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#1 FeralLIfeHacker

Posted 26 February 2013 - 12:39 PM

does anyone know where to buy them in Oz?

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#2 Jingleflea

Posted 26 February 2013 - 12:41 PM

I saw a site that sold Montesorri toys and Waldorf dolls. I'll go hunting and see if I can find the link for you.

Like these?


Edited by Jenflea, 26 February 2013 - 12:43 PM.

#3 Jingleflea

Posted 26 February 2013 - 01:17 PM

Etsy also has plenty of them listed.

#4 Jingleflea

Posted 27 February 2013 - 09:16 PM

Steiner toys, not Montessori.

#5 FeralLIfeHacker

Posted 28 February 2013 - 12:12 PM

That's them!  Thankyou so much biggrin.gif

eta eek they are exxy, might see if I can make some!

Edited by lifehacker, 28 February 2013 - 12:12 PM.

#6 Accidental

Posted 28 February 2013 - 12:26 PM

Instead of playsilks I made play cottons, for I am a tight a*se. wink.gif

My DDs love them.

I found the cotton at spotlight, I think it was $4 a metre, and made one in every colour of the rainbow plus black and brown. 10 scarves, total cost $40.  Win!

#7 Monden

Posted 28 February 2013 - 12:34 PM

I bought my son's play silks from 'Polkadot Penguin' - they have a website for baby blankets. They're not selling the silks anymore but still had a few sets for a reduced price so if you message the owner they may still have some.

The sets have 10 silk squares in different colours in a polkadotted silk drawstring bag called a "Bag of Imagination". They're great!

#8 kpingitquiet

Posted 28 February 2013 - 12:52 PM

http://www.silkplayground.com/ is Australian.

#9 Turn left

Posted 28 February 2013 - 08:35 PM

They are exxy but worth every cent.  I bought plain white silks and died them myself with koolaid.  My kids have been playing with them now for 5 years and they stillc look like new.  They are the best toy I've ever bought.

#10 FeralLIfeHacker

Posted 01 March 2013 - 12:16 PM

QUOTE (theaccidentalhousewife @ 28/02/2013, 01:26 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Instead of playsilks I made play cottons, for I am a tight a*se. wink.gif

My DDs love them.

I found the cotton at spotlight, I think it was $4 a metre, and made one in every colour of the rainbow plus black and brown. 10 scarves, total cost $40.  Win!

Love it!  biggrin.gif  

Thanks monden will have a look.

Will check the link kpingitquiet thanks!

Turn left, are you in the US? I don't think we have kool-aid here unsure.gif  

Great to here they are so good, I am trying to look at more open-ended toys/playthings for the kids biggrin.gif

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