Welcome to KIWIreviews - product reviews
•  click here to return to the homepage  •
Welcome visitor.Join us or log in

Product reviews on KIWIreviews.co.nz : Monday 26th August 2019 - 10:25:24

QuickSearch for:    What is QuickSearch?
QuickJump to:    What is QuickJump?
logon name: p/w:  
I want to:

You Are Here...

Home > Categories > Toys > Pre-School > Gardenbug Foot Finder and Wrist Rattle Set review

« Soft Sorter reviewSoft SorterDataTraveler - HyperX reviewDataTraveler - HyperX »

Score: 8.5/10  [5 reviews]
3 out of 5
ProdID: 1821 - Gardenbug Foot Finder and Wrist Rattle Set
Manufactured by Lamaze

Gardenbug Foot Finder and Wrist Rattle Set
Price:
$24.00
Sample/s Supplied by:
Click to search for all products supplied by Baby First

Disclosure StatementFULL DISCLOSURE: A number of units of this product have, at some time, been supplied to KIWIreviews by the company for the purposes of unbiased, independent reviews. No fee was accepted by KIWIreviews or the reviewers themselves - these are genuine, unpaid consumer reviews.
Available:
at quality retailers

Gardenbug Foot Finder and Wrist Rattle Set product reviews

Socks and wrist-straps with soft bugs on them that rattle.

Check out Baby First onlineClick here to see all the listings for Baby First Visit their website They do not have a Twitter account Check them out on Facebook They do not have a YouTube Channel They do not have a Pinterest board They do not have an Instagram channel



Tags:
bugs   colours   feet   hands   lamaze   rattle   sound   textures
Other listings you may be interested in:
Cobi - Tiger HabitatCobi - Tiger Habitat
Rating: 9.3
Train PuzzleTrain Puzzle
Rating: 5.8
Cobi - Police HelicopterCobi - Police Helicopter
Rating: 9.8
LazerTag : Team Ops 2-player setLazerTag : Team Ops 2-player set
Rating: 9.1
Iron Man Repulsor-Power Iron ManIron Man Repulsor-Power Iron Man
Rating: 8.3
12  Piece Wooden Jigsaw Puzzle12  Piece Wooden Jigsaw Puzzle
Rating: 8.0
Geometric StackerGeometric Stacker
Rating: 8.8
Banzai Speed Blast Water SlideBanzai Speed Blast Water Slide
Rating: 7.9
flexo - Small Heavy-Duty Plastic Storage Binflexo - Small Heavy-Duty Plastic Storage Bin
Rating: 9.9
First Friends figuresFirst Friends figures
Rating: 8.6
Exersaucer Jump and Learn FrogExersaucer Jump and Learn Frog
Rating: 10.0
Sphero 2.0Sphero 2.0
Rating: 9.5
Go Baby Go 123 Crawl-Along SnailGo Baby Go 123 Crawl-Along Snail
Rating: 9.5

Product reviews...

Everyone is welcome to post a review. You will need to Join up or log in to post yours.

Click here to read the profile of melissaandchloe

Review by: melissaandchloe (Melissa)
Dated: 3rd of July, 2016

Link to this review Report this review

 

This Review: 9.0/10
Value for Money:
Score 8 out of 10
Safety:
Score 9 out of 10
Appeal:
Score 10 out of 10
Personal Choice:
Score 9 out of 10

I was lucky enough to receive the Lamaze Garden bug Foot Finder and Wrist Rattle Set from a friend at my baby shower when I was pregnant with my daughter, I was pretty stoked to have received this as working in a early childhood teacher I have become familiar with this product and seen how much younger babies and children love these, so I was pretty sure that my daughter would to!

The gift set features 4 pieces, 2 wrist straps, and 2 socks each which have a cute little bug sewn on to them which makes a sound of some description. This was one of the first toys that my daughter really enjoyed and interacted with from a very young age I think she was about 6 weeks old but was showing a huge delight in these, as when she would move her hands, or kick her feet around she would create a sound. The bugs attached to the socks appeared to have something in them which was like a shaker, while the wings of the bugs on the wrist bands had scrunchy sound making wings.

The materials used to make these cute little toys were made from a lovely soft material, which was nice and gentle for up against babies skin. And also being made from such materials made them easy to keep hygienically clean as you can just pop them in the washing machine... perfect. Everything seemed quite safe for a baby to use as it all seemed to be well sewn together, even after washing I had no issues with loose threads etc.

The colours are bright and colorful, great for catching young children's attention and holding it for some time, but I also loved the amount of black and white used as it is important for children to look at these colours also I feel. A really great invention for keeping babies amused for some time, and even at 2 years of age my daughter still loved exploring these, which I found to be great for her fine motor skills and co-ordination as she had to work out how to get the socks on and off her feet (and hands) and also how to get the Velcro wrist bands done up.

A very cute pack of toys perfect for any young babies, another great Lamaze product!

Click here to read the profile of noisybabe007

Review by: noisybabe007 (Angela)
Dated: 24th of February, 2012

Link to this review Report this review

 

This Review: 8.0/10
Value for Money:
Score 5 out of 10
Safety:
Score 10 out of 10
Appeal:
Score 9 out of 10
Personal Choice:
Score 8 out of 10

The foot finder and rattle set are cute, colourful and noisy - perfect to attract little one's attention! I would put these on DD1 when we went for a walk, so that she would keep her hands in the pram, as she was fascinated by them!

