Friday, November 22, 2019

Hot Toy Alert! 25+ Top Influencer Toys Gift Guide Holiday 2019







Trending gifts this year were the explosion of toys and products inspired and created by your kids' favorite influencers. Ranging from YouTube sensation Ryan to adorable family Tic Tac Toy to trendsetter Wengie - there are plenty of products to choose from. Even FunnelVision stars FGTeeV created a fun and energetic line of toys for their fans. 


Ryan’s World Red Titan is based on Ryan’s alter ego superhero! Standing at just over 13-inches in height, it is a play-set and giant figure all in one! Included are a bunch of accessories to help make this set enjoyable for play time like a 3.25 inch tall Red Titan figure, one mystery slime, one mystery sidekick, and 2 missiles. Plus you can also include other articulated figures with this set to encourage even more pretend play! With lights and sounds, kids will be amazed as they hear and see the magic of Ryan’s World come to life! Just Play, Amazon $34.99 (NOW $22.99!! Run, don’t walk!  | Walmart $34.97 


Ryan's World Super Surprise Safe, by Just Play, is the ultimate unboxing experience for little kids. YouTube star Ryan from Ryan’s World is on every kiddo’s holiday toy list this year, and the Super Surprise Safe delivers in a big way. With over 30+ surprises inside including toys that Ryan curated himself like articulated figures from his magical world of merry characters like Combo Panda and different Ryan variants, mix & match build characters, slime, and more! The unboxing fun continues with a secret compartment in the back is filled with more treasures. This wonderful safe is great for storing toys, too, which is great because there really is very little waste. Don’t be surprised if you see your kiddos playing with this safe during playtime as it also facilitates pretend play marking a journey of imaginative play. Just Play, Walmart $39.99 

Ryan’s World Ultimate Tree House Ryan’s World Ultimate Tree House is a wonderful play-set to create your own kits and promote imaginative play just like Ryan. You also get a Big Bang for your buck as it includes four figures:Ryan, Moe, Gus, and one exclusive Peck figure. Peck has two variants - the rare glitter Peck or the ultra rare metallic Peck. The mystery is also apart of the fun, which is also what will bring lots of fun and joy to your little Ryan fan. With a hidden slide, coordinating accessories and that mystery surprise element, this is the ultimate gift for sure. Just Play, Amazon $14.99  | Walmart $14.99  

Ryan’s World Mini Surprise Safes Crack open a world of play and fun with these super adorable Ryan’s World Mini Surprise Safe featuring toys curated by Ryan himself! Kids will love smashing the safes open to reveal fun surprises from articulated figures to slime to tiny trinkets featuring characters from Ryan’s World. Perfect stocking stuffer, just open the package and stuff them un the stocking along with the toy hammer. Just Play, Amazon $12.97   | Walmart $12.97 

Pair all of Ryan’s World sets by Just Play along with the Deluxe Figure Set featuring 14 pieces including one ultra-rare mystery figure. This set features articulated figures from Ryan’s World and will promote imaginative play! Include them as an addon gift with the Ryan’s World Ultimate Treehouse or even the Ryan’s World Red Titan. They are going fast, so when you see them, snag them! Just Play, Walmart $19.88 Make sure you carefully look at the Walmart website as they have third party resellers listed first on this toy for some reason. 

Ryan’s World Mystery Eggs 6-pack Kids will love the Ryan’s World 6-pack by Bonkers Toys. Each egg includes pieces to build three figures. The best part is that you can mix and match the figures’ pieces to make silly variants. Bonkers Toys, Amazon $12.99 

Ryan’s World Treasure Chest Me’hearties, this is the most wild treasure hunt your kids will go on all year, and will surely bring a smile on their face! Inside this golden surprise toy chest are treasures carefully chosen by YouTube superstar Ryan! You don’t just open the chest and discover your treasure because that alone just wouldn’t be fun. Your kiddo will be engaged in a full scavenger hunt where they will open up numbered boxes, reveal hidden exclusive pirate booty, and more! Once the unboxing experience is over, kids can use this sturdy treasure chest to store their treasure. Be warned ya scurvy ‘rents, this treasure chest will be used for more scavenger hunts, so your kiddos will be busy for many hours! Bonkers Toys, Exclusively at Target $71.99 Tip: Use the 25% off code at Target plus your 5% RedCard for additional savings!)

