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30+ Gifts for Tweens for Every Budget

Tweens are renowned for being difficult to buy for, they are on the cusp between childhood and adolescence which means they are also easily influenced by their peers and the media. Here are a few ideas for gifts for tweens . . .


Now the classic card game of matching colours and numbers comes with customizable Wild Cards for added excitement! Players take turns racing to get rid of all their cards by matching a card in their hand with the current card shown on top of the deck either by colour or number. Special Action cards deliver game-changing moments and help defeat opponents! Use the Swap Hands card to change hands with any other opponent and write your own rules using the 3 customizable (and erasable) Wild Cards! You’ll find 19 of each colour (red, green, blue, and yellow), plus 8 Draw Two, Reverse and Skip cards in every colour, along with 4 Wild Cards, 4 Wild Draw Four cards, 1 Wild Swap Hands Card and 3 Wild Customizable cards. If you can’t make a match, you must draw from the central pile! Don’t forget to shout “UNO” when you only have one card remaining! The first player to reach 500 points wins. Includes 112 cards and instructions.

EOS Lip Balm

Moisturise, soften and enhance your lips with a balm that delivers lasting hydration, plus a touch of shimmer and shine. Enrich lips with sumptuous shea butter, jojoba oil and anti-oxidant vitamin E, whilst providing a tint of colour. Show your lips the love they deserve, choose Coral.

Holographic Nail Police

This out-of-this-world multi-chromatic duo kit will give your nails an interstellar glow. Two Shade-shifting holographic hues will take you to astronomical heights.

Poop Emoji Keychain

Super Soft, Super Cuddly, Instantly Lovable emoji keyring! Love Bomb Key Chains are manufactured to the highest standards ensuring that our customers can be confident in every aspect and do not fall prey to unlicensed imitations. Dimensions: 55mm diameter x 30mm depth.

Spoons Game

Play this classic card game that’s bigger than life! Race to get four of a kind…and you’d better snag a spoon if you want to stay in the action! Each round somebody will be eliminated, so be sharp, but be thankful that the spoons aren’t!

Birthday Cake Bath Bombs

Birthday Cake Scented BUBBLE Bath Bomb creates a bubble bath when added as you fill your tub.; Packed with shea butter and olive oil to leave your skin super-soft!; When dropped in the water, this bath bomb will fizz, releasing its skin-nourishing oils, soothing fragrance, bubbles, and pink colour into your bath water.; Large 4.5oz(almost the size of a tennis ball) and designed to look like a cupcake.; A favourite among teens and anyone who likes cake scent.

Glitter Tattoo Kit

108 Sheet each Uniquely Themed Glitter Tattoo Stencil Designs, With 24 Color Glitter, Fun for kids & adults, and can be used anywhere on your body. Glitter Tattoo Kit Body Art is Best for Halloween, Festivals, Performing Arts Parties. Kids DIY game. Girl’s pretend game & Dress up the game. Roleplay. Enjoy a great creative time with friends.

Nail Pen Kit

Alex Toys-Sketch It Nail Pen Salon. Paint and sketch colour onto you and your friends nails for any occasion. This package contains five 0.34oz nail pens with a precision tip on one end and a brush on the other forty-nine colour-in appliques 135 sticky nail gems one nail file and easy instructions. Recommended for ages 8 and up. CAUTION: Flammable- keep away from heat or flame. Warning: Choking Hazard- contains small parts. Not for children under 3 years.

Elmers Slime Kit

Enjoy exciting slime making fun with washable, Elmer’s glue slime kit. Everything you need to make homemade slime, Elmer’s slime starter kit includes two bottles of Elmer’s clear PVA glue, four Elmer’s glitter glue pens and two bottles of Elmer’s magical liquid, a slime activator solution. The clear glue creates a clear slime base while the glitter glue pens are ideal for customising the slime with a rainbow of sparkly colours. You also receive two bottles of Elmer’s magical liquid, the all-in-one slime-making solution that transforms any Elmer’s glue into excitingly gooey slime. The Elmer’s PVA glue slime kit delivers family-fun for everyone. *Not for children under 3 years. Adult Supervision Required; this activity is not appropriate for children under the age of 3 years. Thoroughly wash your hands before and after making and playing with slime.

Engraved Inspirational Bracelet

SOLOCUTE inspirational jewellery speaks to the heart, mind and eye. Simultaneously beautiful and thought-provoking, these sayings will inspire, motivate, encourage and ultimately, guide the wearer through life’s complex beauty and all its diversity.

Bath Bomb Kit

Make bath time fun and luxurious by making your own Bath Bombs! There are enough ingredients to create over 8 fabulous fizzy bombs, just follow the illustrated activity guide to see how fun and easy they are to make! The kit also contains wrapping paper, ribbons and gift tags so you can give your fab creations to friends and family. Just one of the collectable FabLab kits available from Interplay.

