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50 Best Gifts for 8 Year Old Girls – Toys That She Won’t Put Down

Gifts For 8 Year Old Girls

From majestic unicorn kits to awesome gaming consoles, arts, and crafts, or even ooey gooey slime making sets, you’re bound to find the perfect toys and gift for 8 year old girls in this helpful list. These cool gifts are great for birthdays, Christmas, or ‘just because’…because, well, why not?

Owleez

Owleez

How adorable is this? Ideal for 8 year old girls who aren’t quite ready for a pet of their own, Owleez can rock, sing, dance, feed and even really fly!

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SmartLab Toys Squishy Human Body

SmartLab Toys Squishy Human Body

Satisfy an 8 year old’s curiosity in the human body with this kit which includes a skeleton full of removable bones, muscles, and deliciously squishy organs, and a book full of photos, too.

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Illuminated Tees

Illuminated Tees

These t-shirts are incredible, and make great gifts for 8 year old girls who love to wear their creations; whatever she writes with her phone torch will show up on the front of her tee!

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Dreamworks Dragons Hatching Toothless

Dreamworks Dragons Hatching Toothless

Once baby Toothless is ready to hatch, she can help him along by shaking his egg, and once he’s born she can Train her Dragon to fly and plasma blast!

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Sewing School

Sewing School

Sewing is a skill every child should have, and this book includes 21 kid-approved projects which are suitable for 8 year olds, including pillows, potholders, and even their own little friend.

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Kano Harry Potter Coding Kit

Kano Harry Potter Coding Kit

The most magical gift for 8 year old girls, this set allows her to build a wand and program it to perform weird and wonderful tricks on the screen in true Hogwarts style.

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Pomsies Pinky Plush Interactive Toys

Pomsies Pinky Plush Interactive Toys

Aren’t Pomsies just the cutest? Girls will go crazy for these as they’re just like having little pets – Pomsies eyes light up when they’re happy though they also let you know when they’re sad, tired and hungry by purring and making other adorable sounds. With touch sensors, you can pet and love them, too.

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Jewelry Box Personalized Name

Jewelry Box Personalized Name

If she enjoys wearing and collecting jewelry, you probably want to ‘think outside the box’ this time around and go for something different – what better way to do that than with this gorgeous personalised jewelry box? On the lid are pretty flowers alongside her own name – making it the perfect gift.

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Hide & Seek Rock Painting Kit

Hide & Seek Rock Painting Kit

Rock painting has taken off in a big way, as each colorful masterpiece is hidden in the community to be found by others. Get her started with this kit which contains everything she’ll need.

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WowWee Lucky Fortune Collector's Case

WowWee Lucky Fortune Collector's Case

Fortune cookies are always great fun, and these ones contain not one but FIVE beautiful bracelets, including two color-changing ones, as well as a jewelry stand to put together and hang them from.

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Artie 3000 The Coding Robo

Artie 3000 The Coding Robo

Let her write the code and watch as Artie, the adorable little robot, follows her directions and draws the lines, and, because he comes pre-programmed, she can start play right away.

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Little Live Rainglow Unicorn Vet Set

Little Live Rainglow Unicorn Vet Set

Even unicorns have off days, and this collection includes all the tools to make the included unicorn feel much better, including a Sparkle Scope, Furmometer, and Dream Cream to heal the boo-boos.

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Klutz Lego Chain Reactions Science & Building Kit

Klutz Lego Chain Reactions Science & Building Kit

Add the Chain Reactions set to her existing LEGO collection and she’ll be able to unlock a whole new level of building fun, as she creates 10 different real, moving machines.

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Paint by Sticker Unicorns and Magic

Paint by Sticker Unicorns and Magic

Offering a mess-free alternative to painting by numbers, this book contains 10 magical images of unicorns, dragons, and more, which can be slowly brought to life by using the numbered stickers, instead.

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Melissa & Doug Wooden Multi-Craft Weaving Loom

Melissa & Doug Wooden Multi-Craft Weaving Loom

Weaving is such a fun skill to have, and once they learn it they can make bags, scarves, and all sorts of other colorful items. Start them off with this incredible adjustable loom set.

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Little Passports World Edition Subscription Box

Little Passports World Edition Subscription Box

Little Passports will take any child on an exciting journey of discovery around the world with monthly deliveries which include toys, coins, letters, and stickers from each country they ‘visit’.

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Really RAD Robots

Really RAD Robots

Robots make fab gifts for 8 year old girls, and this one is unlike any she’s seen before! Using voice commands she can make him dance, spin, or even record secret conversations!

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Edible Candy Food Science STEM Chemistry Kit

Edible Candy Food Science STEM Chemistry Kit

Yummy scrummy candy will be hers for the making (and the taking) with this kit which includes 40 delicious experiments which will result in candy, chocolate, crystals, and jellies.

