Take this Christmas to the next level with our gift guide for kids packed with amazing ideas! Make gift shopping easier and less headaches!
*Updated 8 Dec 2022: Added new ideas!
It’s Christmas (well, soon) and you’re probably shopping around for gifts for the family. Whether you’re shopping for your little human or someone else’s little human, the experience can get overwhelming. Especially when there are so many choices: coding toys, card games, puzzles, experiment kits, plushies, balance bikes, building blocks, you name it!
We understand the struggle, which is why we’ve compiled a list of the best Christmas gifts that you can get for kids in 2022!
*Get more ideas from the Christmas listings in our Christmas Gift Guide with discounts available for BYKidO readers too!
1. A Gift For Everyone - LEGO Sets
The LEGO Group has put together the top 10 sets of the year across themes like LEGO CITY, LEGO Technic, and LEGO Friends to build a child’s dream this Christmas! There will also be special promotions and sets for the upcoming festivities!
- Between 19 and 30 November 2022, 40564 Winter Elves will be up for grabs with a minimum spend of SGD229. While stocks last.
- The 40565 Santa’s Workshop will be the gift with purchase in December following a minimum spend of SGD209 across all LEGO themes. While stocks last.
- Purchases of at least SGD100 from now till 31 December will entitle shoppers to a LEGO Holiday Draw String Bag with mystery polybags.
There will also be festive pop-ups by The LEGO Group at Takashimaya Square between 23 and 28 November 2022 as well as from 30 November to 26 December 2022, alongside Lot One Shopping Mall between 5 and 11 December 2022.
2. Skechers - Pokémon Foamies Collection
You may not consider foamies as a usual gift for Christmas, but with the latest Pokémon Foamies collection from Skechers, this might be the perfect (and practical) gift for Pokémon fans!
The latest Pokémon Foamies collection ($59) for kids features amazing Pokémon, like Greninja, Eevee, Jigglypuff, Charmander, Bulbasaur and Pikachu, and is based on the Skechers HEART CHAMBER (for girls) and SWIFTERS (for boys).
That's not all! Adults won't miss out on the fun, and you can add to your Skechers’ Pokémon footwear collection with the newly launched Skechers’ Pokémon D’Lites 4.0 designs ($159) that feature its signature chunky sole silhouette
3. myFirst Fone R1s Gift Set With FREE myFirst Headphone BC Wireless
myFirst was conceptualized to bridge the void in kid’s technology where kid’s toys are often limited to physical backdated toys. Recognising the need for kids to engage with technological advancements which help in their cognitive learning ability, myFirst has launched a number of gadgets for kids.
The myFirst Fone R1s Gift Box comes with the myFirst Font R1s, a refined design with heart rate monitoring and motivation for the young ones to achieve their daily steps target. Discover the amazing all-in-one device, a combination of phone, music player, camera, clock, GPS tracker, and fitness tracker. One of the coolest on-the-move entertainment that the kids ever had.
Auto-connect with all myFirst Bone Conduction Wireless headsets, with larger storage to store up to 1500 songs, kids can enjoy the music or audiobook together with opened ear wireless headset. Safety and comfy.
The gift box includes a pre-installed SIM during purchase. You may choose to sign up myFirst FreeSIM to activate the SIM card and enjoy FREE 6 months subscription. Cancel at anytime with no contract or commitment!
Choose from 2 exciting colours too - the Cotton Candy that comes with the pink headphones or the Space Blue with the blue headphones!
4. Interactive Boardgames from PlayShifu
With PlayShifu, you can transform your tablet into an interactive board game and create hours of fun! The kids will enjoy a fun twist of storytelling to the age-old favorites like Chutes & Ladders, Ludo, Checkers & more. Tacto blends the endless fun of retro board games with digital gameplay using real figurines.
Suitable for 4 years old and up, there are 4 designs to choose from and pricing starts from $71.90.
5. Buy 2 For The Price of 1: myFirst Sketch II
myFirst Sketch II 8.5" is a new precise erase digital sketch pad with Partial Erase functionality. It comes with a magnetic strip so you can attach the pad to the fridge or a metal surface. An interesting function of myFirst Sketch II is that stylus pen comes with an eraser on the end of it. Press the partial erase button, simply turn the pen over to the rubber end, and softly erase. Then hit the return button to continue your work.
From now until 31 Dec 2022, you can purchase 2 myFirst Sketch II 8.5" for the price of 1! It is the perfect time to purchase the gift for friends or even for the family too!
6. Outdoor Bugs Explorer Kit From Our Button Nose
Created in 2020 by a mummy and her two princesses Daphne and Melody, Our Button Nose is your one stop shop for good quality, educational products that are tailored to your child’s growth journey.
