• Sun. Jun 16th, 2024

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A Recipe For Play

Welcome to the Hape Pop-up Shop! What would you like to purchase today? Complete with all the components of a real life working shop it’s the Pop-Up Shop from Hape. Blip, blip, blip! A handheld scanner to read each item, with additional beeps and flashes to only enhance the shopping experience. A calculator to total up the shopping, then when it comes to payment swipe the debit card, and the reader will make a reassuring “beep” to confirm the payment has been processed. Not to mention the shelves for displaying items and two chalk board for personalizing a welcome message and displaying those daily specials. The back shelf is even illustrated with a number of food products so your shop will always appear full, while leaving plenty of shelf space to add your own products. Then when its time for closing the foldaway design makes it wonderfully convenient to store away at the end of a busy shift. The Pop-Up Shop is available to buy online for £119.99 from SmythsToys.

In addition to the Pop-Up Shop the all new ingredient sets are a must, here are three of our favourites!

Polish up on those cooking skills, and get children involved in dinner preparations with the Cooking Essentials Set, complete with a number of vegetables for trimming, peeling and chopping as well as cheese for grating and potato’s for peeling on your very own chopping board. When learning to cook you need the essentials and that is exactly what you get. Hape’s Cooking Essential Set is available to buy online for £24.61 from Amazon.

Capturing elements of sorting, slicing, combining and serving, it’s Hape’s Tasty Proteins. Helping build muscle this set includes chicken leg with removable flesh, fish to be scaled, bacon rashers, a prime cut of steak and lemon to be squeezed.Hape’s Tasty Protein Set is available to buy online for £22.42 from Amazon.

Love a sweet treat? Make your very own Cupcakes with this adorable playset from Hape. Includes four cases, four servings of cake with a selection of 10 tasty toppings to decorate. From birthday candles, a zing of fruit, to a dollop of icing or waffles allows you to mix up your cupcake flavours. Keep them all to yourself or distribute amongst family and friends. Hape’s Cupcakes Set is available to buy online for £18.66 from Amazon.