Found the socks to be a slightly odd sizing - but work well on the hands instead. Also good if older children want to entertain the younger children with them.

As with most Lamaze toys, they are very well made and safe for little ones. They are on the pricier side, again - as with most Lamaze toys.

Would not hesitate to buy these again - and make a great baby shower/new baby present.

Click here to read the profile of rosielee3

Review by: rosielee3 (Rosie)
Dated: 30th of August, 2011

Link to this review Report this review

 

This Review: 7.8/10
Value for Money:
Score 6 out of 10
Safety:
Score 7 out of 10
Appeal:
Score 10 out of 10
Personal Choice:
Score 8 out of 10

These are so bright and cheerful toys. They rattle and make rustling sounds which my son loves. I found with both my boys the socks didn't stay on very well and that they were easy to kick off - and when they were on, as they make sounds the boys wanted to kick their legs to play with them. They are quite a small fit, as the wrist bands were too and my eldest grew out of them fast. My younger son who is a bit smaller still fits them and at 6 months he loves waving his hands around and trying to eat them, they amuse him no end! Ours have been through the wash many times and have not faded after 3 years! I do think these are expensive for what they are, we were lucky that they were a gift!

Click here to read the profile of craftmadhermit

Review by: craftmadhermit (Tess)
Dated: 1st of August, 2008

Link to this review Report this review

 

This Review: 9.0/10
Value for Money:
Score 9 out of 10
Safety:
Score 10 out of 10
Appeal:
Score 10 out of 10
Personal Choice:
Score 7 out of 10

When I first got these, I was rather looking forward to trying them out with my 9 week old son, only to be quite disappointed when I found that they were rather tight on him. Brightly coloured and noisy, these little bugs would be great to use on a baby my son's age or a bit older, but what's the point if they won't fit? He was only 9lb 8oz when he was weighed the other day, so it's not as if he's even a big baby. But if they came in a larger size, they would definitely be ideal, and something I'd probably use a lot with him.
I like the previous reviewer's comments about the wrist strap bugs being used on things like car-seat capsules, prams etc, and will be giving that a go, so that I still at least get some use out of them.
Plenty of good things going for these cute little guys... bright, noisy, durable, and the bugs themselves a good size for babies to grab hold of... but only for little babies!

Click here to read the profile of nucleartor

Review by: nucleartor (Victoria)
Dated: 24th of July, 2008

Link to this review Report this review

 

This Review: 8.8/10
Value for Money:
Score 7 out of 10
Safety:
Score 9 out of 10
Appeal:
Score 10 out of 10
Personal Choice:
Score 9 out of 10

This set contains a pair of socks, and a set of wrist bands. The socks I've found too small for bub's feet and ankles, but which fit well as mittens on her hands. The wrist bands I found were also too tight but make good capsule handle toys. The socks/mittens are a nice mix of basic Black and white stripes that baby can focus on and a brightly coloured bug that either have a small rattle inside and/or cricklely wings.

Since introducing the sock-mittens, I've noticed bubs has a higher awareness of her hands and fingers, and improved hand-eye co-ordination. The wrist bands fitted well around the carry handle of our capsule which gave bub's something nice and bright to focus on, a source of much chatter, animation and laughter.

These appear to be standing up to the test of infant toys well. Machine washable and colour fast. So whilst I'm not using them as Lamaze designed them, I feel these are a good choice for new born babies.

Guest comments...

Random listing from 'Toys'...

Score: 10.0
Product reviews for listing 4575: Stack and roll cups
Manufactured by Fisher price

Product image for Stack and roll cupsBaby can learn so much through basic play, and these stackable, nestable, fit-together-and-roll-around cups offer endless versatility for lots of enriching discoveries. Includes 10 colorful cups to grasp, stack or nest, with grooved surfaces for a snug fit and easy stacking. Different colors, sizes and numbers help build early identification skills. A smiling jingle ball nests inside any cup, or fits on top of a whole stack!

Go to the listing

General Disclaimer...

Protected by Copyscape Plagiarism Checker - Do not copy content from this page. Creative Commons Licence All trademarks, images and copyrights on this site are owned by their respective companies.
KIWIreviews is an independent entity, part of the ePLURIBUS.nz Network. This is a free public forum presenting user opinions on selected products, and as such the views expressed do not necessarily reflect the opinion of KIWIreviews.co.nz and are protected under New Zealand law by the "Honest Opinion" clause of the Defamation Act of 1992. KIWIreviews accepts no liability for statements made on this site, under the assumption that they are the true and honest opinions of the individual posters. In most cases, prices and dates stated are approximate and should be considered as only guidelines.

"Why do people point to their wrist when asking for the time, but don't point to their bum when they ask where the bathroom is?"
unattributed

KIWIreviews Help GuideClick here for the Help Guide Subscribe to our Twitter streamVisit our
Twitter feed
Visit our Facebook pageVisit our
Facebook page
Visit our YouTube ChannelVisit our
YouTube channel
Follow us on instagramVisit our
Instagram album
Visit our Google+ pageVisit our
Google+ page
Visit our Flickr photostreamVisit our
Flickr photostream