The 9 piece Outdoor Bugs Explorer Kit from Our Button Nose is the best bug gear you can dream of. Encourage learning through outdoor play and interaction with the natural world! Make a mini entomologist in your house. This kit is everything you need for outdoor adventures, specially curated by Our Button Nose, including a kid's safari vest and hat, magnifying glass, binoculars, an insect-themed reusable silicone colouring mat and more!
7. S.T.E.M Science Kits
Ignite the curiosity of your kid with a series of different Science Kits to do at home! From growing crystals to solving mysteries, there is a kit for different interests and to pick up a variety of knowledge too. Kits start from $22.90 and will be delivered straight to your doorsteps!
8. Dazzling Bottles From Montigo
The most wonderful time of the year is almost here, and Montigo, an Asian thermoregulated drinkware brand celebrates the excitement of gifting and togetherness with their festive campaign: Ornaments of Joy. This Holiday, gift a vessel that fills your spirits, a memento that reflects the festivities, and an ornament that shines for years to come with this festive collection. Dazzling bottles, tumblers and coffee cups, there is a perfect gift for everyone.
Celebrate the holidays in style with the always popular, Ace Bottle, now available in two new high shine, ultra-luxe, chrome hues: Crimson Carols and Forest Fantasy. The Dazzling Collection is available for a limited time only in sizes 18oz (530ml) and 32oz (950ml).
With every purchase of the Dazzling Collection, customers will receive eye-catching festive packaging where a personalised greeting and message can be included. So go ahead and shop online now!
9. Christmas Craft Kit: A Jolly Fun Christmas (2-in-1 Kit) from Lollibox
Bringing joy and excitement to the holiday season, with the A Jolly Fun Christmas Craft Kit your little one's imagination can run wild! Enjoy hours of fun, screen-free time as kids make their own gingerbread man plushie and create a beautiful Christmas tree while exploring their creative side!
This 2-in-1 craft kit includes the My Gingerbread Buddy and Jolly Holly Christmas Tre, and makes a great family project for the Christmas season. You can purchase the A Jolly Fun Christmas Craft Kit from Lollibox at $28.90 per box.
10. A Sporty Christmas Present From Decathlon
Here are some sporty gift ideas from Decathlon! Gift the a present fill with with joy and thrill with Decathlon’s 16-Inch Kid’s Bike ($160). It comes with a full chain guard, mudguard, stand, bell and lights for a completely safe ride. How about the Decathlon’s Badminton Easy Set ($60) where you can easily set up a net to play badminton almost anywhere! Or introduce a new sport with the Kids Boxing Bag + Gloves ($40)!
11. Indulge, Gift and Be Merry with GODIVA’s 2022 Holiday Collection
This Christmas, GODIVA is proud to introduce its alluring limited-edition Holiday Collection – showcasing an extensive, new and ever-popular line-up of gift boxes, luxury hampers and festive tins!
Fans may also look forward to stellar offerings like the sleek Holiday Chocolate Gift Box, all-new Holiday Truffles Gift Box and Holiday Carré Gift Box perfect for spreading joy, as well as the newly-added, thoughtfully-designed Holiday Stocking Tin Keepsake Carré and Holiday Star Tin G Cubes for the 2-in-1 gift that doubles up as a Christmas tree ornament! For the young-at-heart, the well-loved adorable Holiday Tree Box, Holiday Bear Gift Box, and Holiday Santa Box among others are sure to bring joy.
From now to 25 December 2022 the GODIVA 2022 Holiday Collection will be available at all four GODIVA boutiques; Bugis Junction, Raffles City, Suntec City and Takashimaya S.C and online at https://godiva.com.sg, while stocks last. Customers can also receive 15% off when they make their purchases in-stores, while stocks last.
12. The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Singapore’s Holiday 2022 Collection - Featuring Chip ‘n Dale
Celebrate yuletide cheer with The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Singapore’s Holiday 2022 Collection – be dazzled by an extensive range of exclusively-designed products that are perfect for holiday gifting!
The limited-edition Chip ‘n Dale Tea for One set ($32.90 per set) features a ceramic teapot with an exquisite 3D silicone lid, complete with a glass mug to create the silhouette of a snow globe; the double wall stainless steel Chip ‘n Dale Tumbler ($29.90 each) comes with a silicone handle, convenient for drinks on the go; the Chip ‘n Dale Reusable Bag ($5.90 each) is an ideal stocking stuffer, and can be folded into a handy 11cm by 11cm pouch.
