Tiny tots (and pets!) will have their eyes all aglow and find it hard to sleep at night after receiving the playful presents from this week’s gift guide. From enchanting story books to fetching chew toys, these gifts are sure to secure smiles on Christmas morning. (Still have more shopping to do? Don’t miss our picks for the ladies, gents, bookworms, hostesses, and decor lovers on your nice list.)


Just Being Jackie

Acclaimed journalist, praised preservationist, former First Lady, and forever style icon, your niece will want to take a page from Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis’s book.

Apron Set

Gift your aspiring chef this kitchen essential that’s made in Brooklyn by Odette Williams.

Dog Bed

This chic canine crib checks all the right boxes. (Hello, sturdy rattan frame and washable gingham pad!)

Paris-Chien: Adventures of an Ex-Pat Dog

Dog lovers (and future Francophiles!) will be barking up the right Christmas tree with this illustrated tale.

Clicquot Rosé Dog Toy

Your pup will be one haute dog thanks to this rosé-inspired chew toy.

Footed Pajamas

Whether asleep or awake, she’ll make a splash in this precious onesie by our favorite sheet and home purveyor, Biscuit.


Skip the gift wrap and tie a red ribbon around super soft Solange Swan for an on-the-fly gift.

Mary Poppins Gift Set

Just in time for the fabled nanny’s return to the silver screen, get your little ones up to speed with the original books by P.L. Travers.

Pet Tote

Small pup parents will love this personalized (and secure) to-go bag.

Ah-ha to Zig-Zag

Design history comes to life in this beautifully illustrated alphabet book from the Smithsonian Design Museum.

Brass Leash

The sturdy weaving of this fetching leash can withstand walks with Pomeranians and pit bulls.

Madeline Doll

She’ll be screaming, “It’s Madeline! It’s Madeline!” after unwrapping this fan-favorite doll.

Cool Cats Puzzle

For your feline loving little ones, this puzzle is the cat’s pajamas.

Toy Rope

Your pup will want to ruff house with this chewy buffalo check toy.

Art Play

This imaginative activity book by bestselling author Marion Deuchars is perfect for budding artists.

Kiehl’s Pet Spritz

Consider this genius stocking stuffer the gift that keeps on giving.

Elephant Booties

These sheep wool booties, which are hand-crafted by marginalized artist groups in Central Asia, were meant for walking.


Budding readers (plus mom and dad!) will fall in love with the adventurous spirit of Antoinette the poodle.

Poodle Stuffed Animal

Try getting this snuggly lovely (those floppy ears!) out of their grip on Christmas morning.Superhero T-Shirt

The snap-off red and black cape will be a for-soar win for the superhero on your list.

This is Texas

Whether they’re from the Lone Star State or love travel books, your little readers will learn why everything is bigger in Texas.

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