20 Gifts Under $20 – Tot Gift Guide

Searching for high-quality presents for babies and children that don’t cost the Earth? You’ve come to the right place…

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You’ve made your list, you’ve checked it twice… and you’ve realized that it’s loooooong! Here are 20 gifts that will rock kids’ worlds without breaking the bank.

The Tot Top 20 gifts under $20


Science Experiment Kit

If you’re shopping for a little mind that loves to wonder about the world, then you need to get this awesome crystal growing volcano kit from Copernicus. Recommended for kids age 6+, it’s a fun activity for the whole family.



Copernicus Crystal Growing Volcano




Copernicus Crystal Growing Volcano 





Bell Shaker

The BabyNoise Bar Bell Shaker is made of natural wood and designed with jingly bells that let kids shake and make music wherever they may go!

BabyNoise Bar Bell Shaker

BabyNoise Bar Bell Shaker



Sticker Book

How sweet is this 20 page sticker book from Moulin Roty? Great for long car or plane trips, it includes 160 stickers to decorate the rooms of this stunning home with!


Moulin Roty II Etait Une Fois Sticker Book 20 Pages AW19


Moulin Roty II Etait Une Fois Sticker Book





Floor Chalk

Who doesn’t love creating a driveway masterpiece or completing a challenging hopscotch course? Moulin Roty’s floor chalk is non-toxic, easy for little hands to hold and washes away with water!


Moulin Roty Floor Chalk AW19


Moulin Roty Floor Chalk





Play Dough

Play dough is awesome because it can be calming for some kids and entertaining for others. Made with non-toxic ingredients and biodegradable glitter, the Land of Dough – Dough Cup will facilitate hours of creative play!


Land of Dough Sand Sails AW19


Land of Dough – Dough Cup





Wooden ABC Puzzle

Goki’s colorful alphabet puzzle is a fun way for kids to learn their ABCs, colors and hone their hand-eye coordination.


Goki Alphabet Puzzle AW19


Goki Alphabet Puzzle





Toy Baking Set

Baking cookies for Santa just got even cuter (and a whole lot less messy) thanks to the Melissa & Doug Christmas Cookie baking set. Festive and fun, it’s great for encouraging role playing and honing hand-eye coordination.


Melissa & Doug Slice and Bake Christmas Cookie Play Set


Melissa & Doug Slice and Bake Christmas Cookie Set





Crochet Rattle

Easy for little hands to hold, the Cheengoo Christmas Tree Rattle is the perfect stocking stuffer! Sure to be a family heirloom, it can even sit pretty on a mantel as decor.


Cheengoo Christmas Treet Crochet Rattle


Cheengoo Christmas Tree Crochet Rattle





Security Blanket

Made of a super soft bamboo muslin rayon, Little Unicorn’s security blankets can be used for cuddles, nap time, feeding, playing peek-a-boo and more!


Little Unicorn Deluxe Muslin Security Blanket- 2 Pack


Little Unicorn Deluxe Muslin Security Blanket (2 Pack)





Eye Mask

Going on a road trip? Planning a long haul flight for the whole family? Help your kids catch some Zs with Petite Plume’s adorable holiday journey print kitty eye mask!


Petite Plume Holiday Journey Kitty Eye Mask


Petite Plume Holiday Journey Kitty Eye Mask





Wooden Puzzle

Puzzle play is a wonderful way for tots to work on their problem solving skills, while having loads of fun. This chunky wood puzzle from Petit Collage is a total winner for animal lovers!


Petit Collage Little Lion Chunky Wood Puzzle AW19


Petit Collage Little Lion Chunky Wood Puzzle





Decoder Puzzle

Take your puzzle game up a notch with Petit Collage’s Decoder Puzzle. Once pieced together, kids can put on a special mask to reveal objects hiding in the busy scene!


Petit Collage Decoder Puzzle Monster Jam AW19


Petit Collage Decoder Puzzle – Monster Jam





Toy Fire Truck

Putting out fires will be a breeze with Luke’s Toy Factory Fire Truck! Made in the USA, it’s durable, waterproof and manufactured with the environment in mind.


Luke_s Toys FireTruck EcoTruck



Luke’s Toy Factory





Play Fruit Toys

Food toys are an absolute essential because they teach kids healthy eating habits, social skills and encourage imaginative play. The Tender Leaf Toys Fruit Crate is made from renewable rubber wood and painted with non-toxic paints.


Tender Leaf Fruit Crate



Tender Leaf Toys Fruit Crate






Crayons that double as blocks? Yes, please! Non-toxic, easy for kids to grip and fun to stack, Playon Crayon Pastel Crayons will make holiday doodles extra special.


Playon Crayon Pastel Crayons


Playon Crayons Pastel Crayons





Charades Game Set

The Mudpuppy Charades Game Set is a great family activity that can be done after school or on vacation! Great for encouraging confidence and critical thinking, it’s beneficial for cognitive development and building strong social skills.


Mudpuppy Charades


Mudpuppy Charades Game Set





Activity Set

Particularly great for travel or fun on a rainy afternoon, the Mudpuppy Activity Pack comes in a sturdy storage case and includes stickers, crayons, postcards, posters and a sketch pad.


Mudpuppy Our World Activity Pack


Mudpuppy Our World Activity Pack





Play Dough Set

Completely non-toxic, the Eco-Kids Eco-Dough Set is a must-have for every craft cupboard.


Eco-Kids Eco-Dough 6 pack


Eco-Kids Eco-Dough





Organic Slime

Truer words can not be spoken: kids LOVE slime. Great for sensory play, this starter kit from Tessa Bunny is organic, non-toxic and will be a total winner!


Tessa Bunny's Organic Slime Kit


Tessa Bunny’s Organic Slime Starter Kit






This classic tale is beloved by all and will be a special gift for any kid. The best part: for every Tiny Bee Gift Co. book sold, another is donated to a child in need.


Madeline book


Tiny Bee Gift Co. Madeline Book





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