Rainbow Dancing Ribbons

 ringsI take my daughter to baby sensory once a week, and she has always been fascinated by one of the toys that they have at the class. Its a 3 inch plastic hoop with 7 coloured ribbons attached to the hoop, which make up the colours of rainbow. You can twirl or shake the ribbons around in front of her and she loves it – and I tried to find this toy in a few shops with no success, and so eventually bought it for her for Christmas from the class teacher for about £4.

A month later the ring broke, and we managed to glue it back together again, but it got me wondering if we could have done better by making it ourselves or buying a slightly different toy elsewhere?

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