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Lowercase Cursive Script Name Necklace

Lowercase Cursive Script Name Necklace

If your daughter’s name is unusual or has a different spelling to the norm, you’ll totally appreciate how difficult it can be finding a personalized gift for her, so you can imagine just how much she’s going to love having her name on her very own silver, gold or rose necklace! Aren’t they just beautiful?

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Stello Connect Game

Stello Connect Game

Along the same lines as dominoes, but a lot more colorful, Stello uses three-sided (as opposed to dominoes’ two) tiles to match and connect, and win the game.

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Thames & Kosmos Rainbow Gummy Candy Lab

Thames & Kosmos Rainbow Gummy Candy Lab

Help her mix fantasy with food with this super fun set which will enable her to make delicious gummies in the shape of clouds, rainbows, and magical, mythical unicorns.

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Harry Potter: The Illustrated Collection

Harry Potter: The Illustrated Collection

Take her back to where it all began with this boxset which contains the first three books in the Harry Potter series, beautifully illustrated in full color in a large-scale size.

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Scientific Explorer Magic Science for Wizards Only Kit

Scientific Explorer Magic Science for Wizards Only Kit

Only wizards can use this kit, because it will teach them the science behind their favorite tricks and magical ‘spells’, with 9 of the coolest color-changing activities around.

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Fashion Angels Fashion Design Sketch Portfolio Artist Set

Fashion Angels Fashion Design Sketch Portfolio Artist Set

This is the perfect gift for your little fashionista – with premade sketch pages, stickers, stencils and Chroma Styx Color Crayons, she will have everything she needs to get designing clothes that are fit for the runway, or maybe her own future clothing line; the sky’s the limit, after all!

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National Geographic Kids Why? Book

National Geographic Kids Why? Book

Kids learn through asking questions; give her the answers she’ll need with this extraordinary book which will satisfy her curiosity on 1111 mysteries and queries, from the human body to the deepest oceans.

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Root Beer Science Kit

Root Beer Science Kit

Just like recipes, science experiments are best when there’s something delicious waiting at the end. This Root Beer Brewing Kit combines both with a tasty treat just waiting to be enjoyed.

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My Comic Book Kit

My Comic Book Kit

Young wannabe authors can have a taste of success with this awesome kit which allows them to create their own comic before having it returned to them as a real printed copy.

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Upwords

Upwords

This word game is on another level – literally! Using letter tiles each player must create and stack their words, and the higher they stack the bigger they score.

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142-Piece Art Set

142-Piece Art Set

If she’s serious about art, give her a set of coloring mediums she will be proud of with this wooden case which includes pencils, crayons, oil pastels, and watercolor cakes.

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Hair Chalk

Hair Chalk

Upcoming school disco or birthday party perhaps? If she’s looking to jazz up her look, then try these funky Hair Chalks. These hair chalks are brilliant for bringing a touch of color to her hair, or why not use all of them and go for a crazy rainbow! A multi-colored braid would look so cool.

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Origami Paper Magic Kit

Origami Paper Magic Kit

Origami is an absorbing hobby and can create some beautiful pieces of art. Get her started with a kit which includes an in-depth guide and instructions for 20 wonderful creations.

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Awesome Engineering Activities for Kids

Awesome Engineering Activities for Kids

There’s nothing more exciting than building a machine that actually works, which is exactly what this STEAM book offers – more than 50 of them, in fact, and all made from easily sourced items.

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Singing Machine

Singing Machine

Got a little superstar on your hands? Instead of boring, expensive singing lessons, just have her sing her heart out with this Kids’ Singing Machine instead. That way, you parents then get the joy of hearing all those teeny-bopping songs, too…yay. (at least there’s a volume button, right?).

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Awesome Physics Experiments for Kids

Awesome Physics Experiments for Kids

Fun with a capital PH is hers for the discovering with this Physics book which shows her how to conduct 40 cool experiments and also explains exactly why they work.

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Crayola Light-up Tracing Pad

Crayola Light-up Tracing Pad

Spoil your budding artist with this pink Crayola Light-up Tracing Pad. You don’t just get the nifty tracing tablet, you also receive 10 tracing sheets, 10 blank sheets, 12 coloring pencils, a graphite pencil and more. Plus it’s ultra-thin and portable, perfect for taking anywhere you like.

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Atlas Crate Subscription Box

Atlas Crate Subscription Box

Young armchair travellers will love the Atlas Crate, which takes readers on a monthly journey around the world as they learn about the different cultures and build their own spinning globe.

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National Geographic Kids Print Magazine

National Geographic Kids Print Magazine

Encourage a love of animals with a monthly subscription to National Geographic Kids, the magazine which is chock full of pictures and articles about all things animal and natural world-related.

