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Fill, Flash, and Fright with Fright Factory

For fans of the slimy and spooky, this is the place to be employed. Tech 4 Kids’ Fright Factory is a creature creator kit that lets kids ages 8 and up make creepy 3-D creations… read more

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3Doodler Start Is the 3D Printing Pen We’ve Been Waiting For

Drawing a 3-D object in the air sounds like something out of a science fiction movie, or something that could only happen in a super high-tech lab. But with 3Doodler Start, from WobbleWorks, you can… read more

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Build Your Own Barn with Mega Bloks Farmhouse Friends

When I was 3 years old, my mother would often say, “To invent an airplane is nothing. To build one is something. But to fly is everything.” Then, she and I would spend an afternoon building airplanes,… read more

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Squirt and Squiggle Underwater Structures with Sqand

With the new Sqand Sand ‘n Sea Adventure Set, from Cra-Z-Art, kids can construct underwater masterpieces with a quick little squirt, squiggle, and squish! Designed for creative minds ages 6 and up, the set includes… read more

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Kids Will be a Train Ride Away from the BRIO Family Home Playset

Half the fun of a train ride is getting to the destination. The different places and people you meet along the way help to make travel memories that will last forever. This fall, when kids… read more

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Ollie’s Wooden Blocks Make Playtime More Meaningful

  Goal: $100,000 Fundraising period: April 3, 2016 Creator: Haran and Carissa Wolfovitz Yaffe Entertaining and fun for everyone, the creators of Ollie’s Blocks want today’s generation to experience the tradition of simple and playful… read more

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Thrill Your Little Ones with These Great Holiday Gifts

We’re already well into November, and the holidays are approaching fast! To help us all avoid any stressful last minute shopping, Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht brought some of this year’s top toys to CBS… read more

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MyFamilyBuilders Celebrates Family Diversity

Goal: $25,000 Funding Period: Until Sept. 25 Creator: MyFamilyBuilders Toy inventor Ez Karpf noticed that most toy shelves were filled with products that depicted one type of family: one dad, one mom, one boy, and one… read more

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Maisto Fuels Construction Production

Roll up your sleeves and grab your hard hats kids—it’s time to get to work! For kids who want to mix, tow, and dig their way to fun, Maisto has got the fix. With the… read more

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K’NEX Takes Kids On a Guided Tour of Their Imagination

Construction sets allow for lots of open-ended play, but some kids need more direction than others. Once kids build what’s on the box, they may not be inclined to disassemble and build whatever they can… read more

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