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What are you buying for 5 year old girls?

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Dancergirl Thu 29-Nov-12 23:22:52

I need some inspiration!

So far I have got dd:

Ballerina doll (Corolle)
Rapunzel dress up dress
Unicorn huggle buddy

Want to get a couple of other things. I was thinking maybe a Lego Friends set perhaps....?

applecrumbleandcream Wed 05-Dec-12 16:00:50

DD (6 in February) is getting:

Pink 3DS Nintendogs (second hand from Gumtree) with 2 games
Guess Who Extra game
Bop It XT
Crazy Chefs game
Hello Kitty game
3 x Disney dvd's
Hama beads ballerina set
Tracey Beaker annual
One Direction annual
Baby Annabel
2 dolls in a pram (pointed this out in Smyths)
Craft set
felt tip pens and Xmas colouring book
Cutie Pops doll
Lego Friends cafe
Play doh drill n fill
Sylvania Families Cottage Hospital
Sylvania Nurse
Charm set
Disney Rapunzel wedding doll
slipper boots
new ballet shoes

chocolate coins
chocolate santa
tube of Jelly Tots
pack of squinkies
magnetic doll dressing game
mini books
1 Direction stationery set
mini lip balms
mini nail varnishes

GoldenHandshake Wed 05-Dec-12 13:02:58

DD is 4 going on 14 but is getting:

Cabbage Patch kid ballerina doll
Angelina Ballerina shop and dance studio
x10 books from the book people
Disney brave dvd, book and puzzle
Very hungry caterpillar board game
Penguin pile up game
Playmobil swimming pool
Playmobil camper van
Playmobil harbour cafe
Playmobil beach mini set
Moshi monsters treehouse
x2 new dresses
Leapfrog tag reading system
Chipmunks 'The squeakuel' dvd
The Nutcracker dvd
Jewellery box (musical with a twirling ballerina)
Unicorn pillow pet
Innotab 2
Tea trolley set

Moshi monsters
Chocolate lindt bear
net of chocolate coins
scooby doo mini library
Mini lalaloopsy
Snap game
Colouring pens

Glittertwins Wed 05-Dec-12 05:46:12

Very good Dancergirl! I remember seeing a message they'd put on their website back in Sept about ordering early because of unusual demand (post Olympics?) to get bikes in time for Christmas so either that rush never happened or its been and gone. Hope she likes it smile

ifink Wed 05-Dec-12 05:24:35

mine DD 5 is getting
a truly awful my little pony baby newborn big doll (this was top of her list)
zhu zhu hamster, a hamster baby and some accessories (they are heavily discounted here in Oz - picked up the nursery set for $4 and a castle thing for $10)
tom and jerry dvd
hello kitty umbrella
hello kitty lipgloss
socks and tights
scooby doo album
fancy nancy book

jenbird Tue 04-Dec-12 23:54:58

My dd (5) is getting:
A micro maxi scooter and a handlebar heroes horse to go on it
Little mermaid DVD
A Sylvania family
A jigsaw
A mosaic set
A small Lego set
Some coloring books
A watch
A Christmas day outfit
A purse
Some tattoos

Gosh that looks a lot written down - most of them are small stocking fillers I have picked up over the year in the sales.

Dancergirl Tue 04-Dec-12 23:34:00

Yup, cnoc 16 I think it is.

Ordered yesterday and Isla said it would arrive within a week. It arrived TODAY! How's that for customer service?

Glittertwins Mon 03-Dec-12 19:59:52

You went for the croc then?

Dancergirl Mon 03-Dec-12 14:08:56

Right I'm sorted! smile

I bid for an Isla bike on Ebay this weekend but the price went right up to over 165 pounds and a new one is 200.

So today I phoned Isla bikes and have ordered her a pink one! Feel a bit guilty about the money with her other presents but hopefully she will get a lot of use out of it and I can always sell it on Ebay when she outgrows it.

I'm hoping it also might inspire her can't ride, won't ride 9 year old sister!

mamasmissionimpossible Sat 01-Dec-12 22:13:20

My dd is getting:

a playmobil school
2 disney princess dolls (half price in toys r us)
playdough cannister
crayola felt tips/pencils
large melissa and doug colouring book
orchard toy game
hello kitty/dolly sticker book
lalaloopsy dolls (x2)
disney cinderella large doll

I have gone way over the budget I had planned this year.must stop looking at bargains Hope she likes it all!

RobinDude Sat 01-Dec-12 22:11:25

DD1 is getting:

A bike without stabilisers
Baby Annabell
Candy your very own pony
Aquabeads (from my mum)
A few games (guess who and tumbling mice etc)
Zoobles (the mini ones that are about £5)

Some of these will be shared between her and her little sister. I'm hoping that they'll both play with the doll and pony.

