We just love these knitted fruit and veggies, they look good enough to eat!
MapleApple are a mother and daughter design duo based in Latvia. These wonderful creations made from wire wool and acrylic. What a fantastic way to demonstrate the shapes, colours and individuality of everyday items such as the humble fruit and vegetable…
Here at ALLOTINABOX© we are passionate about getting everyone growing food at home, and it’s often a real challenge to get children to enjoy the benefits that fruit and vegetables can bring. Designed as a series of playful and and fun knitted toys, the collection includes, beetroot, chilli, radish, leeks, garlic, potatoes and carrots.
Real vegetables transformed into child-safe play food gets the big thumbs up from our head grower, each of the items really capture the shape and hues of each chosen vegetables. Hand-knitted to be safe for children, the knitted fruits and veggies also provides an alternative to plastic and wooden toys which in our eyes is a big healthy bonus!
What we really love is the way that the designers have incorporated knitted roots, so that they give an impression of being freshly plucked from the soil.
…The complete collection is available online on MappleApple Etsy Shop.
Great Gifts Bravo!