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Christmas Gift Guide For All Ages

The Playful Peacock

Christmas is coming! This year, take a stand for sustainability and shop for responsible toys your child will absolutely adore. At The Playful Peacock, we believe that the magic of Christmas and the joy and gifts that come with it do not need to come at the cost of the planet.  In this article, we are going to share our exciting and enchanting holiday gift guide for each age range.  Let’s get into it! 

Gifts for Babies (0-1)

Is it your baby’s first Christmas?! Spoil them with these:

Nature Collection Alphabet Blocks Say hello to our Nature Collection Alphabet Blocks, exclusively made for The Playful Peacock. Each block is handcrafted in Canada from sustainably sourced Canadian Maple. Each block features engravings on all six sides, including letters, numbers, and intricate North American nature-themed graphics. 

Musical Activity Toys (Set of 5) This set comprises five adorable and cuddly soft toys, each playing a musical sound, offering endless, interactive fun! It engages multiple senses, enhances fine motor skills, and fosters cognitive development through cause-and-effect relationships.

Handmade Wooden Teether Heart This soothing companion is designed to gently ease the discomfort of teething, carved into the sweet shape of a heart! This teether is lovingly made from natural, certified non-impregnated maple wood.

Gifts for Toddlers (1-3)

As you know, your little one is on the go! They will be over the moon to receive any of the following! 

Dog Freckle: Freckle's heart is filled with a love for meeting new friends, savoring delicious cuisines, and exploring the wonders of the world. Together, your little one and Freckle will embark on exciting journeys. Freckle is sewn from 100% linen and filled with hypo-allergenic poly-fil.

Bunny Music Set: This delightful set is thoughtfully crafted to introduce the magic of music. Nestled inside the charming bunny suitcase—equally adorable and practical—children can play their tambourine, a flute, and a rattle drum.

Handmade Montessori Learning Tray: This tray is lovingly created to inspire young minds. Equipped with a wooden stylus and a slot for flashcards, it invites children to embark on a journey of limitless possibilities. From sand writing and counting to building and sensory play, this versatile tray fosters open-ended exploration. 

Gifts for Preschoolers (3-4)

Treat your older toddlers to toys that can help them learn and grow. 

Wooden Nativity Scene Music Box: Embrace the Holiday season with this wooden keepsake music box, which plays Away in a Manger. This cherished heirloom promises to hold a special place in your family's heart for generations. 

Large Silk & Wood Streamer: Let your imagination take flight with this handmade silk and wood wand! Crafted from 100% mulberry silk and sustainably sourced Baltic birch wood, this wand will quickly become a cherished toy for your young one. 

Delilah Doe: Meet Sweet Delilah, a delightful doe designed with a lifelike contour that perfectly fits into tiny hands. These toys are handcrafted in Canada from solid Canadian hardwood, sanded to a silky-smooth finish, and adorned with eco-friendly, natural stains. 

Gifts for Kinders (4-5+)

Handmade Natural Bowling Set: This set is a fantastic addition to any toy collection as this game has been enjoyed by both kids and adults for generations. It includes ten naturally crafted bowling pins and two softwood bowling balls. They come neatly packaged in an unbleached, organically woven white cotton sack.

Handmade Wooden Magnetic Sushi Set: Embark on a culinary adventure! Each sushi piece in this set features magnets for secure assembly, adding an element of realism and excitement. Witness your child's delight as they craft their sushi rolls and embark on imaginary culinary escapades.

A Kids Book About Empathy: In a world where emotions can be complex, this book delves into empathy. It’s a valuable resource, teaching both children and adults the art of connecting on a deeper level – feeling "with" someone rather than merely "for" them.


We wish all of you a happy, healthy, and wonderful holiday season full of joy, love, and togetherness, from all of us at The Playful Peacock!