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BAB B12  Kits
The BAB Sets are about twice as large as the INF sets and provide a good deal more elbow room for creativity.  These are still intended for very young children, but allow building some simple layouts and box buildings. The INF sets above are fine for a first set of blocks, but if a young child is already playing with some blocks and clearly enjoys them, than the BAB sets may be a better choice. 

BABKIT - Version B12
(41 pieces - 15 shapes)


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Premium Maple (USA)
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10% off Sale $81.33
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"Stop babbling about a Ziggurat! 
Let's build a a little summer place
near the Hoteps in Gizeh!"  - Mrs. Khufu 

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Beginner Set D
This is a very chunky set assembled on the basis of the Bank St. School Set.  Numerous authors of books on Block Play recommend this school set, but unfortunately, it is designed for 14 children.  By the magic of long division, we've modeled our set to be a similar assembly designed for one or two children.  Like a lot of school Sets, it is missing many of the fine detail pieces.  Instead, it is assembled of large, simple pieces that lend themselves to the play of children around the age of 5. If you are looking for a set with mostly big pieces, this is the set for you.




Beginner Set
 Version D12
(61 pieces - 18 shapes)

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Maple First & Seconds (USA)
Reg. - $240.70
20% off Sale $192.56
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"бинго!  Make a quaint little village
on the Dnieper one day; make
a new one downstream the next!
 - Grigori Potemkin

 

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This is merely one page of 165 pages including 13 pages with sets of unit blocks. Don't buy something just because it's on sale.  We have smaller sets, bigger sets, cheaper sets, alphabet blocks, booster sets, sets for schools and 97 individual shapes for sale in Open Stock. This is the "specials" page.

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An Imported Rubberwood

Economy Block Set
This is an imported Rubberwood economy block set.  We get these blocks from Thailand and they are so cheap, you couldn't buy the lumber for a set like this made out of American Maple.  The workmanship is okay and they are the correct size for American School sized blocks.  If you want more, but two sets.  At this price, you can't go wrong.

"бинго!  Make a quaint little village
on the Dnieper one day; make
a new one downstream the next!
 - Grigori Potemkin

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Rubberwood Set #511
(150 pieces - 13 shapes)

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Rubberwood (Thailand)

 Regular - $216.02
25% off Sale $162.02
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Road Kit
(28 Pieces)

Kids love to integrate Matchbox size cars with their blocks. When your child begins to play with small cars it's time to add some road building materials to a block set.  This kit includes road planks, intersections and 90 degree and 45 degree turns.  The road planks do not lock together, but they can be lofted on blocks to make bridge approaches and the planks are just about the perfect scale for Matchbox size cars and trucks.  This is a very popular booster kit.

"When you have a finicky customer
like Louis the Fat, you want the
best.  Flying Buttresses from
BB's are the Bomb!"
- Abbe' Suger

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Road Kit
(28 Pieces)

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Maple Firsts
Reg $73.74
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