Lego is a classic name in childhood toys. These plastic building blocks have graced toy boxes across the world since the 1940s. The original blocks were small, brightly colored bricks used for building anything the imagination could build. The design makes building easy, since the blocks will stick together and creations can be worked on indefinitely. The classic design is still found in toy stores across the world. Legos quickly became a favorite and the creators expanded into other designs.
Lego Duplo, introduced in 1969, are a larger block with the exact same concept as the original. This line is better for smaller hands and is geared towards toddlers and smaller children. The age recommendation on the packages range from 1.5-6 years, depending on the complexity of the set. There are basic block sets, which are great for beginners just getting into Legos. Themes include farm, school, zoo, airport, trains, and many others. The possibilities for imagination are endless with these toys.
Lego Duplo make the perfect toy for boys and girls. It truly is a unisex toy and children of all ages enjoy them. Whether using the basic blocks or multiple sets at once, children can spend hours being entertained with this classic toy.