January 2022 Winter Update

January 2022 Winter Update

Hello Everyone!Happy New Year to you all. I hope you are keeping well in these cold winter months. As you can see, we have had some cold weather ou...

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Slow Making

Slow Making

Last week I launched the Enchanted Forest Collection and the array of beautiful animal and forest folk. The collection has been a labour of love and one inspired by nature and sustainability.

Some of the pieces in the collection have...

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Meet the Animal Folk

Meet the Animal Folk

This week I launch a brand new collection of toys called The Enchanted Forest. It is a handcrafted range of heirloom pieces that are inspired by nature and the hope to...

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Meet The Forest Folk

Meet The Forest Folk

In today's blog post, I want to introduce the Forest Folk who live in the forest. They all have rich biographies, which are connected to fables, folklore and the stories of our ancestors in the British isles. These Forest Folk toys...

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National Play Day - Hellion Toys

National Play Day

Traditionally held on the first Wednesday in August, Playday is the national day for play in the UK. Its purpose is to celebrate the importance of play and promote just how beneficial it is for children. Here at Hellion Toys, Dr Hellion passionately believes in nurturing open-ended play!

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International Tiger Day - Hellion Toys

International Tiger Day

Did you know that one of the ways you can help to protect animal habitats, including that of wild tigers, is to ensure items made from wood carry the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC®) label?

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One Giant leap! - Hellion Toys

One Giant leap!

On the 20th of July every year National Moon Day marks the historic lunar landing and celebrates the astounding decade of research, design and technological developments made by staff (and contractors!) for NASA's Apollo missions.

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St Swithin's Day - Hellion Toys

St Swithin's Day

It's almost time. Summer is at hand and the school holidays are soon to be upon us here at Hellion Toys HQ. If you follow me on social media you will know I'm quite obsessed with the weather...

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