Last month, we had a blast as we had several six-year-olds come and try out some new and classic toys for the upcoming holiday season. This age is full of imaginative play, dress-up, and other games, so picking toys that are imaginative is the way to go.
Of course, these toys are great for boys and girls but today we are focusing on the top gifts that the girls enjoyed. Here are the best toys for 6 year old girls from dress-up shoes and mermaid tails to scented markers and color-changing umbrellas. This comprehensive list is sure to feature something that a six-year-old girl in your life will love!
Our Top 5 Picks for the Best Toys for 6 Year Old Girls
|Top Gifts for 6 Year Old Girls||Why They Will Love It||Rookie Mom Rating|
|Long Distance Walkie Talkies||The perfect way to stay connected to their friends!|
|KidiZoom Creator Cam||This will allow your little one to put their creative skills to use.|
|Doctor Playset||Imaginary play is great for this age group.|
|Projector Nightlight||This will make sleeping in their own room way cooler!|
|Make Your Own Bath Bombs Kit||Your arts & crafts lover will have a great time with this set.|
2021 Gift Guide; The Best Toys for 6 Year Old Girls
Healthy Roots Doll
Healthy Roots creates dolls and storybooks to empower young girls and represents the beauty of diversity. A study found that only 4 out of 10 girls love their curls, so the founder of Healthy Roots set out to change that. Their dolls encourage educational play and hairstyling leaving young girls feeling empowered.
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Fruit Scented Stationery Set by GirlZone
This brightly colored stationery set will be a hit with any six-year-old girl! Features a pink and purple carrying case with four different zipper compartments so she can store and organize her pens, pencils, and markers on the go. The 38 markers that come with the set are fruit-scented, featuring tantalizing berry, orange, lemon, and more! Encourage creativity with this unique stationery set!
Long Distance Walkie Talkies
Little girls can stay in touch with their best friends up to two miles away with this awesome Kids Walkie Talkie Set! Six-year-old girls may be too young for cell phones, but they can still talk and learn the responsibility of having a phone- with a fun walkie-talkie set! These walkie-talkies feature three channels and an adjustable volume level.
They are durable and made to be used outside, so they can withstand the wear and tear of being carried around all day! These small and lightweight walkie-talkies produce clear sound and will even block out background noise for improved transmissions. Let the adventures begin!
KidiZoom Creator Cam
This camera will allow your little creator to make fun home videos. It’s made just for kids so it is easy to use and even comes with on-camera editing. It also comes with the selfie-stick/tripod you see in the picture above and has over 20 animated backgrounds (like a t-rex chasing you!) to enhance your little one’s imagination.
One thing I love about this camera is that the videos can only be uploaded via USB cable, which is a good safety feature.
Nappling by Bearaby
Do you have an active child who has trouble winding down at the end of the day? I know I sure do! The Nappling by Bearaby is a weighted blanket designed for kids ages 4-14 years and has their active minds and bodies in mind. It can be a challenge for little bodies to wind down after a day of playing and learning. Weighted blankets provide a natural soothing tool to help kids settle down, go to sleep easier, deeper, and longer. Better sleep means better focus, helping them in academic and social environments. Which is amazing for mama too! They can also help calm anxiety and treat symptoms of autism and ADHD.
Whatever your reasoning, there are many benefits to sleeping with a Bearaby weighted blanket and they make for an adorable gift! Each blanket is made of natural, perfectly weighted, highly breathable, hand-knitted organic cotton. They come in 5 color choices, are super cozy, calming, and will be your kiddo’s favorite blanket by far.
Boutique Beauty Dress-Up Playset
Every girl wants to feel like a princess, so why not give a little girl in your life the wardrobe befitting one? This Boutique Beauty Playset is equipped with all of the accessories she needs to complement her best princess dresses.
This playset comes with four pairs of beautiful slip-on princess shoes in gold, silver, pink, and blue. It also comes with matching jewelry to top off her look: three bracelets, three rings, and two pairs of dangly earrings! Your little princess can even invite a friend to join in her dress-up playtime.
Doctor Play Set
Whether your daughter is interested in being a doctor when she grows up or is just nervous about visiting the dentist, this playset is right for you! The Doctor Playset is perfect for pretend play with friends or practicing on her stuffed animals.
