Want To Send Your Grandkids Something Extra Special? Discover these must-have heirloom wooden toys.

Made of from sustainably sourced wood and painted with non-toxic, water-based paints, these heirloom-quality gifts from Raduga Grez, Tender Leaf Toys and Guidecraft are just the thing you need for memory-making with the grandkids!

A Blonde Haired Boy playing with the Tender Leaf Toys Wild Pines Train Set

When it comes to gifting toys, we know how frustrating it can be to see a million plastic parts tossed haphazardly around the house the next time you come to visit. We also know that you want your gift to facilitate years of memory making, not months.

That’s why we are ALL ABOUT these timeless wooden toy options from Raduga Grez, Guidecraft and Tender Leaf Toys.

Scroll down to learn more about these sustainable toy brands and discover our favorite toy picks.

 

Sustainable Wooden Toy Brands We Love

 

Raduga Grez

 

All ethically made in Russia from sustainably sourced wood and non-toxic water-based paints, the gorgeous wooden toy collection from Raduga Grez includes Montessori-inspired rainbow stackers as well as timeless block sets, food toys and more!

 

Tender Leaf Toys

 

Made from renewable rubber wood and non-toxic, water-based paints, Tender Leaf Toys offers everything from dinosaur figurines to dollhouses to play kitchen sets. The perfect combination of educational and fun, they’re items that even your grandkids’ kids will play with.

 

Guidecraft

 

Inspired by STEM activities, Guidecraft uses FSC and GreenGuard certified wooden materials to create timeless transportation toys, train sets, big building blocks and more!

 

 

Wooden Toy Gifts For Grandkids

 

 

Stackers & Rainbows

 

Ideal from 12 months and up, these classic stackers and rainbows are wonderful for honing hand-eye coordination, learning about shapes and sizes and encouraging open-ended play. Understated and cute, they can also double as nursery decor!

 

Raduga Graz Earth Stacking Tower AW19

Raduga Grez Earth Stacking Tower

 

$50

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Raduga Grez Pastel + Natural Stacking Tower

 

Raduga Grez Pastel + Natural Stacking Tower

 

$50

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Raduga Graz Sand Stacker AW19

Raduga Grez Sand Small Arch Stacker

 

$30

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Raduga Graz Mountains Small Arch Stacker AW19

 

Raduga Grez Mountains Small Stacker

 

$35

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Wooden Figurines

 

The wooden figurine sets include options for dinosaur enthusiasts, exotic animal lovers and those who favor farmyard friends! Fantastic for facilitating open ended play, they allow children to use their imaginations while honing their hand-eye coordination, expanding their vocabularies and developing empathy for animals.

 

Tender Leaf Toys Dinosaurs

 

Tender Leaf Toys Dinosaurs Set

 

$55.99

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Tender Leaf Toys Safari Colletion

 

Tender Leaf Toys Safari Collection

 

$54.99

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Tender Leaf Toys Farmyard Animals

 

Tender Leaf Toys Farmyard Animals

 

$53.99

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Play Kitchen + Toy Food

 

Play kitchens and toy food are an absolute essential for both boys and girls. Great for encouraging healthy eating and broadening a child’s vocabulary, they also help children develop independence, life skills and a sense of self.

Measuring 3 ft high, the Tender Leaf Toys Kitchen Range has loads of accessories like storage jars, tea towel, utensils, a blackboard and more!

 

Tender Leaf Toys Kitchen Range

 

Tender Leaf Toys Kitchen Range

 

$249.99

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Tender Leaf Toys Fruit and Veggie Crates

 

Tender Leaf Toys Wooden Fruit & Veggies Crate

 

$39.98

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Things That Go

 

Transportation toys are ideal for teaching kids how things work and demonstrating cause and effect. From setting up a train set to considering which truck would be best to move a heavy load of blocks, kids get to think critically, problem-solve and use their imaginations.

Both Guidecraft and Tender Leaf Toys have fantastic options that don’t require a driver’s or operator’s license!

 

 

Guidecraft Wooden Front Loader

 

Guidecraft Wooden Front Loader

 

$49.95

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Guidecraft Big Wrecking Ball Truck

 

Guidecraft Big Wrecking Ball Truck

 

$119.95

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Guidecraft Big Dump Truck

 

Guidecraft Big Dump Truck

 

$99.95

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Guidecraft Big Cement Truck

 

Guidecraft Big Cement Truck

 

$119.95

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Tender Leaf Toys Wild Pines Train Set

 

Tender Leaf Toys Wild Pines Train Set

 

$99.99

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Tender Leaf Blue Bird Service Station

 

Tender Leaf Toys Blue Bird Service Station

 

$115

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Tender Leaf Formula One Racing Tracks

 

Tender Leaf Toys Formula One Racing Tracks

 

$30

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Guidecraft Mini Wooden Trucks

Guidecraft Mini Wooden Trucks

 

$39.95

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Guidecraft Foundation Set C

 

Guidecraft Foundation Train Set C

 

$349.95

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Timeless Wooden Dollhouses

 

Remember your first dollhouse? SAME. We spent hours creating special family scenes, decorating rooms and imagining what type of home we’d make one day. Scroll down to see Tender Leaf Toys’ Cottontail Cottage, Foxtail Villa and Dovetail House and meet The Goodwood Family!

Tender Leaf Cotton Tail Cottage

 

Tender Leaf Toys Cottontail Cottage

 

$150

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Tender Leaf Foxtail Villa

 

Tender Leaf Toys Foxtail Villa

 

$235

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Tender Leaf Dovetail House

 

Tender Leaf Toys Dovetail House

 

$250

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Tender Leaf Toys The Goodwood Family

 

Tender Leaf Toys The Goodwood Family

 

$51.99

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Wooden Role Play Toys

 

When kids role play, they get to pretend to be someone else and experiment with different personality types. Fun to do solo or with a friend/family member, toys like the Tender Leaf Gelato van and Garden Wheelbarrow can help develop manners, communication skills as well as hand-eye coordination.

 

 

Tender Leaf Penguin's Gelato Van

 

Tender Leaf Toys Penguin’s Gelato Van

 

$30

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Tender Leaf Ice Cream Cart

 

Tender Leaf Toys Ice Cream Cart

 

$64.99

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Tender Leaf Garden Wheelbarrow Set

Tender Leaf Garden Wheelbarrow Set

 

Tender Leaf Toys Garden Wheelbarrow Set

 

$80

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Tender Leaf Royal Castle

Tender Leaf Toys Royal Castle

 

$116

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Wooden Blocks

 

Because block play is incredibly important for both cognitive and physical development, the National Association for the Education of Young Children believes every classroom should have a set!

These unique blocks from Guidecraft take the activity further (and outside) but allowing kids to think and grow big!

 

Guidecraft Outdoor Hollow Blocks

 

Guidecraft Outdoor Wooden Hollow Blocks

 

$999.95

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Guidecraft Hollow Blocks

Guidecraft Wooden Hollow Blocks

 

$199.95

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Guidecraft Notch Blocks

 

Guidecraft Wooden Notch Blocks

 

$449.95

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