Summer is ending and the new school years are beginning. There is something nerve-wracking yet exciting about the beginning of school.  We say good-bye to Summer and welcome the ushering in of Autumn, which brings with it festive holidays and, yes, Christmas. Many of us already have our gears turning with ideas of what we'll be getting our this holiday season.

The new school year also marks a new season of toys - just in time for the coming holiday season. We are loving the new building sets that K'NEX has released (and excited for the sets that will be released in the near future)!  If you want a sneak peek on what K'NEX has to offer, here's a great start:



35 Model Ultimate Building Set 


Let your imagination soar with the 35 Model Ultimate Building Set!  Includes instructions/ideas for 35 unique models like trucks, planes, creatures, robots, and more.  With 475 K'NEX rods and connectors the possibilities are endless!  Parts and built models can be stored in the convenient storage treasure chest.  Perfect for builders ages 7+.  Made in the U.S.A. Available at, and

(Retail: $24.99)

52 model Building Set 


Build anything you can imagine for a year with the 52 Model Building Set!  Includes instructions/ideas for 52 unique models - 1 for each week of the year!  Loaded with over 600 K'NEX rods and connectors you can build trains, planes, animals, and tall structures.  Parts can be stored in the convenient plastic storage tub.  Perfect for builders ages 7+.  Made in the U.S.A.  Available at and 

(Retail: $34.99)

Cat Mario Building Set


Go on a brand new adventure with Cat Mario as he battles a Mouse!  Featuring K'NEX's all new jump disk and launcher that allow Mario to run and jump, like he does in the game.  Build Cat Mario use the moveable jump launcher to enter the course. Look out for a Mouse - he could smash you!  Defeat the mouse, then use the next jump launcher to reach the high platform and collect the spinning coins!  Make your way though the clear warp pip, then pop-up the goal flag and you've cleared the course!  Combine your Cat Mario building set with the rest of the K'NEX Super Mario building set line to take Mario on an even BIGGER adventure!  For ages 8+.  Available at and

(Retail: $34.99)

And to get you MORE excited, here's what is COMING SOON from K'NEX:

K’NEX Mini Golf Building Set item #88447


Build and then play with the K'NEX Mini Golf Building Set!  This building set comes with over 3,100 K'NEX rods, connectors and pieces.  Build all 9 holes at the same time.  After you have completely built the Mini Golf Building Set, use the included four balls and two putters to challenge your family and friends at a fun and exciting game of Mini Golf.  Different obstacles and challenges await you on the Mini Golf course.  Can you make par? Available on Fall 2014! 

(Retail: $199.99)


What are YOU excited to build with K'NEX this Autumn?


*I'm a BRAND AMBASSADOR FOR K'NEX.  Nothing is better than enjoying and exploring Made in the USA products and sharing them with you!  All opinions are my own.