Finding the best toys and gifts for 1 year old girls can be really hard. Do you buy something for the little girl or do you buy something for the mommy that is practical for the little girl?
It can be a real headache coming up with that perfect gift.
We have done the legwork to come up with some fantastic gift ideas for 1 year old girls. We have selected the best Christmas gifts and birthday gifts for 1 year old girls, toys that will make her dance, laugh, sing and even learn!
Fisher Price Vanity
Great for role play, this Fisher Price Laugh & Learn Let’s Get Ready Sink has sound and light effects while little girls get ready for their day.
They learn phrases, objects, colors, daily routines and more!
Comes with smart stages technology, so you can choose the level that best suits your child.
Book Gifts for 1 Year Old Girls
To help your 1 year old girl develop speech, board or cloth books with rhymes and simple stories are the best. Read to her as often as possible and picking books with bright, attention grabbing pictures will make it fun for you both.
Here are some of the best books that make great gifts for 1 year old girls!
Goodnight Moon Book
Reading out loud to kids helps develop their speech. This classic book Goodnight moon revolves around a bunny that says goodbye to everything in his room.
This book has been used for bedtime reading for over 60 years. Kids love it and it helps them relax.
Dear Zoo: A Lift-the-Flap Book
This classic lift-the-flap book by Rod Campbell has been a firm favorite with toddlers and parents alike for almost 40 years!
The book takes young readers on a magical trip to the zoo and by lifting the flaps they discover the animals the zoo has: a monkey, a lion, and even an elephant!
First 100 Words Board book
Your little girl will discover new words and pictures with this bright board book. There are 100 color photographs to look at, and 100 simple first words to read and learn, too.
The book is the perfect size for little hands to hold and fits neatly in a diaper bag.
Star Projector Night Light for Kids
Toddlers that are scared of the dark benefit from having a nigh light in their room. This star projector night light has 3 different themes that project on the ceiling with 6 different color modes.
With the shade you’ll a have a night light; without the shade it’s a projector.
VTech Light-Up Baby Touch Tablet Pink
This light up tablet for kids plays music, sings songs, teaches them letters, shapes, numbers and it lights up.
And just like her parents, she can use (pretend) email, check the weather or the time.
This is a fun learning tablet for the little ones, that’s also light weight, so it’s great for travel/outdoors.
Fisher-Price Laugh & Learn Smart Stages Chair
A cute singing and learning chair for kids age 1 – 3 that comes with 3 different levels of learning that “grows” with them.
When the child sits or stands on the chair, it automagically plays songs and phrases that introduces them to first words, colors, numbers, shapes, opposites and more.
There are over 75 songs and phrases, which a lot of parents apreciate, because it doesn’t become repetitive.
There’s also a remote control and a flipbook on the arm seat that light up and did we mention it has volume control?
Baby Bike for 1 Year Old Girl
A baby bike is perfect is for little girls to learn balancing and scooting around the house. This balance bike ticks all the safety boxes:
- Made from durable carbon steel
- Wheels are fully enclosed
- No pedals
- Turning is limited to 135 degrees to avoid baby falling down
- CPSC passed, ASTM and CE standards complience
It’s a good quality bycicle that 1 year old girls will have a lot of fun with, pushing themselves around the room.
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 comes with a long handle for pushing/pulling and it’s made in Canada.
Floral Headband for Girl Age 1
This set includes 3 floral headbands for 1 year old girls. She will look adorable wearing these! Great for family portraits!
VTech Musical Rhymes Book
An interactive nursery rhymes book that comes with 6 nursery rhymes. The pages are easy to turn so perfect for little hands.
The 5 piano buttons on the side make sounds or play music and turn into a mini piano when the book is closed.
Rockabye Angel the Unicorn Rocker Ride On
Kids (and adults) love unicorns and this unicorn rocker will add to their excitement. It’s not just a rocking horse, but also an educational toy.
The unicorn has 4 buttons at the back of it’s head that teaches kids to count, the alphabet, colors and shapes!
This unicorn rocker is one of the best gifts for girls age 1 – 3.
Fisher-Price Bright Beats Dance & Move BeatBo
BeatBo is one of the cutest robots you will ever see and actually a winner of numerous toy of the year awards.
He has a light up tummy that when you press it he will dance and interact with your child. He has three modes of play, the first one is basically getting your child up and dancing which is a lot of fun to watch.
But he can also help teach your child some basic ABC’s and he even has a fun, Simon Says kind of game as well.
BeatBo is the kind of toy that a little girl is just going to fall in love with. Your 1 year old can even record herself, talking or singing and BeatBo will turn it into a song!
