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11 Holiday Gifts Kids Will Thank You For (And Mean It) From the Team at Danrie

By Babe | Photos courtesy of Danrie

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Let’s start with the simple fact that holiday shopping for babe can be challenging. Do we shop for what we want them to have (read: that adorable cashmere sweater that they’ll inevitably spit up on) or give in to the plastic object of the moment they tried to steal from their best friend’s house last week? Is there a snowy holiday fantasy world where we could find a gift that we, as parents, are happy to give and one that they’ll be giddy to receive?

Spoiler alert: there is. And the solution can be found at, a new HATCH-approved shopping e-commerce experience that prides itself on scouring the globe to find unique, engaging toys and clothing so you can sit on your couch in the coziest sweatpants and still be an epic gift giver. 

Founder Julia Casper’s approach to gifting this holiday season? Two words: Have. Fun. “Listen to what lights them up when they talk and lean into that,” she tells us. “My son loves to bake, so I am definitely including this play baking set under the tree for him. My daughter loves dressing up and has her eye on this dress, so we’re giving it to her the first night of Hanukkah so she can wear it throughout the holiday season.”

Shop Julia’s 11 favorite holiday gifts below, all available at