50 Best Gifts for 12 Year Old Girls in 2020

12-year-old girls aren’t the easiest people to find a gift for. At 12, they’re not quite a teenager and are no longer a small child. They’re growing out of many of the things they enjoyed when they were little. You don’t want to buy them anything they’ll quickly outgrow, but you also don’t want to buy them anything that is too adult and mature.

Gifts for 12 Year Old Girls  

If you are faced with the task of finding a gift for a 12-year-old girl, you may be having some trouble, but luckily for you, I have a 12 year old girl at home. She helped me compile this guide with gifts that a tween girl is sure to love, and best of all, they are high quality and affordable. Read on to find an item that you think will be ideal. After looking at this list, I also recommend you check out our list of gift ideas for tween girls here.

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What Are the Best Gifts for 12 Year Old Girls

Below, I’ve listed out my favorite gift ideas. Whether you need a birthday gift, Christmas gift, or a just because gift, this list will definitely help you out! Simply scroll through the list and pick out your favorite gift or gifts!

1. Girls Bowknot Leather Mini Backpack Purse

Girls Bowknot Leather Backpack and Mini Backpack Purse Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($19.99 at the time of publication)

At 12, a girl will want something to hold her belongings in, but she may not be ready for a pocketbook. This backpack provides her with an easy, hands free, age appropriate item carrying option. Made of high-quality PU leather and a polyester lining, the bag has a zipper closure, adjustable shoulder straps, and multiple pockets and compartments. It also has a super cute bow on the front and it’s available in several colors including pink, blue, black and red. With measurements 8.7×5.9×10.2″ it is big enough for small accessories but it cannot hold and iPad or a laptop.

2. Premium Velvet Hair Scrunchies Set

Premium Velvet Hair Scrunchies Set

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($6.55 at the time of publication)

Scrunchies have been a cute and convenient hair accessory since the 80’s; and with that decade’s style coming back into vogue, this is a great gift for any little fashionista. This set includes a cute bag with a bow and floral design filled with 60 scrunchies of various colors with one that is sure to match your tweens outfit of the day. The bands are made of high-quality velvet, and their soft material ensures they will hold hair without snagging or damage. Your little girl will love wearing these and trading them with friends.

3. DIY Lip Balm Kit (Natural and Organic)

DIY Lip Balm Kit (Natural and Organic)

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($39.95 at the time of publication)

Tween girls love to experiment with makeup. But at this young age, a lot of cosmetics just don’t look right on their young skin. That’s why lip balm is perfect. It can give their lips a great sheen that is not overpowering. If your little one loves cosmetics and DIY projects, this lip balm making kit will be perfect. It includes tubes, essential oils, shea, and coconut butters and a lip balm filling tray ensuring that it will allow your 12-year-old to make a wide range of balms that will keep her lips in the best condition possible. It also comes with 23 tubes and tins!

4. Happy 12th B Day Milk Chocolate

Happy 12th B-Day Milk Chocolate

Buy or Read More on ETSY Here ($33.99 at the time of publication)

What kid doesn’t like chocolate? Now you can wish your tween a happy birthday by saying it in delicious milk chocolate. The candy is hand made and you can specify what temperature it will be when shipping to ensure it does not melt. The product is not customizable, but there are several options to choose from making a great gift to give for a variety of occasions. However, any 12-year-old will have a ton of fun eating their birthday wishes until they all disappear!

5. LifeAround2Angels Bath Bombs Gift Set

LifeAround2Angels

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($26.80 at the time of publication)

Girls love to pamper themselves, even at this young age. And what better way to do it than by giving them a set of bath bombs? Available in a set of 12, these bath bombs fizz with color to make bath time more fun, while being relaxing and therapeutic and making your tween’s skin feel extra smooth. They are handcrafted and come in a variety of flavors including black raspberry, Fun on the Beach, Love, Lemongrass Green Tea, Victorian Rose and more. Which will be your 12-year old’s favorite?

6. Always Remember You are Braver Than You Believe Necklace/Keyring

Always Remember You are Braver Than You Believe Necklace Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($12.86 at the time of publication)

Let’s face it, tweens have it tough. They have to deal with schoolwork, peer pressure, trying to fit in and more. During difficult times, it’s good to have something to remind them of their self-worth and this keyring/necklace is the perfect thing. Inscribed with the inspirational message, ‘You are braver than you believe”, this item is made of a durable stainless steel that’s hypoallergenic and it will not rust, tarnish or change color. It even comes with its own box; just another reason why it makes the perfect gift.