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Bears vs Babies: A Card Game From the Creators of Exploding Kittens

Bears vs Babies: A Card Game From the Creators of Exploding Kittens

From the creators of Exploding Kittens is an exciting new game: Bears vs Babies. With seriously hilarious characters such as Bumble Baby, Big Ol’ Diaper Baby, Great White Baby and even a Jabberwocky, it’s no wonder this game is so popular amongst kids (and even adults) – so what’re you waiting for? Grab your…Sushi?!

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Paint Your Own Unicorns

Paint Your Own Unicorns

Unicorns feature heavily in gifts for 8 year old girls, but with this set she can decorate and embellish her ow mythical creatures using paints, gems, glitter, stickers, and lots of imagination.

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Flashing Bike Light Kit

Flashing Bike Light Kit

Cool to make and even cooler to use, this kit allows your 8 year old girl to build her own bike lights which attach to the wheel and produce lightning flashes using wireless technology.

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Sphero Mini Activity Kit

Sphero Mini Activity Kit

With a clear shell, she’ll be able to see the workings of this small but mighty robotic ball as it follows her instructions, completes challenges, and even doubles up as a gaming joystick.

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Barbie Dreamhouse

Barbie Dreamhouse

With 3 levels, 7 rooms and over 70 accessories, it’s clear to see that there’s a whole load of fun to be had in the wonderful Barbie Dreamhouse. As well as a working elevator, the Dreamhouse also has interactive accessories like a realistic aquarium with swimming fish and bubble sounds.

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Family Charades

Family Charades

With 6 age-appropriate games included in the box, this Charades compendium is the ultimate way to spend a fun-filled family game night battling it out to see who can mime the best.

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5,000 Awesome Facts About Everything

5,000 Awesome Facts About Everything

Stimulating both the brain and the senses, this awesome and beautifully illustrated book from National Geographic will keep her engrossed as she explores 5000 facts about pretty much anything!

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Kid's Global Adventure Cooking Kit

Kid's Global Adventure Cooking Kit

Help her discover new cuisines with one of these cooking kits, which includes the spices and hard-to-source ingredients she will need to rustle up a tantalizing meal from another country.

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Scientific Explorer Crime Catchers Spy Science Kit

Scientific Explorer Crime Catchers Spy Science Kit

8 year old sleuths can hone their skills by solving the two mysteries that lurk inside this kit, which includes fingerprinting, DNA, test powders, liquids, and other crime solving essentials.

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Don't Step In It

Don't Step In It

No, it’s not the challenge of playing in the yard after Fido’s been out, it’s a super hilarious game of dodging the (thankfully) fake poop – while blindfolded! Eek. The (rather lucky) player to step in the least amount of stinky poop is the winner – ‘woo-poo!’ A disgustingly good gift for 8 year old girls.

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Make Your Own Nature Pals

Make Your Own Nature Pals

Utterly adorable, these animals’ bodies are made from reclaimed wood, just waiting to be finished off with items your child has found in nature, such as leaves, twigs, and little wildflowers.

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Wildluvs Juno My Baby Elephant

Wildluvs Juno My Baby Elephant

Everyone ‘nose’ an elephant does everything with her trunk, and Juno uses hers to trumpet, eat her peanut, play with her mouse, and even give out lots of kisses.

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LOL Surprise Fluffy Pets Winter Disco Series

LOL Surprise Fluffy Pets Winter Disco Series

Just when you thought L.O.L surprises couldn’t get any cuter, along comes the Fluffy Pets Winter Disco series with the most adorable removable fur in a ball which becomes a sparkly snow globe.

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Color Your Own Map Pillowcase

Color Your Own Map Pillowcase

If you’re a family that loves to travel, have her color every country you’ve been to (or those she still wants to see) on this fab pillowcase. This is a great calming activity before bedtime and what’s even better is once it’s washed, all the ink washes out ready to start again.

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The Complete Ramona Collection

The Complete Ramona Collection

Need a new series to entertain your little bookworm? Well, The Complete Ramona Collection is sure to do just that. With 8 books all about Ramona and her life, readers are sure to enjoy finding out about her funny, awkward and embarrassing moments (like accidentally making egg yolk shampoo…).

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Lil' Gleemerz Doll

Lil' Gleemerz Doll

Light up her life with the Lil’ Gleemerz dolls. There are lots of ways to play with these dolls; bond in hangout mode, clap and dance and dazzle with light party mode, and have endless amounts of fun and laughter with game mode, with activities such as tail tennis, stop on the spot, and more.

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Secret Decoder Ring

Secret Decoder Ring

Smart to wear and even smarter to use, this decoder ring is made from stainless steel and features a spinner which reveals which number each letter of the alphabet represents.

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Stop Motion Claymation Kit

Stop Motion Claymation Kit

Budding movie producers will LOVE this unique, super fun Claymation (animation) gift. Start off by creating and sculpting your very own characters out of clay and then set up your stage using your chosen backdrop and props, prep your camera (mobile and phone stand) and then you’re ready…set…action!

