10 New Christmas Gift Ideas for Your Kids


8. The Thing

Photo: thethingquarterly.com

The Thing is an excellent gift for older children and particularly those enrolled in art school. For a yearly subscription fee, your child will receive a mystery work of art every three months designed by artists such as Ben Marcus, Mike Mills and James Franco.

Previous things include pillows, shower curtains, clocks and cutting boards. You can order a subscription at thethingquarterly.com