Top 15 Trendy Toy Crazes
These fad toys have inspired store sell-outs, parent pandemonium and crazy resale values over the years. Is your kid's fave -- or your childhood obsession -- on the list?
These rubber band bracelets -- which spring back into cool shapes when they're not being worn -- took kids by storm in 2009. Originally designed to be an office supply with enough design interest to avoid the garbage bin, the bands got so big that schools started banning them due to classroom disruption.