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Ooze Labs Chemistry Station Science Experiment Kit

Ooze Labs Chemistry Station Science Experiment Kit

For a gift that’s positively oozing with fun, this slime lab will see her channel her inner scientist as she conducts 20 gooey experiments which will fizz, glow, and even bubble up.

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Gummy Bear Lights

Gummy Bear Lights

With just a squeeze of these Gummy Bear Light’s tummies, you can turn them on and off – or if you plan on using it as a nightlight, you can make use of the 1-hour automatic turn off feature. These bears do look totally scrumptious, though it’s probably best you try not to take a bite!

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Financial Learning Ledger for Kids

Financial Learning Ledger for Kids

Teach them the value of money and saving early on with this Financial Learning Ledger For Kids. Inside, she can write the date, description, and transaction, so whether she’s had her allowance or bought a much-wanted toy, she can write it down and calculate how much she’s left with.

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Fur Real Friends StarLily My Magical Unicorn

Fur Real Friends StarLily My Magical Unicorn

This FurReal My Magical Unicorn, Starlily,k is the ultimate toy of dreams for young girls! Starlily looks enticingly enchanting, especially for those who love everything fairytale – her horn lights up, she can spread and flutter her wings AND also responds to actions on the downloadable app with lifelike movements and sounds.

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My First Coding & Computer Science Kit

My First Coding & Computer Science Kit

Take her away from the screen while learning about computers with a computer science kit which comes with more than 30 tools and ingredients needed to explore binary, encrypted, and pixelated fun.

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My Miniature Library

My Miniature Library

Welcome to The Miniature Library, where special little fairies come to read and enjoy some peace and quiet from pesky elves and wizards (though child-sized fairies may need a magnifying glass). This tiny bookcase holds 30 books that you really can read, with classics such as The Frog Prince and The Owl & the Pussycat.

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Tulip One Step Tie-Dye Kit

Tulip One Step Tie-Dye Kit

Tie-dying is SO much fun, even more so when it’s with Mom, siblings or friends, so get everyone together – we have an ‘inkling’ that you’re all going to love it. Plus, at the end of it you get a really cool shirt, or why not try dying some snazzy socks or even leggings, instead.

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Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch

Who said gaming was just for boys? Girls can get in on the fun too and they’re sure to love it with the awesome Nintendo Switch Console. This nifty console can be used either on the TV or with the touchscreen tablet, so you can also take it everywhere, perfect for long journeys.

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LEGO City Donut Shop

LEGO City Donut Shop

From the donut shop with an escaping donut, to the crane, truck, and cargo bike, this LEGO set will give her hours of imaginative play using the 10 LEGO City minifigures included.

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The Hidden Kingdom Graphic Novel

The Hidden Kingdom Graphic Novel

Does your child love dragons and fantasy novels? If so she will love this graphic novel adaptation of Wings of Fire, which tells the story of book 3 – The Hidden Kingdom.

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Mermaid Duvet and Pillowcase Set

Mermaid Duvet and Pillowcase Set

If she, like most other 8 year olds, is obsessed with mermaids, then you just know she has to have this ‘fairy-tail’ themed Mermaid Duvet and Pillowcase set. With this bedding, she’ll quickly dive into a deep sleep with dreams full of undersea fun and adventures.

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Pimple Pete Game Presented by Dr. Pimple Popper

Pimple Pete Game Presented by Dr. Pimple Popper

If there’s one thing young kids love, it’s anything and everything gruesome, so this game is bound to be a big ‘zit’. Pimple Pete is a game all about, well, you guessed it, popping pimples! Players take turns squeezing out the pus, though don’t wiggle too hard or you’ll burst the mega-zit and lose.

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Cupcake Surprise Scented Princess Doll

Cupcake Surprise Scented Princess Doll

What’s that smell? No, it’s not what Grandma is baking up in the kitchen, it’s these utterly lovely Cupcake Surprise Princess Dolls, of course. You never know which of the 6 sweet smelling princess dolls you’re going to get when you order one of these; will it be Strawberry, Chocolate or Caramel?

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National Geographic Dual Microscope Complete Science Kit

National Geographic Dual Microscope Complete Science Kit

Get your lab coat on because it’s time to become scientists for the day with the National Geographic Dual Microscope Kit. This huge, exciting, bundle comes with 50 accessories, so your mini cleverclogs can get to learning and discovering cool 3D objects and slides, right away.

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Creative Roots Create Your Own Unicorn Garden

Creative Roots Create Your Own Unicorn Garden

Enter a land of fantasy with this sweet Creative Roots Create Your Own Unicorn Garden. This enchanting kit is great for a rainy day activity. Included are 5 figures – 2 unicorns, a mystical castle, butterfly, and toadstool – all she needs are her fairy wings and wand!

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Osmo Hot Wheels MindRacers Game

Osmo Hot Wheels MindRacers Game

This is Hot Wheels like she’s never seen before! Combining old and new, Osmo Mind Racers allows cars to be driven into the screen for some fast and furious racing action.

