Infant (0-2 years) Preschool (3-4 years)
Toss, catch, rattle, roll. Colorfully zany Beastie Balls come in two soft, washable sizes that are just right for little ones to hug, shake, roll, and love. The 7 bold designs feature engaging faces, knotted tabs, and bright patterns that babies and toddlers will reach for over and over.
Approximate price – $8.95-9.95 www.richfrog.com
Awards: Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award
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