. Baby will have so much fun with this adorable set. It includes everything you need, including 6 food items, 2 plates, 2 forsks, 2 cups, and more. It’s a 14-piece picnic set. It’s great for pretend play, learning shapes, matching and colors, and building fine motor skills.
Fisher-Price Surprise & Sounds Home Ages 1-5
The Little People Surprise & Sounds Home is like a dream home for little girls. Make believe is highly encouraged! It’s also perfect for role playing and making up different stories. The entire house can be opened to access the various rooms. Plenty of interactive features keep kids engaged. There are also over 50 songs, sounds, and phrases to enhance the play experience.
Vtech Care for Me Learning Carrier Ages 9m-3
The Care For Me Learning Carrier is perfect for babies who love pets. Now she can nurture and take care of her own pup. Feed it, comb its hair, and take it for walks. Kids will learn letters, colors, shapes, pet care, and more! There are over 100 songs, sounds, and phrases to captivate girls. This is fantastic role-play fun for little ones!
Your 1 year old girl will love tinkering and banging away with this play workbench. The tools are perfectly sized for little hands and the sounds and music bring everything to life. Babies will love using the hammer to bang the light up nails into the holes.
Fisher Price Zoo Animal Friends Ages 1-5
Take your kids on a zoo adventure with Little People Zoo Animal Friends. The set includes 9 zoo animals. Kids can play with an aligator, kangaroo, penguin, lion, seal, tiger, panda, monkey, and zebra. It’s great for imaginative play.
Fisher-Price Disney Aurora and Friends Ages 18m-5
Kids will have so much fun with these cute Little People Disney Aurora and Friends characters. The set includes Aurora, a Disney Princess, and her adorable friends. Kids can recreate their favorite scenes from the classic Sleeping Beauty story.
Stuffed Animals & Dolls
Your 1 year old girl will love bathing, feeding, and diapering these dolls and stuffed animals that make great companions at bedtime.
Manhattan Baby Stella Peach Ages 1-3
Meet Baby Stella Sweet Dreams! Teach your baby to nurture, love and care for their very own baby. Baby Stella is so soft, cute and cuddly. She is waiting for a big hug. She features a soothing lavendar scent when baby hugs Baby Stella. She wears beautiful pajamas and includes a cute, soft lamb and a feeding bottle. Babies can learn to easily change its diaper and give the baby its pacifier, which attaches magnetically.
Manhattan Toy Snuggle Pod Pea Ages 6m+
Now your 1 year old can get their own “baby” to sleep and sing with at night. This soft plush baby comes in a little pea shaped pod, which can be removed. Your little girl will love taking care of it and bringing it everywhere she goes. Unlike dolls made with plastic heads, this little doll is built for cuddling.
Gund Animated Flappy The Elephant Plush Ages 0m+
This Gund Baby Elephant is such a cute little stuffed animal. This elephant looks super soft and gorgeous with cute floppy ears and a fabric bow. The coolest part? The animated elephant comes to life singing and flopping its ears. Kids will love taking the baby elephant on all sorts of escapades.
GUND Elmo Stuffed Animal Ages 18m+
Got a kid who loves Elmo? This Gund Sesame Street Elmo is a fantastic replica of Elmo from Sesame Street. He looks so adorable and he’s so super soft and cuddly. Kids will love playing with their new pal!
Boo Stuffed Dog Ages 1-5
Boo is an adorably cute plush stuffed animal toy. It’s a relatively authentic replica of Boo. Boo is made from high quality materials. Boo is so cute that your child will want to hug him and take him wherever they go. Kids are sure to love Boo!
Philbin Teddy Bear Ages 1+
Philbin is an 18-inch stuffed teddy bear that looks so incredibly cute! He’s so soft and cuddly and kids won’t be able to resist giving him a great big hug. He’s sure to be your child’s new pal.
Gund Curious George Plush Ages 1-5
Introduce your child to Curious George with this high quality replica. Curious George stands 12-inches tall and includes a red t-shirt with the name Curious George written in yello. He’s so soft and cuddly and kids will love taking him on amazing adventures.
Gund Supergirl Yvette Ages 1-5
This is no ordinary puppy dog! This is Yvette the puppy dog and she is dressed as Super Girl. Yvette has superhero powers. The plush teddy looks fantastic with its superhero cape. Girls can take Super Girl on adventures to save the universe.
Baby Einstein Octoplush Ages 3m+
Squeeze the legs and head of Octoplush to hear music. There’s musical color discovery and language discovery for baby! Octoplush offers languages in English, Spanish, or French. Babies will build tactile development and learn colors.
Be careful with bath toys which collect water inside them as they are usually made of PVC and may develop mold. Make bath time more fun with these safe water toys.
Green Toys My First Tugboat Ages 6m-3
My First Tugboat is a great first tug boat for babies and toddlers. Young sailors can set their course and boldly adventure where no sailor has gone before! Bathtime will never be the same!
Boon Fleet Stacking Boats Bathing Toy Ages 9m+
Kids will love bath time thanks to these little stacking boats. Kids can play with them in the water and parents can use them to pour water on baby to wash away soap. These boats can be stacked and they float in water. They are safe for kids, free of BPA, PVC and phthalate.