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MEL Kids Science Kit Subscription Box

MEL Kids Science Kit Subscription Box

Augmented Reality really brings science to life in this monthly subscription which includes a hands-on science project and AR powered visualization – she can learn about hydrodynamics, electricity, and even light and optics.

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Little Live Scruff-A-Luvs

Little Live Scruff-A-Luvs

Just look at that scrumptious pink puppy, how could you resist? This gift for 8 year old girls is the ‘furr-pect’ choice, especially for those who are ‘barking’ mad. Scruff-A-Love needs rescuing, as she’s just a poor little matted ball of fur, though with your help, a bath and a good brush she’ll be A-OK.

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Color Your Own Water Bottle Kit

Color Your Own Water Bottle Kit

Channel your inner designer with this Your Decor Color Your Own Water Bottle Kit. Included is the snazzy water bottle, 5 ultra bright coloring pens, and 20 super sparkly gemstones – so you can make your water bottle just as unique and cool as you! Once you’re done you can also clip it to your bag.

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National Geographic Mega Gemstone Mine

National Geographic Mega Gemstone Mine

From National Geographic we have the amazing gemstone mine. Using the included tools (chisel, brush and magnifying glass) your little explorers will be chipping away at the dig brick for hours on end trying to find the 15 beautiful gems, such as tiger’s eye, quartz, amethyst and more.

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Ridiculous Inventions Science Kit

Ridiculous Inventions Science Kit

This STEM kit from Playz will provide her with everything she’ll need to conduct more than 26 experiments on electricity, energy, and magnets in a fun and educational way.

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National Geographic PRO Series Metal Detector

National Geographic PRO Series Metal Detector

Can you imagine the excitement they’ll have when they discover all sorts of quirky findings with this National Geographic PRO Series Metal Detector? Parents could bury treasure and have their pirates set off on a journey to track it down by following a map, or just let the metal detector find it out for them.

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Colorku

Colorku

Put their brains to the test with Colorku – a wooden game that puts a fun, colorful twist on the Japanese puzzles. Colorku uses colored marbles making it not only easier but more fun than the traditional puzzle. Using the puzzle cards, they copy them onto the board and then get to work on solving it.

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Klutz My Pom-Pom Pet Shop Craft Kit

Klutz My Pom-Pom Pet Shop Craft Kit

Bored? Why not pass some time making yourself a few friendly new pom pom pals with this neat kit from Klutz. It comes with everything you need to make 10 Pom-Pom Pets, including 3 sizes of pom-poms, glue, pairs of eyes, pre-cut feet and ears and also a punch-out carrier and food bowl.

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Fairy Kit

Fairy Kit

Turn your room from a mundane retreat to a land of magic and wonder with this wicked Fairy Kit. Inside the kit is everything your little princess will need to get to crafting some bunting, her own fairy wand, a welcoming banner for the fluttering friends or even a pretty, floral crown.

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Guts

Guts

As adults we know the connection between the brain and the body, but this book will explain it to your child in a sensitive and entertaining way through the story of Raina.

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Bits and Bytes Coding Game

Bits and Bytes Coding Game

They can learn coding without the use of technology with Bits and Bytes, the exciting card game in which players must issue commands while avoiding obstacles – the perfect introduction to computer programming.

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Yarn Unicorn Kit

Yarn Unicorn Kit

Annnddd that’s a wrap! Well, maybe not yet, but once you get your hooves, sorry, hands on this Yarn Unicorn Kit, it will be. This kit contains 2 unicorn cardboard forms for kids to wrap up using yarn, and there are even other colors so you can make their hooves, manes, and tails look like rainbows.

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Moj Moj The Original Claw Machine Playset

Moj Moj The Original Claw Machine Playset

She’s bound to feel like she’s at the arcade with the Moj Moj claw machine with its lights and music. Inside the claw machine is a selection of adorable squishies to pick up and discover within the mystery eggs. You can refill the claw machine with your own surprises, or purchase refill packs.

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Snug Play Headphones

Snug Play Headphones

Headphones are great, whether it’s for listening to your top tunes or watching shows and fav movies. This lovely purple pair’s volume levels are automatically limited to help protect their ears and are specially built to withstand the rough and tumble they’re sure to get from kids.

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LEGO Creator 3in1 Deep Sea Creatures

LEGO Creator 3in1 Deep Sea Creatures

Offering three times the fun, this LEGO Creator 3-in-1 set allows kids to build a scary shark (with movable parts) and treasure-guarding crab, a squid, or even a giant Angler fish.

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Learning Resources Beaker Creatures Super Lab

Learning Resources Beaker Creatures Super Lab

Don your coat and get ready for some crazy experiments with this explosive kit from Learning Resources. Drop a reactor pod into the chamber, pump in the reaction liquid, and after an exciting bubbling reaction you’ll find one of the 35 mysterious beaker creatures or maybe even a limited edition 24-carat being.

