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One of the most difficult things to shop for is a one-year-old boy. They are at that in-between stage where they are not quite a baby but not yet a toddler.
This list will help you pick the best toys and gifts for 1-year-old boys for birthdays, Christmas, and other celebrations.
- Little Tikes Go and Grow Dino Indoor Outdoor Ride On Toy Trike
- Carrier Vehicle Toy Trucks
- Touch and Feel Crinkle Cloth Book
- Wooden Kids Baby Activity Cube
- Sassy Stacks of Circles Stacking Ring
- Baby Truck Car Toy and Playmat Storage Bag
- VTech Busy Learners Activity Cube
- VTech Sit-To-Stand Learning Walker
- VTech Count and Win Sports Center
- Little Tikes 2-in-1 Pirate Ship Ride-On Toy and Playset
- Go, Go! Cute Swimming Turtle Bath Toys
- Hypoallergenic Baby Hooded Towels
- Sleep Space Vibrating Crib Soother
- Olive Kids Dinosaur Land Toddler Sheet Set
- Dinosaur Storage Bin For Laundry and Toys
- Dinosaur Personalized Blanket
- Flannel Hooded Cosplay Jumpsuit
- Toddler Tent Playhouse with Star Lights
- Mobo Wobo Rocking Horse Ride On & Baby Balance Bike
- VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels Ultimate Corkscrew Tower
- Kid Trax Recycling Truck Interactive Ride On Toy
- Blockaroo Magnetic Foam Building Blocks
- Fisher-Price Grow-the-Fun Garden to Kitchen
- LeapFrog 100 Animals Book
- Mega Bloks Pull Along Puppy
- Sesame Street Rock and Rhyme Elmo
- Toddler Doodle
- Mega Bloks Build ‘n Learn Table
- Melissa & Doug Turtle Ball Pit
- Fisher-Price Little People Nativity Advent Calendar
- Fisher-Price Bounce and Spin Puppy
- Music Gifts for 1-Year-Olds
- VTech Pull and Sing Puppy
- Convertible Wagon/Sleigh
- Feed Me Cookie Monster
- Baby Einstein Curiosity Table Activity Center Station Toddler Toy
- Little Tikes Perfect Fit 4-in-1 Trike
- VTech Light-Up Baby Touch Tablet
- Thomas the Train Ride-on with Tracks
- Melissa and Doug Toolbox
- VTech Baby Lil’ Critters Spin and Discover Ferris Wheel
- Baby Shark Shirt Doo Doo Doo
- Melissa & Doug Flip Fish Toy
- Fisher-Price Linkimals Smooth Moves Sloth, with Music & Lights
- Kiddieland Disney Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Plane Light and Sound Activity Ride-On
- Step 2 Whisper Ride II
- Munchkin Float and Play Bubbles Bath Toy
- First 100 Words: A Padded Board Book
- High Seas Wooden Boat Rocker
- Green Toys Fire Truck
- Radio Flyer Retro Rocket Ride On
- Sportstastic Activity Center By Step2
- Melissa & Doug Kids Pull-Back Vehicle Set
- More Gifts for Boys
Little Tikes Go and Grow Dino Indoor Outdoor Ride On Toy Trike
The Little Tikes Go and Grow Dino Ride On Toy Trike is perfect for any toddler who loves dinosaurs!
This trike features a wide front wheelbase, an oversized rear wheel for balance, and an adjustable seat.
It’s perfect for indoor or outdoor use, and your child will have hours of fun riding around on their very own dinosaur!
Carrier Vehicle Toy Trucks
Looking for a way to keep your little one entertained? The Carrier Vehicle Toy Truck is perfect for 1-year-olds.
This big transport truck comes with an airplane, taxi, public bus, cargo truck, cement mixer, and dump truck, all with a pull-back function.
It’s the perfect way to keep your little one busy.
Touch and Feel Crinkle Cloth Book
Looking for a unique and fun way to help stimulate your baby’s development? Check out our Touch and Feel Crinkle Cloth Book!
This soft book has 6 high contrast colors, 9 different patterns, and 1 baby-safe mirror.
Help your little ones explore their senses with this wonderful book!
Wooden Kids Baby Activity Cube
The Wooden Kids Baby Activity Cube is perfect for any 1-year-old boy.
