Holiday Hits, Week 2: The Hottest Toys of 2019 Under $25 825670622 173 Laurie Schacht, Chief Toy Officer, of The Toy Insider offers us a list of the hottest toys of the 2019 holiday season. Each Monday in November, Schacht will introduce us to a new classification of toys.Last week,Schacht revealed the vacation hit “splurge toys” North Texas Prepares for Freezing Temperatures This week we are discussing holiday hits under $25.On Nov. 18, Schacht will unveil holiday hits in the tactile category and then the following week, we’re talking the hot toys kids can’t get enough of. Short-lived Restraining Order Keeps 9-Month-Old on Life Support VACATION HITS UNDER $25:JIXELZ 700- AND 1,500-PIECE SET by Fat Brain Toys 1 Run Over, Another Stabbed in FW Road Rage Incident ● Classic puzzle enjoyable becomes an adventure in pixelated imagination!● Each set includes either 700 or 1,500 vibrant, precision-cut micro jigsaw pieces.● Follow the instructions to transform the small pixel puzzle pieces into dynamic styles.● Build a cat and a canine, a mermaid and a unicorn, or sea animals!● Or why not get innovative and create your own styles or why not gather them all, integrate them all, and build something HUGE?● All Jixels hold together strong —– no ironing needed —!– and they fit together easily without any frustration.● Let your big ideas shine brilliant with Jixels!● Ages: 6+● MSRP: $9.95-16.96● Available: Amazon, fatbraintoys.comY’ ART MASTERPIECE & & Y’ ART CORE by Kahootz● A WHOLE NEW WAY to produce amazing fabric art with the ease of coloring!● Y’ Art is a brand name new arts & & crafts activity.● It’s MESS FREE coloring with yarn!● Yarn magically CLINGS to the Grip-N-Stick Y’ Artboard.● Totally OOPS-PROOF! Raise the yarn from the Y’ Artboard if you slip up and reposition it at any time.● Thread the Y’ Art pen and color the numbered areas with yarn with the Y’ Art pen.● Create remarkable textures and patterns that look like brush strokes on a canvas.● Frame your Y’ Artwork when it’s done (frame on back of box).● Available in Pug Puppy, Unicorn, Flamingo, Llama and Narwhal designs.● Masterpiece is available in Starry Night, with the core SKUs readily available as Puppy, Unicorn, Llama, Narwhal, and Flamingo designs.● Age: 8+● MSRP: $14.99● Available: Amazon, Specialty merchantsCRY BABIES MAGIC TEARS by IMC Toys● Cry Babies Magic Tears are the cutest mini antiques!● Available in blind bottle homes and dressed in special animal onesies, they include 8 enjoyable accessories, consisting of a sippy bottle, a bow, a pacifier, a chair, personalized blanket, and two surprise accessories distinct to each doll.● Each bottle house will likewise include a sticker label sheet to decorate your Cry Babies bottle home.● These cute characters from the Cry Babies Magic Tears animated series are not your typical antiques.● They weep real tears when you fill them with water and squeeze their tummies.● Collect all 12 wonderful characters with one unusual character.● Ages: 3+● MSRP: $9.99● Available: Amazon, Target, WalmartHEIST by University Games● Play as one team with one mission: work to pull off the heist of the century in 5 minutes flat.● Choose your character: Hacker, Lookout, Moneyman, or Demolitions Expert.● Think quick and follow the guidelines carefully: one false relocation may journey the alarm!● 5 progressive levels of trouble keep gamers thinking.● Age: 7+● MSRP: $24.99● Available: universitygames.com, AmazonFOODIE SURPRISE by Redwood Ventures● RedwoodVentures’ Foodie Surprise brings to life a world of wonderful food productions that you can find screen and naturally (yum!) eat!● Each secret food cart has several sweet reveals and all the products required to make the cutest deals with imaginable, plus dozens of cute collectible characters made to “& ldquo; hide & lsquo; n sneak & rdquo;your productions to school! ● Open the mini secret food cart and reveal surprise components and materials to make your own EDIBLE sweet, including mixing trays, spoons, display cases and more. ● Assemble your snacks, pack them in the extremely charming, themed & ldquo; to go & rdquo; keychain container, and take them anywhere! ● Food carts are available in a range of styles, such as sushi, pizza, icecream, and more! ● Ages: 6+● MSRP: $9.99 ● Available: Target, Walmart BLUME by Skyrocket ● Kids watch their dolls bloom right prior to their eyes.● When they include a couple of drops of water onto the “& ldquo; seeds, & rdquo; they will watch as their Blume doll begins to outgrow her flower pot.● The doll’s special hairstyle will emerge as it flowers.● Kids can gather 22 dolls from the first collection, which includes “lovable,” “rare,” “very unusual,” and one “magical” doll.● Each doll has 10 surprises hidden inside each pot consisting of an out-of-this-world hairstyle, adorable devices, mix-and-match outfits, small buddies, sticker label books, and more.● Age: 5+● MSRP: $9.99● Available: All major sellers● PRODUCTION NOTE: it takes 5-10 seconds to bloom.MELTDOWN by Playmonster● Stack cubes on the platform(balancing on the goop!)without them falling off. Take care! ● The putty causes steady movingand moving, so keep that in mind when positioning your cubes! ● Rolling the die will inform you the number of cubes to place on during your turn. ● Any that fall off on your turn now become yours. The very first player to get all of their cubes piled on is the winner. ● Meltdown is a light method video game that is various game each time you play! ● Age: 7+● MSRP:$14.99- $17.99 ● Available: Target, Amazon, Barnes & Noble SHIMMERSTARS by KD Kids ● Shimmer Stars are your amazing furry pals who like tomake everything shimmer and shine– including you! ● Add shimmer to your world with the Shimmer Wand by using it to decorate your ShimmerStar’s silky fur with lots of sparkly shimmers, then shimmerize your own hair to match. Together We Shimmer! ● The Shimmer Wand stores 200+shimmers in different shapes and colors neatly inside the star. Shimmerizing is basic: choose a shimmer and place it on the star, utilize the Shimmer Wand to pick it up and push the button to turn a dull patch of fur or hair into something shimmerific! ● Shimmers deal with all hair types, attach quickly and comb right out– no glue or mess! Shimmers are also recyclable, so you can alter your look at any time. ● Shimmer Stars also consist of fun wear & share style devices: your animal’s tutu ends up being a scrunchie, the collar can be worn as the hair and a bracelet bow can be shared. A headband with & matching ears finishes your look! ● The set consists of a Shimmer Stars family pet, the Shimmer Wand tool, a headband with matching ears, 3 wear & share style accessories, a Glitter Comb and 200 +Shimmers. Pick from a unicorn, panda, feline or canine. ● Age: 4+● MSRP:$19.99 ● Available: Target Picture Credit: NBC 5 News This story utilizes functionality that might not operate in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

Laurie Schacht, Chief Toy Officer, of The Toy Insider gives us a list of the hottest toys of the 2019 holiday season. Each Monday in November, Schacht will introduce us to a new category…

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