You know how kids sometimes enjoy playing with the box more than with the toy that came in it? That is where Oscar Diaz comes in, with his Tube Toys. Everything you need to build a toy is inside the tube and the only waste is a little paper label with instructions. Also, all parts […]Read more, you know you want to!
We liked the Villa Carton Biplane even before we received it. But when the package came and we assembled it we absolutely loved it. Unlike the City blocks we reviewed last time, the biplane is not really suitable for children under 3-4 years of age I’d say, so we had to be careful not to […]Read more, you know you want to!
Hi there, I am Boxy the Robot! They made me out of boxes, egg cartons, Makedo connectors, floral wire and they even some Christmas led lamps into my head. P also made me a trunk to carry his Teddy Bear friend we had visiting from his kindergarten. Friends. Hm…Do I dare?Read more, you know you want to!
Anybody who ever read this blog knows I am a little bit obsessed with cardboard toys. This tiny obsession of mine seems to have been passed on to my son(s). That, and re-creating the obvious:) I first met Villa Carton through their flip dolls and I soon realized majority of their products is actually made […]Read more, you know you want to!
Ever since we did the tutu photo-shoot P has been asking for a big camera with a lens cap and a display. So we made one during one of the rainy afternoons we had recently. We used cardboard packaging for the body, Smarties tube with a lid for a lens and a lens cap, Makedo […]Read more, you know you want to!
…or how to get away from the crocodile in a cardboard boat with spray bottle motor Way back in March, after we made our cardboard plane I was sent a precious package by Makedo to try out. We’ve been friends ever since. Some of our creations were lost for good when Daddy formatted the memory […]Read more, you know you want to!
Last week we received a package in the post almost every day. One was particularly big and precious: a Pappet cardboard castle. I don’t have to tell you P was ecstatic. I didn’t think that was possible, but as you can see, he can fit in the middle. He furnished it immediately. Entrance area: Roof […]Read more, you know you want to!
Pappet are paper and cardboard toys created by Bernardett Perjes. Not only they are Eco-friendly, they are also creativity boosters. Kids (and parents) get to assemble their own toys that can then can be coloured and decorated to your hearts content. Now, lets hear it from the creator herself. 1. Tell us a few words […]Read more, you know you want to!