We help parents and other gift-givers by listing the most popular toys, games and toy trends of the year. They are selected and promoted by the retailers, newspapers and magazines and online publishers, as well as the leading toy trade associations.
Bloggers and vloggers are very influential too. Children see the toys and games they want on YouTube first. The whole ‘unwrapping’ toy trend started on YouTube. Toy trends establish very quickly in the playground and via social media. Surprise toy trends of recent times include fidget spinners and slime.
STEM toys, such as robots and interactive toys, are now increasingly popular. Film and TV franchises sell well in to the toy market.
Top Toys For Christmas How To Spend It Well At Christmas is on ITV1. The first show was all about gadgets including scooters and hoverboards, the second featured must have toys for Christmas. It featured Stocking Fillers, Remote Control Cars, Connected Play Toys, Games, Dressing Up and Interactive Animal Toys. All links on this page… Read More »
What Are The Latest Crazes For Kids? Our pick of the New Toy Crazes 2019. We look at new products, toy trends, best-selling toys and toy award winners for our list of toy crazes popular in 2019. If you can’t find any of these products locally, we’ve included links to Amazon [Disclosure]. Roblox Figurines Join… Read More »
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The Latest Christmas Jumpers Christmas Jumpers are now very much part of the run-up to Christmas. Lots of schools celebrate Save The Children’s Christmas Jumper Day. In my experience, you need to get these early. I’ve been to the shops with my children to buy a Christmas Jumper and found nothing in their size. Of… Read More »
What Are The Dream Toys 2019? Dream Toys 2019 are the annual Christmas toy predictions from the UK Toy Retailers Association. If you can’t find these toys locally, we’ve included links to Amazon where you can also check prices. Must Have Toys is an Amazon Associate which means we earn through qualifying purchases made via… Read More »
Tesco Top 10 Toys For Christmas 2019 What are the Tesco Top Ten Toys For Christmas 2019? Leading supermarket Tesco has announced it’s pick of the latest toys for kids this Christmas. If you can’t find any of these products locally, we’ve included links to Amazon where you can also check prices [disclosure]. Boppi The… Read More »
Top 12 Toys For Christmas 2019 What are the This Morning Christmas Must Have Toys 2019? This year, there are 12 top toys on the list from the TV show This Morning. Quite a number of these toys and games also appear on the Christmas Lists of other retailers like Amazon, Tesco, Smyths and Hamleys.… Read More »
Small Gifts For Christmas 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 age suitability carefully. Also see our page on Toy Crazes because these often make good stocking… Read More »
Top Toys From The Biggest Retailers Take a look at the Must Have Toys Christmas 2019. Must Have Toys are new or trending toys that kids really want. As parents we know how hard it is to keep up with the kids in today’s world. Thanks to social media, children have far deeper insights in… Read More »
The Must Have Toys Christmas 2019 What are the best toys for Christmas this year? The top retailers have been making their predictions for the Must Have Toys for Christmas 2019. To help you trawl through them all, we’ve added together the ones that appear on the most lists. Some of these toys have also… Read More »
Our Favourite Christmas Books For Children Even though my children are teenagers, I can’t bear to throw away any of their Christmas books. They are stored in the trunk with the decorations and all the little Christmassy things they have made over the years. Many are very fragile now but they make us smile when… Read More »
What Will Your Kids Want For Christmas? Here’s the Smyths Christmas Toy List 2019. These are the products that popular toy store Smyths is predicting will be the must-have toys this coming Christmas. There are ten top toys on the list this year. Several of the picks on this page also feature on the toys… Read More »