Brands

Auris

Auris

Range of traditional instruments for children and adults, inspiring dance, movement, musical note recognition and to create moods for storytelling and drama.
Pentatonic and diatonic lyres, glockenspiels, marimbas.
Employing people with learning disabilities in Sweden.

Biobu By Ekobo

Biobu By Ekobo

Biobu buckets and spades made from bamboo. Eco-friendly alternative beach toys. For sand and water play. Ideal for small children. Beautiful bird design on the bucket with practical pouring action.

Buttonbag

Buttonbag

Buttonbag craft kits are designed and made in the UK using a range of beautiful fabrics, wools and trimmings. Started in Greenwich Market they now have a studio in the heart of London's East End. Each craft kit contains everything needed to make the finished item. For a first sewing project, try making an elephant, lion or stegosaurus!

Corvus

Corvus

Real tools in children's sizes, the Kids at Work range by Corvus include robust and sturdy woodwork kits, small saws, craft hammers, drills and rasps. Encourage them to work alongside you and they'll be knocking up their own projects in no time!

We also offer Corvus slacklines to practice balancing and tightrope walking in the great outdoors. 

Crayon Rocks

Crayon Rocks

Vegan crayon rocks are made from pure, natural soy waxes and coloured with mineral pigments. Vibrant colours which can be layered, while their tactile shape allows small fingers to colour in large wide strokes. 

Fabelab

Fabelab

Danish Fabelab’s comforters, dress-up crowns and more practical products such as smocks and pencil cases are all designed minimally to allow plenty of scope for huge imaginations. Inspired by cute animals and the magical world of fairy tales. 
Using organic cotton, they are safe for young children. Accessories (crowns & wands) are made from offcuts of the production process at their GOTS certified makers in India. 

Filges

Filges

Organic wool, knitting and felting kits for children from a small, German manufacturer. Weave beautiful designs on the round wooden loom, make cord with a felt flower weaver, or brooches and stars with the needle felting kits. We also have small knitting needles just right for beginners' hands and organic wool felt sheets.

Grapat

Grapat

Grapat is a Spanish, family-run business, who design and make beautiful wooden toys. Inspired by their daughter's imaginative play, Casiana and Jordi create open-ended toys that encourage children to freely play, experiment and discover. Grapat toys are made using local, sustainable wood found around their Catalonian home. Discover the world of Rainbow Nins, learn the seasons with their interactive calendar and sort, hide and store treasures with wooden bowls.

Grimm's

Grimm's

For beautiful, hand-crafted, German wooden toys and puzzles that will last for generations, look no further than Grimms Spiel und Holz Design. Grimm toys offer endless possibilities for play and exploration with chunky, tactile wood - inspire imagination and flexible thinking with stacking boxes, geometric puzzles and pull-along toys.

Grimm's Spiel und Holz Design - "We love wood because it is a natural material so it always has various markings that show up in our products, making each one unique.  
Grimm’s toys are always one of a kind, carrying unique marks made by nature. Wood grain has changing structures and colours to serve as proof of its origins. The unique variations are proof of its quality, not defects.
Discover the markings that make your Grimm's toy Simply Unique."

Hazel Village

Hazel Village

Each Hazel Village soft toy has its own little outfit and back story. Quality, heirloom toys that can stay with your child as they grow up - first as snuggly friends, then as companions for storytelling and role play, as the inspiration for craft projects, and eventually as treasured keepsakes.

Jipfish

Jipfish

Outdoor play with style from Jipfish. Sturdy, funky, safe, rugged swing and wagon. Hang the swing from trees and use the wagon to transport children or your belongings when out and about. Easy to fold up and transport. For tough city adventures & forays into the countryside. Also great for camping & festivals.

Kapla

Kapla

What fantastic construction sets! This great concept toy offers endless possibility for play, allowing all ages to get involved.

the Loome

the Loome

The loome has infinite possibilities. One wooden tool can make pom-poms, weavings, friendship bracelets, cords and tassels. For crafters, knitters, weavers and anyone who loves to work with wool. What will you make?

Lyra

Lyra

Lyra coloured pencils are used in schools worldwide because they are sturdy, long-lasting and the triangular shape makes them comfortable to hold. Not only that but their highly pigmented leads make gorgeous, vivid colours that bring a child's drawing to life. Try Lyra Colour Giants for big artwork or Lyra Groove Triple 3 in 1 for a watercolour pencil, coloured pencil, and wax crayon all in one!

Mader

Mader

Watch wooden Mader spinning tops as they spin round and round, sometimes for minutes. So enticing when sat on a shelf - you can't help picking one up and giving it a twirl. 
Spinning tops never go out of style, no matter how old you are. And these are particularly special with so many different colour combinations in elegant shapes and sizes.
Handcrafted in Austria from a variety of woods native to Europe. Each top is made from a single piece of wood and then hand painted. Skipping ropes too!

