Keeping in line with the ethically-sourced and fair trade theme, I have compiled an assortment of super cozy children's toys. There's something for everyone in this round-up so read on for some adorable finds for your future artist, engineer, performer or landscaper...
1 - Wooden Truck Crayon Holder - $22.95 - This organic wooden truck holds 24 crayons and comes in a variety of other shapes.
2 - Crochet Globe - $58 - 10% of the proceeds from this soft, gentle toy go to Free the Children, a charity that assists youth in reaching their full potential.
3 - Mittens Advent Garland - $39 - Hand-made in Nepal by a fair trade facility, this advent calendar can be filled with 25 mini-surprises for your little one.
4 - Fox Mask - $52 - This gorgeous, whimsical fox mask is designed by RISD-trained textile designer, Stephanie Housley. They are jointly made in India and Brooklyn.
5 - Circus Elephant Toy - $25 - Designed in Denmark, this charming stuffed elephant is super snuggly and made of 100% cotton.
6 - Ostheimer Swan - $24 - This beautiful swan is hand-carved in Germany using ethically sourced wood.
7 - Wooden Toy Camera - $19.95 - Made of a variety of contrasting hardwoods, this rustic take on the traditional camera is handcrafted in New England.
8 - Eco Friendly Toy Planting Kit - $12.95 - Allow the child in your life to show off their green thumb with this 100% recycled planting kit.
9 - Felted Mushroom Birdhouse - $25.95 - This actual birdhouse is made in Nepal using sustainably harvested materials.
10 - Peace Train Set - $25 - All aboard the peace train! This handcrafted gem hails from Vermont.
11 - Peruvian Style Hat & Gloves - $18 - These soft and luxurious alpaca knits are handcrafted in Ecuador. Every purchase supports the economy of the indigenous Andean Quichua people.