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Toy Fair Dallas 2019

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DOWNTON ABBEY - WE'VE BEEN EXPECTING YOU

You are cordially invited to afternoon tea at the aristocratic Crawley estate known as Downton Abbey™.  The castle detailed of Post-Edwardian era architecture has been impeccably replicated by Wrebbit3D™ with an 890-piece 3D jigsaw puzzle.

Imagine building your own 3D model of the residence of the Crawley family and their servants whose story has captivated the imagination of millions of viewers in hundreds of countries around the world.  You can now relive the Downton Abbey™ experience one delightful piece at a time by building the famous castle in your own home.  With assembled dimensions of 16.5” x 15” x 11.5” The Downton Abbey™ 890-piece Wrebbit3D™ puzzle is a challenging project which all fans of the acclaimed TV series will want to carry out either on their own or with friends and family members.  Once your project is completed, your stunning accomplishment will be proudly displayed in your home just in time for the September theatrical release of the movie of the same name.

All Wrebbit3D™ puzzles are made in Canada using a unique foam backing technology providing snug and tight-fitting pieces that are easy to handle.  Wrebbit3D™ puzzles are real 3D jigsaw puzzles, not to be confused with construction kits or model kits. They do not require any glue for their assembly. They are the sturdiest 3D puzzles on the market with the highest quality of design and illustration.

Legal:
Downton™ and Downton Abbey®.  © 2019 Carnival Film & Television Limited. All Rights Reserved.
© 2019 Wrebbit Puzzles Inc. All rights reserved. Wrebbit & Wrebbit 3D are trademarks of Wrebbit Puzzles Inc.

sales@wrebbit3d.com
855-787-8842 Ext.11
www.wrebbit3d.com

PLAY MATTERS!

We know and YOU know that collectively we can’t emphasize enough the importance of play in childhood development. PLAY MATTERS!  

One of the best ways to encourage play is to provide a toy that is fun, and easy enough to use that it’s immediately engaging. And that describes our product, Wikki Stix One-of-a-Kind Creatables.

We are proud that our unique product is also known for its amazing contribution to cognitive development, as well as stimulating imagination and creativity while also providing a tool for hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills! All while PLAYING!  

Helping parents find the right products for engaging play can be a challenge. Here are some of our suggestions for preschoolers:  Activity Set (84 Wikki Stix, cute idea booklet and playboard); The Adventures Across America Book, as well as the Book of Wiggles, Squiggles and Curlicues (colorful interactive board books for preschoolers); and the new Wikki Stix Activity Book, designed with a first grade teacher to provide preschool readiness skills... all during fun, engaging PLAY!

And, of course, our Traveler and Lil’ Traveler...for hands-on play on the go!

Because we feel so strongly that kids need this kind of fun and constructive PLAY, we have launched National Unplugged Play Day...to get kids away from passively staring at screens. Last year, the event enjoyed the participation of over 115 stores nationwide.

This year, National Unplugged Play Day will be held on September 28th, and we hope you will participate by hosting an unplugged play day in your store. Let’s all shout it loud and clear,...that kids need to Unplug it!  Turn it Off!  Take a Break!  Be a Kid!

info@wikkistix.com
800-869-4554

GOTTA GETTA PAIR! 


From the creators of TENZI comes another super-simple, super-fast game. It’s called PAIRZI, and it’s all about speed!  Be the first to find five pairs of Critter Cards, but first you have to roll a pair with your dice.  

So, the fast and frantic pace of the game is roll a pair, find a pair, roll a pair, find a pair!  The more players there are, the crazier PAIRZI gets.

Gotta stop by BOOTH 2127 at ASTRA to play PAIRZI.


Steve@ilovetenzi.com
203-622-8117

There's Strength In Their Future

My First Workout® is an award winning, mom-founded company on a mission to build stronger family connections and instill a habit of fitness from the earliest age possible in every person. The key to a healthier tomorrow is getting kids involved today. This super smart kids-fitness program that focuses on fun and ease of use has quickly become one of the most innovative and critically essential new products to hit the market in 2019!

Certified Personal Trainer and Founder of My First Workout®, Michelle Miller, has over 20 years’ experience in the fitness industry including a degree in exercise science and fitness has developed this program just for kids age 5 to 10 years old.  The My First Workout® program is packaged neatly in a kit that comes with 8 pieces of exercise equipment that are kid size and age appropriate to complete a child's very own home gym. All the equipment needed to complete the poster of program 1 demonstrating 13 of the very best exercises for children to enhance performance in their sport, help prevent injuries and strengthen all the major muscle groups of the body in addition to improving coordination, balance, flexibility and stamina are included.  A "how-to" video of program 1 with Michelle and children properly demonstrating each exercise is also included to help parents confidently teach the exercises to their children.

