Toys of the Eighties, Sit n' Spin
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circular toy that you sat on and spun yourself with the spin wheel in the middle.
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Carrie - December 10, 2007 - Report this comment
always got dizzy on those things...makes me kinda nauseated just thinking about it...
jojo - December 10, 2007 - Report this comment
a very favorite of mine. i had a red one and a blue one too!
cee-cee - December 14, 2007 - Report this comment
They still make those, I just brought a dora the exploror one for my god daughters, I loved the one I used to have way back when it seems like, lol
tony - July 21, 2008 - Report this comment
i'd spin around, but it would get me sick. i'd do it anyway.
Ducky - July 22, 2008 - Report this comment
I loved this thing SO much! I never could go fast enough, & it didn't make me feel nauseous at all. When I discovered the spinning Tea Cups ride at Disneyland...I flipped :)
Nicky - August 03, 2008 - Report this comment
I loved my sit n spin!! Me and all of my cousins would create our own amusement park and the sit n spin was part of it!! I miss being a kid!!!
vick - August 11, 2008 - Report this comment
I had two growing up, a pink and a blue. My mom told me that I used my first one so much I wore it out and that's why they had to get me another one! 35 years later, I now have the honor of my 2 yr old son having TWO also!!!!!!!!! :D
Jennifer - August 24, 2008 - Report this comment
My sister and I had a blue one. You rode th em ti l you felt sick. The ones they make today havemusic that plays why you spin. what a ay to really make you puke lol
stephani - October 01, 2008 - Report this comment
I loved this thing. My friend still has hers. her kids love it too!
Priscilla - November 06, 2008 - Report this comment
This was by fare my favorit toy! I had a blue one and used it everyday. That is until someone stole it from me. I've been sad ever since. ;(
Tony - November 25, 2008 - Report this comment
Yeah, I had a blue one too! We'd always spin until we threw up! I would always go too fast but never threw up. 19 years later, I joined the Air Force, and I didn't throw up in the G-Force either!
Mel - December 18, 2008 - Report this comment
I had a red one. The stickers were gone off of it because mine was a hand-me-down. I would ride that thing 'til I was dizzier than a drunk duck! I liked to flip it over and make wind with it, or spin for a while and then lift it up and look at the pattern on the carpet underneath.
val - December 19, 2008 - Report this comment
a fav. Id spin forever. Now if I turn aroun once I get dizzy.
Brooke - January 01, 2009 - Report this comment
We had one at my Grandmother's house that we all played with. We had a yellow one and after a while the stickers came off of it. I remember trying to stand on it and spin or two of us spinning on it at the same time. Man, the memories :)
Alicia - February 14, 2009 - Report this comment
Best toy ever. I used to have a blue one and I used it until I became too heavy to make it spin!! Awesome 80s memory!!!
Jay - May 12, 2009 - Report this comment
Had the blue one, and loved it,,,,,,but I always wondered,,,are those 4 stickers suppose to be seats??? Even as a small child I couldn't figure out how 4 people were suppose to ride it at once!
Suzie - August 03, 2009 - Report this comment
Bought 1 for my cousins, remembered loving to spin and spin and spin. Their mom had to take it away because they wouldn't stop!! ahaha now that's when you know it's a good toy!
Norma from LA - August 13, 2009 - Report this comment
This was when getting DIZZY was hilarious.
Patchwork Bear AKA The Bear - September 09, 2009 - Report this comment
I wore out so many of these things. I'd spin as fast as I could and never got sick. I turned the wheel on one so much the wheel actually came off. I'd slide it back down into the slot and spin again until the wheel started to work it's way loose. Rinse repeat. I'm pretty sure we have a picture with a brand new blue one nestled under the Christmas tree in one of our albums.
Meka - September 19, 2009 - Report this comment
I remember being upset when I grew to big for it, LOL.
Marie - October 01, 2009 - Report this comment
At the time my nieghbor was 6 like me, and had 3 younger siblings. They had the blue one with CareBears on it. Whenever I went over there I used to want to ride on it so badly, they let me a few times and that was it. For the most part they ignored it. Recently, I bought the orange/lime colored one for my 3 yr. old. He doesn't like it...jeez, kids today!
Aily - October 24, 2009 - Report this comment
Between my brother, sisters and myself we must have gone through like 4 or 5 of these all in different colors, we had soo much fun making ourselves dizzy on them!!! Kid powered rides are the way to go!!!
T - November 10, 2009 - Report this comment
My Sit N Spin was one of my all time favorite toys when I was 4 or 5! I keep thinking mine was orange, but it might have been red. I would get soooo dizzy. Sometimes my neighbors would come over and we'd sit opposite each other and try to spin it. It was REALLY hard to get both sets of legs around it! And then when you tried to spin it, it would be sooooo slow and it would keep sticking from the weight pressing down on it. It LOOKS like 4 people should be able to sit on it because of the stickers, but sadly it's a one-person toy for sure!
Abby - December 18, 2009 - Report this comment
My brother and I LOVED this toy. A few years ago my dad bought one for my niece on her birthday because he remembers it as the most annoying toy we had... lol
Cionn - January 25, 2010 - Report this comment
This was my favorite too. My parents would tell my sister and I that we're going to break our necks spinning to damn fast on that thing. Why did they buy it for us then???
Randita99 - February 05, 2010 - Report this comment
I loved mine! I remember it was red and had Care Bears on it!
Samantha - February 24, 2010 - Report this comment
Never owned one- but loved it. I bought one for my daughter and she couldn't wait to ride it.Her first time on it she had a full stomach- I warned her. Then I had throw up all over my living room rug. Yuck speggetti stains all over the carpet. I never laughed/cried so hard cleaning it up! Ahh Memories...Priceless
Gabby - June 06, 2010 - Report this comment
I had one, only it was just plain yellow with a totally differant wheel: purple or dark green with differant colored circles on it. I loved it, though. Maybe mine was a spinoff brand or older/newer.
Gabby - June 07, 2010 - Report this comment
Okay, I sent in a picture of one that looks exactly like my old one.
Patti - February 24, 2012 - Report this comment
Absolutely my favorite toy growing up. so sad when I outgrew it. I went to buy one for my son and they are all plastic now and the center thing barely locks in. miss the old ones
Dorothy - July 07, 2012 - Report this comment
The ones today are ridiculous and way overdone. I just got one for my kids...it's oval shaped and curvy, and allows the child to play music or Simon Says with it. Also, it doesn't seem as sturdy as the ones I remember as a kid.
Christina - April 01, 2014 - Report this comment
I had this when i was 2/.

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