Unsupported browser

You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

Sign up for an Award

Participate with your entry in one of our professional or student awards.

Sign up for an award

Sign up for a Profile

Create your own profile and publish it in the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE.

Sign up for a profile

Learn more:

iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE (free of charge)

Present your project for free and win your share of EUR 50,000 in prize money.

Publish your project

DUDE / Educational alternative toy

DUDE
DUDE

Most toys in developing countries such as Malawi or Mozambique are made of wood, clay or twine. Generally, toys are made to represent everyday objects like mobile phones, vehicles, airplanes and houses. Through their activity, children can learn how to make objects from natural resources.

DUDE is a set of Template-Kit to support educational activity of building a Mud-Clay Toy Train for young children in developing countries. An each set is consists of tools; Stamping Roller to make a railway, Tunnel Template to build a clay tunnel and Train Template to create connectable toy trains. Mud-clay will naturally dry up and become hard after a day.

University

Goldsmiths University

Goldsmiths University
London, United Kingdom

Design

Design Education, Goldsmiths

Design Education, Goldsmiths
LONDON, United Kingdom

Yoojin Choi Jihu Park

Design

IDE, Royal College of Art

IDE, Royal College of Art
London, United Kingdom

Sangwoo Park