7. LUOUSE Stretch Leggings

LUOUSE Stretch Leggings

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($13.50 at the time of publication)

Leggings are a great gift for any young girl. They’re easy to wear, comfortable, and can be cute for just about any occasion. These Luouse leggings are available in a wide range of vibrant prints that any 12-year-old is sure to love. Made of a polyester and spandex blend, they are durable and hold up well during playtime, washes, and more. They are not see-through and they are resistant to holes and fading that can occur over time. Get these for your 12-year-old so she can transition easily from school to dance class to playtime to just kicking it at home.

8. Bluetooth Beanie Hat Wireless Headset

Bluetooth Beanie Hat Wireless Headset

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($31.91 at the time of publication)

We all know how important it is for tweens to have their jams. With this Bluetooth beanie hat, your tween is sure to look stylish and stay connected to her favorite tunes. The hat offers an extended battery life, an upgraded Bluetooth chip for a stable and strong connection and upgraded speakers. The hat is not only the latest in grunge fashion. It also features a double knit to keep your tween warm and comfortable in the winter. It’s unisex and one size fits all making it a gift she is sure to love.

9. Garmin Vivofit jr 2 Fitness and Activity Tracker

Garmin Vivofit jr 2 Fitness and Activity Tracker Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($62.29 at the time of publication)

Whether she’s into tech, loves to be uber-organized, or still your little princess, your 12-year-old will love this fitness and activity tracking device. It comes with a customizable color screen, an adjustable band, and a replaceable battery that will last at least a year, no recharging necessary. It will work to motivate your tween to achieve her goals by rewarding her with the ability to unlock adventures, games, and icons. Parents can access it to help their tweens stay on track with homework, practice time and more.

10. Unicorn Snot Holographic Body Glitter Gel

Unicorn Snot Holographic Body Glitter Gel Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($12.99 at the time of publication)

If your 12-year-old is already a glam princess, she will love this vial of unicorn snot. Perfect for festivals and other festivities, this can be used on the body, face or hair to add a little excitement to your tween’s look. And with a name like Unicorn snot, who can resist it? The glitter is guaranteed to provide long lasting wear and be gentle on skin. Best of all, it is vegan and cruelty free so it’s a product you can feel good about your tween wearing. It comes in a variety of colors and is available in a 1.6 oz. jar.

11. Topps Charms Candy Tootsie Roll Socks (Teen/Adult)

Topps Charms Candy Tootsie Roll Socks

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($14.99 at the time of publication)

Socks have always been a practical item and a gift anyone can use. Lately, they seem to be becoming their own fashion trend with entire stores devoted to socks with cute images and funny sayings. Your 12-year-old will love to jump on the bandwagon with these adorable Charms Candy socks. The set of six features designs that will make her feet look like a package of Tootsie Rolls, Blow Pops, Sugar Daddies and more. What’s more, they have a reinforced heel and toe making them a durable choice and their cropped length makes them easy to wear with any shoe.

12. I’m Not Just a Scribble

I’m Not Just a Scribble

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($13.18 at the time of publication)

If your tween girl loves art and reading, this will be the perfect gift. Not only does this book promote art, but it also teaches a valuable lesson. The main character, Scribble, never thought he was different until he met his first drawing. After experiencing the exclusion that came with being different, he embarks on a journey to teach drawings acceptance which allows them to create amazing art. The book comes with 100 stickers your child can use to create her very own scribble for an interactive experience she is sure to love.

13. Prograce Kids Waterproof HD Camera (1080P)

Prograce Kids Waterproof HD Camera

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($35.97 at the time of publication)

If you have a filmmaker in the making, she will love playing around with this Prograce kid’s camera. The camera has a CMOS image sensor that shoots in 1080P, which is full HD. It takes 5 MP photos and has a lot of cool extra features, including 40 built-in photo frames, 7 color video modes, burst shooting, facial recognition, 4X digital zoom, brightness adjustment and more. Basically, it comes with everything you need to let your child experience what it’s like to be a professional videographer, only at a lower price tag and with the easy maintenance of a waterproof case and long lasting battery. This is a great way to determine if she’s ready to get more serious about filmmaking in the future while letting her have tons of fun in the present.