Ryan’s World Mini Egg Bonker Toys, Walmart $9.83  | Amazon $9.84 




Baby Shark Chunky Puzzle Chunky Puzzles are great for tiny hands, and pairing the sounds of Baby Shark with it will motivate your little one in a big way! My little guy loves this puzzle. Wooden chunky puzzles help promote fine motor skills, shape sorting and fosters problem-solving. Cardinal Games, Amazon $12.99 

Baby Shark Family Tempo Puppets by WowWee- Have a fun puppet show with the Baby Shark Tempo Puppets that come in all three family styles. Children will learn the tempo of music as the puppet sings slowly when the puppet is moved slowly, and then will sing faster when the puppet is moved faster. Plus, children respond very well to puppets, and will speak to a puppet even if they know an adult is talking through them, which is a great way to facilitate comfort with nervous kids, or to just get them to eat their dinner. WowWee, Amazon $14.88 

Baby Shark Bath Squirters - A bath time favorite in my house is the Baby Shark bath squirters. Included in this set are Mommy, Daddy, and Baby Shark and an orange fish. The bath toys are easy to clean and are of great quality. WowWee, Amazon $8.99




Baby Shark Song Cube Plush are perfect for mini gifts or stocking stuffers for toddlers. The square shapes are in the form of different members of the Baby Shark family. Easy to hold, fun to squeeze, and simple to operate little ones will delight in hearing their favorite song over and over again - parents, eh, not so much! Amazon  $6 to $8




Baby Shark Fingerlings are just the cutest Fingerlings! Baby Shark Fingerlings have the same cuteness as Fingerlings except now they are members of the Baby Shark family. Collect them all and experience the magic of this phenomenon in Fingerlings form. Amazon $7.49





Baby Shark Bath Toys by ZURU are fun and functional toys! Drop them in water and they will sing and swim using ZURU’s RoboFish technology. Collect all three members of the Baby Shark family. We have used these for water toys for outside play and for the bath. Amazon $8.88



Pomsies Lumies are adorable magical pets that come to life with color and sounds. Kids can unlock different sounds from their favorite influencers too like Pineapple Pack (Sandaroo Family), Toys Unlimited, Ellie Sparkles, We Wear Cute, and more! Amazon $14.99 


XOXO Friends created by YouTube sensation and star family Tic Tac Toy are a favorite in our house! My son loves their channel and loves their toys as well. Within their line is a collection of the creative world of magical friends with wings. 

XOXO Friends 12-pack Each mystery 12-pack is also thoughtfully numbered to avoid the dreaded duplicates. There are also variants of the budding stars of the channel, Addy and Maya. Find them in 12-packs or single packs. Blip Toys, Amazon 12-pack $12.99 (Some packs are $5.99 each!) Stocking Stuffer* Single Packs Walmart $3.88  |  Amazon  Varies | Walmart $7.88 (All 12 packs each for that price!)  


XOXO Friends Light Up Unicorn Hugs are the latest collection to be added to the whimsical toy line. The new XOXO Friends Light Up Unicorn Hugs by Blip Toys an adorable mystery plush, and six sparkly exclusive mystery figures with six sparkly fairy wings. The cuddly plush unicorn also lights up to add some more magic to this adorable line of toys featuring YouTube stars from Tic Tac Toy. Blip Toys, Walmart $18.99  | Amazon $29.83 


XOXO Friends Exclusive Glitter Friends collection includes 12 glittery exclusive XOXO figures and 12 glittery fairy wings to mix and match. Little fans of Tic Tac Toy can swap out the wings along with accessories from series one to create whimsical versions of their XOXO Friends. Blip Toys, Walmart $29.99  | Amazon $44.99  


FGTeeV fans will love the huge collection of brand new toys featuring their favorite characters! For those with FunnelVision and have high energy, then this toy line is for you! This energetic and funny YouTube family takes their videos to next level antics. Join in on the fun with this MEGA collection created by FGTeeV and Bonkers Toys.

FGTeeV Large Retro set includes a whole bunch of awesome mystery surprises including an animated plush, collectible character figures, a squishy, 6" Action figure, hanger plush and vinyl stickers. Once the unboxing experience is done, the fun doesn’t end - use this awesome TV for storage or pretend play. Bonkers Toys,  Amazon $29.74  | Walmart $29.74 




FGTeeV Big Fig Season One Collect figures like Meggs, Duddy, and more. These figures are huge, and perfect for play for display. Bonkers Toys, Amazon $21.84 









FGTeeV Mystery Mini Packs are quick unboxing sets featuring a figure, putty, and more surprises!  Bonkers Toys, Walmart $9.84 



YouTube Star Wengie created her own line of tactile toys and DIY kits with Target this year. Whimsical by Wengie encompasses a delightful array of products for fans new and old.

