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Shine Bhola

ZÜLO is a magnetic modular wooden toys range of 60 animal figurines made from assorted scrap and waste wood, containing no harmful chemicals.

The product is primarily handcrafted from assorted scrap and waste wood, having no harmful chemicals and negligible carbon footprint which fulfils safe sustainable production.

Presently there are no woodturning craft-based magnetic toys in the market. ZÜLO toys are the first of its kind combining this craft with magnets to form different interchangeable movable building parts.

They intuitively trigger imagination and aid cognitive development. In sharp contrast to short-life plastic ones – which end up in landfills and oceans – these can be passed on by generations as timeless heirlooms, thus spurring socially and environmentally responsible consumption.

This project has been longlisted in the product design category of Dezeen Awards 2020.

Designer: ZÜLO
Project: ZÜLO

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