In recent years we’ve seen a surge in the popularity of wooden kids toys and for good reason. They are eco-friendly, safe & have a retro feel that fits with many modern decors.
Plus they are great for teaching your kids practical skills and for helping them develop motor skills rather than spending all of their time on technology.
With this dramatic rise in popularity we’ve also seen an explosion in brands that sell wooden toys. So to prevent you from spending all day researching the best brands on the market, we’ve compiled a detailed and in depth list of the best brands on the market. We’ll be adding to it regularly, so stay tuned!
Melissa and Doug have been making wooden toys for over 25 years and are one of the most widely known brands in the industry. They are available across most solid toy stores, plus they are stocked by numerous online sellers also.
2. Le Toy Van
Le Toy Van are an english company that have distilled a strong British feeling in all their toys. They are designed fantastically and have a strong attention to detail in their manufacturing process. I would strongly recommend them for anyone new to wooden toys.
3. Tiger Tribe
Tiger Tribe are one of the new kids on the block, but have they created a stir! From starting in 2007, they’ve quickly grown into one of the nation's largest wooden toy companies. They combine the tradition of wooden toys with the beauty and sophistication of modern design & manufacturing.
4. Kinder Feet
Kinder Feet are designed specifically for children between 1-2 years old. Their range includes balance bikes and trikes.
Automoblox bring wooden toys to the 21st century. Their wooden cars aren’t like anything you’ve seen before. Featuring retro design their vehicles can be pulled apart and rebuilt without damage satisfying even the most curious kids.
I’ll be updating this list weekly, so tune in for more great wooden toy brands soon.