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Can anyone suggest a similar product at a lower price? link

http://www.lakeshorelearning.com/product/productDet.jsp?productItemID=1%2C689%2C949%2C371%2C917%2C757&ASSORTMENT%3C%3East_id=1408474395181113&bmUID=1363979588040


Our library had this and i loved it for dd3, are there similar less expensive ones elsewhere?

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staciandababy

Asked by staciandababy at 3:15 PM on Mar. 22, 2013 in Shopping

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  • a coupon code got it down to 31.99 before shipping/tax but still too much for me
    staciandababy

    Comment by staciandababy (original poster) at 3:18 PM on Mar. 22, 2013

  • Your link


     


     

    3libras

    Answer by 3libras at 3:25 PM on Mar. 22, 2013

  • All I could find from reputable sources was the same price you found. Well, Sears has it for $78 and change. lol The few that I found (way low in the search results) are from sites I've never heard of and wouldn't be willing to give my debit card info to, so I'm not going to recommend any of them.
    wendythewriter

    Answer by wendythewriter at 3:26 PM on Mar. 22, 2013

  • It's super heavy duty and well-made. Probably worth the price, just don't have the price. lol
    staciandababy

    Comment by staciandababy (original poster) at 3:27 PM on Mar. 22, 2013

  • feralxat

    Answer by feralxat at 3:32 PM on Mar. 22, 2013

  • Do you like this one. It's wood too but not magnetic. The letters just fit in.
    http://www.amazon.com/Melissa-Doug-See-Inside-Alphabet-Puzzle/dp/B000GA90XC/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1363980678&sr=8-2&keywords=melissa+doug+alphabet

    or this?

    http://www.amazon.com/Melissa-Doug-See-Inside-Alphabet-Puzzle/dp/B000GA90XC/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1363980678&sr=8-2&keywords=melissa+doug+alphabet
    ILovemyPaulie

    Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 3:33 PM on Mar. 22, 2013

  • Is there something this does other than you match the letters?

    if not- why not go with just a wooden one? WAY cheaper!
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 3:34 PM on Mar. 22, 2013

  • I got some really nice Melissaand Doug wooden puzzles of the alphabet and numbers from Amazon, and they didn't cost that much.
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 4:05 PM on Mar. 22, 2013

  • It is encased in plastic and you use the magnetic wand to move the letters to their place. No pieces can be lost and it's good hand eye coordination
    staciandababy

    Comment by staciandababy (original poster) at 4:09 PM on Mar. 22, 2013

  • You can make something that has the same concept for under $10. You would need a cookie sheet ($4), magnetic letters ($1), and a laminated sheet with the alphabet in colorful letters (free- $4 depending on what you already have). Cut out the letters and glue to the cookie sheet. Your child can then match me the letters. If you want the wand, many school stores (The School Box for example) sell a magnetic wand for about $2-$3. Viola!

    JeremysMom

    Answer by JeremysMom at 4:09 PM on Mar. 22, 2013

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