31 Presents for 12 Year Old Boys

Updated on September 19th, 2021
By Louise
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It is not always easy to find good gifts for boys especially as they get older. We have therefore put together a list of items that we think will appeal to most boys especially those that are twelve years of age. We have a range of items, that we think will be great for 12-year-old boys and they vary in price as well, so this should help you to be able to find something within your budget. Hopefully, you will be able to search through the items and find some inspiration and easily find some gifts for the 12-year-old boy that you are buying for.

30 Gift Ideas for a 12th Birthday Boy

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This is an official Fortnite hoodie which comes with a branded tag. It is black with white writing on and comes in sizes suitable for 7 to 14-year-olds. It has a kangaroo pouch front pocket which is useful and an adjustable hood. It is made from polyester which means that it keeps its shape well and is comfortable to wear. It is also machine washable so easy to keep clean.

This is a smart counting football. It has lights and sounds and will allow you to challenge yourself or your friends to do tricks. The idea is that you try to keep the ball in the air as many times as possible using feet, legs, knees, head, chest etc. The ball will register every time it touches something so it will count for you. It will speak encouraging words too when you reach milestones.

This is a waterproof watch for boys. It comes in different colour combinations but they are all black with different coloured highlights. It has quartz movements and has a 9.13-inch strap which is ideal for children. It has 10 notches on it so it is easy to alter to fit different wrist sizes, It has an alarm, stopwatch and LED backlight feature as well as displaying the time in analogue and digital and the date.

This is a short-sleeved t-shirt which says on it ‘Eat. Sleep. Football. Repeat.’ They are available in a selection of different colours with either black or white writing that stands out and various sizes suitable for children aged 3-14 years of age. It is made of cotton and so it will be soft and comfortable to wear. It has a rib crew neck with a taped neckline so it is comfortable. It is machine washable.

This is a hoodie which says on it ‘All I Need in Life food sleep wifi’. It is available in a selection of colours all with white print on them and in a variety of sizes suitable for children aged between 7 and 13 years of age as well as in adult sizes. It has a large kangaroo pouch pocket and is made from a cotton and polyester mix which means that it is soft and comfortable to wear without losing its shape.

This is a 3D illusion lamp that looks like headphones. It will look three dimensional when it is switched on and will provide a fun lighting effect. It is 18 x 12 x 5cm in size and it has 16 colours which you can change using a remote control or have in a colour change option. It is powered by USB or batteries so it is flexible. It makes a great lamp to go in a child’s bedroom.

This is a fun board game. The idea is for everyone to answer questions about each other and then they get one guess to decide who it was that said it. It is a fun game which is really quick to learn and will take 20 minutes to play. It needs three or more players aged fourteen years or over and is great for groups of friends or family to play together.

This is a fun hover football. It has a powerful fan inside it which allows it to float above most flat surfaces such as hardwood floors and carpets. It has coloured LED lights so it is fun to play with especially in the dark. It is suitable for using indoors and outdoors and has a foam edge which means that it will not damage furniture, walls or any people that it bounces against.

This is a onesie suitable for a child that loves gaming. It is black but has a printed pattern of handsets and controls for games consoles as well as the word ‘gamer’ on it, all printed in white and green. It comes in various sizes suitable for children aged between the ages of seven and fourteen. It is zipped all the way down the front so that it is easy to get on and off, It is made from 100% cotton so is comfortable to wear.

This is an Oddsocks set with a football theme. Every sock in the set of six is different but they have a matching football theme with balls, stripes and goals on them. They are size 12-6 so suitable for older boys and younger teenagers and they have all sorts of bright colours. They come in a box which means that they are really easy to wrap up as a gift.

This is a party game called ‘Throw Throw Burrito’. The idea is to try to match sets of cards as quickly as possible while dodging the burritos that comes your way and throwing them. The cards you collect earn points but you will lose points if you get hit. The burritos are made form squashy foam so they will not hurt or cause damage and so the game is lots of fun.

This is a KidiZoom Studei camera from Vtech. It is a video camera designed for kids and comes with fun games on it. It has a digital camera and comes in red or blue with a tripod. It has an HD video recorder and it is easy to edit the videos. There are different backgrounds to experiment with and it has a 2.4-inch colour screen. A great first camera for kids.

This is a Nerf Fortnite dart blasting gun. It is inspired by the blaster used in Fortnite and is easy to use by just loading in the clip, priming it and pressing the trigger. It has a removable scope which will help with more accurate shooting. It comes with a 6-dart clip and 12 nerf darts which have been tested and approved for performance and quality. Comes in a box.

This is a skateboard which is designed for beginners. It has a Volkswagen design on it (although other designs are available). It is 31 x 8 inches in size and is made of maple. It is a double kick standard skateboard and has a design that is optimised for being able to perform tricks. It has an officially licensed design and has everything you need to do all sorts of tricks.

