Guidecraft was started in 1964 in a small woodshop producing only 10 items. The product line continued to develop and now includes over 850 educational toys and furnishings. The size of the company has changed, but their mission remains the same: To stay true to the tradition of smart and beautifully crafted wood products which allows a child’s mind and imagination room to truly wonder and grow. Their best contributions lie in the commitment to continue to do what they do best, while always giving their customers what they have come to expect. This is expert quality, excellent service and an ever growing collection of creativity inspiring products for children. My Urban Child is proud to collaborate with Guidecraft to offer these wonderful products to the world!
The Market Loft which is shown above with the optional extension kit is a great way to create multiple environments within a small footprint. The standard high loft comes complete with carpeted stairs, acrylic-enclosed stair rails, a spacious carpeted top platform and a play market below which comes complete with shelving and a canvas awning. The sturdy and impact-resistant clear acrylic panels allow for adult supervision. This item is crafted with 2 inch thick hardwood posts, steel hardware, and birch plywood for maximum stability.
The Modular Library with Storage and Seating offers a classroom reading environment which is essential for learning. This item is perfect for a comfortable and dedicated reading area and features a padded nylon seat and backrest. The seat height is 14 inches which allows plenty of book storage under the seat, 5 cubbies to be exact. The side shelf adds an extra 3 cubbies and there is a back shelf with an additional 5 cubbies. This item is constructed of birch plywood with a UV finish and adult assembly is required.