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Craft-tastic Nature: Scavenger Hunt Potions in the running for 2022 Specialty Toy of the Year; Voting open now to fans and members of the public



BELOIT, Wis. (August 18, 2022) — PlayMonster Group LLC is excited to announce that Craft-tastic Nature: Scavenger Hunt Potions has been named a finalist for the 2022 Toy of the Year (TOTY) Awards, the industry’s most prestigious honor, in this year’s Specialty Toy of the Year category.  Loved by both kids and parents, this popular activity kit is well known for the fun and creativity it inspires, along with a true appreciation for the wonder of nature.

The TOTY Awards, administered by The Toy Association, are frequently referred to as the “Oscars” of the toy industry, and finalists are announced from a field of hundreds of nominations. Finalists are determined by elite members of the toy industry, including retail buyers, industry influencers, academics, media and more.

Craft-tastic Nature: Scavenger Hunt Potions

Adventure out into nature with Scavenger Hunt Potions! Go outside and collect magical, natural ingredients, then combine them to create special magic potions! There are enough materials to make seven potions—and the bottles can be reused again and again! Make a Sunshine Potion, Rainbow Potion or create your own Nature Potion! This kit is perfect for getting children out into the environment and appreciating their natural world. Instructions come with 7 potion recipes and space to write in your own.

Ages 4+

MSRP  $19.99

Vote for Craft-tastic Nature: Scavenger Hunt Potions for Specialty Toy of the Year HERE! Voting for TOTY 2022 will close on September 2, 2022.


“We are honored and excited to have been selected as a finalist for the TOTY Awards,” said Wendy Hartling, Director of Activity Toys. “2022 has been a tremendous year for Craft-tastic and the entire PlayMonster activities line, and being named a finalist is an indication of the hard work and creativity of our entire team. We are thrilled to be recognized as the gold standard in toys by the industry and consumers alike.”

The TOTY Awards will take place on September 20th in Dallas, TX, where winners across 17 categories of play, as well as the coveted “Toy of the Year” award winner and the “People’s Choice” winner (based solely on consumer votes), will have their names called in what promises to be the most exciting TOTY Awards yet.

For more information about Craft-tastic Nature: Scavenger Potions, and other award-winning Craft-tastic items, visit


About PlayMonster

PlayMonster, a leading international toy and game company, believes in the power of play to make a positive difference in people’s lives and strives to keep play alive for all ages by delivering great play value through designing, manufacturing, and marketing innovative and fun toys, games and activities. PlayMonster’s diversified portfolio includes popular brands and products such as “TOTY Game of the Year” Yeti in My Spaghetti®, plus THINGS…®, 5 Second Rule®, Relative Insanity®, Farkle, Five Crowns®, Spirograph®, Colorforms, My Fairy Garden®, Fashion Plates®, Latchkits®, Snap Ships®, Koosh®, and the recently acquired Ann Williams Group including Loopdedoo®, Craft-Tastic®, Craft Crush™ and Sticker & Chill™.




For More Information, Please Contact:

Lisa Wuennemann
PlayMonster Group LLC
(800) 524-4263
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Eva Sofia Flores
Beacon Communications (on behalf of PlayMonster)
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