By Trace Ferguson
We are halfway through 2017, and some toys are taking the industry by storm. As a parent, it is not always easy to keep up with the latest toy trends. But, it sure helps being in-the-know when birthdays or special occasions roll around. Here are 10 toys under $60 that you can reference when you need some gift inspiration!
Hatchimals are interactive eggs that have a fun surprise animal inside. Your child will have to interact with the Hatchimal until it hatches, and then your little one can raise the Hatchimal through three stages.
Star Wars Interactech Imperial Stormtrooper Action Figure
This figure has over 65 sound effects and phrases in addition to cool light effects. This toy is great for any Star Wars lover!
FurReal Friends Torch My Blazin’ Dragon
This dragon responds to touch and interaction, and it can also breathe flame-colored mist! Your child will love caring for a baby dragon.
Num Noms Lip Gloss Truck Craft Kit
With this DIY toy, kids can make and customize lip gloss and put it in the Nom cup like soft-serve ice cream!
Playskool Sesame Street Play All Day Elmo
Elmo has eight games to play and over 150+ responses that will keep your kiddo entertained!
It would be wrong of me not to include these on the toy list, considering how they have taken over the toy industry. I am sure most of our kids have one already, but in case they do not, this toy provides entertainment for all ages.
LEGO Scooby Doo Mystery Machine
Your kid can help Scooby and the gang build the Mystery Machine and stop danger in its tracks with this spooktacular LEGO set!
Little Live Pets Clever Keet
This toy parakeet can learn your child’s name and some funny phrases. All the perks of having a real parakeet with none of the responsibility.
My Little Pony Explore Equestria Crystal Empire Castle
This glamorous castle lights up and has 16 fun accessories. Any My Little Pony lover will enjoy this toy!
Pokemon Z-Ring Interactive Set
The Pokemon Z-Ring complements the latest Pokemon series for Nintendo 3DS Family Systems. The Z-Ring can interact and synchronize with the games!
*Prices as of posting