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Is “Created by….” Coming to a Toy Store Near You?

EDITOR’S COMMENT: Credit where it’s due By Billy Langsworthy Reposted from: /www.toynews-online.biz/opinion/read/editor-s-comment-credit-where-it-s-due/045990 February 4th 2016 at 12:30PM UPDATED February 5th 2016 at 12:14PM Billy Langsworthy takes a look at why toy and game inventors don’t get the same limelight as more »

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Lego Iowa

Lego Iowa – Tracking the Iowa caucus results, brick by brick As of 8:49 p.m. CT   After a year of campaigning, it’s finally time for the first votes to be cast in the 2016 primary season. And that means more »

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Periodic Table Battleship

Mom Puts an Educational Twist on “Battleship” to Help Kids Learn the Periodic Table By Sara Barnes January 18, 2016 Source: http://www.mymodernmet.com/profiles/blogs/periodic-table-battleship?context=tag-design Board games and the Periodic Table seem like unlikely partners in learning, but as writer and mom Karyn more »

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Fashions that are far, far away from the norm

The Force is strong at London’s menswear shows By Noelle Sciacca Source: mashable.com A model poses during the Belstaff presentation. Image: Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images Men’s fashion is proving that it’s a force to be reckoned with.The men’s fall 2016 more »

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Sabers Up!

By Cora Frazier Source: The New Yorker, Fitness Dept. January 11, 2016 Issue   http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/01/11/sabers-up?mbid=social_twitter At New York Sports Clubs’ Chelsea branch one recent Tuesday, employees were rushing to remove toy lightsabers from their plastic packaging. Amira Lamb, an exercise more »

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Funkify Your LEGOS…with YOUR Face

3D Print Your Face Onto LEGO Mini Figures January 4, 2016 –Andrew LaSane Reposted from: mentalfloss.com Filed under: LEGO, technology, toys  http://mentalfloss.com/article/73186/3d-print-your-face-lego-minifigures Image credit: Funky3DFaces on Facebook From original characters to pieces modeled after existing properties, LEGO mini figures have more »

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The Building Blocks of a Good Breakfast

Good Morning…and good new year! Start your day off right with this Lego Cheerios-dispensing machine. Who Wouldn’t Want a Lego Cheerios Machine to Make Your Breakfast? By: James Whitbrook   January 4, 2016 Reposted from: Leg Godt   Getting up in more »

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Happy Playful New Year!

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Santa’s hittin’ the bricks!

Merry Christmas to All! Reposted from: http://nanobrick.sg/product/merry-christmas-santa-claus-reindeer-postcard-vertical/   +50

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He sees you when you’re sleeping…

…so you’d better be wearin’ holiday kitty couture. Faux fur, on fur. +50

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Go, go, head for Tokyo…mall, that is.

Classic: No Christmas Tree Will Live Up to the Godzilla in a Tokyo Mall Source: http://failblog.cheezburger.com/wins/share/8393390336 +50

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Frosted Forest Cake

A Feast for Forest Friends Help local wildlife through the lean winter months with this cool cake made just for them. Sculpt snow as shown, then decorate it with veggies, berries, corn, and seeds. Stop by often to look for more »

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