14. XOXO Women’s Analog Watch

XOXO Women's Analog Watch

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($21.99 at the time of publication)

If you have a little fashionista on your hands, a fashion watch will make the perfect accessory. Along with being an attractive watch, it’s an induction into adulthood that can teach your 12-year-old a bit about responsibility. And what better way to do it than with this XOXO watch? She will love it because it comes with several interchangeable rubber straps in cool colors like blue, green, and purple. It also has an adorable sparkling bezel, a 42 mm metal case with a glass dial window and quartz movement with an analog display.

15. Personalized Water Bottles with Rhinestone Glitter Gem Stickers

Personalized Water Bottles with Rhinestone Glitter Gem Stickers

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($12.99 at the time of publication)

It’s so important to drink water, but getting your children to carry around a water bottle with them can be as hard as, well, getting them to do their homework! That’s why this Decorate Your Own Water Bottle is so great. Kids can use peel and stick the glitter and gem stickers that come with the bottle to make a design of their own creation so they can feel excited about taking their water bottle everywhere. The bottle is BPA free with a wide mouth that makes it easy to clean and the flip-top lid helps kids open and close it securely. It’s a great way to make sure your 12-year-old is hydrated no matter where she goes.

16. Alarm Clock with Touch Control

Alarm Clock with Touch Control Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($36.99 at the time of publication)

If you have a 12-year-old girl who doesn’t like to get out of bed in the morning, the alarm clock could be the answer to your prayers. It includes a touch control night light that will make her room look delightfully funky. Other features include a Bluetooth speaker, an MP3 player, a digital alarm clock and a dimmable night light. It comes with 48 optional colors with color changes following the volume and rhythm of the music it plays giving her all she needs to give her bedroom an exciting nightclub vibe. She is sure to falls in love with this clock, maybe even to the point where it encourages her to set her own alarm and get out of bed on time!

17. The Foodie Kids Cookbook with Healthy Recipes

The Foodie Kids Cookbook with Healthy Recipes

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($12.51 at the time of publication)

If your 12-year-old loves to cook, this will make a great gift. It has over 75 nutritious, easy to follow recipes that will encourage healthy cooking and healthy eating. In addition to that, it has tips that will help kids get started in the kitchen including how to stock the pantry, how to create a grocery list, how to handle a knife and how to use the stove. It offers variations on recipes and fun food facts that will engage and delight your child. And who knows, you might just get a free meal out the deal!

18. Woollike Knitted Kitty Ears Crochet Hats

Woollike Knitted Kitty Ears Crochet Hats

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($10.20 at the time of publication)

With the cold weather coming, you want to make sure your 12-year-old is nice and warm. With this knit hat, you’ll have nothing to worry about. Complete with cat ears, this hat is so cute, it will probably be harder for you to get her to take it off then put it on. Its wool-like material makes it perfect for keeping girls warm on cold days and it also makes an adorable costume or prop. It’s easy to wear, stays in place and is the perfect winter item for your little one.

19. Karaoke Machine for Kids with Disco Ball

Karaoke Machine for Kids with Disco Ball

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($22.95 at the time of publication)

Every tween girl loves to sing. They love to look in the mirror and pretend they are their favorite pop star and they love to get together with their friends and dance and sing the latest songs. That’s why this karaoke machine is guaranteed to be a hit with your 12-year-old. It has high-quality speakers, two microphones, and a disco ball that works to get everyone in the mood. You can connect it with USB, AUX, Bluetooth, or wireless radio, and it’s easily transportable, allowing her to bring the fun wherever she goes.

20. Fire HD 8 Tablet with 8″ HD Display and 16 GB Storage

Fire HD Tablet

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($79.99 at the time of publication)

You really can’t go wrong when you buy a tween any sort of electronic device. If your tween is itching for her own iPhone or computer, and you don’t really think she’s ready, a tablet can be the perfect compromise. It’s great for letting her watch movies and giving her other online capabilities that may be useful and it will make her feel more adult. The Fire Tablet we have listed here features an 8”HD display, 16 GB of internal storage, up to 10 free hours of battery life, and a front and rear-facing camera. It is also Alexa hands-free enabled.

