Firefly Kids' Cell Phone
Looking for a holiday surprise for a tech-savvy child? These cell phones are designed for small hands, with five keys replacing the traditional number pad, making it simpler for kids. Parents also like them because they can program outgoing and incoming calls with a pin number.
Cell phones are available for $100 at www.fireflymobile.com.
Karito Kids Dolls
There's a new doll in town! These ethnically accurate dolls, which come with accompanying chapter books, are designed to give kids an appreciation for different cultures. Choose from five different playmates, including Lulu from Kenya and Ling from China.
Every purchase comes with a code that allows kids to go online and direct a portion of the price to one of four children's issues.
A doll and a book are available for $100 at www.karitokids.com.
Chairman Kids' Cameras
Little shutterbugs can capture holiday memories with these reusable cameras. You can drop it, kick it and sit on it—the plastic exterior is practically kid-proof!
Cameras are available for $10 at www.thesarutgroup.com.
Love, Me onesies
Pamper the newest member of your family with a chic holiday gift. These vintage-inspired onesies come nestled in canisters...which make great LEGO holders later in life. Choose from a variety of adorable designs, including Snuggle Bunny, Sweet Pea and Just Ducky.
Onesies are available for $20 at www.shoploveme.com.
Little Kids Big Art
A picture is worth a thousand words...especially when it's scribbled by your little one. When the refrigerator just won't cut it, take your child's masterpiece to Little Kids Big Art. They can scan it, reprint it on canvas, stretch it and frame it. This keepsake can be enjoyed for years to come.
Canvas prints are available for $315 to $750 at www.littlekidsbigart.com.
'When I Grow Up I Want to Be Me' by Sandra Magsamen
Oprah calls this one of the most captivating children's books she's ever read. Inspire your son or daughter with Sandra Magsamen's uplifting ideas and ingenious pop-up design.
This book is available for $20 at www.scholastic.com.
Elmo is Sesame Street's most recognizable character ever! Since his debut in 1985, this cuddly creature has tickled kids red with his sweet voice. Toy experts are predicting that Tickle Me Elmo Extreme (TMX) will be one of the hottest toys of the 2007 holiday season. Get yours today!
Elmo is available for $9.99 and up at most major toy stores.
72-inch-long Toboggan and Cushion Set
Unplug the video game console, and get your kids outside for some old-fashioned fun! Whiz down the slopes on this hardwood toboggan—available in red or green.
Toboggans are available for $99 at www.llbean.com.
Classic Children's Books
It's never too early to jump-start a child's imagination. This year, give the gift that keeps givinga collection of classic children's books!
From Goodnight Moon
and Pat the Bunny
to How the Grinch Stole Christmas
, the little ones in your life will treasure these stories.Here are other ideas for your child's reading list.
Books are available at your local bookstore.
Dylan's Candy Bar Footie Pajamas
A woman with great fashion genes—she's Ralph Lauren's daughter—makes this scrumptious all-in-one for her New York City emporium, Dylan's Candy Bar. This 100 percent flannel pajama set will keep infants warm and snuggly all winter.
Pajamas are available for $25 at www.dylanscandybar.com.
Sony PlayStation Portable
If you have a gamer on your gift list, look no further than the Sony PlayStation Portable. This handheld system lets your kids play games, listen to music, watch movies, view photos and surf the Web with the flick of a finger. Plus, it's small enough to take in the car or on a plane.
PlayStation is available for $225 at www.us.playstation.com/psp.
Charmed by Cocoa Crayon
Build a family heirloom by collecting these timeless gold and silver trinkets, from a pacifier to an ABC block, designed to represent every stage of childhood. It gets better...25 percent of the profits benefits children's charities.
Charms are available for $40 to $300 at www.cocoacrayon.com.
UGG Baby Booties
Back in 2004, actress Denise Richards told Oprah that one of her favorite baby shower gifts was a pair of UGG® baby booties. Now, you can keep your infants' tiny toes warm with these sheepskin slippers! Available in four colors, these booties are practical and fashionable.
Booties are available for $50 at www.uggaustralia.com.
Philips Portable DVD Player
Go ahead...plan an eight-hour road trip to grandma's house. This portable DVD player will help put an end to whining, brother-sister battles and incessant wiggling. Kids can pop in their favorite holiday films, or plug in their iPods and pull videos from there!
DVD player is available for $200 at www.store.philips.com.
American Girl Dolls
There are magazines, movies and stores devoted to these adorable dolls! Match an American Girl doll to the personality of any girl on your gift list. Choose from historical characters, animal lovers and modern gals. Double the fun with a pair of dolls, like Julie and Ivy. These little ladies are best friends growing up in San Francisco during the 1970s.
American Girl dolls are available for $87 to $150 at www.americangirl.com.