BlogOn Toy Awards

The BlogOn Toy Awards have closed for another year. They will open early summer 2022.

Each category will see their favourites winning 1st, 2nd and 3rd and then the toy with the most votes overall will also win the Blogger’s Choice Award.

The winners will be announced on social media on Monday 10th October.

To find out more, please read the FAQs below.


This year there are 16 different categories for the BlogOn Toy Awards:

  • Adult games
  • Baby/toddler toys
  • Christmas themed
  • Collectibles
  • Construction toys
  • Creative
  • Eco toys
  • Educational toys
  • Family games
  • Imagination toys
  • Interactive/tech toys
  • Licensed toys
  • Outdoor toys
  • Plush/dolls
  • Puzzles
  • Wooden toys


Q) How do I know which category to enter?

A) Have a look at the list of categories. There may be several categories that suit the toy you wish to enter. You may enter your toy in as many categories as you like but you must send two samples per entry

Q) I can’t decide which category to enter. Can I talk to someone on the BlogOn Toy Awards team?

A) Yes, of course! We’re more than happy to discuss which category is right for your toy. Please feel free to email us at

Q) How many categories can I enter in the BlogOn Toy Awards?

A) You can enter as many categories as you wish. If you wish to enter multiple categories you must send two samples for each entry.

Q) How much does it cost to enter the awards?

A) The BlogOn Toy Awards cost just £10 per entry. This admin fee helps to cover the cost involved in running the awards whilst ensuring that everyone can enter no matter what their marketing budget restrictions.

Q) When is the closing date for entries?

A) Entries close at midnight on 31st August 2021.

Q) My toy’s not on sale yet? Can I still enter it?

A) All toys entered into the BlogOn Toy Awards 2021 must be available to purchase in the UK on or before 2nd October AND you must be able to supply 2 samples of your product for testing by 18th September. Your toy cannot be considered for judging if a sample is not received.

Q) Will I need to send samples in? And if so, will I get them back?

A) You will need to send your samples to arrive by the 18th September. Your toy cannot be considered for judging if the samples are not received. We cannot return any sample product as these will be donated to charity.

Q) How will the awards be judged?

A) Entries will be judged on 1st and 2nd October 2021, by parent influencers around the UK.

Q) What happens if I win?

A) If you are shortlisted or judged to be a winner in the BlogOn Toy Awards 2021, you will be given a BlogOn Toy Awards 2021 digital badge and a certificate, which can be used for a range of marketing and packaging activity. All winners will also be featured in showcase editorial content on, timed for publication at the peak of Christmas-gift search traffic, and supported by social-media promotion.

Q) When will I find out if I’ve won?

We will announce the winners on 4th October on twitter, and within a few days via email. A full list of winners will also be posted to the website and shared on our Instagram account.

Q) Can I get feedback about my entry?

A) Due to the large size of the awards, we’re afraid we cannot provide individual feedback for any entries.

Q) My question isn’t listed here. Who can I ask about it?

A) For all other enquiries, please contact the BlogOn Toy Awards Team at

Q) When do the awards open for entries?

A) The BlogOn Toy Awards open for entry in June 2021.

If you would like to be added to the mailing list to find out more about the BlogOn Toy Awards and be notified when they open for entry please register your interest.