Inspired by nature and made to enhance children's natural capacity for imaginative play, Giant Playsilks have been a staple in families' homes and in Waldorf and Montessori schools all over the world for more than twenty-five years.
Young children love the vibrant, beautifully blended colours and soft, tactile sensation of our Giant Playsilks, which are made with non-toxic, environmentally friendly dyes and 100% real silk.
Giant Playsilks are the perfect toy to encourage open-ended play - your child will love incorporating them into dress-up, make-believe scenes, fort building, physical activities such as yoga, dancing, and sensory play - and so much more!
Dimensions 2.74m x 91cm
10 Things To Do With A Giant Playsilk Build a fort with one Make a parachute Dance and twirl Dress-up in one Spin one in the wind Billow one up like a parachute Wrap yourself up in one Tie one to a hula hoop Make a canopy over a bed Make a river of silk
Sarah's Silks Giant Playsilks are dyed with non-toxic, eco-friendly dyes and have been safety tested for children aged 3 and older.
A child's imagination is limitless, and Sarah's Silks range of Playsilks tap directly into their incredible creative potential. Playsilks are simple silk toys, costumes and dress-up clothing in a variety of beautiful colours, designed to encourage children to turn the cloth into a cape, a sea to sail a boat on or to stage curtains for a puppet show. And, of course, parents can join in the fun, too! Play a game of peek-a-boo, build a fort and show your child the joy of creating their own stories and worlds for endless exploration.
The entire Sarah's Silks collection can be hand washed in the sink, bathtub or a basin.
how to wash
Wash with mild dish soap or shampoo.
Hang the wet silk to dry.
If you want to, you can medium iron to restore the shine.
It is best to wash each playsilk separately incase some of the dye runs. Whilst they should be colourfast, occasionally one of the darker colours may run. If this is a problem simply add some vinegar to the rinse. Vinegar is the solvent used when Sarah's Silks are dyeing. it makes the dye take to the silk.