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Year 8 old girl BDay Presents!

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SuperEkstra Wed 16-Sep-20 18:26:41

Has anyone had a DD turn 8 (or 9?) recently-ish? I've got lots of little things for DD, but no 'main' present. Her interests are gaming (would rather not go down this route!) and cats! I'm a bit stumped!

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LER83 Wed 16-Sep-20 19:14:19

My dd was 8 in June. She didnt really want anything other then an ipad, so we ended up getting her one. She also got a perfume making kit, a dream catcher set. Some colouring books, a big set of animal ark books and some hairbands/little bag/jewelry from accesorize.

Paddingtonthebear Wed 16-Sep-20 19:20:22

8th birthday coming up here, we’ve decided to get a tablet which will be a big surprise as we’ve always said no until now. Also a jewellery box and some bits for that. From others a Lego set, books, umbrella, Shopkins and Smiggle bits

SuperEkstra Fri 18-Sep-20 12:47:33

Thanks both. She's already got (and spends too much time) a tablet. Hmm.

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Stompythedinosaur Fri 18-Sep-20 13:04:27

My 9yo likes Just Dance - it is still a game but a bit more active maybe.

Other things she likes:
Skateboard
Rollerblades
Gravitrax
Lego harry potter
Notebooks (bonus if they lock in some way)
Walkie talkies
Magic tricks
Stickbot
Karaoke machine

Ricekrispie22 Fri 18-Sep-20 17:24:49

Animals and You magazine subscription
Kumi Kreator
Popcorn machine
Lego Friends heartlake city amusement pier
FurReal Bootsie or Club Petz Bianca

Paddingtonthebear Fri 18-Sep-20 19:05:22

What equipment do you need for Just Dance?

SuperEkstra Fri 18-Sep-20 19:13:20

Ooh, excellent ideas!! She will
Love some of these

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SylvanianFrenemies Fri 18-Sep-20 19:26:07

Does she like Super Mario (as you mentioned gaming)? Theres a new Mario lego range out.

My recently 9yo DD particularly liked a box set of her favourite books, a controller for her Swith, Minecraft t shirt, Fimo, craft stuff.

SylvanianFrenemies Fri 18-Sep-20 19:26:57

You don't need equipment for just dance, though there is the option of wrist bands.

NotMyWay Fri 18-Sep-20 19:27:57

Nintendo Switch
Gravitrax

Aroundtheworldin80moves Fri 18-Sep-20 19:31:48

For her recent birthday, my 9yo got (from various people)
Cubs hoody and tshirt
Sleeping bag
Harry potter Lego
Books (Malory Towers and more)
Board games (Planet and Family Trivial Pursuit)
3D puzzles
Cuddly owl
Scruff-a-luv
Swimming bag
Craft stuff
Lego dots

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