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Barbie at 60: Save 25% on Barbies Feb. 28 – March 2

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Sixty and still looking great! Barbie celebrates her 60th birthday next week. The popular doll made its debut at the Toy Fair in New York on March 9, 1959. Created by Mattel co-founder Ruth Handler, Barbie was named after her daughter, Barbra. Sporting a black-and-white striped swimsuit and coiffed blonde hair, the tall, slim doll was modeled after ’50s stars like Marilyn Monroe. Barbie originally retailed for $3, with 300,000 sold in the first year. Now, more than 100 dolls are sold every minute, with 58 million sold annually worldwide. Ken came into the picture in 1961, and Skipper, Barbie’s …

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Aug 26-28: Spring/Summer Toys 50% off!

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This weekend’s sale is heating up! As the days get shorter and the mornings get colder, we all know winter is coming. But that doesn’t mean we can’t try and get just a little more summer fun! This weekend at our Edmonton Store we’re offering 50% off all out Spring and Summer toys to help you make the long weekend the best one ever!

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Aug 19-21: 20% Off Play-Doh!

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Anything Goes With Play-Doh! This weekend we’re offering 20% off the classic modeling compound, so you can make crushable cities, crazy cookies, and/or colorful critters! We’re even offering the discount on our full-size cans! Hours of creative play for only 80 cents! Come in early for the best selection!

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We’re Back!

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Hello World! It’s been a while, but we’ve dusted off the keyboard and we’re ready to start blogging again! If you missed us, make sure you’ve Liked us on Facebook and Followed us on Twitter. You can also Join our Mailing List to keep up with everything going on in-store! It’s good to be back! Leave us a comment letting us know what kind of posts you’d like to see here in the future!  

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