21. Big Joe Lenox Fuf Foam Filled Bean Bag

Big Joe Lenox Fuf Foam Filled Bean Bag Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($166.23 at the time of publication)

Your tween probably spends a lot of time in her room. These fun bean bag chairs will help make her room a comfy and casual haven, and they are super fun to sit in! They are filed with a cozy Ahhsome Foam that is easy to re-fluff for lasting comfort. They’re available in multiple colors and they are covered in a smooth, yet durable fabric. They come in sizes the range from kids to extra, extra-large and they come with a removable cover that makes washing easy.

22. Smoko Light Up Unicorn Slippers

Smoko Light Up Unicorn Slippers

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($36.95 at the time of publication)

There’s no doubt that unicorns are all the rage, especially among tween girls. If your tween likes to stay comfy and cozy, she won’t be able to resist these light-up unicorn slippers. They are extra plush to offer the most in comfort, and each slipper has a hidden switch that activates the unicorn’s rainbow cheeks so that they glow in a variety of hues. The pastel manes and shimmering gold horns add to their magical appearance.  Best of all, batteries are included so your 12-year-old can just pop them on and go!

23. Creativity for Kids Day at The Spa Gift Set

Creativity for Kids Day at The Spa Gift Set Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($38.88 at the time of publication)

Women love to be pampered and that starts at a young age. If a day at the spa is a little much for your tween girl, this day at the spa set will be the perfect alternative. With over 30 pieces, it comes with everything you need including an inflatable pedicure pool, a battery operated nail dryer, a satin eye mask, pedicure slippers, toe separators, 5 bottles of nail polish, a nail file, buffer, press-on nails, nail art, cotton balls, and a satin spa bag. It’s perfect for when she has friends over or when she is just looking to do something fancy on her own. And with all these terrific features, mom might even want to give it a try!

24. Echo Dot Smart Speaker with Alexa (3nd Generation)

Echo Dot Smart Speaker with Alexa Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($34.99 at the time of publication)

The Echo Dot is a voice-controlled speaker that uses Alexa to play music, control smart devices, make calls, play music, answer questions, set timers and more. it allows you to call and message friends hands-free and its far-field microphones can hear you from across the room. It has over 50,000 skills including Jeopardy, Lyft, Audible, and Dominoes. This is another one that mom and dad might just want to keep for themselves but it is guaranteed to be a hit with everyone in the family. And with an affordable price tag, maybe everyone can get their own Echo Dot!

25. Betrayal at House On The Hill

Betrayal at House On The Hill Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($29.00 at the time of publication)

If your tween is a horror buff, this game has it all. Bringing her own escape room experience home, the game prompts you to build your own haunted house and then it’s up to you to try to escape. You work with friends to find your way to freedom, except for one player who will become the traitor! Each game lasts approximately 60 minutes giving you a good amount of entertainment for your money and a terrifying experience you are not soon to forget.

26. 12th Birthday Necklace

Happy 12th Birthday Personalized Charm Bracelet

Buy or Read More on ETSY Here ($28.74 at the time of publication)

Every fashionista is bound to fall in love with this delightfully feminine charm bracelet. Adorned with a big number 12, a happy birthday locket and their birthstone or initial, this makes a great birthday gift and memento they will keep for the rest of their lives. This is a handmade item that features a stainless-steel bail connector, and pewter, mixed metal, and silver-plated charms. It is also available as a keychain or necklace or you can buy the charms separately.

27. Funny 12th Birthday Unicorn Mug

Funny 12th Birthday Unicorn Mug Buy or Read More on ETSY Here ($16.67 at the time of publication)

Everyone can use a mug! That’s why it’s a popular gift to give to parents, children, teachers, friends and just about anyone you can think of. Your tween will love this mug that is printed with the words: ‘Awesome since 2007’. She will adore the bright colors, and did we mention, unicorns, they’re all the rage right now! It holds 11 fluid ounces, has a premium hard coat that provides vibrant color that’s sure to last for years, and it’s great for hot or cold beverages.

28. Castle Art Supplies 26 Piece Art Set

Castle Art Supplies 26 Piece Art Set Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($17.99 at the time of publication)

If the 12-year-old girl you are buying a gift for loves art, you can’t go wrong buying her an art set. This drawing and sketching pencil art set comes with 12 graphite pencils from 5H to 8B that allow her to experiment with tones and shades. It also includes 3 graphite and 3 charcoal sticks for shading and drawing in larger areas, a kneaded, residue-free eraser, a plastic eraser, a vinyl eraser, and 2 sharpeners. All the materials are high quality and come with a money-back guarantee. The set is perfect for unleashing the inner artist in any tween.

