Archive for the ‘Kids’ Category

Funny Farm.

Monday, July 20th, 2015

Funny & fabulous! We love these wooden critters from LFZ.

A real tweet.

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

Wooden bird callers made from old xylophone parts. Super cute by B6


Friday, June 19th, 2015

New from the always excellent Kid O.


Happy Socks.

Sunday, June 14th, 2015

From here.


Thursday, June 4th, 2015

A new exhibition on at Walter Knoll celebrates mid century toys, on the weekend list!


Thursday, June 4th, 2015

From the archives, a collection of 1960s classroom charts.


Mixies; 1956.

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015

Off into Space; 1966

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015



Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

All the best playgrounds are here.


Thursday, March 19th, 2015

Two new books on the shelves. A reissued Fredun Shapur classic & a book of type inspired by Meccano. Nice!


Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

A poster for colouring in! To be honest though it’s so nice as it is we think we will leave it be.


Sunday, February 15th, 2015

By Le Diorama.

Alphabet antics.

Friday, January 23rd, 2015

A fun handwriting practice book from 1955 which teaches children how to create letters, as well as turn them into animals & characters.

Fredun Shapur.

Friday, October 17th, 2014

From one of our design heroes these puzzles, by Fredun Shapur, have been reissued and are in store & online.

Animal carnival.

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Wooden animals by Ladislav Sutnar, a Czech design hero.


Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

Super nice wooden animals, all made from the same components.

Pimp your frankie

Sunday, September 14th, 2014

The Japanese art of sausage craft is our new favourite thing. Lots more here.

Game on.

Tuesday, September 9th, 2014

Old game instructions sheets we found at the weekend, and beyond.


Play & Display.

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

Boxes of 15 wooden shapes for playing or displaying.

Lords of the Rings.

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

Love these reissued LIBUŠE NIKLOVÁ inflatable rings.

Surprise shapes; 1978

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

Fan Club.

Sunday, June 29th, 2014

Mr Printables has done it again with these adorable Arctic animal fans. Cut out & make.

A rugs life.

Friday, June 20th, 2014

Modular rugs by Kinder Ground.

Pattern Cards for Small Mosaics (1971)

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

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The Scoop.

Monday, May 26th, 2014

From here.