Whimsical by Wengie Lava Lamp DIY Kit Kids can create their own lava lamp at home with this easy to use kit. Americans, keep in mind measurements have to be converted. Kids will be mesmerized by the movement of the lava and will be calmed by the lights. Target $14.99 

Slime 4-pack The Whimsical by Wengie slime’s scents are truly wonderful! The slime is the perfect texture and touch. Squeeze, stretch, and press with this fun and whimsical 4-pack. Target $12.99 




Unicorn Hair Kit Dare to be different and stand out with this fun and easy to use hair kit. The hair color is really just hair chalk and it goes on really well. The color won’t stain your clothes and will come out of your hair very easily. Adding in a little hairspray will keep the hair chalk in your hair longer, too! Target $16.99 


ChuChu tv toys line Fans of ChuChuTV will enjoy playing with this educational line of toys. Including colorful eggs with letters and animals inside, Moose Toys made sure that the ChuChu TV toy line was chock full of different ways to have teachable moments during play. Parents and educators can use each egg a multitude of ways to promote number learning, letter learning, color learning, animals, and animals sounds! When kids get older, you can mix up the eggs to match the colors. Spell out words with the eggs. Take a ride on the ChuChu Train and have your eggs take a ride. 

ChuChuTV Train: 
Amazon $19.99
Alphabet Starter Set: 
Amazon $11.99 
12 Pack Eggs: 

Amazon: $29.99 


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Best Trending Gifts for Holiday 2019 - Tiny Gifts that are Big on Fun!



From tiny cooking to nostalgic gaming, these gifts prove that small gifts can provide a big impact this holiday season. With miniature worlds trending this year into 2020 in a big way, you'll want to snag these gifts now to rule the holiday!

If you're looking for more gift ideas, please check out the rest of my Rule the Holiday Gift Guide, and more ideas are at my Holiday Gift Shop storefront on Amazon!


Real Littles Shopkins Shopkins Real Littles Shopper Pack - These aren’t your kiddo’s Shopkins, these are bonafide super adorable versions of real foods found on supermarket shelves. Inside each one are adorable Shopkins styled variants from Cheez-its to Chef Boyardee, your kids and collectors will be swooning for each one. Moose Toys, Amazon $9.88 

5 Surprise Mini Brands by ZURU Toys captivated millions on TikTok and YouTube with these wedge slices chock full of shopping surprises! From mini shampoos to mini anti-aging cream to packages of bacon. Each wedge includes the perfect recipe for a fun unboxing and pretend play shopping experience. Perfect in size to promote imaginative play, kids will love to enjoy unboxing and revealing which mini brand they will reveal next! You may even get one of three supermarket accessories like a shopping cart, a retail shelf, or a basket. Target $9.99 | Amazon 2-pack  $30 | BJ’s sells them as 2-packs for $9.99 (Membership is recommended to save on products!)


Nanables are miniature worlds with themed homes and tiny, little Nanables living their best lives. Collect miniature worlds encased in thoughtful snow globe-like packaging. The fun continues from the real world to the Nanables world with the free app. Create YOUR WORLD YOUR WAY™ with the app by heading to the spa, or even playing games at the arcade. New for the holiday season is the Winter Wonderland themed tiny home. Jazwares, Claires $9.99 Buy three, get three free deal! | Amazon 3-pack $16.99 | Walmart 3-pack $16.99 

Polly Pocket proved that tiny is mighty with this adorable revival. ‘90s kids were in full swoon mode when Polly and friends reintroduced her tiny world back into their hearts, myself included! Collect mini play-sets like the Winter Snowglobe for $12.99 on Amazon. 

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Pair the miniature worlds of Polly Pocket with a new and fun playset, the Pollyville Mega Mall. The mall comes with a working elevator and levels of miniature stores, parking garage, fun car ramp, and loads of interactive accessories. Mattel, Amazon $34.99 | Amazon Exclusive Set $44.99 | Walmart $34.99 | Target $34.99 


World’s Smallest Products With the World’s Smallest lines you can relive your childhood memories for just $5 by purchasing their teeny tiny toys that replicate actual toys that came out. From the colors to even the stickers, no stone was left unturned with each product. From World’s Smallest Stretch Armstrong to a World’s Smallest Hot Wheels 4-in-1 set. The World’s Smallest line by Super Impulse has a little something for everyone, no pun intended. Super Impulse, Amazon Starts at $4.99 | Walmart Varies  | Target $4.99 and up 


