Construction toy firm Simbrix connects with young and old
“They are the most popular design we’re asked for at the moment, but more elaborate ones like the Mona Lisa could have the edge come Christmas when families come together to play,” says the firm’s founder Assim Ishaque, who describes his invention as “a cross between fusion beads and LEGO”.
The sets, made up of thousands of coloured, one-size plastics pieces allow anyone from five to 95 and over to configure them into two-dimensional shapes and patterns.
Feedback Ishaque has received indicates playing Simbrix helps generally with motor skills and inclusivity, and benefits those with... read more
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