Kids are loving this step-by-step program that builds confidence along with an understanding of the fundamentals of exercise. When program 1 is mastered, there are 11 more programs in the series and 3 additional pieces of more advanced equipment that all build from the first program. The My First Workout® program was thoughtfully designed taking all skill levels into mind so children can progress at their own pace.  

Named the 2019 National Parenting product award winner, My First Workout® welcomes each and every child to the wonderful world of exercise that does not discriminate in any way, shape or form.  Whatever body a child was born with, whatever interests they have in life, exercise simply improves individual quality of life for a lifetime.  Let's take a few moments out of everyday to get kids UNPLUGGED and STRONGER inside and out!

myfirstworkout.com
info@myfirstworkout.com
800-665-0360

Helio Children's Educational Nightlight Projector

Helio Base Station emits LED light through specially designed discs whose content is projected onto the ceiling in a soothing contrast of shadow and light. Instead of seeing stars and moon projected onto the ceiling, kids are treated to a wealth of knowledge as they happily lie back and absorb entertaining educational facts and images that inspire lively interactions and enlightening discussions. Swapping out the discs changes the subject matter. The Base Station comes with 5 discs whose content ranges from exploring the cosmos to more earthbound matters such as the speed and sleeping habits of a wide variety of creatures. A number of exciting expansion packs are in the works, with learning curriculums encompassing subjects ranging from nursery rhymes and mathematics to phonics, sight words and past presidents. It's a fun and relaxing way for children to play and learn, both solo and with the entire family!


www.heliosite.com
info@helioproductionsinc.com

Little Moppet™: Branded for Fun

Little Moppet™ sets the standard for top quality products with a high fun factor, proving that not all children’s product lines on the market are created equal.

From wooden puzzles and toys (18 months+) to real gardening tools, exercise gear, tea sets, cookware, bathtub toys, and a line of imaginative and expandable play sets, the common denominator behind the entire Little Moppet™  brand is found in one word: FUN. Not only do they stimulate a child’s imagination, they also enhance a child’s cognitive and developmental skills, instill a healthy dose of  positive STEAM play value, and encourage “Learning through Laughter”.

Since the company launched in 1987, F.G.A. Inc, the Montreal-based company responsible for the Little Moppet™ brand, has continued to exercise its strong commitment to manufacturing smart, mindful games and puzzles and to manufacturing in a responsible manner. Made from eco-responsible wood, canvas, sturdy plastic, rubber, and/or metal, every Little Moppet™  product is designed for durability, longevity, and to fit smaller hands.

As it is increasingly recognized that continuous computer screen use can be harmful for younger brains, putting something in their hands and evoking a wide smile on their face, is sure to be a change for the good.

To place an order:
familygamesamerica.com
orders@familygamesamerica.com
Phone: 514 485-1834

Corolle Celebrates 40 Years of Play

NY Toy Fair Booth #235

Corolle, the premium doll brand designed in France, is celebrating its 40th Anniversary in 2019. “It has been an incredible 40 years,” said Muriel Joron, Marketing Manager of Corolle SAS. “Corolle dolls are beloved around the world. Through so many trends and play patterns, the brand truly has withstood the test of time.”

Headquartered in Langeais, France, in the Loire Valley, Corolle dolls are treasured by children and handed down from generation to generation throughout Europe and worldwide. “With beautifully made products and enhanced play experiences, its little wonder Corolle continues to be an industry leader,” said Joron. “We are very excited to celebrate our 40th Anniversary this year and to bring today’s children updated versions of the dolls and accessories that generations before them have loved for 40 years.” 

To mark the occasion, Corolle is introducing two anniversary dolls this year: Calin Madeleine for children ages 18 months and up, and Léonie for children ages 3 and up. Longtime followers of the brand will recognize Léonie’s face – it’s Nouveau Né, one of Corolle’s first dolls. Both Léonie and Madeleine are dressed for a party, with a celebratory printed pattern reflecting Corolle’s French heritage. 

“There is nothing like the magic that happens when a baby or young child sees a Corolle doll for the first time,” said Joron. “The love and utter devotion on the child’s face when they hug and hold their Corolle baby is what truly sets us apart. Parents can trust that they are getting the very best for their babies.” Joron continued, “This year’s collection is truly enchanting, with the introduction of our Anniversary dolls, as well as updated fashions, accessories and more. These collections inspire a child’s lifelong adoration and companionship of Corolle.” 