This really is an awesome gift idea for a 1 year old girl and one that she is going to have a great deal of fun with.
Rainbow Baby Pool
A great summer toy for toddlers is this rainbow baby pool. It comes with a rainbow canopy to protect your toddler from the sun.
Radio Flyer 4-in-1 Stroll ‘N Trike
Next up we have the awesome Radio Flyer 4-in-1 Stroll ‘N Trike
This red toddler tricycle lets your little girl transform through 4 different growing stages:
- Toddler trike (9 mos. – 18 mos.)
- Steering trike (18 mos. – 24 mos.)
- Learn-to-ride trike (2 – 3 yrs.)
- Classic trike (4 – 5 yrs.).
The removable accessories allow this tricycle to grow with your child.
The accessories include an adjustable UV protection canopy, wrap around tray, headrest and seat belt, foot rest, and parent push handle.
In general for a 1 year old, this is how to ride in style!
Sit to Stand Alphabet Train by VTech
We love toys that offer a child a fun time, but also help them learn. That is what you get with the Sit to Stand Alphabet Train by VTech.
The sit to stand alphabet train has three different play modes. One is for your child sitting on the floor. Here she can learn about letters, shapes, and colors as she places the pieces into the train.
There is a mode where she can stand up and use the train as a walker and she can even sit on top and ride it around the living room. It is a really cool toy and as it offers so many different ways to play with it, she is not going to get bored with it after five minutes.
It also plays a ton of different sounds and even has a mini keyboard on the top. If your child like noisy toys, she is going to really love this as it has many different sound effects and songs.
We really think that as far as interactive toys go, this is one of the best, especially when you consider they can ride on it and push it around as well.
Little People Surprise & Sounds Home by Fisher Price
The Little People Surprise & Sounds Home by Fisher Price is one of the best playsets for little girls on the market. The house is super cute and features all kinds of rooms.
There is a bedroom, a kids bedroom which has bunk beds, a kitchen, bathroom and even a living area.
This is quite a lively house as it has over 50 amazing sound effects! These range from the toilet flushing, a talking oven and alarm clock to all kinds of cute songs!
In all this is a great gift and something any little girl is going to have a lot of fun with. We especially like how the house folds up for easy storage once they have finished playing with it.
Baby Stella Peach Soft Nurturing First Baby Doll
Little girls love to pretend to be a mommy and if you are looking for a fun, well made and awesome doll for that special little girl in your life, the baby Stella doll is it.
This is the kind of doll that she will want to carry everywhere. The baby Stella doll is super soft and cute so your child is going to love cuddling up to her and taking her everywhere she goes.
Your child can even take the dolls clothes off and put some new ones on which we are sure she will have a lot of fun doing.
Laugh & Learn Puppy and Friends Learning Table by Fisher Price
It is really awesome to watch your little lady move around, dance, sing and just have a good time. Well, that is what she will be doing with the Laugh & Learn Puppy and Friends Learning Table by Fisher Price.
We just love this learning table as it is four in one. Each section has a theme. There is a music, learning, imagination and a bilingual section to the table. They can play the keyboard, learn about letters, hear a story and even learn a little bit of Spanish. It is the kind of toy that is not just fun for them to play with, they are also going to learn a lot as well.
The legs can be removed and she can play with it on the floor which is handy if your child has trouble standing for a long period of time. The cute monkey and puppy characters will become great friends with your little girl as they sing, dance and learn together.
Baby’s Light-Up Laptop, Pink by VTech
What makes Baby’s Light-Up Laptop, Pink by VTech one of the better gifts for 1 year old girls is, how it is fun & educational and under 20 bucks.
The laptop can play songs, sounds and in total has over 100 different sound effects. There is a nice sized screen that is easy to understand. Numbers, letters, colors, animals, and music are all things that they can learn with this laptop.
It is nice and easy to use and including the mini keyboard, there is only a handful of buttons. By far the cutest thing about this laptop is how the mouse is actually a super cute little mouse.
While your child can have fun just slamming away at the buttons, eventually she will get the hang of it and really enjoy playing the different learning games that this laptop offers. If you are looking for a gift that is fun, high quality and is very affordable, you must consider this one.
Little Tikes Princess Cozy Coupe Ride On
The Little Tikes Princess Cozy Coupe Ride On is incredibly adorable. All little girls need their own cool set of wheels and that is what they will have with this.
As far as cars for little girls go, this is one of the sturdiest you can get. It is made from solid and strong plastic that is going to last for a very long time and be able to handle a lot of abuse over and over again.