It includes 5 TOYS IN 1, a wooden bead maze, an abacus, spinning gears, a learning clock, and a shape sorter.
Plus, it comes with bonus stacking cups and essential words board book.
Sassy Stacks of Circles Stacking Ring
These sassy stacking rings are perfect for developing hand-eye coordination and sorting skills.
Each ring is a different color and texture, making it a fun and challenging puzzle for little ones.
The chunky design is easy to grasp and stack, perfect for small hands.
Baby Truck Car Toy and Playmat Storage Bag
This is the perfect set for little ones who love cars! The Baby Truck Car Toy and Playmat Storage Bag come with seven car toys, a traffic light, and a play mat.
The play mat folds into a storage bag, making it easy to keep everything together. Plus, it’s great for on-the-go fun.
VTech Busy Learners Activity Cube
The VTech Busy Learners Activity Cube is a great gift for 1 year old.
It has 14 interactive features that develop fine motor skills, learn colors, shapes, and more. incl. 25 playful songs and melodies.
Motion-activated sounds make it even more fun for kids to learn and play.
VTech Sit-To-Stand Learning Walker
The VTech Sit-To-Stand Learning Walker is perfect for little ones learning to walk.
The detachable activity panel features piano keys, shape sorters, telephone handsets, and light-up buttons – providing endless entertainment and learning opportunities.
The Walker is also great for developing gross motor skills and coordination.
VTech Count and Win Sports Center
This Count and Win Sports Center is a great toy for toddlers who love basketball and soccer.
It has an LED scoreboard and 65 songs, sounds, melodies, and phrases. You’ll hear sounds and phrases when you make a goal or score a basket.
This educational toy will help your toddler learn counting, colors, sports, and more.
Little Tikes 2-in-1 Pirate Ship Ride-On Toy and Playset
This Little Tikes 2-in-1 Pirate Ship Ride-On Toy and Playset is perfect for your little pirate.
They can ride on the boat with wheels or play with the figures and accessories in the playset.
The 4 realistic pirate ship sounds add to the fun, and the under-seat storage is great for keeping all the pieces together.
Go, Go! Cute Swimming Turtle Bath Toys
Looking for a fun and unique bath time experience for your little ones? Check out Go, Go! Cute Swimming Turtle Bath Toys.
This pack of 3 turtle toys is perfect for making bath time fun. Each turtle has wind-up gear that makes them swim and spin around in the tub.
Hypoallergenic Baby Hooded Towels
These Hypoallergenic Baby Hooded Towels are perfect for keeping your toddler warm and dry.
They’re available in various adorable animal designs and are made from a soft, hypoallergenic material that’s gentle on your little one’s skin.
Plus, they’re machine-washable for easy care.
Sleep Space Vibrating Crib Soother
TheSleep Space Vibrating Crib Sootheris an astronaut-shaped toy that vibrates and soothes babies to sleep.
It has six hour-long modes, each with different vibration patterns and intensities.
It’s also lightweight and portable, so you can take it with you when you travel.
Olive Kids Dinosaur Land Toddler Sheet Set
Looking for a fun and unique way to liven up your toddler’s bedroom? Check out the Dinosaur Land Toddler Sheet Set!
This sheet set is made of 100% cotton and features a vibrant and playful dinosaur design that will brighten up any room.
The set includes a flat sheet, fitted sheet, and pillowcase and is machine washable for easy care.
Dinosaur Storage Bin For Laundry and Toys
Looking for an easy and efficient way to store your child’s toys and laundry? Look no further than the Dinosaur Storage Bin!
This laundry and toy bin is made from canvas with a fun dinosaur print, and the interior material is made of 100% polyethylene for easy cleaning.
Dinosaur Personalized Blanket
This product is sure to make any little one smile.
The Dinosaur Personalized Blanket is perfect for naps, bedtime, or anytime your child wants to snuggle up with their new best friend.
The soft and cozy blanket features a dinosaur character that can be personalized with your child’s name.
Flannel Hooded Cosplay Jumpsuit
Looking for a unique and fun costume for your toddler? Check out this Flannel Hooded Romper!
These jumpsuits feature an animal hoodie and come in various designs, including a hedgehog, cow, cat, duck, dog, unicorn, mouse, owl, and more.
They’re perfect for Halloween or any dress-up occasion. Plus, the 2-way zipper makes diaper changes easy.
