Left and right sides of their brains locked and loaded - if you're looking for a great Christmas pick, this little lot will delight all those sleuths, engineers, architects and coders in the making.

FOR TODDLERS: Janod Sweet Cocoon Cart With Blocks

'This cart combines the open-ended play potential of building blocks with the transport fun of a buggy.'
Catherine, Buyer

Janod Sweet Cocoon Cart With Blocks

Janod Sweet Cocoon Cart With Blocks

A bit different from the usual block cart, the Sweet Cocoon Cart With Blocks gives toddlers scope for bigger adventures. Thanks to the 'carriage' design, they can transport plenty more than the 17 wooden building blocks it comes with. The transparent sides let them see what they have on board and the rubber wheels means the cart won't scrape or bump your walls, no matter how rookie their driving!

FOR HIDDEN EXTRAS: Petit Collage Decoder Puzzle

'A puzzle with hidden objects, kids will love putting this together again and again.'
Catherine, Buyer

Petit Collage Decoder Puzzle

Petit Collage Decoder Puzzle

The Decoder Puzzle is more than just a puzzle. With 100 pieces, little hands will enjoy figuring out where all the pieces go together and then when it is done, they can discover hidden objects by wearing the decoder masks. Printed with non-toxic inks on FSC certified cardboard, it's a fun pick for kids and a great choice for the environment.

FOR BIG AMBITIONS: Modu Life Size building Toy

'A toy which can be adapted as they grow and develop. We love how simple it is.'
Catherine, Buyer

Modu Life Size building Toy

Modu Life Size building Toy

Get them started on their active play journey with this 12 piece Life Size Building Toy Curiosity Kit. This starter kit with pegs, wheels and blocks can be joined together to configure at least 4 creations. Using the instruction manual you can build a rocker or ride on, for little ones to move their way into a whole lot of fun. The beauty of this product begins with the building, giving you the opportunity to be inventive and try out new playful forms. It's a genius piece of kit for open-ended, active fun - the whole family is bound to love it.

FOR COLLECTORS: Magformers Minibot Kitchen

'Every day they can build a brand new kitchen for this pizza-loving robot chef.'
Catherine, Buyer

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Magformers Minibot Kitchen

We're totally in love with Magformers and you could just start a collecting craze. The genuis of Magformers pieces is that they contain rotating magnets sealed in every edge, so they always connect with each other however they are combined. So there's almost no end to the number of ways your child can set up this robo-run pizza kitchen. Plus making changes is always as easy as pie – they just smash it down and start again. There are loads of other fun sets to choose from too.

FOR TRAVELLING: Magnetibook Educational Toy

'Copy, create or learn, these very portable magnetibooks will fuel your child's imagination, at home and on the go.'
Helene, Buyer

Magnetibook Educational Toy

Magnetibook Educational Toy

There's no wonder Magnetibooks are one of KIDLY's best-sellers. It looks like a book, but it's a smart board box, with a magnetic lid that flips up to display their works of genius on. Whether it's the bright shapes & blocks, or the alphabet & words, they'll be creating all kinds of fun stuff with these kits. They're just the right size for taking in the car, on trips, or to nanny's house, too.

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