Your child can push this along herself, but if she is still a little too small for that, you can put in a foot rest for her and then you can push her along.
We love this little car and are sure that your daughter will really enjoy being pushed to the park while relaxing inside it.
Musical Rainbow Tea Set by LeapFrog
Little girls love things that are cute, play lots of songs and let them role play. That is why the Musical Rainbow Tea Set by LeapFrog is one of the more popular toys for 1 year old girls on this list.
How can you look at that cute face on the teapot and not smile? This teapot does more than brew pretend cups of tea.
It can play seven different songs which teach your child about colors, letters, and numbers.
It is really cool how in the tummy of the teapot you can see the tea sloshing around and you can even hear it.
The sound effects this does are very amusing and are sure to make your daughter laugh.
Also included are a couple of plastic cups and a cake. The cake actually serves as a game as your child will need to match the right pieces of cake to the right color or type of food.
We think this is an awesome gift idea and are sure your child will have a lot of fun with it.
My Pal Violet by LeapFrog
For what looks like a pretty standard cuddly dog, My Pal Violet by LeapFrog is one of the most high tech pooches we have ever seen.
My Pal Violet offers a lot of different activities. By connecting her to a smartphone or tablet, you can actually teach her your child’s name and she will say it and teach your child how to spell it.
It is very funny watching a child wonder how this dog knows their name.
In total there are 15 different learning activities which range from basic ABC’s to learning about numbers and colors.
Violet has over 40 different songs that she can play and as she is really cute, your little girl is surely going to want to cuddle her all the time as well.
Just note that you will need a smart device and an internet connection to get the best out of My Pal Violet.
Gund Philbin Teddy Bear – Gifts For 1 Year Old Girls
There are certain things that never go out of style and this Gund Philbin Teddy Bear is one of them. You cannot have a list of the best gifts for 1 year old girls and not have some kind of teddy bear on it!
Well, this fellow here is one of the cutest we have ever seen and at 18 inches in size, your little girl is going to really love hugging him and dragging him all over the house.
Made by Gund a company who has over a century of experience making teddy bears, the Gund Philbin Teddy Bear is very well made. So not only is he very cute, he is not going to tear or get damaged easily.
We would bet that your little girl is going to want to keep him for many years, so as well as being fun, he will be something she loves for a very long time.
Sesame Street Talking ABC Elmo
To a kid, Elmo is a bigger celebrity than Johnny Depp and Lady Gaga combined! Every little girl wants her own Elmo doll and we feel that the Sesame Street Talking ABC Elmo is one of the best you can get.
Now while this is “street talking” Elmo, you do not have to worry about him acting like some kind of street thug! In all seriousness, Elmo will sing your daughter an adorable ABC song and be a good friend that she can carry with her everywhere she goes and snuggle up with at bed time.
Elmo is very well made and he is up to the rough task of becoming a 1 year old girl’s best friend.
Sesame Street is an awesome thing to get your kid into and with this Elmo, she will have a best friend to watch it with.
Shapes And Sharing Picnic Basket by LeapFrog
The Shapes And Sharing Picnic Basket by LeapFrog is a really cool gift idea for a 1 year old girl. We really like how cute this picnic basket is and we are sure your daughter is going to have many fun conversations with it.
You see interactivity is what this toy is all about. Shapes, sharing, letters and much more is what the picnic basket is going to teach them and your daughter is going to have a great time while she plays.
You do not just get the picnic basket, as the shapes and sharing picnic basket comes with some great accessories such as a set of plates, cups and pretend food.
Your 1 year old really is getting a lot of stuff with this set and she is going to love all of the songs and sound effects that the picnic basket makes.
Once playtime is over, tidying up is easy as everything fits inside the picnic basket.
Laugh & Learn Sis Smart Stages Purse by Fisher Price
Even from the age of one little girls love to pretend to be just like their mom. The Laugh & Learn Sis Smart Stages Purse by Fisher Price can save your own purse from being borrowed or tipped upside down in the car or the living room!
The smart stages purse is very cute, features many different accessories like a little phone, plays over 50 songs and sound effects and in general is just a lot of fun for a young lady to play with.
What really impresses us about it is Fisher Price’s Smart Stages Technology. The idea here is that the different things it teaches your 1 year old (letters, numbers, colors and so on) will gradually increase with difficulty. So as she grows, so does what it teaches her.
This is just so cool and something we hope to see other toys do. We feel this is a great gift if you want to get her something that is not only fun to play with but also has a lot of educational value.