ChristmasSALutations Sat 01-Dec-12 22:04:52

Christmas name BTW!

ChristmasSALutations Sat 01-Dec-12 21:57:50

Thanks fuckwittery smile My dds are also keen den builders!

fuckwittery Sat 01-Dec-12 21:17:01

spookysal, I'm planning to get it out the box and try it out, as I'm actually thinking that 2 sets might be better so they can build big enough dens (DD1 obsessed with den building at present). I will let you know.

emalushka Sat 01-Dec-12 20:56:32

My 5 year old dd is getting:

Hair slides, bobbles and hello kitty hairbrush.
Face cloth
Chocolate orange
Chocolate coins
Felt tips and colouring book
Mister men books - about 20 that she needs to complete her set.
A barbie doll
A worst witch book.
Farm Jigsaw
Shrinkies/sprinkles set - those key ring things that you put in the oven.
Jelli baff

I'm a bit worried that she has too much though- she has twice as many presents as my 2 year old. I may leave out the Lego. Plus relatives always buy her lots of stuff too.

spookysal Sat 01-Dec-12 20:41:07

fuckwittery - Ogo Bild Pod Construction Set looks great for making dens. Have you heard good reviews about it

Thanks OohMrDarcy, that's exactly what I was thinking of. Will keep an eye on the price and hope it drops again.

fuckwittery Sat 01-Dec-12 09:41:01

Wow I love those Isla bikes, a friend has one but I didn't know what they were called. I think that is what DD1 is going to be getting for her 6th birthday in April.

My girls (5.5 and 2.5) are going to share quite a bit so this looks like a lot......
walkie talkies to play with together
fairy scene playmobil
lego friends treehouse
Ogo Bild Pod Construction Set and some pretty fabric to make a den
sticky mosaics
the complete little miss library (book people special, only 20 quid! she has the mr men library for her 3rd birthday and there's still not a week go by when we don't read some, she is starting to be able to read them herself now, she is going to love this present).
disney princess colouring set

DD2 is getting
playmobil playpark (deal at toys r us)
baby doll & carry cot
galt octogons
magnetic number maze
I'm going to wrap up one of the big boxes that our internet deliveries came in and fill it with balloons!

still need to get the Xmas eve PJs and some books for DD2, but I'm waiting for the Book People to come to my office next week.

fuzzpig Sat 01-Dec-12 07:50:01

As her Xmas eve jammies from the elves, she's getting a rapunzel nightie from Disney store, the skirt bit is sort of like a tutu.

ISeeThreadPeople Fri 30-Nov-12 22:19:51

Oh lucky girls you all have.

I've bought dd some walkie talkies, a keyring and some books.

OohMrDarcy Fri 30-Nov-12 22:15:18


I got it when it got price dropped to around £65

going to fully lock it down with parental controls etc and put some bits and bobs on ready for her

spookysal Fri 30-Nov-12 20:57:58

OohMrDarcy - What tablet did you get? I bought dd1 an innotab for her birthday and now wish I had never bothered. She ignores it and prefers to go on the laptop so I am thinking of selling it and replacing with a budget tablet - which is what I should have got in the first place.

OohMrDarcy Fri 30-Nov-12 19:59:58

DD (6 in feb) is getting - not just from us!

Budget android tablet (have always refused game consoles etc until now)
Unicorn pillow pet
one of them decapitated head things to practice doing hair on
couple of Disney DVDs
Hello Kitty Aqua Beads
Some polly pocket house crap thing
Waggle tagz
That new 'twister' game where they can make up dances and use their own music
Bracelet making set

CarefulUpThere Fri 30-Nov-12 19:51:51

Dd1 is getting from us:
A barbie
Rapunzel dress up dress
Books (usbourne body book, read-it-yourself style King Arthur and 3 Musketeers, lovely kids cartoon style version of a few Shakespeare plays)

In her stocking will be:
Ballet leotard and skirt
Learn piano for kids type book
Possibly a new dress
Plus little bits haven't sorted yet like colouring pencils, bit of plastic tat etc etc.

Dd2 has got her:
Bunny slippers

Her Christmas list said:

AnnaMS Fri 30-Nov-12 19:01:50

DD 5.8 is getting:
Sky high tinkerbell
Disney snow globe maker
Sticker books
Pig goes pop game shock
Brave DVD
She really needs a new scooter but trying to get a bargain on a maxi micro one is proving impossible.

fuzzpig Fri 30-Nov-12 18:44:55

Main gift is to share with little brother - playmobil castle.

Also got the Barbie ultimate closet <ick>
And loads of craft stuff.
Brave jigsaw

I'm sure there's more but I can't remember - haven't been very organised this year blush

spookysal Fri 30-Nov-12 18:44:10

I am failing! Last attempt!

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