Gifts for Kids - Classic Toys and The Latest Must Haves
Which toys and games will be top of the Christmas lists this year? And which of them will be a nightmare to track down? Why not save yourself the annual punch-up in a toy shop and have handpicked toys and games delivered right to your door. From gravity defying games to classic wooden cars, we've got you covered.
Stamp out injustice and put a genetically enhanced spring in your step with these wonderfully whimsical superhero socks.
Up, up… and a knee! Don a pair of Superhero Caped Socks and you’ll be fighting crime one leg at a time.
Oh sure, we’d all like the full superhero co...£9.99
BubbleLick edible bubbles are the amazing floaty orbs you can lick right out of the air. Just mix in your favourite alcoholic or non-alcoholic drink, and blow…
Bubbles are awesome. Like a rainbow, or a dog with three legs, they’re guaranteed to make you stop and stare in slack-jawed wonder. ‘Bubbles!’ someone will gasp...£11.99
With flashing lights and impressive sound effects, the Star Wars Lightsaber Toothbrush will have kids of all sizes queuing for the sink.
Whether you’re a sprout-coloured Jedi master or heavy-breathing Sith Lord, nothing takes the fight to the forces of ...From £4.99
Unicorn Snot glitter gel gives your party outfit a sparkly noseblessing from nature’s most enigmatic beast.
They say it’s good luck if a passing bird poops on you. Well if that’s true, Unicorn Snot is the gleaming jackpot of all lucky charms. Freshly gafflumped from the nose holes of this majestic rhinocerhorse, the re...From £8.99
A long bathtime ago… celebrate the galaxy’s greatest sci-fi saga with the brilliantly bonkers Pond Wars Ducks.
Never underestimate the duck side of the Force - especially with Pond Wars Ducks bobbing round your nethers. A brilliantly bonkers mashup of sci-fi geekery and bathtime fun, these light-up ducks co...£6.99
The Areaware Gradient Puzzle is a seriously hard jigsaw that makes a seriously fine work of art once finished.
If you’re the kind of person that gets a migraine looking at a Battenberg turn away now. Because the Gradient Puzzle is likely to give even the most eagle-eyed jigsaw fanatic a bit of a squint.
The R2-D2 Desktop Vacuum Cleaner adds yet another skill to the little astromech’s CV – hovering up dust and crumbs around your workstation.
The Force is strong with this one. Sorry! Couldn’t resist. But if your workstation is dustier than a Tatooine picnic, this R2-D2 Desktop Vacuum Cleaner is the droid you’re looking for.<... £12.99
Have you been having a bit too much fun with your Nano Quad RC Drone? Well quadcopters are made for flying and pushing the limits. So if you're worried that it might be crash and tumble during your next mission stock up on extra sets of blades....£3.99
The Game Box Lunchbox is a tasty tribute to retro gaming and the coolest lunchbox this side of the playground.
Power up your midday munch-break with a retro Game Box Lunchbox. Inspired by the iconic (and unputdownable) gizmo from the 1980s, this BPA-free holdall has five separate compartments.£9.99
Show off your creative side with the Build-On Brick Mug; compatible with LEGO, PixelBlocks, Mega Bloks, KRE-O and K'NEX Bricks™
We live in a world of multipurpose products – GPS watches, internet phones, smart fridges. Why should the humble mug be any different?
It shouldn’t. So while we track down a mug that’ll...£17.99
Write all the notes, lists, minutes, reminders and doodles you need without wasting paper with the new electronic, erasable Boogie Board Jot 8.5" Tablet.
We all love to doodle. Leave a notepad anywhere and you can be sure it’ll end up jotted on – from shopping lists, memos and phone numbers; to maps, diagrams and meaningless squ...From £9.99
The Star Wars Death Star Mood Lamp is a great bit of geeky home décor for when the lights go out. ‘That’s no moon…’
If you still get the heebie-jeebies in the dark, choose a nightlight with the power to destroy an entire planet*. The Star Wars Death Star Mood Light sits atop a clear plastic base, giving the impression it’s hover...£11.99
UGEARS Mechanical Safe Construction Kit is the gorgeous premium grade plywood puzzle for amateur builders and wannabe safecrackers alike.
