Are you trying to get a gift for the kid that has everything? Thinking of a unique gift that you can be sure a child doesn’t already have can be difficult, but we’re here to help.
Keep reading for some unusual birthday presents for kids that can help you as you’re shopping for the little one in your life. Grab a few of these awesome gifts to make the birthday girl or boy smile this year.
1. For the Crafty Kid
Are you shopping for a kid who loves making and creating with crafts? If so, there are so many fun possibilities when it comes to gifting. Consider gifting the child a Modern Arts and Crafts Supply Library from the company Kid Made. This carry-all kit includes all the fun tools and decorations a tiny crafter needs to make amazing creations.
This is even a great option for a kid that is new to crafting, as there are tons of options to explore making all different kinds of crafts. The set includes 300 pieces including pom poms, googly eyes, beads, and more. This is a great way for your child to store all their tiny crafting pieces and also allows their crafting supplies to be mobile in case they want to take them to a friend’s house.
2. Let Them Learn a New Activity
A great way to excite a kid on their birthday is to gift them a new activity to learn, such as juggling. This is a great way to get the kids outside, learning something new that they can impress family and friends with. Consider getting the juggling set from Klutz which includes a set of three red beanbags to juggle with as well as an instruction book that is super easy to follow.
This activity is a great exercise for sharpening hand-eye coordination and will allow the child to enjoy the joy of learning something new.
3. For the Fashionista
If you have a child that loves to style their outfits with tons of accessories, give them a kit that will allow them to make their own. Consider getting the child a friendship bracelet making kit from the company Loopdeloop. This will let the child make bracelets for themselves, as well as their family and friends which will make for a homemade and thoughtful gift your child will love to share.
The kit includes a loom that the child can use to twist the brightly colored threads that are included into beautiful bracelet designs. The loom can also create necklaces, keychains, and more that the child can keep or gift someone else. There are plenty of tutorial videos online that can let your child in on how to create tons of different styles and designs.
4. For the Little Scientist
If you know a kid who loves to learn and experiment with scientific tools and toys, an electric snap circuit set is a gift that will keep them occupied for hours. The set from Elenco allows the child to make over 300 different projects with over 60 different parts. This is a great way for the child to create and learn more about electronics.
The pieces are easy to use and snap together and allow your child to create a radio or a cool light-up mini house for their action figures. This is a great gift option for the kid with an interest in all things STEM, as it comes with tools like switches, power sources, and wires. This is a great way for kids to get creative while also learning valuable information.
5. Let Then Make Their Own Toys
A great gift for a kid that is an animal lover or who can’t get enough of their stuffed animals is the Klutz Mini Pom-Pom Pets set. This kit allows the child to create mini stuffed animals out of pom-poms and yarn. The instructions included in the set are clear and easy for kids to understand and can allow them to create tons of different mini animals that they can play with or give their friends.
The set allows kids to make mini cats and dogs as well as interesting animals like chicks and pigs. This is a great gift that allows for tons of possibilities which will keep the kid busy while having fun creating their very own toys.
6. For the Avid Reader
A great gift to get the avid reader is new books or cool merchandise from their favorite book series. For example, there are tons of awesome Lord of the Rings, or LOTR gifts out there that can be perfect for a kid who loves the book series and movies. When looking for the perfect books for kids, make sure to figure out what their reading level is and to find a book that is at their level or slightly above.
Books are a great gift for a kid even if they aren’t a big reader. You can gift them a new book and encourage them to read it to you on a regular basis to get them interested in the story while sharpening their reading comprehension.
Unique Birthday Presents for Kids
If you are looking for unique birthday presents for kids so that you can get them something exciting and interesting, consider some of the options in this guide. There is something for everyone with these amazing gifts that will get the child doing or learning something new.
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