Toddler Tent Playhouse with Star Lights
This fun indoor Toddler Tent Playhouse will keep your little one entertained for hours.
It’s easy to set up and has two mesh windows for ventilation.
The star lights are a nice touch and make it perfect for reading or relaxing.
Mobo Wobo Rocking Horse Ride On & Baby Balance Bike
The Rocking Horse Ride On & Baby Balance Bike is innovative as this toy easily converts from a rocking horse into a cool ride-on balance bike.
The Mobo Wobo rocking horse ride-on comes in 4 colors: Green, Red, Pink, and Blue.
VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels Ultimate Corkscrew Tower
Next, we have the VTech Go! Go! Smart Wheels Ultimate Corkscrew Tower is a truly epic toy for a 1-year-old boy.
This awesome race track features 2 configurations that the included Rocky the Racecar can complete.
Kid Trax Recycling Truck Interactive Ride On Toy
The Kid Trax Recycling Truck Interactive Ride-On Toy is one awesome ride-on for a 1-year-old boy. This cool recycling truck can do over 100 sound effects and voice lines.
The truck features a moving mouth and comes with 9 recyclable goods that can be dumped out again using the real working lever.
The ride on is a safe ride with a one-forward speed push button drive.
Blockaroo Magnetic Foam Building Blocks
Blockaroo Magnetic Foam Building Blocks are magnetic building blocks made of soft foam.
They easily connect and even float in the tub.
Fisher-Price Grow-the-Fun Garden to Kitchen
The Fisher-Price Grow-the-Fun Garden to Kitchen is a fantastic educational playset for a 1-year-old boy.
This huge play kitchen and garden includes more than 30 different pieces and features music and colorful lights to make it even more spectacular.
LeapFrog 100 Animals Book
Next on the list is the LeapFrog 100 Animals Book, a cool interactive book that teaches kids about 100 animals.
They’ll find out their names, where they live, names, what sounds they make, and all kinds of other fun facts.
The book is bilingual and teaches how to sing songs in English and Spanish. Requires 2 AA batteries, which are included.
Mega Bloks Pull Along Puppy
The Mega Bloks Pull Along Puppy is a colorful, fun toy for a 1-year-old boy.
Just feed the adorable puppy the blocks, take it for a walk, and watch it poop out them.
The puppy includes 15 building blocks that kids can use to build their own creations.
Sesame Street Rock and Rhyme Elmo
Every one-year-old boy loves Elmo, and this brand new Elmo doll will surely put a big smile on his face!
This cute Elmo can do 14 cool phrases and sing 5 songs. Your child can sing along with Elmo; when he squeezes his nose, Elmo will make funny honking noises.
The Toddler Doodle is good for hours of mess-free drawing fun.
This magnetic doodle board comes with 2 stamps and displays colors as well Red, Yellow, Green, and Blue.
Mega Bloks Build ‘n Learn Table
If you’re looking for a great set of building blocks for a 1-year-old boy, this Mega Bloks Build and Learn table is a good choice.
This building table comes with 30 building blocks to build a town, a market, and lots of other cool stuff.
After playtime, the table can be folded away for easy storage.
Melissa & Doug Turtle Ball Pit
A ball pit for kids ages 9 months to 2 years old also serves as storage. The pit looks like a turtle and contains 60 squeezable balls in 2 sizes.
Great toy for developing a child’s physical, social and cognitive skills.
Fisher-Price Little People Nativity Advent Calendar
The Fisher Price Little People Nativity Advent Calendar is perfect for little hands.
It features a foldable play mat (nativity scene) and 25 pieces your toddler can collect every day until December 25.
Fisher-Price Bounce and Spin Puppy
This cute little puppy talks, sings, and lights up, and your toddler can bounce and spin on it to their heart’s content (or at least until nap time).
Music Gifts for 1-Year-Olds
A selection of the best music gifts for 1-year-old boys. These items are fun and educational and introduce kids to colors, sounds, and other musical concepts.
VTech Baby Lil’ Critters Moosical Beads
This cuddly baby cow is more than just a stuffed animal – it’s also singing, talking educational toy!
The Lil’ Critters Moosical Beads by VTech helps your child develop motor skills and learn through 30 playful songs, melodies, sounds, and phrases.
