This bear, rhino and crocodile stacking toy is not only fun but it’s a great developmental toy. Children can stack the blocks on one of three wooden rods in any order; do it like a puzzle, or mix up the animals. When it’s all done, pull the Zoolino stacking toy around and have your own zoo parade. Awards: Creative Child Magazine Toy of the Year 2010
Made in Germany of high-quality wood and non-toxic paint in brilliant colors, the Miro clutching toy and teether has an interesting shape and set-in rattle. Large, smooth bumps on the circular panels offer texture to engage the fingers and soothe sore gums. ― When asked about her best-selling infant and toddler items in March 2010, Martha Bimblich, owner of Twinkles of Bay Harbor in Bay Harbor Island, Fla., told TDmonthly, “Haba is a great seller for us.” Bimblich said she sells 25 to 30 pieces per month. ― Three of 39 storeowners said in spring 2010 that Haba is a consistent top seller in their stores.
This German-made clutching toy by HABA manipulates easily in an infant's hands. The variations created with the easy movement of the different sections allows for easy beginning hand-eye coordination. It is made from beechwood and colored in a nontoxic, water-based stain. Launch date: March 2010.
These Spielstabil German-made Ocean Sand Molds are perfect for the beach or sand box. The Ocean Sand Molds are brightly colored in different ocean shapes. HABA USA National Accounts Manager Janet Walker told TDmonthly, "This item's construction will make it last for years to come!" Launch date: March 2010.
Durable, bright colored and safe for young children, the Coffee and Tea Service from the Spielstabil line offers kids a realistic tea party with a full host of serving ware. The tray, plates, cups and pitcher are all dishwasher and microwave safe, whether little ones want to have a pretend or real tea party. — Kristen Pollard, owner of Mud Puddle Toys in Marblehead, Mass., told TDmonthly in spring 2010 that Haba's tea sets sell best in her bath department. — Two of 39 retailers said in March 2010 that Haba is their best supplier of bath toys.
This little beetle has wings that fold up around her so she can hide. The bright red, yellow, orange and green rustling foil rattle measures 6" tall and is made of foam covered with a cotton-poly blend. — In a June 2010 TDmonthlysurvey, five percent of 40 specialty retailers named HABA rattles as top-selling baby toys.
Baby will discover a whole world of wonder with Haba’s Discoverers’ Meadow Fabric Ball. A squeaking bird, rustling shamrock and other sensory delights are scattered around the colorful velour ball. — GreatDad Tom Green liked the movable bird, snail and flower and felt that the ball was “a nice size for a baby to hold.” — Michele Zipp of The Stir said she and her infant son love squeezing the “crinkly and ringing little critters.” Her son always “gets excited when it gets in his little hands.”
This memory game for 2-4 players comes with 20 wooden pieces illustrated with images of favorite childhood toys, including dolls, blocks and teddy bears. Players lay the blocks out, then turn them over and try to match picture pairs by memory.
These building blocks move into action with wheels and ball tracks. The 26-piece Basic Vehicle Pack includes blocks, clutches and clamps, and is designed to teach motor skills and basic physics principles. An instruction booklet is included.
Zippy scooters are speeding round the corner. Who is as fast as the cars and can be the first to place their tiles of Domino Zippy Scooters? This fun car placing game for 2-4 children includes variation for a solo player. Includes 21 big wooden pieces that are perfect for small hands and the easy-to-learn rules are just right for beginners. Awards: Dr. Toy 100 Best Children's Products - 2010
Yahtzee meets Tetris in this ancient-Egypt–themed game. Players take turns rolling five dice, up to three times a turn, as they try to win pieces by matching symbols on the dice to those on the treasure tiles. The tiles, which come in different configurations, are used to fill in the blank spaces on their playing cards. For 2 to 4 players. Awards: 2010 Disney FamilyFun Toy of the Year; Parents’ Choice Gold Award, Fall 2010 Games.
The Giant Puzzle Pony Stud is a puzzle made of sturdy cardboard. Once the puzzle is built, children can use it as a scene for the two horse figures and one girl figure included with the set. It also comes with a "Look Closely" story that has the child look for certain items in the scene. Awards: Parents’ Choice Silver Honor, Fall 2010 Puzzles.
Corner to Corner is a set of beautifully colored tiles with varied building possibilities. The set includes several designs, such as a sailboat and a house, for children to recreate. Though the set includes a small number of blocks for its price, it is high quality and can be used to create complicated three-dimension cubes and pyramids. The tiles can be arranged in a flat pattern or upright, thus generating new results each time. Awards: Parents’ Choice Approved Award, Fall 2010 Games.
With Terra Kids from Haba, children are perfectly equipped for adventurous rambling nature tours. Terra Kids are bubbling over with ideas and love to get to the bottom of things and conduct their own experiments. Knack of Knots - the knots contained in this kit can be a little tricky! The box contains everything little fidgets need to understand complicated knots or to be able to tie them perfectly. Includes information cards, screw links, rope and instruction booklet. Stores in a screw topped box with aluminium snap link.
The little aircraft takes you on a swinging sweeping plane ride through the room. The height of the aircraft swing is adjustable. The seat can be adapted to the child's size with the adjustable straps allowing even very small flyers safe and comfortable rides. Load 30 kg/66 lbs. Material: washable polyester.
The fox and little sheep meet with all the other animal kids to play together. Four animal kids always meet on a picture card. With a bit of luck you are the quickest and the first to find the animals of your picture card thus winning the game. An assigning game with animals for 1-6 children age 2+. Includes variation for older players. Contents: 24 wooden pieces, 6 cardboard picture cards.