What are the best gifts for 12 year old girls in 2018? Find the best gifts and toys for 12 year old girls with our gift guide. There’s something for everyone on your list – the fashion lover, shoe lover, gadget lover, and many more.
She is getting too big too fast. With just one year to go, it’s hard to believe that she is almost a teenager. What have you gotten yourself into? This is the age when mom and dad become not cool. We are only kidding! You will always be cool as long as you don’t embarrass her in front of her friends. LOL!
What are the best gifts for 12 year old girls? Some girls still want to be kids, but some girls already want to be teenagers. A lot of 12 year old girls are starting to grow out of toys and want big kid things now. Girls today are growing up much faster than before. It’s all about fitting in with their friends. A lot of her friends already have phones, wear cosmetics, and shop at trendy stores so these will likely be some of the top gifts for 12 year old girls.
Since every 12 year old girl is different, we’ve decided to create a personality driven gift guide with over 400 gift ideas for 12 year old girls. Whether you are looking for Christmas or birthday gifts for 12 year old girls, she is going to flip when she gets any of these gifts.
Crafty Gifts for Girls Age 12
Is she looking for something new to do? Now she will never have to say “I’m bored” again. Check out these popular gifts for 12 year old girls who love crafts.
Brother XM2701 Sewing Machine
Sewing machines just got a whole lot more affordable with this entry level sewing machine from Brother. With a great set of features, this sewing machine is perfect for 12 year old girls. The Easy Switch selector gives her access to 27 stitches including straight and zigzag. The built in needle threader makes it so easy to use. Even if she has never sewed in her life, the included instruction video will get her up to speed with a basic stitch in no time.
Karina Garcia’s DIY Slime Kit
Ready, Set, Goo! Karina Garcia has come out with a slime kit that is exclusive to Target. Karina Garcia is famous on Youtube for her slime recipes. Now she has created her own branded slime kit. It comes with glue and even an activator. Everybody makes different types of slime so this kit comes with add-ins to make your slime glow, sparkle, and more. You can even make cloud slime.
Elmer’s Liquid School Glue
Glue became increasing hard to find when the slime craze first took over the world. Using a mixture of glue, water, and other ingredients, everybody wanted to create a blob of slime. With a little glitter, dye, and essential oils, people began creating all types of slime recipes. If she loves trying out slime recipes, this container of glue is a great way to stock up.
Klutz String Art Book KitAges 7-15
Klutz makes a whole range of fun craft books. These craft books are great because they contain the materials you need to complete the projects in the book. The best way to learn is by actually physically doing something. There are so many kits to choose from jewelry making kits to sewing kits. With this kit, she will be making art . . .using only string and pins.
Elmer’s Galaxy Slime Starter Pack
Want to make out of this world slime? Try Elmer’s Galaxy Slime Starter Pack which allows kids to make galaxy slime. It makes 3 batches of insanely satisfying slime both in look and feel. The best part? It has great consistency and stretchiness not to mention it is so much fun to play with.
Elmer’s Slime Starter Kit
The hottest new craze is making homemade slime. This slime obsession has gotten so crazy that there was a shortage of glue. Now Elmer’s has made it easy for anybody to get started with these slime kits. There are several different ones to choose from and even holiday themed ones. It comes with glue, glitter glue, and glitter pens. It also comes with a kid-friendly activator called magical liquid.
Bali Mason Jars
There are a million and one things you can do with mason jars. Mason Jars can be used for storing everything from flowers to craft supplies. They are also the center of many arts & crafts projects. She can use it as a decoration, candle, organizer, or even terrarium. The possibilities are endless.
KLUTZ Make Your Own Soap Science KitAges 6-15
If she’s the crafty type, she will love this beauty kit from Klutz. This fun kit lets her make all different fun-shaped soaps. She simply melts the soap base in the microwave, adds pigment, and adds her own ingredients to make her own scented soaps. There’s a recipe book to help her get started. The best part? She can give them as gifts.
Glotoch Slime Containers, 24-Pk
Unless it is edible, most slime doesn’t really go bad. If she has got a slime obsession, these little containers are super useful for storing slime. It’s a great way to keep her slime from getting dry. This set includes 24 containers with lids.
Rainbow LoomAges 8m-6
Who doesn’t love friendship bracelets? Rainbow Loom is a jewelry craft kit for tweens that allow girls to create friendship bracelets out of rubber bands. Using the hook and loom, girls can create an endless amount of jewelry. The included instructions will help her get started but there are a ton of tutorials on Youtube to try so she can create her own designs.
Elmer’s Glow-in-The-Dark Liquid Glue
Did you notice that you can’t find glue anywhere? That’s because slime is taking over the world. It’s like a science experiment. While it is fun creating it, it is even more fun playing with it. Teens love squishing it and using it to calm down. Now you can get glow in the dark glue so she can make glow in the dark slime creations.
ALEX Toys Craft My Sewing KitAges 7-12
Does she want to learn to sew? With hands-on projects and easy to follow instructions, this kit from Alex Toys is designed for beginners. The kit comes with all the materials to complete 4 stitching projects. The pre-cut felt makes it easy to stitch. It’s a great foundation in sewing for her to build on.
WINLIP Slime Supplies Kit
This 80-pack of slime supplies is perfect for slime and other arts and crafts projects. You get 9 different packets of foam balls. When you add it to slime, it makes crunchy slime blobs which are super fun! Perfect for creating Instagram moments.
Tulip One Step Tie Dye 15-Color Party Kit
Looking for a fun activity to do with your kids? Tie dying clothing is a lot of fun. It’s a lot of fun to pick different colors and designs and even more fun to do with a group of friends. Available in multiple sizes, this Tulip DIY Kit simplifies the whole process. Containing everything you need, it has enough supplies to dye about 30 projects.
Elmer’s Liquid Glitter Glue
Slime is taking over the world. It’s time for glitter slime! What could be better than slime filled with shiny glitter particles? Instead of throwing messy glitter inside, this pack of glitter glue is a great way to add a little shine to your slime.
Crazy Aaron’s Mixed By Me Thinking PuttyAges 8+
Crazy’s Aaron’s Thinking Putty is just mesmerizing. It is so fun to play with this putty in your hands. You can actually get this putty in all different colors along with different special effects. This kit actually allows you to mix your own putty. You begin with clear putty and can not only change the color but even add special effects. After she is done creating them, she will love playing with them.
Duck Brand Printed Duct Tape
Duck tape comes in so many different patterns and colors so you can use it for more than taping things together. It’s amazing all the different things you can do with duct tape. You can do everything from scrapbooking to making decor items using nothing but duct tape and a little imagination. The best part? It is mess free. We love this unicorn duct tape but there are so many more patterns to choose from.
Crayola Model MagicAges 5-15
Part of the fun with making slime is experimenting with different consistencies. Butter Slime is really neat because while it doesn’t contain butter, it spreads like butter. The secret ingredient? Crayola Model Magic, which is a soft air dry clay. You can get it in white but it’s also available in different colors.
Klutz Friendship Bracelets Craft KitAges 8-15
What girl doesn’t love bracelets? This fun craft kit allows girls to create twelve pretty friendship bracelets. There are different designs to weave and keep things interesting. A wonderful way to explore her creativity.
Surebonder Mini Detailed Glue Gun
Most DIY projects require a lot of skills and supplies that are expensive or too hard to fun. However, there are so many different DIYs you can do with this inexpensive mini glue gun. Using mini glue sticks, this one gets to 400 degrees so it perfect for paper, fabric, and more. Most glue guns of this type don’t have an on/off button, but this is a welcomed feature on this model.
ALEX Toys Craft DIY Card CrafterAges 6-15
Why buy a greeting card when you can make one yourself? With 250 pieces, this DIY kit from Alex toys lets your 12 year old design her own cards. There are stickers, shapes, Washi tape, and more. She will love creating cards for all her friends.
Karina Garcia’s DIY SlimeAges 10-14
Who isn’t addicted to slime? For a little inspiration try out 15 new slime recipes with this book from Karina Garcia. All of the recipes are incredibly easy to do. Each recipe walks you through all the steps with both easy to follow text and photos. Your 12 year old girl will be able to make everything from Crystal Jelly Slime to Liquid Gold Slime. All of the recipes are kids friendly and borax free.
Foam Balls for Slime
Making slime is a lot of fun, but the real fun comes when you add in creative ingredients to change its texture and the way it sounds. It’s a lot of fun to dump these foam balls in slime recipes to create a new texture. This set includes 4 packets of different colored balls.
H Potter Terrarium Kit
Who wouldn’t want to make their own terrarium? All you need is the right container, plants, and this kit and you can create your own ecosystem that thrives on its own. This kit from H Potter contains everything you need to create your own garden in a bottle. Just add a container and plants.
Bath Bomb Making Kit
The fizzyness of bath balms has taken over the world. Wouldn’t it be cool if you go make your own bath balms? This kit contains simple ingredients to make your own fizzy bath balms out of baking soda, citric acid, Epsom salt, and 4 essential oils. You simply mix the dry ingredients with the wet ingredients and place them into the cupcake mold liners. They make great gifts.
BYT Latch Hook Kit
Latch hook kits are making a big comeback. Latch hooking is a super easy craft that anybody can learn. Using a latch hook tool, you just loop, hook, and pull. This kit comes with everything you need including the latch hook tool, yarn, and canvas. Everything is color coded so it is easy to do. When you are done, you can even fill it to create a gorgeous pillow.
Burning Wick DIY Lip Balm Kit
Wouldn’t it be cool if you could make your own lip balm? With this lip balm kit, you have everything you need. It comes with all of the ingredients like shea butter, beeswax, and almond oil. The kit comes with fun flavorings including tangerine, peppermint, pineapple, and tropical punch. It even comes with 12 tubes to store them in. The best part? The instructions are easy to follow.
ALEX Toys DIY Wear Friends 4 Ever JewelryAges 8+
Make friendship bracelets with this kit from Alex Toys. You get everything you need included in this carrying case. This set comes with a bunch of different colored strings and different looms. To make the friendship bracelets, you have to follow the patterns on the loom. It does take a little patience to make the bracelet but the end product is fun to give to friends.
Who needs Lush? With this kit, you get to make your own bath balms. What could be more fun? It comes with a bunch of essential oils, molds, and cupcake liners. You also get Epsom salt, cornstarch, baking soda, and citric acid. Luckily, it has a little guide that walks you through the whole process. The best part? She can give homemade bath balms to her friends as Christmas or birthday gifts.
Bath Bomb Making Kit
Who needs Lush? With this kit, you get to make your own bath balms. What could be more fun? It comes with a bunch of essential oils, molds, and cupcake liners. You also get Epsom salt, cornstarch, baking soda, and citric acid. Luckily, it has a little guide that walks you through the whole process. The best part? She can give homemade bath balms to her friends as Christmas or birthday gifts.
DIY Lip Balm Kit
DIY kits are a lot of fun. Does she want to learn how to make her own lip balm? This DIY kit lets you make your own lip balm. Using all natural ingredients, the kit comes with 12 containers and 4 different flavors. With the included instructions, it is something that she will love doing be herself. The best part? She can use the lip balms herself or give them as gifts
Strathmore Sketch Pad
If she is an artist or just loves doodling, she will love this 9 X 12 inch sketchpad. It contains 100 blank pages inside for drawing, painting, doodling, or sketching.
Darice 80-Piece Deluxe Art Set
This art set from Darice comes in a convenient wooden carrying case. When you open it up, you have 80 different art pieces from water colors to colored pencils. This is not really a preofessional set but it gives you a large variety of different tools to use at a very reasonalbe priice.
Pilot G2 Retractable Gel Pens
Yes, boring pens. 12 year old girls love pens and cute stationary. These Pilot G2 are not ordinary pens; they last longer than other pens and glide over the writing surface. They are perfect for the 12 year girl that loves to write, doodle, or even for taking notes in class.
Lettering and Modern Calligraphy
If you have always wanted to create calligraphy but don’t know where to get started, then this book is for you. It walks you through all the steps in creating calligraphy, which is the best way to get started.. You will learn everything from how to hold the pen to how to create each upper and lower case letter through 15 different lettering projects.
