Sustainability comes in many forms, from ethical labor practices that give back to the surrounding community, to environmental protection - like zero-waste manufacturing or planting trees for each product sold.
VOCs (Volatile organic compounds) are chemicals from specific solids or liquids (like wax, paints and varnishes) that can be emitted as gas. It has been proven that this easily inhaled chemical may lead to cancer, liver, and kidney diseases.
Phthalates disrupt the body's hormones and some are known carcinogens. The chemicals from baby gear and wallpaper can be ingested, inhaled or absorbed.
BPA [bisphenol A] is an industrial chemical found in plastic, epoxy resins, and even food and water containers. This chemical has been linked to adverse health effects in fetuses, newborns and children.
Formaldehyde is something you want to stay away from because it is a cancerous, strong-smelling, colorless gas commonly found in pressed-wood products.
PFAS-free baby products do not containpoly-fluorinated alkyl substances which are a group of around 4,700 industrial chemicals that can be found everywhere around us.
EMFs (electric and magnetic fields) are areas of energy surrounding electrical devices. EMF exposure affects babies by impacting sleep cycles, brain development and their immune system.
Handmade products are made with love, they are unique, and created– just for you! Crafty people can create pretty much anything and adjust it to your needs and preferences.
Soften up your kids’ room or nursery with this exquisite modern, monochromatic Elephant Kids Rug by Nico & Yeye. This rug is a sweet accent piece that will flow in any nursery or kids room giving you a heartwarming feel. Featuring high-low pile that completes the look with added texture and dimension.
- Dimensions: 3.45' W x 2.25' L
- Material: 100% Wool
- Carefully handmade
- Location: Indoor Use Only
- Floor Heating Safe: Yes
- Rug Pad Recommended: Yes
- Product Care: Professional cleaning
- Country of Origin: India
Creating a quality piece of furniture begins with selecting superior materials and designing an effective and careful assembly. The designs are well thought out and tested, making the pieces with care and the utmost attention to detail. Nico & Yeye furniture is built using techniques that have been proven over generations, with pride and diligence.
Safety is important.
The Solid Woods and Engineered wood materials are California Air and Resources Board Phase II (CARB-2) compliant, which sets the lowest threshold in the world for formaldehyde emissions in engineered wood products.
The combination of natural wood and painted surfaces provides a timeless design that will be used for many years to come.
Paints and finishes are GREENGUARD Gold Certified.
Meets or exceeds stringent chemical emissions standards. Free of lead, phthalates, and formaldehyde. The combination of natural wood and painted surfaces provides a timeless design that will be used for many years to come.
Only the finest quality materials are used in the construction process; solid American kiln-dried walnut or maple and solid wood veneers over engineered hardwood structure are used in Nico & Yeye beds or dressers. The premium-grade solid woods and solid wood veneers are sustainably harvested from domestic sources. The veneers are created by slicing thin sheets from solid wood. Using veneers in combination with solid wood gives greater stability while reducing expansion and contraction due to humidity.
Looking for a rug pad? We love this non-toxic natural wool one sold by the roll!