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.

Top New Toys 2019

What Are The Hero Toys 2019? The Hero Toys 2019 are top new toys 2019 selected for the annual Toy Fair held by the British Toy & Hobby Association. They are likely to be some of the best-selling toys and games in the coming year and likely to make the lists of Must Have Toys… Read More »

New Toy Crazes 2019

What Are The Latest Crazes For Kids? Our pick of the New Toy Crazes 2019. We’re looking at new products, toy trends, best-selling toys and toy award winners to put together a list of crazes that look set to be popular in 2019. If you can’t find any of these products locally, we’ve included links… Read More »

Best Toys Children 9-11 Years 2019

Great Presents For Kids Best Toys Children 9-11 years 2019. This is our pick of new releases as well as classic toys suitable for children between the ages of nine and eleven years. In case you can’t find any of these toys and games locally, we’ve included links to Amazon [disclosure]. LEGO Movie 2 Movie… Read More »

The Best Unicorn Toys

What Are The Best Unicorn Toys? Our pick of the best unicorn toys. Unicorns continue to be a popular toy trend. Anything ‘unicorny’ is a banker present for  someone in the age 4-12 bracket. And teens are also keen. If you can’t any of these unicorn presents locally, we’ve included links to Amazon [disclosure]. Unicorn… Read More »

Best Toys Children 5-8 Years 2019

Top Toys 2019 Best Toys Children 5-8 years 2019. This is our pick of new releases as well as classic toys suitable for children between the ages of five and eight years. In case you can’t find any of these toys and games locally, we’ve included links to Amazon [disclosure]. Massive Monster Mayhem Inflatable Bash… Read More »

LOL Surprise Dolls

More Unwrapping Fun In 2019 LOL Surprise Dolls are a huge hit worldwide. The original series came out early in 2017, followed by a second series in summer 2017 and series 3 in 2018. They feature on our list of Toy Crazes. If you can’t find any of these LOL Surprise Dolls locally, we’ve included… Read More »

Top New Toys 2018

The Toys And Games You Simply Must Have Here’s our pick of Top New Toys 2018 for all ages and interests. These are the toys and games we think will be the Must Have Toys this year and in to Christmas 2018. They include baby and toddler toys, STEM toys and Toy Crazes. If you… Read More »

How To Spend It Well At Christmas

Top Toys For Christmas How To Spend It Well At Christmas was back last night on ITV1. The first show was all about the Must Have Toys and Games for Christmas 2018. Many were products that already feature here at Must Have Toys UK and on the Xmas lists of the biggest retailers. Philip Schofield… Read More »

What Are The Top Toys 2018?

Best New Toys 2018 We look at the best new toys 2018, best-selling toys, games and toy crazes, toy trends and awards to see what might be the Top Toys 2018. These are likely to be the must-have toys and games for boys and girls this year, and popular for Christmas 2018. Some of the… Read More »

Dream Toys 2018

What Are The Dream Toys 2018? Dream Toys 2018  from the UK Toy Retailers Association is an annual prediction of the must have toys for Christmas. There are 12 top toys on the list plus additional toy categories which this year includes stocking fillers. If you can’t find these toys locally, we’ve included links to Amazon [see disclosure].… Read More »

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 »