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Crayola Fabulous Art Kit

Crayola Fabulous Art Kit

Spoil your little Picasso with the Crayola Fabulous Art kit. With over 100 pieces, this kit offers neat coloring pages, paints, a brush, chalks, colored pencils, fine line markers, and more. It also includes a desktop caddy to keep it all neatly stored in.

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L.O.L. Surprise! Confetti Pop-Series

L.O.L. Surprise! Confetti Pop-Series

Collectors are going to enjoy opening up the L.O.L Surprise! Confetti Pop (series 3). Inside the exciting ball are 9 surprises: 1 exclusive new doll and lots of other accessories, will it be a pair of stylish shoes, a snazzy new outfit or maybe even neat stickers? Who knows?

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L.O.L. Surprise! Pearl

L.O.L. Surprise! Pearl

You’re sure to have a ‘splashing’ time with the L.O.L Surprise! Pearl. Inside this huge purse-shaped gift are awesome shimmering pearl surprises in the form of rare and exclusive dolls and accessories. You also get a HUGE rainbow shell fizzer that once in water, reveals limited-edition Tot and Lil Sister.

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Barbie Care Clinic Vehicle

Barbie Care Clinic Vehicle

Respond to emergencies in just a flash with the Barbie Care Clinic. Transform the vehicle to a care clinic by lifting the lever, where you’ll find a waiting room, check-in station, and exam room, or flip the waiting room’s TV to find a miniature gift shop offering flowers, balloons, teddy bears and more.

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Revolutionary Water Powered Watches

Revolutionary Water Powered Watches

These Revolutionary Watches will change the way she tells the time – far from needing to be kept away from water, these incredible timepieces actually need tap water in order to work at all.

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Scientific Explorer My First Mind Blowing Science Kit

Scientific Explorer My First Mind Blowing Science Kit

Don’t ‘geek’ out, but this super cool My First Mind Blowing Science Kit will make an explosive gift for 8 year old girls. With 20 pieces and 11 awesome activities, this sensational kit will keep even the most reluctant science fanatic enthralled and excited, for sure.

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Think Fun Invasion of The Cow Snatchers Game

Think Fun Invasion of The Cow Snatchers Game

With 60 challenges included, The Invasion of the Cow Snatchers is a fun game which uses critical thinking and planning in order for the UFO to snatch the cows and return to Mars.

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Princess Duvet and Pillowcase Set

Princess Duvet and Pillowcase Set

Hurry, for your chariot to dreamland leaves in 3…2…1…zzzzz. This Princess Duvet and Pillowcase Set is a great gift for 8 year olds who adore playing princess because now, the fun doesn’t have to end just because it’s struck midnight – even if it means wearing the tiara in their dreams.

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Hasbro Monopoly Game: Cheaters Edition

Hasbro Monopoly Game: Cheaters Edition

Bend and break the rules with Monopoly Cheaters Edition. While the game is made for cheaters, you’re going to have to be sneaky and clever, or you’ll find yourself handcuffed in jail! However, if you successfully complete your cheat you get a reward, so play wisely.

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Doggy Croquet

Doggy Croquet

Best to keep Fido away from this tail-wagging-worthy game of Doggy Croquet. Have Mom or Dad place the croquet doggo pieces into the yard and you little pups can get to chasing…aka wacking…the colorful balls with the mallets, in a ‘dig’ to win!

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FurReal Friends Ricky Trick-Lovin’ Interactive Plush

FurReal Friends Ricky Trick-Lovin’ Interactive Plush

Meet Ricky, the trick-lovin’ pup. This furry little guy is more than just a cutie, he can perform tricks too. Ricky can flip his bone from his nose to mouth, give you a paw, and even bark a tune. He also loves to give kisses, eat treats, shuffle his paws in excitement and tilt his head.

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Matilda

Matilda

Chances are Matilda was probably one of your favorite reads when you were younger (we know it was definitely one of ours!). This interesting story based upon, well, Matilda will have any reader gripped from the beginning to the very end as they watch her mysterious life and powers unfold.

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furReal Shaggy Shawn

furReal Shaggy Shawn

We hope you’re ready to play pet parlor because Shaggy Shawn needs a good trim! This FurReal pups’ fur has gotten far too long and he needs you to give him a fresh new cut with the realistic buzzer (makes noises and vibrates) – once you’re done, you can then brush and style him.

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LEGO Marvel Avengers Building Set

LEGO Marvel Avengers Building Set

Fans of Avengers can re-enact their favorite scenes, or create some new ones of their own, with this 699 piece LEGO set which includes toy vehicles and 7 Avengers minifigures.

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Dog Man: Brawl of the Wild

Dog Man: Brawl of the Wild

If she loved Captain Underpants, introduce her to Dog Man, the half man, half dog superhero who finds himself in trouble and at the pound in this 6th book of the series.