Alex Toys Quacky Cups Ages 6m+
Quacky Cups will bring laughter and fun to bathtime! These Quacky Cups can be stacked and they squirt water. The set is perfectly sized so little girls can easily grab them. A storage bag and drying kit are included.
Nuby Octopus Floating Bath Toy Ages 18m+
Forget that rubber ducky, this colorful octopus actually floats and will keep your 1 year old occupied during bath time. Plus, it has no holes so you don’t have to worry about water getting inside. Little ones will love putting the included 3 rings around his tentacles, helping to build their eye hand coordination.
Munchkin Float and Play Bubbles Bath Toy Ages 4m+
It’s hard finding bath toys that don’t collect mold. Not only are these floating bubbles from Munchkin a lot of fun to play with in the bath, they are completely sealed so mold won’t build up inside. Each of them has a unique character inside, which makes different rattling sounds.
Green Toys Submarine Ages 6m+
Turn bath time into an undersea adventure with this bath toy from Green Toys. Made of eco friendly plastic and BPA free, this colorful yellow and blue submarine is the perfect bath or pool toy. The coolest part? You can fill it with water and dump the water out to rinse your 1 year old girl’s hair.
Skip Hop Zoo Stack and Pour Buckets Ages 9m+
Throw away those moldy squirting toys. There is a lot of fun to be had at bath time with these cartoony animal themed buckets from Skip Hop. All of the buckets have varying holes in the bottom. When you fill the buckets with water, the holes underneath create all different types of sprinkling actions. The best part? They stack inside each other so they are easy to store.
Boon Water Bugs with Net Ages 9m+
Your little one with love to go fishing for insects with this adorable bath toy from Boon. Simply throw the floating water bugs in the bath and your 1 year old can use the net to scoop them out of the water.
Puzzles & Games
As your child’s physical coordination improves, she will be able to use her fingers to manipulate her first puzzle. Simple wood with jumbo knobs are easier for them to manipulate at this age. Simple board games are a great way to get her to follow simple instructions.
Thinkfun Roll & Play Board Game Ages 18m+
Introduce your child to their first game with Roll & Play. It’s a simple board game that delivers great learning. The game has one plush cube and 48 game cards and can be played by 2 or more players. Depending on the color rolled, the player selects a matching color card and performs the activity. It is great for building motor skills and engaging in creative play.
Melissa & Doug Construction Jumbo Knob Puzzle Ages 1+
Puzzles are great for development. With only 3 pieces, this jumbo knob puzzle is the perfect first puzzle for your 1 year old girl. This one features construction vehicles but Melissa and Doug makes a variety of them with different shapes. At 1 year old, your 1 year old will be able to use her gross motor skills to manipulate the pieces of the puzzles.
South Bend Woodworks Wooden Name Puzzle Ages 6m+
How cool would it be if you could get a puzzle featuring your child’s name? With up to 9 letters, you can customize this puzzle with your child’s name. It’s a gift that she will always remember and the perfect way to get her to learn her name.
Here’s the coolest baby gear that will make your life easier.
Graco Pack ‘n Play Playard
Not only it this playpen from Graco easy to assemble, its unique fold-up design makes it easy to take just about anywhere from Grandma’s house to on vacation. It is perfect for playing and napping in. Because it takes up much less space than a bed, you can even get a separate foam mattress for additional padding if she wants to sleep inside.
Skip Hop Grand Central Diaper Bag
There is a reason that they call this bag the Grand Central diaper bag! With an attractive trendy design, this huge diaper bag is spacious enough for even the most demanding moms. The 11 spacious pockets give you the room to hold everything you need to take on the go including diapers.
Skip Hop Pronto Changing Station
Every mommy needs this portable changing station form Skip Hop. With a unique fold up design, this portable changing station allows you to change your 1 year baby just about anywhere. It’s got a waterproof surface to prevent accidents. It even holds a few diapers inside so you can either use it alone or throw it in a diaper bag if you need to hold more stuff.
Infant Optics DXR-8 Video Baby Monitor
With a great range, this 3.5 inch baby monitor is the best way to ensure your baby is safe. Not only does it come with 2 interchangeable lenses, but the camera has the ability to remotely pan and tilt to get the best view of your baby. The best part? Compared to other baby monitors, you get a nice clear picture and sound.
Graco Extend2Fit Convertible Car Seat
According to pediatricians, it is recommended that your child ride in the rear facing position until age 2. This car seat from Graco supports up to 50 pounds in the rear facing position, which means you child can use it for some time. The best part? With its innovative design, this car seat gives you so much more leg room. With an easy to adjust headrest and straps, you can make your child very comfortable.
LILLEbaby Child Carrier
With 6 different carrying positions, this baby carrier allows you to carry your baby 360 degrees around your body. This allows you to find the most comfortable position. Supporting up to 45 pounds, the carrier gives you great lumbar support to take stress of your back. The mesh material helps keep you cool.
Soon your 1 year old will be ready to drink independently from a cup. Make mealtime easier with these great gifts to help with your baby’s development.
