What went down we with 6yr old girls

(36 Posts)
treadingwater123 Wed 01-Jan-14 17:41:13

My DD turns 6 on sat, have no idea what to get her!!!
What has gone down well with yours since Xmas?

lilyloo Wed 01-Jan-14 17:45:21

Playmobil pool and disco, her first sets and we will be adding to them for her 6th birthday in two week.

My Dd was 6 at the beginning of December. She is loving her Lego friends, roller skates, walkie talkies, greedy gorilla (orchard toys) game, 3d snakes and ladders, Pillow pet, and crafty stuff. DVD and clothes.

fuzzpig Wed 01-Jan-14 17:52:19

My 6.6yo's favourites this Xmas:

A doll (made by Arklu - they are small but much nicer than Barbie as a more childlike figure) with extra clothes and pet dog

Wooden instruments

Huge box of craft supplies

Hama beads

Playmobil swimming pool

Gift/beautifully illustrated versions of chapter books

And the best bit, some sparkly shoes from the Disney store <ick>

For her 6th birthday she loved:

Lego

Lalaloopsy doll

Sticker books

fuzzpig Wed 01-Jan-14 17:53:50

Oh and also for Xmas she got a onesie (pj type one not fancy dress type) and her first ever set of Top Trumps (monsters university) which have had a lot of play already!

Aldwick Wed 01-Jan-14 17:54:07

Button bracelets, battleships, hula hoop, sticky mosaics

Skiingmaniac Wed 01-Jan-14 17:56:51

My 6.6 yr old loved:
- monster high make set (yuck)
- Sofia the first doll
- lalaloopsy silly hair
- new gymnastics leotard
thanks

MerryMarigold Wed 01-Jan-14 17:58:36

Dd got a fairly hideous jewelery box from friends which she LOVES. It has loads of drawers and a lock and key. She lives sorting stuff, putting it in and out of the drawers. She is 5 though.

treadingwater123 Wed 01-Jan-14 17:59:07

I've got her the playmobil pool (our first playmobil)

blackandwhiteandredallover Wed 01-Jan-14 18:00:29

Haha I was going to say the playmobil swimming pool too- clearly a popular one this christmas!

Also rollerskates and the fucking expensive flutterby flying fairy.

mydaftlass Wed 01-Jan-14 18:01:26

Passcode Journal was DDs favourite by far. She loves her Lottie doll too though and watercolour pencils.

treadingwater123 Wed 01-Jan-14 18:08:54

The fluttery fairy reviews are terrible !

Liz79 Wed 01-Jan-14 18:10:00

Lucy the dog
my little pony stuff.ESP the big book of equestria
tummy stuffer

blackandwhiteandredallover Wed 01-Jan-14 18:12:04

To be fair the ridiculous fairy does work, and got played with A LOT over christmas, and DD does love it. But it eats batteries and has to be charged every 5 minutes.

lookdeepintotheparka Wed 01-Jan-14 18:19:29

Build a Bear clothes and voucher to choose her own bear in store.

Judging by the queues when we went earlier this week, most other 6 yr old girls got vouchers for Christmas too shock

She loved it though!

legoplayingmumsunite Wed 01-Jan-14 18:20:22

DD1 turned 6 on Sunday. She loved the scooter we got her for her birthday but since she has been sharing her mini micra scooter with her little sister for a few years we knew the next size up would be popular. Out of her Christmas/birthday presents it's arts and crafts things that are always the biggest hits here. Books were also well received and will last a lot longer! And she got a toy ukelele for Christmas which she is currently enjoying learning to play with DH.

blurryeyegirl Wed 01-Jan-14 18:34:13

Zoobles, dd won't stop going on about the bloody things smile

My 6 year old loved

Stompeez
A butterfly mosaic craft set
A personalised wooden keepsake box for her "special tat treasures"
A hello kitty watch confused

Luggage16 Wed 01-Jan-14 21:40:33

furby has been played with daily here!

She has also loved the lego, schleich fairies (these were a big hit last xmas too) and a tamagotchi type thing

RobinSparkles Wed 01-Jan-14 21:44:57

A furby.

She hasn't put it down!

The funny thing is that she didn't actually get a furby as the advert for them terrified her. Her younger sister got one and she loved it so much that she bought one for herself with the money that my mum gave her. It arrived on Monday and has been by her side ever since.

She's like an annoying new mum with it. "Oh did you hear what my Furby said? So cute! Ooh, it's doing this/that..." Blah blah blah grin

AllabouttheE Wed 01-Jan-14 21:50:43

Polly pocket wall party and littlest pet shop

wigglesrock Thu 02-Jan-14 09:34:06

Stompeez
Barbie Cantina (she got the Mariposa doll for her birthday)
Microscope
Sylvanian families campervan (which was bought in the summer sales)

We went to see Frozen last week & I know she's busting for the Anna & Elsa doll

VoodooChimp Thu 02-Jan-14 09:58:10

Build a bear
Password journal
Books
Bike

But the biggest hit of all was a big box of craft stuff I put together for her which has been played with for hours most days since xmas I'm ignoring the glitter in the carpet and gluey table

wigglesrock Thu 02-Jan-14 10:18:24

Oh I forgot, my cousin got her a Space Hopper - she bloody loves it smile , as does her older & younger sister!

ElfontheShelfIsWATCHINGYOUTOO Thu 02-Jan-14 14:31:33

Ottoline books by chris riddle, at first she didnt look impressed and is not a pick up a book by herself yet reader although she is a very good reader.

anyway I found out she has now read all three books in three days! she devoured them.

Loved her make up a diary thing, loves colouring and colouring books, ( djeco pens and art stuff is amazing, try buster activity coloruing books on amazon) loved her ballett shoes story cd, and a soft cushion in face of bambi...and a hexbug!

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