29. Make It Real Juicy Couture Fruit Obsessions Bracelets

Make It Real Juicy Couture Fruit Obsessions Bracelets Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($19.99 at the time of publication)

If your 12-year-old loves arts and crafts and fashion, this is the gift for her. The kit has everything you need to make 10 charm bracelets including beads, bangles, chains, threads, instructions and more. The bracelets are fruit themed and come in vibrant colors. Oh, and did we mention they are Juicy Couture? This is a sure sign that they will be super trendy fashion pick. You get all this while teaching her real-world skills by developing her dexterity and creativity. (Also available in a sweet suede theme!)

30. Not Parent Approved Card Game

Not Parent Approved Card Game

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($24.99 at the time of publication)

For most kids, the Not Parent Approved title will be enough to get them wanting this game. It includes cards that contain gratuitous bathroom humor that kids will find hilarious. It makes a great party game and encourages reading and creativity in ways both kids and parents would have thought unimaginable. And the best part? Parents actually can play it with their kids! It comes with 455 durable, premium printed cards, as well as rules inside a shrink-wrapped box. Expansion packs are available as well.

31. Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers That Changed the World

Women in Science Book

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($12.89 at the time of publication)

It is important for 12-year-old girls to feel inspired to do great things. This book contains passages about the achievements of many great women in science like primatologist Jane Goodall and African American physicist and mathematician Katherine Johnson. It also contains pertinent information regarding the rate of women working in various fields of science, infographics, and a scientific glossary. It is strikingly illustrated to make it engaging and it is the perfect read for any young girl. This is just part of the reason it achieved New York Times Best Seller status and is a recommended read for any female looking for inspiration.

32. Magnetic Unicorn Putty Stress Relief Kit

Magnetic Unicorn Putty Stress Relief Kit Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($19.97 at the time of publication)

Let’s face it, 12-year-olds don’t have it easy. They may not have a mortgage or bills to pay, but they are dealing with peer pressure, school, hormones, and the stress of starting on their adult journeys. This Magnetic Unicorn Putty Stress Relief Kit just might have what it takes to help get them through. It includes a unicorn squishy plus magnetic unicorn putty in a drawstring bag. The squishy unicorn is great for squeezing when you are stressed out and the slime makes a terrific, and kind of gross thing to play with when you are looking to escape your troubles.

33. Fingerlings Light Up Interactive Unicorn

Fingerlings Light Up Interactive Unicorn

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($24.95 at the time of publication)

Fingerlings were the hot gift last Christmas season. This year, they are just as cute and maybe just a bit easier to find. Various animals are available but we love Mackenzie the Unicorn. She sits on your finger and responds to noise, motion, and touch with blinking eyes, head turns, and cute noises. You can pet your Fingerling to sleep or make a loud noise to get her exciting. Turn her upside and right side up to see her reaction. Her light-up horn cycles through a variety of colors and the iridescent sparkles on her arms and legs make her irresistibly cute!

34. Chalk It Out Hair Chalk Pens

Chalk It Out Hair Chalk Pens Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($19.95 at the time of publication)

Unusual hair colors are all the rage these days but dying your hair can be messy and high maintenance, especially when you’re 12! Hair chalk provides an easy and mess-free way to get a temporary color you will love. This Style Me Up! Hair chalk set stands out because it has 8 pastel colors that you can take with you anywhere! It also comes with instructions so you can be sure you are applying chalks that will do their very best to provide terrific color. With shades like green, blue, purple, pink and orange available, you can color your hair to match your outfit or mix it up for a great rainbow effect.

35. Geo-Literacy USA Scratch-Off Map

Geo-Literacy USA Scratch-Off Map

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($19.99 at the time of publication)

If your twelve-year-old loves geography and travel, they will love this scratch-off map. They can scratch off sections of the map to reveal what each state has in store including landmarks, parks, flags, and more. It also comes with two-sided cards that provide valuable information on each state as well as a dry erase marker that allows them to draw notes, messages, and more. The kit also comes with a small pick that lets them scratch off the surface of the map to reveal information and a design that will be perfect in your tween’s room once the background is uncovered.