Smooshy Mushy squishies are now miniature and totally cute! Collect Smooshy Mushy Miniatures and create a world of tiny, totally squishable characters from Smooshyville. Each Smooshy Mushy mini has its own personality and it is reflected within their tiny room to the accessories included. There are six to collect in all, and these tiny squishies are right on trend with the squish factor and the new tiny factor. Create an amazing gift set at Walmart with three Smooshy Mushy products in one - Smooshy Mushy Miniature, Sticky Snacks, and Mystery Munchie. Redwood Ventures, Walmart $14.94




Okay, this isn't so tiny, but it's a smaller version than the classic original. The '90s are totally trending, and so is the SEGA Mini. With the highly anticipated Sonic the Hedgehog movie, the comeback of Mario and Sonic at the Olympics in Tokyo 2020, this is the perfect gift for the trendsetter in your life. The SEGA Genesis Mini looks like the original but is loaded with 40+ classic SEGA game titles to pull at the heartstrings of gamers young and old. You’ll be able to play titles like Sonic the Hedgehog, Contra: Hard Corps, Street Fighter II: Special Champion Edition, and more! Get the real feel of gameplay with two replica controllers with six-foot cables so you can finally sit on the couch and play. Amazon $78.95 | Walmart $78.95 | Target $79.99 | GameStop $79.99 NEW $74.99 Pre-owned 



This isn't tiny, but this is still trendy! The '80s is the decade that really had it all, awesome New Wave music, awesome movies like The Goonies and Adventures in Babysitting, and the coolest toys. Speak and Spell Kids can learn and play just like their moms and dads did way back when! Who doesn’t love and remember the Speak and Spell? Permanently sewn into the fabric of pop culture, the Speak and Spell was made famous by '80s iconic film ET. ET phoned home with the help of the Speak and Spell, and since then it has been a beloved and sought after nostalgic piece of history. I had one passed down to me by my sisters, so the Speak and Spell can withstand many years of play. Basic Fun Toys! Made sure to include all of the same elements that made the Speak and Spell so wonderful like the flash spelling bees, iconic robotic voice, and a bunch of activities to help hone kiddos reading, writing, and spelling. Perfect for preschoolers and big kids at heart! Walmart $24.99  | Amazon $24.99 

Totally Tiny Just Play Grillin’ and Chillin’ Set are adorable pretend to play sets that replicate real recipes, but with the added twist of slime! Each set includes miniature toy tools for kiddos and collectors to use to collect and create! They come in a variety of styles and “flavors.” Just Play, Amazon $9.99  




Tiny Baking Smart Lab Bring the world of miniature to life in a big way with the Tiny Baking set by Smart Labs. Included with this adorable set are real recipes and 17 real miniature, working tools to help you create tiny baked masterpieces. Summon your inner Alton Brown, and learn the science of food with a tiny twist! You get so much in this tiny package, it’s really just hard to believe. You get a storage tin with top, rolling pin, wee-knife, pizza/dough cutter, mixing spoon, three wee-spoons, mixing bowl, pizza/pie pan, pie server, sheet pan, silicone cake and cupcake molds, two silicone finger mitts, and 48-page recipe book. Recipes included require real food in regular sizes, and are miniaturized in baking times and servings to create the tiniest, most delicious treats. Plus, not only do you get bite-size confections, but you learn the science behind all of those sweet treats, so STEM learning is mixed in which is an added bonus. Perfect for dollhouse collectors, creating miniature YouTube videos, little kids, and more! Smart Labs, Amazon $19.99  ages eight and up

Tiny Robots by Smart Labs are tiny STEM sets where you create mini-robots. Don’t be fooled, these tiny Robots are big on fun, and provide wonderful teaching tools to introduce your children to a world of robotics and STEM learning. There are 15 suggested builds, but endless possibilities and will certainly ignite the need to build and learn more. Smart Labs, Amazon $19.99   ages eight and up


MicroArcade is for the true game on the go. Keep nostalgia in your back pocket with these tiny versions of everyone’s favorite arcade games featuring actual sounds and music from each game! Choose from retro titles likes TetrisPac-Man, an Atari Combo Card featuring Missile Command, Centipede and one surprise bonus game. Amazon $17.99



 
Tilt Rubik’s by Super Impulse is a fun new way to solve and play the classic Rubik's cube. Improve hand and eye coordination. Twist, turn, and tilt to move the columns, rows, and sides to solve the Rubik's cube. A tried and true way to keep your brain spry is with this game. Amazon $24.99