Mr. Sketch Scented Markers
Who wouldn’t love rainbow colored smelled colors? Mr. Sketch markers make coloring so much fun. Imagine markers that smell like fruity watermelon and cherry. She will spend as much time sniffing these markers as using them.
VersaChalk Liquid Chalk
Liquid chalk is so much better than regular chalk. Unlike regular chalk, liquid chalk produces no dust but you can still write on everything from chalkboard to glass. Because it has a thinner tip, you have more control. With this set of 8 liquid chalk markers from VersaChalk, suddenly the world becomes your chalkboard.
Paper Mate Inkjoy Gel Pens
Whether you are writing, taking notes, or drawing, gel pens are a lot of fun to write with. Your signature curves and loops will simply skate over the page. She won’t want to stop writing with these gel pens from Papermate. These gel pens have specially designed ink that dries faster, ensuring no smudging or blotching.
Sharpie Color Burst Permanent Markers
The Sharpie is the world’s most versatile pen. They are sort of like crayons for bigger kids. You can use these beautiful permanent markers to write on just about anything. You can use it to add fun patterns to labels, scrapbooks, decor, accessories, and even sneakers. She is going to want to guard this huge set of sharpies because they always seem to disappear.
Fisher Space Pen
Wouldn’t it be great if your pen would work at any angle – even upside-down? Meet the Space Pen! It’s called the Space Pen because the pen defies the laws of gravity. You can write with it while upside-down. Heck, you can even use it in outer space. After using it, you will never want to use an ordinary pen again. Throw it in your pocket and take it everywhere with you. It comes in a beautiful gift box.
Royal & Langnickel Art Kit
Do you have an artist? Then these art kits from Royal & Langnickel make great gifts. There are several sets to choose from including soft pastel acrylic, and water colors so you can even try something new. For those who love drawing, the sketching set is wonderful with 12 graphite pencils.
Spirograph Deluxe Design SetAges 8+
Are you ready to take a trip down memory lane? With Spirograph, she can create cool spiral drawings that she can color in. The best part? It doesn’t require any skill and includes all the tools she needs to get started.
How to Draw PokemonAges 7-10
Does she love drawing and Pokemon? Now she can draw her favorite Pokemon characters with this book. Using simple step by step directions that slowly build up to the finished drawing, she get the skill and confidence to draw everything from Igglybuff to Meowth.
Klutz LEGO Make Your Own MovieAges 8+
Want to make your own LEGO movie? Now your kids can become a director and create their own mini film with this creative set from Klutz. The set includes minifigure actors, props and scenery, and a guide to creating stop-motion video. This is an excellent set for inspiring creativity. What are you waiting for? Let’s get creating!
Pusheen Coloring Book
Coloring books aren’t just for little ones, even big kids love coloring books. You can get all different themed coloring books, but your Pusheen lover is going to love this coloring book. With 96 coloring book pages dedicated to everybody’s favorite Internet Cat, there are so many cute designs to color. Since the pages are doubled sided, colored pencils tend to work the best with this coloring book.
Johanna Basford Coloring Book Secret GardenAges 8+
Lately coloring books have become super popular. Johanna Basford’s Secret Garden is the coloring book that spurred this whole phenomenon. Who would have thought that coloring in flowers and geometric designs would be so relaxing?
Fashion Angels Project Runway PortfolioAges 8-15
Become a budding fashion designer with this sketchbook from Fashion Angles. She doesn’t even need to know how to draw to create her own fashions. With this arts & crafts kit, your daughter will dress models with clothing and accessories using stencils. She can mix and match the various stencils to create a cool outfit for each model.
Project Runway PortfolioAges 8-15
Future fashion designers will fall in love with Project Runway. It’s a stencil kit that allows girls to create their own fashions on the silhouette drawings in the book. You can dress the models how you like with shirts, pants, dresses, accessories, and more. Now you are in control of the runaway.
Homecube Pencil Case
If she loves collecting pens and pencils, a pencil case will always come in handy. It always seems that pencil cases don’t have enough of space inside. Available in a variety of colors, this case from Homecube has a ton of storage for all her stationary. There are a ton of compartments inside to organize all your stuff. The coolest part? It has a removable Velcro divider so you can use it to store larger things.
The Fashion Sketchpad
Future fashion designers will fall in love with The Fashion Sketchpad. It’s a sketch book kit that allows girls to create their own fashions on the silhouette drawings in the book. You can dress the models how you like by sketching in the clothes. There is even a little fashion encyclopedia inside for reference.
Harry Potter Characters Coloring Book
Coloring books just got a whole lot cooler for Harry Potter fans. Filled with 96 pages, this coloring book is filled with beautifully illustrated beasts from the Harry Potter universe. There are now 4 different Harry Potter coloring books. Fill your favorite Harry Potter coloring book up with color and it is sure to be magical.
ZIPIT Grillz Pencil Case
Who knew that a pencil case could be so fun? With eyes and a zippered mouth, this pencil case has so much of personality. The best part? It holds a ton of school supplies or makeup inside. Every time she unzips and zips it back up, it will bring a huge smile to her face.
3Doodler Create+ 3D PenAges 14+
Doodling on paper is fun, but the 3D Doodler allows you take your physical creations to the 3rd dimension. Using the same plastic that a 3D printer uses, the pen allows you to draw with melted plastic. Using advanced technology, the plastic hardens instantly, allowing you to draw freehand creations. While it does require patience and practice, part of the fun is learning how to doodle in the mid-air.
Penny Portrait Abe Lincoln Poster
Who knew that collecting old pennies could be so useful? This crafty kit allows you to create a portrait of Abraham Lincoln using actual pennies. It takes 846 pennies and some glue to create your masterpiece. To create the poster you have to find pennies that match one of the four colors on the poster. Part of the fun is finding and collecting all the pennies.
Prismacolor Premier Colored Pencils
There are many different types of colored pencils, but none of them compare to Primacolor colored pencils. Made with soft lead, these pencils give you nice vivid color and blend effortlessly. You don’t have to be an artist to use them. They are great for crafts and coloring books.
Every girl dreams about pretty pajamas. She is going love all types: satin ones, flannel ones, and cheesy onesies. Every girl should have at least one pair of pajamas that makes her feel amazing. Here are the cutest jammies that we have found.
Snoozies Slipper Socks
Slippers are great but slipper socks are perfect when you just want to stay comfy indoors. While she can’t walk outdoors with them, these slippers socks are soft and bendable like a pair of the comfiest socks. They have a non slip sole, which makes them safe to use on slippery floors.
K. Bell Sneaker Socks
When you don’t want to put shoes on in the house, but still want something to wear on your feet, these sneakers socks give you the added punch. She is going to love wearing them with pajamas. Just make sure she doesn’t forget to put on her real shoes when she goes outside.
Noble Mount Fuzzy Socks
It’s sort of a requirement for every girl to get cute fuzzy socks for Christmas. The more pairs, the better! When it is freezing outside, there is nothing better than putting your feet in something that is warm. Available in beautiful patterns, these ones from Noble Mount are not only cute but the non skid bottoms prevent you from skidding on floors.
Richie House Warm Fleece Bathrobe
How cute is this robe? Made out of fleece, this robe is incredibly comfortable and trendy. It’s perfect for wearing to and from shower or over pajamas. The color is very pretty. Even parents might want to steal it.
TowelSelections Girls Robe
There is nothing better than wearing a warm fluffy robe to keep you cuddly and warm in the morning after a shower. With a hood on it, this fleece one comes in so many pretty colors including this hot pink color. She will love doing her hair and cleansing routine with it on and living in it on the weekends.
Joytton Satin Kimono Robe
Is there anything more luxurious than wearing a beautiful satin robe on a special occasion? Sometimes a girl just wants to wear something that makes her feel like a princess. There is nothing that makes you feel fancy like a pink satin robe. She will love getting dressed in this one, while she is getting ready on her special day. Made of Satin, it comes with a matching belt.
Richie House Bathrobe Robe with Ears
It’s hard to make it through the winter months. Take your comfort to the next level with this adorable robe. Made of 100% Polyester, it comes with a hoodie that has little animal ears on it. Need! When she puts in on, she will look like a big teddy bar. Everybody will want to give her a big hug.
Emolly Unicorn Animal Onesie
When you are in a bad mood, have an essay to write, it’s raining outside, or the guy you like doesn’t notice you, there is nothing more comforting than an onsie. Baggy, warm, and adorable, every 13 year old should have one. With several characters to choose from, these ones are super cute. Who could pass up the chance of being a unicorn?
Justice Emoji Onesie
Justice has the most adorable sleepwear. It is a lot of fun to mix and match its pajamas and cute slippers. There is nothing more magical than wearing a unicorn onesie. With a pretty dazzling pink and light blue design, wings on the back, booties, and a unicorn hoodie, she is going to look so cute in this 100% Polyester unicorn onesie.
Cat & Jack Hooded Blanket Sleeper
Who knew that getting ready for bed would be such a “hoot.” Made of microfleece, this onesie is not only warm and comfortable, it is also beyond adorable. She is going to love throwing on the hoodie and flying around the whole house making funny owl sounds. With bright and cherry colors, she is going to want to wear it every night. Who needs a blanket?
PajamaGram Plaid Christmas Matching Family Pajamas
Who doesn’t love Christmas pajamas? There is nothing cuter than everybody getting dressed in Christmas pajamas and taking a family pictures. There are so many different type of Christmas pajamas, but these plaid cotton pajamas are sure to be a big hit. The plaid bottoms are so cute and will make her look like a little elf.
PajamaMania Flannel Long Sleeve Pajama Set
Too cold? Not when you are rocking a pair of fleece pajamas covered with a cute wintry snowflake design. Made out of a cotton flannel, this pair of pajamas is designed to keep you snuggly and warm during the coldest winter nights. They are made of flannel, which not only makes them pretty, but also helps them trap a warm layer of heat near the skin.
The Children’s Place Girls’ 2-Piece Cotton Pajamas
There is nothing like rocking an adorable Christmas pajamas on Christmas morning. Made of cotton, this 2 piece set of pajamas has an explosion of rainbow color on the bottom and a rainbow colored ice cream cone on top. In short, there is no better way for her to show her love of mermaids and unicorns.
PajamaGram Birthday Pajamas
What better way to celebrate a Birthday than with Birthday themed pajamas. Your teen girl will be the star of her pajama party with these quirky customizable cupcake print pajamas. Made of 100% cotton, this unique gift can be customized with both her name and Birthday date.
The Children’s Place ‘Let Me Sleep’ Pajamas
We love pajamas from the Children’s Place because it not only carries trendy pajamas but its pajamas are affordable. No matter what the season is, it has a great selection of pajamas and nightgowns. It’s always fun getting a pair of pajamas with an adorable quote on it. If she loves sleeping, she is going to love these super cute 100% cotton pajama with the words “If You Love Me Let Me Sleep” written on the shirt.
Alki’i Pajama Bottom Pants
Everybody wants Victoria Secret jammies, but they are super expensive. Seriously, these pajama bottoms are the next best thing. Made out of 100% polyester fleece, they come in the cutest prints too from reindeer to snowman. They may you feel all Christmasy.
Tommy Hilfiger Women’s Logo Pajama Pant
I love the fit of these lounge pants from Tommy Hilfiger. Super flattering and cute, they are looser and baggier than leggings but aren’t super bulky like sweatpants. Not only are they comfortable, they come in the most vivid designs. The Tommy Hilfiger logo around the elastic waistband looks incredibly cute. Made with 95% cotton and spandex, they are the perfect for lounging around at home.
Calvin Klein Modern Cotton Bralette
Every girl needs the Calvin Klein bralette in her life. Coming in a wide array of colors, this bralette is so comfortable and trendy at the moment. With a laid back style, this bra has just the right balance of comfort and support. Made of cotton, the band is covered with the signature Calvin Klein logo. They are perfect for throwing under mesh or t-shirts.
Calvin Klein Women’s 3-Pack Bikini Panty
Underwear? Yup, every girl needs underwear even if she doesn’t want to admit it. These Calvins come with a elastic band, which means they offer a perfect fit. This 3 packs comes in 3 colors and perfectly matches the Calvin Klein Bralette.
