It can be overwhelming finding a good enough gift for a 10-year-old girl. Whether it’s a birthday gift for your daughter or a Christmas gift for a girl you know who’s aged 10, there’s a lot of pressure to choose something she’ll love. Of course, every child is different. But I’ve found that most girls around the age of 10 adore presents that teach them something or help them to express themselves. Look for gifts that inspire imagination and creativity as well as those that are educational.
Regardless of your budget or your relationship with her, the perfect present for you is out there! Check out this list of the top gifts for girls the age of 10 in the UK that are sure to please.
Gift to share with friends for a 10 year old girl
This gift is a fun activity for her to do with a friend. It is also a great way to teach generosity because she can make some pieces to give to others.
Room decor for a 10-year-old girl
While this colour changing bluetooth speaker seems trendy, it will also help her become more responsible. In addition to playing music, it also acts as an alarm clock so she can start getting herself up in the mornings.
A wonderful gift to get a girl for her 10th birthday
Wondering what’s the best gift for a 10-year-old-girl? A hoverboard scooter, of course! These gadgets are loads of fun while also teaching poise and balance. This will definitely be the kind of gift she shows off to her friends!
This purple hoverboard is a great gift thanks to its futuristic design. But if you’d like to go for another outdoors gift that’s a little more retro, you could always opt for some good old-fashioned skates. These have been impressing kids for generations and that’s not about to stop. I wish I still had my pair!
Trendy gift for a 10-year-old girl
Japanese culture has become very popular with kids and teens in recent years. Pair that with a gift for someone with a sweet tooth and you get a fun Japanese candy kit. The best part is that she gets to eat her project when it’s done.
5. Art Workshop
An amazing Christmas idea for 10-year-old girls
For a little girl who’s creative and has a flair for imagination, it doesn’t get any better than an art workshop. These workshops can be taken all over the UK and teach kids basic art skills while letting them explore their talent and creativity. This will definitely inspire her to make something new and is a particularly good early Christmas present, as she can use her new artistic knowledge to make gifts for her family and friends!
At home macrame masterclass kit with online tutorial videos is another great gift for a 10-year-old girl who loves creating and designing. There are also DIY from home courses that can inspire her imagination without her having to leave the house, like a course that teaches you how to make a paper garland at home.
An imaginative gift for 10-year-old girls
With her own tail blanket, your 10-year-old will feel just like a real mermaid! These gifts are wonderful for stimulating the imagination and fostering creative play, but they’re also warm and comfortable. I bought one of these for a friend’s daughter and she wouldn’t take it off, even as the weather warmed up!
To make the mermaid tail blanket even more special, you could get a personalised version. And for little girls who really love mermaids, it doesn’t get better than this enchanting mermaid scales wallpaper.
A meaningful gift for your 10-year-old daughter
You can’t exactly buy a kid a wild animal, but you can buy the next best thing: animal sponsorship. This program allows you to sponsor a variety of animals in need of donations. Not only will this meaningful gift allow your 10-year-old to make a difference in the world, but it will also teach her about the importance of charity and giving back.
If she’s an animal-lover, you can choose an animal that you know she adores, like an owl for example. Or another idea is adopting a tree or a piece of land, which can also teach her about the importance of caring for the environment!
A totally unique gift for the budding detective
Playing detectives is a universal source of fun for children, and the Pharaoh’s Curse is one of the best detective mystery games in the UK. As part of this unusual gift, she will receive four packages full of artefacts and documents to decode, helping her to solve the mystery of the Pharaoh’s curse.
For a more traditional mystery game for a budding investigator, Cluedo is a great choice. Otherwise, the Scientific Explorer Crime Catcher Kit is another exciting detective game that also teaches kids about science.
A fun present every little girl will love
Girls have secret business to attend to, and the best place to jot it all down is in a super-secure padlocked secret diary. This fun present lets your 10-year-old keep her most precious secrets guarded, safe from prying eyes.
Perfect for revealing her hidden talent
Whether she’s got a knack for singing or she just loves to belt out tunes, a karaoke wireless microphone is a source of endless fun. Coming with a selection of karaoke tracks, this gift might even reveal a hidden talent you didn’t know she had. In case you were wondering, this is what you should get your 10-year-old daughter for her birthday if she loves to sing and express herself!
This rose gold wireless microphone is a particularly popular choice with little girls. To take this gift to the next level, you could also consider a proper karaoke machine that comes complete with a more powerful speaker, ideal for girls who take their singing seriously.