Tiny Arcade will give collectors and gamers a true arcade-style experience at their fingertips. Tiny Arcade is a collection of miniature versions of real arcade cabinets with details like the artwork, position of the joysticks and buttons, right down to the sounds and music. Plus it’s attached to a handy keychain for nostalgia on the go! Go back in time with titles like TetrisPole PositionRally X, and QBert. You can also find more arcade game titles like GalaxianDig-Dug at varying prices - perfectly fine as a stand-alone gift or small enough for use as a stocking stuffer. Various Titles Amazon $12.88 | Target $12.89




My favorite tiny world will come to life in a big way this holiday season with a bunch of new additions to the collection. Fill up the Red Roof Country Home with a bunch of new accessories that really work or even more levels to make a grand mansion for the Hopscotch bunnies.  



Kitchen Island  This lovely counter space is the perfect platform to plan the next big meal! Includes a bunch of accessories along with "working" waffle iron and donut maker. Epoch Everlasting Play, Amazon, $12.95 Ages 3+

Breakfast Playset  Additional accessories and play foods for your Calico Critters kitchen. Epoch Everlasting Play, Amazon $12.95 Ages 3+

Wall Lamps and Curtains Set For use only with the Red Rood Country Home, liven up drab windows with bright floral curtains and rods. Give your sconces a facelift with these gilded wall sconces. Epoch Everlasting Play, Amazon $10.37 Ages 3+

Microwave Cabinet   Pop in a pie for a quick meal, and watch the pie spin around in this adorable microwave. The cabinet also acts as additional storage. Epoch Everlasting Play,  Amazon $6.88 

Bed and Comforter Set includes a cozy bed with bunny memory foam mattress, and will fit perfectly into the decor of any home. Amazon $11.99 Ages 3+

Laundry and Vacuum Center Vacuum the house in style with this adorable stick style vac with removable dust buster to remove all of those dust bunnies. Wash the clothes in the working washer that looks like there are suds of water swirling around. Epoch Everlasting Play,  Amazon $6.88


Tiny living needs some classic homes! Try these Calico Critters homes on for size.

Sweet Raspberry Home is a one story house that can later be added as a room to the Red Roof Country Home. It includes a baby Hopscotch bunny and a really cute bed with slide. This is the perfect starter set. Walmart $19.88 Ages 3+ 


Red Roof Cozy Cottage Starter Home includes two levels of adorable cuteness. Tiny living is best done with a second level, and right out of the box you can start playing immediately. You also get one Hopscotch rabbit to start the fun.Connect the Cozy Cottage to the Red Roof Country Home to create a large, three-story house (sold separately). Amazon $34.95 Ages 3+


Red Roof Country Home Gift Set is perfect for the ultimate in pretend play. Enjoy three levels of detailed rooms for each of your Hopscotch bunnies to explore. Enjoy a detailed storybook outlining the life of the home, and breathe new life into it with the new generation. Add on more levels to create a handsomely sized mansion for the tiny inhabitants! Amazon $74.00 Ages 3+




KeiKi Ukulele Why not a tiny version of a guitar? Channel your inner Steve Martin and play like a uke-Rock star with this beautifully designed KeiKi Ukulele by Salus Brands. The word KeiKi is Hawaiian for “little one,” but this little ukulele carries a big sound. Included with this set are a digital tuner, gig bag, strap, picks, and stickers. You also get detailed instructions. so even the littlest musician can handle the rich sounds of the ukulele where its melodic sound emanates the rich history of over three hundred years around the world. Songstress Taylor Swift also plays the ukulele  along with YouTube sensation and talented teen dancer, JoJo Siwa. Give the gift of music with the heirloom quality piece. Available in four colors to suit your style and for sale at the KeiKi website. Salus Brands $29.95 

Throwback to the original classics with Basic Fun!’s Arcade Games. Styled to look like arcade cabinets from the 80s, tried and true arcade gamers will appreciate the clear screen, the detailed cabinet art, and the original game sounds. Enjoy titles like Galaga and Miss Pac-Man for the ultimate ‘80s experience. Other titles are available like Pac-ManTetrisWhere in the World is Carmen San Diego?, and Oregon Trail All links indicate lowest prices at varying stores.


Watch this space for more trending gifts that are tiny in size, but big on fun! Did you click through and buy through my links? Thank you so much! You RULE the holiday for sure! 

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