Get the girl in your life a LEGO gift which they are sure to love this holiday season! LEGO have been around for almost 100 years— from wooden toys in the 1940s, the brand has evolved into one of the most prominent toy brands on the planet, famous for their brightly colored plastic building blocks available in hundreds of different styles and sizes. In the past, LEGOs were considered a toy strictly for boys. But it’s 2018! Nowadays, LEGOS come in a myriad of different models and sets, with many designs tailored for girls. We’ve compiled a list of what we think are some of the best LEGO gifts for the girls in your life this holiday season:
The girls in your life will love going on Minecraft adventures featuring some of the best characters and building objects with this LEGO Minecraft kit. This set, based on the incredibly successful sandbox video game for kids, includes a variety of biomes (such rainforest, snow, and desert), a watchtower, a library, a blacksmith, a butcher, and marketplace. The set also comes with 4 minifigures—Steve, Alex, zombie, and a zombie villager—plus a creep, enderman, pig, baby pig, iron golem and 2 villagers. This LEGO set is the perfect gift for the young creator in your life!
The LEGO Simpsons Kwik-E-Mart Building Kit is a great LEGO gift for older girls, teens, and adults in your life. Based on the iconic animated series, the LEGO set creates an exact replica of the famous Donut Shop Homer loves to go to. The kit features opening rear walls, signage, arcade games, Chief Wiggum’s police car, and accessories such as Bart’s spray can and Marge’s shopping basket, and the shelves are lined with items from the show such as “Krusty-Os” and “Chef Lonely Heart’s Soup for One.” Simpson fans will love the opportunity to re-enact some of their favorite seasons with this LEGO set gift.
The girls in your life will have one of the best vacations of their lives at the Grand Hotel in Heartlake City! This is a special series created by LEGO called, “LEGO Friends”, featuring characters Andrea, Olivia, Stephanie, Susan and Nate (plus a friendly dog and adorable cat.) Kids can head through the revolving door of the grandeur hotel and enter the glamorous lobby, take a dip on the rooftop pool or perform a show on the stage of the cozy hotel bar, accompanied by jazz, piano, and saxophone. This set contains over 1500 pieces and is compatible with other kids, making it an ideal gift for both girls getting their first set of LEGOs and for girls with a vast collection!
Escape to London and visit it’s quintessential tower bridge with this LEGO builder set! This LEGO set is one of the more advanced designs available on the market, designed with advanced building techniques and utilizing rare colors and pieces. The Tower Bridge model is almost an exact replica of the bridge itself and even features a truly functioning drawbridge. One of the best features of this particular model set is that it can be taken apart in sections for easy transport even after construction is completed. The kit includes a traditional red double-decker bus, a black London taxi, a green passenger car, and a yellow truck. Satisfy your wanderlust this Christmas by gifting them this beautiful Tower Bridge LEGO set!
Join Ariel and Sebastian for a dance “Under the Sea” with LEGO’s Disney Princess Ariel’s Undersea Palace! This Disney movie is a classic, and many young girls grow up singing along to song such as “Part of Your World” and “Kiss the Girl.” Even today’s kids will delight in losing themselves underwater, escaping sharks with Flounder, and wriggling out of the grips of the evil octopus Ursula. The set is great for girls of all ages due to its relative ease to put together, and upon full construction stretches over 9 inches tall and 9 inches wide. The set includes an opening and closing clamshell, accessories for Ariel, and even a secret Grotto where explorers can help the overwhelmed mermaid escape from her overbearing father. If the girl you’re shopping for loves anything Disney, this is the perfect gift.
This Medieval Market Village kit is a foolproof gift for the history buff in your life. Any girl into ancient stories or fairy tales will fall in love with this kit, which replicates a European medieval village and castle. It’s two buildings are accurate down to the last detail, with an old-style food stand, traditional farm animals, and detailed interiors, such as a blacksmith shop with a waterwheel-driven hammer. Everything from the fireplaces in the bedrooms to the working doors and windows will truly transport adventurers into a land long-long ago. Allow your favorite girl to travel back in time with the ultimate LEGO gift of the Medieval Market Village.
The Disney Princess Collection is a great option for the younger girls on your holiday list this year. Aimed at ages 2-5, each set is easy to put together and contains large, colorful, and easy to handle pieces. The kit comes with a total of over 60 pieces, including three different mini-figures and three separate structures: a quaint cottage for Snow White and the Seven Dwarves; a lavish palace for Cinderella; and an underwater palace The Little Mermaid. Your little one will have fun for hours on end putting together and playing with each of these three favorite Disney Princesses.
This LEGO gift is part of the Creator series and is best designed for girls ages 12 and above. This masterful LEGO set is an all-encompassing tribute to Santa’s Toy Shop, including almost 900 pieces specifically designed to transport the builder into a winter wonderland. This kit is particularly intricate and detailed, including all aspects of a toy shop, one could hope to imagine. Carolers, a huge Christmas Tree, LEGO light bricks, 2 sets of string lights, miniature toys and snow elements are just some of the unique LEGO pieces which can be found in this gift set. The Winter Toy Shop model is a great gift which can be set up yearly during the holidays, creating a family tradition and keeping older kids and adults alike busy for hours on end!
