Gift ideas? - Mothering Forums
Forum Jump: 
 
Thread Tools
#1 of 2 Old 11-18-2004, 07:07 PM - Thread Starter
 
kathywiehl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: The south
Posts: 1,119
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Kayla only seems to want gift cards for Limited Too and Club Libby Lu this year but I'd like to get her something else too. She always complains that she doesn't have enough toys but when I ask her to make a wish list, she only writes down things like makeup, clothes, purses, shoes, and gift cards.

What are you all getting your preteen daughters this year?
kathywiehl is offline  
#2 of 2 Old 11-19-2004, 01:46 PM
 
TiredX2's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: it appears to be a handbasket
Posts: 20,500
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I don't have a pre-teen dd (well, unless you want to count 5 as pre-teen, which I sure as heck don't), but for nieces/friends we have been doing Klutz books:

http://klutz.com/

There are several beading books (rings, bobby pins, people...), friendship bracelets, making fairies, picture bracelets...

They also have kids like "Crazy Action Contraptions" (that you can add to with regular legos), Solar Car, window art & drawing, etc...

The American Girls also have a large selection of books out.

I don't know what your DD is interested in, but there is also always things like Magz (or geomagz, or...) or the large K'nex sets if you think that would interest her (this year's big one is some kind of ball shooter, but DD is looking forward to being old enough to put together the roller coaster or ferris wheel).

Good luck! It's so easy to buy for a 3 & 5 year old--- the only problem is when to *stop*.

 

 

TiredX2 is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Drag and Drop File Upload
Drag files here to attach!
Upload Progress: 0
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Mothering Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



User Tag List

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page


Forum Jump: 

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off