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, pink and red clothing, jewelry for teens and more.
Lil' Mib (Message in a Box)(Credit: Uncommon Goods)
Leave a sweet message for your little ones by pressing the red button. You can record a 30-second speech or song, and simply raise the red flag so your loved one knows there's a message waiting; $66 at uncommongoods.com.
Hedgehog with Hearts(Credit: Pier 1 Imports)
This handcrafted stuffed animal is covered in hearts -- and even has a heart-shaped nose; $11.95 at pier1.com.
Valentine's Day Shaped Plates(Credit: Pottery Barn Kids)
These sweet plates are BPA- and phthalate-free in four designs. Each plate says something different: "Steal My Heart," "Cool Valentine," "Too Cute" and "Sweetie Pie;" $7 each at potterybarnkids.com.
Smore Love For You Bundle(Credit: Personal Creations)
This Personal Creations exclusive includes three chocolate bars, a bag of nine marshmallows and one sleeve of graham crackers. You can also personalize the gift with a sweet message; $24.99 at personalcreations.com.
Mickey & Minnie Tsweeties Tsum Tsum(Credit: Jakks Pacific)
The Tweetie Tsum Tsum package includes one large exclusive Minnie and one large exclusive kiss-marked Mickey; $9.99 at Toys R Us and on amazon.com.
Alex and Ani Kindred Cord bracelet(Credit: Alex and Ani)
This casual, adjustable bracelet features different charms, such as "Apple of My Eye" (pictured), "I Pick You," "You Are My Sunshine," "Out of this World," "You Hold My Heart" and more. The charm is available in sterling silver, and 14KT rose gold; $28 at alexandani.com.
Balloon Dog Night Light(Credit: Uncommon Goods)
This Pop Art-inspired lamp is made of silicone rubber. Squeeze his hind paw to activate the LED light, which glows for 30 minutes at at a time. It is available in red, blue and green; $25 at uncommongoods.com.
Heart Memory Game(Credit: Pinhole Press)
Choose 12 of your favorite family photos and create a memory card game for your kids. The set is made on thick card stock and comes with 24 cards; $29.99 at pinholepress.com.
Love to the Max Pup(Credit: Hallmark)
This interactive puppy, from the book "Max Speaks From the Heart," spins, speaks, barks and pants when you pet his head; $32.95 at hallmark.com.
Cat & Jack Girls' Heart Print Pullover
This warm pullover shirt, made of polyester, cotton and spandex, features hearts in a bright coral color. It's available in five sizes; $12.99 at target.com.
Heart Wood Teething Rattle(Credit: Finn + Emma)
This wood teething rattle is soft, smooth and made from untreated Indian hardwood, finished with non-toxic vegetable seed wax. It features Indian cooking beans that sound like the ocean when shaken; $19 at finnandemma.com.
Pink Piggy Bank Plush(Credit: Paper Destiny)
This super-soft pig doubles as a bank. It's also available in blue and green; $12.95 at papyrusonline.com.
Alex Toys Craft Super Sweet Wristlet(Credit: Alex Brands)
Kids can carry candy, school supplies, money, tickets and more with this super cute wristlet. It features a strap handle and kids can use their favorite colors to decorate it. The set includes five permanent markets; $13 at alexbrands.com.
Box of Chocolate Soap(Credit: Uncommon Goods)
These handmade soaps are all-natural and made with cocoa powder, olive oil, coconut, cocoa butter, refined sweet almond oil and shea butter. The set comes with four soaps in Amber Chocolate, Chocolate Bar Fudge Brownie and Raspberry Drizzle; $28 at uncommongoods.com.
Valentine Puppies Juice Glass Set(Credit: Pier 1 Imports)
This Pier 1 Imports exclusive glass set is hand-painted and features cute puppies surrounded by hearts; $24.95 at pier1.com.
Love Hearts Beading Set(Credit: Papyrus)
Kids can create their own bracelets and necklaces with this set. It comes with clear elastic thread, wooden disc beads, wooden heart beads, ribbon and more; $13.95 at papyrusonline.com.
