Christmas is fast approaching, and you can now stock up on your presents for the little ones with these discounted Black Friday kids’ toys.
All of the unique kids’ toys listed below are sold on the online platform Down Your High Street. It’s a wonderful website that supports the British high street shops that we all know and love.
Independent, British high street shops have had it hard in recent times, what with Covid causing closures and repeated restrictions. Many have even had to close down, through no fault of their own.
If like us, you have a heart for the small, independent businesses with real, working people behind them, buy your shopping from Down Your High Street.
Only products from independent, brick and mortar (real-life) shops are sold on Down Your High Street. This means that buying on the platform helps them to stay afloat.
Here are some unique, wonderful kids’ toys, so you can stock up now and avoid the long queues that come with Christmas shopping nearer the time. You can also take advantage of the Black Friday deals, as they all come at a discounted price.
Small Noah’s Ark Toy
This Noah’s ark comes with 18 play pieces and makes an ideal Christmas present for a small child.
Price: SAVE £2 . It is now £19, after being reduced from £21.
About the shop: this toy is stocked in a small family-run wooden toy shop in Long Eaton, on the border of Nottingham and Derbyshire. If you buy it on Down Your High Street, you can help support this small family business.
Roma Dotty Tandem Dolls Pram
A pram is that’s perfect for outdoor play, and encourages role-play and imagination.
Price: SAVE £10 . It is now £45, after being reduced from £55.
About the shop: while this can be bought on Down Your High Street, it’s stocked in a shop called Baby Lurve. It’s an adorable, independent baby and nursery store in Market Harborough, Leicestershire.
Sequin Ankylosaurus Toy
A plush sparkly, sequined toy that would make a great Christmas present. It’s a sensory toy that can be played with imaginatively or act as a calming companion. When you flip the sequins over, it even changes colour, from green and white to purple.
Price: SAVE £3 . It is now £9, after being reduced from £12.
About the shop: this toy can be bought on Down Your High Street, and it’s stocked in a Cambridge toy shop in called Lighthouse Toys. They specialise in toys for children with special educational needs. If you buy this toy, you’ll be helping this business to keep running and selling to help young people with special needs.
Playmobil city life bike and skate shop with ramp
A fantastic skateboard themed folding playset with lots of fun accessories.
Price: SAVE £4.99 . It is now £25, after being reduced from £29.99.
About the shop: While it can be bought on Down Your High Street, it’s stocked in Giddy Goat Toys, which is a traditional independent children’s toy shop in Manchester. It’s a family-owned shop, run by a team who are all parents.
Uno Splash Card Game
A UNO card game that kids can play anywhere. These cards are made of clear plastic, so they should last for a long time. They make a perfect present for a child who’s ready to learn this classic game but perhaps are not as careful with card games as they should be.
Price: SAVE £5. It is now £9.99, after being reduced from £14.99.
About the shop: this can be bought on Down Your High Street, and it’s stocked in Whirligig Toys, which is an independent toy shop. They specialise in ‘things to make and do’ and are all about engaging children and getting them thinking.