Sometimes an over-the-top Christmas gift is exactly what you need to bestow on the little one in your life.
We’ve scouted some of our very favourite online toy shops, coupled that intel with the latest trends from Instagram and come up with this fun list of blow-the-budget gifts over $100 for kids. Scroll on – and get ready to be a little less cashed-up!
Castle Cubby mud kitchen
Whipping up mud pies never looked so good, and these gorgeous mud kitchens are sure to inspire adventurous little chefs!
RRP: from $600
Banwood First Go balance bike
Banwood’s First Go bike is a sturdy and durable balance bike, just perfect for your little one’s early rides. This bike features an adjustable seat and handlebars, wicker basket and a bicycle bell.
Bayer Vario doll's pram
Preschoolers can mini-me with their parents in adorable style with this gorgeous pram. It even features a matching nappy bag to complete the look.
LEGO DUPLO Town World animals set
This 120 piece box of goodies is heaps of fun for toddlers (and grown-ups too!) It includes 6 LEGO DUPLO figures: a traveller, pilot, surfer dad and child and a canoer dad and child PLUS 15 toy animal figures: an adult and baby giraffe, adult and baby lion, adult and baby panda, adult and baby deer, adult and baby whale, penguin, toucan, fish, rabbit and a squirrel.
Archie Cubby House with Green Slide
This amazing cubby house features a white painted picket fence, bright yellow window frames, perspex windows and a brilliant wavy slide. It’s sure to spark lots of imaginative games and plenty of hands-on fun.
Brio Classic Deluxe Set
Brio is famous for their beautiful wooden trains and this one is destined to become a favourite family heirloom. This little engine chugs around the track, stopping at the station and whizzing past trees and over bridges. It’s sure to delight the preschooler in your family.
A cute ride-on with a retro luxury vibe, this excellent gift idea comes in black, red, pink or baby blue. It’s French-designed and features a working steering wheel, rubber tyres, a horn and a comfy saddle.
Grand wooden teepee
Big enough for the whole family, this teepee is made from sustainably sourced wood which is kept natural so children can paint or decorate the exterior to suit. It’s the perfect Christmas gift to encourage creativity inside and out!
Discovery paint and create easel
This easel is the perfect gift for creative little people and features the bonus extras of a sweet planter and pretty wind chimes. There’s storage for paint and brushes, and an easy clean painting screen to keep things practical. What haven’t they thought of?!
Forest Wooden Table with Fox and Rabbit Chairs
What could be cuter than this table and chair set featuring adorable bunny and fox?! It’s super practical at meal or activity time, and stylish enough to look good in any living room.
Wooden service station
Little car lovers will go nuts for this excellent wooden service station with matching toy cars. There’s a whole lot of filling up to be done at the fuel pumps and no doubt even a bit of car washing?!
Native Plantation quilted play mat by Kip&Co
Those Kip&Co geniuses strike again with this comfy 100 percent cotton Native Plantation quilted baby play mat. It’s the perfect buffer between baby and floor, and looks so pretty you’ll wish they made adult-sized ones.