Award Category: Arts & Crafts

Children love to make and do, this never changes year on year, so our Art & Craft Category is always hotly contended.  This year our awards go to toys you may remember but now with a modern twist…



By: John Adams Leisure

spiralite john adams winner

Age: 5 years+

RRP: £21.99

Spiralite allows you to draw and illuminate amazing spiral designs. Create perfect patterns with neon markers.  Draw, decorate and turn it on to make it glow – with 8 light show settings.

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Available from: Smyths Toys

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What the testers said “I used to love Spirograph as a child so REALLY loved helping my child test this, adding the light show added a new dimension too.”


Original Shrinkles Bumper Box

By: Keycraft Ltd

shrinkles PLAYFUL PUPPY highly commended

Age: 4-11

RRP: £10.00

Shrinkles is a fun craft activity for all the family.  Draw and colour your Shrinkle creation then pop into the oven.  Watch the magic as your creation shrinks to 7 times its size, ideal to make badges, jewellery and other fun items.

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Available from: Hobbycraft

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What the testers said “They enjoyed the colouring and making. Of course, they needed my help with the oven bit but watching through the oven window added to the excitement.”

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