- Some moments in lifeare precious and simply can’t be replaced.The presence of Grandmas and their affection is one of them.A new venture is now bringing them into our lives in an entirely new and imaginative form. Grandmas2Share has launched a collection of dolls that represent one’s grandma, with the same cute smile and affectionate looks.No child should be deprived of the unconditional love of a grandma and Grandmas2Share aims to ensure that with its new collection of grandma dolls. The dolls are soft plush and come with accessories such as a unique story book and a purse to keep pictures. Grandmas can record their own voice and send a special message to their grandchild so they can feel the nurturing love that they feel when they are together.
The dolls make for an ideal gift for children of all ages. The toys also serve to inculcate pride and self-esteem that comes from knowing one’s family history.
“Today’s children are engrossed in technology. Grandmas2Share was created to spark conversation in our families so children can learn about their culture, heritage, and how to keep their family traditions alive!
The rest of the world needed to feel what my children were feeling and what I felt as a child, being fortunate enough to know both of my grandmothers. Now, ALL children can know them too!” says Marguerite Spagnuolo, Founder & CEO of Grandmas2Share, Inc.
Grandmas2Share dolls are a creative and fun way to nurture and reassure kids whenever needed. The products can be bought from the official online shop of Grandmas2Share.
Our plush, talking Grandma dolls, stitched with love and care, remind our little ones of all the tender moments they share with their grandmothers. These unique dolls come with their own storybooks and a purse in which to keep pictures of a favorite grandchild. Your child will love curling up with you and Grandma so you can SHARE stories and learn more about their heritage! For more information, please visit: www.grandmas2share.com
MGA Entertainment (MGAE), one of the world’s leading privately held toy and family entertainment companies, will launch the world’s first-ever unboxing video booth and celebrate the official release of L.O.L. Surprise! Big Surprise on September 29 in Hollywood, Calif. Toy unboxing is an internet phenomenon with L.O.L. Surprise!, providing the ultimate IRL unboxing experience and garnering more than 200 million views across digital platforms. L.O.L. Surprise! has topped sales charts since its debut in fall of 2016. Now with its new video booths, MGAE will give fans the opportunity to create their very own custom videos in Toronto, Ontario; London, England; and cities across the U.S.
The L.O.L. Surprise! fun doesn’t stop there; MGAE will take unboxing to new heights with the official release of the highly anticipated L.O.L. Surprise! Big Surprise. L.O.L. Surprise! Big Surprise offers the ultimate unboxing experience with 50 surprises inside a super-size sparkly package (Age: 6+, MSRP: $69.99). L.O.L. Surprise! Big Surprise was selected as one of the top toys of the holiday season and featured on the Toys“R”Us 2017 Holiday Hot Toy list and Target’s 2017 Top Toys list.
During the L.O.L. Surprise! celebration, MGAE will be joined by top influencers in the country including DCToys Sandaroo Kids and CookieSwirlC for a live unboxing event taking place at Hollywood & Highland on September 29, 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. The first 50 guests (one per family) will receive a free L.O.L. Surprise! Big Surprise, and the fun-filled day will include many other surprises. “We are excited that L.O.L. Surprise! has maintained its reign as the #1 collectible doll in the country and is a hit in international markets,” said Isaac Larian, CEO of MGA Entertainment. “Our goal is to continue to innovate, surprising fans with new features and L.O.L. Surprise! experiences.”
The L.O.L. Surprise! unboxing video booth allows fans to create a unique video up to five minutes long. To start the awesomeness, fans purchase an L.O.L. Surprise! Series 2 doll through a claw-enabled vending machine, and then step inside the booth to make their video. Once complete, fans can share the video with the world and possibly become the next viral sensation.