36. Plush Rabbit Eye Mask Cute Sleeping Eye Cover

Plush Rabbit Eye Mask Cute Sleeping Eye Cover Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($16.99 at the time of publication)

Every 12-year-old needs their beauty sleep and this plush rabbit eye mask will be just the thing when it comes to making sure they get the quality sleep they need to wake up relaxed and refreshed. Its plush material is soft and comfortable ensuring it won’t irritate even the most sensitive of skin. It is great at blocking out streetlights or sunlight helping you relax so you can get a good night’s sleep. And the adorable bunny rabbit pattern will make it a favorite with your tween.

38. ThinkFun Gravity Maze Marble Run Logic Game

ThinkFun Gravity Maze Marble Run Logic Game

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($29.95 at the time of publication)

If your tween is into challenges and building, the Gravity Maze will make the perfect gift. A combination of a logic game, a marble run and a STEM toy, it contains 60 multi-levels challenges that are sure to put her skills to the test whether she’s a beginner, intermediate or expert. This is a great way to keep her challenged and interested and it also promotes spatial reasoning, planning skills, and stealth. It contains a game grid, 9 towers, 1 target piece, and 3 marbles. Basically, she’ll be getting everything she needs to start making her Way to gravity-defying fun. With all the Gravity Maze can do it should come as no surprise that it won the Toy of the Year Award!

39. Button Down Tweed Cat Ears Hooded Cape

Button Down Tweed Cat Ears Hooded CapeBuy or Read More on Amazon Here ($29.99 at the time of publication)

Tweens that love cats, Harry Potter, fashion, or any combination of the three. That’s why this cat-eared cape will not be easy to resist. The hooded cape is made of a warm tweed material that is 40% cotton. It does not have sleeves but it has a buttoned cuff that works to keep it in place. And the cat ears elevate the adorableness to make it completely irresistible. The cape is available in grey with a purple plaid print on the inside and navy with a green plaid interior. And the hood is perfect for keeping your child safe from the wind and rain. Not quite warm enough for winter days, this is the perfect fall accessory.

40. Plan B Games Azul Board Game

Plan B Games Azul Board GameBuy or Read More on Amazon Here ($29.49 at the time of publication)

This game takes it to the next level when it comes to unlocking the inner interior designer in your tween. More than just assigning you a decorating task, here, it is up to your tween to design the walls of the Palace of Dvora to make them the most beautiful walls in the world. You can gain points by not wasting supplies and by giving your designs an aesthetically pleasing look that is worthy of royalty. The game is for 2 to 4 players and takes 30 to 40 minutes to complete providing you with a good amount of playtime for your money.

41. Melissa and Doug Wooden Multi-Craft Weaving Loom

Melissa and Doug Wooden Multi-Craft Weaving LoomBuy or Read More on Amazon Here ($25.99 at the time of publication)

Knitting is not just for grandmas anymore. It is becoming popular with millennials as a trendy hobby and as well as a great way to make fashionable items. Along with the popularity knitting is gaining, looms and needlepoints are also becoming favorites with the new generation. If your tween is showing an interest in these types of crafts, a loom may be the perfect solution. This Melissa and Doug Weaving Loom comes with a wooden loom, an oversize wooden needle, craft materials, an illustrated design booklet and 91 yards of rainbow yarn. It is easy to use with easy-grasp knobs that make it simple to change the frame and it is great for promoting creativity and multiple skills development.

42. Pearl Style 2 Unwrapping Toy

Pearl Style 2 Unwrapping ToyBuy or Read More on Amazon Here ($33.17 at the time of publication)

Half of the fun of these LOL surprise toys is unwrapping them. Your tween will love unwrapping the multiple layers to reveal the doll inside it as well as the hours of fun she has playing with the doll itself. The set includes a doll and li’l sister complete with clothing and accessories, 6 pearl surprise dolls and a shell shaped doll stand. The glitter case can double as a purse, storage case, and playset. This is a gift your 12-year-old is sure to treasure for years to come.

43. Tulip one-step tie-dye Kit

Tulip one-step tie-dye KitBuy or Read More on Amazon Here ($14.60 at the time of publication)

Every fashionista will enjoy playing around with this dye set to make her own creations. It includes 18 easy squeeze bottles in a variety of vibrant colors. Just add water to activate. There is no need to soak the fabrics before dying and it comes with a step by step technique guide that makes the process so easy, no parental guidance is necessary. The dyes are machine washable and guaranteed to stay bright after multiple washings. It’s a great way to breathe new life into old clothes while promoting your tween’s creativity.

