Unlock your creativity with Sunsout puzzles

All In the Family, and more Sunsout Puzzles

As you move from one puzzle to another it is important to have a good collection to choose from. With interesting themes, life-like images and artwork-based puzzles to choose from, Sunsout puzzles are a treat for any puzzle lover.

The best part of solving puzzles is that it keeps your mind sharp and makes you think out of the box to come up with solutions. If you have kids, these puzzles tickle their tender minds, keep them active and lay the perfect base for creative minds.

Sunsout has a vast collection of puzzles and is available in toy stores throughout the country. The entire Sunsout puzzles collection, including exclusive puzzles unavailable in stores, is available online from websites like Puzzle Warehouse, so you can take a look at different themes without leaving the house and even order online!

Jigsaw puzzles are one of those toys your kids will never grow out of, for the simple reason that as they grow, they will move from easy ones to higher difficulty levels. The satisfaction of a completed puzzle is exhilarating and the tougher the puzzle the better.

Complex puzzles at discounted prices are also great, because you really don’t have to shell out much money to keep yourself sharp. This is a satisfaction very few games these days provide. No matter if you are a kid, a young adult or you are old enough to have kids of your own, jigsaw puzzles can be an excellent personal game and also fun to play with family and kids.

Puzzle of the Day – Tropical Impressions

OK, extreme puzzlers…this jigsaw puzzle of the day is just for you. With 18,000 pieces, Tropical Impressions by Ravensburger is sure to keep even the most skilled puzzlers busy for a little while.

Tropical Impressions features beautiful illustrations of slinky jungle cats, cheerful and colorful birds, and gorgeous rainforest scenery. Who wouldn’t get lost for hours in such a lush environment?

If 18,000 pieces is somewhat intimidating to you, don’t worry…Tropical Impressions is a large 75 x 108 inch puzzle, but it’s divided into four quadrants, each with a different, but complementary scene. Each quadrant is separately packaged so you can complete one at a time. When you complete one, move on to the next when you’re ready. Before you know it, you will have completed all four which you can put together for a beautiful completed puzzle.

Tropical Impressions is made by Ravensburger, who is well-known for quality jigsaw puzzles. As a bonus, shipping is FREE right now. Your family and friends will be amazed when they see your completed 18,000 piece jigsaw puzzle. Get started today!

The Best Jigsaw Puzzle Brands

Springbok, one of the best jigsaw puzzle brands

Are you looking for your next jigsaw puzzle? Need a gift for an avid puzzler? Or, are you a puzzle newbie overwhelmed by the wide variety of options? Let’s discuss some of the best jigsaw puzzle brands and what sets them apart from the rest of the crowd. A few factors contribute to the reputations of the best puzzle makers:

  1. Quality: A high quality puzzle has clean edges that interlock effortlessly and is made from sturdy materials.
  2. The image/artwork: The image or artwork is often the first thing that a puzzler notices. Are the images attractive? Clear? Unique? Does the artwork appeal to you?
  3. Challenge level: Does the puzzle offer a challenge which resonates with your skill level (or beginning status)?

With these criteria in mind, the puzzle companies most often praised for their jigsaw puzzles are Springbok, Ravensburger and Clementoni.

Springbok Puzzles has been around since 1963 and is often cited for its lovely images and high quality pieces. Springbok hand cuts the puzzle dies so that each piece sits perfectly.

Award-winning Ravensburger has been making puzzles for 25 years. Notable recognition was granted by Oppenheim and Parent’s Choice and also earned Family Fun Magazine’s Toy of the Year award. Puzzlers appreciate the accessibility of the puzzles as well as the various challenge levels that they offer.

Enjoy Clementoni puzzles guilt-free because they use recycled and non-pollutant materials. Green is beautiful, because puzzlers consistently note the high quality, vivid and clean pictures on Clementoni puzzles.

If you are still overwhelmed by these choices, just select any one of these brands, and then choose the image that appeals to you most. Whether you are an experienced puzzler, or new to the game, you can’t go wrong when you stick with the best jigsaw puzzle brands.

Ravensburger Puzzles: Quality Fun!

Ravensburger puzzles

Working on puzzles has been a timeless hobby and outlet for fun for all ages for countless years. Puzzles come in all shapes and sizes, yet some puzzles made break the mold in a few ways. Framing completed puzzles has been an integral part of the hobby itself, and some companies are working to expand the artistic way of “showing off” the completed puzzles for consumers.

Ravensburger Puzzles has been a major player in the puzzle industry since the late 1800′s and they are not showing any signs of stopping, due to some of the new products that they have been coming out with.

For example, a great gift to give to someone who enjoys puzzles is a Puzzleball. Puzzleballs are a unique and fun way to put puzzles together AND keep them together for showing them off, with no glue required whatsoever! It’s perfect for room decoration.

If you have a friend or a family member who has a lot of time on his or her hands, you might want to consider getting them one of the 9,000 to 18,000 piece puzzles! Most of these puzzles are large and have very detailed backgrounds on them, so they are more than worthy to grace a picture frame for everyone to see.

The “Puzzle STOW & GO!” is also an indispensable accessory to any major puzzle assembler, due to the fact that you can take your puzzles nearly anywhere!

The “WASGIJ?” series of puzzles are unique in a fun filled way. The picture on the lid is NOT the picture on the puzzle, but it gives you clues as to what the puzzle is. It’s a bit of a brain twister, but it’s fun for the entire family! If you enjoy puzzles with unrivaled quality and craftmanship, Ravensburger Puzzles is the brand for you.

Puzzle of the Day – Water Lilies

Are you an art lover, or do you have an art lover in your family? Combine your love of classical art with your enjoyment of challenging puzzles by trying out Water Lilies, the jigsaw puzzle of the day by Buffalo Games.

Originally painted in impressionistic style by Claude Monet, Water Lilies is one of the most recognizable paintings in history. Its beautiful colors and style that have withstood the test of time. This puzzle is more than just pretty to look at, however. With 750 pieces in the watery shades of purple and green, you’ll have quite a challenge on your hands.

When you’ve finished your puzzle masterpiece, consider gluing it together and hanging it up as artwork. Water Lilies has a finished size of 38.25 inches by 11.25 inches making it a great piece to hang over the sofa or in your dining room. As an added bonus, the puzzle has a small blurb at the bottom, under the title, with history and information about Claude Monet’s masterpiece.

With plenty of pieces to work with and a beautiful piece of art when completed, the Water Lilies jigsaw puzzle is a wonderful addition to your collection and home.