Top 10 New Toys for 2011

The Best Of The Best

Walking the Toy Fair aisles is every bit as tiring as a mega holiday shopping spree. But we trudged through booth after booth in New York and Toronto, and with about 7,000 brand new items debuting in 2011, we’ve seen so many toys it feels like December is just around the corner.

Here’s a few that caught our attention...a small taste of what you’ll see on toys shelves this year.

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Former Toy Editor for Today’s Parent Magazine (1998-2009) and past Chair of the Ratings and Awards Committee for the Canadian Toy Testing Council, Marcia MacQuarrie also shares her 25 years of expertise with parents looking for the most enriching and fun toys they can find. With over 2,500 toys profiled, users can search for specific toys or generate a list of gift ideas to suit a child’s age and interests – and the purchaser’s budget.