Fruit of the Loom Beyond Soft Bikini Panties
Underwear is one of those necessities that every girl needs. You don’t need to spend a lot of money on fancy underwear. Made of a cotton blend, this pack of bikini-style Fruit of the Loom underwear comes in incredibly bright and fun colors. The cotton-blend material is breathable and designed not to shrink. They might not be fancy but they are incredibly comfortable everyday underwear.
Minnetonka Cally Slipper
Made out of a suede material, this flexible slipper from Minnetonka is designed to perfectly mold to her foot. The soft and comfy liner keeps her feet warm even in the winter season. It features a 360 degree lacing system, but the slippers easily slip on and off. The non slip sole makes them easy to walk with on any surface.
Happy Feet Animal Slippers
Slippers are nice, but there is nothing better than a pair of playful slippers. What is her favorite animal? Happy Feet are slippers with plush animal characters on them. They’ve got little eyes on them and even waddle around like stuffed animals when she walks. They will look so adorable on her feet. With so many fun stuffed animals, the hardest part is choosing a pair.
UGG Kids’ K Cozy II Slipper
Available in 2 colors, these slippers from UGGs are designed for only one reason – to be comfortable. The Cozy II is a clog type of slipper. With Merino wool inside and around the cuff, these might be the comfiest slippers. It’s got a fairly thin sole so it is mostly designed to be used indoors.
Cute Emoji Cartoon Slippers
If she ever wanted to show her love for Emojis, these Emoji slippers are made for her. They are perfect for indoors, but it is not recommended that she goes to school with them. They are made of cotton and feature a velvety exterior. While this one is the Poop Emoji, there are several different Emojis to choose from so you can find the one that best reflects her personality.
Steve Madden Faux Fur Slide
How do you make slides look cuter? Stick faux fur, bows, and designs on them. While Rihanna’s Fenty slides are expensive, designers like Steve Madden and Kali are bringing these styles to everybody. She will love wearing these one from Steven Madden around the house but they can also become a staple in her wardrobe when styled with leggings or fleece pants.
Wishpets Brown Grizzly Bear Paw Slippers
She will love these monster feet. Wishpets are the closest thing to walking around with stuffed animals on your feet. Since they are oversized, part of the fun is walking around like a bear with gigantic feet. Not only are they warm and cuddly, they are also great fun.
Fashion Gifts for 12 Year Old Girls
Now that she is 12, she is starting to really get into what is fashionable. Much of what is cute and trendy is driven by what her friends are wearing, social media, and the media. She might want to shop at the “cute” stores, but they might not have her size. Check out these stylish presents for 12 year old girls.
adidas Youth Soccer Tiro 17 Pants
Anything from Adidas is super popular right now. Adidas Tiro Training pants are so versatile. Made of polyester, they are lightweight and breathable. Because they look sporty but much sharper than sweatpants, she can easily go from school to playing sports in an instant. They are great for exercising, playing soccer, or just wearing everyday.
adidas Originals Women’s 3-Stripes Leggings
Leggings have become a part of today’s athletic trend. A lot of girls are trading leggings for jeans because they are so much more comfortable and easy to wear. Similar to a good pair of sweatpants but more stylish, these ones from Adidas have flattering fit. They have the classic 3 stripes down the legs. There are easy to pair with hoodies, sneakers, and just about anything.
City Threads Girls’ Leggings
If there is one piece of clothing that you can never have enough of – it is leggings. Because they are so versatile and come in just about every pattern, she is probably going to love making them a part of her everyday wardrobe. Made of 100% knitted cotton, these ones from City Threads are not only made in the USA but come in different colors. They are perfect for costumes, under school uniforms, or every day.
adidas Superstar Track Jacket
There is nothing better than a classic, lightweight Adidas Tracksuit jacket. With a timeless look, it’s something that every teen girl needs in her closet. With its 3 stripe design, it goes great with Adidas track pants. It looks great with anything whether paired with casual outfits or full on sportswear. She is going to want to wear it whether she is headed to the gym or not.
Justice Sports Outfit
Is she into sports? Justice has so many cute outfits that are perfect for any girl who love sports whether she loves gymnastics or soccer. Each outfit has leggings with a matching top that are emblazoned with words like Justice, Cheer, Soccer, Hoops, and more. They are super fun to mix and match. We like this one that says Justice across the arm on the hoodie top, because it would work for any girl regardless of what sport she plays.
PINK Classic Jogger
Everybody loves wearing yoga pants, but nothing is more comfortable than putting on a cute pair of joggers. These ones don’t have obnoxiously printed logos all over the place. The branding is very subtle. Once she puts them on, there will never be a day that she doesn’t want to put them on.
adidas Essentials Stripe Full Zip Hoodie
Adidas makes the cutest workout clothes. Made with 100% polyester, this hoodie comes in so many awesome color combinations. It’s got the iconic Adidas stripes down the arms. The black stripes on gray looks awesome but you can also get it with the classic black with white stripes. The full zip style means that it is easy to put on and take off. Without being bulky, it’s comfortable, lightweight, and stylish, making it the perfect whether you are going for a run or to the mall.
adidas Linear Loose Tank Top
The best way to get motivated to workout is buying something that makes you feel stylish and comfortable. What could be more stylish than a tank top with a huge Adidas logo on the front. Grab a sport bra and this tank from Adidas and you are ready to workout. Made out of recycled polyester, it’s part of Adidas sustainable initiative. The loose fit allows the tank top to flow when you are moving around. It’s perfect whether you are working out or just lounging about.
Capezio Short Sleeve Leotard
Leotards are a great gift idea for any 12 year old gymnast. You can find them in a wide array of colors and styles. We like the cut, fabric, and shape of Leotards from Capezio. Made of Nylon and Spandex, they are the best material ever. They aren’t too tight or scratchy. It has a scoop design on the front and the back.
Core 10 ‘Build Your Own’ Yoga Pants
Designed to compete with high end athleisure brands, Amazon has launched a new premium athletic brand called Core10 for Prime customers. There are many different athletic items in the line but the coolest item lets you build your own leggings. You can choose everything from the length to the waistband style, creating the perfect pair of leggings.
NIKE Swoosh Sports Bra
Every girl needs a basic Nike Sports bra. Using compression and a racerback design, this Nike sports bra keeps everything in place while allowing you to move around freely. It’s perfect for wearing around the house, errands, and when you want a cute bra to motivate you to workout. The only problem? She is going to want it in every pretty color.
Maidenform Racerback Sports Bra
It’s hard to get excited for exercising, but having cute clothing can help. This sports bra is perfect for PE and sports. Made out of a stretchy nylon and spandex blend, it has a great fit and comes in several pretty colors. While there is no padding the race back straps give her great support while she is exercising. She won’t want to wear any other sport bra.
Nike Pro Shorts
Who doesn’t love the look of Nike Pro shorts. Designed to keep everything tight, these compression shorts from Nike are super comfy whether you are working out or just running errands. The best part? Made of a stretchable material, they come in a ton of different colors so there is a pair for every girl and occasion. With their two tone design, they are just so cute.
Xhilaration Lace-Up Back Bikini Top
Who doesn’t love a cute swimsuit that is super trendy? With a gorgeous bohemian design and crisscross lace-up detailing on the back, this swimsuit bralette will make you feel like you are in the Caribbean every time you put it on. You can pair it with any bikini bottom or purchase the matching bottom for some major style points at your next pool party.
RipSkirt Hawaii Cover-up
Available in several fun colors, this innovative skirt allows you to quickly transition from a bathing suit to a skirt. It simply wraps around your waist using a Velcro closure, giving you the coverage you need when you are away from the pool. After your pool party, you can easily head to the mall, concert, or to a friend’s house. The lightweight fabric has the perfect amount of stretch so you can easily move around.
If she is in gymnastics or ballet, she will love this leotard. There are so many different styles to choose from. Capezio makes some of the most popular ones. Made out of nylon, this one piece leotard has long sleeves and stretches for a great fit. At the back, it has a mid size back.
Levi Women’s Skinny Jeans
Denim will always be in style. When you’re looking for a basic pair of skinny jeans, you can’t beat a pair of Levis. After all, the company basically created jeans in 1873. Levis makes skinny jeans in all different types of cuts from high-rise to low rise. The Signature line contains the company’s most affordable jeans. With a modern skinny fit, these super stretchy jeans have a great fit in all the right areas.
Levi’s Women’s Mid Length Shorts
Denim shorts are a summertime staple and these ones from Levis are cut to be just the right length. With so many different ways to style them, you could probably live in these shorts for the entire summer. If you are going for a basic look, you could just wear them with a t-shirt and sneakers but it’s fun to add different patterns and tops for a variety of looks.
Champion Reverse Weave Hoodie Sweatshirt
Champion is back. Is there anything more comfortable than a hoodie during the winter season? Designed to be baggy, this hoodie is perfect for pulling off any street style. It features a small Champion logo on the sleeve and a larger Champion logo on the chest. She is going to want to throw the hood up, snuggle up, and stick her hands in the pockets all winter long.
PINK Campus Crew Sweatshirt
When you grow up, a lot of girls want to wear what their friends are wearing and don’t want to seem babyish. If there is one store that she dreams of getting something from it is Victoria Secret Pink. Even though the store’s sizes caters to teenagers, she would love to have anything from there from a hoodie to to pajamas to underwear. She would probably have to wear a small.
adidas Originals Women’s Trefoil Hoodie
There is nothing like a cozy hoodie to keep you warm during cool nights. Nothing says casual like an adidas Originals hoodie. Available in just about every color you could want, this pull on hoodie is constructed from soft terry cotton with ribbed details around the cuffs and crew neck. The oversized Adidas logo on the front is unmistakable.
Ivory Ella Shirt
When most of us buy gifts, we don’t really think much about them. Wouldn’t it be cool if a company gave back? When you purchase an Ivory Ella shirt, you are not only getting a cute shirt, but you helping the company give back to a charitable cause. The company donates 10% of its profits to Save the Elephants, which helps stop elephant cruelty. Each shirt comes with a beautiful Elephant logo on it, which is a symbol for your support of the cause.
Vineyard Vines Shirt
There is nothing more preppy than a Vineyard Vines shirt. The company’s shirts have become increasingly popular and everybody has started wearing it. One of the most unique things about the shirts is the happy Whale logo on them. Made out of 100% cotton, this laid back shirt is the perfect everyday shirt. It’s got a small whale logo on the front, a larger whale logo on the back, and the words “Vineyard Vines” written down the sleeve. The only problem? She isn’t going to want to wear any other shirt.
Cold Shoulder Tie Front Top
It seems like everywhere you look, shirts and dresses are either sporting the off the shoulder or cold shoulder look. This one not only looks cute but leaves the shoulders exposed. It’s a lot of fun to wear on weekends. We love the adorable quote on it that says “Ok ,But First lattes” which is perfect for 12 year old girls who love Starbucks. It comes with other fun quotes.
PINK Boyfriend Pant
She would probably love any outfit from Pink. Victoria Secret Pink has so many different styles of the clothing that have its signature stamped “Pink” logo on it. You can get everything from tight fitting Yoga pants to hoodies. We like the look of these Boyfriend pants, which are not only oversized but have wide legs. To complete the outfit, there’s also a matching hoodie.
Apparently everybody needs a denim jacket. If you are going to get a denim jacket, check out this one from Wrangler. Unlike other jean jackets, it has a nice stretch. The fit is slim enough to wear with a summery dress underneath, but not too tight that you can’t layer up underneath. Whenever you want to go for that rugged look, just throw on this jean jacket with a pair of jeans.
North Face Resolve Jacket
Whenever it gets cold and starts to rain, it is time to bring out the Northface Resolve Jacket. Made of a specially designed waterproof and breathable material, it repels water. The two handy zippered pockets and the standing collar will help keep the cold out. Whether she wants to walk the dog or it is raining outside, it’s light enough to wear with layers.
