Just What Are Blind Bags or Chocolate Surprise Eggs? More Importantly, Why Do Kids Love Them So Much?
Blind bags and surprise eggs are taking kids by storm! Kids young and old will delight in opening their blind bag or surprise egg and discovering keychains, little toys, stickers and candy inside. They're a surprise and a treat all in one - what will you get?
If you're a parent or you work with little kids, you've probably been asked for a blind bag or a surprise egg. Although the kids are all over this hot new trend, parents can be left baffled as to why they're so popular. Don't worry - we've got you covered!
What's a Blind Bag?
Just what the heck is a blind bag? Simply put, it's a small toy that's packaged so you don't know what you get until you open it. The fun is the anticipation of opening the package, but kids love the toy too! Inside you can find tiny plastic toys, figures and keychains. Kids love to put their treasures on display to show them off. And the collecting! Collecting the contents of bling bags are big business for kids. They know all about their options and try over and over again to make sure they get the coveted rare or ultra-rare toy.
What are Chocolate Surprise Eggs?
If you're looking for a sweet treat and toy in one, a chocolate surprise egg is just perfect for you. With normal candy, once it's eaten, it's gone forever and just a memory! Not with a chocolate surprise egg. The hollow chocolate egg has a special capsule inside that holds a small plastic figure, puzzle, temporary tattoos or stickers. It's a treat and a toy combined!
Why are Blind Bags and Chocolate Surprise so Popular?
Everyone loves a surprise and that's why blind bags and surprise eggs have gotten so popular. Parents love that they're inexpensive and kids love that they get to open a mini-present without waiting for a birthday or a celebration. They're typically under $3 (psst...Oriental Trading's are even more affordable!) and are ideal for party favor bags, class parties or rewards or just for a fun treat!
Part of the fun is not knowing what you're going to get and then trading with your friends. Start collecting today!