Our mission is to provide top-notch service and great prices on the best selection of toys and gifts in the Chicago area.

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STOREFRONT BACK TO SCHOOL 2016

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Our Gift Baskets donated to   Northfield Library’s   Reading Program,

 

 

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What’s Hot!

oooo… Sparkly!
Sapphiro is a new favorite game with jewels and colors and … Strategy.
Ask to see the demo game next time you’re in!

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NEWEST SPINNERS ARRIVING WEEKLY!

LED LIGHT UP!

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GLOW IN THE DARK!

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IRIDESCENT METALLIC!

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GLOW IN THE DARK 2-TONE

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EMOJI!

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GLITTER GLOW IN DARK!

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DUAL ARM MORPH!

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FIDGETS

 

BABY PAPER IS SO SOFT AND CRINKLY!

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OUTDOORS!

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                                                               B U B B L E S!!

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                                                    NATURE CALLS!

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                                                                                         POOL FUN!

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Assorted Towel and Sling Bag Sets for summer  and camp!

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How Much Do Toddlers Learn From Play? https://www.wsj.com/article_email/how-much-do-toddlers-learn-from-play-1494516547-QjAxMTE3NjEzNDQxMDQ2Wj/

 

Sequin Magic!

Shimmering fun sequins will change colors with just a swipe of your hand.

Dazzling Drawing , backpacks, journals, pillows, and purses!

SEQUIN DRAWING

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The WAVE!

Magically move lights with a wave of your hand! 4 unique game modes to test your skills!

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                   Charms Galore!                     

                                     

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SLAPZI!          

This NEW game is all about speed!    Read the clue and see if you have an image to match before your opponent.  Think fast and react quickly!  $19.99  

   

 

 

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KIDS FIRST ROBOT ENGINEER!

An easy-to-read storybook and 53 different parts let preschoolers build 10 robots, while developing simple engineering skills,$49.99  

 

 

 

 

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DR EUREKA!

It sounds easy to pour balls between test tubes to match the challenge card, and yell “Eureka!”  But wait.  Did I mention you can’t touch them with your hands? Race your opponents or yourself in this brain teasing game! $19.99 

        

            

      

 

                                         

If you are lucky enough to have kids in your life!

                                                                                      

So proud of our new Summer Catalog!

CLICK HERE:

Our 2017 Summer Catalog

 SUMMER CATALOG 2017

SEARCHING FOR THE PERFECT TOY?

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OUR FAVORITE SNAPSHOTS!

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TEGU

TEGU donated blocks to elementary school!

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Cute sisters mixing their own colors of Crazy Aaron Thinking Putty at Neighborhood Toy Store Day!

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FOCUSING IN!

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PLUS-PLUS =Unlimited Possibilites!   

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PUZZLES for all ages!  

 

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The feeling IS MUTUAL! 

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The JOY of Lap Reading!

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  Oh the WONDER of it ALL!