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String Games

String Games

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Remember playing Cat's Cradle when you were little? I do! With my Grandma!

String games are one of the oldest games in human history, involving creating various string figures, either individually or by passing a loop of string back and forth between two or more players. Games can range from simple to complex, so practice and patience are required! Many parents carry string games along on trips, to restaurants, and visits with relatives as a way to pass the time and share tricks with their children.

  • Handmade and dyed in Australia by my son Noah in all the colors of the rainbow. 
  • Open-ended play with String Games will keep children amused as they use their imagination to create different patterns and unique shapes!
  • Promotes development by building finger dexterity and hand-eye coordination, patience, communication, and encouraging the growth of neural pathways in our brains - Read More

Game instructions can be found here.

If they break (from rough yanking) light a candle and burn the ends back together. (adults only!)

Ages 5 and up. Great party favors!

Sustainably Made

Silk toys are made from 100% pure mulberry silk. Gentle on Mother Earth, silk is a natural fiber that breaks down easily and returns to the soil, replenishing and nourishing Mother Earth.

Care Instructions

Silk pieces: Hand-wash with mild shampoo or dish soap and warm water. Hang dry, and iron on medium to restore shine.

Easy Returns

We happily accept returns that are initiated within 30 days of the order’s delivery date.

Safety Info

Warning: Strangulation hazard - long cord

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A Silk & Wood Childhood

Our silk and wood toys are open-ended and inspire children to pretend. At Sarah's Silks, we have a wide variety of carefully designed natural toys that will delight your child's imagination and be lovely to have around the house. Waldorf teachers recommend simple items just like our silk and wooden toys to help spark any child's imagination.

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  • Easy Returns

    We happily accept returns that are initiated within 30 days of the order’s delivery date.

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Lori O.

So much fun!

My six year old son is in love with his strong game. I had no idea what a huge hit it would be. Such a wonderful, simple toy. Thank you!

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Cecilia D.
United States United States

Sturdy and attractive!

Well made string games that feel smooth in the hands. Great for cats cradle type games.

Sarah S.
United States United States

We are absolutely obsessed with string games in our family

Love the quality and the color 5+

veronica c.
United States United States

Best Gift for giving

My 3rd and 4th graders girls loved passing these out to their friends. Great new colors!

Fatima C.
United States United States

The thinking toy

We’re both learning to use this and o love it because it keeps my daughter busy and thinking hard to get it right.