MELISSA & DOUG-Wooden Stringing Beads Kit. Kids can create fun pieces of jewelry, lanyards, key chains, and other such decorative items all while developing fine motor skills with this fun beading kit. It includes an assortment of alphabet and shape beads that can be used in any combination for one-of-a-kind designs. All of the beads are wood and the shaped pieces have been painted with fun colors. A list of suggested activities is included to help children learn the alphabet, counting, colors, and shapes. The entire set comes in a 9-1/2x11x1/2 inch wood box which can be repurposed in a variety of crafty ways once the beads have been used. This package contains over 200 beads and eight laces. WARNING-CHOKING HAZARD- Small parts. Not for children under 3 years. Recommended for ages 4 and up. Imported.