Freelancer Clare Goodwin teamed up with Ribena Plus to see what happened when she banned CBeebies, binned Barbie and swapped her children’s toys for beads and cardboard. Following her children’s initial outrage of kicking legs and tears, in less than a day, her children’s new toys became brilliant! This supports our findings from last week that traditional play is pretty fantastic. According to the Ribena research experts, children only need eight items to have hours of fun, named the ‘Pocket Playground,’ these eight everyday items are:
The ‘Pocket Playground’ will provide endless opportunities for imaginative play, encourage key development from an early age and the good news is we have all the products here at Galt Toys.
Our modelling clay is lots of fun. Youngsters can make lots of miniature models and ornaments with our pliable modelling clay. Our how to guide will help get you started.
For a toy figure our Knit a friend kit is perfect. Supersoft wool, needles, stuffing and embroidery thread can be crafted into your very own new best friend. The guide in the box shows you how to knit the dolls, their outfits and embroider their faces and hair. With options to create a boy, girl or fairy doll – everyone will have someone to play with!
The most expensive bracelet ever auctioned was a 4.4 million diamond encrusted Jaguar belonging to King Edward V111 of England. If your little one wants to have a go at creating their own beaded bracelet, our jewellery craft set provides everything they need. It’s packed full of beads, holographic stickers and glitter glue.
We love art and craft at Galt and we have masses of creative tools to power the imagination. Our amazing selection of art materials give a whole range of ways for little ones to get arty. Our play paper roll and triangular pencils are perfect for creative mess.