Classic toys have been around for generations. Parents and grandparents alike would love their kids to play with toys they have played with in their time. Most of us easily identify with classic toys which have been around for generations. In recent years, classic toys have made a comeback. Classic toys like the Slinky, Mr Potato Head, Crayola crayons and the like are immensely popular and will be for the times to come. Here's a look at some of the greatest classic toys of all times.
Here it is: the classic box of crayons for every use. The box is small enough to fit in a book bag or knapsack, but large enough to hold a wide variety of colors. From carnation pink to cerulean, indigo to scarlet, you can mix and match to create colorful drawings and bold signs. It's a must-have for every kid!
Mr Potato Head has been around since 1952! Mr. Potato Head was born as a collection of features and accessories children stuck to real potatoes. Changes over the years include a plastic body, a wedding with Mrs. Potato Head, a TV show and movie appearances in Toy Story and Toy Story 2. This is an all time classic toy makes a perfect holiday gift which children of all ages will love to own and play with!
4. Rubik's Cube
Most of us have tried to unravel the mystery of Rubik's cube! This all time classic brainteaser makes an awesome holiday gift for young and old alike. Now you can twist and turn this crazy puzzle, mixing up all the different colored sides, then amaze everyone by solving one of the 43 quintillion combinations. This Rubik's cube includes a solution hints booklet.
Since 1934, players of all ages have been chasing one another around the classic game board, trying to get their own four pawns form Start to Home. But it's not that easy, because you never know what the next card will hold: Will you move forwards or backwards? Will you hit a slide and shoot ahead, or will an opponent bump you back to start? For 2 to 4 players. Contents include: Sorry! game board, deck of cards, and 16 pawns.
Playdoh is popular with kids all over. You can mold and create shapes and figures with this bucket full of colorful Play-Doh. Kids will love to receive this inexpensive but practical gift for the holidays. Includes three five-ounce cans and three two-ounce cans of modeling compound, bucket with lid and handle, five animal molds, four fun molds, two cutter rings, serrated cutter, zigzag cutter ring, pen cap plunger, scissors, pen tube, extruder strip and wood dowel.
7. Yahtzee Game
Since 1956 players have been rolling classic dice combinations like Full House and Five of a Kind - that's Yahtzee! The unique combination of luck and strategy makes every game an exciting challenge. Can you rack up bonus points by scoring an extra Yahtzee? It's classic shake-and-score action that keeps the fun rolling! For 1 or more players. Contents include: 5 dice, plastic dice cup, scorecards, 10 plastic bonus chips, and rules. Color of parts may vary.
After all these years, Easy-Bake Oven and Snack Center is still around, continuing to make baking fun and easy. Simply stir, bake, cool and eat. Look through the window to watch it cook. The baking set includes a real working oven, one cake mix, one chocolate flavored frosting mix, two additional treat mixes, two baking pans, two cooking utensils, a warmer cover, two warming cups, a pan pusher and a recipe booklet. Requires one 100-watt light bulb and AC plug-in.
Author's Note July 2007: The Easy Bake Oven models sold between May 2006 and July 2007 have been recalled. Please see the article for more information about the recall.