19 retro playthings that made us feel like arty geniuses

Posted in Toys.

In the olden days, we spent much less time in front of screens, and a lot more time making (often quite disappointing) use of art and craft materials.

We’re kind of sad that kids these days may never know the pleasure of melting glass beads to boiling point or doodling all our mum’s shirts with puffy paint masterpieces. Okay, maybe we’re not sad at all, actually!

Here are just some of our favourite nostalgic creative toys


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