Gift Guide 2015: For Tweens and Teens

The season's best gifts for teens and tween kids.

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For Tweens: Whale of Warmth


Keeping hands cozy has never been trendier.

Striped Whale Mittens,, $49.50


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For Tweens: Need for Speed


Race cars go high-tech!

Anki Overdrive Starter Kit,, $150

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For Tweens: Long Ago, in a Galaxy Far, Far Away


Take your favorite Star Wars characters on all-new adventures, built on top of the existing Disney Infinity universe.

Disney Infinity 3.0: Star Wars Starter Pack,, $65

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For Tweens: Hogwarts Forever


Relive the magic of Harry Potter, or introduce somebody to its charms, with this gorgeously illustrated edition of the first book.

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone: The Illustrated Edition by J.K. Rowling, bookstores nationwide, $40

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For Tweens: A Gift with Heart


A cute way to tote the little essentials, and 50% of purchase price will go to support St. Jude Children's Hospital.

St. Jude Metallic Hearts Leather Zipper Case,, $19

This product is a gift that gives back and supports a great cause.

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For Tweens: Perfect PJs


There will be no cries of "Boo-hoo!" from your Who at the sight of these darling PJs.

Grinch Flannel Pajamas,, $69

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For Tweens: Charmed Life


Choose from a variety of sweet animals, like a sloth or the Velveteen Rabbit.

Chroma Totem Necklaces,, $34 each

Enter “familycircle” at checkout for free shipping through 12/31/15.

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For Tweens: Candy Maker


Make your own candy? Yes, please!

Nostalgia Electrics Giant Gummy Candy Maker,, $43

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For Tweens: Dream Big

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The soft tee features an inspiration message inside designed to encourage wearers to embrace their one-of-a-kind selves.

"Imagine" Girl's Short Sleeve Tee,, $24.

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For Tweens: Doggie Day Dreams


Of all the pillows in the world, this one is the Charlie Brown–iest.

Peanuts “Life Is Better with a Dog” Pillow Cover,, $39.50

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For Tweens: Game On


Now they can take their Minecraft worlds with them and play wherever they go, on any computer.

Gameband + Minecraft,, $80

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For Tweens: Sweet Surprise


Choose from dozens of ring designs plus a matching macaron case for a fun stocking stuffer.

Macaron case and ring,, $15

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For Tweens: Lego-Mania

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Perfect for brick fans who need extra inspiration for their next project.

DK LEGO Awesome Ideas by Daniel Lipkowitz,, $25.

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For Tweens: Jam Session

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Creative kids can build their own synthesizers and experiment with sound using this cool, STEM-minded set.

DIY Synth Kit,, $40

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For Teens: Bright Idea


Show a little love!

Marquee LED Sign, CVS/pharmacy stores, $20

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For Teens: Magic Touch


No more cold fingers when texting. These touchscreen gloves come in a set of three, so it's no sweat if one goes missing.

Trio of Touchscreen Gloves,, $38

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For Teens: Sparkle Toes


Comfort for the glitterati in your household.

Sparkle Sequin Slippers,, $35

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For Teens: Zip Up


This cruelty-free jacket is the perfect pick for the conscientious fashionista.

Vespa Vegan Leather Jacket,, $70

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For Teens: Snap Happy


Your teen will have instant fun capturing life's everyday moments.

Fujifilm Instax Mini Camera,, $100


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For Teens: Cool Coco


Hot chocolate has never been so fetch. Pop culture buffs will LOVE this collector's tin in honor of Mean Girls' 10th anniversary. But one question: Is hot chocolate a carb?

"You Go Glen Coco" Pink Hot Chocolate Mix,, $12

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For Teens: Rock On

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Perform classic tunes in front of a live simulated audience in the newest version of the game.

Guitar Hero Live,, $100

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For Teens: Perfect Pouch


Made of vegan leather, these bags are super roomy and easy to handle.

Charlie Grab Bag purse,, $50

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For Teens: Hot Lips


Your makeup-loving teen will thank you over and over again for this set with plenty of colors that are just right for the holidays.

Art. Love. Color. Lips Kit,, $20

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For Teens: Retro View


A classic toy gets a modern-day update.

View-Master Virtual Reality Starter Pack, Target, $30

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For Teens: Flower Power

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Funky patterned headphones make any listening session that much better.

Floral headphones,, $30.