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Timeless Toys Chicago Announces List of Top Ten Toys for the 2019 Holiday Season

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CHICAGO – October 21, 2019 — Celebrating 25 years of being one of Chicago’s premiere independent toy stores, Timeless Toys is the place to buy all of the best gifts this season for children’s and adult’s wish lists.  Timeless Toys Head Shopkeeper Scott Friedland  and his team of  experienced staff specialize in early childhood education, music and psychology. Toys are teaching tools, for all ages.

“Every day our team members are able to help curate the perfect gift for our customers,” said Friedland. “When parents, grandparents, relatives and friends come into Timeless Toys they receive a first-class experience of finding that special toy for that child or adult on their list. Our pricing is very competitive with online retailers but price isn’t everything; we also have deep knowledge about our products. Each game in our store we have played. Every toy we’ve put together. We offer hands-on, in person experience that you cannot get with the click of a mouse.”

Timeless Toys is excited to announce the launch of our holiday catalog and electronic online store which goes live November 1st.

Santa’s workshop at the North Pole will be busy again this year and Timeless Toys has assembled it’s first annual top 10 toys for the holidays that children of all ages can enjoy.

Ages 0-3
•       Dena Toys
•       Jellycat Playmat
•       Smartmax
•       Kullerbu
•       Poly M
•       Daron Space Rocket
•       Colorforms
•       Timber Tots
•       Yoee Baby
•       Brain Builder Ben

Ages 4-6
•       Junior Inventor
•       Tracerbot
•       Create with Clay Mythical Creatures
•       Axe Throwing
•       Pillowie
•       Playful Chef
•       Brio Smartech
•       Foam Alice
•       Plan Motor Mechanic
•       CandyLab Cars

Age 7+
•       Gravitrax
•       Science of Music
•       Y’art
•       Retro Arcade Games
•       Rock and Roll It
•       Heist
•       Eldrador
•       Botley
•       Circuit Blox
•       Make Your Own Bath Bombs

The “It” toy for Christmas
The Groovy Nee Doh glob — Feeling stressed and on edge? You knead Nee Doh. Pull it! Smush it! Squeeze it! Let this ultimate stress ball help you mellow out and find tranquility and calm mindfulness. Filled with a non-toxic, jelly-like compound, Nee Doh is strong and durable, always returning to its original shape. This groovy glob is a great fidget toy and appropriate for people with ADHD, autism and anxiety.   The toy is for ages 3+.

Retro toys from the 1980’s and 1990’s are also popular this year from the International Toy and Game Fair in New York.

Top 2019 retro toys include:
•       Speak and Spell
•       Handheld electronic games including Pass Football – arcade game of Tetris, Pac-Man, Galaga and Oregon Trail Version
•       Rock-em-Sock-em Robots
•       Tonka Metal Trucks
•       Pretty Pretty Princess
•       Strawberry Shortcake

Upcoming Events
•       National Neighborhood Toy Store Day is Saturday November 9.  A raffle prize valued at $200 will be available on Facebook:
•       VIP Customer Holiday Preview and Influencer Night is Tuesday, November 12 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.  Representatives from local Chicago Toy companies will be on site.
•       Small Business Saturday, November 30.  The first 50 customers who purchase a gift valued at $50 or more at the store will receive a $25 Timeless Toys Gift Card.  Doors open at 10:00 a.m.  Other promotions include 20% off all books, scooters, stuffed animals, dress up and science.

About Timeless Toys
Timeless Toys Ltd. is an independent toy store in Chicago’s Lincoln Square neighborhood providing educational and wooden toys, games, and classic fun for children and their families. Timeless Toys Ltd. was established in 1993 by former shopkeepers Harry and Martha Burrows. Living and working in the heart of Lincoln Square, this Chicago couple wanted a toy store that would be an urban oasis for children and their families. Today, current shopkeeper Scott Friedland keeps this vision alive with his passion for toys and child development.

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