Mega Bloks Build N’ Learn Table, Pink Building Kit
Here we have the fantastic, Mega Bloks Build N’ Learn Table. Mega Bloks are a great way to inspire a childs imagination, as she learns how to place them together in order to build cool things.
With this set, you get a good sized building table that your child can build directly onto.
Not only that, you can store their Mega Bloks on here, fold up the legs and then safely and easily tidy it away.
That’s not all you get with this set as it also comes with 30 Mega Bloks pieces. Now, these are the larger Mega Bloks that are designed for kids of this age so they are perfectly safe for your 1 year old.
The set contains pieces to make a bakery, house and much more.
Your child can build her very own town. Or she can just have a lot of fun by making whatever it is that pops into her head.
This is why we feel Mega Bloks are great when it comes to gifts for 1 year old girls.
Fisher-Price Little People Noah’s Ark
Seriously, we think that the Fisher-Price Little People Noah’s Ark could quite possibly be the cutest playset that Fisher Price has ever made.
If you want a toy that is adorable and gives your child something to play with on the floor, this is perfect.
The set comes with a little ark, which has a roof that can easily be removed by your child.
Now she can put all the animals in two by two.
There is elephants, lions, zebras, bears, and giraffes. Not to mention a little Noah toy as well.
As it is from Fisher Price it is very well made so even if they drop it, it is not going to easily break.
This is a toy that we really, really like and it is the kind of thing we can see any little girl who gets it, having a ton of fun with it.
Fisher Price Thomas Train with Track Ride On Toy
Most kids will have a few different ride on toys in their childhood, but here is one of the most epic ride on toys that you will ever see.
To start with all kids, not just boys, but girls too, love Thomas The Tank Engine and we feel that the Fisher Price Thomas Train with Track Ride On Toy is one of the most amazing Thomas The Tank Engine Products on the market.
Your child can sit on Thomas’s back and then with the press of a button make him drive forward. Thomas can go at a max speed of 2 mph so you do not have to worry about your child being pulled over by the cops.
While Thomas can be ridden all over the house, the coolest part of this set is the track. That is right, you get an actual track that you can put Thomas on so your child can ride him like he is a real train.
The total length of the track is 18 feet so they will be able to go on a good round trip in the house or the backyard.
Care for Me Learning Carrier Toy by VTech
The Care for Me Learning Carrier Toy by VTech is a fantastic toy. your little girl is going to really fall in love with this cute as a button puppy.
This puppy comes with a carrier where it can sleep and be carried when you leave the house. It has buttons on it that allow your child to play many different songs, make various sound effects and in general just make a lot of noise that they are going to think is really fun.
Not only will this puppy be a lovely little friend, your child is also going to have to care for the puppy. Do not worry though as there is a dog bone, bottle, bowl and even a toy ball for them to play with.
Picking a good interactive toy for a 1 year old can be tough. But this one here is one of the most popular for younger children as it is so easy to play with and it is being sold for a very affordable price.
VTech Zoo Jamz Piano
While the VTech Zoo Jamz Piano may be called a piano, it is actually far more than that.
The piano, of course, is the first thing you notice, but there is also violin, saxophone and a xylophone for them to play with.
Having different musical instrument sounds for them to try out is really cool. They can change the instrument with the slide of a switch so it is very easy to do.
If your child really wants to rock out then they can sing in the microphone while they play. Impressively there are over 100 sound effects that this can make.
This includes a large selection of melodies for each of the instruments and also some fun sounds.
The keys can light up so your child can actually be taught how to play some simple melodies, so there is a bit of educational value here as well.
If you’re looking for a musical gift for your 1 year old girl then you’re going to have a hard time finding something more fun than the VTech Zoo Jamz Piano.
Step2 All Around Canopy Wagon
Having a wagon that she can be dragged around in, so that she can pretend she is a princess is something all little girls want. W
ell that’s what she will get with the awesome Step2 All Around Canopy Wagon.
Honestly, this is one of the coolest looking wagons we have ever seen. It is also one of the biggest as you can actually fit a couple of kids in here, or she can just stretch out if she prefers a bit more leg room.
The wagon can actually serve as a flatbed as the seats can be laid down flat. So if you have been at the park all day and she is to tired to walk home, she can have a little lay down while you push her.
One feature that your little girl is sure to love is the storage area that is in the wagon. Here they have room for snacks, a juice box and whatever else they may need for their epic journey.
Not only is this a lot of fun, it is also very impressively made. It is that fine line between comfort and being solid and strong.
If you have been looking at gifts for 1 year old girls and been on the hunt for something a little more spectacular, you may have just found it!
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