For the love of Wooden Toys

In today's world of plastic toys and screens, there's something beautifully nostalgic about wooden toys. Not only do they allow us to remember a simpler life, but they also have a timeless appeal that continues to captivate young minds. There's no denying that wooden toys have made a comeback, and for good reason. They offer a unique blend of eco-friendliness and educational value that is hard to find elsewhere.

Image shows wooden car set by popular wooden toy brand Grimm's

Wooden Toys Are Sustainable Toys 

When it comes to being eco-friendly, wooden toys truly shine. Made from renewable resources, they are a sustainable choice that helps reduce our environmental impact. Unlike their plastic counterparts, wooden toys also tend to be free from harmful chemicals, making them a healthier option for children.

The range from EverEarth Toys is made from sustainable timber or abundant Bamboo which they get from their own FSC [Forest Stewardship Council] Certified Forest in China. They also use non toxic water based paints and their packaging is at least 70% recycled. Their toys are engaging and affordable so always a popular choice among parents and kids!

Check out this wooden toy train set which doubles as a wooden building block set !

Plan Toys are another sustainable wooden toy brand that we love. They have global recognition of their beautifully crafted wooden toys which aim to nurture kids through sustainable play in a sustainable world. 

From their safe plant based inks and water based dyes to their commitment to reducing their eco-footprint on the globe, they produce an amazing range of sustainable wooden toys that are eye-catching and fun. 


Babies and kids love their range of wooden rattles and pull along toys like this adorable pull along musical bear! 

Wooden Toys Are Educational Toys 

It's not just their eco-friendly nature that makes wooden toys special. They also offer a range of educational benefits. Wooden toys encourage imaginative play, allowing children to develop their creativity and problem-solving skills. They are also known for their durability, meaning they can be enjoyed for generations, establishing a lasting connection with their young owners.

The range of wooden pretend play sets from Tender Leaf allow children to learn through role play with a variety of role play toys from mini chef cafe set ups to garden settings. 

You can even celebrate and cut the cake with friends using the Tender Leaf rainbow birthday cake! 


In a world that seems to be constantly changing, wooden toys remain a timeless choice. Their charm, educational value, and eco-friendliness make them an excellent investment for parents who want the best for their children. So, why not introduce a touch of nostalgia and sustainability into your child's playtime?

You can find the entire collection of wooden toys available at childplay here.