Harry Potter Scarf
With the striped colors and logo, this scarf looks exactly like the scarves that Harry Potter and his class wore in the Harry Potter movies. Once she puts on this scarf, she will become a wizard. It’s only a matter of time before she gets her Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardly letter. The only problem? She is going to want to move to some place cold so that she can wear it every day.
Harry Potter T Shirt Hogwarts School
If she is ready to take her love for Harry Potter to the next level, she is going to need this Hogwarts T Shirt. Made with 100% cotton, it features a beautiful Gryffindor house crest logo on the front. Available in several sizes, it’s the perfect gift for any Slytherin fan. The included stickers add to the overall package.
Hawkins Middle School AV Club Sweatshirt
Is she obsessed with Stanger Things? Set in the 80s, this Sci Fi series is impossible not to binge watch on Netflix. Now she can look like she goes to Hawkins Middle School with this adorable sweatshirt. The only problem? She might develop an obsession for the sweatshirt too.
A cute bag is the perfect gift for a 12 year old girl.
KAVU Rope Bag
Available in many different prints, the Kavu Rope bag is a very different type of bag. With a sling strap, it’s sort of like a fanny pack for your back. It’s got 2 pockets on the side for necessities and two zippered compartments for larger items. Because it is a sling bag, it can be either carried on your back or in front of you.
Forever 21 Mini Backpack
There is a new type of backpack. It isn’t really designed to replace your backpack, but your purse. Whether she is going to the mall, movies or to the beach, traveling is so much easier with a mini backpack from Forever 21. While we like the look of this simple bag, you can find them in all different patterns and styles.
Rose Gold Mini Backpack
Forget purses! Mini backpacks are totally in! What happens when you add cat ears and rose gold to a mini backpack? You get a backpack that will make everybody blush. Everybody will be asking where she got this cute mini backpack from. With a quilted look at little sparkly cat ears, this backpack is perfect for holding all her goodies. It’s great for paring with other Rose Gold accessories to create a whole outfit around it.
Fjallraven Kanken Mini Backpack
Both the Fjallraven Kanken backpack and mini backpacks are super trendy right now. When you put them together, you get this adorable looking bag. It’s a mini sized version of the Kanken. It comes in all the cool colors that its bigger brother comes in. If she’s using it as a purse, it is a great size but for a few more dollars, you can pick up the larger version.
LIHIT LAB Pencil Case
Choosing a pencil case is a lot of fun. This one is great for simplifying her life and perfect for the super organized girl who needs a place to keep everything. On the outside, it looks just like any other normal pencil case, but inside it holds all your supplies in a book-like design. This makes it easy to thumb through all your supplies really quickly. While this one is Coral, this pencil case comes in several other colors.
Harry Potter Hybrid Bag
Normal wallets are nice, but how can you pass up a wallet that looks like something Harry Potter would carry around. With Harry Potter patches on it, this small clutch is a lot of fun to carry around. While it won’t replace a purse and it doesn’t really hold much, it is perfect for holding cash, ID, and gift cards. It even comes with an attachable shoulder strap. If she is looking for an adorable wallet, this is the perfect gift idea for any Harry Potter fan.
Vera Bradley Zip ID Case
If she just needs to carry around her ID and a little cash, this minimalistic wallet from Vera Bradley is perfect. Instead of putting her stuff in her pocket, she can safely carry it around in here. Available in so many attractive designs, the wallet features 2 separate sections. The clear ID window section allows anybody to see her ID without her having to take it out of the wallet. The zippered pocket section is perfect for coins and cash. It features a key ring which makes it easy to clip onto a lanyard.
Vera Bradley Your Turn Smartphone Wristlet
If she doesn’t want to carry around a bag and has a cell phone, this wristlet from Vera Bradley is a great gift idea. It comes with a wristlet sling that makes it easy to carry around your wrist. Unlike a wallet, it’s designed to be carried on its own. It can hold more than just cash, cards, and ID. It can fit her keys, lipsticks, and even her Smartphone.
Vera Bradley Little Cross Body
This lightweight and small cross body bag is ideal for 12 year old girls. Not only is it perfect for carrying around all her essentials, but it can really help complement her outfit. It comes is so many fun and bright prints that are a quick way for her to upgrade her wardrobe. The adjustable strap makes it easy to adjust for her height. Inside it has plenty of room for her phone, wallet, and the basics. It also makes a great cosmetics bag.
Vera Bradley Triple-Zip Hipster Cross-Body Bag
With an adjustable strap, the Triple Hipster can be worn as a handbag, cross body bag, or shoulder bag. We love all the fun colors and prints that these bags come in. It’s going to go with anything in her wardrobe. Not only is it cute, it’s keep you organized. It’s got three zippered pockets that go across the whole purse. On the back, it has a little slide pocket, which is perfect for sticking in the items that she uses the most often.
Canvaslife Laptop Case
Nobody wants to carry around a boring laptop bag. This one not only carries up to a 15 inch laptop, but has a beautiful floral pattern on it. The beautiful navy blue charcoal background really helps bring out the bold design. Along with the zippered sleeve, it’s got a pocket on the front and back, which is perfect for any accessories. It comes as a sleeve or shoulder bag.
AmazonBasics Classic Backpack
If she doesn’t need a big fancy backpack, this one from Amazon gets the job done at a very affordable price. Designed to carry books, it’s got plenty of space inside. Inside the main compartment, there is a flap pocket, which is perfect for holding miscellaneous items. The zippered section on the front is perfect for all her essentials. It’s even got a pocket on each side, which is perfect for holding a water bottle.
Jansport Superbreak Backpack
There is a reason that the Jansport Superbreak is an all time classic backpack. With not a whole lot of features or pockets, it’s just a simple backpack that is made for school. While the main compartment is perfect for textbooks, you won’t find any other organization features inside. It’s got a simple pocket on the front for frequently used items. The grab handle, padded back, and straps make is easy to carry around. We love that it comes in different trendy patterns like this pretty tropical pattern.
Vera Bradley Campus Backpack
Like other bags in the Vera Bradley line, this backpack comes in gorgeous prints. Made out of quilted cotton fabric, it has the classic quality and look of a Vera Bradley product. It’s got a zippered pocket on the front, which is great for stuff that you need to get to quickly. There’s an additional zippered pocket on the front, which is perfect for bigger items that you need easy access to. The main compartment has a ton of organization inside. At the top, it’s even got a hole for sticking your headphones through.
Fjallraven Kanken Backpack
Everybody wants the Fjallraven Kanken, but they are super expensive. They are just so Tumblry and come in the prettiest colors that are sure to get a whole lot of attention. While it is smaller than a regular backpack, surprisingly, you can fit quite a bit of stuff inside. It’s got room for a 13 inch laptop and even her textbooks. The water resistant material means that you don’t have to worry about it getting wet and is easy to wash.
The Children’s Place Girls’ Backpack
The Children’s Place has some great trendy backpacks that are very affordable. They are stilled themed but they are a huge step up from cheap Disney themed backpacks. With Emojis sprinkled all over it, this standard sized backpack is perfect for school. It’s got a ton of cool features like a padded back, 2 water bottle holders, and a zippered pouch on the front. In the main compartment, there a number of additional organization features.
Vera Bradley Lunch Bunch
This bright and fun lunch bag from Vera Bradley makes a normal brown paper lunch bag look so boring. It’s got two little cute handles on top for carrying it around. On the side of the bag, it has an ID holder, which is helpful in case it gets lost. Inside it is lined, which makes it very easy to keep clean when something is spilled. In the main compartment, Ii’s got a little extra pocket. It’s simple but really cute.
Vera Bradley Large Duffel Bag
Does she love sleepovers or traveling? She will love this large duffle bag from Vera Bradley. It comes in the gorgeous prints that the Vera Bradley line is famous for. When we say it is huge, we mean it. It’s got plenty of room for clothes to last her for a short trip. On the front of the bag, there is a zippered pocket. The reinforced handles make it easy to carry in your hand or on your shoulder.
Hershel Nova Mini Backpack
Mini backpacks are really trendy this year. All of the celebrities can be seen carrying around luxurious brands. Most of us just want something practical, affordable, and cute. Thankfully, Herschel has us covered with the Mini Nova. The mini backpacks come in numerous hues. Each backpack has a main compartment and zippered pocket. The coolest part? They even feature water bottle holders. It’s the perfect gift for girls on the go.
JanSport Unisex Superbreak BackPack
There is a reason that the JanSport SuperBreak has been the most popular school backpack for over 30 years. It comes in different designs and patterns and every year JanSport adds additional designs. With a padded back panel and padded straps, it’s comfortable for school and light traveling. Made out of Polyester, it helps keep you organized with a large main compartment and a zippered pocket on the front. It’s great for carrying books and school supplies.
Herschel Little America Backpack
With a cute strap and flap, this backpack from Herschel is adorable. Made out of a sturdy cotton canvas, it comes in the most adorable colors. Inside it comes with a laptop sleeve that can support up to a 15 inch laptop. It’s got plenty of room inside for all her books and binders. On the front, it’s got a zippered pocket that is great for school supplies.
URSFUR Faux Fur Ball Keychain
What’s the cutest thing ever? Furry key chains are hanging from everywhere and are really trendy right now. Instead of taking a cuddly bunny rabbit everywhere with you, this faux fur keychain is just as cuddly. With bunny ears on it, it’s available in different colors so it is easy to find a keychain that matches your wardrobe.
Velvet Pom Baseball Cap
Has she has got on the cutest rose gold outfit? She can top it off with this rose gold baseball cap. It’s got little furry pom poms on it. The more puffs, the better.
Totes Kids Bubble Umbrella
If you are looking for the cutest umbrella, this bubble umbrella is adorable. Unlike traditional umbrellas, it not only gives you more coverage, but the see through material doesn’t obscure your view. It opens and closes easily without having to worry about it pinching your fingers. She won’t be able to wait until it starts raining so she can bring out her bubble umbrella.
LED Colorful Flashing Finger Lighting Gloves
These light-up gloves are a lot of fun for birthday or Christmas parties. They are like Christmas lights for your fingers. They have built in LED lights and you can easily change the patterns the lights make. She is going to love using them at any place it is dark and they are the perfect stocking stuffer.
SojoS Cat Eye Sunglasses
Everybody needs a pair of sunglasses to protect their eyes from the sun, but sunglasses are also a great fashion accessory. At this age, she probably doesn’t need expensive designer sunglasses. These sunglasses from SojoS have got little cat ears on them, which makes them look a lot cuter than plain ones.
Amomoma Round Eye Glasses With Clear Frames
Glasses are supposed to make you see better. Even if she doesn’t wear glasses, there is a whole new trend of wearing glasses as a fashion accessory. Some may find it silly, but others may think it is fun and makes you “look smart.” These round ones are just clear glasses that don’t use a prescription. Glasses can totally change the way you look. With an oversized frame, these trendy black glasses are perfect for the younger crowd.
C.C. Cable Knit Slouchy Beanie
When it is cold outside, the one fashion accessory that every girl needs is a beanie. For a modern look, this slouchy beanie comes in all different colors. It is easy to mix and match with different outfits, helping her to express her sense of style. The baggy oversized skull cap is perfect for getting that slouchy look.
POSESHE Stylish Warm Blanket Scarf
A blanket scarf is a must have accessory for the winter. If you are looking for a super cute blanket scarf, check out this one from Poseshe. Made out of acrylic, it comes in a wide variety of gorgeous colors. There are so many different adorable ways to wear it depending on how you tie it.
Furry Pom Pom Keychain
Handbags look great on their own but you can take your handbag game to the next level by accessorizing it with a cute pom pom keychain. It’s a lot cheaper than going out and buying a brand new purse. This charm makes a cute statement on a backpack or purse.
Personalized Lucky Copper Penny Key Chain
Who doesn’t need a good luck charm? This lucky penny can be stamped with custom initials and you can choose the year of the penny. A heart will be stamped around the year. It’s an inexpensive, unique gift that is made even more special with an engraving.
GUND Pusheenicorn Backpack Clip
This adorable bag charm can add a whole lot of cuteness to a purse or backpack. It is perfect for any Pusheen lover. Because what could be cooler than a famous Internet cat that has magical unicorn powers? The magic of this bag charm is almost impossible to resist.
