Combining nostalgic storybook whimsy and the simplicity of Scandinavian design, Danish company Maileg has produced toys and decorations for children since 1999.
Maileg is a Danish designer brand with an emphasis on toys and decorations for children. Founded in 1999 by designer and illustrator Dorthe Mailil and her husband, Eric, ‘Maileg’ merges the couple’s surname with the Danish word for ‘play’ – leg. Their world unites childhood nostalgia and storybook whimsy with the simplicity of Scandinavian design. The toys are characterised by beautiful and playful features that give them their own special personalities. Popular with both children and adults, Maileg’s toys have won numerous awards for their unique design.