Saturday Night Nostalgia: 16 childhood toys and games

It seems like every decade a toy is created that launches a buying craze, but when we were children, it felt like there we so many to choose from…and some have stood the test of time! So without further adieu, here are some of the best toy fads from your childhood. We bet you have at least one of these still stored away in your closet!

1. Play-doh

play-doh

2. Hula hoops

hula hoop

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3. Slinky

slinky

4. Mr. Potato head

Mr. Potato head

5. Barbie

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barbie

6. Chatty Cathy

Chatty Cathy

7. Betsy Wetsy

betsy

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8. Easy bake ovens

easy bake ovens

9. Pick up sticks

pick up sticks

10. Tiny tear dolls

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tiny tear dolls

11. Magic etch a sketch

Magic etch a sketch

12. View master

view master

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13.  Metal jacks

metal jacks

14. Push spin top

Push spin top

15. Paper dolls

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paper dolls

 

16. Sea-monkeys

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Do you remember playing with any of these toys? Share with us below.