Posts Categorized: Wooden Toys

Bespoken Nostalgia of the Holiday Season

In a world made for ephemera, we often lose the tenderness that makes the gift-giving season truly special. In selecting the perfect present to give someone at the holidays, we choose to create lasting memories that our children will carry with them beyond adolescence. Create memories with handcrafted, bespoken toys this holiday that your child… Read more »

Why You Should Choose Wooden Toys

Wooden Toys

If you’ve been to a toy store lately, you’ve probably noticed that the majority of toys are bright, loud, and plastic. However, old-fashioned wooden toys that used to entertain kids for hours have made a strong comeback in recent years. In fact, playing with wooden toys can actually be very beneficial for your child. Extremely… Read more »

How Playing with Dolls Benefits Children

Childrens Toys

It can be hard to pull children away from their electronics. Kids have so many stimulating devices around them that it can be hard to focus their attention elsewhere, but old-fashioned play is great for their minds and their bodies. Playing dolls comes with a variety of benefits of children of all genders. Social Skills… Read more »

Decorating a Dollhouse with Amish Furniture

If your child is interested in dolls or dollhouses, why not decorate a classic dollhouse with beautiful, handmade Amish furniture and create memories that will last a lifetime? A dollhouse furnished with well-crafted handmade pieces designed to stand the test of time can be passed down through a family for generations.   Choosing pieces for… Read more »

Want to Work with Wood? Start with Whittling!

“I’ve always wanted to work with wood, but I never know where to start. There’s just so much to learn!”   It’s a common quandary, one we hear all too often from friend and patrons of Carriage House. Woodworking is a wonderful hobby that can bring its practitioners years of satisfaction and enjoyment. It’s true… Read more »

Wooden Toys for Children

Wooden toys have been around forever, and they will continue to be brought into every home where there are children.  There are several reasons as to why wooden toys continue to be purchased each year and are enjoyed by kids of all ages. Wooden toys are practical, easy to clean and they will last through… Read more »