Lego’s 1970s letter to parents stands test of time

Lego’s 1970s letter to parents stands test of time

Blue for boys and pink for girls – yep, the building blocks of gender stereotyping start even before birth. Perhaps that’s why a 1970s note to parents from Lego has struck a chord across the world after it resurfaced four decades later.

Etsy find of the day – felt ravioli and bow pasta

Etsy find of the day – felt ravioli and bow pasta

Let them open up their own Italian restaurant with this sweet set of felt pasta. There’s ravioli, tortellini and farfalle for hours of pretend play fun. $15 from Piccolo Popolo Di Pezza.

The sky’s the limit with Bildy construction toy

The sky’s the limit with Bildy construction toy

Kids need space to play and when that play happens inside an imaginary world they’ve built themselves, then it really captures the essence of childhood. Bildy facilitates this need with their grande scale modular construction toy that provides limitless opportunities for play. 

Etsy find of the day – hand painted teepee

Etsy find of the day – hand painted teepee

This hand painted canvas teepee is the ideal retreat for your favourite little chief. $143 from Crafty Leather.

Etsy find of the day – golden pink dress-up wings

Etsy find of the day – golden pink dress-up wings

Your little angel will fly in style with these beautiful satin/cotton wings. $70 from Sparrow and B Costumery.

//