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Popular holiday gifts for tween girls

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Holiday gifts perfect for tween girls

The hottest holiday gifts for tween girls this year include mismatched accessories, a pocket-sized video game, an expensive doll, something that looks like candy -- but isn't -- and a famous cat. If you're having a hard time finding the perfect Christmas gift for a tween girl, keep reading!

Holiday gifts perfect for tween girls

Little Miss Matched Zany Sweater Boots

Go above and beyond being stylish with these Little Miss Matched Zany sweater boots ($39). Part sock, part boot, these comfortable and warm shoes let out your tween's inner diva and allows her proudly display her unique personality. Little Miss Matched items don't match, but they do coordinate perfectly and look great with skinny jeans, legging, tights, shorts and skirts.

Holiday gifts perfect for tween girls

Gummy Bear lights

Bring cheer to your tween girl's bedroom with these delicious Gummy Bear lights ($28 each). These cute, rubbery bears make a great decoration during the day and then at night, they become colorful LED nightlights with just a squeeze of the belly. Adjust the settings to your liking by selecting the one-hour automatic timer or keep your bear lit until you squeeze the belly once more to turn it off.

Holiday gifts perfect for tween girls

American Girl Kanani doll and paperback book

The American Girl Kanani doll ($100) is the 2011 Girl of the Year! Get Kanani while you can and start -- or add to -- your tween's American Girl collection. This 18 inch cloth-bodied doll proudly wears her tropical dress, faux hibiscus flower, kukui nut necklace, ruffled sandals and comes complete with the Aloha, Kanani paperback book. Your tween girl will love styling Kanani's hair, reading all about her adventures and using her vivid imagination with this holiday must-have gift.

Holiday gifts perfect for tween girls

Nintendo 3DS

There's no need for special glasses with the new, cutting-edge Nintendo 3DS game system ($190). With a built-in motion sensor and gyro sensor, the Nintendo 3DS reacts to tilt and move motion and responds instantly. Your tween girl will adore the stylish new colors, LCD touch screen, adjustable stylist, touch control and two outer 3-D cameras. The 3-D cameras allow your tween to create and store her very own 3-D pictures.

Holiday gifts perfect for tween girls

Tokidoki Hello Kitty Wristwatch

Tokidoki and Sanrio have teamed up to bring your tween girl this new, limited edition Hello Kity wristwatch ($75) from the ultra popular Best Friends collection. As an all-time favorite of tweens, Hello Kitty has now turned into a fashionista and is all dressed up as Sandy -- while hanging out with all her best friends

Holiday gifts perfect for tween girls

Get more great gift ideas in The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide >>

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