Nanchen

Nanchen

Soft, snuggly Nanchen organic cotton dolls and toy animals have been lovingly made in Germany for over 30 years. The faces are hand-painted giving each doll a character all of its own. Stuffed with 100% organic pure new wool, they are ideal comforters and companions for newborns, babies and young children.

Natural Earth Paint

Natural Earth Paint

Made with real earth! Children's Natural Earth Paint kits are 100% non-toxic, creating a creamy, tempera-like paint when mixed 1:1 with water. Or add more water to create watercolours. The rich, vibrant colours can also be used by adults for crafting, scrapbooking, and more. Also face paint kits. 

OkoNorm

OkoNorm

Okonorm are brilliant for eco glue, clay and play dough, felt tip pens with erasers and aqua pens too. All Okonorm products are made from renewable materials, with minimal packaging so they don't waste natural resources. 

For environmentally friendly, non-toxic children's craft materials, choose Okonorm! 

OlliElla

OlliElla

Beautiful, practical hand-crafted fair-trade baskets for young children. Pack up and travel with Luggy and Piki. Ideal for picnics in the park, days out at the beach or just transporting teddies.

Opinel

Opinel

Opinel have been making wooden-handled knives in France since 1890. Originally created for farmers, Opinel now make children's knives for craft and kitchen work. Built-in safety features of rounded blade on pocket knife and safety ring on kitchen knife.

Ostheimer

Ostheimer

Ostheimer wooden animal toys are hand-crafted specially for children to hold. With minimal edges, shapes and colours, they allow plenty of room for imagination. Start a collection of wild animals, farmyard favourites or woodland creatures. 

The tactile, Waldorf-inspired toys are hand-sawn, painted and oiled and will be loved for generations to come.

Plan Toys

Plan Toys

For sustainable, safe, eco-friendly wooden toys, choose Plan Toys. A range of imaginative, fun, open-ended toys that are suitable for babies and children, whichever developmental stage they're at.

Created from rubberwood, a by-product of the latex industry, they also use water-based ink, recyclable packaging and safe glues. 

Seedling

Seedling

Whimsical, imaginative and fun - Seedling craft kits are brilliant for the whole family to get stuck in. Once made, children will want to play with their creations again and again.  

With everything you need to complete your project, choose from a tug boat, dragon, animal mask, or bird wings.

Sew Heart Felt

Sew Heart Felt

Beautifully hand crafted, organic wool dressing-up head bands for fairies, pirates or native americans and gorgeous organic felt puppets, delicately hand stitched. 

SiebenSachen

SiebenSachen

German-designed, handcrafted, wind-up musical boxes for the nursery shelf or mantlepiece. Beautiful, soothing sounds for babies and young children.

Stockmar

Stockmar

Beautiful, vividly coloured, eco-friendly art materials, including natural beeswax crayons, wax blocks, modelling wax, decorating wax, and paints.

Use the crayons on all types of paper as well as parchment, rafia and cloth. Stockmar water colours are ideal for transparent painting and wet on wet painting. Widely used in Steiner Waldorf Schools.

Swurfer

Swurfer

Swurfer tree swings are made from curved maple wood allowing you to sit or stand up and surf through the air. Long strong rope helps the smooth motion of the swing.

TWSU

TWSU

DIY gadget kits, useful resources and tools to instigate learning in the 21st century. Encouraging everyone to make, play, code and invent with technology. Using everyday life as inspiration, the kits tap into the hobbies and passions that the makers love - music, gardening, cycling and gaming.

Tegu

Tegu

Wooden blocks with a difference! Construction toys with magnets built in, so you can create, in a way that's never before been possible. Made from safe, sustainable FSC-certified Honduran hardwoods they will last for generations. Watch curious children pick them up play in so many different ways.

Tomtect

Tomtect

The new wooden construction game from the creator of Kapla. Available in sets of 180, 420 standard, and 190, 500 and 1000 multi-length.

WeeCanToo

WeeCanToo

Tiny artists love to explore with their mouths and fingers, and you need to be sure that what they’re using is safe. Wee Can Too organic, vegan art supplies for babies and young children are ideal to begin mark making and painting. Reassuring for you and fun for them.

 

All-natural products made from fruit and vegetable powders and other plant-based ingredients. The colours come from nature!

 

Wobbel Board

Wobbel Board

Fun to use, the Wobbel board looks stylish, and helps with balance, strength and agility. It's easy to use as a rocker for all ages, including very young children who will crawl onto it and rock gently and older people who can use it for building core muscle strength and balance skills.

Wooden Story

Wooden Story

Wooden Story blocks and stacking toys improve senses - they are soft to the touch, catch your eye with natural colours and smell of wood. Conjure up buildings and towns while practising balance and coordination.

Wooden Story create in beautiful, natural surroundings - the Beskidy Mountains. The toys are made of wood that comes from FSC certified suppliers. They use all natural eco-certified paints, while beeswax and botanical oils give them a soft polished finish. Wooden Story eco-friendly canvas bags and boxes are designed to be reused or easily recycled.