29 Gifts for Tween Girls to Help Her Explore All the Potentials
The tween years are not necessarily an easy time in a girl’s life, but they can certainly be among the most memorable! When your girl looks back on this awkward age, make sure her memories are filled with all the excitement, the color, and the love that a child can possibly know. Gifts for tween girls aren’t the only thing that makes their years special, but the right present can promote all the great occasions that bring a family closer and ultimately make life worth living, so take care when picking out the right one for your loved one.
Best Gifts for Tween Girls
Crossrope Weighted Jump Rope Set
Keeping your tween girl healthy and strong in the age of technology isn’t always easy. Fortunately, when staying fit is as fun as jumping rope with the neighbors, health will be the least of your tween’s concerns! The Crossrope is a weighted jump rope designed to make this age-old pastime more of a workout than ever before. Interchangeable ropes let a girl pick the right weight for her skill and experience with the cross rope, ensuring a safe, productive workout that leaves a girl feeling her very best.
LEGO Grand Piano Building Kit
The tween years are a time of exploration and discovery for your girl, so give her a gift to help her explore all of her potentials. The LEGO piano challenges girls to work on multiple skills at once; After putting together more than 3600 individual pieces, the piano is ready for showtime! Connecting it to the corresponding app and your tween girl can genuinely perform for her family and friends. Whether she loves the engineering or the play side of LEGO, you can’t go wrong with the gift of her very own piano.
KODAK Smile Digital Instant Camera
As slow as time can feel as a tween, your loved one will be grown up and dreaming of the past in no time at all. Ensure your tween girl has the chance to look back on her childhood with a little help from the Zink. A digital camera that instantly prints photos, Zink makes it easy for friends to capture and share memories well worth scrapbooking. Don’t let any special moment go forgotten again – get your tween the gift that turns an instant into an eternity.
Areaware Gradient Puzzle
Such a colorful personality demands a colorful gift, and there’s no denying that the Areaware gradient puzzle has got the color to spare. The tween girl with a love for puzzles will have her work cut out for her when she unboxes this bright puzzle. Colorful gradients in a range of colors challenge a girl to consider each shade in a thoughtful, calming activity perfect for the girl just beginning to undergo stressful changes. When complete, all 500 pieces come together in a gorgeous gradient that measures 18 by 24-inches – until your tween decides to start all over again, that is.
Zenithen Bunjo Bungee Dish Chair
Hanging out in the bedroom with friends might be the coolest thing in the world for the average tween girl. Chilling just got a lot more awesome, though; With the bungee dish chair, you can be sure your tween’s friends won’t be bouncing any time soon! The bungee seat serves as a comfortable place to relax, or provides tons of fun for those fidgeting tweens that refuse to sit still. Either way, this throne marks the ideal place for a tween girl to sit back and reflect on all the incredible gifts in her life.
The World's First Intelligent Robot Cube
The solution to the puzzle cube has eluded many a tween for decades now. This robot cube is determined to make a change. It is a gift for the puzzler in your life determined not only to master the puzzle cube, but to understand the process by which she did it. Beginner’s mode gifts a girl with the help she needs to complete her first few runs, supporting her until she has the basics of the puzzle down. Afterward, auto-scrambling features offer her a new puzzle to solve without delay, keeping her mind busy working until she’s finally conquered the method for good.
Big Joe Roma Bean Bag Chair
Every tween goes through a phase where they wish for a comfy bean bag to call their own. Make your tween girl’s wishes come true with a gift bound to exceed all of her expectations. With vibrant colors and a sturdy structure, Big Joe let a girl sit on top of the world, even if that world is limited to her childhood bedroom. A comfortable, cozy childhood classic, it is sure to satisfy the next generation just as it has been for decades past.
Balnna Soprano Ukulele
Learning an instrument is no easy feat, but the dedication is well worth it when the end result is music so sweet as that from a ukulele. The rainbow ukulele takes the folksy charm of the classic instrument a step further, though, adorning the wooden structure with an array of colors sure to fit your tween girl’s aesthetic. With picks, a bag, a strap, and more all included with her gift, your tween will have everything she needs to begin strumming the chords to her favorite indie choruses – and with time, her music might even begin to sound as good as her instrument looks!
Loopdeloom Weaving Loom
Crafting makes an awesome escape for the tween girl in need of a hobby. Homemade gifts full of inspired colors and designs are bound to impress friends and family, and with the aid of a Loopdeloom craft kit, any young girl can learn the basics of creation for herself. The craft kit will have your tween weaving scarves, socks, and so much more – though it’s just one gift, the potential for what your loved one can create is literally limitless! Get the crafter in your life into a hobby that not only she, but also those around her can admire and appreciate as she continues to master her trade.
Cuisinart Soft Serve Ice Cream Maker
Whether it’s for a birthday or just a lazy summer day with friends, what tween could ever say no to the delicious allure of soft serve? Creamy, fresh ice cream no longer calls for a trip to the nearest ice cream parlor – with the gift of a Cuisinart soft-serve maker, you can bring the sweet flavors right to your beloved girl! Encourage your tween to get creative in the kitchen with an ice cream maker and an assortment of recipes for a family-friendly activity that, when all is said and done, the entire house can reap the benefits of.
