2015 Christmas Gift Guide: Gifts For Two-Year-Olds
Our shelves are piled high with gifts for two-year-olds this Christmas. From wooden toys to dolls and musical instruments – we have everything a two-year-old could possibly want. For a growing toddler, there’s nothing better than getting to rip open a whole load of new presents in a some new festive pyjamas, so read on for our top tips on what to get them to ensure a tantrum-free Christmas day.
3…2…1…Lift off! The Janod Magnetic Rocket is a gorgeous red wooden toy, made up of 5 separate chunky wooden pieces, plus a cute little astronaut. Stack the magnetised pieces together in the right order to make the rocket ready for launch. Designed in France and made from sustainable wood, this high quality toy will delight children for years to come. Babi Pur sells it in three sizes, the standard rocket as well as medium and giant versions. This is one of our top gifts for two-year-olds and will be a hit with any young space fan. Click here for more lovely toys from Janod.
If you’re looking for an educational toy for a two-year-old, look no further. This gorgeous wooden block puzzle is an excellent tool for teaching shapes and colours. Your toddler will have great fun finding the two matching pieces and slot them into the space in the sorting frame, either by themselves or playing with a friend. Made in Germany from sustainable wood, Haba has a deserved reputation for making high quality toys that will stand the test of time. See our full range here.
Here’s another cute offering from Haba to add to Santa’s list of gifts for two-year-olds. Toddlers will delight in making this butterfly come to life as they assemble the twelve chunky wooden pieces on the pegs, developing their co-ordination and problem-solving abilities as they play. This fun toy is made from sustainable wood and painted with pretty colours using water-based, non-toxic paints. We’re sure your two-year-old will love it on Christmas morning.
Bikes are a traditional present from Father Christmas but there’s no need to wait until your little one turns five. These amazing balance bikes are the perfect way to introduce young children to the art of riding a bike, with no stabilisers required. With this bike’s gorgeous wood grain, flame detailing and super-chunky rear tyre, your tot will be the coolest on the block. Suitable from ages 2-5, this bike is a great investment and one of our many fantastic value gifts for two-year-olds. Click here for our full range of ride-on toys for all ages.
Toddlers love to bang and bash, and they can do so to their hearts’ delight with this classic hammer and peg game by Plan Toys. Your little one will enjoy using the solid wood hammer to smack the pegs through before turning the board over to do it all over again. With brightly painted colours and a cheery smiley face, this fun toy will be a hit in any toddler’s stocking. For more super-eco, rubberwood toys from Plan Toys, click here.
Tots will love being able to make music as they toddle along with this gorgeous wheelie-xylophone. Made from wood and with real melodic metal keys, this fab xylophone will encourage little ones to experiment with sound and music. Mum and Dad or older siblings can even play out Jingle Bells on the keys on Christmas Day! This is one of our favourite gifts for two-year-olds that will give pleasure long after the Christmas tree has been taken down. Check out Babi Pur’s full range of musical toys and instruments here.
This fair trade, hand-crafted nativity stable set is a great way to teach children about the story of Christmas and little ones will love playing with the chunky wooden figures. This gorgeous nativity set will be a hit with children year after year and, due to the unique look of the hand-painted figures, it will look fab in any home at Christmas. This is our top tip for an early Christmas present that all the family can enjoy throughout December. Click here for more beautiful nativity sets by Lanka Kade.
Choo choo! This little train jigsaw is the perfect stocking filler or small present for a little train enthusiast. Made from chunky sustainable wood and hand-painted in a fair trade factory in Sri Lanka, this simple train jigsaw puzzle is the perfect for small hands to get to grips with. Team up with a train set or wooden car from our transport toys section if you’re looking for gifts for two-year-olds this Christmas.
Giving new pyjamas for Christmas Eve has become a tradition in recent years to ensure that little ones are camera-ready on Christmas morning. If you’re looking for a new set of jim jams, these funky penguin PJs are sure to be a hit. Made with super soft organic cotton in a choice of pink or blue, these pyjamas will feel lovely and soft next to the skin. Not only are they perfect for bed, we think they’re stylish enough to wear in the day! Available for ages 2-4 and 4-6, these will not only be a fabulous as gifts for two-year-olds but for older children too. View our full range of nifty nightwear here.
There’s a doll to suit every child at Babi Pur and we love this gorgeous girl for her lovely red hair, big smile and colourful dress. She’ll make a great playmate for a child this Christmas and for years to come. Lanka Kade dolls are all handmade in Sri Lanka with traditionally woven, fair trade cotton fabrics and amazing colours. Whether you’re looking for a boy doll or a girl doll, or one with brown, red, blonde or black hair, light skin or dark skin, there’s sure to be one on our shelves to suit your child. Check out our full range of dolls and accessories here.