Through handicraft toys, you can get acquainted with Russian history and culture. By creating a thing by hand, the master fills it with a particle of his soul. It turns out a unique item that reflects the originality of the whole country.
What are Russian folk toys?
By type, the following folk craft toys for children are distinguished:
- Moving or static images of animals, fairy-tale characters.
- Matryoshka dolls have an ancient mystical meaning - renewable life.
- Dolls depicting angels, boys and girls, women and men in national costumes.
- Christmas and New Year folk toys - Santa Claus and Snow Maiden, the Kremlin and the red star, animals of the Russian forest.
- Board games are usually chess, checkers, loto, dominoes.
According to the material of manufacture, crafts are divided into:
You can classify Russian folk craft toys according to their purpose:
- Created for a child's play. They are bought as a gift for daughters and sons, nephews, children of acquaintances and friends. Some are played by adults. For example, dominoes or chess.
- Designed to decorate spaces. They have an aesthetic function; they are usually placed on a shelf next to a service or figurines. For example, porcelain dolls or hand-painted clay crafts. They can decorate not only the living room, but also the office, demonstrating the taste of the owner and adherence to traditional views.
- Amulets, utility items (for example, a woman for a teapot) and event items (New Year's) are allocated in a separate category.
Why should you buy handicraft toys?
Russia is rich in folk crafts; toys, their types are striking in variety. Our marketplace tried to place all this wealth and beauty on the pages of the site, distributing it in the catalog.
- Treat yourself and your loved ones.
- Surprise a familiar foreigner and his family.
- Emphasize your love for your country, history and culture.
Purchase a unique toy created by experts in their craft. In our online store you will find a variety of eco-friendly, beautiful, traditional products and you can order home delivery.