New Toys on The Block

BrickStix – Reusable stix for your bricks. Photo: © 2011 Ian MacPherson.

As you know, we’re always on the lookout for clever, well-designed, well-built toys. Our team’s daily toy search always uncovers a bevy of spectacular new playthings. Here’s a few of our recent (and favourite!) finds:

Want to bring your brick creations to life? Now you can with BrickStix. These reusable, removable and restickable cling decals are compatible with most smooth plastic bricks and work by using static cling. Available in six BrickStix themes: Metro, Transport, Space, Shops, Rescue, and Splats.

Watch the video below to see how BrickStix works and look out for them in LMNOP Magazine, Issue 16.

How come we like them so much?
BrickStix was dreamt up by a kid!

It’s an Award Winner!
Dr Toy ‘Best Picks – New Product’ Winner, 2011
Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Seal, 2011
Creative Child Seal of Excellence, 2011
PTPA Winner, 2011

Find them online at…
BrickStix

Hape Mini Vehicles. Photos: © 2011 Ian MacPherson.

We first caught sight of these little beauties at the Baby & Kids Expo in Tokyo last July. Hape’s new Mini Vehicles might be small, but they sure are big on design and colour.

How come we like them so much?
These nifty cars are made responsibly from real Bamboo.

It’s an Award Winner!
Dr Toy ‘Best Green Product’ Winner

Find them online at…
ikke

'My School' Playspace by Mudpuppy.

Mudpuppy recently released a great collection of flat-pack Playspaces – all of which feature the art of world-class illustrators, such as Dave Perillo, Michael Slack and Valeria Cis. The retro ‘My School’ Playspace (shown above) by Julia Rothman is our personal favourite.

These take anywhere, 3-D play scenes easily assemble by interlocking two sturdy boards to create four play areas – each set includes pop-out characters with stands.

How come we like it so much?
This school scene is a fresh take on the myriad of doll’s houses currently available on the market.

It’s an Award Winner!
Dr Toy ‘Best Green Product’ Winner

Find them online at…
Raspberry Kids

 


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