It’s the perfect car or crib toy for on-the-go or at-home learning fun!
MOONTOY Baby Crawling Musical Penguin Toy
This MOONTOY Baby Crawling Musical Penguin Toy is perfect for encouraging your toddler to walk.
It waddles and has a built-in heartbeat, animal sounds, lullaby, cheering, and other music.
The LED lights are sure to capture your little one’s attention.
Baby Einstein Take Along Tunes Musical Toy
A take-along music toy that plays child-friendly versions of Mozart, Rossini, Chopin, and Vivaldi. The baby Einstein plays a total of 7 classical masterpieces and has a screen with colorful dancing lights.
The musical toy has an easy-to-grasp colorful caterpillar-shaped handle with beads to play with. Nice to know that the volume has a high, low, and offsetting, good for parents when they hear too much classical music.
A nicely priced entertaining toy for your one-year-old that develops music appreciation, gross motor skills, and color recognition.
LeapFrog Learn & Groove Shakin’ Colors Maracas
The LeapFrog Learn & Groove Shakin’Colors Maracas features a light-up dome that changes colors with the music and plays sound effects; the other includes colorful shaker beads.
This musical toy includes three play modes: colors, numbers, and music.
Little toddlers can add rattling sounds to the songs that play, count from 1-10 with every shake, and press the six light-up buttons to hear color and instrument names.
VTech Pull and Sing Puppy
Toddlers will have lots of fun and adventures with the VTech Pull and Sing Puppy. Pull the puppy by the cord and watch his nose light up and his legs move while the music starts playing.
This toy helps toddlers develop fine motor skills and introduces numbers and colors to the child.
The VTech Pull and Sing Puppy features 60+ melodies, sounds, and phrases.
An outdoor toy that can be used all year long! This wagon takes only minutes to change the no-flat tires to the sturdy sled skis for hours of outdoor fun.
It has a long handle for pushing/pulling, and it’s made in Canada.
Feed Me Cookie Monster
Kids can unleash their appetite for fun by pretending to feed the Cookie Monster toy his favorite snack – a cookie!
He will respond with funny phrases, such as “Me Love Cookie” and “One More Cookie Please!”
Squeeze Cookie Monster’s belly to hear more silly phrases, his iconic belly laugh, and to hear him sing a song!
Baby Einstein Curiosity Table Activity Center Station Toddler Toy
This activity table comes packed with gears and gadgets for kids to play and learn.
There’s music, a whiteboard with a magnetic surface, discovery circuits, flashing lights, and more.
The removable legs convert this toy from table to floor play.
Little Tikes Perfect Fit 4-in-1 Trike
The Little Tikes trike for toddlers grows with them in 4 stages. From stage 1, parents push the trike and have full control, to stage 4, where kids pedal and steer independently.
It comes with a full shade canopy for sun protection, a high back adjustable safety seat, a 5-point seat belt, a storage bucket, and a bottle/snack tray.
VTech Light-Up Baby Touch Tablet
One of the best tablets for 1-year boys is the V-tech light-up touch tablet. It teaches them numbers, letters, shapes, counting, and animals and has 10+ apps for imaginative play.
Like their mom en dad, they can pretend to send emails and check the weather and time.
The interactive learning screen lights up when they swipe or tap it, and kids can also listen to music!
Thomas the Train Ride-on with Tracks
If your 1-year-old boy is a wanna-be driver, this Thomas the train ride-on with tracks is a great way to practice!
Specifically built for toddlers, this ride-on features easy-to-push buttons, comfy footrests, and a safe 1mph on the tracks.
As soon as they’re confident enough, they can ride the train on the track and go up to 2mph.
Super fun toy for 1-year-old boys that helps develop fine motor skills.
Melissa and Doug Toolbox
For the future builder, this tool set is a lot of fun.
It comes with a vibrating drill, a saw, hammer, screwdriver, and two soft corduroy-covered blocks that easily fit together with two soft nails/screws.
VTech Baby Lil’ Critters Spin and Discover Ferris Wheel
This cute Ferris Wheel has a suction cup, so it can be stuck to everything.
Spinning the wheel develops motor skills, while sounds and phrases encourage words, numbers, colors, and animals.
Baby Shark Shirt Doo Doo Doo
This 1st birthday shirt is funny and so adorable! Your little boy will be having a ball wearing this on his birthday.
