Toys, as small copies of larger objects, symbolize the microcosm within the macrocosm. Appearing in dreams, they may be alerting us to our ability to create our own lives. Just as a child will imagine himself creating his own little world through his toys, so also can we create as dreamers.
Psychological / emotional perspective: When there are toys in a dream we may be aware of children around us, or of our more childlike selves. Toys will highlight the creative side of ourselves, and the more playful innocent part.
Material aspects: Perhaps we need to look at the types of toys that appear. They often give some indication of what we are playing with. We may be mulling over new ideas or new ways of relating to others. Equally we need to ‘play’ more, to relax and have fun.
Gives gender - specific: It will depend on whether the toys are gender specific in dreams. Boys’ toys in men’s dreams indicate the need to learn different masculine skills and girls’ toys suggest learning about sensitivity. Girly toys in women’s dreams might suggest that she needs to rediscover her hidden femininity, whereas boys’ toys would show that she needs to appreciate her more assertive side.
Childlike, childish, immature.
To see new toys in dreams foretells family happiness.
If the toys in your dream are broken or scary, a relationship you care about is going to end in sadness.
If you give away toys in your dream, this predicts you will be ignored in a social way by your acquaintances.
This dream indicates that your family will be very clever and successful.
1. Happy and safe domestic life.
2. Appreciation for amusement, free-time activities and the healthful beneﬁts of childlike behavior.
3. Longing for more carefree behavior.
To see toys in dreams, foretells family joys, if whole and new, but if broken, death will rend your heart with sorrow.
To see children at play with toys, marriage of a happy nature is indicated.
To give away toys in your dreams, foretells you will be ignored in a social way by your acquaintances.
To dream of playing with toys Is a good sign for married folk. It foretells the success of their children.
Toys may be a reflection of the inner child who wishes to come out and play
These can be memorable toys from your own youth, or those for which you longed as a child.
Each toy envisioned will likely carry’ different connotations.
For example, seeing a rag doll could indicate that, in this situation, you feel as if you’ve lacked backbone or firmness.
A fire truck mav act as counsel to put out a figurative fire that’s been raging. Building blocks reflect self-construction and foundation work, and an ABC’s coloring book might symbolize the need to return to the “basics” again, instead of focusing so much on frills.