Bicycle Wheel Light

Colourful and bright LED light string accessory! Can be used to light up your wheels or your bicycle frame. These waterproof neon lights are great to provide safety and visibility to your bike at night, and also to add some glow and shine to your bike. GlowRiders uses 20 Micro LEDs on a 7-foot string that can be wrapped around your bike or wheel spokes. Available in 6 different colours (Blue, Green, Red, White, Pink, and Multicolor). Each package includes 2 seven foot strings of lights, 2 battery housings, 8 ties to attach the housing and clear instructions. Battery pack attaches to the inside of the wheel on standard spokes. Requires 3 AA batteries (not included). Lights last for 48 hours. Can be cut to size to fit almost any tire 20″ and under. Caution: You will get a lot of attention with these lights. 🙂 Perfect for festivals like Burning Man )'( Comes in Blue, Red, Pink, Green, White and Multicolor. Also great for Christmas, Halloween, Fairy Lights, or decorative lights.

Echo Dot Buttons

  • Echo Buttons are an interactive way to play games and control smart home routines through your compatible Echo device.
  • Choose from a catalogue of 75+ compatible Alexa skills.
  • Activate an Alexa smart home routine with the press of a button.
  • Easy setup with the Echo, Echo Dot, Echo Show, Echo Plus, or Echo Spot. Just ask, “Alexa, set up my Echo Buttons”.
  • Connect up to 4 buttons with compatible Echo devices using Bluetooth.
  • Each Echo Button requires 2 AAA batteries. Box contains 4 AAA batteries.


It is a malleable toy similar to the stress ball, yielding easily to pressure. There are moulded in cute animals shapes, carry-on mini size. You can stretch them out or just squeeze them and they won’t break. Ostensibly to relieve stress and muscle tension or to exercise the muscles of the hand.

Jewellery Making Kit

Learn how to make eight glitzy bracelets using this kit’s beautiful beads and colorful waxed cord.

String Art Kit

It’s time to light up your world! This DIY project gives artistic dreamers everything they need to create a work of art from string and lights. Use the template to create a beautiful butterfly or use your imagination to create anything you like!

Ocean Waves Light Projector

It’s a colour changing wave LED night light sleep sound machine with a mini speaker powered by matched USB cable, power adapter and control by both touch sensor key and controller (2*AAA battery not included). It’s perfect for creating a watery ocean-atmosphere, which can be used in bathrooms, living rooms, baby rooms, parties, room decor or any other.

Mermaid Tail Blanket

Are you looking for a perfect gift for your lover on birthday all holidays? Have you ever dreamed of being a beautiful mermaid one day? Now Softan mermaid tail blanket with multi designs and colours come and serve for you!!

Tropical Terrarium

High quality geometric terrarium, made of framed transparent glass. It is ideal for raising succuents and cacti. It is also stuitable for planting tropical plant varieties, such as mosses, orchids, ferns, and air plants.

Bean Bag Toy Storage Chair

Keep your room looking tidy without having to part company with your toys. Storage bags made from canvas with strong seams made strong for hard play and busy kids. A handle for ease of pulling around and moving.

Cupcake Pillow

Decorative cushion with soft touch outer fabric.

Unicorn Onesie

  • High-quality flannel material!Soft and cosy to relax in to stay warm?
  • Fantastic design?A variety of animal shapes make life more interesting?
  • 100% Flannel

Indoor Snowballs

It’s snowball fight time anytime with the amazing Crunchy Snowballs. A product designed to keep kids busy all year long, it gets your kids exercising without knowing it and away from technology for a while. Crunchy Snowballs are good, safe, old-fashioned fun indoors. Our pack of 20 snowballs is energy-sapping, imagination inspired and the hit of any get-together with kids and adults alike.

Plasma Ball

The Benross Group, a provider of quality items for your home and garden. Electric lighting effect that puts the power of lightning at your fingertips! When plugged in using the supplied adapter this 8″ glass ball produces streaks of lightning that react to your touch. Just move your fingers along the outside of the glass and watch as the lightning follows your movements. With its sphere style design, the plasma ball allows you to view the light effect generated from virtually any angle. Please search for more great items from the Benross Group on Amazon.co.uk including an extensive range of Christmas, Garden, Solar Lights, Tools, Polaroid Tablets, Toys and Gizmos, Camping and much more.

Echo Dot

Ask Alexa to play music, answer questions, read the news, check the weather, set alarms, control compatible smart home devices, and more.

Hooded Unicorn Blanket Kit

Tween girls will love crafting and then lounging in this beautiful fleece knotted blanket with a unicorn hood. Who knew learning to sew could be so much fun!

3D Drawing Pen

Adjustable speed and temperature: with 8 different speed levels, it is more accurate to control the filament extrusion speed. The temperature can be adjusted to melt different material. The led screen displays the real-time temperature

Kindle Fire

Beautiful 7″ IPS display with higher contrast and sharper text, a 1.3 GHz quad-core processor, and up to 8 hours of mixed-use battery life (may vary depending on usage). 8 or 16 GB of internal storage and a microSD slot for up to 256 GB of expandable storage.

