When I grow up I want to be...

Toys for budding engineers, cartoon makers, horse trainers and more!

Train driver

Bring trains to life for little Londoners with this amazing wooden train set. £59.99 ltmuseumshop.co.uk

Horse trainer

This wonderful new riding centre from Schleich comes with horses and foal, riding set, plus food, grooming kit and even a carrot.


Pretend you have your own bakery with Sylvanian Families’ new Brick Oven Bakery Playset complete with all the baked goods.


Cartoon maker

What could be better than mixing craft and technology? Learn how to make lumps of clay sing and dance, paper dolls y and objects move in magical ways. Share on YouTube.



Coding is this year’s buzz word. Technology Will Save Us Mover kit and a build-your-own robot.


Sew your own bear or knit your own sausage dog!

Market trader

Fill your very own market stand with fresh produce: autumn apples, harvest vegetables, fresh fish and bread and your customers will be very happy.


Volcano scientist

Scientific geniuses will love to set up the exploration base before excavating the volcano. Break open boulders to and their crystal elements.


Budding re chiefs will love Brio’s new Central Fire Station with slide to get quickly to the re truck and helipad on the roof.


Maidens and knights can enjoy some Medieval fencing practice before tea with these lovely wooden swords and shields.


DIY expert

Budding DIY enthusiasts will be thrilled with this new 25-piece tool set. Includes hammer, two screwdrivers, a spanner, lots of nuts and bolts and ve wooden pieces to practise on. 



This embroidered garage is bound to be a hit this Christmas and will inspire future engineers. Can be personalised. 



Baby Born fans will love this bath with a real working shower, plus sounds and lights. Baby Born Interactive Bathtub with Foam Playset £34.99 argos.co.uk
Baby Annabell has a new bedroom complete with wardrobe and cot.