Silent nights

1 Santa's little helper will be the star of the day in this two-piece elf outfit (HK$195) from Marks & Spencer. The soft cotton set is perfect for boys and girls alike.

2 Cute and cosy, this hand-knit cap (HK$248) will keep baby's head warm all winter long. Beetle and panda versions also available, from Organic Baby.

3 With 542 pieces, five action figures and two motorcycles, the Transformers KRE-O Optimus Prime (HK$639.90) will keep youngsters entertained for hours. The kit can be built into a robot, truck and battle station. Available exclusively at Toys R Us for ages eight to 14.

4 Apple's new and improved iPod Nano (from HK$998) is sure to be a hit with mini music fans, thanks to its up to 16GB capacity and built-in FM radio. The sixth-generation version also has a range of new clock faces so it can even be worn as a timepiece.

5 Filled with beautifully illustrated classics such as Sleeping Beauty and Little Red Riding Hood , The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm (HK$400) makes a perfect gift for children of all ages. The clothbound book is the first children's release by Taschen ( and features the work of legendary artists. Available at Kelly & Walsh.

6 Budding musicians will love Bumps to Babes' saxophone (HK$150) in sleek silver with coloured keys. Designed for ages three to six.


7 Perfect for toy storage as well as travel, Hocusadabra's Alexander Robot Wheelie Bag (HK$500) is made of heavy-duty nylon with a steel frame. Parents will love the fact that it's free of BPA, PVCs, lead and phthalates.

8 The Angry Birds phenomenon continues with one of this year's hottest toys, the Knock on Wood game (HK$199.90). Fans of the mobile app can build, launch and destroy in real life. Available exclusively at Toys R Us.

9 Just in time for Christmas, Gap sweeps into Hong Kong with its adorable 'I Want Candy' line, including this cosy wool peacoat (HK$599) for girls. Available in red and black.

10 Little boys will stay warm and stylish this winter with Burberry's mini version of its iconic trench coat (HK$7,200). The double-breasted nylon coat comes complete with detachable wool collar and quilted lining. For ages two to six.


Directory of shops

Apple 3972 150


Bumps to Babes 2552 5000

Burberry 2868 3511

Gap 2885 0789


Hocusadabra 2544 6835

Kelly & Walsh 2810 5128

Marks & Spencer 2921 8323


Organic Baby 2882 6008

Toys R Us 2881 1728