Patrick Rylands (Hull,1943) is an English designer.
After graduating in ceramics from the Royal College of Art in London in 1966 began to work as a freelancer with an number of iconic toy companies (Creative Playthings, Naef, Ambi Toys).
In 1970 he became the youngest designer to be awarded the prestigious Prince Philip Designers Prize for a group of ABS plastic toys designed for the British company Trendon Toys (former producer of Sasha dolls). From 1976 up until 2002 he worked as in-house designer for the historic Dutch toy company, Ambi Toys. In 1999 he was awarded the title of Royal Designer for Industry.
His toy designs are part of the permanent collection at the Victoria and Albert Museum of Childhood in London and have been exhibited in the Olympic Games of London 2012.
This colourful little duck has a uniquely designed beak that is set into motion by the slightest movement of the wake. It is the essential toy for bath time fun.
Suitable from 6 months
Dimensions: 13,4 x 8,6 x 13 cm
Designed by the award-winning designer Patrick Rylands, this toy is a classic set of colorful beakers for nesting, stacking, filling or just for piling up and knocking down.
Perfect for Little Hands: Designed for ages 10 months and up
Dimensions: 11,2 x 11 x 13 cm
Toddlers now become much more curious and adventurous and love to sort, hide and stack things. They recognise colour and love familiar sounds, high tones are most readily heard. A process of learning and doing develops and babies learn to name things, to sort things and put things away. They will follow your example and it will not be long before they can do it by themselves. Three little ducklings hide inside Mother duck. The happy family swims together to delight a child at bath time. Product length 18 cm. Suitable from 12 months.
Dimensions: 17 x 8 x 12 cm
Designed by the award-winning designer Patrick Rylands, this classic toy is made to last and bring joy to generation. Baby will love to roll this colorful car, watch the eyes move up and down and press the big red button for a fun toot sound. This First Car is perfect for encouraging imaginative play and developing gross motor skills
Produced with strong and durable materials for plenty of hands-on play
Perfect for Little Hands: Designed for ages 6 months and up
Dimensions: 17,5 x 13,2 x 13,2 cm
Pour in water and watch the jolly fish wiggle and spin around merrily on this delightfully clever water wheel which also features a fun, detachable water scoop, which both parent and child can enjoy for essential bath time bonding.
Encourages Development: Parent and child can enjoy imaginative play together for essential bath time bonding
Long Lasting Quality: made by Strong and durable for plenty of hands-on play.
Early Years Fun: Suitable for ages 12 months and up
Dimensions 17,5 x 8,6 x 24 cm
Make bath time fun with this toy designed by the award-winning designer Patrick Rylands: a delightful fishing boat and brightly coloured captain offers non-stop bath time fun for your little one. Good Toy Guide Recommended: the masts become a fishing game with space below deck to store the fishes, helping to develop hand-eye coordination and concentration. Play That’s Full of Surprises: The fishing boat steering wheel also doubles up as a life ring in case the captain falls overboard.
Early Years Fun: Suitable for ages 24 months and up
Dimensions: 22,5 x 15 x 17,80 cm
Designed by the award-winning designer Patrick Rylands,Focus Focus is a camera for kids. Point, shoot and... surprise! A fanny clown pops out when the button is pressed. With a squeaker button and a see-through viewfinder this "first camera" will provide a child with hours of fun!
Dimensions: 13 x 13 x 11 cm
Roll Humpty Dumpty away and he will come back automatically! This endless repetition toy designed by the award-winning designer Patrick Rylands, both entertains and encourages pursuit.
Dimensions: 13 x 12,5 x 12,5 cm
Designed in 1970 by the renowned british toy designer Patrick Rylands and still today considered as a classic toy. Constructed by only six pieces of wood that are held together by a strong elastic cord, Joupii can change position and never stop surprising you. It can stand upright or take a funny and unusual position. By the body configuration Joupii can transmit states of mind or actions. Just move it!
Dimensions: 7,5 x 14,5 x 2 cm
Lock a Block
Hours of educational fun: this bright, lockable box designed by Patrick Rylands provides endless shape and colour matching activity to keep little ones engage. Good Toy Guide Recommended: encourages independent play and hand-eye coordination! This toy is perfect for little hands: features two sets of three-dimensional sorting blocks
Long Lasting Quality: Lock a Block is strong and durable for plenty of hands-on play
Fun for early years: designed for 12 months and up
Dimensions: 17,7 x 17,7 x 14,5 cm
Designed by the award-winning designer Patrick Rylands, this toy is for children of 12mths + that will adore this cheerful little roly poly toy! Capable of rolling along any smooth surface, the sturdy design and bright colours will ensure it captivates youngsters time and again.
Dimensions: 11 x 13,2 x 19,6 cm
Max Pull Along Dog
A pull along pal for a toddler. Max shakes his head, wags his tail and makes a pleasing sound as he moves, encouraging the development of balance and coordination and later imaginative play. Little ones will love walking back and forth pulling along their own pet dog
Suitable for 12 months and up
Dimensions: 26,3 x 15,4 x 17,8 cm
Designed by the award-winning designer Patrick Rylands, this 2 in 1 Rattle is shaped for little hands and mouths, and can also be used for teething. Little ones will love to spin, shake, touch and turn this cheeky sunflower rattle
Long lasting quality made by strong and durable for plenty of hands-on play
Perfect for early years: designed for ages 6 months and up
Dimensions: 12,7 x 5,6 x 20 cm
Ted and Tess Carousel
Dynamic and Colourful Fun designed by Patrick Rylands: Little ones will love to press the big yellow top and watch the teddies merrily spin. Good Toy Guide Recommended: Encourages independent play and the learning of cause and effect!
Perfect for Little Hands: Designed for ages 10 months and up
Dimensions: 17,5 x 17,2 x 19,51 cm
Tick Tock Clock
Children will love to turn the handles and clock hands and watch the eyes on the big, friendly face roll around with glee to a pleasing clicking sound and chiming bell. Turn the handles to rotate each hand with a pleasing clicking sound and chiming bell as the clock's eyes roll round and round.
Long Lasting Quality: Tick Tock Clock is strong and durable for plenty of hands-on play
Fun for Early Years: Designed from 10 months to 5 years
Dimensions: 16,5 x 9 x 17,5 cm
Designed by the award-winning designer Patrick Rylands and easy to use for the little musician, this colourful trumpet produces two clear and independent tones taking the child on his first musical journey of discovery.
Dimensions: 13 x 3,5 x 7 cm
Designed by the award-winning designer Patrick Rylands, this classic toy is made to last and bring joy to generation. Little ones will love these bright and smiley twin suns with their fascinating movement and gentle rattle sound.
Encourages the development of hand-eye coordination. Long Lasting Quality: made by Strong and durable materials for plenty of hands-on play. Perfect for Little Hands: Designed for ages 6 months and up.
Dimensions: 9 x 4,2 x 20 cm