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L.O.L. Surprise! Dollhouse

L.O.L. Surprise! Dollhouse

Give her L.O.L dolls and pets a life of luxury with the L.O.L Surprise! Dollhouse. This wooden house is sturdy enough to endure endless hours and days of play, and includes lots of exciting interactive features; working elevator, lights, and sounds across all levels, not forgetting the spa, pool, and sandbox.

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ALEX Toys Craft Rock Pets Turtle

ALEX Toys Craft Rock Pets Turtle

This quirky gift is sure to ‘rock’ her socks off. Paint your new turtle pet however you like, patterns, spots, stripes, you name it – talking of names, maybe “shelly” is an idea? You can keep your rock pet anywhere you like, your garden, bedroom or anywhere you fancy.

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Melissa & Doug Butterfly Bug House

Melissa & Doug Butterfly Bug House

From Melissa & Doug comes this Cutie Pie Butterfly Bug House. This is perfect for kids who adore the outdoors and love seeing which creepy crawlies they can find, as it gives them a home for the bugs while they observe and watch them, plus the sliding door makes it easy let them free after.

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Wham-o Slip N Slide Wave Rider

Wham-o Slip N Slide Wave Rider

So it’s summer break, you’re at home bored and oh so hot, what could you possibly do to cool down and have some fun? The answer to your frustrating situation is the Wham-O Slip N’ Slide Wave Rider. Plus, with 2 lanes, you can even have friends over and race against each other.

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Playmobil Mars Space Station

Playmobil Mars Space Station

This Mars Space Station features a light-up interior, real space station sounds, underside lights, rotating hatch, and central command space, astronauts, robot, food supplies, crystals, telescope, and a galaxy of other accessories.

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DIY Unicorn Balloons Kit

DIY Unicorn Balloons Kit

With step by step instructions and a handy hand pump, this kit will allow any unicorn lover to create her own magical horned horse using the balloons and stickers provided.

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Wrecking Ball Book

Wrecking Ball Book

8 year olds really connect with Greg Heffley, and this 14th book in the Wimpy Kid series sees the family attempt to renovate their house, with the usual disastrous consequences.

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Design Your Own Slime Kit

Design Your Own Slime Kit

Get in on the current trend with this slimy-cool Design Your Own Slime Kit. With 3 color concentrated putties and 3 that have special effects, you know you’re in for a ‘gooo-d’ time mixing them up and creating your own crazy slime. You can even make glow in the dark slime for night time fun!

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Bit Coding Robot

Bit Coding Robot

Learn all about the mind-blowing world of code with Bit. Bit is a tiny robot powered by code, perfect for beginners with 2 ways to play. Bit follows marker tracks and commands or can also be controlled via the app, where you can choose his every move and function.

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24 Diy Gifts and Toys for 8 year Old Girls

Cardboard Guitars

Cardboard Guitars


You can either make one of these cardboard guitars for your 8 year old girl, or cut out all the pieces and let her assemble it herself as a great craft activity. Costing next to nothing if you have cardboard lying about, this guitar can even be decorated the way she wants.

DIY Cord Tacos

DIY Cord Tacos


Cords can get annoyingly tangled in a bag or pocket, so save her the inconvenience with one or more of these super cute taco organizers. Made from leather and felt, these teeny tacos are fastened with a snap button and will keep earphones and other cords safe and tangle-free.

No-Sew Jewelry Pouch

No-Sew Jewelry Pouch


These little no-sew jewelry pouches are simple to put make, and are a stunning way to gift jewelry of other small items. Using soft leather in whatever color you like, it’s just a case of punching holes, adding eyelets, and threading a matching ribbon through to draw it all together.

No-Sew Funfetti Cake Slice Pillow

No-Sew Funfetti Cake Slice Pillow


If you’re not much of a seamstress you can use fabric glue to make this funfetti pillow, but sewn or stuck, it makes a great gift for 8 year old girls. Made from pink cotton, the triangular slice is stuffed, and then decorated with ‘sprinkles’ and ‘frosting’ for an authentic look.

Spa In A Jar

Spa In A Jar


A spa in a jar is an inexpensive way of making a gift for someone who needs a little pampering. Choose spa items that will fit inside the wide-necked mason jar – bonus points if they follow a color scheme – and then add the free label that you can print out yourself.

Embossed Hand Lettered Journal

Embossed Hand Lettered Journal


This is a sweet way to turn a standard plain notebook into a personalized journal with the prettiest embossed cover. Using silver and gold embossing powder (along with the heat tool and embossing pen) you can follow this design, or use it as inspiration to choose your own.

DIY Beauty Quote Mirror

DIY Beauty Quote Mirror


Wooden hand mirrors are handy but they’re just a little bland. Redesign one for your favorite girl by following the examples in this tutorial. Once painted in a bright and beautiful color, you can add inspirational quotes to empower her, or attach gemstones and glitter for a little extra sparkle.

