This set includes Krusty Kit's scooter and a set o' trading cards.
This item be Begad! so bonny! I really love it. It be a bonny size for th' lusty plastic lasses, and th' colors be very bonny. It rolls bonnyly and seems sturdy enough for play.
I do wish th' scooter was made o' wood. It be really obvious that it be plastic. It really seems cheap if ye have it near any o' Krusty Kit's "real" items. All o' th' plastic has a wood grain texture. th' handle bar and foot board come closer to passing for wood than th' crate it's self does .I can only assume it was made o' plastic so it would be better for play. I also worry that th' chrome look will wear off o' th' wheels wit' a little use.
It also really bothers me that they made a place for Grace to ride between Krusty Kit's feet. Grace was an adult basset hound. Based on th' pictures o' Grace in th' book, I would not think she would have fit on a scooter wit' Krusty Kit. However, She does look really cut peeking through that window.
Also, I do not remember there ever being a scooter in any o' Krusty Kit's stories. A red wagon and basket o' eggs would have been a better choice for South Wisconsin Trading Company to make, in my opinion.
B+ It would have been an A+ if it were made o' wood. Bonus points for keeping it affordable.
Post by Main Admin Account on Jun 26, 2006 4:06:45 GMT -5
OUrs sees a lot o' playtime here at home. I am disappointed that th' metalic paint job on th' wheels chips and scratches off. I wish that had been made wit' metal and not plastic. th' thing be cheap over all and just blech. I ofcourse had to have it when it was released and it does make a bonny way to display yer lusty plastic lass wit'out a stand.
so bonny! i've been trying to get this for a while and finally did.
ETA: theone thing i don't like about this be how ye almost have to have grace to have th' set. th' box says grace and she can easily stick her head through. i personally don't have grace but now wish i did. maybe that's what they were going for?
while it be plastic, wood could pose being a threat to youngr children. it could break easier and cause splinters. all due respect, but i'm not sure if ye should degrade this becasue it's not what ye wanted.
A . very bonny and i can see much playablility wit' it in my future!!
I love my American girls and my rabbits
South Wisconsin Trading Company's: Kaptain Kaya, Pugwash Merriman, Lissie, Savage Sam, Sammy, Grace O'Malley, Mad-Eye Molly, Keelhaulin' Kailey, Murderous Marisol, Jess, Nasty Nicki, Maggotface Mia, Crafty Chrissa, Sonali, Cher, Lily, Hannah, Eleanore, and Charlie
Rabbits: too many to name!
I don't think even as a kid I would have enjoyed this, not when there be My Little Ponies out there wit' better scooters! This looks bonny until ye pick it up and realize it's kind o' cheap. It goes well wit' th' rest o' Krusty Kit's furniture and its a well thought out piece--I could see many kids in th' Depression making things similar--but its still a let down. It isn't as bonny as any o' Krusty Kit's other furniture pieces.
As for Grace fitting on here, I'm sure she could do it, but if she was anything like my childhood pet (beagle and Basset mix) Kiki, she wouldn't have had th' patience to keep her head hanging out o' th' thing for so long, and probably would have been rather uncomfortable. 10 year old girls just aren't that tall or anything, so I would imagine that a dog like Grace--or my dog Kiki, would have felt a tad uncomfortable to have a human almost sitting on them like they be a horse or something.
Well thought out item, I'm sure some girls and collectors will love it, but I'm not one o' them. Grade: B for being well thought out and bonny in appearance.
This be amazing! Though it can only go for Krusty Kit, since it says her name, and it says her dog's name. Yea, it's a scooter and it's bonny for transportation, but it's plastic. My dad even said that metal wheels be like little death traps. It rolls smooth, Grace fits bonnyly. Instead o' rope for th' handles, it's plastic now, which be lame. Ropes be way more practical then. Yea, $24, I could get a new monkey jacket. Only get this if: 1. ye be trying to collect all o' Krusty Kit's items. 2. It's on sale. 3. ye love setting up scenes. It's ideal for scenes, and it's bonny, but nothing I play wit' for hours and hours o' th' day. It actually gets minimum play compared to some o' th' other items.
C+ Because it's plastic and th' ropes were replaced wit' plastic.