44. Polaroid POP 2.0 Instant Print Digital Camera

Polaroid POP 2.0 Instant Print Digital Camera

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($239.99 at the time of publication)

Digital cameras give us all the convenience of modern technology, but…remember how much fun Polaroid cameras were? Now you can share a piece of your past with your 12-year-old by giving her this Polaroid Instant Print Digital Camera. In addition to giving you the ability to print pictures instantly, the camera also lets you record videos and GIFs. What’s more, it has capabilities that allow you to edit photos adding your own emojis, captions, images and more. The kit includes twenty sheets of zink paper, a soft case, various sets of vintage photo frames, 150 colorful stickers and a photo album.

45. SISIGAD Hoverboard Self Balancing Scooter 6.5″

SISIGAD Hoverboard Self Balancing ScooterBuy or Read More on Amazon Here ($140.99 at the time of publication)

If your 12-year old is a bit of a tomboy, she will love this SISIGAD self-balancing hoverboard. Tested for safety, the board has built-in LED and Bluetooth capabilities so your tween can listen to music without headphones. Its self-balancing system makes it easy for beginners to ride and its high-quality wheels provide a smooth riding experience. Its Li-ion batteries and dual 300-watt hub motors give it long lasting battery life making a low maintenance choice for a gift any young girl is sure to love.

46. Nesee 100 LED Fairy String Lights

Nesee 100 LED Fairy String Lights

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($12.30 at the time of publication)

When we think of the things a tween girl would want in her bedroom, what comes to mind? Funky lighting? Pictures of her friends? These LED Fairy String lights will give her the best of both worlds. The soft white lights can be hung around the room to give it a cool vibe and they come with detachable transparent photo clips that let her hang pictures of her friends and other funky images she enjoys. The LED lights and copper coated, waterproof wires stay cool over time to prevent overheating. Strings are 10 M long with plenty of room for the 50 detachable clips and 100 lights that will bring a club-like atmosphere your 12-year-old is sure to love.

47. Portable Charger (5000mAh Power Bank)

Portable Charger (5000mAh Power Bank)Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($17.99 at the time of publication)

Every 12-year-old loves her phone. But phones aren’t much good if they run out of battery life! Make sure your tween stays connected by giving her this BONAI portable charger. It is small and lightweight making it easily portable. Its high capacity output is enough to provide a full charge for 2 iPhone 6 phones. It includes a cable that charges both your power bank and your iPhone and its built-in safeguard protects the device from overheating and overcharging. Best of all, your tween will have no excuse for not checking in!

48. Handmade Mermaid Tail Blanket

Handmade Mermaid Tail BlanketBuy or Read More on Amazon Here ($16.99 at the time of publication)

What girl doesn’t love being cozy and stylish? This mermaid tail blanket will let her do both. It’s designed to fit all kids and adult sizes are available as well. Its crocheted by hand and made of soft cotton and acrylic fibers that are eco-friendly and guaranteed not to irritate even the most sensitive skin. It’s hand washable and can also be put in a laundry bag to machine wash. Its convenient opening makes it easy to get into and out of and its adorable look is sure to make it a favorite for movie night, sleepovers and more.

49. Vlando Princess Style Jewelry Box

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($36.99 at the time of publication)

If your tween has a passion for fashion, it’s likely she has already acquired a good amount of jewelry, so why not get her a jewelry box to keep it all organized? This Vlando Princess Style Jewelry Box is the perfect size for any teen, with just enough room to hold a good amount of jewelry without taking up too much space. Its three tiers provide the perfect compartments for storing rings, earrings, and bracelets and it folds up into one neat case. It comes in a variety of colors ensuring your 12-year-old is sure to find one that suits her tastes.

50. Legit Camping Double Hammock

Legit Camping Double Hammock

Buy or Read More on Amazon Here ($29.97 at the time of publication)

If your tween enjoys camping this double hammock will make the perfect gift. Your 12-year-old can say goodbye to bulky sleeping bags and pads. It is lightweight, easy to set up, durable and it provides a relaxing way to enjoy camping in style. With a 400 lb. capacity, the hammock is spacious enough for two. And beyond being perfect for camping, it is also great for festivals, the beach or just relaxing at home. It will transform the camping experience making it a must have item you won’t want to leave home without.

If you are looking for a gift for your 12-year-old, these are just some of the things you can buy that will put a smile on her face. Which do you think will be best for your tween girl?

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