The Nightmare Before Christmas Edition: Monopoly

Get a metacarpal grip on six metal tokens sculpted after unforgettable characters and subtle symbols from the film, such as Jack’s Skull, Evil Teddy, Sally, Oogie Boogie, Zombie Duck, and Mayor’s Hearse. Fans delighted by the film (and anything Nightmare-themed) will travel across a stylish game board to encounter familiar locations like Dr Finkelstein’s Laboratory, Sally’s Alley, Oogie Boogie’s Casino, and Jack’s Tower, each with custom Title Deed cards and costs for their strategic consideration!

LOL Surprise Bigger Surprise

L.O.L. Surprise dolls were on a top-secret mission when their pet went missing! find surprise clues across the eye spy series to help find their pet! discover 60+ never before seen surprises inside the L.O.L. Surprise bigger surprise with exclusive dolls and accessories!

Fuji Instax Mini Camera

Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 – Ice Blue Instant Camera,

  • Takes 2 – AA Batteries. Picture size-62 x 46mm. Viewfinder-Real image finder, 0.37x, with target spot
  • New Selfie Mirror, Shutter Shutter speed:1/60 sec
  • New Macro Lens adapter for close-ups – 35cm to 50cm
  • Automatic exposure measurement. The camera signals the recommended aperture setting with a flashing LED. This helps capture the perfect photo every time

Hatchimals Surprise Twins

  • Hatchimal Surprise Twins ZUFFIN – Walmart Exclusive
  • HOLD! We need you to take care of us. Keep us warm and happy!
  • HATCH! We really hatch but we can’t do it without your love.
  • PLAY! Raise us from baby to toddler, to kid! Unlock more surprises at each stage.
  • BONUS! Exclusive Hatchimals Charm Bracelet


Original product of Markboard, 100% higher quality. Equipped with two extremely powerful engine the Markboard A8 is able to propel you to a speed above 15KM / H under normal driving conditions with a load of 75kg.

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  1. December 17, 2018 / 12:53 pm

    My tops are the uno cards, bath bombs and the mermaid blanket! Will have those for myself 🙂

    • December 29, 2018 / 5:54 pm

      Ha, I hope Santa brought you all that you wished for x

  2. December 17, 2018 / 6:18 pm

    Great ideas! I have some tweens in the family to buy for and they are the most difficult!

    • December 18, 2018 / 12:38 pm

      Aren’t they just, even more so when they aren’t your own tweens!

  3. December 17, 2018 / 9:27 pm

    Some wonderful ideas, I’ll have to check out the EOS lip balm and the engraved bracelet for Roo

    • December 18, 2018 / 12:37 pm

      I think tween girls are easier to buy for than tween boys don’t you?

  4. December 18, 2018 / 12:13 am

    omg Uno is seriously one of my favorite games to play

    • December 18, 2018 / 11:20 am

      Would you believe I have never played it? I only heard of it for the first time this year!

    • December 19, 2018 / 7:31 am

      I only heard of it for the first time this year ?

    • December 19, 2018 / 11:01 am

      It seems to be a really popular game but I am still yet to play it.

  5. Clare Minall
    December 18, 2018 / 12:11 pm

    What a lovely ideas. I am actually looking for something fornthis Holidays and this must be really perfect.

    • December 19, 2018 / 11:02 am

      Fabulous hopefully I have given you a few ideas you hadn’t already considered.

  6. Helen Neale
    December 18, 2018 / 12:13 pm

    The cupcake pillows looks really cute. This is something that my kids would really love. I’ll have to look into this.

    • December 19, 2018 / 11:02 am

      Isn’t it? My daughter would love the cupcake pillow, she does love her pillows 🙂

  7. ashleynicolerice
    December 18, 2018 / 10:23 pm

    The poop emoji, yes!!! haha! Not going to lie, even I want the 3d pen.

    • December 19, 2018 / 7:29 am

      Haha I don’t think any of us truly grow up ?

  8. Danielle
    December 19, 2018 / 1:26 am

    All of these gifts are just perfect for tweens and I’m sure would be really well received!

    • December 19, 2018 / 7:28 am

      Thank you, hopefully it will help a few people to choose something with ease x

  9. December 19, 2018 / 8:23 am

    Those are lovely gift! They are great idea for christmas gift

    • December 19, 2018 / 10:59 am

      Thank you, every little idea helps doesn’t it 🙂

  10. December 19, 2018 / 1:21 pm

    Uno is a great idea. It can be a bit intense, but it’s always fun when we play as a family.

    • December 20, 2018 / 1:31 pm

      I still haven’t played it but people tell me it’s a good one 🙂

  11. Geraline Batarra
    December 21, 2018 / 5:35 pm

    Wow, great ideas, especially the cake scented bubble bath. It was something that you would appreciate but would not even thought of buying.

    • December 29, 2018 / 5:08 pm

      Sometimes its the little things which make the difference with gifts isn’t it?

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