A playful rendition of the traditional rocking horse, this rocking rabbit is sure to win the race! Its creative design and glossy shine have earned this long-eared critter the Excellent Swedish Design seal of approval!
12" seat height
Color: Black, red and white
Designed by: Björn Dahlström
Björn Dahlström is one of Sweden's premier furniture and industrial designers. His product designs are both aesthetically pleasing and functional, and are often distinguishable by their soft, fundamental forms. Those who have commissioned work from Dahlström include Playsam, Kasthall, Hackman/Iittala, Skeppshult, Fjällräven, Pukeburg and Atlas Copco. He has earned a series of awards and prizes both national and international, including Excellent Swedish Form (8 times), Furniture of the Year, Pleasant Home, Design Plus Prize, Frankfurt. He is also represented at the Röhsska Museum in Gothenburg and Victoria and the Albert Museum in London. Dahlström has worked as a professor at Konstfack and has taught at Beckmans School of Design.
Design for Playsam: Rocking Rabbit*, Rocking Duck, Roadster*
(*Excellent Swedish Design)
Classic and contemporary. Fanciful and functional. Simple and sophisticated.
At first glance, these characteristics may seem slightly contradictory. But Playsam firmly believe that opposites attact. After all, a small company with a big name.
As the leading Scandinavian design company in its class, Playsam creates innovative and timeless wooden toys for the young and young at heart. With each and every toy, we not only strive for physical functionality, but also for an art form that challenges pre-existing artistic concepts and conventions. Take your pick of our exclusive products -- from the miniature Saab Keychain Car to the Streamliner series to Playsam's wonderful Rocking Rabbit -- and give the best of Swedish design as a baby, birthday or business gift.
The mission is to shape executive wooden toys that exude charm and charisma while simultaneously stimulating the very soul of Playsams audience. The products' capacity to appeal to the mind's eye is equally as significant as their bright and glossy surfaces.
The aim is to engage those individuals who welcome a visual challenge, demand superb quality and crave intellectual creativity -- in short, lovers of executive Scandinavian design. And during over twenty years of business, doing exactly this by inspiring individuals all around the world with artistic aesthetics and ageless designs.
Playsam is a haven for contemporary, cosmopolitan, classic design. Simply put, Playsam are Scandinavian design at its finest. To experience the world, you need only to open your eyes and reach out your hands.