Xmas Gift Guide: For Kids

Stuck for pressie inspo? Support local with these great gifts for kids from Buckinghamshire’s brilliant independent businesses

Dandy Lions – Lanka Kade Fairtrade wooden Fire engine 

Hand made and beautifully decorated in the recognisable fire engine red. It comes complete with 3 peg people which are perfect size for little hands and made form natural wood for the tactile quality and beauty of wood grain. The chunky solid wood fire engine make it very robust and durable, perfect to pass to siblings or through generations

Price: £27.50

Dandy Lions – Organic cotton Frugi Party Skater Dress from 12/18 mths up to 7 years 

Such an adorable print of a cute little winter mouse and robin red breast surrounded by snow drops, toadstools and festive holly. The popular skater dress style has a full skirt for perfect twirling. The red sash has a beautiful bow which can be removed if she prefers.

Made from a beautiful blend of soft organic cotton and stretchy elastane so that it’s super-durable and lasts.

Price: From £32

Dandy Lions – Leffy’s Christmas Gift Book

A charming story of Leffy Elf’s gift for Father Christmas. A beautifully illustrated board book with festive loveliness.

Leffy Elf toy will also available.

Price: £10.00

Dandy Lions – Kite Polar Pals Organic cotton cardi

his little cardi is just delightful. Good for layering with this seasons outfits. It has a festive feel but equally great for normal wear too. A midweight knit with a beautiful red and cream polar pals design, this fab layer with coconut buttons is so snug and versatile it will be worn again and again.

Price: £31

Dandy Lions – Janod wooden kitchen with utensils and accessories 

The kitchen comes with a sink, hob, oven, microwave, cupboard, hanging hooks, clock, shelves, 2 rotating oven dials with sound, and storage space.

Like a real kitchen, the hob it is equipped with 2 heat plates that not only light up with LED lights, but if the red buttons are pressed a second time you hear the sound of boiling water. Collection in store only.

Price: £85.85

Dandy Lions – BigJigs wooden Farm Train Set

Hours of fun to be had with this 45 piece set. Drive the farm train through orchards to deliver hay bales and visit the duck pond on the way.

price: £45.95

Dandy Lions – My First Farm

This is such a happy farm where you can meet the characters that appear in other Lilliputiens toys. In Farmer Jeff’s farmyard you will find Ignace the donkey, Simon the pig, Rosalie the cow, Yvon the sheep, Paulette the chicken and Gaspard the duck. The farmer drives around on his tractor and makes sure all the animals are where they should be. Everything packs away into the farmhouse to carry around.

Price: £49.95

Wood Bee Nice – Robotime Marble Night City

The Marble Night City is the largest wooden 3d marble run from Robotime. Its superior design and size, accommodates 10 ball bearings and has a total of 2.5 metres of track. A hand crank which continuously turns the mechanical gears, and some inventive tricks along the way, creates a thrilling journey for the marbles to travel.

Price: £54

Wood Bee Nice – Lanka Kade Large Rainbow Noahs Ark

A bright, colourful Noah’s ark, this set complete with 18 animals and Mr and Mrs Noah! We actually have this ark at home and both of our boys love playing with it!

Price: £85

Coles Books – Oceanarium

The next instalment in the successful Welcome to the Museum series, Oceanarium explores the planet’s largest and most important habitat, beautifully illustrated by Teagan White.

Price: £20