Archives for 2014

Let’s Make Some Pom Poms!

You can never have enough pomPom Pom Kit poms! That’s why the Pom Pom Kit by Ann Williams Group is our Toy Of The Week!

Pom Poms

Our kit makes it easy to do with a new, adjustable bamboo tool. Make up to 24 pom poms all at once. Make tiny pom poms or giant pillow sized poms. Make pom pom scarves, crafts, or add them as colorful trim.

Just click any image to see the kit in our store.

Pom Pom Kit

 

 

 

Kit contains 24 inch bamboo tool and 300 yards of yarn to get you started.

From Ann Williams Group for ages 8 yrs-teen.

Learn A Lifelong Skill with Fuzzy Wuzzy Knitting

Fuzzy Wuzzy was a….Knitting Kit!

And its our Toy of The Week!

Fuzzy Wuzzy Knitting Kit by Alex ToysShowing a child the joy of knitting is a gesture that will last a lifetime, long after the first yarn is used.

Fuzzy Wuzzy Knitting

This beautifully thought-out kit is personal, cozy and a perfect welcome to a creative, expressive world, where concentration and calm rule the day. Included are knitting needles and six skeins of soft, colorful yarn. A sweet keepsake tin keeps it all together.

Fuzzy Wuzzy Knitting

From Alex Toys for ages 7-12 yrs. Click any image to buy…..

Melt Hearts with the Ice Crystal Queen Gown

Ice Crystal Queen Gown

Could you just melt? It’s our Toy Of The Week!

Picture your little princess turning into a queen the minute she slips on this full-length confection–a swirl of aqua blue, trimmed in cool silver. Sheer organza is used for the sleeves and tulle for the dramatic train.

Comfortable, machine washable and destined to be a favorite.

From Creative Education of Canada for ages 4-6 yrs. Available in Small, Medium and Large sizes.

Deluxe Paper Holder Easel by Beka

Paper Holder Easel - MagneticGive your budding artist a place to create with our Toy Of The Week!

This magnetic easel with paper holder will help your pint-sized Picasso create masterpiece after masterpiece.

Makes a great gift for any child. Let their creativity shine!

By Beka.

Snap Circuits MOTION

Our Toy of The Week is Snap Circuits MOTION!

Need a gift for your budding physicist, scientist, electrician or tinkerer? Chances are they’ve wondered about the effect of electronics on motion.

Snap Circuits Motion by Elenco Electronics

Your gift says, “Wonder no more!” What can you build?

Snap Circuits Motion

A lighted fan that changes colors, an air fountain, a motion detector, siren sounds, a mini car…the project list goes on, all the way up to 165!

Snap Circuits Motion contents

Requires 4 AA batteries, not included. From Elenco Electronics Inc for ages 8-12 yrs.

Create Your Own Comic Book!

It’s easy with My Comic Book from Lulu Jr.   It’s our Toy Of The Week.

My Comic Book

Got a creative kid who loves to write stories and draw? This is a great gift.

Kids write their story and draw it–and the end result is a real “published” full-color, 18-page, original soft-cover comic book mailed back to them!

MyComicBookGirl

My Comic Book includes absolutely everything required–all materials and a guide by the pros at FableVision Studios.

From LuLu Jr. for ages 8-12 yrs.

MyComicBook

SmartPhone Science

Every kid has an imagination. Combine that with a smartphone and SmartPhone Science and you’ve got a winner. And a Toy Of The Week!

SmartPhone Science by SmartLab

Turn an iPhone, tablet, or smartphone into a science lab! The 24-page book includes experiments that explore the science behind touch-screen technology, use optical filters to explore the mysteries of light, and much more. The clip-on, light-up microscope allows young scientists to point, click, and share extreme close-ups of microscopic images.

Kids can perform over 20 experiments on any smartphone or tablet, with nothing to download. SmartPhone Science helps kids discover other reasons to love their phone!

Cell batteries included. From Smart Lab Toys for ages 8-12 yrs.

 

 

Architectrix Makes Building Super Fun

Build bigger right out of the box with Architetrix! It’s our Toy of The Week!

Architectrix Construction Set Architectrix-Bauset

Start in one dimension and create a flat shape. Add nodes and rods to add dimensions.

Magna-Tiles Clear Colors 100 Piece Set is Toy of The Week!

…and of course it’s 20% off!

We love Magna-Tiles, and so do kids. So, we decided to put our Magna-Tiles 100 piece set on sale this week.*  Magna-Tiles foster patterning, shape recognition, 3 dimensional thinking, building skills and fine motor skills. Whether you use the instructions provided in the idea guide book or let your imagination run wild through open-ended creative play, Magna-Tiles allow young minds to experience and understand basic math, science and creative concepts.

Magna-Tiles Clear Colors 100-piece set

*While supplies last.

 

Color A Rocket AND Play In It

New for 2014! Buckle your seats for take off to outer space!

Color A Rocket by Alex Toys

This large preprinted corrugated rocket will provide endless hours of fun for children. Easy to assemble, strong walls provide a safe and fun playhouse for kids. This spaceship features a window and closeable door, perfect for pretend play. Color it, paint it and decorate it – let your child’s imagination be the guide.

Color A Rocket ColorARocketMarkers

This coloring craft kit is out of this world!

For ages 4+

Includes:
1 Corrugated rocket (when assembled 32″L x 32″W x 48″H)
6 Giant, washable twin tip markers for broad and fine tip coloring
Easy assembly instructions