DKL’s Top Christmas Toys

Lets get straight to it, DKL’s list of top Christmas toys! We have put together a list of the toys that have gained special recognition for being down right fabulous in their own unique way.  Taking into account awards, the press favorites, and what you our lovely followers reacted best to…

The Wonderworld Eco House

It would be a crime not to put the show stopping Eco House on the list! Besides it being completely unique to any other doll house we have ever seen its educational value, beauty, and superb quality are hard to match! But don’t take my word for it, just recently the Independent Newspaper named The Eco House as one of its Top 10 Best Eco Toys! Prior to this it was awarded a much coveted Slow Toy Award in 2012.
Wonderworld Eco House Not a toy that will tire easily it is sure to become a family heirloom, available to buy from  – RRP £120.

Hama Fashion Kit

The Hama Fashion Kit hit the catwalks at the beginning of 2013! Perfect for the budding designer to create fabulous outfits from beads, with the option to change each outfit to meet the latest trends. Hama Fashion Kit was named Juniors Best Art and Craft Toy, a great achievement :)

Hama Fashion Kit Check it out at Yellow Moon -  RRP £12.99

Miniland Pairs Game

A firm favourite in the DKL office, we love the simplicity of the Miniland Pairs Game (don’t let it fool you though those pairs aren’t as straight forward as you might think). So much play value is packed into one box with 12 different game cards to choose from, there is so much fun to be had with the whole family! Featured as one of Right Starts Highly Commended Games it is a sure fire hit for keeping the kids entertained on Christmas day.


Miniland Educational Pairs Game

Get your hands on this fun filled game by visiting Amazon – RRP £19.99

Corolle Limited Edition Les Cheries

To signify 10 years of the Les Cherie dolls Corolle designed these limited edition beauties! So much more effortlessly chic than I could ever be, these dolls have earned a place on the list.  The perfect gift for any little girl to love and cherish on a Christmas morning their unique vanilla scent and luscious locks set them apart for any other.


Camille A L'Universite Buy from in store from Harrods or online from – RRP £47.99

Wonderworld Trix Track

I’m not sure if you’ve heard but there is this new Track and Ball phenomenon called Trix Track… Yes we have raved about how marvelous the Trix Track is since we introduced it to you all at the beginning of the year, and 11 months on we still can’t get enough of it! Trix Track gained the stamp of approval from Track and Ball Enthusiast Niki of The Toadstool as well as being featured in Trix Track Ambassador Stores all over the country!


4 sets available – collect them all to make the ultimate Trix Track. Visit The Toadstool – RRP from £25.00

Miniland Educational Aptitude Sets

At DKL we believe learning should take place through play, Miniland Educational Aptitude sets do just that. With the Good Toy Guides seal of approval it’s easy to see why these aptitude sets are so popular, each of the different sets come with an activity booklet to maximise play.


Miniland Educational Nuts and Bolts Find a great selection of the sets on Play Merrily – RRP from £8.99.

Hama Beads 10,000 beads

Now for a classic. Its not always about the brand spanking new, but about a toy that will bring joy for months on end! Hama 10,000 beads in a tub is your one stop shop for letting the whole family get their creative juices flowing. One of DKL’s all time best sellers and also a ‘Good Toy’ you can do no wrong with this tub of beads.


Hama 10,000 Beads in a Tub Get inspired on Pinterest, and for all your Hama bead needs visit – RRP £13.99

Corolle Mini Corolline

Packing all the pizazz of a full sized doll into 20cm, the Mini Corollines are the perfect travel buddy featuring adorable outfits, rooted hair, and the signature vanilla Corolle scent! Loved by many of our DKL bloggers these charming dolls make super stocking fillers :)


Mini Corolline Redhead Get these miniature beauties from Mothercare – RRP £14.99.

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  1. Corolle Dolls are my favourite! would make a great Christmas gift!

  2. We love the Corolle dolls too, so pretty

  3. Oh so many hama beads…and the trix track looks amazing, definitely one for the list

  4. Some fabulous toys there, love the huge box of Hama, just imagine all the fun you could have with that!

  5. I daren’t let my kids see! Their lists are already as long as my leg!

  6. some fantastic toys there. my daughter would especially love the doll house

  7. Ten thousand beads! The place would be like a ball pit!

  8. Some wonderful suggestions on that list, I have my eye on the Wonderworld Eco House, it’s fantastic.

  9. The trix track looks amazing, my kinda toy.

  10. Some fab gifts there, I love the eco house.

  11. Fab toys, loving Hama Beads :)

  12. The eco house is gorgeous! x

  13. Love the Eco house