Last Updated on January 17, 2022 by Danielle
What are the top toys for girls in 2016? Below you will find a list of the best toys for girls from the hottest new dolls to coolest gadgets. With all the exciting new toys for girls coming out this year, we’ve got tons of cool Christmas gift ideas for girls.
What do girls like to play with? While not all girls are the same, most girls like dress up, tea parties, and taking care of their toys.
That said, sometimes we just take all things pink and sparkly and call them girl toys. We forget that girls love to dress up like superheroes and build things. As parents, we want to find unique toys for girls that are not only fun, but also expand their opportunities.
What to get a girl for Christmas? Frozen! Barbie! Monster High! Stem Toys! Those are just some of the best gifts for girls in 2016. There are so many cool toys for girls coming out this year. With the help of kids, we’ve sorted through all the Christmas toys for girls and selected our favorites. Here is a list of the coolest and hottest toys for girls that every girl is going to want for Christmas. Princess lovers are going to be very happy.
At a young age, girls tend to mimic the people around them so naturally they are drawn to toys that let them be mommy. That’s why dolls are some of the most popular toys for girls. What’s hot in the doll isle in 2016? Anything Frozen is sure to be one of the top gifts for girls.
Frozen fans will love this 12 inch doll based on the animated short “Frozen Fever” that aired in 2015. Elsa is planning a surprise Birthday for her favorite sister, wearing a beautiful green spring gown. She has even got on the same green ice sandals as in the movie. It’s the perfect Christmas gift for Frozen fans.
How cute is the Anna Doll? Her cute Birthday outfit is based on the animated short film “Frozen Fever.” She has never looked more adorable than with her floral dress and green tunic. Frozen fans will love celebrating Anna’s Birthday with this lovely Frozen doll. It’s the best Christmas present ever.
What girl doesn’t love Barbie? There is no better way to celebrate Christmas than with this gorgeous Holiday Barbie doll. These dolls have been around for 27 years and Barbie has never looked better. Look at her beautiful ruffling red gown with the silver foiling underneath. The silvery detail on her dress is inspired by jingle bells. It is exquisite. Even her hair is beautifully glammed up. Barbie is ready for Christmas.
Enter the world of Make Believe. Girls have big imaginations. Girls often imitate what they see parents doing, which is often expressed through dollhouses and pretend play toys.
This Barbie Glam Getway House actually folds up compactly so that girls can take it on a getaway of their own. There is even a little carrying handle. How awesome is that? Barbie sure knows how to get away even if she doesn’t have space. When you open it up, there’s a kitchen, bedroom, and even bathroom. Girls will love all the fun accessories that it comes with from cookware to bathroom items.
While this may look like a palace, it is actually not. It’s a Pawlace. With 3 levels of place, 7 play areas, a swing, a moveable elevator, it is the ultimate place for the little Palace pets to hang out and relax. The best part? The escalator lights up. The set comes with one palace pet.
What girl doesn’t love collecting Shopkins? There is nothing more that girls love than Shopkins and shoes. This cute set includes both of them, making it an instant hit with girls. The set comes with 2 shoeboxes, 2 shopping bags, a display stand, and a couple of shelves. It’s like a little shoe store for Shopkins. The only problem? The set only includes 2 Shopkins shoes. A girl can’t get enough of shoes.
Over the last couple of years we have heard a lot about Stem toys. What we play with matters. Toys help to shape how we view the world. That’s why it is so important to introduce girls to science, technology, engineering, and math at a young age through the things they play with. In 2016, here are the best Stem toys for girls that make great Christmas gifts for girls.
What girl doesn’t love being a spy? This science kit is so adorable and very girly! It’s for girls only! The kit comes with 2 kits, one purple and one blue. One is for your little girl and other one is for her bestie. The set has everything they need to communicate a secret message like spies. One girl uses the invisible ink pen and the other uses a UV light to reveal the message. There are 25 ways to share secrets.
How cool would it be if you could create your own soap? This kit comes with all the supplies you need from the base to the pigments. All you need is a microwave. It comes with a wonderful instruction book that walks you through the steps with tons of fun ideas. The best part? It comes with 5 gift boxes so girls can make the soaps for their friends. What could be more awesome?
Have you ever stopped and realized how beautiful the world is around you? This is no ordinary journal. It’s a journal about nature. The diary instructs girls to adopt a tree and observe it over the course of the year. Girls will sketch, collect, and document their finding in this cool journal as they learn more about trees and nature. This diary is such a unique gift for budding scientists.
Arts & Crafts
Girls love arts and crafts.Why? It gives them an outlet for their creativity even if they are not artists. There is nothing more that girls like to do than get together with friends and make bracelets, necklaces, and do other crafty stuff. Whether she likes Play-Doh, painting, coloring, or nail art, here are our top toy picks for 2016.
This toy works like magic. Little girls can create a beautiful ocean scene with the ocean themed stamps included in this kit. These are not ordinary stamps. They are color wonder stamps which means that the ink only appears on Color Wonder Paper. There is no mess as the ink won’t stain furniture, fabric, or skin.
What girl wouldn’t want to draw and write her own story? This kit from Crayola lets girls become authors. The kit comes with everything kids need including eight markers and the page templates. After kids create the story, they mail it in the postage paid envelope. A few weeks later, girls get their very own professionally printed book.
Do you remember Shrinky Dinks? They are back. With this kit, girls can create their own shapes and pop them in the oven. There are 50 traceable designs that they can choose from. When they are done creating their Shrinky Dinks they can mix and match them to create a unique necklace.
Looking for cool gifts for girls? Gadgets are all the rage in the adult world so of course kids want to be involved in the trend too. Now companies are trying to create “kiddie versions” of our favorite gadgets.
For the sporty girl, outdoor toys make good gifts for girls. These outdoor toys are great excuse for girls to go outside and run around.
Who said vehicles are only for boys? Girls will love these cool vehicle toys.
Your daughter may no longer need imaginary friends with these electronic toys that are more lifelike than ever before. These hot toys for girls are sure to be on their Christmas wish list.
Here are the construction sets girls are going to want for Christmas.
Christmas is almost here. Let the countdown begin this December with Lego Friends Advent Calendar. There is no better way to bring in the Holiday season. There are 24 Lego Friends themed surprises to build inside with a new surprise everyday of the month until the big day. Christmas! It’s the perfect gift for any Lego princess lover.
What could be more adorable than this Lego set? Every little girl needs to own this suitcase of Legos. With 134 pieces, this is a great set for introducing little ones to Legos. With the pieces inside, girls will build a cool little supermarket out of the colorful Lego bricks.
Sometimes it is better to just give girls a set of bricks and tell them to build whatever they like. That’s where the Lego Classic Large Creative Brick box comes in. It comes with 790 pieces of just about every color block you can think of from blue to pink.
Family game night will never be the same with these great board games.
Spot It and Frozen! For girls that is a match made in heaven. There are 55 Frozen themed cards with 8 different pictures on them. The most amazing part is that between any 2 cards there is exactly one match. The player who spots it the first, keeps the cards. It’s the perfect gift for Frozen fans.