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Akar Design: Art, Architecture and Design.
Welcome to AKAR Design!
One side of each block reveals a close up of the bird featured on its opposite. Colorful Art Nouveau letters grace the remaining sides. Two debossed letters on each block. A companion to our Bug and Flower sets.
14 - 1.75" basswood cubes
Printed using child-safe inks
Handmade in the USA
The Original Magnatab was designed with the Montessori learning style in mind, creating a sensory-based creative play experience. Using the magnetic stylus, children pull the beads up to the surface to draw pictures, letters, numbers and shapes. In doing this, they feel the pull of the magnets, hear their clicking sound, and see what they are dr...
Use scribbles or paint, collage or markers to find creative ways to dress up the animals! This little 6×4 inch book is perfectly sized for little hands and can be easily packed for restaurant or car trips.
Printed in the USA using soy inks on recycled paper.
The plastic-free bucket-bib is made of pure, silky soft & reusable silicone that keeps your baby’s sensitive skin happy & prevents single-use options from ending up in our oceans & landfills. Reuse over & over knowing that your baby is safe from lead, latex, phthalates, BPAs and other harsh chemicals found in plastic & lower...
The Peppa Pig Mat inspires positivity, sharing and adventurous eating at mealtime. Oink! Designed for toddlers 12 months+. - Suction feature decreases tipped bowls and plates - Stable base promotes self-feeding and develops fine motor skills - Character design inspires positivity and adventurous eating at mealtime - Made from high quality silico...
Every child is a superhero with our machine washable insulated kids lunch box. Elevate mealtimes with smart design details like a removable insert for quick cleaning, and a messenger/backpack strap for unburdened ease of movement. Oh - and don't forget to write your superhero name on the inside tag! Black and white bunny adorableness meet mono...
All sets 32 or 28 pieces.
Printed using child-safe inks
Handmade in the USA
Made using sustainable Midwestern basswood
CHINESE: 32 block set. Each block reveals an debossed Mandarin Chinese character representing the word for an animal. On its opposing side, the same character paired with its English translation. See a hand crafted pi...
Turn Wee Gallery flash cards into a cool urban mobile with the stainless steel Kikkerland mobile kit. Use two clips per card. Five cards needed to fill the mobile. To face the cards downwards, use four clips per card. When the baby is older, use the kit to display favorite photos.
Please note: Cards are not included. Mobile hangs from the ceiling.
MAKE MEALS FUN: The three Construction Utensils are designed to fit and work together with the Construction Plate. The plate has divided sections with specific locations for the Fork Lift Fork, Front Loader Spoon, and Bull Dozer Pusher to park when not being used to eat with
BUILDS INDEPENDENCE: Trusted by medical professionals, all of Construc...
A family game of tricky hangs and steady hands! Try this hanging balance game and you'll be hooked! Suspend comes with 24 notched, rubber-tipped wire pieces to hang from a tabletop stand. Sound easy? Try adding another piece! Each time a bar is added, the balance shifts, the difficulty changes and the incredible midair sculpture transforms. Can...
Pix Perfect is a fun DIY crafting craze where vibrant sequins are arranged on a pixel board to create shining masterpieces.
DIY 3-D Sequin Art; 7,200 pieces
Reusable Over & Over Again
Easy to Create & Display STEM-Authenticated. Allows for creativity, problem solving, and strengthening of artistic skills.
Kit includes 1 reusable pixe...
This extra pixel board in an add-on to Starter or Deluxe Pixel Art Kit. Maximize your unused sequin pixels from either pixel art kit. More fun for 1 or share with family or a friend. Or create a wall collage of awesome, sparkly Pix Perfect masterpieces!
1 Reusable Pixel Board
Easy to Create & Display
STEM-Authenticated. Allows for creativ...
Conectaballs is a 3D puzzle and building toy suitable for all ages. Its beauty is in its simplicity: eight wooden balls joined together on an elastic string. Manipulating Conectaballs strings and connecting them in different ways allows you to create endless geometrical forms. Unlike other 3D puzzles, Conectaballs is not about finding just one c...
Created by a Korean studio that specializes in two-dimensional paper designs that expand into intriguing interactions of form, these mobiles offer an easy DIY project that produces a colorful addition to your decor. Hung from stainless steel connectors and invisible nylon filament, they make floating, kinetic conversation pieces for a home of...
Quick, name a drink with bubbles that starts with “C.” If you said, “Coke”, “Champagne”, or “CoIa,” you pretty much know how to play. ITZI is super-simple to learn, and super-fast to play! Be the first to match the right letter cards to the right clue cards. Plus, there are lots of ways to play with fun, colorful twists. ITZI… It’z simple! ...
From the makers our best selling game TENZI. PAIRZI is all about speed. Find the most matching pairs of Critter Cards to win! Here’s the twist, before you can look for Critter Cards you must roll a pair with your dice. So if you roll two 3’s for example, you get to find 3 pairs of Critter Cards. Then back to rolling your dice. Roll a pair of 5’...