Corolle is the premium doll brand designed in France, designed to be the perfect look, size, feel and scent for little ones to love and cherish.  

For more information, visit us.corolle.com

NY Toy Fair Booth #235  

Meet The Animals That Teach

Pair books and matching decals for a perfect gift

Baxter’s Corner is committed to presenting values and essential life skills to create a positive change for future generations. Baxter’s Corner books are for every child from birth to eight years old. Entertaining, yet purposeful, the books can be used in a multitude of ways. The welcoming community of animals and the obstacles they face are reflective of our current society. The goal is to encourage caregivers and children to discuss some of the social struggles they face in today’s world, such as an absent parent, which is what Ally the Alligator deals with in Ally Alone.


Baxter’s Corner products are designed to work together:
Illustrations from each of the books are also available as removable wall decals. As your child becomes familiar with the books, the decals will reinforce conversations about the stories. Paintings of puppet animals, also available, are great for developing a child’s imagination and encouraging embellishment of the stories with his or her own details.


For the parent or caregiver:
Baxter’s Corner books are used to encourage intentional discussion of responsible choices and ethical behavior. Each book focuses on a value and the consequences when that value is not embraced. The books are not typical schoolbooks for early readers. They offer an opportunity for the caregiver to teach or reinforce crucial values and essential skills. The books’ unique GoBeyond section offers discussion questions and other activities to highlight what matters most from the story.


For the child:
Baxter’s Corner books are lovable and inviting. Children are naturally attracted to the rhymes, vibrant colors, and engaging story. Readers under the age of eight years old will receive the maximum benefit when guided by an adult reader.

Baxter’s Corner Collection I:
Ally Alone
What a Tree it Will Be!
Oakley in Knots
Sideways Fred
Ellema Sneezes
Gerome Sticks His Neck Out

502. 386.1473
www.BaxtersCorner.com


SMART gifts are trending!

STEM, STEAM, science kits, reading and more....as parents we are all interested in instilling that lifelong love of learning and we want to give our children creative play opportunities.  With each child that journey as a parent and child is different so whether your child loves to read or needs some sort of motivational help MARK-MY-TIME bookmarks and booklights are there to help.

We have been growing our line since we started in 2004 to now include bookmarks, booklights, and metronomes. This year we have partnered with Disney to expand our 3D fashion lines featuring your favorite characters and our all new Mickey Mouse products just in time for Mickey's 90th celebration on November 4th.

Parents, grandparents, kids and teens all know that a book is a wonderful gift to give and when you partner it with cool mark-my-time digital bookmark with a clock, countdown timer/alarm, cumulative timer and reading light you've got a gift with that WOW factor!  Now available in 36 award winning styles--collect them all!

All our product line features a time of day clock, programmable countdown session timer with alarm, cumulative timer that stores up to 100 hours of reading minutes, and a 60 second fluency timer.  The booklights additionally feature an adjustable arm with 3 bright LED reading lightbulbs, separate batteries for the light feature and an auto shutoff for the light when using the countdown timer.  Our product prices range from $8.95-$17.95 making them perfect for stocking stuffers, party favors and gifts.  

 Created by a Mom Inventor we are family owned and operated for over 14 years.  Check out our full line of products www.mark-my-time.com.

www.mark-my-time.com
sales@readingtimegifts.com
888-685-0257

Kids As Young As Three Can Already Start STEM Learning With The Little Lab Microscope.

These days, we want to start our kids on STEM learning early on. Preschool is a time when kids have endless curiosity and they’re eager to learn about what’s going on around them. Kids may already start forming ideas about gender roles and what they want to be when they grow up. Let’s introduce them to science now and see where they take it.

The Little Lab Microscope from Kidzlane gives kids the chance to see everyday objects through its 8x magnification lens. They can switch on the light and turn the focus wheels to they can see those tiny details in anything they may find: a leaf, dandelion, twig, clementine wedge... The set comes with pretend lizard and spider specimens kids can examine under the lens, along with a petri dish, forceps and a scalpel. Also included is a Guide and Activity Book full of research ideas and science facts like: a ladybug can eat up to 5,000 bugs in its lifetime. How rude!

Kidzlane is excited to receive three awards from Creative Child: The Little Lab Microscope won Educational Toy of the Year and our Kids Doctor Kit won Creative Toy of the Year and the Preferred Choice award. We work hard creating top-quality toys that will educate and engage toddlers to tweens and it’s paid off.

@kidzlane
cs@kidzlane.com
Kidzlane.com

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