Meet The Makers

Where we interview designers & makers, sit down for Q&A's, learn more about life behind a creative business, & find out the stories behind your favourite Eco brands..

Natruba natural rubber teething and bath toys, meet the makers at blue brontide UK

Meet the Makers - Natruba

Meet Natruba a small family owned Danish company that hand makes all of their bath toys & natural teething toys for babies from natural rubber from the hevea tree. Each toy is hand-sculpted, hand-cast & hand-painted in food graded dyes for completely unique Eco-friendly teething & sensory toys for babies that are natural, non-toxic & fully biodegradable. 
04, November 2022
meet the makers blue brontide heirloom wooden toys UK

Meet the Makers - Blue Brontide

Blue Brontide make beautiful hand-crafted wooden toys & children's tableware with the belief that children's items should not only be beautiful but built to last, made for keeps & designed to be passed down the family gathering memories & character along the way.
15, March 2022
Meet the makers Fanny & Alexander wooden toys

Meet the Makers - Fanny & Alexander

Fanny & Alexander was founded on a fundamental desire to encourage children (and the adults who love them) to play a little more, and a little better.
Founded by Delfina Aguilar, Fanny & Alexander launched their first collection of  toys in 2013, learn more about Delfina's design process here...
22, May 2021
Bright Corner

Meet the Makers - Bright Corner

Bright Corner design & make natural and safe nightlights in locally sourced sustainable materials all designed & manufactured right here in the U.K. Blue Brontide interviewed the maker of these stunning night-lights, Chloe Harrison, to learn the story behind the brand...   

22, May 2021
Meet the Makers - Kolekto

Meet the Makers - Kolekto

Kolekto's Stories In Structures series features architectural-designed wooden toys that focus on aesthetics, imagination & good craftsmanship. Only working with sustainable materials Kolekto creates timeless & durable toys that evolve with a child’s imagination.
28, February 2020

Meet the Makers - Aleta Kids

Aleta Kids beautiful wooden lacing toys and teethers are handmade in Spain from locally sourced, sustainable materials are a happy addition to Blue Brontide's natural wooden toy collection, we hope you love them as much as we do.

14, November 2019