Robots and classic toys updated for the digital age dominate the winners’ list.
The MadeForMums Toy awards celebrate the best children’s toys at every age and stage from newborn to preteens – with 36 winners in all.
The Toy Awards are decided by a combination of the child judges’ scores based on each toy’s play potential, combined with the verdicts of judges from the MadeForMums editorial team and influencer judges, including: comedians and authors Scummy Mummies, parenting blogger Guilty Mother, and parent-led campaign group Let Toys Be Toys.
Winners include the following:
Best Toy Vehicle: Wilton Bradley Monster Smash-Ups
Best Toy For Pretend Play: LeapFrog Scoop & Learn Ice Cream Van
Best Toy For Role-play: Wilton Bradley Mi-Mic
Best Toy For Active Play: BladezToyz Peppa Pig Inflatable Muddy Puddle Playmat
Best Toddler Toy: Vtech Chase Me Casey
Best Tech Toy: Tomy Lightseekers
Best Soft Toy: Posh Paws International Winnie the Pooh Snuggletime
Best Scooter: Ozbozz Light Burst Scooter
Best Robot Toy: Anki Cozmo
Best Ride-on: Little Tikes Princess Horse & Carriage
Best Playset: Vtech Toot-Toot Drivers Fire Station
Best Construction Toy: K’nex Thrill Rides Web Weaver Rollercoaster
Best Bath Toy: Tomy Spin & Splash Jelly Fish
Best Baby Toy (6-12 months): Fisher-Price Zoom n Crawl Monster
Best Art/Craft Toy: Little Brian Paint Sticks
Editor’s Choice: Wow! Stuff Remote Controlled Flying Minions
Editor’s Choice: Fisher-Price Teach n Tag Movi
Editor’s Choice: Clementoni Evolution Robot
Editor’s Choice: Ravensburger American Flag Sneaker 3D Puzzle
See the full list of winners, Editor’s Choices, and runners-up here.