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Top Girl Toys

Best Christmas Toys of 2012

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What are the top girl toys this year? These are some of the greatest gifts and best Christmas toys of 2012 that are geared for girls of all ages.

1. Doc McStuffins Time for Your Check-Up Doll - Just Play

Doc McStuffins doll
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Doc McStuffins is a popular doll that is featured on an animated television show. Doc takes care of her stuffed animals in her backyard clinic. Girls will love this doll, as she also sings the popular song from the show, "It's Time For Your Check-Up" and says other interactive phrases. This is one of the best toys for preschoolers.

2. Lalaloopsy Silly Hair Star - MGA Entertainment

Lalaloopsy Silly Hair Star
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This is an interactive Lalaloopsy doll that talks, sings, dances and has crazy, twirling hair. This 12 inch doll is recommended for girls ages 4-6.

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3. My Little Pony Princess Wedding Castle Set - Hasbro

My Little Pony Princess Playset Hasbro
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My Little Pony fans will love engaging in magical princess play galloping their favorite ponies down the aisle. The toy includes the castle playset, bride and groom ponies, a wedding cake, tea set, piano, a dress, rings, and several other accessories. Recommended for girls ages 3-6.

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4. 1D Dolls - Hasbro

1D Doll Zayn Hasbro
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For those girls in love with pop music, each band member from the group One Direction is now available in fashion doll form. Recommended for girls ages 5 and up.

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5. Yippits- Mattel

Fijit Friends Yippits
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These dynamic pets are recommended for girls ages 6 and up. Girls can train their Yippit to dance and do tricks. Each Yippit comes with songs, movableable feet and 3 games. Recommended for ages 6 and up.

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6. Duplo Princesses Cinderella's Castle - LEGO

DUPLO Cinderella's Castle
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For preschool aged girls who love Disney Princess toys and are create builders they can now use larger DUPLO blocks to construct Cinderella's castle. The two-level castle has chandeliers, staircases, beds, towers and a fireplace.

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7. Little People Disney Princess Songs Palace - Fisher-Price

Little People Disney Princess Songs Palace - Fisher-Price
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Little People from Fisher-Price are now debuting as popular Disney Princess characters. This playset includes a spinning dance floor, as well as Snow White and Cinderella figures. The set also recognizes the various princesses by saying their names and singing songs. Recommended for girls ages 1 and up.

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8. Barbie Build 'n Style Luxury Mansion - Mega Bloks

MegaBloks barbie luxury dream house
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This month, MegaBloks will debut an entirely new line of construction sets featuring Barbie. The Luxury Mansion is recommended for girls ages 4 and up. This toy includes 8 buildable rooms that can be designed, decorated, and placed in different spaces throughout the house. This set includes two mini-figures, a chandelier and a working elevator.

9. Build-A-Bouquet - Green Toys

Green Toys Build-A-Bouquet toy flower set
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Why buy another set of flowers again? Kids can create their own floral arrangements with this unique flower building set. Place the various pieces into a pegboard and design your own flowers. This is an eco-friendly toy that is made from recycled milk jugs.

10. Furby - Hasbro

Hasbro Furby
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Furby's are a unique, interactive toy, that the more a child plays with the toy, over time it will begin to develop its own unique personality. The Furby arrives speaking Furbish, but English phrases will emerge the more a child interacts with it as well. Furby's are great for playdates because they will also interact with other Furbys.

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