It is important to present children with examples and toys relating to their culture! Through time, they will come to appreciate the language, traditions and arts of Ukraine.
Of course, embroidered shirts and blouses are available in various sizes, embroidered by hand or machine.
There are CDs that teach basic Ukraine in a fun way, such as the Barabolya series, and present cute traditional children's songs: Dobryden. Many colorful illustrated storybooks will provide hours of great entertainment. Or select the classic illustrated dictionary by Richard Scarry (Ukrainian, English, French).
Ukrainian Power is the Ukrainian equivalent of Sesame Street(TM), with a series of learning videos or DVD*, as well as puzzles and colorful t-shirts.
Tots will like the soft Ukrainian pillow books, or alphabet board books and letter games. And you can spoil them with a soft plush kozak or girl doll, or with traditional porcelain dolls with intricate embroidery on folk costumes, in girls and boys, in 3 sizes.
Your child can learn to save in a cute ceramic piggy bank with embroidery design and adorable eyelashes!
Silver and gold tryzubs are always welcome gifts! And now, sterling silver and goldtone chains are available as well.
Ukraine puzzles and pysanka puzzles are always fun! Or choose mini-kits with tools and dyes that teach kids to write traditional pysanky.