Tots to teens

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FAN­TAS­TIC FUN: There’s room for every­one in Newt’s Case of Mag­i­cal Crea­tures, one of the Lego sets re­leased ahead of Fan­tas­tic Beasts 2, the new series set in JK Rowl­ing’s Wiz­ard­ing World, which opens in cin­e­mas to­day. Build the ma­jes­tic Thun­der­bird, horned Erumpent and colour­ful Oc­camy keep­ing watch over her nest and help Newt teach Ja­cob, Tina, and Quee­nie how to care for them. Ages 8+, €44.99.

POTTERING ABOUT:

Recre­ate your favourite sto­ries from the series and imag­ine some new ones with Mat­tel’s Harry Pot­ter doll col­lec­tion. The 10” dolls in­clude our favourite Gryffind­ors, Harry, Her­moine, and Ron, as well as Ginny, Dum­ble­dore, and Pro­fes­sor McGon­a­gall. All come dressed in their Hog­warts robes. Ages 6+, €21.99.

PER­FECT PO­TION:

You might not get your hands on some Fizzing Whizbbees but you can float away with this Golden Snitch bath bomb, €8, scented with lemon, melon, and san­dal­wood, part of the first of­fi­cial Harry Pot­ter make-up col­lec­tion at Boots.

WOOLLY WON­DERS:

Pen­neys has long been the go-to des­ti­na­tion for fans who want to stock up on Wiz­ard­ing World gear. This year there’s ev­ery­thing from PJ gift­sets with snug­gly socks and slip­pers, to Molly Weasley’s Christ­mas jumpers. Keep out the chill with this Gryffindor hat, scarf, and gloves set, €16.

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