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2015 top toy trends for the holidays from zulily.
It’s hard to believe, but it’s time to finish up holiday shopping. This year the hottest toy trends encourage creativity and learning. Kenji Yoshinari is zulily’s resident toy expert who with come up with perfect gifts that will encourage creativity and learning. Of course, one of the hottest toy trend themes is Star Wars.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens; hits theaters December 18 and zulily has a fantastic variety of toys and apparel. My oldest grandson is obsessed with Star Wars and is anticipating the theater release on the 18th. His holiday wish list is full of Star Wars themed toys, clothes, accessories and more. It is all he wants this year and zulily has fantastic items ideal for gift giving.
Open ended building toys encourage children to use their imagination to embrace their creativity and build without the confines of instructions. Allowing children to use their imagination to stack blocks to make their “vision; not only does it encourage their creativity but it also builds their self-esteem.
Art toys are also a hot item this year. Combining art with education introduces fun and creative dynamic and educated play.
Customized toys are also a great toy trend that allows you to give your child a personalized gift. Some ideas for customized toys are personalized rockers, ride on toys, or a doll that looks like your child.
Brands from the past are also a hot toy trend bringing a retro, classic toys back to life. I love seeing the toys I grew up with back on the shelf. You can find a huge variety of 2015 toy trends in the zulily Toy shop.
Kenji also created a break out toys of 2015 list that includes:
- TEGU Classroom Kit – combine art and education for a great gift.
- Green Toys – teach your child to care for the environment with these eco-friendly toys. They are easy to maintain, dishwasher safe and don’t require batteries.
- Build-Your-Own (Customizable) 18” Dolls from Madame Alexander – Customizable and hands-on building, this toy covers off on two top toy trends!
- Razor Crazy Cart Spinning Go Kart & JoyBay Pink Swing Car – These toys are perfect for kids on the go.
- FINIS Mermaid Swim Fin – a fin-tastic choice for kids who love the water!
There are only seven shopping days left until Christmas! Be sure and visit zulily for the latest toy trends and holiday gifts. If you aren’t familiar with zulily, new items are added every day including home decor, gifts, toys, apparel and more. Check back often on zulily.com because you never know what deals you will find.