Lace up these cheery blue skates. Count the holes as your child laces. Practice tying a bow or a knot. Then push it on its way. Helps develop fine motor Skills, promotes dexterity , hand-eye coordination and creativity. Durable child safe paint finish and solid wood construction are hallmarks of Hape toys. Hape's toys stimulate children through every stage of development and help nurture and develop their natural abilities. All Hape products sold in North America meet or exceed all applicable safety standards.