Christmas Gifts for Keiki

While everybody else hunts for Power Rangers samurai megazords around town, visit these local shops and websites for thoughtful and unique gifts for little girls and boys.


photo: david croxford

1) Glass Animal Figures

Decorate a child’s room with animal figurines that he or she will be able to admire for years to come. Prices start from $18. Jeff Chang Pottery and Fine Crafts, 1200 Ala Moana Blvd, Ward Centers.

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2) Lil Brenda Mocha Cherry Dress

Any girl will look adorable in the Lil Brenda Mocha Cherry dress from Cinnamon Girl. $42, buy online.

photo: david croxford

3) 3-Pocket Bag

Visits to grandma aren’t complete without a quilt ($28.95) and a Bonsai beanie baby ($6.95) stuffed inside this 3-pocket bag ($23.95). Taj Clubhouse, Ward Warehouse, 1050 Ala Moana Blvd, Honolulu.

photo: david croxford

4) Stocking Stuffers

Erasers shaped as school supplies, ice cream and cakes make a perfect stocking stuffer for your little one. Prices from $6.51. Fisher Hawaii, 1072 Fort Street Mall, Honolulu.

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5) Yoda Tee

He loves Star Wars and can’t get enough of Master Yoda, so choose a Tee for him to show off his galactic pride—handmade by local designer Kayo Master. $25.50, 6M-4T, buy online at the Cupcake Boutique.

photo: courtesy little sprouts

6) Train Set

What’s Christmas without a train set under the tree? If you’re quick, you can grab the last Swivel Bridge Train Set in stock, which includes a 45-piece system with a covered bridge, swivel bridge and a 3-car train. $60, 600 Kailua Road, Suite 106, Kailua. Or buy online at