Detailed ReviewManufacturer's Description
A soft, colorful ball with patterned ribbon tags all around to help babies with motor skills and grasping. When kids grab the tags, a soft chime will play. It’s a little bigger than most baby toys so they can hold it and play with it. Holding, throwing, and chewing are all ways children can play with the plush ball.
There are several ways to play with this toy. Kids can pull on the tags and listen to the short song, they can throw it back and forth, or chew on the tags while they are teething.
This plush, vibrantly colored Taggies ball helps babies with grasping and fine motor skills. It’s made with several types of soft, colored fabric, and has small little tags made of ribbon attached all around. Babies can play with the tags by grasping the tags or chewing on them while they’re teething. When kids pull at the tags, roll the ball, or shake the ball it makes noise. A soft chime will play. Users have said that it’s not too loud and doesn’t get irritating.
The ball is easy for kids to hold because it’s a little bigger than traditional baby toys. Many users have said that they weren’t expecting it to be as big as it was, but it made it easier for children to play with. With its bigger size, kids can throw the ball and catch it easily. There have been reviews that say that kids under six months are not interested in this ball. Because of this, we recommend a baby be six months old before using this toy.
- Do not wash in the washing machine
- The toy can be easily cleaned with a damp washcloth
Parts and Pieces
The ball is made of ultra plush stuffing and is covered with soft fabric that is made to be a soft surface that babies can rub. The tags covering the ball are all different colors and patterns and are made of ribbon.
This toy should not be washed in the washing machine. Some users have reported that after they put it in the washing machine the chime would no longer work and the fabric was not as soft. The toy can easily be washed with a damp washcloth to get any dirt or stains out.
Loads of different activities can be explored and shared by kids of all ages with this taggie-adorned ball. Super soft and cuddly, it makes a fun sound too. Patented Taggies are based on the idea that babies and kids love to rub satin edges. Taggies offers items for a child's positive social and emotional development, that will transition and stay with them through the continuing phases of healthy growth. This Taggies is brought to you by Mary Meyer Toys. Mary Meyer has been making toys that are safe and fun for more than 75 years. In 1933, 29 year old Mary and her husband, Hans Meyer, put their talents together to design, manufacture, and sell animal pin cushions and with dolls. After several years they added stuffed toys. In the early 1940's, they moved the company to the beautiful Green Mountains of Vermont. In the mid 1950's Mary's son Walter joined the company. In 1982 Walter's son, Kevin, joined the company, eventually becoming president in 1986. Mary was active in the management of her business until 1982, retiring at the age of 78. After her retirement, she continued to be involved with the company. Through her 80s and into her 90s, she spent many hours in the company factory store. She loved to visit with teddy bear collectors and sign their Mary Meyer collector bears. Mary Meyer died in 1999 at 94 years of age. Known as Gram to family, friends, townspeople, employees and colleagues worldwide, Mary brought a sense of gentleness and graciousness to the toy industry. Fortunately, Mary's influence lives on. You can see it in over 400 different stuffed toy designs we offer. Following Mary's principles, we continually strive to design extraordinary products of outstanding quality, all the while keeping an eye on customer service and value.