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Item: FA060 
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Tobbles Neo Feature as International Toy Trend for 2013

2013 Major Fun Award, Toys
2012 TIA Toy of the Year Finalist
2011 Dr. Toy 10 Best Creative Products Award
2011 Dr. Toy 100 Best Children's Products Award
Parents’ Choice Recommended Award 2011
Parents Magazine Toy of the Year 2011

The sleek, modern design of Tobbles caught us staring...

We designed them for your kids, though you'll admire Tobbles too! The best playthings look good - and play better. Tobbles is no exception.

Looking gorgeous is one thing. Gratifying to hold in your hands is another. The dual-textured surface of each sphere, the pleasant heft to each weighted piece... It gets better. Just wait until you see Tobbles in motion.

Physics interplays with design perfection. Creativity, experimentation, and innovative play take on a new spin. And do they ever spin! Six uniquely weighted Tobbles pieces to carefully balance, suitably nest, recklessly spin and tower far above your expectations.

For encouraging sensory exploration, hand-eye coordination, fine motor skills, and visual spatial awareness, Tobbles is a dynamic toy with truly endless possibilities.

Stack, topple, spin, balance, wobble, tilt, and wiggle. Little hands delight in the never-ending discovery of Tobbles.

A design-savvy conversation piece, Tobbles accelerates aptitudes for exploration with hours of abstract fun!

Tobbles Stacking Spheres
  • Creativity and innovative play take on a new spin
  • For sensory exploration, fine motor skills, coordination, visual spatial acuity
  • Dynamic play potential - stack, topple, spin, balance, wobble, tilt, wiggle, roll
  • Physics interplays with design perfection - Looks good, plays even better
  • Dual-color & dual-texture of spheres adds to play enjoyment
  • Ideal for busy, curious children & beloved by playful adults
  • Six vibrant, weighted pieces for delightful experimentation
  • A design-savvy, functional conversation piece
  • Includes 6 vibrant, weighted spheres & stacking base
  • Highest quality construction
  • Fully SAFETY tested made with ABS Plastic

    (We have a set of Tobbles at the office that keeps disappearing from one desk and showing up at another. We're not just feeding you a line when we say everyone wants Tobbles for their very own. Speaking of which, they were just here... )

    NOTE: The orange color in the charts above indicate ages that are LESS than the manufacturer suggested age. Please purchase at your discretion if your child is younger than 2 years of age.

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      UPC 182129000663
      Manufacturer SKU FA060-1
      Date Added to Fat Brain Toys 7/1/2011
      Manufactured In Peoples Republic of China
      Manufacturer Recommended Minimum Age 2 years
      Fat Brain Toys Monthly Sales Ranking #39

  • Major Fun Award Review - Tobbles

    We've collected valuable feedback from our customers on how this item is being used by children with special needs in hopes of providing guidance for other special needs caregivers. Click here to view these "Special Perspectives"...

    Identified Special Needs Challenges:
    Developmental Delay, Hearing Impairment, Learning Disabilities, Mental Retardation, Speech & Language Delay, Vision Impairment
    "This item was purchased for my special needs 6 year old daughter to work on stacking and sorting. She has visual impairments - so bright colors are great. She has low tone - so larger object for grasp is better than small objects. Large size bowl to stack each Tobble in allows her to be successful without having to be precise and so it provides motivation to keep going and makes my job as a parent trying to aid her with the toys that she plays with easier. "

    Total Customer Reviews: 281
    Average Customer Rating: 4.59 (site average 4.56)
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    The following "cloud" is a semantic representation of our customers' general impression of Tobbles. The larger the text, the more frequently that term is used to describe it.

    quality loved knock good floor tower loves playing build fun great play interested months stack little plays colors bright think pieces christmas young likes way gift grandson time age granddaughter know make center played like different 18 balls love stacking

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    Posted 3/18/2014 by Terry

    Really stick to our refrigerator without small pieces to fall off. My grandaughter loves them!

    Rating: 5
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    A rating of Tobbles
    Posted 1/22/2014 by Barbara C

    Love to stack this up. We use it in a carpeted room as they like to throw the pieces, too.

    Rating: 5
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    Posted 1/22/2014 by Barbara C

    Love to stack this up. We use it in a carpeted room as they like to throw the pieces, too.

    Rating: 5
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    Great toy!
    Posted 1/14/2014 by D. Geo

    I accidentally bought the original Tobbles instead of the "neo" for my 6 month old but she still plays with them! She loves watching them wobble on the wood floor and the small one is the perfect size for her hand to hold. They are fun to knock down and easy to stack out of order or in the correct order. She does play with them voluntarily, even over a toy with batteries. I would highly recommend them.

    Rating: 5
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    Product review of Tobbles
    Posted 12/27/2013

    my son is only one so he doesn't understand how to stack these quite yet...but he loves to spin them and watch them wobble. he also likes to put them in and out of boxes and watch them roll across the floor. as he gets older, i think he will discover new ways to play with them.

    Rating: 4
    1 of 1 customers found this review helpful.
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    Some alternate spelling variations of this product:
    fao6o, fao60, tobbles, tobles, tobbels, tobels, tabbles, tabels, tabowls, tabols, tabolls, stacking toys, stackers,

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