Build-a-Bear (Credit: Build-a-Bear)

This furry friend looks lovely in the fuchsia heart sparkle dress with a heart antenna headband and sparkle flats. You can also design a puppy for boys; $44 at buildabear.com.

Valentine's Day gifts for kids

Love is in the air and you may be looking to buy your little one something special for Valentine's Day. From babies to teens, here are ideas to help you spread the love, including soft and cuddly stuffed animals, chocolate treats, pink clothing, jewelry for teens and more.

Monkey Love

Monkey Love
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Packaged in a beautiful box, the Bashful Monkey from Jellycat comes with a dark chocolate bar from Chocolove; $18 at sesamegifts.com.

Sweet Smiles Huggable Hearts Kitty

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This furry friend looks lovely in the fuchsia heart sparkle dress with a heart antenna headband and sparkle flats. You can also design a puppy for boys; $44 at buildabear.com.

'Color Your Own' Sweethearts Conversation Hearts box

Conversation Hearts
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Kids ages 5 to 12 can use their own crayons on the Color Your Own Sweethearts Conversation Hearts. The boxes feature black and white designs, perfect for decorating; 57 cents at cvs.com and other retail locations.



'Everyone Says I Love You' pop-up book

Everyone Says I Love You
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There's no better way to say "I love you" than saying it in different languages. The "Everyone Says I Love You" pop-up book, illustrated by Beegee Tolpa, features iconic elements from each location; for example, the Statue of Liberty in the U.S., a gondola in Italy and an African safari; $12.99 at amazon.com.


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The SnugaPuppy Calming Vibrations Soother from Fisher-Price is a plush friend for baby that offers 10 minutes of calming music and gentle vibration. Also available in Snugabear; $14.99 exclusively from Walmart and on amazon.com.

Disney Frozen: An Adventure in Arendelle coloring book

Frozen coloring book
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This over-sized coloring book features all your "Frozen" friends: Anna, Elsa, Olaf, Kristoff, Sven and more. It includes more than 50 stickers and 24 large images to color; $6.99 at papyrusonline.com.

Conversation Heart Brownie Pops

Conversation Heart Brownie Pops
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Your little sweeties will love these fudgy brownie pop featuring sentiments such as Be Mine, XOXO, Cutie, Hug Me, UR Sweet and Crazy 4U; $32.95 at berries.com.

Hug-Lovin' Hippo Techno Plush

Hug-Lovin' Hippo Techno Plush
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The Hug-Lovin' Hippo Techno Plush from Hallmark dances and sings a clever parody of a familiar 90's song ("I like big hugs and I cannot lie!"); $32.95 at Halmark Gold Crown stores and hallmark.com.



'Who Loves You, Baby'

Who Loves You, Baby
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Personalize the "Who Loves You, Baby" board book for your little one. Your child's name and photo are featured on the cover and on the inside pages. The book also includes the child's birth date and printed dedication from the sender; $29.99 at iseeme.com.

Hearts of Hearts Handmade Soap

Heart soap
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These vegan soaps are made with pure essential oils in a light fruity scent; $12.95 at papyrusonline.com.

Choco Treasure

Choco Treasure
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Choco Treasure are creamy Swiss milk chocolates that have a toy surprise inside. The patented capsule is safe for children ages 3 and older, and features three different series including the Original Choco Treasure Eggs, Hello Kitty and Sports Balls (basketball, soccer and football). Toys inside may include a 3-D puzzle, figurines, water squirters, stickers, spinning tops and full decks of mini playing cards; $14.49 per case of 12 at chocotreasure.com.

Love Letters Decorative Pillow

I Love You Pillow
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The vibrant Love Letters Decorative Pillow from Novogratz is made of polyester and is sure to brighten up your tween or teen's bedroom; $15 at walmart.com.

Sweet Valentine Treat Jar

Sweet Valentine Treat Jar
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Choose from an octopus, monster, raccoon or butterfly as a topper on this Valentine sweet treat jar. You can personalize it with any name up to nine characters and add a bag of jelly beans to complete the gift; $19.99, $24.99 with jelly beans at personalcreations.com.



'Llama Llama I Love You'

Llam Llam I Love You
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The "Llama Llama I Love You" board book by Anna Dewdney (Viking), little llama shows his friends and family how much he loves them with heart-shaped cards and lots of hugs; $5.99 at amazon.com.

Filled With Love Box

Filled with Love Box
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This gift box features a plush bear, Valentine's Day peeps, a bag of Gummy bears and a bag of Hershey's Kisses. You can personalize with any name up to 10 characters; $29.99 at personalcreations.com.

BooginHead pacifiers

Booginhead pacifiers
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Customize a festive Valentine's Day pacifier from BooginHead for your little one. You'll find a full line of Nuk pacifiers featuring heart patterns and sweet messages; $9.99 at booginhead.com or babiesrus.com.

I Heart You Wish Candle

I heart you candle
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The hand-jeweled detail of the I Heart You Wish Candle adds sparkling expression and a warm glow for tweens and teens. Each candle burns approximately 35 hours; $29.95 at papyrusonline.com.

