This Is The Droid You’re Looking For

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Sphero, which we just wrote about, have announced a special item in the form of BB-8 which is a droid starring in the upcoming JJ Abrams Star Wars movie coming December.

Ollie – App-enabled Racing

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With smartphones becoming ever more powerful toys are increasingly becoming more and more app-enabled. For example here we have “Ollie” from Sphero. Ollie is steered using an iOS/Android app and lets you pull off amazing tricks using just your phone. Ollie is made to be durable and can reach a speed of 14 mph.

Recycled Fold-up Cardboard Animals

Polish label Paperowe Miasto has created a series of cardboard fold-up toys made out of recycled cardboard. Their latest edition is a set that contains 20 different animals, which are said to be easy to fold-up and durable.

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MiniMaracas – Rattles Made From Sustainable Wood

MiniMaracas is a set of three small wooden rattles with different shapes and colours. They’re small with soft edges and a perfect fit for small toddler hands.

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Eco friendly rubber animals made from recycled tires

Peruvian brand Rika uses recycled tires, cardboard and bottles in the production of their eco friendly designs. Rubber Animals is a series of toy animals made from recycled tires and consists of a gorilla, a giraf, a pig, an elephant and a sheep.

If you like this you might want to check out Pangolin which I’ve written about before.

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Ryan McElhinney Toy Lamp

An amazing toy lamp sculpture by Ryan McElhinney made of recycled toys.

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