Top 10 Toys of the 1960’s – Viral Memories
The 1960’s was a time of freedom, technology, and gobs of fun! Electric toys were fiction and sheet games and dolls came flashier with more color and pizazz. So many of these popular toys developed in the 60’s perplexed about until today.
Must Have Toys 1960s - V&A Museum of Childhood Victoria and Albert Museum
At the end of the sixties Britain’s toy exports were doing well, but manufacturers had issues to face. In 1961 the the british Standards initiate issued stringent new regulations including restrictions on celluloid, bans on crisp edges and toxic dyes, and standards for assured fastenings on compressible toys. Further levels of dominance of medium and the use of lead paint were introduced in 1966.
The Official 60's Site-Toys and Games
Many of us baby boomers get grandchildren already, hard to credit isn't it? I get questions all the time and insight that my elder grandchildren are interested in the days I grew up. It is one and the same difficult sometimes to try and say what we did for recreation, the toys we compete with, the TV we watched They can't seem to grasp that a forebear was once a child.