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What types of wood are suitable for children’s toys?

Welcome to our ‘ What types of wood are suitable for children’s toys? ‘ article. Toys are essential for every child as they allow them to develop skills, refine coordination, and learn shapes and colors, and much more. They also accompany us into adulthood and old age, with beneficial effects for example on the ability … Read more

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Natural Organic Wooden Baby Toys | Buyers Guide

Since the early 1990’s the toy industry has boomed with innovation. Toys are now more interactive, require an infinite supply of batteries and are made with the intention of standing out on a shelf or advertisement to catch the customers attention.  It’s easy to think that with so many new features these toys must be … Read more

7 Advantages of wooden toys | Benefits for your child

7 Advantages of wooden toys | Benefits for your child

Welcome to our ‘ 7 Advantages of wooden toys | Benefits for your child ‘ guide. In this high speed, screen, and data-driven age, finding unplugged recreation for your children is all the more important for their development and wellbeing. Wooden toys may appear pretty basic, but you will be blown away by the benefits … Read more

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The complete history of wooden toys

Wooden toys have been a staple of childhoods throughout the history of mankind. The simplicity, versatility, and sheer variety of wood toys speak to the commonality of experience across people, nations, cultures, and civilizations. In this article, we delve into the history of wooden toys and explore their development and use unto the present day. … Read more

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Tips for non-toxic paint for peg dolls

Welcome to our ‘ non-toxic paint for peg dolls ‘ tips and guide If you are looking for good quality, safe paints for wooden peg dolls, read on for our helpful tips for achieving a great non-toxic finish! Peg dolls are great wooden toys that have entertained children for centuries. They are believed to have … Read more

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Guide to natural dyes for wood toys

Welcome to our ‘ Guide to natural dyes for wood toys ‘ Toy making really brings out the versatility of wood and even very simple designs with minimal tooling can be crafted into something that delights and provides entertainment for hours on end. It’s not just toymakers that need to know about stains and natural … Read more

Can Wooden Toys Be Sanitized | Step by Step Guide

Can Wooden Toys Be Sanitized | Step by Step Guide

Welcome to our ‘ Can Wooden Toys Be Sanitized ‘ step by step guide When it comes to cleaning toys (regardless of the material that they are made from), sanitizing them is an important task that all parents or childminders need to be aware of. Minimizing the risk of infection or illness should be a … Read more

How to clean wooden train tracks

How to clean wooden train tracks | Wooden Toy Cleaning

Welcome to our ‘ How to clean wooden train tracks | Wooden Toy Cleaning ‘ article. If your child uses a wooden train set, it can be hard to know how to give the pieces of the track a thorough clean. In this article, we will take a quick look at some key steps for … Read more

Why Choose Wooden Toys Over Plastic Ones?

Why Choose Wooden Toys Over Plastic Ones?

Welcome to our ‘ Why Choose Wooden Toys Over Plastic Ones? ‘ article. Are wooden toys better than plastic ones? To answer this question, you need to better understand the topic. I must admit that I have always been inclined to buy toys made of wood, thanks to living next door to a wood carpenter … Read more

How to Clean Wooden Toys Correctly & Safely

How to Clean Wooden Toys Correctly & Safely

Welcome to our ‘ How to Clean Wooden Toys Correctly & Safely ‘ article Wooden toys are durable and sometimes even passed down from generation to generation. Over time, the toy inevitably comes into contact with germs and bacteria. It often lands on the floor, is touched extensively by children’s hands, and even chewed in … Read more