Category Archives: Playground Crazes

Playground Crazes

What are the latest playground crazes?

playground crazes

Must Have Toys helps parents find the latest toy and playground crazes. We watch the toy, puzzle and collectible trends to see what’s hot and what’s not. Very often crazes come from the most unexpected places. Take fidget spinners, for example.

You know a craze is a craze when it is banned from school. However, that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s over. Lots of crazes are reinvented time and time again.

Children love a craze because they love novelty. They always want something new. Kids don’t have the same ability to wait for things. Sometimes this can be very frustrating for adults. Children are also highly influenced by others around them. This includes people on social media as well as real-life friends and acquaintances. If someone they admire has something, they may well want it to because they want to be like that person.

Slime Kits – STEAM Craft Toy Craze

Slime Kits For a more updated version of this post, see Slime or visit our page on Latest Toy Crazes. If you haven’t been slimed by Slime yet, it’s only a matter of time. I first became aware of this ‘craze’ when special ‘slimez’ account started to pop up on my daughter’s social media. If… Read More »

Fidget Spinners – what’s all the fuss about?

Fidget Spinners Fidget Spinners Are The Playground Craze That’s Still Hot These fidget spinners the biggest of the current playground crazes and best-selling toy on Amazon. See our page on Toy Crazes for more about other current crazes. You hold them between a thumb and finger of one hand and use the other to spin them. With… Read More »

Wow Wee Fingerlings Monkey

What A Great Collectible The Wow Wee Fingerlings Monkey was one of the stand-out collectibles of 2017. The range has expanded in 2018 and now includes the original six monkeys – Mia (purple with white hair) Zoe (blue with purple hair), Boris (blue with orange hair) Bella (yellow with pink hair) Finn (black with blue hair) Sophie (white with… Read More »