Its never easy to keep up with the latest trends in the toy market. Every few months a new hot toy seems to be the one that every toddler wants for his or her birthday. To make your life a little easier we’ve done our research and compiled a list of the 10 most popular toddlers toys for 2017. All of these toys should be available in Argos, Amazon and ToysRUs but stocks will be limited so get them before they’re gone.
Lego Duplo Number Train
A fun and educational toy in one. Your child can learn to count whilst having fun with their Lego Duplo Train, specially designed for Little hands. This toddler-friendly train comes with 10 numbered bricks, dog, and 3 wagon bases. It brings endless possibilities to rebuild into a tunnel, building and dog house.
Mini Micro 3 in 1 Ride On Scooter with Seat
This clever 3-in-1 scooter grows with your child and will last well through all those fun filled outdoor adventures! Stage 1 is a ride on scooter designed for 1 to 2 year olds with a sturdy seat that easily clips onto the scooter. Stage 2 is a toddler scooter recommended for 2 to 3 year olds. It’s final stage, stage 3 the plastic stem is replaced by a normal Mini Micro T-bar to become a micro mini scooter that will stay with your toddler until they are 5. Suitable for ages 1 to 5 years.
Viga Wooden First Steps Baby Walker
Viga wooden toys never disappoint – great quality toys at reasonable prices. This Walker is a push along cart made with high quality wood and paint detail. It includes 36 wooden blocks with different colours and shapes that promote hand eye coordination. Viga make their toys to the highest possible safety standards as well as using kiddy friendly paint.
Melissa & Doug Shape Sorting Cube
Another best seller from the top Brand Melissa and Doug. This cubed shape sorter includes 12 chunky shapes for those tiny hands. This shape sorter will help your toddler learn their colours and shapes whilst having fun. The lid slides off so you can easily put away all the shapes and it has cutout shapes in 4 sides of the cube.
Moover Wooden Dolls Pram
A toy for both girls and boys. Little boys love to push the pram like daddy does! This beautiful and colour neutral design with high quality Danish design. This toy encourages pretend play and will develop your toddler’s imagination whilst they take their toys for a walk or try to make them sleep in the pram. The wheels are coated in shock absorbing rubber to cushion speed and potential damage to furniture. The wood used in sourced from sustainable sources. The Doll’s Pram is suitable for children aged 2 – 3 years.
Tildo Country Play Kitchen
Another beautiful wooden toy, designed to last. One of the key features of this wooden kitchen is that it is quite tall and so older kids will enjoy playing with it also. It is a realistic toy with working dials, an over, cooker, wash basin and cupboard It comes with a spoon, spatula and fork as well as condiments.
Cozy Coupe Ride-on By Little Tikes
This is a special edition released by Little Tikes to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of this famous toy. The Cozy Coupe has been entertaining children for 30 years and generations to come. A toy that promotes imaginary play with endless adventures on the road. This revamped design comes with a higher seat back plus a storage compartment in the rear, a must to take all those other toys riding with you! This version includes a removable floor , a handle on back for parents to push as well as an “ignition switch” and a petrol cap. The tyres are rugged and the front wheels spin 360 degrees.
Paw Patrol HQ Lookout Playset
If your little one is a fan of Paw Patrol, look no further! Boys and girls can now recreate their favourite episodes from the mega-popular TV series with the Paw Patrol HQ Set. The set comes with a Chase figurine and his police car. The set is highly interactive with a fully operational lift, periscope, flashing lights and an alarm sound effect. The Chase figurine can slide down the chute, straight into his car. There are 6 other figurines that can be collected and added to the playset. Suitable for children from ages 3 and above. Expect to pay around £45 for this set.
Tidlo City of London Wooden Train Set
This wonderful wooden train set is inspired by London and features many well known Landmarks such as the London Eye, Harrods and Buckingham Palace among others. Made by the high quality toy brand Tidlo. With this train set your toddler can ride through the London skyline just with their imagination. The set includes 13 London landmarks, 1 London Taxi, 1 London Bus, 1 Fire engine, 3 underground carriages, 4 Beefeaters, 8 Trees and 1 set of wooden train tracks fully compatible.
Acwenie 7 in 1 Wood Garden Bead Maze Activity Cube
This multi-activity cube offers 7 different games. A bead maze to improve hand eye coordination. It also includes activities for letter cognition; bug feet moving; number counting; clock use and animal cognition. It also helps with leg strength as they can play standing up. The best part is that no assembly is required. This toy is suitable for 12+ months babies and kids.