Adored Nursery Icon Celebrates 60 Years this May
Calling all Sophie la girafe fans past and present – the much-loved nursery hero needs your help! To celebrate her 60 amazing years soothing gums and bringing joy to little ones, the creators are handing over the reins to the public to help design a unique collector’s edition.
With such a milestone anniversary just a few months away, Sophie has lost her spots and has her sights on a brand-new birthday print! For the first time ever, families around the world are being invited to get involved in designing a limited edition version. Sophie By Me will launch later this year and will truly be a global collaboration of millions of her fans, young and old!
Voting opened mid-January and closes on 7th February. During this time everyone is welcomed to vote for their favourite celebratory Sophie. Choosing between 12 patterns and 5 colours per pattern, there are 60 fun and striking options. Make sure you have your say #SophieByMe.
Sophie remains the world’s bestselling teething toy and for very good reason! Made from 100% natural rubber derived from the sap of the Hevea tree, Sophie’s flexible, renewable, natural materials and food grade non-toxic paint mean she is the safest and most natural teething toy.
True to her heritage, Sophie la girafe® is made in exactly the same way she was at the very beginning. She is undoubtedly a truly classic cross-generational toy, that deserves the best of celebrations for her 60th birthday!
Commenting on the imminent vote and upcoming milestone, Lorraine from 1 two KIDS, Sophie’s UK distributor said:
“The super cute, safe and natural teething toy is truly adored by her fans and has quite the global following. It certainly seems fitting to get the Sophie lovers of the world involved in marking such a significant milestone. We hope Sophie fans young and old get involved in the fun and are excited to see which design is the winner.”
So, what are you waiting for – GO AND VOTE NOW! Sophie needs you!