The perfect gift for a 10-year-old girl in the UK
If you know a 10-year-old girl who loves perfume and cosmetics, then a perfume scent kit is the perfect present. She’ll get to experiment with different scents and ingredients in a totally safe way, while also learning about the process of making one of the world’s most beloved commodities. This is an especially great gift for 10-year-old girls who love to be hands on!
12. Nail Stamp Art
A creative gift to please your little fashionista
Is your 10-year-old a passionate fashionista? Is she always begging to go to the salon? Then she’ll be obsessed with nail stamp art, an at-home kit that will allow her to decorate her nails with countless cool designs and colours.
This set comes with five design pods and a dryer, to make sure every design comes out flawlessly. For another gift that allows her to explore fashion in a fun and appropriate way for her age, you could also look at some hair chalk.
13. Kids Microscope
An educational toy for a 10-year-old girl
A kids microscope is one of the best toys for 10-year-old girls who love science, are curious about the world, and are addicted to discovering new information. A microscope like this will encourage her to investigate things around the house and backyard more closely, and learn about the world she lives in while having fun.
This microscope comes with 85 pieces, guaranteed to impress the budding scientist. A telescope is another educational gift that can foster a love of science and give her an abundance of knowledge about the universe.
A birthday gift that a 10-year-old girl will keep forever
10 is the perfect age to plant the seeds for a love of books and nurture a lifelong reading habit. A box set of classic books is a brilliant present to get a 10-year-old girl reading more, whether you give her the complete set to a story she’s already fallen in love with or introduce her to a world of totally new characters.
A luxe jewellery gift for a 10-year-old girl
If you’re really looking to spoil a 10-year-old girl with jewellery, the mini collection from Noa is a supreme choice. These pieces are the top of the range and make wonderful presents for a special occasion, such as Christmas or a once-in-a-lifetime birthday gift the first time a girl hits double digits.
The best summer toys for 10-year-old girls
Inflatable pool toys are the best toys for 10-year-old girls in the summer. Floating fruit, animals, lounge chairs, donuts, and more provide endless fun in the sun. These make especially good gifts for girls who have a pool at home, but they’re also perfect for those who often go to the beach.
A super-useful gift for a 10-year-old girl
An earrings storage book is a stylish yet practical present ideal for the 10-year-old girl with a growing jewellery collection. This useful gift is used to store earrings in style, and is also great for packing jewellery before travelling.
You could also opt for a jewellery roll travel organiser, which is specifically designed for travelling with jewellery. Otherwise, for jewellery storage at home, there are also these aesthetically pleasing jewellery stands.
The ideal gift for a 10-year-old girl interested in science
If you know a 10-year-old girl interested in science, a crystal-growing kit is sure to become her next addiction! This hands-on gift will allow her to create her own crystals while learning about the science behind the process. She can then choose to proudly display her crystals or give them away as gifts.
This crystal-growing set is a marvellous choice because it comes with a selection of different shape options. For another gift guaranteed to please the aspiring scientist, you could also look at a fun chemistry set.
One of the best toys for 10-year-old girls who love fashion
A fashion design game is one of the best toys for girls who love fashion. These allow girls to nurture their design and creativity skills by putting together different outfits from the fabric swatches and tools included inside the kit. This would make a wonderful birthday gift for a 10-year-old girl!
In particular, this set would be brilliant for a little girl who loves the idea of designing colourful dresses. There’s also this unicorn headband kit, ideal for 10-year-old girls who love to bring together their love of imagination and fashion.
The perfect present to let her creativity shine
An Eat Sleep Doodle pillowcase is the perfect opportunity for your 10-year-old to explore her creativity. Especially designed for kids who love art, these pillowcases are lots of fun to colour in and can then be used to bring a splash of vibrant colour to the room!
A thoughtful gift to help her navigate life
The Smart Girl’s Guide books are powerful tools that equip girls with the knowledge and understanding that will help them thrive in life. There’s a variety of Smart Girl’s Guide books available so it’s easy to choose one that suits your 10-year-old perfectly, whether she’s having trouble with friends and school or struggling with her self-esteem.
This Smart Girl’s Guide book is all about coping with worry, a common emotion that all 10-year-old girls will relate to. Otherwise, there are many other helpful books available for 10-year-old girls, including the Worst Case Scenario Survival Handbook: Middle School.
An unexpected present for a 10-year-old girl
A felt letterboard is the type of gift a 10-year-old girl won’t be expecting. Sweet, simple, and cost-effective, this present is perfect for putting up in her bedroom and arranging personal messages. She might want to spell out inspiring quotes, the names of her loved ones, or something else that’s meaningful to her.
This felt board comes in many different colours and also spells out emojis, which is basically a necessity these days! For a similar gift that allows even more room to be creative, you could also buy your 10-year-old a vintage chalkboard.
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