BLÅHAJ Soft toy, shark, 39 ¼ "
BLÅHAJ Soft toy, shark, 39 ¼ "
BLÅHAJ Soft toy, shark, 39 ¼ "
BLÅHAJ Soft toy, shark, 39 ¼ "

Big and safe to have at your side if you want to discover the world underneath the sea. The blue shark can swim very far, dive really deep and hear your heart beating from far away.

Article Number903.735.90

Product details

Big and safe to have at your side if you want to discover the world underneath the sea. The blue shark can swim very far, dive really deep and hear your heart beating from far away.All soft toys are good at hugging, comforting and listening and are fond of play and mischief. In addition, they are reliable and tested for safety.Recommended for children 18 months and older.Designer

IKEA of Sweden

Article Number903.735.90
  • Fabric:100 % polyester
    Filling:Polyester fiber fill
    Machine wash, warm, durable-press cycle.Do not bleach.Tumble dry, low, normal cycle.Do not iron.Do not dry clean.
  • BLÅHAJSoft toyArticle no903.735.90
    Width: 21 ¼ " (54 cm)Height: 9 " (23 cm)Length: 39 " (99 cm)Weight: 1 lb 6 oz (0.64 kg)Package(s): 1

Product size

39 ¼ " (100 cm)

Ratings and reviews

Great shark!SudanI bought 2 for my kids. It’s so soft! Now I really want one for myself!5
lovely sharkRUILINlovely shark5
Best purchase my son lovesTracyBest purchase my son loves sleeping with this big soft shark lol5
best thing at ikeaelizafishI bought this for my self as a 21st birthday present. It is the best thing I have purchased for my self in a long time. Not only does it have the correct anatomical features of a shark for the most part including 5-gill slits per side, but it is also adorable. Perfect cute face ideal to put in any picture with great results. He is so cuddly, super soft, huggable, machine washable, and a perfect sleeping buddy and doubles as a pillow to use for studying during now online school. Can't go wrong with this purchase for shark lovers at any age! You will fall in love with yours in every way! Cant recommend more. Mines name is Sohrab, he is the best!5
big, soft and shaped like a friendhika98I received this as a gift for my 22nd birthday and it's perfect. Maybe it's weird to say but my favourite part is its mouth; It's just so cute! Quarantine isn't so bad when you have blahaj.5
It is very soft and great for cuddling.KellyMPThis is the third shark we have bought. My dog steals them and uses them to sleep on.5
Best Shark everCarolita5leonWhen my kid saw it, he got to get it! This is the best shark ever, also doubles as a pillow! Super comfortable!5
amazingsuper satisfied customerthe best plushie animal i am totally in love would do anything for this shark5
My New Best FriendcaitlingaultThis shark is so fun! Great size. I am 19 and sleep with this every night. I named him Sharkquille O'Neal.5
Best plush I’ve ever ownedAngeIicaIt seems that everyone is saying that they bought this for their child/grandchild, but I bought this plush for myself LOL It’s been a year since I made this purchase, and ever since I’ve slept with this plush every night. It is extremely cozy and huggable. My only complaint is that after a few months, the stuffing spread out a bit and there is no longer any stuffing in the area between the tail and body.5
shark357excellent best cute toy ever5
Great!mzbreeeThis made my 6 year old nice a very happy child! It's quite large in size for a young child and really creates a fun presence.5
A big stuffy toy, butSanta CWe bought it as a Christmas gift but what a waste. Shape will be horrible after first wash.2
Perfect stuffieMamaSassI bought this for my 7yo and he loves it! Sleeps with it and lies on it for tv time and story time. Lovely and soft, wonderfully big, amazing value.5
son loved itHoney Huntergreat soft toy , it washes well and stayed soft .5
eludeLove how big and soft he is5
stuffed toystaplesjmadBought this as a gift and it is loved4
Put these in the storageDepression101Some girl saw this and made me buy it for christmas, next time put ur big plush toys in the storage to hide from people5
Super cute toyJdawg79This is a Christmas present, but my son was obsessed with it in the catalogue so I assume he will like it. The smaller shark is better value for your money but this is the one he wanted.5
Daughter loves itSpiro BExcellent plush toy, lots of fun.5
BLÅHAJ Soft toy, shark, 39 ¼ "

The story of a broken eye and what it taught us

The IKEA store in Helsinki, Finland, was full of customers that day back in 1997. Being a textile technologist at Children’s IKEA at the time, Carina Ingelsten ran a course about safety for a group of IKEA co-workers. ”I lifted up a teddy bear and pulled on the legs and arms to show how well they are sewn in place. When I pulled on the plastic eye, something happened that shouldn't – the eye came off”, says Carina. This was a major setback for Children's IKEA, but it was a setback that would lead to important safety improvements.

All soft toys were removed from the store as Carina tried to call her colleagues in Sweden. ”It was a Saturday, so it wasn't that easy to get a hold of people, but in the end Jörgen Svensson, my manager at Children's IKEA, answered and we succeeded in stopping global sales of our soft toys”.

Major consequences

Jörgen remembers the call. The fact that the eye came off despite all risk analyses and safety checks was very serious. Still, in hindsight, he still sees that it led to something really good. ”Thanks to what happened, we learned to systematize safety work even more. We established clearer procedures and areas of responsibility”.

More personal expression

The incident also led to the decision to not use plastic eyes at all. Embroidered eyes were not only safer, they also proved to give more character and personality to the toys. Annie Huldén, a designer who has created many soft toys over the years, agrees. ”The eyes are very important for a soft toy and plastic eyes easily seem too symmetrical and stale, while embroidered eyes are easier to vary in terms of the design, the size of pupils and the eyelashes.” Soft toys at Children's IKEA are loved by children throughout the world. It's a loved friend to play with and find comfort with - and which parents can always feel secure about.

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Sure, they’re cute but are they safe? Absolutely!

You can rest assured knowing that all our children’s products live up to the highest health and safety standards. We put our toys to the test – up against the toughest in the world (much tougher than any two-year-old). All so you can worry less and they can play more.

Soft toy, shark39 ¼ " (100 cm)

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