Monday, February 23, 2009

Flensted Mobiles

Mobiles are a traditional craft in Denmark, 
but the modern mobile was created in 
1954 by Christian Flensted and his wife Grethe
FLensted Mobiles - a family business
that designs and makes mobiles at 
the mobiles cantre "Frederiksminde".

The Better Gift Store

The Better Gift Store
391 Orchard Road #04-20B
Takashimaya S.C.
Singapore 238872
T: 68364685

Friday, June 13, 2008

NEW! Plantoy Build N Roll

There are 44 natural and coloured blocks and also 3 wooden balls.
This set includes a special accessory to construct a windmill. It 
is compatible with Plantoys Construction Set.

NEW! Plantoy Activity Blocks

Set of 9 blocks that are stackable by different textures, sound
and colour to stimulate touch, feel and various sounds. The
set consist of 3 visual blocks, 3 auditory blocks and 3 blocks
of kinesthetic. The set comes with a cotton bag.

NEW! Plantoy 30 Construction Set

The pieces can be easily assembled and disassembled to create
any imaginable form. The set comes with a screw driver.

NEW! Plantoy Lacing Sheep

Children can lace the colour corresponding to form a sheep, 
helping them learn the basic colour and sequence.

NEW! Plantoy Stacking Tree

This stacking set is designed based on the concept of nature. 
Each wooden piece can be stacked to form different kinds of trees. 
Children can learn the colour variation and size.

NEW! Plantoy Pull-Along Zebra

As your child pulls the string, the nodding 
movement is sure to capture your child's attention.

NEW! Plantoy Pull-Along Caterpillar

As your child pulls the string, the wiggling 
movement is sure to capture your child's attention.

NEW! Plantoy Shooting Ball

It comes with 3 different coloured wooden balls. 
It stimulates children's fine motor skill.

Photo Droplets Workshop

Friday, April 18, 2008

DIY Totebag Workshop

Watch how these young totebag fashion icons experiment with products from SES & Handelshaus to display their stylish designs.

Friday, April 4, 2008

Plan Toys Mission!!

Plan Toys create toys according to their aim "Innovative toys for the development of every child". They incorporate thoughtful design and age-appropriate challenges to empower children, encourages social interaction, promotes natural learning, inspires creative play and rewards discovery.
Quality and Safety
Plan Toys produces 100% of their toys in their own factories. This allows them to control the materials and quality that are put into their toys. Plan Toys quality and safety can be verified from the various International standards that Plan Toys has achieved throughout the years. Therefore, only through this method can they be 100% sure that their toys reflect the quality they desire and safety you expect.
Natural Materials
Plan Toys is made from recycled rubberwood that is kiln-dried instead of chemically treated. Plan Toys enables children to play, learn and become closer to nature.
Plan Toys simplicity in design is combined with innovative use of materials and open-ended function to encourage creative play and a fun experience.

Plan Toys are exclusively available at THE BETTER TOY STORE!

Tuesday, April 1, 2008

Plan Toys

Plan Toys Shopping Cart
The cart comes with a stopper in back to 
prevent overturning and the handle can be 
adjusted to accommodate the child's height.

Plan Toys Toaster
This realistic looking wooden toaster has 
movable levers and even a timer.

Plan Toys Wooden Breakfast Set
Wooden eggs, bread, salt, pepper, cheese
and more!

Plan Toys Refrigerator
This realistic unit comes complete with a 
three leveled fridge and freezer that even 
has a dispenser that makes wooden ice cubes.

No Sugar Added.

Dreaming of sweets that you can 
give your kid without having them 
bounce off your walls as a result a 
few minutes later? I found the solution, 
Haba's Wooden Chocolate Bar. Check 
out our large selection of role play 
food by Haba.

Friday, March 28, 2008

Saturday, March 22, 2008

Friends of The Better Toy Store: #1

Our cute lil' friend with Mr. Brown Mouse from Folkmanis! :)

Wednesday, March 19, 2008

100 years of Kathe Kruse

Hugging, listening, touching, feeling, delighting, laughing and loving 
are the expressions representing the Kathe Kruse philosophy. For 100 
years the company's name is synonymous with high quality hand made 
dolls and toys. Focusing on children's needs when choosing designs and 
fabric, natural materials are used as much as possible.

Only using fabrics awarded with the oko-tex certificate, all baby toys are 
tested by independent institutes according to the effective norms.

With the Kathe Kruse mottos of "The hand follows the heart" and "a doll 
has to be something a child can love." Their new collection is truly BETTER 
for your child!

Kathe Kruse is available at The Better Toy Store!!:)

Monday, March 17, 2008

Sew Fun!

Just sewed a couple of new "friends".