Below please find a list of frequently asked questions about Jolly Designs.
Each product offered on our website has been updated with individual description along with a video (where applicable), size, material, age recommendation.
However, if you need any more information, please do not hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
What are Quiet Books?
Quiet books are called by many names like:
• interactive books
• busy books
• fabric books
• activity book
• sensory book
• tactile book
These books are interactive toy in the form of a book, providing the child with hours of play and learning. Each page has a couple of activities depending upon age and interest. It could be as simple as identifying colors, feeling textures to more complicated activities like solving puzzle or learning how to read time.
Why should I buy a Quiet Book?
• Every book is handmade, each one being unique and a treasure to keep.
• It is simply FUN to have a bundle of activities wrapped in your favorite colors in a compact form
• Quiet Books, allow the child to discover and explore skills such as hand dexterity, fine motor, concentration, hand eye coordination, order, focus, logic and reasoning, cause and effect. The open-ended play helps the child improve vocabulary, sensory perception as well as independence and confidence.
• It is intuitive and requires minimum feedback from parents.
• These bright coloured and beautifully crafted books encourage children to use their imagination and creativity without being influenced by the kind of sounds commonly found in battery operated toys.
• They spark imagination, pretend play and are so versatile
• Easy and light to carry, they can fit in any handbag and can be used anywhere where you wish the child to be busy and silent. This could range from doctor’s visit, long drive, flight or simply at home.
• They make perfect birthday, Christmas or Christening presents
How do I know which of the books is best suited for my child’s age group?
We have categorized the books according to the age group ranging from 6 months to 6 years. Each category has quite a few options to make sure that you can find the quiet book that suits your child interest and need.
However, please keep in mind that each child follows his own growth trajectory, therefore we request you to browse through the complete assortment over various categories to choose the one that fits best to your requirement.
How early on can I introduce quiet books to my child?
These books can be introduced as early on as 3 months during tummy or lap time. While choosing a quiet book for infants, look for the one which focuses on textures to help them discover their different senses.
What materials are the Quiet Books made of?
We use fabrics, felt and accessories such as Velcro, buttons, beads and clasps of different kinds that are suitable for baby and toddler products.
Can the Quiet Books be washed?
The Quiet Books cannot be washed. However, they can easily be cleaned using a wet cloth. Please refer to
Are the Quiet Books sustainably made?
When you buy our Quiet books please be rest assured that the principles of sustainability and social entrepreneurship are embraced.
Where can I physically see the Quiet Books before deciding to buy?
Kind und Jugend:
20-23 September 2018
12- 14 October 2018
20-21 October 2018
27-28 October 2018
9- 11 November 2018
16-18 November 2018
23- 25 November 2018
Bad Homburger Weihnachtsmarkt:
30 November – 2 December 2018
7 December – 9 December 2018
14 December – 16 December 2018
21 December – 23 December 2018
22 November – 23 December 2018
We will update about the various exhibitions where Jolly Designs will participate, via our social media channels and website, well in time.
Can the Quiet Book be personalized with my child’s name?
We are working on this possibility and hope to offer then same by Q3, 2019.
Do you offer Gift Coupon?
Yes, please visit the home option of the website to check and buy the Gift Coupon option.
Can I mix and match pages from the Quiet Books available on the website?
We welcome feedback and try to improve our new product offerings based on your requests. Unfortunately, customizations are not foreseen in our current product offering.
Will the Quiet Book be exactly like I see in the video?
Colors may slightly differ depending on the screen the video is being viewed on.
What are your hours of operation?
Please refer to the contact section on our website. If you have messaged our social media pages or emailed us, please allow us up to 24 hours to read, process and respond to your query.
I just placed my order, when will it reach me?
For most Quiet Books, your package will be shipped within 24-48 hours of receiving your order. However, please note that incase of direct bank payment, the packet can only be shipped once we receive the payment in our account.
Once your packet is shipped, you will be emailed a tracking number helping you to track your shipment at every stage.
Are the Quiet Books only available in Germany?
We ship the books anywhere in Europe.
In addition, please note that we are continuously working towards expanding our distribution network via partners across Europe. We aim to bring our products as near as possible to your location. Please review our distribution network under Contact Us link which will be continuously updated.
Can I view the videos in various languages?
Currently, you can view the videos in English, German and Italian. Should your language not be represented so far, please let us know; maybe we can cooperate with you to translate the videos in your desired language.
What if some of the pieces from the Quiet Book are lost?
We have spare pieces for most of the books with us on stock. Please write to us, with regards to which parts would you like to have, and we will get back to you with the availability and shipping.
These are available on chargeable basis.
How do I store the books?
We heard your wish of having a cool place for the book and NOW offer you a beautiful drawstring bag to store your favorite Quiet book, making sure that its well preserved and safe!!
I need to change my order; how can I do that?
Please email us at email@example.com right away with your order number, updated product details and complete shipping information. If your package has not been shipped, we will be happy to make the corrections required.
I need to cancel my order, how can I do it?
Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your order number. If your package has not been shipped, we will cancel it for you.
However, if the package has been shipped, you would be required to ship it back (please refer to our returns policy) and upon receipt we shall refund the money.