Wooden Puzzles and Childrens Puzzles are great fun for all ages as well as helping children’s mental and physical development. Wooden puzzles tend to be designed for the very young: babies and toddlers first puzzles are ideal for developing early stages of cognitive and physical development. At Crafts4Kids, our aim is to bring you beautifully designed and unusual jigsaws for children that appeal to children of all ages - timeless toys that make great children's gifts every time.
Most adults love music whatever their taste may be so it stands to reason that children love music too – think how babies respond to lullabies and nursery rhymes. Much like learning to speak and understand language kids will seek to learn the patterns and rhythms of music from a very, very young age.
Did you know that the different types of educational toys support different areas of child development? Read on to find out more
Crafts4Kids is dedicated to offering parents, grandparents, friends and relatives a wide choice of educational toys to choose as gifts for children whether for birthdays, Christmas or other special occasions or simply to play with!
In this digital age where children are getting older and mature before their time, they are used to watching films that are generated by computers, cartoons and animated figures that move perfectly and are so realistic. Games on iPad and x-box where the action figures are so realistic you could be watching a real film. The draw of something more simple is extremely appealing to me.
If you love all things crafty and want to start encouraging your child to enjoy making things then there are loads of ways to get them hooked at an early age with that sense of proud achievement when they make something.
The Clara range of Sewing Kits for Children were inspired by the childhood memories of founder Alison Capeling. She fondly remembers sitting with her favourite Auntie in her sunny garden and choosing from the colourful fabric and fancy cottons that filled a brimming sewing basket to come up with a new toy creation. These treasured experiences created in Alison a lifelong passion for fabric and design, and a desire to pass on her love of sewing to the current and future generations of girls and boys.
Hundreds of meteors will streak across the sky during August but the peak will be between the 11th and 12th. Astronomers predict there will be up to twice as many meteors as usual. According to NASA meteor expert Bill Cooke, the Perseids are the most popular meteor shower of the year and they will be in "outburst" in 2016, which means they'll appear at double the usual rate.
With the school summer holidays fast approaching comes the annual challenge of keeping the kids busy and entertained for several weeks - a tall order for any parent!
Oskar & Ellen AB is a family-run company based in Stockholm with the aim to provide an innovative and fun range of soft fabric toys to encourage a child’s imagination through role-play. They are renowned for their high quality products, individually made with unrivalled attention to detail.
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