The 15 Best Gifts for 7 Year Old Girls in 2017

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The 15 Best Gifts for 7 Year Old Girls in 2017

If you have a 7 year-old girl in your life, you’re probably no stranger to dolls, ponies, and crafts. But what about cool new tech gadgets like a mood wristband, or an interactive little monkey that clings to your finger? Or out-of-the-box gifts like a yoga mat or a Bop It game? For classic crowd-pleasers, check out the latest American Girl doll, or maybe a ballerina music box.

We’ve got all your angles covered, whether you’re looking for a birthday gift for your child’s friend or something a bit more special for a holiday or birthday gift.


The new and improved Bop It! game has features for modern gals. 

The portable game contains ten hilarious challenges: whip it, selfie it, cradle it, golf it, hammer it, drink it, answer it, saw it, sing it, and comb it. For one or more players, this game is recommended for ages 8 and up (but savvy 7 year-olds are surely up for it). Demo batteries included; 3 AAA batteries required.

Best For The Goofy Gamer

Create a fun, fluffy kitty with this craft kit. 

Use the stylus to push the fluff through the kitty form, then add felt ears and tail, button nose, and bead eyes. Fluffables are available in a variety of colors, from pumpkin to cinnamon to plum. Best for crafters ages 6+, but your child may need some assistance.

Best Cat Craft

Does she love Littlest Pet Shop figurines? 

Then she’ll love taking dozens of them to “sea” on the LPS cruise ship. Three pets come with the ship (including a cat, octopus, and a sea turtle captain!), which boasts a disco, water slide, and a zip line. 

It also includes accessories — like a lounge chair — and a sticker sheet. When she’s done playing it folds up for easy storage, keeping all the pieces together. Things to note: assembly required but it’s pretty quick. This ship doesn’t float; for pretend oceans only. For ages 4+

Best Critter Cruise Ship

Who wouldn’t love the Royal Residence? This cool castle is at the center of Playmobil’s adorable Princess line. The castle set includes two figures, baby, cradle, throne, chaise lounge, gilded mirror, doves, and much more — 247 pieces in all. 

She can furnish the castle with individual room sets, as well as a variety of royal guest figurines, sold separately. Collecting is part of the Playmobil fun! When her highness is ready to upgrade, the Grand Princess Castle is available. For ages 4+

Best For The Playmobil Princess

Hasbro’s cool, Bluetooth-enabled wristband lights up to express her mood. Two “treasures” (add up to 5 more) light up the band up with different colors corresponding to different emotions.

The wearable connects to a Hanazuki app featuring interactive games and surprises. The set includes the wearable, two treasures, charging cord, and instructions. Other Hanazuki toys and sets are also available. A Moodgleam makes a fun, trendy birthday gift! For ages 6+

Best Mood Bracelet

Sugarmat’s luxe yoga mats are now available for kids so she can get her om on. As yoga gains popularity for little ones, both in schools and at home, this cute mat will no doubt come in handy.

They’re non-toxic and machine washable, anti-slip, and they come in fun prints like flamingos, ballet shoes, and unicorns. What else could you want in a yoga mat?

Best For The Young Yogi

Best for ages 5-8, this yoga mat from Gaiam is non-slip with a textured surface. 

There are 7 fun designs to choose from, including birds (pictured), robot, zebra print, camo, rocket, lime, or flowers. The lightweight PVC mat is 6P Free -- free of the six harmful phthalates. And it has a price point that will keep you zen.

Best Budget Yoga Mat

The latest historical 18” doll from American Girl is Nanea Mitchell, who is from 1940s Hawaii. These quality dolls are a bit pricey, but worth every penny! 

Moms who had the first American Girl dolls in the 90s are now passing them down to their own daughters. Nanea comes with a historically-accurate outfit, and a book about her back story, Growing Up with Aloha. She has a huggable cloth body and vinyl limbs and head. American Girl sells an impressive array of accessories and play sets for Nanea, such as a store set and a hula outfit. A great addition to the BeForever line, we predict this doll will be a hot holiday gift!

Best For The American Girl

Combine the bath bomb trend with a craft kit, and you’ve got a great gift idea! This set from Alex Spa allows her to create 6 custom fizzy bath bombs. 

Experiment with different scents, colors, shapes to create the perfect bathing experience. The set includes 2 molds, food coloring, 2 fragrances, baking soda, Epsom salt, cornstarch, succinct acid, measuring spoon, stir stick, and instructions. Recommended for ages 6+

Best DIY Bath Bomb Set

This set of 6 kids’ bath bombs makes a fun gift: fizzy, organic bath bombs reveal a Pokemon toy inside. 

Sky Organics’ bath bombs color the water and make it sparkle, but they won’t stain the tub. Each bath bomb is 5 oz (about the size of a tennis ball) and comes in one of these child-friendly scents: bubble gum, cotton candy, dreamcicle, grape soda, galaxy, gummy bear. Ages 3+

Best Prize-Filled Bath Bombs

If you’re looking for wow factor for your Barbie girl, look no further. This huge RV play set features everything needed to camp in style. From a campfire with marshmallows, to a pool with a slide, to a full kitchen with tons of tiny accessories, her dolls will have a good time glamping! 

Once Barbie drives to her desired spot, press a button and watch the pink vehicle expand. There are two hammocks plus a bed up top for sleeping. When the trip is done, fold it all up and drive off. Dolls sold separately.

Best Barbie Camper

Circle swings are all the rage for outdoor play, and this one from Web Riderz is the best! Rated for up to 600 lbs, your child plus a few friends can enjoy the swing safely. 

Fully assembled and ready to hang, install the swing in a tree or on a play structure and watch the fun begin. Made from UV-resistant polyethylene rope and a powder-coated steel tube frame, it’s constructed for outdoor use. For maximum spinning, purchase a 360-degree hook.

Best Web Swing

An Amazon warrior-approved sword inspired by the new Wonder Woman movie, Mattel’s version features realistic details. 

Diana’s weapon of choice features 6 different sounds, activated by a button. A great addition to your little one’s Wonder Woman gear! Best for ages 6+

Best For The Little Wonder Woman

A little girl classic, the musical ballerina jewelry box is a lovely gift option. This one plays “Swan Lake” as a tiny plastic ballerina twirls in front of a mirror. 

The outside features dance scenes. The 6” by 4” by 6” jewelry box can hold plenty of tiny treasures in its three drawers, plus the main compartment. Other styles from Enchantmint are also available. Note that this wind-up music box isn’t wood, but the construction is sturdy.

Best Classic Jewelry Box

Fun, trendy little monkeys that cling to your fingers, Fingerlings have become a craze. 

These interactive “pets” can babble (they make over 40 sounds), swing by their tails, blow kisses, blink their eyes, and turn their heads. Available in a variety of colors (pink Bella shown here), the Fingerlings will sing together when you clap your hands! Coin cell batteries included. Best for ages 5+

Best Pocket Pet

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