Slow Toy Awards unveils shortlist

Published on: 16th July 2013

The team behind the Slow Toy Awards has unveiled this year’s shortlist.SlowToy2013-300

The shortlisted toys include:

  • My World My Body Jigsaw Puzzle, Gibsons Games
  • The Animal Sorting Cube, John Crane
  • Around the World Train Set, Bigjigs Toys
  • Blossom Cottage, Bigjigs Toys
  • Wonderworld Trix Tracks Spin and Swirl, DKL Marketing
  • My First Play World Fire Brigade, Haba
  • Activity Cube, East Coast Nursery
  • Moover Dolls Pram, Hippychick
  • Twig, Fat Brain Toys
  • Sort n Shake, Fiesta Crafts
  • Box Kart, Kiddimoto
  • My First Ball Track, Haba
  • Tiny Trike, Galt Toys
  • MultiModels 15 Model Set, Meccano

Thierry Bourret commented: “I am delighted with the 14 shortlisted toys, the judges have truly captured the essence of what these awards are all about and there is a great variety. I have a couple of favourites, but I think on the whole, deciding the final Slow Seven will be difficult. I am very excited to see what the outcome will be. Having the support of Harrods this year has given the awards a great boost and I hope it allows the Slow Toy message to travel even further.”

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