MeliMe Cute Enamel Brooches
One of the easiest ways to add character to your bag or clothes is with pins, brooches, or patches. This set of cute brooches not only makes a great stocking stuffer, but it is also a great way to add a little personality to any outfit. With different colors, it is sure to add a pop of color to any dark outfit or bag.
adidas Women’s Adizero Ii Cap
Nothing can cover up the horrors of a bad hair day like a baseball cap. It’s quite possibly the best accessory you can have in your closet. A great baseball cap can enhance your entire outfit. This one from Adidas not only keeps the sun out of your eyes, its stylish enough to add to any sporty outfit.
Funky Junque Oversized Slouchy Beanie
Your winter outfit wouldn’t be complete without a beanie. Plus, we all have bad hair days so why not have something adorably cute like this slouchy beanie to cover it up. With the perfect slouch, it is not only fashionable but warm and comfy. With a ton of different color options, you can get one that matches your outfit.
C.C Ponytail Beanie Hat
You could never go wrong with getting her a cute little knitted beanie. Wouldn’t it be cool if you didn’t have to put your hair down while wearing a beanie? This beanie has an opening for her ponytail to go through. It’s got an interior fleece lining that will keep her warm even on the coldest days. Available in so many assorted colors, you can get a different one for each outfit.
C.C Thick Cable Knit Faux Pom Pom Beanie
When the winter season rolls around, it is officially beanie season. Unlike other types of hats, beanies look great with any outfit. Plus, beanies are your best friend when you are having a bad hair day. They are super easy to carry around and stash in your bag and pull out when needed. You can top your whole outfit off with this cable knit pom-pom beanie.
Chuck Low Sneaker
The one shoe that never seems to lose its popularity is your basic Converse. If you looked up sneaker in the dictionary, you would probably see a pair of Chucks. Available in so many different colorways, these simple shoes are versatile enough to pair with any look.
adidas Originals Kids’ Superstar Sneaker
If you are going for a retro look, you can’t beat a pair of low top white sneakers. It seems like everybody has the Adidas Superstars. With the iconic 3 striped Adidas logo, they are a super trendy shoe to have in middle school.
Heelys Launch Skate Shoe
Roller skating is so last year. Heelys are sneakers that can be worn with or without wheels. She can wear them to school just like any pair of sneakers. After school, she can pop the wheels in and come rolling home. Like any type of ride on, there is a slight learning curve. The best part? Unlike rollerblades, she can skate anywhere.
Vans Classic Slip-on
One of the hottest shoes isn’t from an upscale brand. It’s a pair of classic slip on Vans, which have been around forever. While they come in different styles, all of the cool kids are embracing the checkered ones. These shoes are super easy to wear and they can be popped on and off without worrying about tying any shoe laces
Superga Cotu Classic Sneaker
These sneakers look so chic. There is a reason that celebrities love wearing Superga Cotu sneakers. While they have been around for awhile, these classic sneakers are a staple that every teen girl should own. They come in white but there is an assortment of colors to choose from. Not only do they look super cute, they go with just about every outfit. You can pair them with skinny jeans or even a dress.
adidas Stan Smith J Tennis Shoe
Because it is marketed as a lifestyle brand, anything Adidas is really hot right now. Adidas has successfully revived these retro Stan Smith sneakers from the 1960s. These low cut white shoes feature the iconic Adidas logo on the side. For a basic look, you can get them all in white or go for a contrasting color on the heel tab and tongue.
Super simple and stylish, Toms are the perfect slip-on shoe. When you are running late, they are so easy to throw on. Made of canvas and offered in different colors, these super versatile shoes look good with everything. Inside they have got great arch support. The sole is super flexible, which makes them great for walking with.
Sam Edelman Leya Fashion Sneaker
You can add a touch of cuteness to just about everything with faux fur. It’s super trendy right now and works with just about every accessory. Everybody loves wearing sneakers. Take a pair of cute slip-on sneakers and put pom poms on them and you get these sneakers from Same Edelman. Whether you dress them up or down, these shoes can become the center of your outfit or become a nice subtle touch.
If there is one shoe that never goes out of style, it is a pair of Converse. With a rubber sole and a canvas top, nothing says laid back like a pair of Converse shoes. Not only can you find classic Chucks in both a low top and high top profile, but also in a wide array of colors. They have the ability to take any outfit and add a super chill look to it.
Vans Old Skool Sneaker
Right now everybody loves the look of Vans Old Skools. It seems like everybody is wearing them on Instagram and it is easy to see why. Covered in a canvas material, they are very versatile shoes that go with just about any outfit. Not only are they stylish, they come in so many cute colors and designs.
Nike Roshe One
Nice Roche Run shoes have taken the fashion world by storm. They are unlike any other shoe because of their lightweight breathable design. These simple stylish sneakers look like running shoes but they are super comfortable and lightweight. Offered in several different styles and with a reasonable price, everybody wants these.
Nike Air Huarache
The Nike Air Huarache is another lifestyle shoe from Nike that is designed for casual use. It’s actually named after a Native American sandal. With a breathable honey comb mesh material in the foot area, there is no better summer shoe. Available in different styles, it’s going to look fresh with any outfit.
Nike Air Force 1-100
Ever since they were released in the 80s, Nike Air Force 1s have always been popular white sneakers with die hard fans. While smaller and more lightweight shoes are very popular now, these bigger shoes are starting to pick up steam amongst the younger crowd. With a clean shape, these shoes can look really cute with the right outfit. Now you can get them with a switchable swoosh logo.
Nike Air Max 270
Nike continues to challenge the sneaker market with brand new ideas. There are plenty of Nike Air shoes, but the Air Max 270 is the first pair designed as a lifestyle shoe. The upper part of the shoe is constructed of a breathable mesh, but it’s the air unit on the back that makes it unique. Inspired by the Air Max 93 and Air Max 180, the shoe gets its name from the 270 degrees of visible air on the back of the sole. Nike says the air unit provides maximum cushioning comfort.
Christie & Jill Kaitlyn Girls Wedge Dress Shoes
There is nothing more exciting than getting your first pair of high heels. They are perfect for dressy or special occasions. The only problem? They aren’t really easy to walk in. 12 year old girls don’t need big 4 inch heels. For beginners, we like the idea of these wedges because they ensure the proper balance. She will feel all grown up in these.
Bearpaw Emma Tall Youth Boot
There is nothing like wearing a pair of comfy and warm wool boots during the winter. With a style similar to UGGS, these tall Emma boots from Bearpaw come in several colors. With a sheepkin footbed and wool blend lining, her feet are going to stay toasty all winter long. The only problem? She is not going to want to wear any other shoes in the winter.
Kamik Raindrops Rain Boot
Made completely of rubber, these mid calf boots from Kamik are the perfect rain boot. You won’t find a better rain boot in its price range. With a contoured design, they do fit slightly narrow compared to wider rain boots. With an adorable side buckle, they come in so many bright colors. We love the contrasting colored sole. She will love grabbing them even when it is just drizzling outside.
UGG Kids K Classic II Fashion Boot
While super expensive, UGG is known for its super comfortable winter boots. UGG boots are cute, but these UGG boots are super comfy. UGG makes this style of boot in just about every size. They are called Kids K Classic II Fashion Boots and these ones are in the color called Chestnut. The outside is made of suede and the inside is lined with a fluffy sheepskin.
While Hunter Boots are expensive, she has probably has been wishing for these designer boots for a longtime. You can these Hunter boots with either a glossy or matte finish. Both of them look beautiful when paired with leggings or skinny jeans. It has an adjustable buckle on the side for the perfect fit. Made out of latex rubber, these boots are designed to be waterproof and flexible. She will want it to rain everyday just so she can put them on.
Nobody likes tying their shoe laces. Lock laces are elastic shoe laces that have an easy to use fastening system. Installing them is a lot like any other shoe laces but they have a plastic clip that makes it easy to fasten and loosen them. The best part? Once you lace them, you never have to tie your shoes again.
If you haven’t heard of snoozies, they are a cross between a sock and slipper. They are the softest thing ever and come in incredibly cute patterns. They keep your feet warm and toasty. Your teen is probably going to never want to take them off.
Happy Feet Animal Slippers
Happy Feet aren’t your regular slippers. With a fun and playful style, these slippers are like walking around with big teddy bears on your feet. They come in all types of animal styles from cute kola bears to ferocious sharks. With the padded insulation, they are sure to make your feet happy.
Clarks Women’s Breeze Sea Flip Flop
There is nothing that says sunny days ahead like a pair of cute slip flops. Most flip flop don’t give you a lot of support as they are often flat. With a supportive heel arc, these ones from Clarks will make you wonder how you ever spent your summer days without them. The only problem? You will hate to leave them in the closet when the winter season creeps around.
Salt Water Sandals by Hoy Shoe
While they are wider than other sandals, Salt Water Sandals are extremely comfortable. When you first get them, the leather is stiff. You can soak them in water and allow them to dry on your feet to soften them up. They come in the most gorgeous colors and are super easy to style because they go with everything from dresses to skirts.
adidas Adissage Sandal
When she is done playing sports, she is going to love putting on these super flexible sandals from Adidas. They have a Velcro strap on top to give her the perfect fit. It has a unique massaging foot bed that conforms to the shape of her foot. They feel sort of weird at first, but it’s like getting a massage whenever you take a step.
NIKE Women’s Benassi Sandal
Who knew that slippers could be so stylish? These slides from Nike are perfect for lounging around everywhere so you don’t have to walk around barefoot. Available in different colors and patterns, they have a cool colored Nike logo on the top of the sandal. They look great with or without socks. The foot bed is covered with nubs which helps massage your aching feet whenever you take a step.
Kali Faux Fur Soft Slide
Winter is the time to layer up. With their easy to wear slip on style, slides are the perfect footwear to relax in because they give your foot room to breathe. Now the slide got more comfortable and comfy. Why wear normal slides when you can wear furry slides that bring warmth to your legs? While they look great when paired with pajamas, they are the perfect pair to wear outdoors with cropped leggings or fitted jeans.
Wishpets Grizzly Bear Paw Slippers
Who wouldn’t want to go around walking with a bunch of bear claws on their feet? Available in pink, these oversized slippers are not only super cute and comfortable but will keep your feet warm. Now if you could just get some bear claws, you would really be set for the winter.
NIKE Cushion Crew Socks
When you don’t know what to get the sporty girl in your life, Nike socks make great birthday and holiday gifts for girls. Perfectly cushioned in all the right places and with great arch support, these socks are perfect for sports and even make great everyday socks. The elastic material keeps them pulled up so they sit perfectly above your ankles.
Solmate Mismatched Socks
This might sound strange, but 12 year old girls are totally into socks. Everybody has matching socks. Here is a little something different from Solmate. They are mismatched socks with the most adorable patterns on them. Get these and your feet will be happy.
Noble Mount Fuzzy Winter Socks
What’s warm, fuzzy, and colorful? Fuzzy socks! Whether you like them striped, polka dotted, or zigzagged these fuzzy socks will keep your feet warm and toasty during the winter months. With anti skid grippers on the bottom, you never have to worry about slipping on the floor.
Beauty Gifts for 12 Year Old Girls
While she is going to want anything that makes her “pretty”, it is important to teach her that real beauty comes from the inside. Whether she loves taking care of hair, nails, or self, she is going to love these great gifts for 12 year old girls.
Oral-B Black Pro 1000 Electric Toothbrush
After using the Oral-B Black Pro 1000, you will wonder how you lived without an electric toothbrush. With a built in timer, it takes all the guesswork out of brushing your teeth. Compared to manual brushing, it can remove a lot more plaque. It comes with a lithium Ion battery that can hold a charge for a few days.
Burt’s Bees Lip Balm
Because it is made with natural ingredients, Burt’s Bees lip balm is incredibly popular. The original one has sort of a peppermint flavor, which feels refreshing on your lips. Burt’s Bees also has flavored lip balms. This pack includes 4 different flavors. Our favorite is Coconut and Pear, which is lightly flavored and tastes so good.
