The 6 Best Toy Doll Car Seats

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This wiki has been updated 24 times since it was first published in December of 2016. It's never too early to start teaching your little one about safety and responsibility. These pretend car seats let young kids transport their dolls in a vehicle in the same comfortable and protected manner as they are transported by you. As a rule, always comply with a product’s stated age range, and note that these toys are not intended for use in carrying or securing any real child. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki.

1. Joovy Pink Dot

2. Little Rose Adjustable

3. JC Toys 81407

Editor's Notes

July 15, 2019:

Soon after young children start playing with baby dolls, they’ll be ready to add all sorts of baby doll accessories to their collection of toys. One such popular item is a pretend car seat. Not only can these be taken along on rides, but many can also can be rocked on flat surfaces or propped up securely for make-believe feeding times. Since many resemble the real deal so closely, they’re a great way to teach kids about safety and responsibility, as well as to allow them to be just like Mom or Dad.

Joining the mix today is the Little Rose Adjustable, which comes with an eye-catching, hot pink fabric with a cute heart design – and it’s machine washable, so you can keep it looking brand new even after it’s been toted around extensively. Its three-strap lap belt will keep your child’s pretend-baby secure during transport. It accommodates dolls and stuffed animals of up to 18 inches in length. It’s been safety tested and approved for use by kids ages two and above.

Another new addition is the Litti Pritti Carrier, which is great for those who prefer a slightly more muted color scheme and pattern than what's featured in many of the others. It’s made with rounded edges so a child can rock a doll on a flat surface, yet it’s designed not to tip over easily. It comes fully assembled, so kids can just open the box and start playing right away.

Also coming on board is the floral-patterned Adora 217601, which conveniently matches several other products sold by the manufacturer, including a diaper bag and a stroller. The PVC seat can be surface cleaned, and the fabric is machine-washable. It’s both hypoallergenic and BPA-free.

Leaving the selection in this update are the Sophia’s Travel Carrier and the Graco 3 in 1, due to issues with availability. No matter which you choose, make sure to follow the age range guidelines (it varies based on the product), and note that they are only for carrying and securing toys -- and never real live children.

4. Litti Pritti Carrier

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5. Adora 217601

6. Manhattan Toy Stella

Karen Bennett
Last updated by Karen Bennett

Karen Bennett lives in Chicago with her family, and when she’s not writing, she can usually be found practicing yoga or cheering on her kids at soccer games. She holds a master’s degree in journalism and a bachelor’s in English, and her writing has been published in various local newspapers, as well as “The Cheat Sheet,” “Illinois Legal Times,” and “USA Today.” She has also written search engine news page headlines and worked as a product manager for a digital marketing company. Her expertise is in literature, nonfiction, textbooks, home products, kids' games and toys, hardware, teaching accessories, and art materials.

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