This is the phenomenon of the moment in the playgrounds of the Yonne. The hand spinner is a “hand-spinning top” that is so popular that some stores are out of stock.
If you do not attend children under the age of fifteen, you may not know. It is simply a modern top, “a hand spinning top” (literal translation of hand spinner) which is all the rage. A ball bearing around which three rings turn and which is held at the tip of the finger. And in recreation, it has become the indispensable toy to the point that some stores are out of stock.
An anti-stress toy from the United States
If you hear a small rolling noise next to you in the street, it is that a child turns his hand spinner not far away, like Acaïs, ten years old, who leaves school: “he is turned And we make figures, like the tour of the world. There are some who manage to make it turn for five minutes. ” The hand spinner is a very recent fashion, Baptiste twelve years in class of 5th, also it has just adopted it: “it will be two weeks that I have. I found the concept quite nice and I eat enough Often nails so I do not do it. ” This anti-stress toy was invented twenty years ago in the United States by a mother of a family for her sick child. A toy remained unsuccessful until spring 2017. And if you want to find one to offer good courage, many shops are out of stock.
We had a very strong demand on the days of Thursday, Friday, Saturday.
And this shortage has affected most toy stores that have not seen the phenomenon come. In this specialized store north of Sens, manager Christophe De Ridder has just redone his stock: “we put a sign to indicate that our hand spinner had arrived and available in our store. We had a very strong demand on the Thursday, Friday, Saturday and there are customers who are beginning to ask for other hand spinner, spangles or LED or phosphorescent.A prioiri it comes from the United States, it happened in France there Has just fifteen days or three weeks. ”
A product that has crossed the Atlantic thanks to internet explains Pacôme 11 years: “as soon as I saw a video on the Internet, I wanted to have one.” According to toy sellers, this fashion of hand spinner should last at least until this summer.