40 Gifts For Tween Girls

Our Best 3 Picks

Best

Stress Relief Care Package

Available in two different sizes, each package offers one of six unique scented candles

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Night Light Bluetooth Speaker

Also Great

MRCOOL Night Light Bluetooth Speaker

With sensitive touch control, 4 brightness levels and multiple colors.

Buy Now for $30.99

Good on a Budget

Fairy String Lights

A 10-ft, thin wire with 30 LED lights and a waterproof battery box.

Buy Now for $5.99 ($0.60 / Foot)

Christmas Gifts For Tween Girls

STMT DIY Journaling Set

STMT D.I.Y. Journaling Set

A 70-sheet spiral journal and 35+ stationery items for customization.

Buy Now for $22.96

“Not Parent Approved” Card Game

An award-winning game — finish the sentences with the silliest answer.

Buy Now for $24.95

Vanity Mirror

Has 18 LED lights and touch sensors to adjust color and brightness.

Buy Now for $69.99

Noise Canceling Headphones

An on-ear foldable design and built-in 400mAh rechargeable battery.

Buy Now for $15.99

Glow-in-the-dark Blanket

It’s 50” by 60”, made of 100% polyester, and glows for 30 minutes.

Buy Now for $19.99

Fairy String Lights

A 10-ft, thin wire with 30 LED lights and a waterproof battery box.

Buy Now for $5.99 ($0.60 / Foot)

Bluetooth Karaoke Microphone

It can also be used as a Bluetooth speaker, mp3 player, and recorder.

Buy Now for $25.99

Fun Gifts For Tween Girls

Fluffy Slime Kit

The 25-pc ice cream parlor slime DIY set makes butter slime and more

Buy Now for $24.95

Crystal Growing Lab

Grow 8 color crystals in 3 to 4 days — with silicone growing chambers.

Buy Now for $39.99

Charm Bracelet Making Kit

With 4 snake bracelet chains, 5 string necklaces, and various beads.

Buy Now for $13.99

Fidget Sensory Toy

A 3-pc silicone set — press the bubbles to make a “pop” sound.

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SUNLIN Dance Mat

Includes adjustable volume, built-in music, and 3 challenge levels.

Buy Now for $35.98

Water Marbling Paint for Kids

Drop the paint into water, swirl it, then transfer it to paper.

Buy Now for $13.59

Birthday Gifts For Tween Girls

Ring Light with Tripod

A 13” LED light with 3 lighting colors and 10 brightness modes.

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Instax Mini 11 Instant Camera

Instax Mini 11 Instant Camera

It features a 60 mm lens, a selfie mirror, and automatic exposure.

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Jewelry Box

Made of faux-leather with removable trays and 8 color options.

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Dainty Name Necklace

This handmade rose gold necklace can be personalized with a name.

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Cinema Lightbox

With 220 letters and 180 emojis — fit up to 10 letters in each row.

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Birth Flower Necklace

Available in two sizes, with three different metals, and 12 unique flower patterns.

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Unique Gifts For Tween Girls

Floor Lounger

Holds 5 king-sized pillows and is made with plush, ultra-soft fabric.

Buy Now for $23.79

D.I.Y. Squishies

Receive 30 random toys made of safe PU foam and paint them yourself.

Buy Now for $18.99

Bath Bomb Set

Handmade 6-pc set made of organic ingredients that moisturize skin.

Buy Now for $13.99 ($2.33 / Count)

Butterfly Claw Clip

6 acrylic clips with rounded edges that won’t pull or damage hair.

Buy Now for $17.99 ($3.00 / Count)

Personalized Robes

Have the back, front, or both embroidered or send a custom design.

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Stress Relief Care Package

Available in two different sizes, each package offers one of six unique scented candles

Buy Now

Unicorn Dream Catcher

Simply add batteries and watch this 28 inch dreamcatcher twinkle

Buy Now for $14.99

Cool Gifts For Tween Girls

Custom Name Neon Sign

Customize the acrylic LED sign’s font, color, size, and more.

Buy Now for $49.99
Night Light Bluetooth Speaker

MRCOOL Night Light Bluetooth Speaker

With sensitive touch control, 4 brightness levels and multiple colors.

