Awesome Gifts for the 5-Year-Old Girl in Your Life
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Awesome Gifts for the 5-Year-Old Girl in Your Life

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Awesome Gifts for the 5-Year-Old Girl in Your Life
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A Fete for 5

Coming up with unique gift ideas for a 5-year-old girl isn’t always the easiest thing to do. Their interests can be both fickle and fleeting, but there are plenty of ideas that are sure to be a hit with the little lady in your life. We’ve put together what we think are the best gifts for 5-year-old girls, from educational toys to huggable night lights.


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Related: The Best Gifts for 6-Year-Old Girls

Budsies
Budsies

Custom Stuffed Animals

$160 from Budsies

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Bring your child's creative sketches to life with Budsies, which creates custom stuffed animals based on drawings and other artwork. Each handmade stuffed toy is transformed into a 16-inch, 3D version — though you can upgrade to a 30-inch stuffed animal — for a present that celebrates your kid's one-of-a-kind artistry.

Ice Cream Slime Kit
Amazon

Ice Cream Slime Kit

$30 from Amazon

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If you’re looking for a reliable go-to gift that goes over well with pretty much any 5-year-old, slime is your best bet. To make things a little more fun and creative, this kit comes with supplies that allow kids to create ice cream-inspired slime creations. 


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Disney Princess Necklace Activity Set
Target

Disney Princess Necklace Activity Set

$13 from Target

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If the little girl in your life enjoys crafts and Disney princesses, this necklace activity set is the ideal gift for her. The kit comes with five rubber necklaces, five rubber character charms, and 155 beads.

Sing Along Crew
Singing Machine

Sing Along Crew

$30 from Singing Machine

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Your little one is never alone on stage with a Sing Along Crew. Choose from Lil’ Rex, Uni-Queen, or Big Pand — stuffed animals equipped with a microphone, built-in speaker, two pre-loaded songs, and two sound effects. Singers can slip into the backpack straps while their fuzzy friend supports the mic with a mic holder (and serves as their biggest fan, of course).

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Unicorn Gift Box
Etsy

Unicorn Gift Box

$10 from Etsy

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Unicorns and 5-year-old girls go together like peanut butter and jelly. This unicorn-themed gift box features a fun assortment of treats, crafts, accessories, and toys — all for an affordable price.

2-in-1 Musical Jump 'n Toss
Fat Brain Toys

2-in-1 Musical Jump 'n Toss

$26 from Fat Brain Toys

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With different modes for play, this 2-in-1 Musical Jump ‘n Toss features a cute ladybug with poles that connect in different ways and spin. The heights of the poles are adjustable and the toy is also a spinning ring-toss game. Players can choose to play with or without music.


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Hatchimals Pixies Crystal Flyers
Amazon

Hatchimals Pixies Crystal Flyers

$30 and up from Amazon

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Who could forget the craze that was born when Hatchimals first came out? The popular toy brand is still a hit with little girls everywhere and the Pixies Crystal Flyers come in three different fun, sparkly colors. As an added bonus, they light up and fly.

Disney Princess Activity Tote
Target

Disney Princess Activity Tote

$13 from Target

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Complete with an activity pad, four sticker sheets, ten markers, one double-sided magnetic play scene, four magnetic sheets, and two magic reveal posters, the Disney Princess activity tote is the perfect gift to keep your little girl busy and entertained.


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Butterfly Wings
Etsy
Crystal Growing Hedgehog
Fat Brain Toys

Crystal Growing Hedgehog

$15 from Fat Brain Toys

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Instead of spikes, this hedgehog sprouts crystals when your little scientist mixes a special solution with boiling water, using science to have a little bit of creative fun. This unique gift is available in a few different colors.


Related: The Best Gifts for 6-Year-Old Boys

Princess Playhouse Tent
Amazon

Princess Playhouse Tent

$39 from Amazon

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This enchanting princess playhouse tent is the perfect space for little ladies to have tea parties, sleepovers, and more. The tent is polyester and can be set up inside or outside and even comes with star lights to make it even more whimsical.