This is an LG Electronics LED television which has Freeview play. It is ceramic black colour and has the option of adding wall mounting. It has a clear and vibrant screen which is 1366 x 768. It has 4 cores of processing power in the television so that it has the best possible picture which adapts depending on the scene. It also has a surround sound effect. It works with Netflix and YouTube.

This is a pair of wireless earbuds. They are Bluetooth headphones which provide stereo sound. They sit in the ear and are waterproof. They have no audio dropouts and provide and balanced and natural sound. They are small and lightweight so great for long term use or while running. Each can be used individually if you want to share with a friend. They can be used for music and calls and you can easily switch between with the touch of a button.

This is a Rexco fixed bar pro stunt scooter. It features an aluminium clamp, deck, die-cut downtube and headtube in paint coated finish. It has a steel handlebar and front fork in the same paint coated finish. It has 100mm PU cast aluminium core wheels with ABEC-7 bearings. It is suitable for children aged eight years and over and is a neon green colour with black detailing and handlebar grips.

This is a Tribal Clan twenty-inch BMX bicycle. It has a 20.4-inch top tube. It is designed for the beginner rider who is between 4ft 6 inches and 5ft 6 inches and the seat and the handlebars are adjustable. It is a great introduction to BMX biking and feels good to ride as well. It is a vivid green colour with black handlebars and wheels and the tyres have ‘Tribal’ written on them in white.

This is a black ceramic mug which has a PlayStation logo on one side and the PlayStation symbols on the other with a handle which looks like a games controller. It is oversized and fun to use. It is suitable for use with hot or cold drinks and therefore a useful as well as a fun present. It comes in an official box and is therefore very easy to wrap up.

This is a PlayStation lava lamp. Inside the lamp, there are the PlayStation icons floating about in a blue liquid. The base also features the PlayStation logo. It can work as a desk lamp or bedside lamp and is very relaxing. It Is officially licensed and has a power cord which is 166cm in length to power it with an on-off switch on it so it is extremely easy to use.

This is a fleece blanket which is blue with the PlayStation logo and icons printed on it. It is official Sony merchandise and is 100 x 150cm in size and super soft. It is made from 100% polyester and is suitable for machine washing and tumble drying so it is really easy to keep clean. It would make a useful and fun present for a child to have on their bed or to curl up in when they are gaming or watching television.

This is a sign which says on it ‘Can I just finish this game’ on it with a picture of a gaming handset. It has a black background and is 200 x 100 mm in size. It is made of high-grade PVC and has a cord on it which is threaded through holes in the top and knotted so that you can use the cord to hand it up. It is a great price too so makes a bargain gift.

This is a black cushion cover which says on it ‘eat sleep game repeat’ with a picture of a handset on it all of which is all printed in silver foil. It is 40 x 40cm in size and will therefore fit over a standard cushion. You could buy the cushion or give it to them to put over a cushion they already have. Great for a kid’s bedroom as well as a sofa.

This is a fun punching body bag. It is a toy one in a fun shape. It can be easily inflated or deflated and can therefore be folded into a small size and stored when not in use. It comes with a pump to make it easier. It has a bottom section for adding water or sand into so that it stays stable when you are using it. It is great for kids to use when they are exercising.

This is a kids basketball hoop. It is a mini net and it is movable so can be carried around. It is really easy to use as it can just hang on the back of a door and then you can use it. It is a fun way to keep fit and all of the family can have a go. The net attachment is 40cm x 31.5cm and the ball is 13cm across.

This is a set of two aluminium tennis rackets with two balls all in a carry case which will protect them and make it easy to carry them and to store them together. It is a great set for beginners and for playing and can be carried to the tennis courts, park or beach easily or just used to play with in the garden. It is the Pro Baseline brand.

This is a wall sticker. It says on it ‘Choose Your Weapon’ and has a picture of a mouse and two handsets. It is an easy peel and stick design so that it is extremely easy to apply. It is 91 x 38cm in size. It is matt so it will give the impression that it has been painted on the wall rather than being a sticker. Would look good on a kids bedroom wall.

This is ‘The Original Basket Case’ which is a headband hoop game. The idea is that the player pops the adjustable headband on which supports a basketball hoop. There are 20 balls and the person wearing it or other people try to get the balls inside. It is a lot of fun to play, especially at parties or gatherings but you could just play it on your own when bored.

This is a Nike branded short-sleeved football shirt. It is available in a choice of colours and sizes XS-XL. It has dry-fit technology which helps the wearer to stay dry, comfortable and focussed. It has a mesh panel on the side and back which improves breathability. It is made from 100% polyester and is a classic fit. It is designed to give perfect freedom of movement and comfort while playing.

This is a school backpack with a camo style print on it. It has a small front pocket, mesh side pockets and a large compartment with a small inner compartment. It is 44 x 14 x 31cm in size and is made from waterproof nylon which is very durable and it has a polyester lining. It is very useful for school and leisure use and can fit lots of items inside it.

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