Posts Tagged ‘babies’

A great idea for busy little fingers

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Check out this cute wooden toy sheep made from native Matai wood by Timber & Twine. The perfect teething and grasping toy for babies – and for preschoolers, a fun and challenging threading game! It comes with shoe laces for threading.

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Timber & Twine toys are lovingly handmade by Papa Stu in Christchurch, using beautiful native reclaimed timbers and a natural finishing of oils and beeswax. These sweet toys will inspire imaginative, naturally engaging play for preschoolers, and sensory experiences for babies.


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Baby’s got sole

Thursday, July 6th, 2017

We think these handcrafted baby hightop boxing boots by Finnbear are pretty gosh-darned cute. Soft, flexible, and colourful, they’re perfect for little growing feet while looking super cute at the same time!

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Well crafted gifts for the little people in your life

Thursday, November 24th, 2016

Bullseye, a one-of-a-kind heirloom hobby horse by Nobel Steed

There’s nothing quite like well crafted gifts for the little people in your life – they have heart and soul that mass produced toys just can’t compete with. We’ve picked out a bunch of cute and colourful creations for kids in our Gifts for Children gift guide.

Gifts for children

1 Unicorn by Jane Dunn | 2 Giant wooden truck by Hebe Kids | 3 Fabric wings by Hello Fallow | 4 Wooden triceratops by The Elves and the Woodbotherer | 5 Cloth handmade doll by Zealous Design


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Beautiful bonnets

Monday, September 26th, 2016

Warmer days are on the way and everyone, including the little ‘uns, will be needing protection from the sun.

We love these deep-brimmed bonnets, in gorgeous retro prints, for babies and children from Nella. They’re a super-cute and practical way to help your kids stay sun safe!

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Baby’s got sole…

Saturday, September 10th, 2016

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Sweet shoes for tiny toes from Baby’s Got Sole »


Introducing Felt Babies & Children emails

Thursday, July 7th, 2016

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Love New Zealand made for your little ones (or in constant need of gifts for small friends and relations)? Get handpicked selections from our Babies & Children section delivered straight to your inbox! Click here to subscribe to Felt Babies & Children emails or customise your email settings here »

Capped Sleeve Cardigan in Grey Marl by Mum of Twins
Reversible Fabric Headband "Circus Animal" by Sew Mama
I Spy Bag - Colourful Geometric by The Makery
Wooden Blocks by Oh Deer and Co


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The perfect gift for a new arrival

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

Is there a new arrival on the way in your family, or the family someone you know?

Hazy Prints Studio has come up with the perfect gift – the My Story Baby Book. This sweet publication combines a journal to record those precious memories with a set of their popular kraft milestone cards to cut out as needed. With 52 pages, there’s heaps of room to include photos, stories and memories too.

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Perfect for a hop around the garden!

Monday, May 23rd, 2016

Woodland bunny wool bonnet by Heart Felt

Jannelle of Heart Felt makes these gorgeous bonnets from vintage, retro and recycled wool and cotton fabrics. This little sweetie is a woodland bunny wool bonnet that ties under the chin. It’s made from gray wool lined in a delicate floral cotton, and the floppy ears feature a beautiful piece of vintage embroidery. So beautiful!


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Those lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014


Gorgeous handmade gifts for kids

Friday, December 6th, 2013

There’s nothing quite like handmade gifts for the little people in your life – they have heart and soul that mass produced toys just can’t compete with. Check out these cute and colourful creations for kids, just a few of the lovely gifts for kids in the Felt Christmas Gift Guide.

We’ve got lovely textile toys and tees…

… gifts that fire the imagination for all ages…

… and some beautiful handcrafted wooden delights. Take a wander in New Zealand’s best handcrafted toyshop, the Gifts for Kids page of the Felt Christmas Gift Guide, and make it magical Christmas for the children.