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If you don't like having to rush out to the shops every time you need something for the kids, or each time you want to set up an activity, then use these links to shop from the convenience of your own home.

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Now that I'm a mum, I don't get to the shops as often, because taking two kids to a shopping centre is definitely not my idea of a fun time. I do however love to scroll and window shop online whenever I get the chance. The shops listed below are my favourite online stores for kids toys, educational resources, craft and sensory supplies and printables plus there's also some exclusive discount codes too. Happy shopping!


In 2021 I decided to start my own Etsy store selling kids printables online. I currently create a mixture of playdough mats and classroom literacy and numeracy resources as well as my popular wooden rainbow play ideas PDF.

finding myself young etsy store products


If you love shopping on Amazon, I've put together my own Amazon storefront which includes all of our favourite craft supplies, sensory and small world play items, toys and kids books. At this stage my store is for American customers only, however you can also shop Amazon AU if you're in Australia.


Amazon is widely recognised as one of the biggest online marketplace for pretty much anything you can think of buying. Amazon US is the original Amazon region, however they have expanded across many different countries. Recently Amazon AU launched in Australia and it's gaining more awareness and popularity amongst online shoppers. Both offer Prime Day deals during a special once a year event on top of great everyday prices and specials. You can also download the Amazon USA app or Amazon AU app to android devices.


Etsy is the biggest online marketplace for handmade items from designers and artisans around the world. You can search for a plethora of items including clothing, jewellery, handbags, home decor, craft supplies, art and toys. We love shopping for gorgeous wooden and felt toys, Miniland dolls clothes and there are heaps of talented designers making decals for Ikea items. Lots of sellers on Etsy also ship internationally so you can purchase from any country.


I love using Creative Fabrica to source graphics and fonts for my free printables and printable products. There are thousands of freebies and a premium subscription starts from only $4.99/month which includes personal, commercial and POD use of files. If you're a fellow blogger, content creator, it's worth checking out.

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Whatsie has been one of the best additions to our play resources, we now have 2! The Whatsie couch is more than just a piece of play furniture, it's a great open ended gross motor resource for kids of all ages. Find out all about Whatsie and why play couches are awesome here. You can use the code FMY to save at Whatsie. Whatsie currently ship Australia wide and can be purchased internationally here.

whatsie play couch - whatever you want it to be


Vuly are Australia's number 1 outdoor play equipment specialists. They design a range of play equipment perfect for the backyard including trampolines, swing sets, monkey bars and kids bikes. They regularly have sales with free gift with purchases such as the favourites sale. Vuly ship Australia wide.


The first brand of magnetic tiles we ever got were Connetix and they've been played with almost every single day since by both of my girls. Their bevelled design with no internal bracing makes them stand out from other magnetic tile brands. You can read over 50 ways to play with Connetix magnetic tiles here. Connetix ship to most countries worldwide.

connetix magnetic tiles logo


As my girls loved magnetic tiles so much we added Learn & Grow magnetic tiles to our collection as well. You can read a detailed review of Learn & Grow magnetic tiles here. Learn & Grow can be shipped internationally.


Magblox were the original Australian magnetic tile brand {previously known as Playmager}. Magblox also make Magbrix, the only magnetic tiles which are compatible with building bricks such as Lego, Duplo and Mokulock. Read our detailed Magblox and Magbrix review here. Use code FMY10 to save 10% at Magblox. Magblox ship internationally.

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One of Australia's most popular online toy shops, The Creative Toy Shop is run by a special needs teacher and caters to children of all abilities. They stock wooden toys, educational toys and resources, books, art & craft supplies and sensory items. They also offer monthly book, collectA animal and age based toy subscriptions.  The creative Toy Shop ship internationally, except for geofenced brands.


Lime Tree Kids is an Australian family owned toy store run by a special needs mum. Lime Tree Kids stock toys for children with special needs and those whose needs are special. They have a huge range of sensory items, educational toys, school supplies and a sale section. Join the VIP club to get 10% lifetime discount. Lime Tree Kids ship Australia wide.


Toymate is an Australian owned toy chain with stores across NSW and the Gold Coast, with plans to expand further across Australia. They stock popular kids toys such as Barbie, Pokemon, Lego, Squishmallows and many more. They also have a large range of games and outdoor play equipment. Toymate ship Australia wide.


Casey's Toys originated in the 1970's as a family run toy store on the Central Coast of NSW selling refurbished toys. Since then it has expanded to a chain of stores across NSW offering a wide variety of the best toys, games and hobbies. They're famous for their toy specials across top quality brands. Casey's Toys ship Australia wide.


Riot Art & Craft is one of Australia's biggest online craft stores selling paints, pencils, paper crafts, kids craft supplies and special bundle sets. They regularly have 30-40% off storewide deals and other themed sales. Riot deliver Australia wide.


Booktopia is Australia's equivalent to book depository, offering a large range of books from renowned international and Australian authors. Booktopia ship within Australia.


Bright Star Kids personalise everything for your kids including labels, school supplies and clothing. They also do personalised gifts for father's day, mother's day, birthdays, teachers and Christmas. Use the discount code BSK10 to save 10% off. Bright Star Kids ship Australia wide.

Disclosure ~ Some links used within this page are affiliate links which means I may make a small commission, at no cost to you, should you make a purchase. Whilst every effort is taken to maintain and update the links on this page, we can not guarantee all discount codes are valid upon publication.  Discount codes cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.

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