These natural gourd maracas are carved and then painted in the colourful style typical of Huancayo, Peru. They have the most beautiful carvings on them, they really are a beautiful addition to your little one’s sensory basket both in terms of music and in terms of sight and texture. They are surprisingly loud with an intense rattle sound
Why this item is ecologically sound.
The supplier of all our musical items have stated that their products are “100% eco-friendly products, and that includes their packaging. All products are made from either recycled, or naturally biodegradable material”.
Health and safety
As a caregiver we obviously ensure that your child needs to be safe and hence all play with these sensory basket needs to be supervised at all times as these objects are not toys (unless purchased from the sensory toy section). Again caregivers need to take care with babies putting things in their mouths, whilst babies explore a lot of things through taste in their mouths caregivers take the responsibility of this and you know what you would be happy for your child to experience. Hollyandjoe.co.uk will not take any responsibility for children putting things into their mouths which are not suitable and also that you need to supervise your children with their play and discoveries in these baskets.
Ensure you check items regularly to ensure that they are safe and clean.
Please note some of the items in these baskets are natural items and therefore can vary slightly in size, shape and colour. Any little one enjoying these baskets should be supervised by an adult at all times, it is the responsibility of the caregiver to determine which items are suitable and age appropriate.
We advise that you check the contents of the basket regularly for signs of wear and damage and also clean the items as necessary.