Buy Now for $30.99

Illuminated Doodle Pillowcase

It’s 100% cotton and the design glows for 5 minutes before fading.

Buy Now for $25.00

Bluetooth Karaoke Microphone

It can also be used as a Bluetooth speaker, mp3 player, and recorder.

Buy Now for $25.99

Skull Soap

It’s handmade — choose your desired color and scent from the options.

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Purple Ladybug Bottle

With the BPA-free bottle, this kit comes with 4 sheets of our sparkly rhinestone glitter gemstone stickers

Buy Now for $14.99

Dustless Hair Dust

It works on all hair types and the color lasts for up to 4 days.

Buy Now for $14.99

Sporting Gifts For Tween Girls

Sports Bottle

With quotes and time markers to encourage more water drinking.

Buy Now for $9.99

Women’s Athletic Running Shoes

Geometric, athlete-informed outsole patterns evenly disperse impact.

Buy Now for $39.99

Digital Sports Watch

It tracks step counting, calories, mileage, and much more.

Buy Now for $22.75

Adidas Sackpack

With drop mesh water bottle pockets, an easy cinch opening, and more.

Buy Now for $13.50

Basketball Night Light

Personalize the acrylic light with a name and choose from 2 LED bases.

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Personalized Headband

Select the color and image, and customize it further with a name.

Buy Now

Diamondback Bike

With an aluminum alloy frame and smooth shifting between 6 speeds.

Buy Now for $213.30

STOROMO Exercise Ball

Made of non-toxic PVC with a honeycomb crack-resistant design.

Buy Now for $18.99

Tween girls are no longer little kids but are not quite teenagers either. As they leave childhood and enter adolescence, they experience many physical and behavioral changes. Their interests change, meaning you have many new gift options.

Choosing the best gifts for tween girls

Pre-teen girls are between childhood and adolescence. While the age range can vary, the tween years are usually from ages 9 to 12 years old. It’s a transitionary period, and with the onset of puberty, they’ll experience physical, emotional, social, and cognitive developmental changes. 

According to experts, increased independence is a characteristic of the tween years. She’ll begin exploring many new things as she tries to figure out her identity, and friendships will play a key role in her life. Gifts that appeal to her interests, whether through music, physical activity, or creative self-expression, will allow her to explore and express her interests. She’s at an age where she’ll constantly be scrolling Instagram and TikTok, so you can be assured she knows what’s cool and trendy, which is why the latest accessories, gadgets, stylish items of clothing, and other popular items are a hit with tween girls. As they grow, tween girls become interested in games and activities that challenge them and test their problem-solving abilities. Educational games, like science and building kits, are ideal for stimulating their evolving cognitive capabilities.  

How we identified the best gifts for tween girls

When selecting gifts for tween girls, we identified the hallmark characteristics of this age group and chose gifts that would appeal to their shifting interests. One of the main milestones is the need for more independence and self-discovery. 

For this reason, we selected a variety of gifts that she can use to explore what she loves and showcase her style. We included artistic tools, accessories, and unique decorative items that she can use to express herself creatively and customize her personal space. We also factored in that tween girls spend time on social media. The gadgets and activities we chose are some of the trendiest on the market, which is why they’ll appeal to them.

Girls this age are developing physically, emotionally, and cognitively. As their logic and reasoning abilities evolve, they appreciate more challenging activities. We chose games of logic, building sets, and exploration kits that will test and strengthen these abilities and encourage them to seek solutions.

Tips for buying the best gifts for tween girls

  1. Understand her interests
    Her interests are changing as she moves from childhood to adolescence. She may have once loved dolls, whereas now, her interests may lie with gadgets and toys to express herself creatively. Understanding her interests will help you buy a gift that will bring her joy.
  2. Ask here
    Tweens are discovering what they like as they explore their identity. Their tastes are likely to be quite specific as well. Ask her how she enjoys spending her time, and you will understand which gift to buy.
  3. Consider what’s cool!
    Tweens are at an age where they want to fit in with their peers as friendships become more important to them. The coolest gadgets, fashion, and style accessories are popular because her friends have these. Consider what is fashionable among the age group, and you’ll have a winning gift.