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Kids designing for kids

IKEA soft toy drawing competition 2017

Calling all creative kids!
Are you aged 0-12? Draw the soft toy of your dreams and we just might turn it into a real cuddly soft toy to be sold in IKEA stores all over the world. The soft toy collection called SAGOSKATT is designed by kids for kids.
IKEA FAMILY member exclusive
So, visit us in-store and join the competition from 8 - 17 November 2018.
From 12 - 6pm in Dubai and 3 - 7pm in Abu Dhabi.
Meet the toys created by kids, for kids
The limited ­edition SAGOSKATT soft toy collection is back, and it’s packed full of colourful characters ready to join playtime. Our soft toy drawing competition attracted 87,000 entries from children around the world, and we’ve made a handful of them into real­-life toys.
These huggable, funny friends are on sale from November 1.
‘I have made a mix of a hedgehog, dinosaur and a monster. Kotten only eats fruit and has very good claws that are used for climbing in trees. It lives in the jungle or rainforest where there is a lot of tropical fruit and it likes a hot climate,’ says Kotten’s eight­year­old creator, Greta, from Sweden.
Explore the jungle with a hedgehog­dinosaur
‘I drew a pink unicorn named Pink Unicorn who loves to fly in the sky. I hope other children in the world can play with my soft toy with me,’ says five­year­old Peixin, from China.
Fly among the clouds with Pink Unicorn
‘I just wanted to draw something cool so I drew a monster,’ says Runar, 8, from Iceland. ‘His name is Monster and during the day he’s always saying something funny, teasing and joking.
Make mischief with a friendly monster
Nine­year­old Jimin, from South Korea, says: ‘I drew a little shark because I love swimming and want to swim together with the little shark. During the day I think he is travelling under the sea.
Swim the seas with a colourful shark
'My seal’s name is Unda,’ says 8­year­old Natalia from Poland. ‘Unda is very friendly and when happy, pats her belly with a flipper. She can do a lot of funny tricks, such as flipping a fish on her nose. Fish are her best friend, for this reason Unda always carries one in her pocket.
Make a splash with Unda the seal