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Pretend Play


One minute, your little chef is whipping up Michelin-star-worthy pizzas in their very own pizza parlor. The next, they’re busy guarding the fort against a quickly approaching enemy. Of course, no chef or knight can do their job without the right tools in tow, and that’s where we at HABA USA kids educational toys come in! With our pretend play toys, including kids’ pretend food and plush puppets, your little one can go on adventures nonstop, leaving them smiling from one day to the next.

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Explore Imaginative Worlds with HABA's Pretend Play Toys

Unlock the power of imagination with HABA's exciting collection of pretend play toys. From bustling play stores to magical puppet shows, our toys are designed to inspire creativity and foster development in children of all ages.

With HABA's pretend play toys, the possibilities are endless. Encourage your little ones to role-play as they explore different scenarios and learn valuable life skills along the way. Whether it's cooking up a storm with our soft play food or fending off dragon puppets, our toys are sure to spark joy and laughter.

Pretend Play that Ignites Creativity

At HABA, we recognize the invaluable benefits of pretend play in child development. Through role-playing scenarios and imaginative storytelling, children enhance their social skills, emotional intelligence, and cognitive abilities. Whether they're playing house with pretend food, exploring fantastical realms with puppets, or engaging in make-believe adventures, pretend play fosters problem-solving, communication, and empathy.

Encourage your child's imagination to soar with HABA's premium quality pretend play toys, designed to inspire endless hours of fun and learning. Crafted with safety and quality in mind, HABA's pretend play toys are made from durable materials to withstand hours of playtime fun.


Can HABA's pretend play toys be used in group settings, libraries, or classrooms?

Absolutely! HABA's pretend play toys are designed to foster collaboration, creativity, and social interaction, making them perfect for group settings like libraries and classrooms. Whether it's a vibrant play kitchen set or an imaginative puppet theater, our toys encourage cooperative play and teamwork. Plus, they're crafted with durability and safety in mind to withstand the rigors of shared play spaces.

How do HABA's pretend play toys benefit child development?

HABA's pretend play toys offer a myriad of benefits for child development. Through imaginative play scenarios, children can explore various roles, express emotions, and develop social skills like communication and cooperation. Role-playing with pretend play toys also stimulates creativity, problem-solving abilities, language skills, and critical thinking skills. Moreover, pretend play encourages sensory exploration and fine motor skill development as children manipulate toys and interact with different textures and objects.

How do I clean HABA's pretend play toys?

Most of our pretend play toys, like our pretend play food and puppets, can be machine washed on a gentle cycle in cold water and then air dried. Wooden pretend play toys can be wiped clean with a slightly damp cloth and mild soap, ensuring they're thoroughly dried afterward. Always refer to the specific care instructions provided with each toy for the best cleaning method.