[fblike] Guess who is paddling ahead in bringing manufacturing back to American shores? None other than that icon of bubbly good clean fun, the rubber duckie! After creating dozens of celebrity rubber duck likenesses and having them made overseas, Craig Wolfe of Celebriducks got the hare-brained idea of moving production […]
Rubber Duckie History: Dietrich Rempel, Titan in Toys Imagine growing up in an ideal childhood, only to have it destroyed by a revolution in your early teens, losing your parents, and felling with your brother disguising to escape to safety thousands of miles away. And then, working yourself up to […]
“What Are Rubber Duckies Made Of?” That’s a great question! Let’s start at the beginning: Rubber. What Are Rubber Duckies Made Of?: The Discovery of Rubber The story of rubber duckies waddles, naturally, hand-in-hand with that of rubber, from the discovery of rubber itself, to the invention of processes that […]
Are your pieced triangles not quite measuring up? Then use this tip from Pocket Posh Tips for Quilters and Jodie’s Quilting Rubber Duckie to ensure perfect triangles every time. See, piecing perfect triangles is easy! And you thought Rubber Duckies didn’t know how to quilt!
The Future Farmers of America have chosen a rubber duckie as a fund raiser for the organization. Smart folks! Even better, this one is made in America where rubber toys were made in the 50’s and 60’s before manufacturing overseas became the norm. Thanks Craig Wolfe for bringing duckie-making back […]