Collection: Channapatna Toys

Channapatna toys, also known as "gombegala ooru" or toy town, are wooden toys that are handcrafted in the town of Channapatna in Karnataka, India. These toys are made from ivory wood and are known for their bright colours and unique designs. The craft of making Channapatna toys has been passed down through generations of craftsmen.

Channapatna toys are made using a lathe machine and non-toxic vegetable dyes. The toys come in a variety of shapes and sizes, from tiny animals to larger dolls and games. The designs are often inspired by nature, with animals and birds being a popular choice. The toys are not only beautiful but also eco-friendly and safe for children to play with. The use of non-toxic dyes ensures that they are safe for children.

Channapatna toys have gained recognition around the world and have even been awarded the Geographical Indication tag by the government of India.