How To Choose Organic Toys?

The search for toys that are innovative, fun and yet kind to our world can be tough. With an abundance of plastic, low quality products and poorly made wooden toys, how can you be sure you're making the best choice?

 

Have a look at a few toy categories below and choose a toy that’s suitable for your child.

Teether

 

Fabelab Teether - Butterfly - Mauve

This simple and practical teether features a 100% organic cotton with a fabric area for chewing and texture exploration on a wooden ring, making it easy for little ones to grasp.

Size: Ring 7x7 cm

Material: 100% GOTS certified organic cotton, wooden ring

Stuffed animals and dolls

Fabelab Foggy Blue Cuddle Cat

A lovely baby snuggle and comfort object, this cuddle cat is as soft as can be.

Made from 100% GOTS certified Organic Cotton, it's the ideal gift for a new baby.

 

Fabelab Buddy Unicorn Natural

Make a new friend today with the buddy unicorn from Fabelab. Perfect for cuddles and made from 100% organic cotton with a corn fibre filling, it is as planet friendly as can be.

Size : 28cm

Made from 100% GOTS Organic Cotton

 

Eco Nation Panda

Eco Nation is Aurora World’s fabulous range of soft toys made from recycled plastics.  Introducing the black and white Panda.  Every soft toy animal has been made using recycled plastics to include the fibre fill. 

  • No plastic beans
  • Embroidered instead of plastic eyes
  • 9" height

We hope you'll love this gorgeous collection of extremely soft and touchable soft toys as much as we do

Wooden toys

Enhances Learning Skills

Construction sets and building blocks can help with cognitive skills, motor skills, learning numbers and solving problems. Kids with learning disabilities can also learn from these toys.

 

1-10 Natural Number Stacker - Counting Games

This inviting number stacker counting game will be a valuable resource to teach early number concepts by helping children to make connections within and between numbers to ten.

The bases measure 50mm and show four different representations for each number: numeral, standard 1-5 dice array, random dot array and 10-frame pattern.

Great to support early number sense and counting, children will be able to see clearly the quantity or ‘howmanyness’ of each number, subitise through different patterns, 1:1 counting, 1 more/1 less and difference.

Made from responsibly-sourced FSC approved beech wood, each set includes ten number posts (60-170mm) and 55 rings.

Age 18mths+.

 

Haba Stacking Animal High Rise Blocks

There’s all kinds of things going on in the hilarious animal high-rise. Mouse is standing on the ladder, painting her walls, Kitty waves to her and Snail pays an unexpected visit! Animal high-rise is a beginner’s stacking game for children ages 1.5 and older.

  • Content: 15 stacking blocks.

 

Le Toy Van Petilou Great Ark

Promote imaginative play for toddlers as early learning.  With ten pairs of animals, Noah and his wife, there are a wealth of play opportunities. The hull features a sliding panel and the front door is hinged, providing an entryway for the animals as children play.

Features

⦁ These are made of durable and sturdy rubberwood with a hand-paint finish, which is non-toxic, environment-friendly, and safe for children over 3 
⦁ The toy pack consists of ten pairs of different animals and Noah and his wife with a huge ark.
⦁ As well as imaginative play, encourage stacking skills, animal recognition, shape sorting, and texture recognition.
⦁ Enhance the fine motor skills, improve cognitive functioning, and hand-eye coordination

 

Sustainable Wood Alphabet Capital Letters

Wooden Capital Alphabet made by Reel Wood Designs, hand made in the Uk from ustainability sourced American White Oak.

26 individual letters, with a free storage bag.

These are CE tested and appropriate for babies and children over 10 months of age.

Individual Letters measure approximately H65mm x L37mm x W18mm

Roleplay toys

 

Le Toy Van Oven & Hob in Blue

The Honeybake Oven and Hob set is a delightful play oven which has been specially designed with a variety of bright play accessories and inspiring details. Features rustic dials that are easy to move and adjust the temperature, while the easy to open door is perfect for little hands, a clock with moving hands to set the cooking time, pot, spoon and spatula.

Designed in the iconic Honeybake colours this wonderfully painted wooden play oven and hob set will make meal times incredibly fun! Its unique design pays great attention to detail, enhancing the imaginative play experience.

 

Suitable for ages - 3 years+

W:300mm D:290mm H:540mm

 

Le Toy Van Honeybee Market Crate - Fruit "5 a Day"

Features

  • Compatible with all Honeybake products
  • Market Play toys are great for developing creative imagination through scenario and role play
  • Great for interactive play, this develops turn taking skills, social interaction, language and speech
  • Made from durable, sustainable rubberwood, this allows long lasting fun, whilst caring for our planet
  • Safe toy - Decorated with non-toxic paints and tested to the highest safety standards 

Description

- A selection of vibrantly coloured fruits in a crate.
Includes bananas, strawberries, a peach and a watermelon slice.

Suitable for ages - 2 years+

16 x 12 x 6cm

 

Story Exploration figures

Three Little Pigs Wooden Character Set

These engaging and tactile figures from the tale of The Three Little Pigs will enable children to retell the story during self-directed play and explore other new versions of the tale they create themselves.

Characters are between 50-105mm. Age 3+.

Why not add in the Three Little Pigs Story Book, for story exploration as you read.

 

Little Red Riding Hood Wooden Character Set

These engaging and tactile figures from the tale of Little Red Riding Hood will enable children to retell the story during self-directed play and explore other new versions they create themselves.

This theme set goes perfectly with the Little Red Riding Hood Story Book.

Characters are between 60–100mm. Age 3+

Books

Fabelab Fabric Book - Small Adventures

Baby's very first book! Fabelab’s Nature Adventure Fabric Book is made from 100% organic cotton. With soft squeezable pages, lovely pastel colours and crackling paper, it's sure to keep baby stimulated and giggling as her world grows!

  • 14x14 cm
  • 6 pages
  • 100% Organic Cotton
  • Polyester Filling

 

Goldilocks and the Three Bears Picture Book

Children will love this wonderful retelling of the tale of Goldilocks and the Three Bears. This version has a strong rhyming text and features a repeating chorus that will help children to remember and enjoy the story in the future. An ideal way to introduce and retell this classic tale, this story book is an essential for every book collection.

The Goldilocks and the Three Bears Picture Book has 24 pages and measures 210 x 210mm. This story book is ideal for introducing and retelling this classic tale.

Matching Wooden Character Set:

The Goldilocks wooden character set is also available and is a great way to bring this tale to life.

Sensory Toys

Interlocking Sensory Stones

Ideal for exploring matching and symmetry, these pairs of interlocking stones are designed so that each pair interlocks in a different way, from concentric circles that can be continually twisted to shapes that can be interlocked in two, three, or four positions. The set contains eight stones (four pairs) measuring 75mm each. Age 18mths+.

Cast from a unique mix of resin and real stone, these pebbles are durable for messy play and mark making, both indoors and outside.

Pizza Toppings : Sensory Play Stones

Fresh from the outdoor mud kitchen or role-play area comes a new set of pizza toipping stones. These durable pebbles are able to withstand the toughest of treatment and are as good as new once cleaned up. Children will find all sorts of ways to prepare and serve these delightful tactile stones for all-year-round dining!

The set consists of 15 stones, three of each of the following: green pepper, mozzarella, mushroom, tomato and yellow pepper.

  • Contains 15 stones
  • Made from a real stone and resin mix
  • Safe for age 2+
  • Each stone measures 50mm 

 

 

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