Girl's Ponytail Criss Cross Hat
Staying out of the sun is especially crucial during the hot summer months, but hats simply aren’t designed with the long-haired girl in mind. This baseball cap, however, allows a tween to put up her hair and still block out the sun thanks to a unique criss-cross design integrated into the back. With this open back and dozens of colors to choose from, your tween’s latest gift will let her truly show off her style, even when the sun is so bright that sunglasses alone simply won’t cut it. Fashionistas and athletes alike can appreciate the versatility of this colorful, kid-friendly hat once the sun starts to shine and the days grow longer, making this gift a guaranteed win for every tween girl this summer.
Tanoshi Scholar Kids Computer
Parents today often struggle to know when is the right time to introduce devices into their child’s life. While there’s no clear answer to the question of when, Tanoshi scholar computer ensures that, when that time does come, parents can feel confident about the apps and websites their tween is exploring. Pre-loaded kid-friendly apps provide endless fun, educational options for girls just discovering tech, well easy-to-access parent controls allow adults to manage her access from their very own smartphone. The durable computer lets a tween girl study hard and play safe, even as they venture into the digital realm, gifting parents peace of mind and children, unlimited potential like never before.
BLOM Long Hug Head Wrap
Accessorizing can be a fun interest for many tween girls, but sometimes your tween just wants a simple, low-maintenance look for the day. The BLOM headband is an accessory sure to appeal to both types of girls. Those who adore expressing themselves through their accessories can cater their clothing around their latest gift; Meanwhile, more laid-back fashionistas can quickly slip on the headband and go about their day in peace. The knotted band, with simple, classic design, is a simple accessory that a girl doesn’t have to think hard about – but she can, on those days when she wants to make an impression.
Segway Ninebot S-Plus Scooter
Playing outside might not be as appealing to your tween girl as it once was. With the right gift, though, every girl can rediscover their adventurous side for an afternoon. The Ninebot Segway, with self-balancing technology and incredible speeds, lets a girl explore her neighborhood at up to 12.5-mph without hesitation or fear, even despite the handle-free build. This powerful gift will take a girl far – up to 22 miles, in fact, broadening her horizons beyond her usual devices and the small backyard she’s always known.
Fishbowl Shaped Drinking Cups
Having friends over is one of the most exciting experiences for a tween – and one of the most dreaded for a parent. Still, your girl’s sleepover doesn’t have to be a cause for stress; With a set of fishbowl party cups to try out, you can at least limit the amount of mess you’ll be left to clean up the next day. Each of the 4 cups in this gift set holds up to 22-oz of a girl’s favorite drink, keeping the party hydrated and hyper until the early hours of the morning. Don’t limit your tween’s social life on account of a couple spills here and there – conquer the mess with the reusable cups that leave no drink in harm’s way again.
Project Mc2 Slumber Party Science Kit
Teach your tween girl just how fun – and how practical – science can be! Project Mc2 is the gift for all the aspiring young scientists looking to perfect their art from an early age. Containing the instructions and ingredients for a number of age-appropriate experiments fine-tuned to impress the average tween girl, Project Mc2 challenges young minds to look at everyday ingredients from a brand new perspective. Crafting face masks, glitter body sticks, sugar scrubs, and more is the perfect snow day gift or birthday party activity with friends, and will get young girls to see the beautiful side of science at last.
Divoom Tivoo-Max Bluetooth Speaker
Creative expression is more important than ever for a girl as she approaches her tween years. The Divoom speaker is the ideal outlet for her growing independence, gifting her the freedom to both rock out to her music and design with a pixelated paintbrush. 256 LED squares are controlled through the DIY pixel art kit, allowing a girl to create colorful characters and inspired images to her heart’s content. Or, if she prefers, she can just play her favorite playlist via Bluetooth and de-stress after a long day of school and homework.
Washable Tempera Paint
Every tween has the potential to create magnificent art if only they’re given the medium to do it. With the gift set of 30 vibrant shades of tempera paint, your young girl will be inspired to paint and create wonders beyond your wildest imaginations! Each easy-squeeze tube contains 2-oz of colorful paint in a unique hue, paint that is quick to wash off of skin, fabric, and tabletops in the event of an art event gone messy. Entertain a girl or an entire classroom with the gift of variety and creative liberation worthy of any young artist in the making.
My Friendship Bracelet Maker
If any one item could capture the color, the fun, and the love of a tween girl’s life, it would have to be the friendship bracelet. A staple of every young girl’s jewelry box at one time or another, it’s time your tween discovered the fun trend for herself with this essential gift. The bracelet maker comes with pre-cut threads and a convenient clipboard to make the crafting process as simple as possible without taking away from the creative freedom of arts and crafts. Through the website or the corresponding app, girls can discover hundreds of inspired tutorials to spark their creativity as they sit down with the Jewelry kit for the very first time.
