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Schylling Classic Tin Kaleidoscope

4.5 out of 5 stars 525 customer reviews

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  • The classic tin Kaleidoscope for kids, just twist and experience a vibrant light show
  • Each turn creates a magical, intricate and iridescent mosaic that will dazzle and delight
  • Made of metal for a timeless tin toy feel that is lacking in plastic and cardboard kaleidoscopes
  • Educational and entertaining, fostering creativity, imagination and constant fascination
  • For ages 3+
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WARNING:
CHOKING HAZARD -- Small parts. Not for children under 3 yrs.

Product Description

Product Description

Rotate the end and watch explosions of color inside the tube.

From the Manufacturer

Kaleidoscopes, from the Greek word for "beautiful form to see", have been fascinating children since their invention in 1816. And they still create wonder and delight in today's child. This tin Kaleidoscope from Schylling Toys, the world leader in traditional toys and classic fun lets children see the world in a new and more artistic way. Point toward the light and experience a swirling explosion of brilliant colors. Twist the separate turning cell and create vibrant and fantastical moving color patterns. Each turn creates a magical, intricate and iridescent mosaic that will dazzle and delight. Made out of metal, you get the timeless tin toy feel that is lacking in plastic and cardboard kaleidoscopes. As educational as it is entertaining, this classic kid's kaleidoscope fosters creativity, imagination and constant fascination.

Product Information

Product Dimensions 7 x 2 x 2 inches
Item Weight 5 ounces
Shipping Weight 6.4 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
Domestic Shipping This item is also available for shipping to select countries outside the U.S.
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ASIN B000ELSZW0
Item model number CTK
Manufacturer recommended age 36 months - 6 years
Best Sellers Rank #1,307 in Toys & Games (See Top 100 in Toys & Games)
#1 in Toys & Games > Novelty & Gag Toys > Prisms & Kaleidoscopes
#691 in Toys & Games > Preschool > Pre-Kindergarten Toys
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I was really,really pleased with this kaleidoscope. The two main reasons I bought it were a review that said the particles were like jewels,and the fact that it has a metal tube. I've tried before to find a good one, but they were all cardboard with dull metal foil refectors and blah opaque plastic particles. This is exactly like the 'real' ones I had as a child 50 years ago. I like to see the light coming through the transparent colored pieces,it makes for much richer visuals. This one uses colorful beads,and the originals used shards of colorful glass,but the results are the same as the originals. Maybe even better,since these shapes are more defined and varied.
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By Joella Mae on December 10, 2012
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This kaleidoscope is prettier and built better than the ones I had as a child 50 years ago. If my 3-year old grandson isn't impressed with it, I bet his parents will be.
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The toy really looks nice.
Seems to work fine as well.
However, I was a little bit disappointed looking into it.
Either my remembrance of my childhood (20 years ago) is blurred or the making of this Kaleidoscope is not top of its breed.
I recall overwhelming colorful images changing surprisingly with every turn.
With this make you can easily identify the individual beads.
Still it does change nicely. Might be still the best on the market.
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This item arrived on time, intact and works well, sturdy enough. We treated it gently as a scope should be. Many different colorful images. I ask people to try and repeat the same colorful image twice and they cannot. The images are like snowflakes. The images can be used as a tool for meditation, similar to Mandala. I use Kaleidoscopes to encourage relaxation in people who normally need drugs or alcohol to relax and feel safe. It takes conversations away from feelings of hopelessness back to problem solving and hope, back to discussions of how peaceful life still can be if we allow it, how joyful it still can be right now, how relaxed and adventurous. Some people like to add head phones and favorite music. Even nervous people sit in nature and feel calm and clear thinking again. I can see their breathing and body relax. The mental break, the mental reset they needed. They're finally giving themselves personal one on one self time. Afterwards people say they feel like their batteries are charged again, ready to take on problems of the world again (all without drugs or alcohol). Kaleidoscopes are like Harry Potter's different wands, due to the different color/pattern differences, each Kaleidoscope takes you on a different adventure, if you allow it. Where will you allow your imagination take you? It can be your personal spontaneous Mandala offering you your own inner personal guidance and advice for the day. Friends have given me expensive Kaleidoscopes and I'm grateful but the expensive ones are just different but not any better. Let the adventure begin, enjoy.
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I wanted to find an unusual item for Christmas for my 5-year-old granddaughter. This kaleidoscope filled the bill. She was delighted with it--don't think she had ever seen one. Recommend it for children of all ages.
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Best ten bucks you are likely to spend for your kid or "the kid in you".
In this day of electronic games and gadgets, sometimes you want your kid to experience the toys of yesterday that are innocent and simple.
This Schylling Classic Tin Kaleidoscope is one such toy I highly recommend.

I got two toddlers who are fascinated by this toy even after use of many months. They will take breaks from their games and computers to see what the daylight has brought them when they view their Kaleidoscope. They say it is different every time and day. Therein lies the magic of this toy. Depending on light intensity and what you are looking at, the images will vary...and further variations due to the toy jewels moving inside every time you pick up the Kaleidoscope.

Today is the weekend right before Christmas and I enclose a picture (untouched and unedited) for your review of what this little toy will show you on a given day. Kids love it. Therefore, I love it.
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I purchased this for inspiration in designing kaleidoscope artwork. The geometric shapes in the design are easy to examine, and the colors are nice and bright without being too common and cloying. It looks like jewels. Lots of good, clean fun.
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My daughter has lately been into looking into holes. Or pretending her hands are glasses and looks through them. I thought this would be great for her. So she can see all the pretty patterns this kaleidoscope makes. It is very nice a good size and seems durable. I think the overall appearance is so cute. I got this for her Christmas present. When I first opened the packaged I didn't really examine it. But now that I am starting to wrap gifts, there is two dents on the side of it. It made me upset that I didn't notice it. There not huge but just upsetting that I received a defective toy. But I know my daughter won't even notice it. But this gift does have a great potential!

******UPDATE*********
I was upset my product was damaged so I sent an email to the seller and they sent me a new one right away at no charge. I am happy with their great customer service!!!
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