Best Toys for Your Kids’ Easter Basket on ABC World News Now


Looking for the right gift to make a perfect Easter Sunday? Toy Insider Senior Editor Marissa DiBartolo stopped by ABC World News Now to talk about the best toys to put in your kids’ Easter baskets. For more on the products featured in this segment, check out the product notes below.


Kaloo plush (Alex Brands)

  • Kaloo Rouge Prestige Rabbits: Adorable fuzzy rabbits your little one will want to keep by their side all day and to cuddle up with at night. He’s super soft, lightweight and has arms, legs, ears and a fat belly a child can grab onto and carry him on adventures. Come in grey, pink and blue, small to extra large in size.
  • Kaloo Les Amis Squeaker Lamb/Chick – is a super-soft, easy-to-grip rattle that loudly squeaks when squeezed. Newborns to toddlers will love gripping and shaking their adorable smiley faced little companion. At 7.5in. (19cm.) it easily fits in a baby bag, so you can take it with you anywhere.
  • Kaloo Les Amis Bracelet Lamb – Vanilla is a super-soft, easy-to-grip rattle that baby can wear. The 8in. (20cm.) wrist band makes a crinkle sound and closes with Velcro. Newborns to toddlers will love wearing and shaking their adorable smiley faced little companion. Attach it to your child’s arm or the handle of a baby bag and take it with you anywhere.
  • Also have Kaloo Les Amis Vanilla Lamb, Kaloo Les Amis Booties Lamb, Kaloo Les Amis Doudou Pacifier Holder Lamb, Kaloo Les Amis Lemon Chick and Kaloo Les amis Praline Rabbit.
  • Ages: all ages
  • MSRP: $9.99– $59.99
  • Available: Nordstrom.com, select specialty retailers

Rabbit and chick Puppets (Folkmanis)

  • The Standing White Rabbit Puppet has velveteen ears and nose and a bright white tuft of tail, once you pick him up you won’t want to put him down. Rabbit puppet stands 17 inches tall.
  • The Little Lop Rabbit Puppet has angora-soft fur.
  • Mini Chick Finger Puppet is four inches tall with super-soft plush fabric and delicate facial features
  • Ages: 3+
  • MSRP: $6.49 – $23.99
  • Available: folkmanis.com, Amazon

PJ Masks Mini Vehicles (Just Play Products)

  • The PJ Masks Mini Vehicles are full of free-wheeling hero fun! Available as Catboy in his Cat-Car, Gekko in his Gekko-Mobile, and Owlette in her Owl Glider, these miniature vehicles feature chunky designs that are perfect for little hands to maneuver and roll!
  • Collect all three Mini Vehicles for triple the crime fighting action! Each Mini Vehicle sold separately.
  • Ages: 3+
  • MSRP: $6.99
  • Available: Toys R Us, Walmart, Target

Gazillion Giant Power Wand (Funrise)

  • Create massive bubbles at the push of a button with the Gazillion Bubbles Giant Power Wand!
  • This special wand and specially formulated bubble solution produce bigger bubbles than ever before.
  • Simply pour Giant Gazillion Bubble Solution into the provided tray, dip the wand in the solution, and push the button as you give the wand a wave to blow truly GIANT bubbles!
  • The Giant Power Wand includes a 4 oz. bottle of non-toxic Giant Gazillion Bubble Solution. 2 AA batteries required, not included.
  • Ages: 3+
  • MSRP: $12.99
  • Available: Toys R Us, Kmart, Amazon

Cupcake Surprise (Sunny Days)

  • Cupcake Dolls transform from a colorfully decorated cupcake to a beautiful doll with a styling brush to enhance hair play.
  • Cupcake Dolls are available in multiple unique styles, colors, and scents, including strawberry, vanilla, grape, chocolate, lemon, and peanut butter.
  • Over a dozen unique styles available with new styles introduced seasonally, making them very collectible.
  • Ages: 3+
  • MSRP: $13.99
  • Amazon

3D Crystal Puzzles (University Games)

  • Original 3D Crystal Puzzles feature uniquely-shaped, interlocking, translucent crystalline pieces that give puzzling a whole new dimension.
  • There are dozens of colorful designs for kids to collect, including many licensed Disney characters like Tinker Bell, Nemo, Elsa and Ariel.
  • There are different levels to each puzzle, so they range in difficulty.
  • Ages: 12+
  • MSRP: $9.99
  • Amazon, Toys R Us

D-Lectables (Imperial Toy)

  • Imperial Toy collaborated with Disney to create D-Lectables, an innovative new collectible based on beloved Disney characters.
  • Each D-lectable separates into 4 interchangeable elements that snap together, creating hundreds of unique configurations to mix, match, build, trade and collect!
  • D-Lectables Collection 1 features miniature sweet treats, such as ice cream, milk shakes, and cupcakes, that are almost cute enough to eat.
  • Each come in surprise blind bags and kids can collect all of their favorite Disney® characters like Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Tinker Bell, Winnie the Pooh, Cinderella, and many more
  • Wave 2 of Collection 1 with more character treats will available for February 2017.
  • Wave 3 character and accessories such as the Cupcake Cart playset and collector case will be available August 2017!
  • Age: 5+
  • MSRP: $2.99
  • Available: Amazon

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