Munchkin Miracle 360 Trainer Cup
At 1 year old, your child might be ready to move from a bottle to a cup. You can go to a Sippy cup with a spout, but this cup works similar to a regular cup. You have to pick it up, tilt, and drink from it. There is a learning period but it’s a great way to teach your 1 year old how to use a real cup. The only difference? It is designed in such a way so it doesn’t spill and create a huge mess.
Fisher-Price Healthy Care Deluxe Booster Seat
The Healthy Care Deluxe Booster Seat from Fisher-Price is a great booster seat. It can easily be strapped to dining chairs. It has a feeding tray that is dishwasher safe with a built-in sippy cup holder. It’s the boost baby and mom will really appreciate.
Graco Blossom 4 in 1 Convertible High Chair
There are high chairs and then there is the Graco convertible high chair. With a variety of seating options, this high chair from Graco is designed to grow with your child. That means your child will be using it until they can use a real chair. The five point belt keeps your child safely in the chair and the insertable meal tray makes it easy to clean.
Now that your little one is learning to use a cup, the SuperBib will help keep your 1 year old dry when there are accidents. This set of 3 bibs comes in the most adorable patterns. The unique pocket design collects keeps food and drinks of your baby’s clothing. The best part? Because they are waterproof, you don’t have to spend so much of time washing every bib.
From wall decor to bedding, add these gifts to your nursery.
Cloud B Tranquil Turtle
No longer fear the dark with the Tranquil Turtle. This turtle looks adorable and it emits an underwater light effect that illuminates the room. It’s one of the best night lamps for babies.
Tree of Life Growth Chart
The Growth Chart is a fun way to track your child’s growth. It has a chic, high-end nursery furnishing look that will fit in with almost any décor. The chart goes up to 58-inches and kids can mark their progess, which will serve as memories.
Baby Girls Name Wall Decal
Make your baby girl’s room special with this custom wall decal. This vinyl sticker simply sticks on the wall and is something that your baby girl will always remember when she grows up.
Baby Care Play Mat
The Baby Care Play Mat featuring Magical Islands is truly a sight to behold. It is truly beautiful and kids will love the artwork. It ‘s a large playmat similar to a queen size matress. It’s waterproof and has great cushioning. Also, it’s safe for kids with no lead, BPA, or phthalate.
SoftTiles Play Mat
The SoftTiles Safari Animals Foam Play Mat is a beautifully designed playmat for kids. It is a large playmat that is colorful and fun! It creates a great, high-quality play surface for babies and toddlers. And it’s safe for kids, containing no BPA or phthalate. The sloped edges prevent kids from tripping.
Little Tikes Bright ‘n Bold Toy Chest
Kids need a place to store all of their toys or the house will look like a mess! The Bright ‘n Bold Toy Chest offers 6 cubic feet of storage in a durable plastic construction. For smaller toys, kids can place these toys in the removable bins. It’s a great toy chest for kids’ toys.
3 Sprouts Storage Box
Do you find that there is a mess everywhere you look? Storage boxes are supposed to be this cute. Available with different animal designs, these 13 inch polyester storage boxes are perfect for storing toys, books, and clothing out of the way. Reinforced with cardboard, they can either be used alone or stored on shelves.
Sesame Street 4-Piece Toddler Set
Welcome to the wonderful world of Elmo. If your kid loves Elmo this will be the perfect set for them. It’s a 4-piece bedding set that will bring plenty of color to their room with their favorite character! The set includes a pillow case, flat top sheet, fitted sheet, and comforter.
4-Piece Minnie Bedding Set
The Minnie Fluttery Friends bedding set is perfect for little girls who love Minnie Mouse. It features beautiful Minnie Mouse graphics that kids will love. The 4-piece set includes a pillowcase, top sheet, fitted sheet, and comforter. It’s a great Disney-themed bedding set for kids!
Toy Safety Guide
Use this quick tip guide to choose safe toys for 1 year old baby girls.
Look for “phthalate, BPA, and PVC” free toys
Plastic labeled #3 as it typically contains lead and phthalates
Toys made in USA, Japan, Canada, and Europe are generally safer
Plastic labeled #7 which may leach BPA.
Fabric should be untreated cotton, hemp, or wool
Plastic labeled #1 which is found in plastic water bottles.
Choose products made from natural materials
Toys treated with flame retardants or labeled flame resistant
Painted toys should be labeled nontoxic
Old toys that may contain lead paint
Wooden toys should be certified by FSC or SPF
Pressed wood due to toxic glue
Choose toys made with solid woods instead of pressed wood
Permanent markers and paint
Use the toilet paper rule to identify toys that can present a choking hazard
Play cosmetics as most of them contain heavy metal
Look for toy brands committed to environmentally friendly materials
Vinyl toys which contain lead and phthalates
When in doubt, contact the manufacturer to inquire about BPA, PVC, or phthalates
More Toys For 1 Year Old Girls?
We’ve picked our favorite birthday and Christmas gifts for a 1 year old baby girl. Let us know what gift ideas for 1 year old girls you have in the comments below.
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