My eldest is definitely at that point now where she is starting to want more grown up gifts for her birthday and Christmas. She still loves some toys but clothes, make-up and accessories are definitely making their way onto her lists more and more. I knew she would love this Neon Effect Message Frame from Wicked Uncle. It makes a fun addition to her room and is a giggle to leave cute and funny messages on too!
More About the Neon Effect Message Frame
This frame currently retails at £16.95 and does require 3AAA batteries that are not included.
You can leave your family and friends notes, doodles or pictures on this LED light up message board. The 23cm square frame is made from plastic and features a central glass panel for writing your messages. Included are bright, vibrant neon pink, green and orange pens to create your messages/ The frame can be hung on the wall or stands free on any flat surface.
Once you are done you can wipe and dry the frame clean and start again!
Bear in mind the pens have a special ink for the neon effect. Sometimes the pen nibs need to be pressed down for around 30 seconds in order for the ink to draw through.
Wicked Uncle has a huge range of gifts for children of all age ranges and interests. You can search by interest, age and gender.
Using the Frame
The frame is pretty easy to set up. Simply take out of the box and put in the batteries. We did have a little issue with this however. My husband struggled to get the screws to turn and we did have to prise the battery holder open a little.
However, once the batteries in, there is a button on the top to light up the frame.
As mentioned, you do need to press the neon pens down for 30 seconds to get them to work. Then you can simply draw on the frame. At first I wasn’t sure what it would look like when we lit it up but it was really the Wow factor. Both my daughter and I were like ahhhh.
Our message and picture really lit up and looked neon! Which may seem a daft thing to say but I wasn’t too sure what to expect!
Bear in mind, the ink of the pens does run. My eldest coloured in the heart I drew and it started to run when we stood it up. We had to wipe the frame a little. It may be best just to write and draw the outlines, rather than colour in.
The frame makes a fun addition to a bedroom, office or living area! Great to leave messages for friends and family and to get creative.
The light gives the neon pens a really cool effect and looks even better when it is evening or getting dark!
It is pretty easy to wipe and dry clean and use again.
The only issues we had was getting the batteries in. You need to find the screwdriver but even so, my husband found it tricky to turn the screws. Also only do words and outlines on the frame, as we did find the ink ran if a picture was coloured in. My eldest drew a heart and the ink ran when the frame was stood up.
It would certainly make a fun and original gift and with Christmas coming up, a perfect excuse to treat someone.
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Disclosure – we were provided with this product in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions are our own.
Woll make the perfect Christmas gifts – beautiful
Looks fun but thanks for the tips. A lovely gift.
My daughter would absolutely love this!
I love this, especially with Halloween incoming!
This looks like a lot of fun and handy too for communicating
My niece would love this
this is lovely
This looks great!
Oh lovely, my daughter Heidi would be delighted to have this message frame in her bedroom. Everything Neon she loves!
would love this x
Awww such a lovely gift
Wow, this looks fab for the kids!
This is so cool
This would be great for celebrations such as birthdays and anniversaries. Thanks
This looks amazing
Great for my little ones
This looks great for leaving messages for my lot although I’m sure I’d end up giving to someone as a present
My children would love using this to draw on.
This would make a lovely present for my granddaughter.
My daughter would love this awesome
That’s so lovely. My daughters would love it the most I think 🙂
Great giveaway my kids would love this fingers crossed
My daughter would love this!
This is so cool, my daughter would love to write messages to her dad on this as she nevers sees him when he is working before she goes to bed.
Fantastic! I think my son would love this
id love this for my niece
perfect for my daughter!!
What a super prize! My granddaughter would love this and so would I!
This looks great fun to write messages for every occasion!
This would be fabulous my my daughter Charlie for her new bedroom
id love this for my son
My daughter would love this!
Love that you can personalise this neon light box it’s a fab prize
I was going to get this for my granddaughter. Its listed in the top gifts for 10 year olds and thought it looked super fun x
these look really cool to do
This would be great for messages at my daughters uni flat
My nephew would love this for his bedroom x
This looks like so much fun! Thanks for the chance to win.