During the holidays I made my daughter an adorable bunny she just loves. She bring it everywhere and sleeps with it every night. She named her Floppy.
Floppy is made from an upcycled sweater that was Merino wool and possum fur and is stuffed with pure wool. She’s super soft and realistic feeling.
She was just too cute that I made another for my shop complete with food to feed her all made from 100% wool or wood. Floppy 2 is waiting for a little girl or boy to love her to bits. (click picture for link)
This lovely, all natural, wood toy lets you play bowling anywhere! It’s a perfect game to take with you as it comes in a lovely fabric storage bag. Set the pins up on the table or on the floor. Can you get a strike? A spare? A wonderful non-toxic, eco-friendly toy that encourages skill, hand/eye coordination, activity and imagination. Comes with 10 pins and 2 balls.
I love this beautiful set of Montessori inspired toys for babies. It has materials that baby will play with from a few months old right up until toddler-hood and most can be adapted for play beyond that. The natural wood is so lovely and safe for mouthing children. Each toy will engage a baby and help to develop many skills from gross motor to fine motor to object permanence. I wish I had something like this when my son was a baby but now it’s available for your little pumpkin or makes a wonderful baby shower gift.
This beautiful set of my favourite toys is now available.
This baby set includes a cage rolling rattle made with cherry spindles and colored balls inside. It makes a lovely clicking sound when rolled and encourages baby to creep after it. The ball and jar is so much fun for baby to explore object permanence and open and close. The ring stacker is a huge hit with babies, staring with putting the large rings, which double as wood teething rings, over the peg and as fine motor skills increase, baby begins to put the small rings on.
So I’ve been MIA for a while. I was busy finishing some afghans I was crocheting as Christmas gifts and then the holidays were busy and…..I opened an Etsy store. I started off with a peg people color grading activity that sold out fast. Now I’m selling other wood Montessori and Waldorf inspired toys. It’s very exciting and I’m very passionate about my items. They’re all natural, carefully sanded and finished with my own homemade finish of beeswax and jojoba oil. It leaves a lovely dark shine and jojoba oil won’t go rancid like olive oil will.