This colorful block set in the shape of the setting sun is perfect for open-ended play. Stack the ten pieces, treat them as puzzle pieces and re-create the design, or use the pieces to create lovely scenes—the play opportunities are endless. Ethically made in Germany.
Want to pair this with a book? Try Rumpelstiltskin by Paul Galdone (1985), a fairy tale that comes from Germany, where this toy was made.
Size: 5 x 9 1/4 x 2 3/4 inches
Recommended Age: 3+ years
For more than sixty years, Glückskäfer, a small, family-run toy business, has been creating high-quality wooden toys in Germany. With the philosophy “toys in harmony with nature,” it is dedicated to environmental conservation. It uses only wood from European forests certified for sustainable forestry management by the Forest Stewardship Council/Program for the Endorsement of Forest Certification Schemes (mainly beech and maple). The company also uses only paints and varnishes that are primarily water-based and certified as safe for the environment and for your little ones.