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17 Adorable Valentine’s Day Gifts for Kids

Celebrate February 14 with these keepsakes that show the younger people in your life how much you care.

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Love for the little ones

There’s more to Valentine’s Day than clichéd heart-shaped candies. Use our list of seriously cute Valentine’s Day gifts for kids to remind the little ones in your life how special they truly are to you. Celebrate the day to the fullest with these Valentine’s Day traditions from around the world.

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DREAMWORKS TROLLS Stylin’ Poppy Fashion Doll


We’re just a few short weeks away from the premier of Trolls World Tour, which means you can’t go wrong gifting your littlest Valentine Trolls-anything. Our pick is this Stylin’ Poppy doll with hair you can style. Pair her with the Glam Satin Fashion Doll and the Glam Chenille Fashion Doll for an even more colorful gift. Don’t miss these facts about Valentine’s Day you never knew.

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Fisher-Price Snacks for Two


If your tot was eating sushi before they could speak full sentences, they’ll definitely appreciate that this pretend snack set for two offers more than the traditional apples and bananas. Made for budding foodies three and up, the charcuterie set comes with a “sliceable” salamis, pull-apart grapes, crackers, faux-marble plates, a wood-accented cutting board, and kid-friendly knife. It’s perfect for pretend picnics. Don’t miss these silly Valentine’s Day puns you can’t help but smile at.

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Blume Baby Pop


Stores couldn’t keep Blume Dolls in stock before the holidays, so no surprise, the Blume Baby Pop are the hottest toy for V-Day 2020. The set comes with at least three babies, if not four or five, with 25 surprises in all, including removable swaddles and color-changing diapers. Kids will love pulling and “popping” to reveal what’s inside. Check out these sweet Valentine’s Day crafts, too.

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The Children’s Place Flip Sequin Sweater Dress


Roses are red, violets are blue…flip sequins are eternally cool. This red and gray sweater dress with a silver and red flip sequin heart will make her the sweetest Valentine in school.

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Conversation Heart Oreo® Cookies


These cookies are as cute as they are delicious! You’ll get six brightly-colored candy-coated Oreos, each with a modern-day conversation heart message, like “Text Me”.

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American Girl 2020 Doll of the Year


She’s strong, confident, and she’s not afraid to try new things—what love letter could be better than that for the young woman in your life? Joss Kendrick, 2020’s doll of the year, is a surfer, who also happens to have hearing loss. She comes outfitted in a one-piece, hoodie, shorts, flip flops, and a removable hearing aid. Olympic surfing hopeful Caroline Marks served as the real-life inspiration for the doll; Marks is working toward becoming a member of the first-ever U.S. Women’s Olympic surfing team. In addition, American Girl is donating $25,000 to the Hearing Loss Association of America.

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Rescue Runts II Plush Pet You Can Adopt & Rescue


Encourage their empathy with these ridiculously cute Rescue Runts. Kids “adopt” rescue kitties or dogs, like this husky, then help them heal by caring for broken legs, picking out fleas, cleaning dirty paws, and more with the included grooming kit. Once they’re done, the animals can be cleaned up again…and again. Ready to rescue a real dog? Consider these sweet shelter dogs who need a home in 2020.

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LEGO BrickHeadz 40349 Valentine’s Puppy


What’s more adorable the a puppy? A LEGO puppy holding a bouquet of Valentine’s flowers and a LEGO box of heart-shaped chocolates. The kit contains 147 pieces and the pup stands 3-inches tall when completed.

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L.O.L. Surprise Car Pool Coupe


What type of car contains a surprise pool and a dance floor? The brand new L.O.L Surprise Car Pool Coupe, of course! With a rose gold finish and black headlights that also hide a surprise, the outside is equally chic; and the car is safe, too with working seatbelts that fit L.O.L. Surprise! Dolls and L.O.L. Surprise! O.M.G. Fashion Dolls. But that’s not all: it has fold-out mirrors, keys, a working glove comparment and, as to make her L.O.L. dreams come true, it comes with an exclusive L.O.L. Surprise! Doll. Find out the most popular toy the year you were born.

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Columbia Kids’ Disney Ibex™ Jacket


This weatherproof jacket is like the equivalent of a warm hug from mom or dad. Columbia partnered with Disney to bring you this limited edition jacket. It has sweet details including Mickey Mouse ears built into the hood (they can be hid, too), a Mickey-print lining and Mickey-shaped vents for breathability. Shopping for mom? These are the Valentine’s Day gifts women really want.

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Posh Peanut Queen of Heart Pajamas


Holiday-themed PJs aren’t just for Christmas. Your little cutie will love welcoming the day dressed in these heart-print jammies on February 14 and all winter—and spring—long. They’re made of 95 percent Viscose from bamboo and 5 percent Spandex for ultimate softness.

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Chase Cubcoat


The Paw Patrol fan in your life will not want to take off this Chase Cubcoat, but when he does, he can turn it into a stuffie on everyone’s favorite police dog. Plus, Cubcoat donates a portion of its proceeds to Baby2Baby, so you can feel extra good about your purchase. These are more beautiful gifts that give back.

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The Popcorn Factory Cards with Pop


Go beyond a basic Valentine’s Day card and give your kiddo a card with pop—cookies and creme popcorn that is. The popcorn comes packages in a reusable box that’s covered in cute conversation hearts. This is where those conversation heart sayings originally came from.

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The Day It Rained Hearts


Valentine’s Day is perfect for snuggling up and reading a good book together. We suggest The Day It Rained Hearts by Felicia Bond, the illustrator of If You Give a Mouse a Cookie. In this light-hearted tome, it starts to rain hearts, which the protagonist collects to send to her animal friends. Want to encourage a love of reading? These 25 of the best children’s books ever written are the best place to start.

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B4 Adventure Cosmic Glow Mini Golf


Take your family game night to the next level with this glow in the dark at home mini golf set. It comes with five holes that you can arrange (and rearrange) with tunnels, ramps, zig-zags, and a moving windmill. In addition to the printed felt mat, you’ll get two putters and two LED golf balls. Shopping for dad? Check out our guide to the best Valentine’s gifts for him.

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Kurio Watch Glow


Keep in close contact with your littlest Valentine with this kid-friendly, Bluetooth enabled smartwatch. (It pairs with an Android app on your phone.) It comes preloaded with 20 games, plus a built-in camera, activity tracker, music player, alarm/stopwatch, calculator, calendar, and more. These are the best Valentine’s Day gifts that you can buy at the drugstore.

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Weekend at Great Wolf Lodge

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You know the way you fantasize about going to a sunny beach? That’s the way your kids dream of going to Great Wolf Lodge. They’ll love splashing around in the indoor waterpark, running around the halls on the Magiquest, and taking part in the dance parties, and movie nights in the lobby. Over the President’s Day weekend, kids can make Valentine’s Day themed-friendship bracelet and decorate their Wolf Ears, while parents can order a Wine Down service with chocolate-covered strawberries and champagne to enjoy in the room. Don’t miss these other experience gifts the whole family will love.

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Anne L. Fritz
Anne L. Fritz is a freelance writer, editor and mom of two based in Stamford, CT. Prior to launching her freelance career, Anne worked for Woman's Day, Life & Style, Seventeen, and more. You can find more of her musings on motherhood and more at

Fritz is on a lifelong hunt for the fountain of youth. She's convinced her two young kids, who won't let her sit down for longer than five mintues at a time, are it. Or maybe it's karma paying her back.

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