IllumiCraft Light-up! Journal(Credit: Educational Insights)
This fun journal lights up with a special LED light and includes three sheets of decorative foam that sparkles, plastic and paper decorative shapes, a five-color market set and more; $19.99 at educationalinsights.com.
Crimson Heart Umbrella(Credit: Uncommon Goods)
This bright red, heart-shaped umbrella is sure to cheer up any rainy day. It's lightweight with a fiberglass frame; $32 at uncommongoods.com.
Pacifier Chain Heart to Heart(Credit: HABA)
Little ones can keep their pacifier close with this solid beech wood chain. The loop of the chain attaches to the pacifier and the other end clips to a piece of clothing; $12.49 at habausa.com.
I Love You 3D Illusion Light(Credit: Rainbolights)
This unique night light can transform a little one's room. Choose from seven different color options; $42.95 at amazon.com.
Hallmark Valentine Luv Pug Plush with Sound(Credit: Kohl's)
Press the Luv Pug's paw and hear a playful version of "Baby's Got Back." The cute puppy sings "you can give high fives or cuddles, but please don't lose those hugs;" $16.99 at kohls.com.
Because I Love You, Love Cuff Bracelet(Credit: Alex and Ani)
This bracelet reminds your tween or teen that you love them. It features the word "love" with heart embellishments and comes in Rafaelian Gold Finish, Rafaelian Silver Finish (pictured) and Rafaelian Rose Gold; $42 at alexandani.com.
Valentine's Heart Oversized Faux Fur Throw Pillow Pink(Credit: Target)
This sweet heart-shaped throw pillow is soft-to-the-touch and made of acrylic with a polyester fill. The pillow is available in a variety of colors; $19.99 in Target Stores.
Dreamworks Animation Trolls Hug Time Poppy Doll(Credit: Hasbro)
Poppy includes music, phrases, lights and sounds. She comes with a comb, a tiara and a matching wearable Hug Time bracelet for kids, and when activated, both bracelets and Poppy's hair light up; $49.99. More information: hasbro.com.
Valentine's Day Board Book(Credit: Pinhole Press)
Create a board book for your little ones with 11 to 21 photos. Simply upload your photos and customize the large, easy-to-read text; $39.99 at pinholepress.com.
Be Mine Sweet Hugs Panda, Teddy and Leopard(Credit: Build-a-Bear)
This candy-scented animals can be dressed for Valentine's Day with a variety of accessories; $20 at buildabear.com.
CuddleBright aims to help little ones find comfort during times of separation. The Lovie reminds a child of the connection they share with their parent and helps to self-soothe, "A Cuddle Before I Go" is a board book about a goodbye routine between a mother and her baby, a Keepsake Heart for parents and a 140-page parenting guide, which covers 18 topics on childhood development; $39.95 at cuddlebright.com.
Opening Fairy Doors Play Set -- Willow(Credit: Cra-Z-Art)
Kids can create a magical fairy world in their bedrooms. The set comes with fairy dust and a story book, a magic mailbox for secret fairy notes and more; $19.99 at cra-z-artshop.com.
Hearts Alight Necklace(Credit: Isabelle Grace Jewelry)
Each necklace features a heart-shaped Swarovski Crystal with star faceting. It comes in a variety of colors, such as Crystal Paradise, Fuchsia (pictured) and Vintage Rose; $56; isabellegracejewelry.com.
Create a 6-by-6 album with your child's 30 best Instagram or Facebook photos; prices start at $8 at chatbooks.com.
Make Your Own Chocolate Truffles Kit(Credit: Uncommon Goods)
Create truffles at home with this DIY kit, which includes a thermometer, two 8 oz. bags of dark chocolate chips, cocoa powder, coconut flakes, sea salt, peppermint extract and vanilla extract. All ingredients are organic. Just add cream and the kit will make approximately 36 truffles; $34.95 at UncommonGoods.com.