Lip Smacker Coca-Cola Party Pack Lip Glosses
Not only do these Lip Smackers moisturize your lips, they come in amazing flavors. Does she love soda? She will love this set that comes with Coca Cola soda pop flavors from cherry Coke to Sprite. Not only does it smell like the flavors, it tastes like them too. The only problem? She might not be able to resist licking her lips.
Temporary Boho Metallic Henna Tattoos
What could be more fun than temporary tattoos? This temporary tattoo kit from Boho contains 8 sheets of over 150 tattoos. When they are placed on the skin, they have a shiny and glittery appearance. They are super easy to apply too. You simply remove the plastic and place the tattoo on the skin. Then you apply a wet cloth over the tattoo. Then you pull the paper backing off and you have a glittery tattoo.
Shintop Fleece Bowknot Bow
With little Minnie ears, this has to be the most adorable headband. Not only is it great for keeping your hair out of your face during your morning or nighttime cleansing routine, it makes you look cute too. It is a must have tool if you are using a face mask. The best part? She will love wearing it all the time even when she is not washing her face.
Conair Infiniti Pro Curling Wand
Not everyone was born with great curls. For those that don’t have curly hair, but want curly hair there is this curling wand from Conair. With 5 different temperature settings, it heats up fast and gives you perfect curls. It comes with a 3 fingered heat glove but we recommend a full sized glove so you don’t have to worry about her burning herself.
Revlon 1875W Infrared Hair Dryer
At this age, she is probably growing tired of borrowing her sister’s blow dryer. This blow dryer from Revlon is so inexpensive that you can probably just get a blow dryer for her. With a silver and white look, it looks super attractive. The coolest part? When you turn it on, the front of the blow dryer lights up. With 1875 Watts, it features multiple heat and speed settings. It comes with both a smoothing concentrator and diffuser.
Remington Pearl Pro Ceramic Flat Iron
Why spend a lot on a professional flat iron when you can get similar results with this inexpensive one from Remington. It’s got a ton of cool features that you wouldn’t expect on a flat iron at this price. Our favorite feature is the ability to digitally change the temperature from 300 to 450 degrees. It heats up quickly and the swivel cord makes it easy to maneuver around.
Batiste Dry Shampoo, Original
There is one hair product that no girl can live without. It is called dry shampoo. Everybody knows that it is not a good idea to wash your hair every day. The problem? If you don’t, it can look very oily. Dry Shampoo allows you to clean your hair without using any water. You just spray the dry shampoo into your hair and brush it out. Your hair will look and smell like you just came out of the shower.
Revlon Salon One-Step Hair Dryer & Styler
What happens if you mix a hair dryer with a hair brush? You get this one step hair dryer from Revlon. Instead of drying your hair and then styling it with a flat iron, this brush promises do both at the same time. While you are brushing your hair, the hot air is drying it. Like a blow dryer, you have 3 temperature settings: cool, low, and high.
GirlZone HAIR CHALKS
Does she want to color her hair? Hair chalk is probably the best way for your 12 year old girl. Your 12 year old girl will love putting colored streaks in her hair with this set that includes 6 colors. Unlike regular hair chalk, these ones are shaped like markers so they are not as messy. The best part? It’s temporary so it easily washes out after a shower.
Wet Brush Pro Detangle Hair Brush
The worst part about brushing your hair is removing all the tangles. Unlike most brushes, the Wet Brush is designed to be used when your hair is wet. This means that you can detangle your hair after a shower. You can even use it on dry hair but it works better on wet hair. It has specially designed flexible bristles that glide over the toughest tangles without breaking your hair.
The Original BLOM Headband
Every girl needs headbands to keep her hair out of her face. This headband from BLOM is different. What makes it so unique? Whether you want to look sporty or fashionable, these headbands have got a moving knot on them that allows you to style them in a million different ways. The only problem? She is going to want them in every color.
ETUDE HOUSE Cat Ear Etti Hair Band
Everybody wants to look cute when they get ready in the morning. We love this cat ear headband. It is so adorable. This headband is designed to push your hair out of your face when you are washing your face or doing your makeup. It’s really helpful if you have bangs. It’s not only cute, but it’s really practical.
Velvet Scrunchie Set
We are headed back into the 90s. It’s time to put away the pony tail holders, the srunchie is back. This time around the srunchie is more than a way to keep your hair in a ponytail. Scrunches are much better for your hair because they won’t pull out your hair. You can find them in neutral colors but they are also available in bright colors made out of luxurious velvet.
Goody Women’s Ouchless Scrunchie
We don’t think anybody would have guessed it, but the Srunchie is making a big comeback. It’s a piece of cloth that has a stretchy elastic inside it. This throwback accessory is easy to loop over loose ponytails for a slightly messy look.
Conair Topsytail All in One Styling
Does she have long hair that she doesn’t know what to do with? Here’s an inexpensive hair tool that allows you to instantly create gorgeous twisted ponytails. This set comes with both a small and large version. There is a slight learning curve, but it doesn’t take long to learn with the help of Youtube. The best part? She will love all the complements that she gets for something that doesn’t take more than a few minutes.
Kenz Laurenz No Crease Ponytail Holders
Unlike traditional hair ties, these ponytail hair ties will not leave a mark in your hair. With this set of 100 holders you get a nice variety of colors and patterns. These fun hair accessories are a lot of fun to mix and match with various outfits.
SWACC Multi-Color Clip-On Hair Extensions
Look mom, there is a party in my hair! These colored clip-ins are great for the 12 year old girls who wants to color her hair. Even if she has never used extensions before, they are easy to clip in and take out. These ones come in 22 colors so they are great for creating all sorts of edgy looks for special occassions.
Who doesn’t love hair bows? They are a lot of fun to put in your hair to add a splash of color. For a very affordable price, you get a ton of bows with this set. Most of them are solid colors, but our favorite is the multicolored bow. With alligator clips underneath them, they can easily be clipped onto your hair.
Hipsy Adjustable Headbands
If there is one hair accessory every girl can’t live without, it is a headband. The only problem? It’s almost impossible to find a headband that fits you perfectly. These adjustable headbands from Hipsy are supercool because you can easily make them tighter when you are working out and looser when you want to let your hair down. They work using a strap similar to a bra strap.
Turbie Twist Hair Towel
Fluffy towels are great for your body but this microfiber towel is much better for your hair. When you have long hair, nobody likes tying a big towel on their head. It’s too heavy and hurts your neck. With a twist and loop system, the Turby Twist is super lightweight towel that is very easy to tie into a turban over your head.
The New Braiding Handbook
It can get boring doing the same hairstyles over and over. Is she obsessed with her hair but just needs a little inspiration? No matter what the occasion, the New Braiding Hairbook has over 60 different hair styles. She will learn how to create everything from a basic French Braid to a Rope Bun. Everything is laid out with step by step photos and directions.
Mudder Cat Ear Headband Hair
Headbands are great for keeping your hair out of your face. Who doesn’t love playing dress up? Now she can dress up her hair everyday with these adorably cute kitty headbands. Flaunting them will make her feel super cute and adorable. Who said Ariana Grande gets to have all the fun?
JoJo Siwa Hair Bow
JoJo Siwa is known for her oversized bows. She has been wearing them since she was a tiny tot. Now she is distributing her bows at retailers so that everybody can wear them. Even she is surprised that the trend has caught on. They have become best sellers. They come in just about every pattern that you can think of from glittery sequins to rainbow colored.
Sometimes when you wear too tight shoes, your toes can get all bunched and curled up. Toe separators help to stretch and loosen tightness among the toes. This pack comes with 2 gel separators. The best part? You can also use them to separate your toes when you are doing pedicures.
UNT Peel Off Base Coat
This peel off base coat from UNT makes it easy to remove even the toughest nail polish without the need of nail polish remover. You just paint it onto your nails and wait for it to dry. Then you apply your nail polish and nail art. When you want to remove it, you just peel it off almost like a sticker.
OPI Lisbon Collection 4-Pc Mini Packs
OPI makes great nail polish that lasts a long time before it chips. They come in highly pigmented colors, which leave your nails with a rich, deep color. OPI Mini nail polish sets are a great way to try out different OPI nail polish colors. Because they are smaller than regular sized bottles, the mini bottles look adorable. The gift sets make cute stocking stuffers.
DIY Nail Art
For girls, nail art has become the hottest accessory. Catherine Rodgers has a channel Totally Cool Nails on Youtube where she has been doing nail art tutorials for years. If you pick up her new book, you can get step by step written directions to do 75 different designs. The clear step by step photos make it even easy for even beginners to follow along. The best part? As you learn the techniques, you be able to create your own designs.
New8Beauty Nail Art Brushes
Who doesn’t love nail art? With these set of brushes, you will have all the tools to create gorgeous nail art. The kit comes with 20 essential tools including dotters and different sized brushes that allow you to create the tinniest details.
Saganizer Nail Polish Organizer Rack
If she is a nail polish maniac, she is going to love this nail polish rack. Instead of throwing all her nail polish in a bag and spending hours looking for a nail polish, this is a great way for her to keep her nail polish organized and displayed.
For Pro Sole Toe Separators
When you are doing your toe nails, placing toe separators between your toes helps you to not smudge the nail polish. Made out of flexible foam, these individual toe separators can easily be placed between the toes that you are painting. With a pack of 144 toe separators, you can throw a pedicure party.
Emori All About Nail 50-Pc Color Nail Lacquer Combo + Nail Polish Remover
Who wouldn’t love a huge set of nail polish? This 50-pack of nail polish is designed for nail art so each polish comes with a thin brush. While you can use them to paint your whole nails, they are primarily designed for cute nail art. The thin brushes make it easy to paint designs and stripes on your nails. You get gorgeous shades of color and we love that it a wide variety of shades, including 5 bright neon shades.
Kate Aspen, Five Piece Pedicure/Manicure Set
Packaged in a beautiful pink polka dotted flip flop shaped gift bag, this is a very cutely packaged manicure and pedicure set from Kate Aspen. It comes with all the right tools for teenage girls including toe clippers, a file, scissors, and a cuticle trimmer. After giving herself a pedicure with this set, she will finally be able to wear flip flops again.
Bath & Body
PURELL Advanced Instant Hand Sanitizer
Handy sanitizers can be really helpful when you are out in public. When you aren’t near a sink, hand sanitizer is great for killing bacteria on your hands. Purell is an alcohol based hand sanitizer that comes in these convenient portable bottles that you can hang from purse or bag. It comes in a variety of different scents.
Poo-Pourri Before-You-Go Toilet Spray
Now you never have to worry about the smell when you walk out of the bathroom after a number 2. Forget trying to cover up the odor with your favorite perfume, this spray kills odors. Simply spray a couple of squirts in the toilet bowl and then do your thing. Then walk out of the bathroom like you were just fixing up.
Rejuvelle Bath Bombs Gift Set
There is something so relaxing about soaking your entire body in a bath. Made with natural ingredients that are good for your skin, this pack of 6 bath balms is a fun treat for birthdays and Christmas. It comes beautifully packaged with a silk bow. Each of the bath balms has a theme and a different fragrance that will make any girl feel so pampered. After she gets out of the bath, she will love the way her skin feels.
Aqua Notes Water Proof Note Pad
Do you get your best ideas in the shower but forget about them immediately after the shower? Scientists say that shampoo stimulates our brain waves. Okay, I made that up, but this waterproof notepad allows you to jot down notes in the shower. How freaking cool is that? The only problem? She might write her essays in the shower.
Burt’s Bees Gift Set
Burt’s Bees is known for its line of natural products that are not tested on animals. It makes a number of sets that are perfect for gifting. The Everyday Beauty Gift set has basic things that every girl would need from lip balm to lotion. With a little bit of everything, these mini products are a great way for her to try different products in the line.
Ariana Grande Ari
She probably loves stealing your perfume. Although she is going to want wear her first real perfume, you have to be careful since she is still growing. Most perfumes contain artificial chemicals, which can cause hormone disruption and allergic reactions. If you are okay with her spraying one or two spritzes, she is going to love this perfume from Ariana Grande. It’s the perfect gift for fans of Ariana Grande.