Each vending machine will also include one L.O.L. Surprise! Glitter Series ball (Age: 6+, MSRP: $9.99) which includes a Series 1 doll encrusted in glitter from head to toe! The new L.O.L. Surprise! Glitter Series includes Queen Bee and other fan favorites in all-new outfits. The L.O.L. Surprise! Glitter Series will be available at major retailers starting October 1. Special L.O.L. Surprise! events will be held in Los Angeles, Calif.; New York, NY; Toronto, Ontario; and
MGA Entertainment will also launch “Unboxed” on September 29, a new digital content series that gives fans a behind the scenes look at its most popular brands. The first episode will feature L.O.L. Surprise!, the brand that has taken unboxing to the next level. If you’re looking to add an element of fun and surprise to your day while you’re on the go, you can play the L.O.L. Surprise! Ball Pop game from your mobile device. The new app is available now in the app store for iOs devices at iTunes and Google Play. Players can aim for, pop, unbox and collect L.O.L. Surprise! characters.
Diamonds are everyone’s best friend, and fans will have an opportunity to win a 1-carat L.O.L. diamond charm by entering the L.O.L. Surprise! Big Surprise Sweepstakes also launching on September 29. For rules and details, please visit www.LOLSurprise.com/bigsurprise beginning September 29. Sweepstakes Rules Enter for your chance to win 1 of 50 surprises, including a 1-carat diamond charm! Find LOL Surprise! Big Surprise Sweepstakes scratch-off cards in specially marked L.O.L. Surprise! Big Surprise toys. Scratch to reveal your entry code. Other prizes include the entire collection of LOL Surprise! Glitter Series, L.O.L. Surprise! Series 2 Dolls, L.O.L. Surprise! Lil Sisters and L.O.L. Surprise! Fizz Factory.
Many will enter. Few will win. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Void where prohibited. Open only to legal residents of the 50 US or D.C. who are 13 or older. Sweepstakes runs from 9/29/17 at 12:00:01 AM PT to 1/31/18 at 11:59:59 PM PT. Odds of winning: 1:5,356. All properly claimed Prizes will be awarded. Restrictions apply. For full Official Rules, odds and prize details, go to www.LOLSurprise.com/bigsurprise beginning September 29.
Some other cute toys I would love to recommend for kids as the holiday gifts.
Project Mc2 Perfume Maker – NEW, Available Now
Ages: 6+, MSRP: $29.99
Project Mc2’s culinary chemist Adrienne Attoms’ next mission is to use her cosmetic chemistry skills to formulate the perfect fragrance for saving the world! Combine scents and/or fragrant household items such as vanilla or flower petals, to create the perfect perfume!
•Pump the ingredients through the tubes and watch as the newly blended scent drips down and collects in the beaker. Then, pour into the test tube – shaped spritzers to take them on the go. Experiment again and again using different combinations.
•Includes perfume station with pump and tubes, beaker, 3perfume spritzers, 2 scents, 2 pipettes and instructional booklet.
•Household items not included.
Little Tikes Light ‘n Go 3 – in – 1 Sports Zone – NEW, Available Now
Age: 12 – 36 months; $54.99
Triple the play with the 3 – in – 1 Sports Zone! Dunk, kick and score with baby’s 3 favorite sports: basketball, soccer and bowling! Toddlers will enjoy playing basketball with an adjustable height hoop, soccer to build gross motor skills and bowling to teach them shapes, colors and cause and effect. Includes 3 balls. The backboard lights up and features over 75 songs, sounds and phrases that activate when shots are made. Best of all, it folds up compactly for easy storage.
Little Tikes Princess Horse & Carriage – Available Now
Ages 18 Months – 5 Years, MSRP $129.99
Little girls will beam behind the reins of this magical Little Tikes Princess Horse & Carriage ride – on! Parents can push their child with the built – in handle and feel comfortable that their little one’s feet will not drag with the removable floorboard in place. The horse and carriage riding toy encourages active play, imagination and development of motor skills.
About MGA Entertainment
MGA Entertainment, a consumer entertainment products company headquartered in Van Nuys, California, manufactures innovative lines of proprietary and licensed products including toys and games, dolls, consumer electronics, home décor, stationery and sporting goods. The MGA family includes award- winning brands such as Little Tikes®, LalaloopsyTM, Project Mc2 TM, Bratz®, Num NomsTM, L.O.L.
Surprise!TM, and Zapf Creation®. Visit at www.mgae.com.