Top Ten Christmas Gifts For Kids
The festive season is uniquely special for the little ones – and their excitement is enough for us to feel like kids again, too! At Carrolls Irish Gifts, you’ll find a magnificent range of gifts to lift young hearts this season.
So whether it’s precious jewellery or a brilliant book, stylish knitwear or a sporty option, you’re bound to discover the ideal option to add a little bit of magic to the festive period at Carrolls; here’s a selection of what you’ll find!
For The Little Geniuses
All Around Ireland 200-Piece Jigsaw Puzzle With Irish Map Poster
This 200-piece puzzle is a tour around Ireland without ever leaving the living room! Learn about landmarks like Newgrange and Kilkenny Castle, meet legends like Queen Maeve and Brian Boru, and discover creatures from the Irish wolfhound to the red deer; not bad for an afternoon inside, eh?
Wear A Piece Of History
Hallmarked Sterling Silver Kid’s Claddagh Pendant
An age-old symbol of love and loyalty, the majestic Claddagh design is captured in this pendant, to be worn close to the heart. Rendered in sterling silver, it’s an elegant realisation of a timeless piece of Irish heritage.
For little adventurers
Aran Traditions Junior Gift Set – Classic Mini Me Aran Pom Pom Hat & Mittens
For little ones who love a big adventure, this set is the perfect winter warmer. Featuring classic Aran designs, head and hands will be kept cosy so that the fun and games in the great outdoors can continue – whatever the weather!
For the future rugby player
Ireland Designed Four Province Crest Design With Shamrock Design
Does the road to Aviva Stadium start here?! The little sports nut in your life will love this full-sized piece of kit, complete with a nod to the four proud provinces. It’s durable, too, so even winter conditions won’t stop the action!
For the mini fashionista
Baby Aran Side-Fastening Hood
Crafted in Westport, Co. Mayo, this 100% Merino wool Aran jumper is perfect for keeping your tiny tot warm this season. It’s beautifully designed, featuring intricate cable and honeycomb stitching, so if your smallie is a stickler for style, this one will get the thumbs up!
For the dreamers
The Irish Folklore Collection Yellow Wooden Fairy Door
Create a passageway between the fairy world and ours with this beautifully crafted Irish piece. Expertly made in Co. Meath, it’s an eco-friendly product to brighten your garden – and the perfect starting point for a whole load of entertaining stories, too!
For the little chef
Make Your Own Biscuit Christmas Tree Decorations
This festive gift is great for an afternoon of fun and creativity with the whole family. Sure to be enjoyed by any little chefs in your life, you can hang your beautiful creations on the Christmas tree when you’re done – as long as you can resist scoffing the lot first, that is!
For saying “I love ewe”
Patrick Francis Ireland Baby Sheep Hat & Booties Set
Made from delightfully soft and warm cotton, this adorable set is the perfect way to mark a newborn’s first Yule. It would take a heart of stone not to fall in love with the cute motif, too; a delightful set for any bundle of joy!
For The Bookworm
The Adventures of Johnny Magory Collection
Written by Kildare’s Emma Jane Leeson, these adventurous tales are based on an old Irish rhyme – each one a story about Johnny Magory! They’re aimed at inspiring and educating young readers on Irish wildlife and culture, with the wonderful illustrations of Kilkenny-based Kim Shaw bringing the whole thing to life in stunning fashion.
For the cuddlers
White Irish Unicorn With Ireland Ribbon And Green Mane And Tail
A magical toy for the magic of Christmas, this cute plushie is one to make imaginations soar! Suitably featuring plenty of shades of green, it’s an eye-catching item sure to win young hearts at first sight.