The History's Hottest Holiday Toys Infographic is a Fun Look Back

 - Nov 12, 2011
References: onlyinfographic & blackfriday2011
With the holiday season coming up, it seems that the hardest family members to buy gifts for are always children, but hopefully the History's Hottest Holiday Toys infographic will put things in perspective and make shopping a little bit easier.

The History's Hottest Holiday Toys infographic takes you through the most popular toys that were purchased during the holiday seasons from 1903 to 2010. To understand just how much things have changed in the past century, consider this: in 1903, the most popular gifts for children were teddy bears and crayons. Last year, in 2010, Xbox Kinect topped the chart.

To all the parents reading this, can you even imagine the look on your child's face today if you gave them a pack of crayons for the holidays? Check out the History's Hottest Holiday Toys infographic to make sure your child is happy this season.