Heart Shape Pancake Making Set(Credit: Target)
This pancake-making set includes two heart-shaped, stainless steel pancake forms and a silicone spatula with a beech wood handle; $14.99 at target.com.
Valentine's Day Plush Cactus - Spritz(Credit: Target)
This polyester plush cactus features hearts and more; $5 at .
Tsum Tsum Plush Valentine's Day 2017 set(Credit: Disney Store)
The plush Mickey and Minnie Mouse features 2017 on their backs and are even chocolate-scented, perfect for Valentine's Day; $12.95 at the Disney Store and DisneyStore.com.
Lil Lockitz Rockstar Set(Credit: Alex Brands)
Kids can make three Lockitz bracelets, which includes 12 custom charms of notes, symbols, prints and more, nine gems and six backgrounds. Also available in other themes including Vacay and Juice Bar; $7.99 at alexbrands.com.
Sweet Hearts Wooden Bead Set(Credit: Melissa & Doug)
Kids can design heart-themed jewelry with this bead set. It comes with 150 wooden beads, five cords and a tray; $14.99 at kohls.com.
Love You So Munch Koala(Credit: Hallmark)
This felt koala features embroidered eucalyptus leaves saying "Love you so munch;" $14.95 at hallmark.com.
Heart Cushions(Credit: Lorena Canals)
These handmade cushions will ad a cozy ambiance to any child's room. They feature non-toxic dyes and are made of 100 percent cotton. Available in a variety of colors, such as fuchsia, pink, dark grey, light grey, linen and white; $55 at lorenacanals.us.
Rainbow Brite Lollipop Pen(Credit: Papyrus)
This fun rainbow pen features a fuzzy pom pom and a little bow; $8.95 at papyrusonline.com.
Valentine's Day Tumblers(Credit: Pottery Barn Kids)
These cute tumblers are made of shatter-resistant plastic, and are BPA and phtalate-free. Choose from four different decals with sayings such as "Steal My Heart," "Cool Valentine," "Too Cute" and "Sweetie Pie;" $5.50 each at potterybarnkids.com.
Care Bears Valentine’s Day Large Plush(Credit: Just Play)
Care Bears get into the holiday spirit with Valentine's Day-themed accessories. Choose Share Bear, Love-A-Lot Bear or Grumpy Bear; $9.99 each exclusively at Walmart.
DC Figurines Set(Credit: Pottery Barn Kids)
This vintage wood figurine set includes DC comics' characters such as Wonder Woman, Superman, Robin, Batman and Joker; $24 at potterybarnkids.com.
Bluster2 Knit Boots(Credit: Kamik)
These boots will keep kits feet warm and dry, are lightweight and 100 percent waterproof with rubber soles; $84.99 at kamik.com.
Love Heart Charm Keychain(Credit: Papyrus)
This gold-tone keychain features a charm with the word "love;" $9.95 at papyrusonline.com.
Real Cooking Chocolate Pen 2.0(Credit: Skyrocket)
A reboot of the original Chocolate Pen, kids can write, mold and decorate using real chocolate and the more ergonomic size for kids; $29.99 at realcookingkids.com.
Play-Doh Colors and Shapes set(Credit: Hasbro)
Kids can reate and identify different shapes, sort and match their creations and more. The set includes eight shape cutters, roller, two double-sided mats and eight cans of Play-Doh compound; $9.99 at hasbro.com.
Big One Plush Throw(Credit: Kohl's)
Your little ones can warm up with this ultra plush throw blanket with pink and red hearts; $39.99 at kohls.com.
Mickey and Minnie Mouse Icon Necklace(Credit: Disney Store)
This necklace features Mickey and Minnie, along with her signature bow in glittering red in a polished chrome finish; $18.95 at disneystore.com.
Plush Heart Pillow with Candy(Credit: Personal Creations)
This super-plush polyester pillow comes with a box of pastel candy hearts and is available in blue, hot pink, purple and red. Personalize it with a message, a loved one's name or more; $19.99 at personalcreations.com.
Big Love Blanket(Credit: 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. Available in a variety of colors; $38 at belleandbeanzer.com.