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#1 of 6 Old 12-11-2010, 02:55 PM - Thread Starter
 
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Hello!  I am finding all of these lovely wooden/natural/made in the USA and Fair Trade toys online....but I haven't bought anything yet because I was hoping to give my business to local merchants wherever possible.

 

SO -- who knows where to get great, eco- and labor-friendly toys, in our tribal areas?

 

Please post the shop and the location along with stuff they do best.

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Tugooh toys seems to have lots of natural toys. They are at 1319 Wisconsin AV, NW in DC or 4823 Bethesda Ave, NW in Bethesda.

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aMuse Toys has a wonderful selection and two locations.  http://www.amusetoys.com/  They have a lot of Plan and Haba stuff and lots of craft type stuff for older kids too.


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aMuse Toys has a wonderful selection and two locations.  http://www.amusetoys.com/  They have a lot of Plan and Haba stuff and lots of craft type stuff for older kids too.



This is in Baltimore City and in Fells Point.

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There's a cute little place on York Road near the Anneslie/Rodger's Forge/Stoneleigh area called Home Again.  They have new and consigned jewelry and furniture and a bunch of kids stuff too. 

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Red Canoe in Lauraville/Hamilton (NE Baltimore):

 

http://www.redcanoe.bz/


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