Hale Muck Boots

Muck boots
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The kids Hale Muck Boots are 100 percent waterproof and the flexible upper part of the boot makes it easy for little ones to slip them on and off; $64.95 at muckbootcompany.com.



'Dear Valentine Letters: Mad Libs'

Mad Libs
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Children ages 8 and older can enjoy sending Mad Libs Valentine letters. Once they filled in the blanks, simply fold, seal and send. It also comes with custom-designed stickers; $4.99 at amazon.com.

Valentine's Day Personalized Plate

Personalized plate
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Personalize a Valentine's Day plate from Pottery Barn Kids with your little sweetie's name. The plates are dishwasher-safe; $39.50 at potterybarnkids.com.

Pintuck Sleeping Bag

Pintuck Sleeping Bag
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The Pintuck Sleeping Bag from PB Teen helps make sleepovers fun. It's made of 100 percent cotton percale, filled with polyester batting and features pintuck stitching. Machine washable and available in pool (pictured), magenta and purple; $119 at pbteen.com.

Simply Crafty Superhero Master & Cuffs

Simple Crafty Superhero
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Kids can create their very own special superhero Mask and Cuffs with this craft set from Melissa & Doug. Recommended for children ages 4 and up, the set comes with four masks, pre-cut shapes and shimmering stickers; $5.95 at papyrusonline.com.

Rattle Bear Security Blanket

Rattle Bear
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Soothe your little one with the red Rattle Bear Security Blanket from Carter's. It's made with polyester and is machine-washable; $18 at kohls.com.



Valentine's Day Moose Munch Gourmet Popcorn Tin

Moose Munch
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The Moose Munch Gourmet Popcorn Tin from Harry and David comes with chocolate-covered popcorn in a variety of flavors, including dark chocolate, white chocolate macadamia nut, Valentine's Day-themed Cupid's Crunch and more; $39.95 at harryanddavid.com.

Happy Love Day shirt

Love Day shirt
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This Carter's "Happy Love Day" crewneck, long-sleeve shirt comes in sizes six to 24 months; $14 at kohls.com.

Photo Puzzle

Make a personalized photo puzzle from Shutterfly for
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Make a personalized photo puzzle from Shutterfly for your little ones using a variety of pictures. The 252-piece puzzle comes with a matching photo box; $29.99 at shutterfly.com.

Love Bug Cake Pops

The fudgy chocolate Handmade Love Bug Cake Pops
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The fudgy chocolate Handmade Love Bug Cake Pops from Shari's Berries come in the shape of ladybugs; $29.99 for six cake pops at berries.com.

Big Love Blanket

Big Love Blanket (Belle & Beanzer) The Big
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Big Love Blanket (Belle & Beanzer)

The Big Love heart-shaped blanket from Belle & Beanzer is made from Pima cotton and French terry. They're perfect for swaddling, nursing and when you're on the go; $65 at belleandbeanzer.com.



Heart Message Pillow with Candy

Choose the color of the plush Heart Message
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Choose the color of the plush Heart Message Pillow from Personal Creations (pink, purple, blue or yellow) and personalize it with up to 11 characters per line. The heart-shaped pillow also comes with a box of Sweethearts candy; $19.99 at personalcreations.com.

Lovely Hearts Bracelet

Lovely Hearts Bracelet (Isabelle Grace Jewelry) The silver
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Lovely Hearts Bracelet (Isabelle Grace Jewelry)

The silver heart-shaped Lovely Hearts Bracelet from Isabelle Grace Jewelry charm is stamped with your daughter's initial and accented with your choice of Swarovski crystal in a variety of colors; $45 at isabellegracejewlry.com.

Picture Playing Cards

Add your child's favorite picture to the poker-size
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Add your child's favorite picture to the poker-size deck of playing cards from Shutterfly. The set comes with 52 standard cards, two Jokers and a hard case; $19.99 at shutterfly.com.

Love Blanket

The square Love Blanket from rouxroo is made
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The square Love Blanket from rouxroo is made from 100 percent organic cotton muslin and features the word "love" in more than 25 languages in colors that are key to a child's development; $62 at rouxroo.net.

Valentine's Day Tumblers

The tumbler set from Pottery Barn Kids features
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The tumbler set from Pottery Barn Kids features vintage-inspired Valentine's Day messages for boys and girls, and are made extra-durable to resist stains, scratches and cracks; $10.50 for a set of two at potterybarnkids.com.



All of My Heart Baby Soap

Noodle & Boo's All of My Heart French-milled
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Noodle & Boo's All of My Heart French-milled baby soap is made from 100 percent pure vegetable oil and soothes skin with oatmeal and aloe. It can be used on newborns and babies with sensitive skin; $15 at noodleandboo.com.

'Who Loves' book

You can personalize the
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You can personalize the "Who Loves" book from I See Me with your child's name. The tale of lyrical rhymes features the names of those who love your child; $29.95 at iseeme.com.

'Celebrate Family' DVD

Kids will enjoy various Nick Jr. episodes that
(Credit: Amazon.com)

Kids will enjoy various Nick Jr. episodes that celebrate family and love, featuring "Dora the Explorer," "Go, Diego, Go!," "Wonder Pets!," "Yo Gabba Gabba!" and more; $14.99 at amazon.com.

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