Adding a customised touch to a child’s Christmas present or stocking filler instantly makes the gift even more personal and extra special. When buying a jellycat toy or a book, an item of clothing or personalised wall calendars for your brood, your nephews and nieces, or for the kids of your dearest friends, it’s easy to make a style statement with decoration in the form of an engraved name or initials.
The Best Personalised Baby Gifts
Although a new baby may still be too young to appreciate the gift of toys or books, you can still choose a personalised gift that they will love. A beautifully soft cuddly toy that features the embroidered name of its owner is the perfect playmate for a little one. An adorable personalised bunny or dog will be a treasured gift for many years. Alternatively, you can choose a traditional teddy bear, or an animal character cuddly toy that complements the theme of baby’s nursery décor.
Infants aged 6 months and over will enjoy exploring their world via an age appropriate personalised toy that helps to build hand to eye coordination. Choose from beautiful handmade wooden push and pull along toys, building blocks and stacking toys, and ride ons.
The Best Customised Pre-School Age Gifts
Pre-school age kids will love to hear you mention their name when reading a bedtime story from a personalised book. Make your child a hero in a unique magical adventure tale, or keep it festive with a Christmas theme storybook about a visit to Santa’s winter wonderland. You can also choose a collection of classic fairytales, or contemporary favourites like Disney stories with colourful hand drawn illustrations that are elegantly presented in a book featuring the child’s name on the cover.
If your child has already developed a keen interest, you can gift them a personalised toy that complements their preference. A wooden train set, complete with track that is decorated with their name, is likely to be one of their favourite Christmas presents this year.
The Best Xmas Gifts For Kids Aged 4-8
Encourage youngsters aged 4-8 to express their creativity with a DIY colouring kit. A personalised colour in top that features a bold design, that’s embellished with their name, makes an excellent two-gifts-in-one surprise present. Your child will have fun customising a t-shirt, cape or pyjamas with vibrant permanent fabric pens.
A super soft reversible hooded personalised dressing gown will make any young child feel like a grown up on Christmas Day morning. It’s ideal for relaxing in after bath time and before going to bed. And as the dressing gown is so comfy to wear, they won’t want to take it off!
You can also make their chilly winter nights even cosier with a hot water bottle that has a fluffy cover personalised with their name. Choose from a variety of animal character covers and customise with embroidery detail on the tummy.
The Best Gifts For Pre-Teens
Kids over the age of 8 will be well on their way to expressing their individuality. A personalised notebook or diary or custom embossed notes is just what they need to record their thoughts and ideas. The perfect Christmas gift notebook has a beautiful hardback cover, high quality paper pages and the child’s name boldly emblazoned on the front. Customised pens and personalised wall calendars are also ideal to add to a DIY stationery kit for your artistic and creative pre-teen.
If your kid is a football fan, you won’t go wrong with a personalised Santa sack that shows off their team’s colours and emblem on one side and the child’s name on the other. The spacious sack should ideally be elasticated at the top, so that you can easily fill it to the brim with an assortment of stocking filler gifts.
If you really can’t decide on what to buy as a Christmas gift for a nephew or niece, a personalisd money box is the answer to your problem. Choose a style and timeless money box design, like a simple square form or a piggy with a slit on the top, and decorate it with the child’s name and a special message on the front. To get their savings started, it’s a nice and thoughtful idea to donate some loose change.
The Best Personalised Gifts For Teenagers
A shabby chic wooden keepsake box that features a hinged lid and clasp, and is decorated with engraved personalisation, is the perfect Xmas gift for a teen. They can use the practical, versatile and stylish keepsake box to store bits and bobs, and to hide away personal items that they want to keep secret. Heart shaped jewellery and trinket style boxes made of other materials, and personalised with a name plate and additional decoration made fabulous alternative gift ideas for a picky teenage girl.
Teenage girls will also fall in love with a personalised silver bracelet that shows off a cute dangly motif charm and their initial. You can also include additional engraving, and present it in a gift box that is also customised.
For the teen with a busy social life, personalised wall calendars are an excellent Xmas gift. You can create a striking feature for their bedroom wall by picking out your favourite photos of your kid growing up, or a themed selection of images that you know they will love. The luxury bespoke calendar is undoubtedly the ultimate piece of personal wall art for a discerning, style conscious teen.