Most wanted toys for Christmas 2017
Published 31 October 2017 by Kyri Levendi
Don't disappoint your little ones on Christmas morning – start planning now.
For parents, the most stressful thing about Christmas is making sure you get your kids what they've asked Father Christmas for.
To help you get a good start on your shopping, we've put together a list of the top 5 toys for Christmas 2017 and found some of the cheapest places to pick them up. All toys featured are under £100.*
Fisher-Price Think & Learn Teach 'n Tag Movi
Price: £39.99, Argos
You'll see robots of all shapes and sizes in toy stores this Christmas.
The Think & Learn Tech 'n Tag Movi teaches your little ones to follow directions, develop their thinking skills and gets them up and moving around!
There's 6 games to choose from to help keep them entertained. Plus, the little robot's facial expressions will make them think that Movi is real!
'Luvabella' is the name on most parents' lips this present-buying season. The doll is in such high-demand that she's out of stock in most stores.
If you're desperate to get your hands on this doll, keep checking stores like John Lewis, Toys R Us, Smyths Toys and Argos for stock updates.
Or sign up to their email reminders for updates on when there's more in stock.
Pie Face Sky High Game
Price: £17.99, Amazon
The original Pie Face game was incredibly popular and now there's a new and improved version.
Players now stand and look through a mask to face the throwing arm. The other player hits the base with a hammer to see whether they can get pie in their face. It's suitable for all the family and will certainly have you all in fits of giggles this Christmas!
Lego City Prison Island
Price: £49.98, Amazon
Not sure what to get a child that's obsessed with Lego? This 754 piece set is sure to be right up their street. The Lego City Prison Island set features a prison, helicopter, police boat and hot-air balloon.
It also includes 8 minifigures and lots of other accessories.
Lego Friends Sunshine Catamaran
Price: £46.99, Amazon
Any fans of the Lego Friends sets, will be excited to find the Sunshine Catamaran under the tree this Christmas.
It comes with a sun deck, pool, slide, living quarters, banana boat and 5 figures – meaning hours of fun putting it together and even more playing with it.
Top tips for getting the best deal
In the build up to Christmas, the price of toys can go up and down. To make sure you get the best deal, take note of the following tips.
• Use price comparison sites like PriceRunner to see which retailer is selling it for the best price.
• Shop at the right time such as on Black Friday (24 November) and Cyber Monday (27 November) and you can take advantage of some great discounts.
• Make money while you spend with cashback apps like TopCashBack and Quidco.
*Prices correct at time of writing – 31/10/2017