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Collection: Vintage toys

In the course of our wanderings to hunt for old linen, we regularly come across wonders of old toys. Dollhouses, furniture and dolls beds, of course, but also porcelain or tin dinettes, stoves, sewing machines and tin stoves, rocking horses. These vintage toys are fascinating unique pieces that tell about our past.

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Antique toys have a history

Old toys experienced a real boom in the 19th century with the great periods of industrialization. Appear the dolls, then the tin toys, with a peak at the turn of the 20th century until the 50s. The toys are governed by a sexual differentiation, one attributes to the little girls toys which will allow him to fulfill well his future role of mother. The boys are given toy soldiers and electric trains. By following the aesthetic of fashion and society, old toys bear witness to a culture, which is what makes them so charming.

Toys of miniaturization

In the family of old toys, we therefore first find so-called imitation toys where the child does like his parents. These toys are the miniaturization of an adult world. The little girl cooks, sets the table, sews, cleans and puts away clothes, takes her doll for a walk in a cradle, the boy warms himself with a stove, drives a car, goes to war ...

Outdoor toys

In the family of old outdoor toys, we find of course rocking horses, but also hoops, pedal cars, bowling games and croquets.

Society toys

There are a multitude of old board games, some are made of wood, others on boards, and still others are games of skill. In general, the boxes are beautiful, the materials are wood or boiled cardboard. They are often poetic, rare and precious objects to keep.

The fascination of antique toys

Vintage toy is the witness of a bygone era, by introducing the past into our contemporary life, it fascinates and seduces many people, starting with collectors. The vintage toy can also play an archival role, it bears witness to a way of life and is exhibited as such in museums around the world. The old toy becomes an element of the heritage just like a beautiful piece of furniture or crafts.