13. Get a Homegrown Gift at A Christmas Extravaganza @ Design Orchard
From 12 November 2022 to 4 Jan 2023, A Christmas Extravaganza @ Design Orchard showcases a specially curated selection of homegrown brands, ranging from apparel, fragrances, food, pet accessories, trinkets and more as your one-stop Christmas shopping destination. Members of the public can even give back to the community by adopting a wish at the T-shirt Christmas tree in store to make a child’s dream come true.
For those who are looking to add a personal touch to their gifts, customisation options are also available for selected brands in store from today onwards. From tea blends, skincare, watch straps, candles to monogram scarves, there’s something here for everyone!
14. Receive A Gift From Pororo or Tayo
From 1 - 25 Dec 2022, purchase your child's gift from Pororo Park or Tayo Station and make it extra special by having Pororo or Tayo present their Christmas present to them!
Make your child's Christmas extra memorable by having their favourite characters gift their present to them! Register your interest with the merchandise bought from the Pororo Park or Tayo Station retail store at the counter and indicate the timing and date that they wish to have the gifting session for their child! Each session is $10.
15. For the Tweens and Teens - Stylish Keyboards and Mouse
If you’re looking for gifts for the stylish ones, the Logitech POP series (S$199 for POP Series Kit - Mouse, Keyboard & Desk Mat) is the perfect option. Designed to bring character, joy and self-expression to your work routines, the POP Keys & Mice allows for self-expression to your work routine. The products come in three vibrant palettes - Daydream, Blast and Heartbreaker, and the POP Keys come with customisable emoji keys that can be mapped to your favourite emojis, or other handy shortcuts.
16. A Unique Gift For Little Ones With Green Fingers
Looking for a gift that the entire family can benefit from? Look no further than Urban Green Dot’s Urbanponics system.
With the elegant and low-maintenance hydroponics system, you’ll be able to grow local vegetables and salad greens, and eat farm-to-table in your very own home – that’s freshness and nutrition that can’t be beat!
Urbanponics systems range from $1199, and include consultations, an 8-week training program, as well as all the supplies you’ll need to begin your own farm at home. Find out more here.
17. Gifts For All With UNIQLO Singapore
UNIQLO celebrates the return of its year-end Gifts For All campaign with a wide range of gift options, limited edition gifting services, as well as a Community Gift Market at the UNIQLO Orchard Central Global Flagship store. To spread the joy of giving this season, UNIQLO serves as a one-stop destination for all gifting needs with exclusive deals, a wide range of gifting options and services, limited-edition novelties, and the opportunity to give back to the community.
Customers can look forward to sprucing up their gifts with a variety of festive packaging this year. This includes the new Eco Gift Bags, a convenient and environmentally friendly gift wrapping solution in three different sizes for just SGD3.90.
Those who are spoilt for choice may also opt for the limited edition festive UNIQLO Gift Cards in denominations of SGD20, SGD50, SGD100, and SGD150, which comes complete with a card sleeve in a matching design.
Customers can tap on UNIQLO’s limited edition festive postcards and send
holiday wishes to loved ones near and far with UNIQLO’s free postal service - Available from November 30 to December 26 at Orchard Central Global Flagship, Bugis+, Parkway Parade and Junction 8 stores.
18. Limited-edition White Rabbit Gift Box For Kids and Kids At Heart
To celebrate the festive season, the official White Rabbit creamy candy brand has put together a wide range of Christmas gift sets that feature brand new official merchandise! You can find their Instagram-worthy booth at the Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza from 9 Dec 2022 to 1 Jan 2023.
Pick up the Too Cool For School gift set, which contains all the perfect essentials for the new school year, like a tote bag, foldable umbrella, tumbler and brooch. Other gift sets of various sizes and items are available as well, so head down to visit the booth soon!
19. Limited Edition Mandai Monopoly Game Set and Mandai Top Trumps Card Game Set
As friends and family gather around to celebrate the end of an eventful 2022, dive into hours of undiluted fun with Mandai Wildlife Group’s limited edition Monopoly Board Game Playset (S$69 nett). Featuring crowd-favourite Mandai Wildlife Reserve residents such as the Red Panda, Sumatran Orangutan and Sunda Pangolin, the game set seeks to raise awareness of wildlife and encourage more positive action in protecting nature. For example, instead of Chance and Community Chest cards from the original gameplay, the Mandai Monopoly set has Act for Wildlife and Care for Wildlife cards instead, which encourage action for wildlife conservation.
Mandai Monopoly also features six customised tokens, including an orangutan, pangolin, turtle, cockatoo, walkie talkie and gumboot. The tokens are a representation of threatened species under our care as well as equipment and tools used in the parks by our animal care teams. This limited edition board game also comes in a smaller travel set.
Accompanying the Monopoly set is also Mandai’s very own Top Trumps Card Game (S$12 nett), featuring 30 different animals where you can learn about their fun facts, their diet and conservation status.