When Chris and Will Haughey founded their business, they wondered, "Why not create a for-profit corporation that promotes a positive social impact in Honduras through its business?".
That's where Tegu Toyworks was born, a completely independent toy factory that develops its own games based on a phrase dictated by Peter Gray: "You can't teach creativity; all you can do is let it blossom, and it blossoms in play".
The games are designed in the United States, specially made in Honduras as it is the third poorest country in the Western Hemisphere and has one of the highest rates of unemployment. The decision to realize them there is dictated by the fact that Chris and Will believe that the power to create jobs.
The 14-Piece Set is an introductory building set, perfect for getting to know and love the Tegu magnetic wooden block system. Includes 14 blocks in 5 shapes: 2 medium columns, 4 long planks, 4 short planks, 2 cubes and 2 parallelograms
Warning: This product contains small magnets. Swallowed magnets can cause complications leading to serious infections and death. Seek immediate medical attention if magnets are swallowed or inhaled.
Designed in the USA, purposefully made in Honduras. Materials: Eco-friendly, sustainably-sourced hardwoods. Safe, non-toxic, water-based lacquers (for colors and clear coats). As a vertically-integrated company, we intimately know our supply chain and suppliers. Size: Package dimensions are 10.375 x 8 x 2 inches. Total weight is 1.3 lbs. Care: It’s easy. View and print our care instructions. Packaging: Tegu Blocks come packaged in a beautifully designed box. Safety: This product conforms to most international safety requirements for toys, including regulations in the USA (CPSIA), Europe (EN71) and Canada (Health Canada, excluding Quebec).
Material: Ecological and sustainably sourced hardwoods. Safe, non-toxic water-based varnishes.