The Pet Shop is another model of LEGO’s classic Creator series, a line which contains uniquely complex designs released for a limited period. This LEGO kit, when fully built, creates an astounding three-story Pet Shop building and townhouse. The impeccable interior and exterior detailing makes it a great addition to a collector’s budding LEGO town—or really anyone who loves their pets! The pet shop includes a variety of objects: a dog, cat, fish tank, and even two parrots are accompanied by dog bones, a frog toy, and quaint shopkeepers. On the townhouse side of the design, a kitchenette and stone fireplace lead to an upper loft with a featured skylight. There’s even a basement crawl space! This particular LEGO kit can be combined with other modular buildings, such as the Grand Emporium model and the Fire Brigade.
Re-create the dazzle and glam of an opening night with the Palace Cinema modular Creator! set! Over a foot tall with 2194 pieces in total, this LEGO gift is sure to astound LEGO builders and movie fans alike. A child actress rolls up in a limousine as a crowd looks on during opening night, and a grandeur staircase leads moviegoers past a detailed front lobby/concession stand and into a mega-screen theater with a projector and six reclining chairs. A few of the pieces included in this extensive LEGO kit include brick-built entrance doors, spired towers, a ticketing area, and even a sidewalk studded with stars. The Palace Cinema will fascinate aspiring movie-stars on your holiday gift list for hours on end.
Bring a warm sense of times past to kids and adults alike with this Creator Kit themed, “Expert Carousel.” Parents will get nostalgic as they help build this elaborate LEGO kit, perhaps thinking of the wonderful times they passed with their parents on old-style rides such as the carousel. The most appealing part of this build is that it actually works—when built correctly, the crank can be turned to make the animals move up and down, as if on a true carousel ride! The kit includes a large textile canopy a main platform and a double-level deck with 5 buildable rides, including a flamingo, tiger, frog, white swan and elephant. This LEGO gift also comes with mini figurines of the entire family, from the boy and girl all the way to grandmother. Although this piece is best built by creators age 16 and up, the final product can be enjoyed by girls (and boys) of all ages.
This simple yet elegant Disney Princess Castle is an extension of the Disney Princess LEGO set. Your princess can get lost in discovering the wonders of Cinderella’s castle playing with everything from the treasure trunk to the full dinner table set. The kit has a familiar Disney theme and yet lets the child explore within the castle, spurring imagination and allowing for natural discovery. The Cinderella Castle is made with brightly-colored DUPLO blocks, and comes with fun accessories such as a Prince Charming and a changeable outfit.
This Builder kit is a the perfect LEGO gift for the girl who loves the outdoors! She can get lost between all of the fishing elements in this beachside Old Fishing Store, peer out onto a 360-degree view balcony, and join the captain and his three seagulls on seafaring adventures. This set comes with every detail that could possibly be thought of for a traditional fisherman’s house, including signage, a complete cash register, and, of course, fish! The old Fishing Store kit also comes with unique printed pieces which are only available in this model; as with other versions of the LEGO model collection, it not only can be combined to other buildings, but its pieces are compatible with other sets, providing the ultimate creative freedom for an inventor with endless imagination.
Does the girl on your holiday list love airplanes, adventure, and travel? Bring the classic gift of a toy airplane to an entirely new level with this 700 piece LEGO Airport Terminal Kit. Girls and boys alike can live their traveling fantasies with this set that includes: a pilot; three airport workers; a full airport terminal with the attached control tower and conveyor belt; a mobile stairway; a luggage trailer; and an 18-inch model airplane with full wingspan. Mini passengers can go through security check, then board a passenger plane with a functioning door while their luggage is loaded into a real galley. The size and complexity of this LEGO set will be a stimulating challenge for the recipient of this gift, providing endless entertainment as they work to create a full-sized airplane.
Last but not least, the Dolphin Cruiser is a stylish addition to the LEGO Friends series, which takes place in a giant cruise ship. Featuring over 6000 pieces, returning characters Mia, Maya and Andrew set off on an ocean adventure filled with fun and adventure. Players can perform activities such as steering the boat, laying out on the multiple chaise lounges, slipping down the water slide and taking a ride on the water scooter The set also comes with a dolphin sonar, interior decorations such as sofas and plants, food accessories, and rooms such as a kitchen, living room, and bathroom. The ship can even be split apart for maximum enjoyment! Not only are the pieces of this set compatible with all other standard LEGO kits, but can be combined an customised in hundreds of way with the other models of the Friends collection. Set out to sail with this great LEGO gift for all girls!
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All of these models present different and unique gifting options for the girl(s) or adults in your life. LEGO gifts for girls are great presents because not only do they provide continuous entertainment, but they encourage creativity, problem-solving and imagination. Whether they’re 5 of 50, and whether they’re pirates, pilot or pet-lovers, a LEGO model set is bound to bring endless joy this holiday season!