Barbie Dreamtopia Rainbow Magic Mermaid Doll
Target

Barbie Dreamtopia Rainbow Magic Mermaid Doll

$12 from Target

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Rainbow colors, Barbie, and a mermaid all in one? This doll is definitely the ideal gift for a 5-year-old girl. This mermaid Barbie features a neon color palette, but when she is dipped in warm water, her hair, bodice, and tail all transform into beautiful pastel rainbow colors. To return her to her original colors, dipping her in cold water does the trick.

Unicorn Bath Bombs
Etsy

Unicorn Bath Bombs

$24 from Etsy

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Not only do these bath bombs make bathtime more fun by fizzing and changing the color of the water, each one contains a special surprise inside (like a necklace or bracelet) once the bath bomb disintegrates. Added bonus: They’re made right in Florida with premium, organic ingredients!

Pretend & Play Makeup Station
Fat Brain Toys

Pretend & Play Makeup Station

$30 from Fat Brain Toys

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Five isn’t quite the age to start wearing real makeup, but Fat Brain Toys has the perfect solution: this pint-sized makeup station. This toy allows little ones to use their imagination to have fun with pretend makeup rather than playing Picasso on their face with Mom’s favorite mascara.


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Purse Pets
Amazon

Purse Pets

$16 and up from Amazon

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Purse Pets are unique, engaging, and stylish to boot. Offered in three different styles, these purses are interactive with more than 25 different sounds and reactions. Kiddos can ask the purse questions and get a response, play games and music, and it even blinks and blows kisses.

Orbeez Soothing Spa Activity Kit
Target

Orbeez Soothing Spa Activity Kit

$20 from Target

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Orbeez are arguably one of the most popular sensory toys on the market. They can be messy, but the ways to play with them are nearly endless. This Orbeez spa activity kit is an exciting way for little girls to enjoy the squishy toy and feel pampered in the process. The kit includes 2,000 Orbeez and a cascading waterfall function on the foot bath to create a soothing sensation. 


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Unicorn Sequin Pillow
Etsy

Unicorn Sequin Pillow

$19 and up from Etsy

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If you’re wanting to get the little girl in your life something other than a toy as a gift, this unicorn sequin pillow is the perfect option. An adorable addition to any bed, you can have the pillow personalized with a name and choose from 18 different design options.

Fanciful Fairy Garden
Fat Brain Toys

Fanciful Fairy Garden

$25 from Fat Brain Toys

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Is the 5-year-old girl in your life interested in gardening and flowers? This biosphere terrarium includes everything needed to create a whimsical fairy garden. The kit comes with seeds, multi-colored fairy stones, rose quartz, fairy plant stakes, and a unicorn figurine.

VTech Kidizoom Duo Selfie Camera
Amazon

VTech Kidizoom Duo Selfie Camera

$67 and up from Amazon

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This digital camera can take photos and videos, plus it has a rear-facing camera for selfies. It is durable, designed to withstand drops. The camera also has games and fun photo effects for an added layer of entertainment.

Barbie Tie-Dye Deluxe Styling Head
Target

Barbie Tie-Dye Deluxe Styling Head

$19 from Target

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This styling head comes with 22 pieces including a tie-dye spinner, pink dye, blue dye, scrunchies, ribbon, gems, a nail wheel, and nail stickers. Kids can also wear the accessories in their own hair.


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Personalized Hairbrush
Etsy

Personalized Hairbrush

$10 from Etsy

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Personalized gifts are always fun for little girls. You can choose the color of the brush and the name you want on it, all for an extremely affordable price.

Lumipets Night Light
Amazon

Lumipets Night Light

$25 from Amazon

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This adorable color-changing night light is for girls who love animals. You can choose from 13 critters, both real and imaginary, that light up in nine soft colors. And thanks to the light's silicon material, this soft lamp won't heat up and is literally huggable.

Learnabee Little Genius Kit
Amazon

Learnabee Little Genius Kit

$30 from Amazon

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Precocious kids will love this "little genius" kit, which includes five educational toys. Budding chemists will enjoy the science experiments, whereas the spelling bee and word puzzle are sure to occupy early readers. Whatever your child's interests are, this kit includes something for everyone — from future STEM pioneers to pathbreaking poets.

Hideaway Hangout Nook
Fat Brain Toys

Hideaway Hangout Nook

$85 from Fat Brain Toys

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Whether your kiddo wants a quiet space to read or the ultimate hiding spot, this hideaway hangout nook can be used inside or outside and comes with string lights and an inflatable cushion.


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