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Standard Delivery is 3-5 days.

The cutoff time for Next Working Day orders is 12pm Monday to Thursday.

Please note, next day delivery is only available to addresses in Mainland England and Wales.  Addresses in Scotland will take an additional 24 hours and next day delivery to Northern Ireland may incur a surcharge

Children's Hammock 

Children's Hammock 

Soft children hammock made of bright cotton

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£32.00
Children's Hammock 
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  • Description

    Baby hammocks are all well and good but babies will grow! This hammock is small enough not to swamp a baby, but large enough for a small child. 
     
    A welcome refuge for kids in the nursery, garden or on holiday.  
     
    The swaying promotes a sense of balance, one of the reasons why hammocks are commonly used in child therapy. 
     
    Suitable for a child up to 6 years old. 
     
    Fabric size, 175 x 120cm 
    Hammock length, 240cm 
    Maximum weight, 80kg 
    Hanging distance, 160-210cm (but longer with a hammock rope) 
     
     
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     Baby hammocks have their place, but babies will grow up! These hammocks are small enough for a baby, but large enough for a small child of up to 80kg. 
     
    Hammocks can be used to help children with poor sensory integration as part of sensory integration therapy. They can also provide a private, tactile space which can comfort kids experiencing anxiety, particularly if the two ends of the hammock are placed closer together.  
     
     Colour Variations

  • Delivery

    We offer two types of delivery:

    • Standard Delivery via post is £5.95. For orders over £100 standard delivery is free of charge.
    • Next Working Day For an additional £4.00, your order will be delivered the next working day.

    For Delivery to the Scottish Highlands, UK islands or international addresses, please see our full delivery details.

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  • Meet the Producer

    Amazonas Hammocks

    Amazonas Hammocks

    Child hammocks, adult hammocks, handmade in Brazil

    The production of traditional hammocks in Brazil started running into trouble a few years ago, as increasing volumes of cheap foam mattresses from the Far East threatened to replace the hammock as the normal bed for Brazilians. Numerous manufacturers were forced to close down and fairtrade was still in its infancy. Nobody believed it was sustainable to offer fair working conditions and to trade viably.

    One of these hammock factories, which had stood empty for years, was the birthplace of Amazonas. A factory was renovated in 1996 and new weaving looms purchased. The pace of growth was so fast that, in 2002, the old buildings were torn down and replaced by a new, state-of-the-art production hall. The modern hall has been equipped with additional looms and a new dust extraction system to ensure a dust-free working environment.

    Amazonas today offers more than 100 workers a secure job. The majority of them are paid two to three times the minimum legal wage, which offers them and their families a steady income. In addition, they enjoy social standards which are largely unheard of in the rural areas of Brazil, such as social security, health insurance and paid holidays. No children are employed. All the workers are trained adults who have undergone extensive vocational training.

    The fact that these hammocks are exported to Europe provides further protection for the workers. The quality of the raw materials corresponds to European standards and the environmental compatibility of the dyes means a healthy working environment for the workers and safe discharge into the rivers. In addition, the hammocks are analysed at regular intervals to ensure no azo dyes, heavy metals, formaldehyde or other pollutants.

    Most of the hammocks Amazonas produce do not have spreader bars so to ensure you sleep soundly you need to understand how best to lie in a hammock. And it is also worth knowing how best to hang a hammock in your garden or house.

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Description

Baby hammocks are all well and good but babies will grow! This hammock is small enough not to swamp a baby, but large enough for a small child. 
 
A welcome refuge for kids in the nursery, garden or on holiday.  
 
The swaying promotes a sense of balance, one of the reasons why hammocks are commonly used in child therapy. 
 
Suitable for a child up to 6 years old. 
 
Fabric size, 175 x 120cm 
Hammock length, 240cm 
Maximum weight, 80kg 
Hanging distance, 160-210cm (but longer with a hammock rope) 
 
 
 Tell Me More 
 Baby hammocks have their place, but babies will grow up! These hammocks are small enough for a baby, but large enough for a small child of up to 80kg. 
 
Hammocks can be used to help children with poor sensory integration as part of sensory integration therapy. They can also provide a private, tactile space which can comfort kids experiencing anxiety, particularly if the two ends of the hammock are placed closer together.  
 
 Colour Variations

Tell Me More

Delivery

We offer two types of delivery:

  • Standard Delivery via post is £5.95. For orders over £100 standard delivery is free of charge.
  • Next Working Day For an additional £4.00, your order will be delivered the next working day.

For Delivery to the Scottish Highlands, UK islands or international addresses, please see our full delivery details.

Reviews

Write Your Own Review

How do you rate this product? *

1 star 2 stars 3 stars 4 stars 5 stars

Meet the Producer

Amazonas Hammocks

Amazonas Hammocks

Child hammocks, adult hammocks, handmade in Brazil

The production of traditional hammocks in Brazil started running into trouble a few years ago, as increasing volumes of cheap foam mattresses from the Far East threatened to replace the hammock as the normal bed for Brazilians. Numerous manufacturers were forced to close down and fairtrade was still in its infancy. Nobody believed it was sustainable to offer fair working conditions and to trade viably.

One of these hammock factories, which had stood empty for years, was the birthplace of Amazonas. A factory was renovated in 1996 and new weaving looms purchased. The pace of growth was so fast that, in 2002, the old buildings were torn down and replaced by a new, state-of-the-art production hall. The modern hall has been equipped with additional looms and a new dust extraction system to ensure a dust-free working environment.

Amazonas today offers more than 100 workers a secure job. The majority of them are paid two to three times the minimum legal wage, which offers them and their families a steady income. In addition, they enjoy social standards which are largely unheard of in the rural areas of Brazil, such as social security, health insurance and paid holidays. No children are employed. All the workers are trained adults who have undergone extensive vocational training.

The fact that these hammocks are exported to Europe provides further protection for the workers. The quality of the raw materials corresponds to European standards and the environmental compatibility of the dyes means a healthy working environment for the workers and safe discharge into the rivers. In addition, the hammocks are analysed at regular intervals to ensure no azo dyes, heavy metals, formaldehyde or other pollutants.

Most of the hammocks Amazonas produce do not have spreader bars so to ensure you sleep soundly you need to understand how best to lie in a hammock. And it is also worth knowing how best to hang a hammock in your garden or house.

Tell Me More