Shop Barnes & Noble For Creative Gift-Giving #ad #BNCreativeGifting

This is a sponsored post on behalf of The Motherhood and Barnes & Noble. All opinions are my own!

Barnes & Noble stores are places of creativity and discovery, with a huge selection of bestselling and classic books or kids and adults, as well as a vast selection of unique gifts, toys, games, music, home and digital products.


We spend a lot of time as a family, shopping, and enjoying our local Barnes & Noble store. Their cafe is also a big favorite place of ours, for relaxing, reading and doing homework. It’s no surprise that a Barnes & Noble gift card is at the top of our teenage daughter’s wish list this year. She is really into art, creating her own wall decor, greeting cards and coloring as a way to relax. Barnes & Noble’s has an expansive selection of all the supplies to keep her creating.

Whether you’re shopping for that creative person on your list, or to create your own one-of-a-kind gift, Barnes & Noble has gifts that will delight your friends and loved ones and serve as a blank canvas for creativity. No other store offers such a broad array of unique products for everyone on your shopping list.


Some of the hottest gifts can be found at Barnes & Noble this year!
Multi-Colored Brush Markers
12-piece brush markers mimic the action of a paint brush, offering delicate effects of watercolor painting
Studio Series Colored Pencil Set
30-color artist pencil set with soft-core leads
Da Vinci Junior 1.0
3D printer with robust build size, offers best value in its class
Lightup Tesla Kit
Hands-on, electronics platform and interactive iOS mobile app for kids
Original Buddha Board
Paint on the board with water to bring your creation to life; watch it fade as the water evaporates. Clean slate, clear mind
One of the world’s smallest, programmable robots; teaches kids basics of coding and programming
Make: Raspberry Pi Kit
Enables people of all ages to explore computing; build a computer and learn software design

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Don’t miss Barnes and Noble Family Events:
Friday, December 4 – Polar Express Storytime
Join us for our annual Polar Express 30th Anniversary celebration, complete with storytime, sing-along, hot cocoa, and special giveaways! After tonight, you too will believe. All ages are welcome! Call your local Barnes & Noble for time and details.

Saturday, December 5 – How the Grinch Stole Christmas Event (Grinch Costume Character)
Join us in welcoming the Grinch! For a second year in a row, the grumpiest of them all has agreed to stop by for a special Storytime and a few selfies with his favorite fans.

Saturday, December 12 – Waiting Is Not Easy Storytime (An Elephant and Piggie Book)
This is a book in the series where the moral is pretty clear – waiting is hard but worth it. And that’s a good message to be sharing right before Christmas. Piggie tells Gerald she has a surprise for her friend. As Gerald grows more impatient to know what it is, his reactions get more fun.

Saturday, December 19 – How to Catch Santa Storytime
After waiting for days and days and days, it’s finally Christmas Eve. And that’s when you can try to catch Santa . . . Join our storytime filled with humor and holiday warmth – a jolly read-aloud for the whole family to enjoy!

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Join @TheMotherhood and @BNBuzz on December 10th, 2 PM ET for a Twitter Chat all about Last-Minute Gift-Giving Solutions! RSVP here for the chance to win a Barnes & Noble gift card.

What is hot on your gift list this year? Have you shopped Barnes & Noble lately?


  1. Robin (Masshole Mommy) says:

    My husband loves Barnes & Noble! I always get him gift cards for there when ever it’s an occasion to get him gifts.

  2. I LOVE B&N! They are the best place to find gifts!

  3. I didn’t realize that Barnes and Noble had art supplies in addition to all of their other unique gifts. This is another great idea for a Christmas present! I also didn’t realize that they had family events. I am always looking for stuff like this for my son. I am so glad you shared this – Thanks!

  4. What a fantastic gift guide. I always love going into B&N, because you can find so many goodies that you’d never think you’d find in a “book store!”

  5. Elizabeth O. says:

    That’s really awesome, they have so many good deals and I love that they also have activities and events lined up for families. This is great!

  6. I honestly couldn’t tell you the last time I was in a Barnes and Noble. I didn’t know they had all of this stuff! Might be time to make a walk through the next time I am at the mall!

  7. Barnes and Noble is such a great store to visit when you have kids. I brought my kids to so many of their events. I love the gift ideas!

  8. Books always make great gifts. I’ll have to check out some of these events at my local store – they sound really fun!

  9. My niece loves to draw and paint so I will check out the art kits.

  10. I’d love to pick the number 3 named adelle, I’m sure my sister would love it too.

  11. Jacqui Odell says:

    I love Barnes & noble! SO many great options and it encourages the kids to grow!

  12. I love your suggestions, I had no idea they offered art supplies. I will check this out.

  13. I love getting gifts at B&N. They have some really awesome collectible things if you know what people like.

  14. Wow I must say I wasn’t aware that Barnes&Noble had such a wide selection of gift options. Will have to go check it out!

  15. Oh I see the new Adele Album. I really want to hear it and haven’t yet. I do like Barnes and Noble.