Harry Potter Gryffindor Hooded Bathrobe
She is going to want to go to Hogwarts with this Slytherin robe. With a crest in the front, hood, and a beautiful lining, she will feel like a real life wizard every time she wears it. While it not really designed to absorb water out of the shower, she will love lounging everywhere with it when it is cold outside. What could be more magical?
Olay ProX Advanced Cleansing System
She might not be too excited to get a face brush, but it is something that she will find very useful. While the Clarisonic is the most popular face brush, this affordable facial brush from Oil of Olay does a great job of cleansing your skin. Running on 2 AAs, it’s a bit smaller and slower than the Clarisonic, but it does a good job of exfoliating your skin. While it comes with a cleanser, it can also be used with your favorite cleanser.
Bath & Body Works Hand Sanitizer
For some reason girls love collecting these travel sized hand sanitizers from Bath & Body Works. For many girls, they have turned into a fashion accessory. They come in millions of scents and girls like to trade and collect them. Because they can go everywhere you go, they are perfect for cleaning your hands after the volleyball match, in the mall, or at the park. Mostly alcohol, it helps that they smell nice. You can even attach them to Pocketbac holders so you can attach them to your backpack.
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For 12 year old girls, Bath & Body works is like the hottest store ever. They have got sprays, soaps, and lotions that smell like candy and flowers. She is probably going to want to own everything in the store. Its gift sets make it easy to pick up something quick. Beautifully packaged, this Thousands Wishes set includes a sugar scrub, bath fizzy, and body cream.
Lush Gift Set
Just about every girl is obsessed with anything from Lush. Its bath balms turn a normal bath into a piece of artwork. When you throw the bath balms in the water, they not only transform the color of the water, but also smell delicious. Its gift sets come wonderfully packaged are a great way to try out some lovely bath balms.
Hydrocotton Bath Towel
A luxurious fancy bath towel can make a great gift. Made of 100% hydrocotton and available in wonderful colors, this soft, thick, and fluffy bath towel is wonderfully absorbent. She won’t be able to wait to wrap herself in this towel when she gets out of her bath. They are an absolute treat.
Makeup Gifts for 12 Year Old Girls
If most of her friends are wearing makeup, she is probably going to want to spend her allowance on makeup. For some parents, makeup can be very controversial. Some girls think of makeup as an art and a way to express themselves. They love experimenting with it. While these makeup gifts are suitable for beginners, it is up for parents to decide if their 12 year old girl is too young.
Stori Makeup Palette Organizer
If she has got a lot of makeup all over the place, it can be difficult keeping everything organized. These little acrylic trays are great for organizing her lipsticks, palettes, nail polish, and highlighters in trays, drawers, and racks. It makes it so much easier for her to find her stuff. While the one pictured is perfect for her entire makeup collection, there are so many other different styles to choose from.
Decobros 8-inch Vanity Mirror
If she is serious about makeup, this tabletop makeup mirror will be her best friend. While it doesn’t have a built in light, the large 8 inch mirror gives you 7X magnification so she can clearly see what she is doing. It’s double sided so the other side is just your standard mirror. With a sturdy base, it is perfect when used in a well lit area.
Kedsum 10X LED Lighted Makeup Mirror
Running on 3 AAA batteries, this 6.8 inch makeup mirror from Kedsum lights up. It’s mounted on a ball joint, which allows you to position it perfectly. The coolest part? On the underneath, it has a suction cup that allows it to be placed on any flat surface from a table to even a bathroom mirror. With 10X magnification, this mirror really gets in close.
Real Techniques Flawless Base Set
If she is just getting started with makeup, she is going to need the right tools. These makeup brushes from Real Techniques are perfect. Real Technique brushes are known in the beauty community as really high quality brushes for a very affordable price. The set comes with 4 different base brushes that are perfect for all her makeup needs. There’s a contour brush, detail brush, buffing brush, and square foundation brush. We love the tapered ends on the brushes and soft synthetic bristles.
Real Techniques Miracle Complexion Sponge
You haven’t really applied makeup until you have used a makeup sponge. You don’t have to spend a ton of money for a good one. This one from Real Techniques works well. Simply wet it and squeeze the water out. While it is slightly damp, it is great for pushing out and blending your makeup evenly. The egg shape allows you to not only reach small areas but also cover larger areas.
Makeup Brush Cleaning Mat
Cleaning your makeup brushes just got a lot easier. All you need is this cleaning mat and a little makeup brush shampoo. It’s made out of silica gel and has little bumps all over it. You get a large and small mat. On the back it has suction cups so it won’t move around in the sink. To clean your brushes, you take your brushes and gently swirl them around on the mat.
Neutrogena Makeup Remover Wipes
If she is just getting started with makeup, she should always be rinsing her makeup off at night. Wearing makeup to bed can cause a whole host of problems from breakouts to clogged skin. On days that she is too lazy to rinse her face, she should at least reach for makeup wipes. We like these ones from Neutrogena, which work great for removing even waterproof makeup and sunscreen. These should be a staple that live in her nightstand.
Vera Bradley Cosmetic Bag
At 12 years old, she probably would love a beginner’s makeup kit. Get her everything she needs and stick it in a cute cosmetic bag like this one from Vera Bradley. With a very roomy interior, it comes in the gorgeous patterns that you expect from Vera Bradley. The plastic lining inside protects it from accidental spills. She is not going to want to go anywhere without it.
COVERGIRL Smoothers BB Cream
For beginners, you don’t need a full coverage foundation. You want to go for a more natural look and you shouldn’t be able to tell where the makeup is applied. If they want to use a foundation, most 12 year old girls will be fine using a lightweight BB cream or tinted moisturizer. With a built in SPF, this one from Covergirl helps even out your skin while avoiding the caked on foundation look.
Maybelline Age Rewind Concealer
Concealer is great when you want a way to hide unwanted blemishes and discoloration. Many girls swear by this concealer from Mabelline. Because it is really pigmented, it is perfect for hiding the dark circles under your eyes. It comes with a unique sponge applicator that allows you to smoothly apply the concealer without it creasing.
SHANY iLookBook Pro Makeup Set
If you want to get her a cute makeup set that she and her friends can play with, we think that Shany makes some good makeup sets. Made to resemble a Macbook Pro computer, this packaging on this makeup palette looks adorable. You get a lot of nicely pigmented eye shadow colors from greens to pink to experiment with. In additional to the palette, you get some nice tools including brushes and eye shadow sponges.
L.A. Girl Beauty Brick Eyeshadow, Nudes
If she is just starting out with experimenting eith eye shadows, this nude palette is perfect for her. You don’t want her to go nuts with applying brightly colored eye shadows. With a nice range of mattes, shimmers, nudes, and a few bold colors, this pallete from LA Girl is perfect. Even if she is new to makeup, it is really impossible to mess up.
Coastal Scents Glamour Beauty Collection Gift Set
She would probably love any of the Naked Palettes, but this dupe is a great alternative. Like the Naked palettes, it’s a neutral palette with beautiful colors. With 20 different shades, the colors are very similar to the Naked 1 & 2 palette. They are highly pigmented with a great fall off and perfect for creating a natural look. This pack comes packaged with brushes, which makes it perfect for gifting.
Maybelline Chrome Metallic Highlighter
A Highlighter is really good for bringing out the highlights on your face around the cheekbones. Who said you need to pay so much for a great highlighter? In the color Gold Dust, this highlighter from Maybelline gives you a wonderful glow. You don’t need much and you can even build it up depending on how much glow you need.
Baby Lips Lip Balm
We think lipstick can be too much for 12 year old girls. Instead of lipstick, you might want to go with a red or nude colored tinted lip balm. It not only helps condition her lips, but she can achieve a more natural, airy look. Baby Lips give her a slight hint of color without going overboard.
Duo Eyebrow Brush by Keshima
The shape your eyebrows really helps to define the look of your face. With this Duo brush you can brush, sculpt, and fill in your eyebrows like a professional to get the most perfect arches. With this 2 sided brush, you just brush them with the spoolie brush and fill them in with the angled brow brush.
Maybelline Volum’ Express Colossal Mascara
It’s always nice when you can go natural. Instead of using falsies, mascara can be used to create the illusion of longer eye lashes. Packaged in a yellow tube, this one from Maybelline comes in the color Glam Black. The fluffy brush makes it easy to add a lot of volume to your natural eye lashes. Maybelline claims you get 9X the volume with this mascara. As long as you don’t apply too much of it, it won’t clump.
Coty Airspun Face Powder
So you have put on your makeup, what else is left? Setting powder helps lock in your look, making it last longer. Coty loose powder is perfect for using over makeup or even just on your face. You can even use it for baking. It will even help control oily skin as it acts as a mattifier. Parents should know that this product contains Talc.
Urban Decay Naked Basics Eyeshadow Palette
Everybody is obsessed with the Naked Palettes from Urban Decay. The shadows are highly pigmented, velvety soft, and have great blendability There are a ton of Naked Palettes but they are pretty expensive. For 12 year old girls, we like the Naked Basics Palette because it is a neutral palette. It’s got six different neutral shades, which are perfect for pulling off everyday looks.
Too Faced Just Peachy Velvet Matte
Too Faced not only makes great high end makeup, but it’ makeup palettes come in the prettiest packaging. The Too Faced Just Peachy Velvet Matte comes in a small wallet sized container. It’s a great neutral palette that is perfect for pulling off a peachy look. While there is a nice selection of shades, all of the colors work beautifully together. Because it is so pigmented, she is going to love just touching all 12 shades. The best part? It smells like ripe peaches.
Anatasia Modern Renaissance Eye Shadow Palette
There are a lot of high end neutral makeup palettes, but the Modern Renaissance palette is one of the best ones to come out in the last couple of years. Inspired by the Renaissance period, this neutral palette is designed to create natural looks. With neutral to berry tones, all of the shades have fun names that are reflective of the time period. It has everything you could want out of a high end makeup palette with great pigmentation, creaminess, and blendability.
Anatasia Glow Kit
Every girl wants that golden glow. Anastasia has reinvented highlighting with its glow kits. These kits are #pigmented. With a creamy consistency, these highlighters are easy to layer. The shades just melt into your face, giving you that coveted all day glow. The newest one called the Sugar Glow Kit, but there are several others to choose from.
Unicorn Snot Glitter Gel
What’s sticky, gooey, and colorful? If you answered Unicorn snot, then you are correct. When you rub this substance on your body, face, or hair and let it dry, it leaves a glittery look behind. It’s what the unicorns use to become so sparkly.
Eyelash Dreamer Makeup Bag
Does she love using her makeup to do her eye lashes? Then she will love using this adorable eyelash bag as a pencil case or makeup bag. The lashes on the front of one side of the bag make it the cutest makeup bag ever. It’s the perfect size for storing all her makeup from lip glosses to even an eye shadow palette. Made of cotton canvas, it is the perfect gift for any makeup lover.
Goody Hand Mirror
Just about every 12 year old girl could use a handy mirror. With a fairly wide body and a sturdy handle, this rectangular-shaped hand mirror from Goody makes it easy to see all around your face. It measures about 7.5-inches across. Whether you are creating the perfect hairstyle or a picture perfect winged liner this hand mirror will do the trick.
Jewelry Gifts for 12 Year Old Girls
Looking for gift ideas for your 12 year old daughter? At 12, if she already doesn’t have her ears pierced, she probably wants to go to Claire’s to get them pierced. She has probably been asking for years to get them pierced. Everybody loves to change up their style depending on the occasion. You can’t complete an outfit without a gorgeous pair of earrings. If she is into jewelry, she is going to love these gifts.
MyGift Tabletop Jewelry Organizer
Nobody loves tangled jewelry. Here’s a cute and simple accessory to add to your dresser that solves that problem. Instead of placing her jewelry everywhere, it’s the perfect way of tidying up any counter top. Made out of metal, it features with 3 different tiers that jewelry can be hung from. For miscellaneous items, there is a little tray at the bottom.
Queenberry Cable Bracelet For Bead Charms
Pandora bracelets are such a neat idea. When you first get them, they are completely empty and plain just waiting to be filled. For each different milestone, you are supposed to purchase a different charm. Overtime the bracelet becomes a symbol for your life. Real Pandora bracelets can be expensive, but this more affordable version from Queenberry is perfect for holding Pandora charms. It’s made out of sterling silver.