Diy Sidewalk Chalk Paint

Diy Sidewalk Chalk Paint


From The TipToe Fairy is a fab tutorial on how your little darling can make fun DIY Sidewalk Foam Paint. With kids, chances are that you have all the supplies dotted around your home already, so go take a look and find out how you can make this great gift for 8 year old girls.

Diy Bath Boms (Lush Inspired)

Diy Bath Boms (Lush Inspired)


EVERYONE knows that Lush are the supreme bath bomb makers, though that doesn’t mean you can’t try making some yourself (by following this awesome tutorial). These colorful bombs are not only as good, but better since you get the satisfaction of making them yourself AND watching them go fizzing crazy.

Diy Word Rocks

Diy Word Rocks


Have you heard of Word Rocks? If not, do a quick search on social media because these aren’t your usual rocks – these are hand-painted with bright colors and sweet, heartwarming words by children who just want to put a smile on someone’s face by hiding them in public paths, etc – isn’t that lovely?

Diy Floam Using Styrofoam Cups

Diy Floam Using Styrofoam Cups


Struggling to find something exciting to do with your kids on a rainy afternoon? Then your prayers have been answered because this DIY Floam using Styrofoam cups requires supplies that you probably already have, and if not, a trip to the craft store will soon sort that out, plus, who doesn’t like playing with floam?

Diy Star Cluster Hair Clip

Diy Star Cluster Hair Clip


Look bedazzling without spending all of your hard-earned pennies with these DIY star cluster hair clips. The blogger hot glues sequins, acrylic stars, and rhinestones onto a strip of fabric and then attaches it to a hair clip, it really is as simple as that! Cheap and quick, how could you say no?

Diy Peppermint Bath Bombs

Diy Peppermint Bath Bombs


Since we’re now in colder months, these fabulous peppermint bath bombs are pretty fitting, especially since they look like huge blue snowballs – perfect for fans of Disney’s Frozen. Best of all, kids can get messy and involved with this fun make, although throwing them in the bath and watching them fizz is the best part.

Diy Jewelry Organizer

Diy Jewelry Organizer


You know what 8 year old girls are like with their funky pieces of jewelry, but don’t worry, with this delightful DIY jewelry organizer, she’ll soon have somewhere to house it all. This clever blogger uses a metal sheet, perfect for storing earrings, as well as plenty of hoops for necklaces and bracelets.

Make Your Own Glitter Necklace

Make Your Own Glitter Necklace


Girls simply love anything glitzy and glamorous, so they’re sure to fall for this stunning DIY glitter necklace. It doesn’t look like it, but this necklace only costs a couple of dollars to make! You could present the necklace as a gift or have her join in on the fun of making it.

Diy Clipboard & Glitter Clips

Diy Clipboard & Glitter Clips


Add a touch of sparkle to any room with these neat DIY clipboard and glitter clips. The clipboard is coated in a super sparkly paint, while the glitter clips are coated in glue and then dipped in a tonne of glitter, making them the perfect surface for homework, drawing, or reading.

Diy Fairy Jars

Diy Fairy Jars


These enchanting fairy jars make adorable rainy day activities for children who love all things magical, and can be made using just glitter, a glow stick, and a clear glass jar.

Diy Funny Face Flip Book

Diy Funny Face Flip Book


Always amusing, funny face flip books can be made easily at home using metal book rings, white card, and lots of imagination as they draw eyes, noses, and funny mouths.

Origami Frogs That Jumps

Origami Frogs That Jumps


Teach her how to make origami frogs by following the simple step by step instructions in this blog post, which even comes with suggestions for froggy games to play when they’re finished.

Diy Paper Bead Necklaces

Diy Paper Bead Necklaces


If you regularly do crafts, no doubt you have some scrapbooking paper lying around. If so (or you could buy some) she can make these pretty paper bead necklaces as gifts for her friends.

Fairy Bells

Fairy Bells


Fairies are notoriously shy and hard to spot, but make these little fairy bells with your 8 year old and she will be able to hear the gentle tinkling whenever they’re around.

Folded Paper Bracelets

Folded Paper Bracelets


Show your daughter how to make these folded paper bracelets and she’ll have a skill which will make her the coolest kid in her class – they’re great for recycling old paintings, too.

Diy Glow Bubbles

Diy Glow Bubbles


If you’re planning on adding some blacklight to a child’s party anytime soon, this post shows you how to easily turn ordinary bubble solution into an awesome one which really glows.

Bubble Painting

Bubble Painting


Incredibly easy to make and SO much fun to do, bubble painting is a great alternative to normal painting and can be used to create stunning patterns on cards or sheets of paper.

Diy Polka Dot Slime

Diy Polka Dot Slime


This has got to be the coolest, most fun slime ever, because it uses pompoms! Lots and lots of pretty, colorful pompoms, and the best part is, you can make it at home.

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