It can be difficult to buy gifts for girls at any age but when they are adolescent (tweens) or teenagers it can become even more challenging to find a gift that will have them smiling and giddy with excitement. If you are purchasing a gift for your daughter, niece or sister there are several gifts on the market for 2013 that will not make them roll their eyes and stomp out of the room in tears.
Girls Like Gadgets
Even though girls may not like gadgets as much as boys do, there are still devices that are on the market that are considered ‘girl approved’. Some of these gadgets are:
• MP3 players
Why would a girl want to have a gift that is considered ‘techie’? With social media constantly growing these young ladies need mobile ways to stay in contact with friends when they are on the go. Girls use these devices a lot and even though they are considered ‘higher end’ gifts they can offer many advantages to the young lady on your list.
Buy Her A Book
Yes, girls still enjoy reading books in spite of all of the technology. It is important that you choose the right type of book so you will have a happy reader on Christmas Day. Choose popular books that are currently being talked about. Any “Twilight” or “Hunger Games” book is guaranteed to be a winning selection. Mystery books are also popular reads among young girls.
Give Her A Music Gift Card
Every young person enjoys listening to music and if the girl on your list is constantly nodding her head to the beat of the music coming out of her earphones, than you should get a music gift card for her. An iTunes gift card is a simply gift that will allow her to download all of her favorite tunes.
Buy Her A Pair Of Shoes
Girls of all ages love shoes so find out what pair of shoes she has her eye on and buy them for her. Bearpaw boots are still a favorite among girls.
If you are buying a gift for a girl that is younger than 10 years old there are still plenty of gift ideas that are popular for Christmas 2013.
Buy Her A Game
Girls love to play board games and there are several favorite classics on the market as well as new board games. You can choose from:
• Uno Spin Game
• Super Scrabble
• Connect Four
• Hungry Hungry Hippos
Girls Who Like Arts And Crafts
A future artist would appreciate a gift that is craft based. There are several options for Arts & Crafts gifts:
• Crayola Marker Airbrush Set
• Friendship Bracelet Maker Kit
• Standing Easel
• Tie Dye Fashion Kit
You Cannot Go Wrong With A Doll
Dolls will always be a good Christmas gift idea for girls and the most popular doll is still Barbie. There are new Barbie’s on the market including:
• Hunger Games Barbie
• Video Girl Barbie
• Barbie Vacation House
The Bratz doll collection is also a popular doll choice for young girls and they are also available with their own accessories.
There are numerous Christmas gift ideas for 2013 that you can choose for girls. Select a gift based on the girl’s interest, hobbies and personality and you will pick a gift that will be cherished.
About The Author
Laura Greening is a mom and a part time wedding planner. She loves to write about wedding planning and preparation. She is currently working as a consultant Wallao, a flower girl dress store, based in Los Angeles, CA.