The Bigjigs Toys Educational Jumbo Lacing Beads are durable and a great way to keep small hands occupied and learning. Around 2cm in diameter, the beads come in 6 different shapes in a variety of colours for unlimited lacing options. Includes 8 laces. This set is designed to give children experience in skills of matching, visual discrimination, hand/eye co-ordination, fine motor development, pattern formation and numbering. Includes 6 shapes in 6 colours. Ideal for use in the classroom or at home. Supplied in a stackable container. Conforms to current European safety standards. Consists of 720 play pieces.