Monday nowadays parents through the toy store looking for toys that children have asked in his letters. We want to live Christmas full of illusion and we know that the face to see the gifts that have asked is priceless, but we must buy with head. For this reason, we give some Tips for buying children Christmas gifts.
There are very common errors that you talk about at the moment of buying gifts, probably due to ignorance. So take note of the recommendations that must be into account when buying toys for the younger members of the family.
Yesterday we mentioned that this Christmas will spend less on toys due to the difficult economic situation that we are going through, so more than ever we need to make sure that we acertaremos with gifts to choose.
Security is fundamental
There are certain safety recommendations not we can overlook, or Christmas, or whenever buy a toy for children. Buy criterion is guarantee of security.
It must be suitable for the age of the child, not contain sharp edges or small parts that may cause choking. Avoid games with darts, arrows and pieces that are projected with force. You must buy in shops of confidence and make sure you have control of the CE seal.
That is suitable for the age of the child
The game is learning. Children must feel stimulated by toys, whose function is the entertaining, but also the boost their development. For this reason, it is essential that they are suitable for their stage of growth. In the last days have made a guide of toys recommended for every age, from the 0 to 6 years.
It is important to respect the recommendation of age making the manufacturer, also for your safety. There are toys for adults that pose risks for them in the hands of babies. On the other hand, buy a toy for older It might be frustrating for the young child to not know what to use it, while on the other hand, a toy for young children to one older child would be boring.
Not be influenced by advertising
Not only the toys coming out on TV are those that exist. You have to look good, there are toys that but not go on TV are the most interesting, also very fun and educational.
Announcements of toys are made to attract the attention of children and often they are “misleading”. They think that the toy is wonderful as it appears on television and to open it take a big disappointment.
Children ask for toys with “name and surname” and although it is normal that we want to please them, it is also interesting to teach them that what matters is not the mark but the value that has the toy itself. Adults must take the opinion of choosing the most appropriate toys, without letting ourselves be influenced by advertising.
Well read the labels
It is something in which tend not to repair, but the labels give us much information about the toy. It indicates the recommended age, which as we said before, it is essential to respect it to ascertain with the purchase.
Also informs us if it takes batteries (if it carries and does not not forget them buy them apart), conditions of use, content and safety instructions.
Buy toys that have asked for (or not)
It’s important respect the wishes of children, but always with criteria. Course, there to meet your requests, always that conform to our budget and deem it appropriate. We must also find variety and take into account the space we have in house to keep the toys.
Many children ask for similar toys (all games or all dolls), and as parents must teach them other alternatives, may thus have different gaming experiences.
Monitor them and advise them when writing the letter to Santa Claus or the three wise men is a good strategy to make then disappointment not.
Search for price
You no longer have too many days, but there is that go to search for the best price. A shop and the other may include substantial price differences, but eye: the price difference may be the child’s safety. Although apparently they may appear identical, there are no original toys of unsuitable materials.
Compare catalogs of different shops and take a look also to the stores online, provided that we ensure the delivery on time.
Finally, remember that it is better to buy less but good.
We hope that these Tips for buying children Christmas gifts they will serve to ascertain with the toys you choose for your little ones. Because the face of illusion of the children opened their gifts are priceless. It is, without a doubt, the best gift for parents.