as the year comes to a close, I thought it would be a good idea to do a round up of a few of my favourite things - no singing nuns, no whiskers on kittens, just some nicely designed toys. enjoy - and have a very cheery new year!

toddler and baby toys gift ideas

1/ glodos bit bike, £84.99, toyella.com
*for 10% off quote BSF-1008-10 at the checkout*
2/ knitted bear friends, £13.99 each, babipur.co.uk *for 10% off quote BLS at the checkout*
3/ wooden children's stacking train, £34.95, vupbaby.co.uk *for 10% off your first order enter STYLE at the checkout*
4/ fruit and veg toy, £11.45, littlebabycompany.com
5/ wooden rocking horse, £38.99, vupbaby.co.uk *for 10% off your first order enter STYLE at the checkout*
6/ leka baby gym, £19.99, ikea.co.uk
7/ bobby cuddle cloth, €17.95, shak-shuka.com
8/ plan toys oval xylophone, £13.95, babipur.co.uk for 10% off quote BLS at the checkout*
9/ sophie the giraffe, £12.99, greenbaby.co.uk
10/ virre slide, £79, ikea.co.uk
11/ cornishware classic knitted tea set, $79.95 (australian dollars), larkmade.com.au
12/ casa cabanas playhouse, €32, shak-shuka.com