Category Archives: Top Toys

Top Toys

What Are The Best, Must Have Toys Around?

The Top Toys are new or trending toys that look set to be popular this year in the UK. They could be ‘crazes’ or bigger, higher value toys. Unlike some other blogs, we don’t just list toys that are popular at Christmas. Elsewhere on our site, there are more established toys that are also ‘must-haves’. These are toys that have stood the test of time.

Top Toys

What makes a top toy?

Top Toys engage a child’s imagination and creativity as well as supporting their learning. They also need to be fun. There isn’t a recipe for a good toy but it needs to catch the eye quickly. Social media is a great way of doing this with many toy trends now starting on YouTube.

Categories of UK Top Toys include: STEM Toys – also known as STEAM, Playground Toy Crazes, Baby And Toddler Toys and Family Games.

Presents For Teenagers

Hottest Pressies For Teens What are the best Presents For Teenagers? They’re notoriously difficult to buy for. Here’s our predictions of the Hottest Gifts For Teens. We’ve got teens so this is our specialist subject area. All links on this page go to Amazon [see disclosure]. Also see our page about the latest Toy Crazes – all teens… Read More »

This Morning’s Must Have Toys For Christmas

What’s On Your Christmas List? Did you see Trev and Simon with ITV’s This Morning Christmas Must Have Toys? These are toys and games selected from the toy predictions of retailers including John Lewis, Argos, Hamleys and Amazon. All links on this page go to Amazon [disclosure]. This Morning Christmas Must Have Toys – Cheaters Monopoly… Read More »

Smyths Top 15 Toys For Christmas

What Will Your Kids Want For Christmas? Here’s the Smyths Christmas Toy List 2018. These are the products that the popular toy store Smyths is predicting will be the must-have toys this coming Christmas. They include Boxer Robot, Nerf, Harry Potter LEGO and LOL. All links go to Amazon [disclosure]. Barbie Dream House Measuring three… Read More »

Hamleys Top 12 Toys For Christmas

What Will Your Kids Want For Christmas? Here’s the Hamleys Christmas Toy List 2018. These are the products that the iconic toy store Hamleys is predicting will be the must-have toys this coming Christmas. They include Boxer Robot, Nerf, Harry Potter LEGO and LOL. All links go to Amazon [disclosure]. Crate Creatures As also seen on… Read More »

Toy Advent Calendars

The Best Non-Chocolate Advent Calendars 2018 Toy Advent Calendars are becoming very popular. Many parents prefer them to chocolate ones. The anticipation of a daily surprise can help kids cope with their excitement in the run-up to the big day. Here’s our pick for 2018. All links go to Amazon [Disclosure]. LEGO City Advent Calendars… Read More »

25 Top Toys For Christmas 2018

The Best Toys For Christmas Here’s our pick of 25 of the best toys for Christmas 2018. These are new toys and games we think will be the Top Toys this year. Our picks include toys for toddlers and babies, family games, collectible toy crazes, arts and crafts toys and other STEM toys. We review… Read More »

What Are The Must Have Toys This Year?

The Latest Top Toys What are the Must Have Toys this year? Here’s the latest gossip on all the most-wanted toys and games for Christmas 2018. We look at the Christmas lists of the big retailers such as Amazon, Argos and John Lewis as well as the latest toy awards to see what might be… Read More »

Amazon’s Top Ten Toys For Christmas

What Will Your Kids Want For Christmas? Here’s the Amazon Christmas Toy List 2018. These are the products that major online retailer Amazon is predicting will be the must-have toys this coming Christmas. They include Paw Patrol, Nerf, Barbie, Harry Potter LEGO and Nerf. All links go to Amazon [disclosure]. Paw Patrol Ultimate Rescue Fire… Read More »

Stocking Fillers

Ideas For Small Gifts For All Ages Here’s our pick of the best Christmas Stocking Fillers. They are toys, games and novelties that may be suitable for stocking fillers or smaller gifts this Christmas. Our selection includes presents for all ages so check suitability carefully. Also see our page on Toy Crazes because these often make good stocking fillers… Read More »

Christmas Toys John Lewis

What Will Your Kids Want For Christmas? The kids are back at school and so the Christmas Toy Lists from the top toy-sellers, websites, magazines and suppliers are starting to come out. Here we are with Christmas Toys John Lewis. If you wish to check prices on Amazon, we’ve included links where possible [disclosure]. Christmas… Read More »