20 Sweetest Valentine's Day Gifts For Kids From Parents

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Valentine's Day Gift Ideas For Kids From Parents

Valentine's Day isn't just about romantic love, but the concept of all love. And the love between a parent and child is just as special!

Obviously, when looking for Valentine's Day gifts (for kids, especially), hearts, flowers and romantic items aren't the goal. These gift ideas are more sweet and adorable, just like your little one.

Of course, that could mean red or pink, glitter, or hearts at the same time, but these Valentine's Day gift ideas should also appeal to what kids love.

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Whether it's their favorite Disney movie, hair accessories, toys, or something fun for bath time, every item will be unique to your kid. And as their parent, you're well aware of what's special to them. (Don't worry, there's some Elsa from Frozen in here!)

1. Rowan Earring Subscription Box

This Valentine's Day, get your little girl Rowan's Earring Box, a monthly subscription service dedicated to empowering girls and young women. In your first box you'll receive a journal, earring stand and other surprises. The following months, you'll receive a new pair of earrings along with fun stickers and conversation cards to spark conversation amongst the entire family.

(Hey Rowan, starts at $19/month)

2. Disney's Frozen Elsa Pendant

For the littlest Frozen fan in your life, this sterling silver pendant features an image of Elsa on the front and is engraved with “Let it go” on the back. Now she can sing her heart out with this special pendant.

(Helzberg, $69.99)

3. Diamond Tiara Earrings

For the girl who wants to be a princess, these 14K yellow gold stud earrings feature lab-created pink and purple simulated diamonds. She'll feel extra royal when wearing these.

(Helzberg, $169.99)

4. Pulleez Heart Charm Sliding Ponytail Holder

Pulleez multi-patented ponytail holder securely holds hair in place and is released by simply pressing the toggle. The patented design eliminates damage associated with traditional elastics that twist to hold hair. No more hair tangles or knots!

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)


KIDBOX is the first social mission-based kids’ style box, offering a wide array of top-tier brands. Simply have your kid take the style test, try on what is mailed to you, and then, if your kid decides to keep the box, the company donates brand new kids clothing to the charity of your choice. So sweet, right?

(Walmart, $48)

6. Shimmer Stars

Love is in the (h)air, so get your glam on with Shimmer Stars, who love to make everything shimmer and glitter — including you! Use the included Shimmer Wand to decorate your Shimmer Star’s silky fur with tons of sparkly heart-shaped shimmers, then shimmerize your own hair for a cute, matching and romantic look.

(Target, $14.89- $16.99)

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7. Rescue Runts

Fall in love with your very own rescue animals with Rescue Runts Series 2: Help Me Heal! Available in a Yorkie, Pomeranian, Husky, Tabby and Unicorn, learn about unconditional love and basic responsibility using included tools to help them nurse and care for their pets all year round.

(Walmart, $7.88)

8. Kurio Watch Glow

Stay connected with your young Valentine with the Kurio Watch Glow, the ultimate smartwatch for kids with awesome light effects that make tech for kids more fun than ever before. Bluetooth capabilities enable watch-to-watch messaging so kids can share their texts, emojis, drawings, voice recordings, and photoSs

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

9. LoveBub Security Blanket

This super soft lamb and 18” square security blanket comforts and soothes with music and white noise. You can choose from six different white noise tracks and twelve classic lullabies. There are four warm night light phases, and LoveBub is cuddly, comfy and made from durable minky fabric.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

10. Demeter Fragrance Valentine Love SlimeScent Collection

With SlimeScent, your slime can be as unique as you are. Each SlimeScent portion is ready to use, right from the bottle. By combining different SlimeScents, your kids can now create their own Signature scent, taking slime to a whole new, fun level.

(Demeter Fragrance, $20)

11. Personalized 'Goodnight Little Me' Book

Treat your little one to a personalized goodnight, courtesy of this beautifully illustrated custom book by Jennifer Dewing. Featuring your child's name on the cover, throughout the story, and even in illustrations, this book comes packed with animals wishing them sweet dreams in lovely, lyrical prose.

(Uncommon Goods, $35)

12. Build Your Own Pinball Game

How fun is this? And educational, too! This kit comes with everything you need to create a fully functional, rubber band-powered, cardboard pinball machine. Anyone (ages 13 and up) will be able to assemble their own basic game.

(Uncommon Goods, $49.95)

13. Unicorn Sidewalk Chalk Set

Give your kid something truly magical with this unicorn horn sidewalk chalk. Each horn is crafted in small batches and poured in pastel rainbow colors or painted shimmering gold. Made to fit perfectly in tiny hands, they make a fun gift for ages 3+.

(Uncommon Goods, $15)

14. Play22 Kids Makeup Palette

This set has everything your little fashionista could want: 4 blushes, 8 eyeshadows, 6 lip glosses, 8 glitter glaze, a mirror, brushes, and eyeshadow wand. She'll feel like a million bucks, and the makeup is washable, so you don't have to worry about furniture being ruined.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

15. Wireless Bluetooth Karaoke Microphone

This high-quality microphone has two channel stereo headphones, produces a more stunning KTV live-sound, and more clear music rhythm with echo reverberation. It's lightweight, easy to hold, and just right for the kid who loves to sing everywhere!

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

16. QearFun Unicorn Sequin Journal

This reversible sequin journal is both shiny and sparkly. Just wipe the sequins up or down and you can change the color. Then, scribble away!

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

17. How to Draw Unicorns, Mermaids and Other Magical Friends

The grid method has been used for centuries and is a great way for kids to use observation and proportion skills while drawing. With over 20 magical illustrations, this book will keep them entertained for days!

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

18. Keyboard Playmat

If your child has a great ear and loves to play music, now they can make their own with this Keyboard Mat. Use your hands or feet to make sounds of a piano, saxophone, violin, clarinet, trumpet, banjo, xylophone, or guitar.

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

19. DIY Rhinestone Water Bottle

This set includes 7 sheets of rhinestone stickers and gems. Simply peel and apply to the BPA-free water bottle, which is easy to clean. Because who doesn't like a little sparkle?

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

20. Marvel Superhero Dress-Up Set

For the kid who loves everything Marvel, now they can dress up and be the very superheroes they idolize. With capes, masks and cuffs of 8 superheroes, now play time will be even more entertaining. Excelsior!

(Check prices and reviews on Amazon)

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Aly Walansky is a NY-based lifestyles writer who loves browsing for cute gifts (and great sales) on the Internet, so she found a way to make it part of her job! Find her on Twitter or via email.

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