Born in france in 1961. still the same even after more than 50 years! designed to stimulate the senses and soothe teething pains, sophie the giraffe is a true icon, loved by millions of children (and parents!) around the world! sophie the giraffe is baby’s first toy that stimulates each of the five senses. made from 100 per cent natural rubber (phthalate-free) derived from the sap of the hevea tree, sophie’s flexible, renewable, natural materials and non-toxic food grade paint mean she is a safe and natural teething toy for your little one. this version comes in the simple, modern and extremely elegant ‘il était une fois’ gift box, making this an ideal way to give the perfect teether. ‘il était une fois…’, or ‘once upon a time’, a simple story.