Herok’s top six favourite wooden toys

As furniture manufacturers, Herok have a fascination for all things traditionally made, so appropriately for the time of year we thought we would share with you some of our favourite wooden toys.

wooden toys_AbbyandEmma1. Melissa & Doug Abby and Emma Magnetic Dress Up Dolls

Emma and Abby are best friends and they just love playing dress up: help them exchange outfits and try on all the clothes in hundreds of combinations. Which styles suit them best? This dress up set includes two magnetic wooden dolls with sixty outfit pieces, which can be put together in hundreds of style options for hours of fun. Not suitable for children under 36 months due to small parts. From ELC £19.99




wooden toys_firestation2. Toy Fire Station & Engine

Man the engine! This exciting play set will set their imagination alight; there’s so much inspiration for all sorts of stories and adventures. The Fire Station has large doors which open to reveal the garage area and the all-important Fireman’s pole; there are also some sleeping quarters for the firemen when they’re not out on call. There’s a fire tower (for training exercises no doubt), and a sturdy fire engine with a rotating ladder and a removable hose. Set includes Fire Station with opening doors and lift off roof, Tower with ladder, Fire Truck and four Firemen. From Great Little Trading Co. £75

wooden toys_pirates3. Budkins Pirate Set

Brilliant wooden toys perfect for imaginative play. A set of three dolls that can be played with on their own or with doll’s houses, or Jolly Pirate Ship. From JoJo Maman Bébé £17.00





wooden toys_construction-site-special-offer-package4. Construction Site Special Offer Package

Brilliant strong, solid wooden construction world will be a winner with little boys and girls everywhere. Beautifully made by Pin Toys in environmentally friendly replenishable rubberwood with realistic detailing. Each tough working vehicle is an ideal individual toy but add to your collection and create an entire fun building site for hours of imaginative play! From Mulberry Bush £138



wooden toys_playkitchen5. Super Star Play Kitchen

WINNER Loved By Parents Awards 2015 – Gold,  Award for Best Wooden Toy
3-6yrs, and Best Interactive Toy 3-6yrs

For parents with a tasty budget. This provides all the ingredients they need for hours of play in one, sturdy wooden toy. Features: washing machine & oven with turning dials, hob with clicking dials, microwave with turning dial, fridge, removable sink with tap, two cupboards, clock with turning hands (handy for learning to tell the time), hanging hooks. From Great Little Trading Co. £160


wooden toys_2345646586. Janod Magnet Submarine Play Set

Let your little sea-dwellers plumb a watery abyss with this Janod Magnet Submarine Play Set! This nifty pack comes with a submarine made of 5 magnetic pieces for quick and easy assembly. The cherry wood sea vehicle features a cute face peeking out, a turbine and a periscope for the most authentic play time experience. The magnetic assembly will work on your tot’s hand-eye coordination, and give them a super-cool toy to play with. Not suitable for children under 2 years. From John Lewis £16.95

If you need to update your infant, junior, or primary school library furniture, why not go direct to the manufacturer, Herok, based in Hertfordshire. Herok manufactures a wide choice of sturdy Kinderboxes, book trolleys, library shelving, book and media spinners, book displays and reading corners in a great range of colours. See www.Herok.com for further details of all of our school library furniture products.