We’d never considered building our own safe. Who does? But then UGEARS Mechanical Safe Construction Kit came along with its impossibly handsome plywood detailing and exposed mechanis...£46.99
Haynes Retro Arcade Game Kit has everything you need to build your own Pong machine. Not that kind.
Handheld games used to be all the rage. Actually, go back further. Arcade games used to be all the rage, then handhelds, then smartphones came along and hoovered up the market. Cue dead-Pac-Man wob-wob-wobs.
CLiNG Rings are fresh from Japan and exclusive to the Fowndry. Scoop them up in your mighty talons while you can.
Tiger! Polar Bear! Chipmunk! Leopard! Panda! Summon the awesome power of the animal kingdom and wow your fashionista friends with CLiNG Rings.
Ok, so they don't actually bestow magical abilities, but...£14.99
Make delicious fresh ice cream literally anywhere and in just 3 minutes, with the ingenious Shake 'n' Make Ice Cream Maker - no batteries required
Ice cream has come on leaps and bounds since Gino Ginelli's Tutti Frutti first laid down the gauntlet. Now Ben and Jerry's are on the scene it seems we're go...£14.99
Mini Camera Drone is one of the smallest drones with a camera we’ve found. Time for a close up…
Ever wanted to be a fly on the wall? Well now you can be. Thanks to the Mini Camera Drone you can happily buzz around the room, capturing snaps and even video as you go.
Ok, so landing on a wall might be tricky, but with a 4-ch...£39.99
The 8-Bit Portable LCD Games Console is a button-bashing blast from the past, packed with over 100 classic computer games.
So you were rubbish on the monkey bars. So you couldn’t kick a ball for toffee. In the glory days of 8-bit gaming it didn’t matter – if you had a portable gaming device you were playground royalty...£14.99
Leave up to 32GB of your important files in the capable hands of the poseable, build-it-yourself Kung Fu Master USB Drive.
The problem with most USB drives is that they don’t have slightest thing to do with ancient feudal Japan. Or at least that’s what we’ve found.
Thankfully, the Kung Fu Master USB Drive is ...From £9.99
The Peg Board comes with 350 letters, numbers and symbols in classic yellow and white to create your own sign.
Hand assembled, often mi55pelled, the peg-letter message board was once the staple signage choice everywhere from greasy spoons to hotel function rooms. And now they’re back. Well, sort of.
The Peg Board is your ...£11.99
Immerse Plus Virtual Reality Headset uses the tech in your iPhone or Android smartphone to immerse you in a 3D world that’ll make your head spin.
Can’t get your hands on an Oculus Rift? Embarrassed about strapping a Google Cardboard cereal box to your head? Immerse Plus Virtual Reality Headset brings you the best of both.
The Nano Hex RC Drone has six blades for super stable flight and lightning fast manoeuvres. Quadcopters? Pfft.
Two heads are better than one, we always say. Just like six blades are better than four. Only that’s not as snappy.
What is snappy though is the Nano Hex RC Drone – thanks to its six-axis gyro this remote control...£34.99
If you feel like the walking dead first thing in a morning, don this comfy pair of plush Zombie Slippers.
Ever woken up feeling a bit ‘GRRR… ARRG…’? You’re not alone. But the next time you start the day with one eye closed, pop on a pair of Zombie Slippers.
A great way to show the world just where you’re at, as ...£21.99
Keep on rockin’ in the free period with Guitar Case Lunchbox, the handy sandwich tin for any travelling star.
Rock up to the picnic tables like a pint-sized El Mariachi with the Guitar Case Lunchbox. Not just any portable snack container, this miniature tin guitar case is made to weather the hard knocks of life on the ...£14.99
The Colour Changing Subbuteo Light brings all the magic of the 1980s game to your thoroughly modern desk – with a technicolour lightshow to boot.
Scholars differ over what is truly the champion game of all. But if you were born in the ‘80s the answer is Subbuteo (oh-oh-oh-oh). Sadly relegated to the back of the cupboard these da...£19.99
Give your room a nostalgic glow with the Pac-Man Ghost Lamp. Anyone for a cherry?