This 25 piece set features doctor and dentist tools, as well as a waterproof nurse costume! Even better, the doctor and dentist tools light up and make sounds for realistic playtime. Comes with a stethoscope, a thermometer, a reflex hammer, and much more to allow your children to enjoy realistic imaginative play alone or with friends!
Projector Night Light
Banish bad dreams for good with this Projector Night Light! This fascinating, colorful projector casts dazzling images onto the ceiling and walls, creating a relaxing and calming atmosphere for bedtime.
Change the theme based on your children’s interests: choose from the starry night theme with stars and a crescent moon or the sea life theme with dolphins, fish, and bubbles!
Color Changing Umbrella
Sometimes, the best gifts are the ones which are fashionable AND functional. For example, this fabulous color-changing umbrella! The adorable fish pattern comes to life when it gets wet in the rain- what more could a six-year-old girl ask for?!
This umbrella will make walks in the rain much more fun, and at 25” wide, it is a perfect size for any little girl.
Make Your Own Bath Bombs Kit
Self-care gifts are always a hit, and bath bombs are trending as a great self-care item. So give a little girl in your life a chance to do a fun craft and pamper herself with the Make Your Own Bath Bombs kit! This kit is the perfect activity for parties or sleepovers, and it comes with enough materials to make 12 scented and shaped bath bombs.
The kit comes with molds to make animals, ice cream cones, and traditional round bath bombs, as well as 3 different dye colors and a strawberry kiwi scent. This kit will unlock creativity and let your little ones have a blast, producing items that can be given as gifts, exchanged with friends, or kept and enjoyed!
World Map Coloring Pillowcase
Coloring is a fun, relaxing activity that children enjoy. But why stick to traditional coloring books when you could gift a Color-Your-Own World Map pillowcase?!
This set comes with 10 special fabric markers so the pillowcase can be colored in, washed, and colored again for endless fun! This toy is also educational, as it features a world map with the outlines of the continents, and different pictures and words related to the countries on the map. An excellent quiet time activity that is also functional- the perfect gift!
Barbie Dream Horse
Always at the top of the list of Best toys for 6 year old girls is Barbie. You’ve heard of the Barbie Dreamhouse. Now introducing the Barbie Dream Horse! For the girl who loves Barbie, this toy set is a perfect accompaniment to the houses, cars, and dolls that we all know and love.
This unique toy features a horse that can walk, turn, neigh, and even eat! The set plays music and interacts via touch, making time spent with this playset unforgettable. Your little one can each Barbie to ride off into the sunset, and show off her skills to her friends! The perfect toy for a little girl with a love for horses!
Pretend and Play School Set
One of the best toys for 6 year old girls is this Pretend and Play School Set. It’s a great way to foster an early love of learning. Little girls can practice learning on their own or play teacher with friends using this educational playset.
It comes with many of the learning tools found in real classrooms, such as a colorful map, dry-erase board, grade book, hall pass, a school bell, and a calendar. This playset can help ease fears about the first day of school, and encourage a natural love of learning.
3D Nightlight Lamp
Looking for a unique nightlight to lull your child to sleep? Give this 3D Teddy Bear Nightlight a try! It features an optical panel that, combined with LED lights, creates the illusion of a 3D image- in this case, a cuddly teddy bear!
There are 7 color choices, or a setting to make the colors gradually fade to one another as your child drifts off to sleep. This gift will help any little girl feel safe and snug, ready for a good night’s sleep.
Mermaid Tail Blanket
Make a splash with this beautiful, hand-crocheted Mermaid tail blanket! Perfect for playtime or bedtime, this blanket will help your little girl imagine life under the sea, swimming through the waves, and making friends with the fish! It is soft to the touch and comes in many different colors.
This blanket will be the talk of the sleepover or party, and it even comes with a special mermaid necklace, making this set the perfect gift! The vibrant colors and scale pattern on this blanket are sure not to disappoint.
Fashion Design Rubbing Plates Set by Melissa & Doug
Calling all fashionistas! Let your little one tap into her creative side with this Fashion Design Rubbing Plates set. The interchangeable plates make it easy to practice designing beautiful outfits. Simply select the plates, place the paper on top, and rub the pencil across the top to make the outline of the design appear.
From there, your little girl can color her new creation! Hours of fun are waiting with this rubbing design set. This activity kit is self-contained and has a handle, so your new designer can take her show on the road!
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