Still looking for a perfect Christmas gift for the little one in your life?
Playing Santa isn’t always easy, and whilst there are lots of top toy round-ups to help you whittle down the bestsellers, there’s still so much choice that it can still be a little overwhelming.
There’s no need to panic buy – we’ve done all of the research for you with our edit of 12 brilliant toys that we know will make their Christmas day.
And, because they’re all from JD Williams, you can tick off all of the kids on your list at the click of a button!
Play-doh is an ideal present for any kid with a creative streak – and this gift set offers lots of lovely colours in one handy portable pack. Hours of fun!
Buy it now: Play-doh Activity Backpack, £12
Rocking horses are all well and good, but we reckon you know a certain someone who might like a rocking dinosaur even more. It comes with durable plush body and sturdy wooden base, but our favourite bit by far is the sound effects it makes…
Buy it now: Rocking dinosaur, £55
Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without Lego, and this personalised option allows you select their favourite colour, and even add their name or a short message to the box. Inside, they’ll find a range of bricks to get them started on their next big project.
With another new Star Wars movie hitting cinema this month, a new generation is falling in love with the franchise. Help them channel their force with a customisable lightsaber – just remember to buy more than one if there’s siblings in the house, in case of any Sith vs Jedi battles.
Buy it now: Star Wars E8 RP Choose Your Path Lightsaber, £55
As scooters go, this Ghost model is one of the nicest ones we’ve seen on the market. From the cool black and white design to the easy grip handles, if this won’t encourage them to get outside, we don’t know what will…
Buy it now: Stunted Ghost Stunt Scooter, £35
With a play tub, four sand colours, three moulds, sculpting tool and roller in this set, Cra-Z-Sand is a fun activity-based present that will keep them amused well past Boxing Day (and mum and dad will love that it’s mess-free!)
Buy it now: Cra-Z-Sand Super Sand Fun Tub, £28
Know a child who dreams of lifting off into the stars? This Space Centre set will be treasured until they make that dream a reality, with 22 pieces to make their vision come to life. Astronauts and aliens come as standard too!
Buy it now: Tidlo Space Centre Set, £120
This pawsome purchase helps to get young children into regular sleep routines by offering fun games for when the sun’s up, and restful activities as the day winds down. It also plays lullabies to send them off to the land of nod, making it just as much a gift for the parents as it is for their baby!
Buy it now: V-Tech Stay in Bed Sleepy Cat, £25
Wooden toys are making a major comeback for 2017 and beyond, and this sweet Noah’s Ark boat comes with a shape-sorting function, to help them learn whilst they play.
Buy it now: Wooden Noah’s Ark, £22
The Pokémon Go craze may well be dying down, but if your house is anything like ours, the obsession with Pokémon themselves shows no sign of stopping. Plus, giving board games is a great way to bring the whole family together on the big day.
Buy it now: Pokemon Monopoly, £30
Hands up who’s got a Frozen fan in their house? That’ll be all of us then, which is why this adorable Elsa doll made our cut. This Christmas, her go-to song is ‘When We’re Together’ from the spin-off, Olaf’s Frozen Adventure; better start warming up those vocal chords!
Buy it now: Frozen Holiday Special Singing Doll, £35
If you’ve got budget to blow, this ride-on car is the thing to blow it on – it has basically as many features as our own car! From the key ignition to the working headlights, we can’t imagine a more exciting present to find under the tree this year.
Buy it now: Mercedes Benz Electric 12V Ride-On, £299
What’s on your child’s wishlist this year? Let us know in the comment box below!