Cubby the bear is a beautiful wooden stacking toy made with traditional Indian techniques using natural dyes and has a lac finish. The coloured rings help children learn about size and proportion and Cubby looks wonderful in any nursery.
This high quality toy is sure to be passed down as a treasured family keepsake for many years to come.
Packaged box size: 14.5 x 8 x 8 cm
Materials: Hale wood (Wrightia Tinctoria), vegetable dyes, lac (a natural resin secreted by microscopic tiny insects on tree bark that has been used in India for thousands of years).
Recommended ages 12 months+
You can see Cubby here:
Doing a Little Good
This product is:
Fair trade – produced under certified fair trade conditions in India
Safe – made with non-toxic vegetable colours and natural tree resin finish
Environmentally friendly – made with sustainable, untreated Hale wood, all parts of the tree are used and waste is converted to incense.
This 3 minute video show the process of making the lac sticks and mixing with natural dyes which are used for the finish on Cubby.