Riwbox Catear Bluetooth Headphones
The unique tween in your life deserves a gift that can set her apart from the crowd. With a pair of Catear headsets, your loved one can embody all the cuteness and playfulness of a kitten – without any of that dreaded pet dander! LED lighting puts the spotlight on this incredible set of headphones and brings to life the gorgeous galaxy shades that tweens love. Plus, with Bluetooth compatibility, there are no unsightly cords for your favorite kid to manage, letting her walk the catwalk of the school hallway with her music in her head and her feline ears looking ahead.
Nostalgia Vertical Waffle Maker
Homemade waffles might just be the perfect sleepover breakfast. Since you probably don’t want your young girl pulling out the griddle, though, this tween-friendly waffle maker is a gift you can’t resist. By making waffles in this toaster, there’s no open griddle for tweens to burn themselves on and limited risk for starting a fire, just the comforting smell of hot, fluffy waffles. Let your tween girl decide for herself how brown she wants her breakfast and then watch in pride as she prepares it for herself; With golden, fresh from the griddle waffles on the menu, Eggo never stood a chance.
Craft A Brew Hard Cider Brew Kit
The cider brew kit is as much a gift to you as it is to your tween girl. Together, the two of you can learn about the science of fermentation as you work together to brew your own supply of homemade hard cider. Once the science is completed, however, the fruits of your labors are all for you to enjoy – perhaps you can pick up a juice box for your tween girl, instead. A girl’s never too young to explore science in action, and the cider maker is a front-row demonstration of the principles she’s learned in class in action like her school never could.
You've Got Crabs
Despite the edgy name of the game, “You’ve Got Crabs” is a card game the entire family can enjoy together. The aim of the game is simple: team up with a friend or family member and work together to pass your crab cards back and forth until you have four of a kind. However, your tween girl will have to become a master of subtlety in order to win this game – if teammates get caught working together, your opponents are going to get pretty crabby! Turn family game night into a team-building exercise as you work to collect your team of crabs and try to become the king crab.
Wacom Intuos Pro Graphic Drawing Tablet
Digital art is a newer realm of creativity, but that won’t stop your tween from becoming a pro. With the gift of a Wacom drawing tablet, the only thing standing between her and her artistic dreams is the inspiration to create her first work of art. The thin tablet and the matching pen make digital drawing an on-the-go affair, allowing your tween to draw her heart out without creating a mess or requiring a costly setup. The precise touch screen proves to be the ideal artistic medium for the tween with places to go, people to see, and a dream of creation well-worth pursuing.
Glow in The Dark Blanket
Glow in the dark is one of those teen trends that never seems to go out of style. Nowadays, though, your tween girl can enjoy the luminescent magic of glow in the dark every single night when she curls up in bed. Rather than adorning her ceiling with plastic stars, this magic throw blanket allows your tween to imagine herself in space without destroying the drywall with sticky glue and adhesives. Kind words mixed into the stars help a girl to drift off with a smile on her face, while the fluffy, plush fabric simply makes the ordeal a cozy one she’ll adore.
Disney Hardside Luggage
Disney has been an icon among tween girls for nearly a century now, so the Disney luggage is a gift sure to excite your own young girl. The opportunity to see the world is exciting enough for a young person, and the chance to explore with everyone’s favorite cartoon mouse by their side adds a whole new level of thrill to the occasion. The 21-inch Disney spinner luggage rests upon 4 multi-directional wheels, ensuring that every trip to the magic kingdom is as convenient as possible for the magic tween girl you hold dear.
Organic Sunflower Windowsill Planter
As your tween girl blossoms into a young woman, you can add a bit of sunshine to her room with a seed just as ready to sprout. Organic sunflower seeds let those gifted with a green thumb raise a windowsill garden of their very own without hassle. Everything needed to raise a hearty flower is included in the sunflower kit, from soil to fertilizer that is fully organic and non-GMO. Teach the girl that, though a seed starts so small, it’s capable of blossoming into a gorgeous flower with the all-in-one organic indoor sunflower.
Umbra Tesora Jewelry Organizer
Tidying up might not be the first thing on a young girl’s mind, but with a jewelry organizer that looks this stunning to fill, who can resist the decluttering bug? The two-tier storage system that forms the organizer provides a simple solution to those who struggle to maintain order: from anklets to tiaras and everything in-between, it has space to accommodate it all. With a range of design and material options to choose from, you can gift your loved one a storage box that suits her style and her life at the same time.
Elmer's Celebration Slime Kit
Slime is a difficult material to pin down, but it’s undeniably a popular gift among tweens in this day and age. The Elmer’s slime kit is the slime-lover’s dream gift: with colorful, glittery glues and uniquely textured slime activators to play with, slime has never been quite so versatile before. Don’t stress about gathering any outside ingredients, either – everything a tween girl needs to get slimy is included with the slime kit for your convenience. Make the weekend a colorful experience with miles of slime in every shade of the rainbow!