The blocks that click.
A much-anticipated addition to our natural-toy lineup, Tegu Magnetic Wooden Blocks are here at last. Tegu has been a favorite in our family for years now, a toy that truly is fun for the whole family. We know you will love them too. The iconic click of two Tegu blocks coming together is the sound of make-believe play, imaginations and creativity running wild, and playroom engineering marvels in progress. When you see the look on your child's face as they watch their blocks defy gravity, you'll know there is no other toy quite like it.
Here at The Rope Swing, we love a good, quality toy as much as we love providing safe and sustainable products for your families. This is another reason we are proud to carry Tegu, a one-of-a-kind toy company on a mission to make a positive social impact. Committed to the sustainable harvesting of wood used in the making of it's blocks, Honduras-based Tegu has partnered with local Honduran cooperatives who individually hand pick each mature tree for use. Additionally, Tegu has partnered with local communities to support reforestation, donating a portion of revenue to replanting efforts. For every one tree harvested, another 983 are planted.
By paying employees a living wage and focusing on long-term career growth and development, Tegu is bringing world-class employment standards to Central America. Tegu has also partnered with a school called AFE, to provide an education for the children whose families work at the Tegucigalpa city trash dump. These children previously worked alongside their parents picking out food and recyclables from garbage to earn a living. Tegu donates a portion of its revenue toward funding days of school for AFE children.
Big news, friends. At long last, we bring our green goodies to you in Downtown Weatherford. Now you can pop on down to York Ave. at your convenience to grab that back up bento box, emergency amber necklace, bottle of Thieves oil, last minute gift, or even start on your Christmas shopping! The [...]
We're having a birthday, friends! This July marks one year since The Rope Swing opened up shop, and we've loved every minute of it. We've worked hard to bring a greater variety of green products to your families, both here in North Texas, and to our online friends as well. And we've made so many [...]
The Rope Swing is THRILLED to announce we now carry the cutest shoes on the planet. Meet Starry Knight Design. Not ONLY are they irresistibly adorable, but they are also handcrafted here in the USA. Owner of Starry Knight Designs, Melanie Knight, makes these precious little gems in her solar-powered home studio in the Bitterroot [...]
The perfect seasonal addition to our Arts and Crafts line, Eco-Kids' egg coloring kits have arrived. This kit comes with 3 primary color powder packs, a color chart to create 6 custom colors, a crayon for texturing your eggs, and a custom egg dipper. Made in the USA with natural and organic fruit, plant and [...]
Dear Friends, we are THRILLED to announce The Rope Swing now carries Pura Stainless. We are always on a mission to offer the safest, non-toxic, top-of-the line products for your families, and it is with this intention we have added Pura to our selection.Why Pura? Because Pura Kiki is the ONLY 100% plastic-free bottle on [...]
New year means new goodies at The Rope Swing! We're excited to introduce these stunning, silk suncatchers for children, byMagic Planet Silk Arts! Made in the USA, these bright, whimsical silk paintings will surely fill any nursery or playroom with joy. Each is painted to order, with small variations in color making each a unique [...]
ECOlunchbox Splash Boxes arrive today. The plastic-free silicone lid offers the leak-free convenience of plastic in a stainless steel lunch box! You can't beat it.
The Rope Swing has a whole mess of Eco-Dough in stock! Naturally colored with fruit and vegetable extracts, and made in U.S.A.Eco-Dough is made of all natural ingredients including plant, fruit and vegetable extracts. Essential oils keep the dough soft and pliable and provide a light aroma. The colors are earthy and vibrant. We LOVE [...]
We are excited to offer Sarah's Silks Playsilks in a variety of colors. These Waldorf-inspired silks are the essence of imaginative play, encouraging creativity in little ones in a variety of ways. Perfect for dress-up, capes, fort building, puppet shows and more.Most popular waldorf toys, used in preschools, kindergartens and homes all over the world. [...]