Too cold for the kids to play outside? Check out these toys

Posted at 2:31 PM, Dec 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-08 14:31:49-05

Creative Arts & Craft Toys with Marissa DiBartolo, Senior Editor, The Toy Insider

Play-Doh Town Meet and Make Town Center (Hasbro)

  • Mix and mingle with new PLAY-DOH friends at everybody’s favorite gathering place, the Play-Doh Town Meet and Make Town Center playset.
  • With a Bakery, Florist, Mechanic, and their very own little vehicle, kids can take their Play-Doh  figures out for an exciting day on the Town. Little bakers can stamp out crazy Play-Doh  cakes at the bakery before moving onto the Florist to create colorful flowers to decorate Main Street using the florist figure’s tools.
  • After a long day, little ones can head on over to the Town Garage and fill up on gas to prepare for another day of PLAY-DOH Town fun.
    Ages: 3+
  • MSRP: $39.99
  • Available: Amazon, Target, Toys “R” Us, Walmart

Build-A-Bear Workshop Stuffing Station (Spin Master)

  • Now you can bring the fun of the Build-A-Bear Workshop experience home.
  • The Build-A-Bear Workshop Stuffing Station comes complete with everything you need to stuff, dress, and cuddle your very own furry friends. Each Build-A-Bear creation is made with love by you.
  • Ages: 4+
  • MSRP: $29.99
  • Available: Target, Walmart, Toys “R” Us

My Fairy Garden (Play Monster)

  • My Fairy Garden™includes three unique versions for children to choose from or to collect them all.
  • Willow’s Tree Hollow™— A charming, bright fairy home! The set includes the adorable tree hollow with opening doors, bottom tray, Willow the fairy, her friend, and gardening accessories and tools.
  • All sets include potting soil and quick-germinating seeds to get your garden started! Children can add other flowers or plants if they want, too.
  • Ages: 4+
  • MSRP: $29.99
  • Available: Toys “R” Us, Walmart, Amazon, Target

Lil Lockitz Memory Studio (Alex)

  • Lil’ Lockitz supplies kids with beads, sparkles, and charms to design a wearable collage that tells a story. Lil Lockitz can be worn as a necklace, bracelet, or even a key chain.
  • Memory Maker is a super deluxe design studio for creating Lockitz. With 11 covered compartments there’s room to organize and store all of your charms and locket pieces.
  • Choose the locket you want to make, fill it with the perfect colors and pieces, lock it, and with a turn of the knob, the lights and music infuse the locket with your personal story.
  • The set comes with everything kids need to make 10 Lockitz, including Memory Studio with Locket Display (3 pc), 10 Locket Tops, 10 Locket Backs, 4 Necklaces, 3 Bracelets, 3 Keychain Clasps, 40 Charms, 30 Gems, 16 Backgrounds, Tweezers, and a Photo Stencil.
  • Ages: 5+
  • MSRP: $29.99
  • Available at Toys “R” Us

Poppit Pop’n and Display Bakery (Moose)

  • With the Pop 'n' Display Bakery, kids can pop out mini clay creations that they make and decorate, then display their bakery beauties on the store shelves.
  • The set comes with four different colored clays and twelve different Poppit molds, a Poppit popper, Poppit Tool, Dropper, texture stamp as well as a ton of pieces to decorate, plus sprinkles, beads and gems to create some tasty mini magic.
  • Ages: 5+
  • MSRP: $19.99
  • Available: Amazon, Target, Toys “R” Us, Walmart

Crayola Emoji Maker (Crayola)

  • Create your own custom color emoji stampers with the Crayola Emoji Maker.
  • Simply mix, measure, and click.
  • The Emoji Maker comes with everything you need to make 16 custom color markers for creating and sharing your unique emoji messages with friends.
  • Ages: 6+
  • MSRP: $19.99
  • Available: Amazon, Target, Toys “R” Us, Walmart

Fright Factory (Tech 4 Kids)

  • Fright Factory™ allows kids to create frightening 3D creations.
  • Through the use of EwGoo UV curing gel, creepy molds and the Fright Factory™ Creature Creator, kids can create insects, reptiles, bats and more.
  • Simply place your stencil into the chamber, spin the crank and watch as the electricity bolt lights up.
  • Before your eyes your EwGoo turns from ooey gooey gel to a creepy creation.
  • Ages: 6+
  • MSRP: $29.99
  • Available: Amazon, Toys “R” Us