Choose from 10 colors.
Melissa & Doug Flip Fish Toy
This cuddly fish is actually a toy for kids that helps them develop social, physical, and cognitive skills.
The squeaker tail encourages finger strength and grasping, while the pictures hidden under the scales encourage exploration.
Made from washable fabric.
Fisher-Price Linkimals Smooth Moves Sloth, with Music & Lights
Linkimals are fun and educational toys that get your child moving and learning with groovy dance moves, lights, music, and songs.
This adorable sloth claps his hands, bobs his head, and kids will learn all about numbers, colors, and more when pressing the buttons on his feet.
Connect the toy to other Linkimals to create a music and lights show.
Kiddieland Disney Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Plane Light and Sound Activity Ride-On
This cute Mickey Mouse Plane has many buttons that activate lights, make sounds and make the lighted propeller spin.
It also plays the Mickey Mouse march song and features realistic landing and take-off sounds.
Step 2 Whisper Ride II
Ride-on toys make top gifts for 1-year-old boys, so let me introduce you to the Whisper Ride II.
This cool colorful toddler car features 2 cup holders, a seat belt for safety, and under-the-hood storage space to put your gear.
The Whisper Ride II has a foldable handle for easy transport and whispers quiet, super comfortable wheels.
The Whisper Ride II also makes a good alternative for a stroller as this toy is very well suited to explore the neighborhood & surroundings. We give the Whisper Ride II a big thumbs up!
Munchkin Float and Play Bubbles Bath Toy
Awesome bath toys that will make your one-year-old jump for joy. Play bubbles are fun animals locked up in plastic bubbles that contain rattle beads and spinners.
The balls float in the water for your young man to play with. A durable toy made of BPA-free plastics that don’t hold water, so there’s no mold to worry about.
They stimulate the sense of sight, hearing, and touch and are also great for motor skills. Spending time in the tub has never been more fun!
First 100 Words: A Padded Board Book
The best Non Toy Gift for a 1-Year-Old Boy? Board books! They love and cherish reading with their parents for years to come.
The First 100 words board book is the perfect book for a 1-year-old! It includes 100 pictures to learn words and fits in a diaper bag!
High Seas Wooden Boat Rocker
Your little explorer will love this cute wooden boat rocker. Children love rocking toys it’s an exciting activity that’s also great for burning off excess energy.
This nautical-themed wooden boat rocker features a seat with a supportive back for a comfortable and safe ride.
The teeter tooter has a solid wood construction that’s made to last. The paint finish is child safe, and the rocker meets or exceeds US safety standards.
Green Toys Fire Truck
A wonderful green toy that’s made from recycled plastics to save the environment. The red fire truck features a roof ladder that raises and pivots and 2 removable ladders on the sides.
All Green Toys products are totally child safe and use no external coatings or paints.
This environmentally friendly toy is proudly made in the USA!
Radio Flyer Retro Rocket Ride On
The retro rocket ride-on is the perfect first ride for a one-year-old boy as it’s a stable, safe ride that provides hours of fun.
- Some of the features: Cool retro styling.
- Dashboard with flashing lights.
- Storage area under the seat.
- Clicking nose cone.
- Realistic astronaut and space sounds (Batteries included).
Radio Flyer toys are known for their wonderful classic design and are a great alternative for all the mass-produced low-quality ride-on toys.
This scoot about is great for training balance, strengthening arm and leg muscles, and eye-hand coordination.
Certainly one of the best gifts for 1-year-old boys!
Sportstastic Activity Center By Step2
Let the game begin! This versatile toddler 3-in-1 sports center features a baseball and bat, a soccer goal, a basketball hoop, and a ball for shooting hoops.
A really nice feature of this activity set is the slide, and you can bet that this will be your boy’s favorite feature of this toy.
Melissa & Doug Kids Pull-Back Vehicle Set
Every boy loves cars, and the Melissa & Doug Kids Pull-Back Vehicle Set will make the perfect first vehicle for a 1-year-old boy.
A set of four colorful soft pull-and-go vehicle sets that will develop gross and fine motor skills and is great for imaginative play.
Melissa & Doug have a wonderful range of child-friendly toys for babies and toddlers, which do make awesome gifts for 1-year-old boys!
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