Jane Stone Choker 12-Pack
Not since the 90s have Chokers seen such a big resurgence. Nobody wants to feel left out so everybody has starting following this trend. Chokers help draw attention to the neck and add a bit of edginess to an everyday look. Made of stretchy plastic, this pack of 12 chokers is a lot fun to mix and match with different outfits.
Lokai Classic Bracelet
Lokai Bracelets are pretty popular. These bracelets inspire whoever wears them to lead a happy balanced life. This is represented by the white and black beads that are found at opposite ends of the bracelet. In the white bead, you will find water from Mount Everest, the highest point on Earth. In the black bead, you will find mud from the Dead Sea, the lowest point of Earth. These extremes remind you to always remain humble no matter where you are in life.
Alex and Ani Birthstone Bangle
Because you can find one for every occasion, Alex and Ani bracelets make great gifts. One of the most unique things about this jewelry is that it is made out of recycled materials. If it’s her birthday, this birthstone bracelet makes a lot of sense but you can so many other styles in the line. This bracelet adds so much of class to any outfit and because it is personalized just for her, it makes a very special gift.
Personalized Stackable Name Ring
There are so many different ways that you can tell your daughter you love her, but this necklace made out of Sterling Silver will always remind her. How much do you love her? Like the inscription says : “To the moon and back.” Available in 4 different colors, it’s a simple and thoughtful gift for any occassion.
UMode Princess Ring
There is nothing that says elegance like a beautiful princess ring. While it looks super expensive, this one is so inexpensive. It has a design similar to an expensive Pandora ring. The pretty tiara on it is blinged out with cubic zirconium stones, which makes it so sparkly.
“I Love You To The Moon and Back” Pendant Necklace
There are so many different ways that you can tell your daughter you love her, but this necklace made out of Sterling Silver will always remind her. How much do you love her? Like the inscription says : “To the moon and back.” Available in 4 different colors, it’s a simple and thoughtful gift for any occasion from birthdays to Christmas.
Fairytale Mermaid Pendant Necklace
Does she love meramids and things that sparkle? Give this necklace to any mermaid lover and she will want to take it everywhere she goes. Sometimes the best gifts are not the most expensive, but little things that reflect her personality. Once she puts it on, she will alwasy be a mermaid for life.
Mother and Daughter Ininity Necklace
Infinity jewelry is really popular. As a symbol of everlasting love, an infinity necklace can have a very beautiful meaning. Depending on who is giving the gift and the gift recipient, it can have a different meaning. While it is available in other styles, this one is the perfect gift to show that the love between a mom and a daughter can never be measured. It’s infinity!
DIANPEARL Best Friend Necklace
Your 12 year old girl and her best friend are going to love sharing these necklaces. Shaped like a compass, one of them is plated with gold and the other is plated with silver. Both of them won’t be able to wait to wear them at school. When either one wears her necklace, she will always know that her best friend will always be by her side.
Swarovski Zirconia Initial Necklace
Initial jewelry is a lot of fun to wear. While most people like wearing the initial of their first name, you can get any letter that is personal to her. The initial is really pretty with a blocked look. It’s covered in cubic zirconium stones for a bit of sparkle.
Kendra Scott Bridgete Necklace
She is going to love this necklace from Kendra Scott because is dainty and delicate. With a tiny natural stone pendant, this necklace can be layered with others to create a unique look. It beautiful design is sure to bring a look a class to any outfit. Despite that it looks very elegant, it’s very affordable
925 Sterling Silver Personalized Name Necklace
Because you can customize it with her name, this necklace is really cute. Along with being able to choose a name of up to 10 characters, you get to choose the size of the necklace. When you receive it, it comes inscribed with a beautiful cursive font. The necklace comes packaged in a gift box, which makes it the perfect gift for any 12 year old girl.
Custom Monogram Necklace in 925 Sterling Silver
There are many different types of initial necklaces, but monogrammed necklaces make a great personalized gift. There are few things that make this necklace a standout. It can be customized with the initials of her name, which makes it a part of her. Made out of sterling silver, it can be customized in 3 different colors including Rose Gold, Gold, and Silver.
Sterling Silver Birthstone Earrings
If she just got her ears pierced, stud earrings are going to be the most comfortable type of earrings. These stud earrings with her birthstone on it makes a very special gift. These simple birthstone earrings are perfect for celebrating the month that she was born.
Birthstone Pendant Necklace
Depending on the month that she was born, she has a unique gemstone. Because it has a special meaning to her, Birthstone jewelry is a great gift to give on this special occasion. This gorgeous 18 inch necklace can be personalized with her birthstone. With a beautiful stone on it, it is a beautiful piece for her neckline.
XOXO Rhinestone-Accented Watch
Most people stopped wearing watches to tell time, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be a fashion accessory. Now that she is 12, she probably would love to have a watch that looks more grownup. With a white rubber band and a rose gold face, this watch looks very elegant. The rhinestones around the watch face will convince you that it is more expensive than it really is.
PAVOI Stud Pearl Earrings
It’s a lot fun the change up the type of earrings you are wearing. At this age, she will probably have an affinity for studs. There are many different types to choose from. While diamond earring studs are flattering, these pearl earring studs are timeless. You can get them in different sizes and each one is hand chosen. Traditionally, pearls are supposed to represent purity and innocent. They add a touch of class to any outfit.
Marcus Mayfield Dress Jewelry Organizer
Is she obsessed with jewelry? Shaped like a dress, here is a cute way for her to store all her jewelry with this hanging jewelry organizer for her closet. With many pockets and hooks, this 2 sided jewelry organizer is very versatile for storing all types of jewelry from bangles to necklaces. The best part? You can use it for organizing just about anything.
While it is not the most stunning piece of jewelry, the Lokai bracelet is super popular with teen girls because of the message that it represents. Inside the little beaded spheres is water from the highest point on Earth and mud from the lowest point. It reminds whoever is wearing it to always be humble no matter where they are in life. The best part? The company donates 10% of its profits to charitable causes.
Soufeel 925 Sterling Silver Basic Charm Bracelet
Over the last couple of years Pandora bracelets have become massively popular. The only problem? They are expensive. Now you can enjoy the personalization of a Pandora charm bracelet with this inexpensive empty charm bracelet from Soufell. The best part? It is compatible with Pandora charms.
Pura Vida Bracelet
Who doesn’t love colorful jewelry with sentimental meaning? Made in Costa Rica by hand, Pura Vida bracelets help to provide work for Costa Ricans. “Pura Vida” means pure life in Spanish and is part of the Costa Rican lifestyle. Made out of rope, these simple charm bracelets spread the care free lifestyle of Costa Rica everywhere in the world, encouraging you to live life to its fullest.
Pandora Silver Bracelet Snap
Over the last year, Pandora bracelets have become super popular with girls. An empty charm bracelet is the perfect gift idea. This way girls can string together different charms on the bracelet to make it their own, telling their own story. This simple but exceptional charm bracelet is a great way to start your Pandora collection.
Custom Name Ring
We all have our jewelry staples, but one of the newest trends is tiny pinky rings. What could be better than having some bling on your pinky finger. This large signet ring can be monogrammed with her initial that makes it classic and timeless as a special heirloom. It can be sized for different fingers. Stack it with other rings to give it a more modern look.
S.Leaf Cat Ear Stud Earrings Freshwater
You don’t have to wear big dangling earrings to make a statement on your ears. Sometimes designers tend to overdo it. How cute are these cat-shaped earrings? Made with fresh water pearls with plastic backings, they add a touch of cuteness to any girl’s ears. They are as cute as a kitten. Look for other matching pieces in the line including rings and necklaces.
Personalized Necklace Name Plate Bar
It’s hard getting her something unique the expresses how much you love her. You can take an ordinary piece of jewelry and personalize it and suddenly it becomes something that she will always remember. There are so many different ways to personalize a necklace to make it unique. You can make this bar necklace unique with a special engraving that means a lot to her. Put her name, special date, or an inspiration quote on it.
Room Décor Gifts for 12 Year Old Girls
Decorating your room is so fun because it is a reflection of your personality. It’s a lot of fun to choose the layout, colors, decor, and bedding. She can decorate boring plain walls with fun inspirational quotes, photos, or decor on the wall. When she wakes up, she can see it every morning. She is going to love decorating her room with these gifts.
Umbra Hangit Photo Display
If she loves taking photos of her friends, this photo display from Umbra is a cute way for her to display them on the wall. It can be installed vertically or horizontally and it comes with 40 wooden clips that can be arranged on 5 rows. It’s perfect for hanging up Polaroid pictures, but she can use it to hang just about anything from photos to cards.
Umbra Trigon Metal Bulletin Board
Cork Boards are great for keeping you organized, but Umbra has created a stylish twist on the traditional cork board. Offered in several colors, it has a modern, clean chevron design. The best part? She can hang up notes, reminders, or photos using standard push pins or even magnets.
Quartet Dry Erase Calendar Board
A calendar is a great gift idea, but she won’t have to replace this dry erase board calendar every year. She can stick it up in her room and it makes it easy to see what she has planned for the entire month. When she is done with the current month, she can just erase it and start all over for the next month. It’s comes with a dry erase marker. Since the surface is magnetic, you can also hang up reminders using magnets. There is even a little mini cork board.
Felt Letter Board
Available in many different color combinations, this felt letter board is so adorable. The white text on black really stands out. It is perfect for writing fun short quotes, reminders, or messages. It comes with a ton of different letters and symbols. It comes with 2 different sized letters. It is very easy to write out the words but you do have to take apart the letters when your first get it. It is the perfect prop for Instagram photos.
Pillowfort Circle Shelf
Regular shelves are great, but for a fun way to display items, this circle shelf is perfect. The circle shelf is divided into 3 sections. You could hang one up or hand up multiple shelves to create a gorgeous geometric display. They are ideal for holding cute room decor items.
Ankit Mermaid Pillow
The first time you see and mermaid pillow, it is weird. You can draw anything on it, using your fingers. When you are done you can wipe it away and start all over again. It’s sort of works like magic so that’s why it is probably called a “Mermaid” pillow. When you are bored, it’s really fun to create different patterns on it. Who needs an Etch-A-Sketch?
Brentwood 18-Inch Mongolian Faux Fur Pillow
Who doesn’t love pretty fur pillows? There is nothing that can make your room super comfortable than a furry pillow. They are a lot of fun to have when it is freezing outside. Made with faux fur, this one is so soft and comfortable that she will love cuddling with it all day long. She might just want to sleep in a little bit longer.
Brentwood Shagalicious Bedrest
Who wouldn’t want a comfy place to play games, watch TV, or read a book? What could be better than her bed? She could take a bunch of throw pillows and use them to prop her up, but that isn’t the most elegant solution. Now she can use this fluffy bed rest to prop herself up on her bed or chair. The only problem? She may never get out of bed.
There is nothing more essential than having a nightstand next to your bed. It holds your clock, photo frames, books, and everything you need to go to bed. If you don’t have room for a standard nightstand, this floating shelf is a great alternative. Clamping onto the side of your bed frame, it can support up the 15 pounds.
Cream Pom Dot Square Throw Pillow
If she wants to decorate her room with throw pillows, Target is probably the best place to go. They have so many different colors, patterns, and textures to create an inviting space. It’s fun to mix and match them. We found this beautiful textured pillow at Target. It’s got little pom poms on it.
Throw pillows can be used to set the mood of any room. If she can’t get enough of food, she will love snuggling up with these adorable pillows iScream. There is an iScream pillow for every snack lover. Filled with microbeads, this donut shaped pillow is a great way for her to sweeten up the look of her room. It’s covered with strawberry icing on side and chocolate icing on the other. The best part? Unlike a donut, it won’t make a sugary mess everywhere.
Gold & White Metallic Stripe Bow Throw Pillow
It’s a lot of fun to put cute throw pillow on your bed to dress it up a bit. Everybody loves putting bows in their hair, but what about a bow that you can place in your room. This golden striped bow accent pillow by Xhilaration is adorable. It’s so squishy and cute and easily fits in with any room decor.