14 gifts for preschoolers their parents will hate you for

Glitter tubes

Let’s face it, your idea of a fun gift might be the very thing that makes a mum and/or dad want to punch you in the neck. Sad but true. Some things are messy. Others dangerous. And some are just gosh-darned annoying.

Here’s a beginner’s guide to the gifts parents least want to see their kiddo unwrapping, in case you value your life/neck. Ignore at your own risk.

1. Glitter

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Glitter is not described as the herpes of the craft world for no good reason. It's scratchy and it sticks around and even migrates to other unsuspecting humans. Glitter is out. Do not do.

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