Wokka wokka wokka wokka wokkka... I ain’t afraid of no ghosts and that includes this brilliant tribute to the golden age of video arcades, Independent Burger Bars (Vers. 1.0) and the Raleigh Grifter. The colour-changing PacMan Gho...£29.99
Unicorn Snot Lip Gloss gives your party outfit a sparkly noseblessing from nature’s most enigmatic beast.
They say it’s good luck if a passing bird poops on you. Well if that’s true, Unicorn Snot is the gleaming jackpot of all lucky charms. Freshly gafflumped from the nose holes of this majestic rhinocerhorse, the rema...From £4.99
FLECTR Wheel Reflectors are the brilliantly simple bike spoke reflectors that outclass regular cycle reflectors at every turn.
So simple, lightweight and elegant, it’s difficult to imagine how FLECTR Wheel Reflectors are a new thing. Raising a bemused eyebrow at the overdesigned monstrosity of most plastic reflectors, ...£17.99
The Gigantic Pepperoni Pizza Blanket is the tasty way to lounge about in the garden, at the beach, or tucked up on the sofa. Pass the dipping sauce…
When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza-pie, that’s-a bedtime (dee-dee-diddly dee). And what better way to snuggle down than wrapped in 60 inches of Gigantic Pepperoni Pizza B...£24.99
The Star Wars Portable Bluetooth Speaker is an officially-licensed, premium-quality movie replica – that just happens to have a wireless subwoofer built in.
Any Ewok can knock out a tune on a Stormtrooper helmet. But now, thanks to a little industrial light and music, you can do a whole lot more. The Star Wars Portable B...£149.99
The Gigantic Doughnut Beach Blanket is a 1.5m circle of pure, cartoony fun. We’re going to need a bigger cup of coffee.
Mmm… Gigantic Doughnut Beach Blanket… Oh, hey there. Sorry. We were just eyeing up this humungous, circular, pink-frosted, sprinkle-covered beach towel. Got a bit carried away. It’s a good thing it’s absorbent....£24.99
Monster Attack! Walking Erasers may not be massive enough to attack Tokyo, but they’ll make short work of your pencil doodles.
Turn back the clock to a golden age of Saturday matinee movies. Rubbery monsters! Cardboard cities! Mild peril! Monster Attack! Walking Erasers bring it all flooding back. Well… walking, really...From £6.99
The R2-D2 4-Port USB Hub charges your gadgets and stores data to USB sticks, all to the sound of Artoo’s chirpy beeps and whistles.
You may not be racing to the swamps of Dagobah, but surfing the interwebs can be quite the adventure. Thankfully with the R2-D2 4-Port USB Hub you’ve the perfect companion.
Little Sun Solar Lamp is the brainchild of artist Olafur Eliasson, designed to bring green, affordable light to the world’s 1.1 billion poorest people.
Visitors to the Tate Modern on London’s glittering bankside may remember ‘the Weather Project’, which turned the vast turbine hall into a misty dreamscape dominated by ...£21.99
Animal Mini Bluetooth Speakers are the portable, affordable and goddamned adorable speakers for taking your music and mobile calls on the move.
Answer the call of nature with Animal Mini Bluetooth speakers. Not only does each diabetes-inducingly cute portable speaker give you a commendable two Watts of woof on the move...£12.99
Table Tennis Notebooks are a delightfully daft way to play impromptu office table tennis between (or even during) dull meetings.
As some misguided mayors will tell you, Table Tennis was born in the after-dinner libraries of aristocratic, 19th Century England and went by the name ‘Wiff-Waff’. Which is appropriate, given...£11.99
Super Mario Bros. Question Block Light is straight out of Nintendo’s original, 8-bit world. Just don’t punch it.
If you were there for the original Super Mario Bros. or just have an eye for retro games, Super Mario Bros. Question Block Light is the desk ornament for you.
Straight out of the classic 1987 game, Nintendo’s d...£24.99
Moving Tails are the playful remote-controlled way to show off your inner animal, and how it’s feeling.
How do you see yourself? A crafty fox? A slinky cat? A wolf in sheep’s clothing? Whatever the occasion, with Moving Tails you can wear it right out in the open.
Funded by Kickstarter, the boffins behind Moving...From £79.99